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Alienware M17x R3

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Alienware M17x R3. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the touchpad and screen. The design and durability also get good reviews. Many are less positive about the size and portability. There are some mixed opinions about the battery and usability.

performance, durability, design, screen, touchpad

portability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Alienware M17x R3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Allan 'Zardon' Campbell (kitguru.net)

Alienware M17x R3 Laptop Review (Core i7 2630QM / 256GB SSD)

 

Alienware are an iconic system builder. For years they have been building radical, futuristically st Alienware are an iconic system builder. For years they have been building radical, futuristically styled machines which have featured in many high...

If you want the ultimate performance desktop replacement, then this might just hit the spot. Just be aware of the weight and the short battery life, this is a desktop replacement, not a ‘portable, everyday’ machine. Carrying it to LAN parties, then...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by : Sebastian Jentsch (notebookcheck.net)

Review Alienware M17x R3 (GTX 460M, i7-2630QM) Notebook

 

Benchmark Destroyer. With its brisk SSD, Sandy Bridge quad-core C

Craftsmanship of Case Outstanding; Excellent Application Performance thanks to SSD; High-Contrast Full-HD Display; Responsive, Sturdy Keyboard; Fast-Reacting Touchpad; 90º of Horizontal Viewing Angles; Always Remains Cool to the Touch; Many Ports...

Loud under Heavy Use; Extremely Heavy; Many Pointy, Hard Corners; Not High-End Color Space

Deviltech Fragbook DTX (P170HM): GeForce GTX 470M; Asus G73SW: GeForce GTX 460M; mySN XMG P500 PRO: GTX 460M and 15.6" full-HD ; Deviltech HellMachine DTX: GeForce GTX 480M SLI; mySN XMG U700 ULTRA: GeForce GTX 460M SLI; Medion Erazer X6811: GeForce...

May, 2012

Expert review by : Charles P. Jefferies (NotebookReview.com)

Alienware M17x R3 Review

 

Now in its third iteration, the M17x continues to be an impressive looker and performer. We go hands-on with this 17.3-inch top-shelf gaming notebook. Is the Alienware M17x R3 the best buy for gamers?

Fantastic performance ; Unique design ; Excellent keyboard and touchpad ; Great speakers

Build quality not as good as old M17x ; Gets noisy under full load ; With great performance, cool design and fantastic speakers, the Alienware M17x R3 is a top-level 17-inch gaming notebook.

With great performance, cool design and fantastic speakers, the Alienware M17x R3 is a top-level 17-inch gaming notebook.

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : Craig Simms (cnet.com.au)

Alienware M17x R3

 

Huge amount of power. HDMI-in lets you use the screen as an external monitor. Lighting system allows customisation, or can be turned off.

Big and heavy. AMD switchable graphics are awful.

The M17x is a glorious piece of kit. The sheer size of the thing means that it isn't for everyone, but for those who want outrageous gaming ability from their laptop, this is it. Unless you get the bigger one ...

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : Stuart Davidson (hardwareheaven.com)

Alienware M17x R3 – 3D Vision Gaming Laptop Review

 

Alienware should be a brand that a large chunk of consumers are aware of, whether it is from knowledge of the enthusiast market or even through TV placement in shows such as 24, Smallville and The Big Bang Theory. There is also a strong possibility...

Feb, 2011

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