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Compare Alienware m17 R2 vs Alienware m15 R2

Reviews

Neoscore
74%
76%
Pros
  • Powerful gaming performance
  • Slim, lightweight chassis
  • Excellent keyboard and touchpad
  • Excellent battery life
  • Sleek design with RGB lighting
  • Comfortable keyboard and touchpad
  • Excellent battery life
Cons
  • Fans pulse more frequently than on older Alienware laptops
  • Very warm CPU temperatures
  • Very expensive

Construction

Battery Capacity
76 Wh
76 Wh
Camera | Front
Alienware FHD (1920x1080 resolution) camera with
Alienware FHD (1920x1080 resolution) camera with
Colors
Lunar Light or Dark Side of the Moon
Lunar Light or Dark Side of the Moon
Material
Magnesium alloy
Magnesium alloy
Microphone
Dual array integrated microphones
Dual array integrated microphones
Speakers
2.0 speakers
2.0 speakers

Dimensions

Size | Depth
295.5 mm / 11.63 inch
276 mm / 10.9 inch
Size | Height
20.5 mm / 0.807 inch
W/ Tobii Eyetracking20.5 mm / 0.807 inch
W/o Tobii Eyetracking20.1 mm / 0.791 inch
Size | Width
399.8 mm / 15.74 inch
360.5 mm / 14.19 inch
Weight
2.63 kg / 5.80 lbs
2.16 kg / 4.75 lbs

Display

Contrast Ratio
LCD800:1 or 1000:1
OLED100000:1
Display Diagonal
17.3 inch
17.3 inch
Display Type
LCD or OLED
Gamut
LCD72% or 100% sRGB
OLED100% DCI-P3
Refresh Rate
60 Hz or 144Hz
60 Hz or 144Hz
Resolution
FHD (1920x1080)
LCDFHD (1920x1080)
OLED4K UHD (3840x2160)
Response Time
144Hz9 ms
60Hz25 ms
LCD7 or 25 ms
OLED1 ms

Function

Chipset
Mobile Intel HM370 Chipset
Mobile Intel HM370 Chipset
Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 4GB GDDR5, GTX 1660 Ti 6GB GDDR6, RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6, RTX 2070 Max-Q 8GB GDDR6, or RTX 2080 Max-Q 8GB GDDR6
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 4GB GDDR5, GTX 1660 Ti 6GB GDDR6, RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6, RTX 2070 Max-Q 8GB GDDR6, or RTX 2080 Max-Q 8GB GDDR6
Keyboard Backlight
Keyboard with per key RGB LED AlienFX lighting
Keyboard with per key RGB LED AlienFX lighting
Operating System
Windows 10
Windows 10
Ports
3x USB 3.1 Gen1 + 1x Thunderbolt 3 + 1x Alienware Graphics Amplifier + 1x RJ45 (Gigabit or 2.5Gbps) + 1x HDMI 2.0b + 1x Mini-DisplayPort 1.4 + 1x Audio out + 1x Headset
3x USB 3.1 Gen1 + 1x Thunderbolt 3 + 1x Alienware Graphics Amplifier + 1x RJ45 (Gigabit or 2.5Gbps) + 1x HDMI 2.0b + 1x Mini-DisplayPort 1.4 + 1x Audio out + 1x Headset
Processor
9th-gen Intel Core i5-9300H, i7-9750H, i9-9880H, or i9-9880HK
9th-gen Intel Core i5-9300H, i7-9750H, i9-9880H, or i9-9880HK
Wireless Connectivity
WiFi 5 and Bluetooth 4.2
WiFi 5 and Bluetooth 4.2

Performance

Key Travel
1.7 mm
1.7 mm
Memory | Capacity
8 or 16 GB
8 or 16 GB
Memory | Type
DDR4 2666MHz
DDR4 2666MHz
Power Supply
130, 180, or 240 W
130, 180, or 240 W
Storage
2x PCIe M.2 up to 4TB
2x PCIe M.2 up to 4TB

Production

Debut
2019 Computex
2019 Computex
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