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The rush is real.
Engineered with no-nonsense design that gives gamers what they want, the all new Alienware 15 is built thin without sacrificing performance. Its crafted with aerospace-inspired carbon fiber that provides styled stiffness and impressive durability. Itïs outfitted with copper heat sinks that enable proper cooling, full-throttle graphics performance for up to 100W of dedicated graphics power from AMD or NVIDIA. If that wasnït enough, Alienware 15 also includes a USB Type-Cï port with support for SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps and Thunderbolt 3 technologies.
Amplified graphics. Advanced gaming.
Plug in. Buckle up:Supercharge your at-home gaming with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier. Simply plug in the Alienware 15, reboot and enjoy a fully expanded desktop experience supported graphics cards from AMD or NVIDIA that result in up to a 4K experience, multiple-monitor display and more connectivity with a built-in 4-port USB 3.0 hub. You can also attach as many extra monitors as the graphics card and outputs in your Alienware Amplifier will allow.
Graphics powerhouse:When gaming on the go, the AMD or NVIDIA based graphics feature up to 4GB of GDDR5 standard memory, for smooth, crisp responsive performance that will keep you immersed and engaged
What you need. Anywhere, anytime.
Cutting edge craftsmanship
Carbon fiber craftsmanship:Inspired by aerospace technologies, the carbon fiber composites in Alienware laptops deliver a unique rigidity and high stiffness-to-weight ratio. The result is a whole new tactile experience
Sleek. Solid. Aluminum.:Displays this good require serious protection, so we encased them in an anodized aluminum shell that matches the hinge strength and structural rigidity and boasts a new, iconic design.
Cooler with copper:Churn out maximum power while keeping your cool. Copper thermal modules allow your graphics cards and processors to perform at the highest level while the heat pipes and blocks prevent overheating.
Guaranteed up to 10 million keystrokes:Experience the sensation of uniform feedback with the reinforced steel plate of our TactX keyboard, which also protects internal components from debris. Launch shortcuts to applications or even macros in-game, thanks to five customizable keys capable of up to 15 unique commands, programmed via the Alienware Command Center software.
Rigorously tested for robust durability:Alienware laptops are tested to stand up to tens of thousands of functions : power button pushes, hinges opening and closing, twists, turns, and up to 1 million touchpad strokes. We test hard so you can game hard, reliably.
Engineered for extreme action.
Introducing Intel best processor ever:
Heroic experiences await thanks to the stunning graphics and astounding performance of new 6th generation Intel Core processor based devices running Windows* 10 with DirectX 12. The new standard for PC performance has arrived with Intel 6th Gen Core processors! This blazing fast, feature packed processor has built-in security and is ready to take your productivity, creativity and 3D gaming to the next level.
With 6th generation Intel Core i processors for truly intense, full-voltage quad-core action, the Alienware 15 is equipped for up to 4.1 GHz ofï¿½dynamically overclocked power and a seamless gaming experience.Intel offers the only processors that allow you to hyper thread so your machine will run as eight virtual cores, powering through in parallel.
Dynamic overclocking:Alienware 15 automatically overclocks and monitors internal temperatures to keep your system running cool when the action is hot and deliver performance precisely when you need it
Newer, faster, better:Performance gets a massive shot in the arm with the introduction of new PCIe SSDs in Alienware 15. Capable of up to 5.3 times the bandwidth of previous generation SATA SSDs, games, media and everything else you loves loads faster, and gets you into the action sooner.
DDR4 memory:Alienware 15 supports DDR4 running at 2133MHz and has overclock potential via the BIOS, so you have the opportunity to crank out maximum performance.
Extend your reach.
Mobility meets connectivity:Hook up your favorite accessories with the new superfast USB Type-C port, offering speeds 2x as fast as USB 3.0 with SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps (USB 3.1).
Blow your hair back:Use your USB Type- C port as a Thunderbolt 3 port, and experience 40Gbps (4x the USB 3.1 protocol) or drive 4K displays as if the port were a Thunderbolt or DisplayPort. Or maximize your options by daisychaining your Thunderbolt devices together.
Better, faster, clearer:Run 4K resolution content on external displays 60Hz using the new HDMI 2.0 port, for better resolution, smoother graphics and an overall upgrade in awesomeness.
Engage your senses.
Visionary display:Enjoy IPS-based LCD technology on an expansive 15.6" screen that offers stunningly clear color and clarity anywhere. The Alienware 15 comes standard with Full HD display.
Sound and fury:Rich, impressive Alienware 15 audio is powered by Klipsch and Creative SoundBlaster X-Fi technology. Look directly into the eyes of your friends and opponents with a 2.0MP Full HD webcam and let the banter flow with a dual microphone array.
Connect and conquer:The combination of the Killerï Wireless-AC 1535 with the Killer E2400 provides unprecedented speed, intelligence and control to your gaming experience. Download faster, stream better, and enjoy smoother gaming with Killer DoubleShotï Pro and Advanced Stream Detectï technology. Killer DoubleShot Pro provides the ultimate networking experience by smartly having Killer Ethernet and Killer Wireless work together to determine which network traffic should run on each interface. This provides the absolute fastest possible gaming and streaming experience.Plus, all Alienware 15 systems come with Bluetooth 4.1 technology.
Unleash your rigï s greatest capabilities with Windows 10
DirectX 12:Break down boundaries and step into your game with graphics more stunning than ever before with the new DirectX 12 technology. Windows 10 API is armed with new features that will provide quicker processing in real time to generate higher FPS and richer graphics as well as reduced power consumption to play longer.
Expand your community:Xbox app lets you see what your friends are playing now, chat with your community, and track your scores and achievements. Plus, Game DVR lets you record your best hero moves for sharing with friends.
Play more games:The greatest Xbox games are now at your fingertips, and you will get built-in support for the Xbox controller and even stream Xbox One games to a Windows 10 PC, laptop, or tablet anywhere in your home. Even the cross-device barriers are down start a game on your PC and move to your Xbox to continue playing.
Start menu back and improved:You will game like an expert from the get-go since your Windows Start menu is back in an expanded form. Plus, all your pinned applications will carry over so your experience is familiar, productive and better than ever.
The speed you need:Windows 10 starts up and resumes fast so there no buffer between you and your game. Even your updates reach you as soon as they are available so you always have the latest and greatest features.
Command Center 4.0
Take control of every aspect of your Alienware PC and Graphics Amplifierï¿½s performance with stunning ease and fine-tuned adjustability.
Manage all of your PC power with one easy program. Alter your settings to extend battery life by dimming lights across separate areas, activating hibernation options or shutting down easily. It all under your control.
External Chassis Connections
1. 3-in-1 Media Card Reader
2. Thunderbolt 3 Port (USB Type-C with support for SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps, 40Gbps Thunderbolt, and DisplayPort)
3. SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports
4. RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet IPv6
5. Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port
6. HDMI (2.0 Output with NVIDIA /1.4 with AMD) Output
7. Power/DC-in Jack
8. Noble Lock port (cable and lock sold separately)
9. Headphone 1/8" Port (retaskable for Microphone/Line-In analog audio input)
Dimensions & Weight
Height: 0.94 1.339" (23.9mm-34.0mm) ‚ Width: 15.19" (385.8mm) ‚ Depth: 10.64" (270.2mm) ‚ Starting at weight: 7.07Lbs. (3.207Kg.)