Lean, mean, and specced to the max, the Dell Alienware 17 casts a long shadow over the battlefield. It's a killshot dream, headed by mind-melting NVIDIA GTX GeForce 980M graphics and an all-powerful sixth-generation Intel Core i7 processor. It's heavy on memory with 16GB for lightning-quick performance, and has 10 customizable lighting zones on the keyboard for countless color combinations.
Eye-popping 4K UHD
With a resolution of 3840 x 2160—four times that of Full HD—the razor-sharp 17.3-inch (439.42-millimeter) display shows every last detail with lifelike accuracy.
Blistering NVIDIA graphics
Crank up the settings with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M graphics, which deliver blazing-fast performance, improved battery life, and faster, smoother gameplay.
Powerful Intel Core i7 processor
Faster than ever, the sixth-generation Intel Core i7 delivers striking visuals, extended battery life, and higher data transfer rates.
Super slim yet strong
Under an inch (23.90 millimeters) thin, the Alienware 17 is 20% slimmer than previous models and is built with durable copper, aluminum, and carbon-fiber components.
USB 3.1 Type-C port
The Alienware 17 includes USB Type-C with Thunderbolt support, which enables lightning-fast data transfers over Thunderbolt.
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17.3 in (439.42 mm) 4K UHD LED display (3840 x 2160)
Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.60 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.50 GHz
16GB DDR4 2133 MHz
Hard drive size
256GB SSD + 1TB HDD
Windows 10 Home, 64-bit
3-in-1 media card reader
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M graphics with 4GB GDDR5 memory, Intel HD Graphics 530
3 USB 3.0 (1 powered) • 1 USB 3.1 Type-C with Thunderbolt support • HDMI • Headphone output • Microphone input • Alienware Graphics Amplifier port • LAN (10/100/1000)
802.11ac/a/b/g/n (Miracast enabled)
16.93 x 11.49 x 0.94 in (430.00 x 291.90 x 23.90 mm)
8.20 lbs (2.08 kg)
Model number: AW17R3-834SLV • Backlit keyboard with 10 unique programmable zones with up to 20 distinct colors • TPM 2.0 • Keyboard: English • Keyboard travel: 2.4 mm • Touchpad dimensions: 100 x 56 mm • Security lock slot