Prepare for battle
A potent blend of next-gen graphics power and menacing style, the Alienware 17 R4 is a true force of nature on the gaming scene. It's virtual reality-ready and tackles the most intense games with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics that deliver extremely smooth, cinematic gameplay. The Alienware 17 is also built with premium materials that ensure rugged durability, enhanced thermal management, and overall tactile comfort.
VR-ready NVIDIA graphics
Get next-gen VR performance with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics, the most advanced ever created with three times the performance of previous generation GPUs.
Sign in to the Alienware 17 with just a look thanks to facial-recognition technology enabled by Windows Hello and the PC's HD+IR presence detection camera.
A hinge-forward design moves the thermal shelf to the rear to enable a thinner design, better ventilation, higher-quality sound, and external ports organization.
Powerful Intel Core i7 processor
The lightning-fast 6th Gen Intel Core i7 delivers striking visuals, extended battery life, and higher data transfer rates.
USB 3.1 with Thunderbolt
The Alienware 17 includes a USB 3.1 Type-C port with Thunderbolt support for more convenient connectivity options, as well as super-speedy charging, transfers, and downloads.
Dual SSD and HDD storage
Load games and profiles faster with the lightning-quick 256GB solid state drive, and store your entire library of games on the massive 1TB hard drive.
The Alienware TactX keyboard supports N key rollover, enabling over 108 key commands for maximum actions that deliver rapid response for any keystroke.
The best Windows yet
Windows 10 delivers faster start-ups, a familiar yet expanded Start menu, and great new ways to get stuff done across multiple devices.
The Microsoft difference
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The best computer meticulously configured
World-class security software
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17.3 in Full HD IPS (1920 x 1080)
Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.60 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.50 GHz
16GB DDR4 2400 MHz
Hard drive size
256GB SSD + 1TB 7200 RPM HDD
Windows 10 Home, 64-bit
Alienware Sound Center
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 with 8GB GDDR5 graphics memory, Intel HD Graphics 530
1 USB 3.1 Type-C with Thunderbolt • 1 USB 3.1 Type-C • 2 USB 3.0 (1 charge) • 1 HDMI • 1 Mini DisplayPort • 1 Alienware Graphics Amplifier port • Headphone output/Microphone input combo • LAN (10/100/1000)
68 WHr lithium-ion*
Alienware HD+IR presence detection camera
802.11ac (Miracast enabled)
16.70 x 13.10 x 1.18 in (424.18 x 332.74 x 29.97 mm)
9.60 lbs (4.35 kg)
Model number: Alienware 17 R4 • Backlit keyboard • TPM 2.0 • Touchpad dimensions: 99 x 55 mm • Lightup touchpad • Windows Hello • Security lock slot