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Alienware x17 R1 (x17 R1)

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Alienware x17 R1 is an impressively priced 17″ gaming laptop. It has the GeForce RTX 3080 GPU that is very good for gaming. The laptop has not the best Intel processor, but a decent amount of memory for its price.

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Alienware x17 R1 (x17 R1) technical specifications

Alienware x17 R1 (x17 R1)


Alienware x17 R1 (x17 R1)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-11800H
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.
GeForce RTX 3080
Screen size
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
3.2 kg
Size (length x width x height)
39.93 x 29.94 x 2.14 cm
(15.72 x 11.79 x 0.84 inches)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11
Hard drives
1000gb SSD
Release date
September 12, 2021

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Laptop Dimensions

15.72 in
39.93 cm
11.79 in
29.94 cm
Thickness: 0.84 in (2.14 cm) description

Alienware x17 R1 17.3 Inch FHD (1920 x 1080) Gaming Laptop, Intel Core i7-11800H (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.

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.

ASIN: B0999J9D43