Alienware 8G8H4
Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A

Alienware 8G8H4 vs Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A

£1,799.00
£1,587.99
£1,949.00
£1,529.00

Comparison summary

For performance Alienware 8G8H4 has a lot better performing processor. It also has more memory.

For displaying graphics 8G8H4 has a lot faster graphics card.

Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A has a higher resolution screen (WQXGA).

8G8H4 has a bigger screen. For carrying MPXW2B/A is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

8G8H4 has more SSD storage 8G8H4 has an HDD storage.

MPXW2B/A is a bit cheaper.

Alienware 8G8H4
Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A

Alienware 8G8H4

Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A

Compare laptop specifications

Alienware 8G8H4Apple MacBook MPXW2B/A
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-7700HQIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1060Intel Iris Graphics
Screen size
17.3″13″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)WQXGA (2560 x 1600 pixels)
Weight
4.42 kg1.37 kg
Size (length x width x height)
42.39 x 33.2 x 3 cm30.4 x 21.23 x 1.5 cm
(16.69 x 13.07 x 1.18 inches)(11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 inches)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10?
Hard drives
250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD500gb SSD
Amazon.co.uk List Price
£1,799.00£1,949.00
Amazon.co.uk Lowest New Price
£1,587.99£1,529.00
Amazon.co.uk Lowest Used Price
£1,289.59£1,420.00
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Amazon.co.uk description

Alienware 17.3-Inch Full HD Gaming Notebook - (Epic Silver) (Intel Core i7-7700HQ, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD Plus 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GTX 1060 6 GB Graphics Card, Windows 10 Home)

Alienware's most powerful 17-inch gaming laptop is designed for VR with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series graphics and Tobii Aware software, taking you deeper into the game. You'll never look at gaming the same way. Unparalleled immersion pairs with on-of-a-kind gaming technology that makes your eyes your controller. Check out why the Alienware 17 with Tobii eye tracking technology was a CES 2017 Innovation Award honoree.

Over 80 quadrillion lighting combinations via 13 unique programmable lighting zones with up to 20 distinct colours.

Includes 1 ThunderboltTM 3 Port (USB Type-CTM with support for SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps, 40Gbps Thunderbolt, and DisplayPort), RJ-45 Killer Networks e2400 Gigabit Ethernet Port, Mini-Display Port 1.2 (certified) Output, Power/DC-in Jack, Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port

Introduces premium materials such as anodized aluminium, magnesium alloy, steel-reinforcements, and copper thermal management to ensure a level of stiffness, rigidity, thinness, and high-quality feel all without sacrificing gaming performance.

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 with 6GB GDDR5

Designed for the most immersive VR.

Apple 13-Inch Macbook Pro with Retina (Space Grey) - (Intel Core i5 3.1 GHz, 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD)

It's razor thin, feather light, and even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colourful Mac notebook display ever. And it features the Touch Bar - a Multi-Touch-enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, just when you want them. MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it's ready for yours. It's razor thin, feather light, and even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colourful Mac notebook display ever. And it features the Touch Bar - a Multi-Touch-enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, just when you want them. MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it's ready for yours. The Touch Bar replaces the function keys that have long occupied the top of your keyboard with something much more versatile and capable.2 It changes automatically based on what you're doing to show you relevant tools you already know how to use - system controls like volume and brightness, interactive ways to adjust or browse through content, intelligent typing features like emoji and predictive text, and more. And now TouchID is available on a Mac, enabling instant access to logins and fast, secure online purchases with Apple Pay. Every 13-inch model features powerful integrated graphics with 64MB of embedded DRAM, which accelerates graphics tasks. That means more time for what matters most - creating amazing work. MacBook Pro packs more performance into a thin design, yet still provides all-day battery life - up to 10 hours for both the 13-inch and 15-inch models.1 So you're free to keep watching, gaming and editing from wherever you are. The display in the MacBook Pro is the best ever in a Mac notebook. It features bright LED backlighting and a high contrast ratio, delivering deep blacks and bright whites. Its large pixel aperture and variable refresh rate make it power efficient.

Processor: 3.1GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost up to 3.5GHz, with 64MB of eDRAM

RAM: 8GB of 2133MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory

Storage: 512GB PCIe-based onboard SSD

Retina display: 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2560x1600 native resolution at 227 pixels per inch with support for millions of colours

Operating System: macOS Sierra, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650