Comparison of Alienware x17 R1 (Alienware x17 R1) vs Gigabyte AERO 15″ (15 OLED YD-93UK648SP)
Comparison of Gigabyte AERO 15″ (15 OLED YD-93UK648SP) vs Alienware x17 R1 (Alienware x17 R1)

Alienware x17 R1 (Alienware x17 R1) vs Gigabyte AERO 15″ (15 OLED YD-93UK648SP)

£3,399.00
£4,180.54
£3,799.99

Comparison summary

For performance Gigabyte AERO 15″ has a better performing processor.

The laptops have different operating systems, Alienware x17 R1 has Windows 11 and AERO has Windows 10 Pro.

AERO has a higher resolution screen (4k).

x17 R1 has a bigger screen. For carrying AERO is lighter.

x17 R1 is cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of Alienware x17 R1 (Alienware x17 R1)
Compare technical specifications of Gigabyte AERO 15″ (15 OLED YD-93UK648SP)

Alienware x17 R1 (Alienware x17 R1)

Gigabyte AERO 15″ (15 OLED YD-93UK648SP)

Compare specifications

Alienware x17 R1 (Alienware x17 R1)Gigabyte AERO 15″ (15 OLED YD-93UK648SP)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i9-11900HIntel Core i9-11980HK
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
32gb-
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 3080GeForce RTX 3080
Screen size
17.3″15.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)4k (3840 x 2160 pixels)
Weight
3.2 kg2 kg
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11Windows 10 Pro
Hard drives
1000gb SSD1000gb SSD
Amazon.co.uk List Price
£3,399.00£4,180.54
Amazon.co.uk Lowest New Price
£3,399.00£3,799.99
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Amazon.co.uk description

Alienware x17 R1 17.3 Inch FHD (1920 x 1080) Gaming Laptop, Intel Core i9-11900HK (11th Gen), NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 16GB GDDR6, 360Hz 300nits, 32 GB RAM, 1 TB SSD, Win 10 Home (Lunar Light)

With 8-core 11th Gen Intel Core processors you’ll experience high-performance action across your favorite games and applications.

For an improved visual experience, the 360Hz panel supports NVIDIA G-SYNC technology which is intended for a better handshake between the refresh rate of your display and the refresh rate that your GPU can provide.

The FHD 360Hz panel on the x17 includes low blue light technology that is hardware-based so you can game long, without any concerns or reduction in image quality.

Introducing Alienware's quad fan technology, a patent-pending industry exclusive included in our X-Series laptops. This new design includes a combination of standard evacuative fans which move air through the system.

Like an engine’s transmission, gamers can set, activate and manage five unique power states through the Alienware Command Center with this exclusive, patent-pending technology.

FREE Upgrade to Windows 11 - The Windows 11 upgrade will be delivered to qualifying devices late 2021 into 2022. Timing varies by device. Certain features require additional hardware - more information found on Microsoft Windows store.

Gigabyte AERO 15.6 Inch Creator Laptop, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 (8GB), UHD OLED, Intel i9 11980HK, 32GB, 512GB + 1TBGB SSD, Windows 10 Pro

Windows 10 Pro - GIGABYTE recommends Windows 10 Pro for business

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 (16 GB) Laptop GPU

11th Gen Intel Core i9 Processor H-Series

3mm Ultra-thin Bezel + X-Rite Pantone Certified Display

Samsung 4K UHD AMOLED Panel | AERO 15 OLED Creator Laptop: The 4K HDR OLED stunning visual is perfect for video editing & graphic design