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Alienware Introduces 17" Gaming Laptop with Haswell Quad Core
      #45104 - 08/08/13 02:44 PM

Alienware has introduced the Alienware 17 with 4th Generation Intel Core i7 processors Quad Core and optional overclocked processors, optional NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M with 4GB GDDR5 graphics memory and a beefy 8-cell battery. Alienware is running a special that can give you up to $100 saving on certain configurations. Here are the available specs on the Alienware 17:

4th Generation Intel Core i7-4700MQ processor (6MB Cache, up to 3.4GHz)
4th Generation Intel Core i7-4800MQ processor (6MB Cache, up to 3.7GHz)
4th Generation Intel Core i7-4900MQ processor (8MB Cache, up to 3.8 GHz)
4th Generation Intel Core i7-4930MX processor (8MB Cache, up to 3.9 GHz)

Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, English
Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, English
Windows 8, 64-bit, English
Windows 8 Pro, 64-bit, English

8GB Dual Channel DDR3L at 1600MHz
16GB Dual Channel DDR3L at 1600MHz
32GB Dual Channel DDR3L at 1600MHz

Intel HM87 Express Chipset

Video Card
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M with 2GB GDDR5
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770M with 3GB GDDR5
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M with 4GB GDDR5

17.3" WLED HD+ (1600 x 900) Anti-Glare Display
17.3" WLED FHD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Glare Display
17.3" 120Hz WLED FHD (1920 x 1080) TrueLife Display w/3D Bundle

Audio and Speakers
Internal High-Definition 5.1 Performance Audio with Dolby Home Theater v4 Software (Standard)
2.0 Speaker configuration
Audio Powered by Klipsch
7.1 Digital Audio out using HDMI out connection

Hard Drive
Up to 1500GB SATA hard drive (7200RPM)

Optical Drive
Slot-Loading 8x SuperMulti Drive (DVD+/-R/RW) (Standard)
Slot-Loading Dual Layer Blu-ray Reader (BD-ROM, DVD+/-RW, CD-RW)

8-cell Lithium Ion (86 wHr)
180W A/C Adapter
240W A/C Adapter

FullHD 2MP Camera with dual digital microphones

Killer Networks Gigabit Ethernet NIC (Standard)
5G WiFi Broadcom 4352 802.11n/ac and Bluetooth 4.0 (Standard)

Ports, Slots & Chassis
AlienFX Lighting Zones
10 unique programmable zones with up to 20 distinct colors providing over 10 trillion lighting combinations

Dimensions & Starting weight
Height: Front: 1.820 in (46.24 mm) Rear: 1.908 in (48.46 mm)
Depth: 11.772 in (299.00 mm)
Width: 16.282 in (413.56 mm)
Starting at weight with optional SSD: 9.1494 lbs. (4.1501 Kg.)

External Chassis Connections
(1x) Power/DC-in Jack
(1x) RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet IPv6 (3x) SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports
(1x) SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Port with PowerShare Technology
(1x) Mini-Display Port
(1x) HDMI 1.4 Output / 1.3 Input
(1x) 7-in-1 Media Card Reader
(2x) Audio Out 1/8" Ports (One compatible with inline mic headset)
(1x) Line In Microphone 1/8" Port (retaskable for 5.1 analog audio output)
(1x) Kensington Security Lock port (cable and lock sold separately)

Exterior Chassis Materials
Anodized Aluminum
Magnesium Alloy

4-Zone, multi-color RGB, keyboard with AlienFX lighting controls and numeric keypad
4 user-programmable keys providing up to 4 distinct functions per application or game

Memory Slots
4x 204-Pin DDR3L SO-DIMM SDRAM Slots

Alienware Command Center
AlienAdrenaline w/ Accelerator
Alienware TactX

Backlit button image sensor trackpad with all-points addressable (APA)

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