Comparison of Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002) vs Alienware 18-HID3
Comparison of Alienware 18-HID3 vs Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)

Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002) vs Alienware 18-HID3

Comparison summary

Microsoft Surface Book has Windows 10 Pro, which is safer than Windows 8 that is in Alienware 18-HID3.

For displaying graphics 18-HID3 has a lot faster graphics card.

Book has a higher resolution screen (PixelSense).

18-HID3 has a bigger screen. For carrying Book is lighter.

Book has more SSD, but 18-HID3 has an HDD storage.

18-HID3 is a bit cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)
Compare technical specifications of Alienware 18-HID3

Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)

Alienware 18-HID3

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Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)Alienware 18-HID3
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-6600UIntel Core i7 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Integrated graphicsGeForce GTX 780M
Screen size
Screen resolution
PixelSense (3240 x 2160 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
1.58 kg5.47 kg
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProWindows 8
Hard drives
500gb SSD250gb SSD, 750gb HDD Price
$1,999.11 List Price
£3,299.99£3,249.98 Lowest New Price
£3,299.99£3,249.98 Lowest Used Price
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£1,949.00 description

Microsoft Surface Book 13.5 inch Touchscreen Laptop (Intel Core i7-6600U 2.6 GHz, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, NVIDIA 1 GB Integrated Graphics, Windows 10 Pro) - Silver

13.5 inch PixelSense touchscreen display

6th Gen Intel Core i7

Surface pen and keyboard included

Windows 10 Pro operating system

Alienware 18 18.4" i7 4700MQ 3.4GHz NVIDIA SLI 780M 16GB 1600MHz RAM 256GB SSD 750GB HDD DVDRW Windows 8

CPU: Intel i7-4700MQ (2.4 - 3.4 GHz), GPU: Dual 4GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M - SLI Enabled, IC Diamond applied on CPU + GPU, RAM: 16GB DDR3L 1600 MHz (4 x 4GB)

HARD DRIVE: 256GB Samsung 840 Pro SSD + 750GB 7200RPM Hard Drive, OPTICAL DRIVE: Dual Layer DVD Burner (DVD+-RW, CD-RW)

DISPLAY: 18.4" WLED FHD (1920 X 1080) TrueLife Display, WIRELESS: Broadcom 4352 802.11 ac 2x2 w/ Bluetooth 4.0, OS: Windows 8 64 bit

WARRANTY: 1 Year Alienware Basic Service, includes In Home Service after Remote Diagnosis in UK, 1 Year Global HIDevolution Warranty, includes 2 way shipping to and from HIDevolution after Remote Diagnosis