Alienware AW15R2-6161SLV 15.6-Inch FHD Laptop

Description

Intel Quad Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz Processor, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, 16 GB DDR4 GTX 970M NO G-SYNC, Windows 10, 7.07 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1498.00 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:89
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:90

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:88/ 100

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Product nameAlienware AW15R2-6161SLV 15.6-Inch FHD LaptopMSI GS63 STEALTH PRO-016 IPS Level 15.6" Thin and Light GamingLenovo ThinkPad P50 Mobile Workstation Laptop - Windows 10 Pro -Lenovo ThinkPad P50 Mobile Workstation Laptop - Windows 8.1 Pro -Alienware AW15R2-4624SLV 15.6 Inch Laptop
CPU Benchmark89better928989worse82
GPU Benchmarkbetter87better78better78
Value for Money84better94worse77worse77better91
Popularity90worse83worse63worse53worse79
Rating
Shopineer score88better90worse76worse73worse85
Price$1498.00$1498.00worse$1498.11worse$1498.11better$1149.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1859.00$2326.00$1755.00$1755.00$1587.00
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10 ProWindows 8.1 ProWindows 10
BrandAlienwareMSILenovoLenovoAlienware
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display Type
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPSIPSIPS
Touchscreen
ProcessorIntel Quad Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz ProcessorbetterProcessor: Core i7-7700HQIntel Core i7-6700HQIntel Core i7-6700HQworseIntel Core i5-6300hq
Cores44444
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
Webcam
Battery
Battery Life
Graphics Type
Graphics Card16 GB DDR4 GTX 970M NO G-SYNCbetterGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050TI 4G GDDR5betterNon-Touch Display - NVIDIA Quadro M1000M Discrete Graphics with betterNon-Touch Display - NVIDIA Quadro M1000M Discrete Graphics with up to 2.5 GHz Processor with NVIDIA GTX 965M Graphics
Video Memory
Communication
WLAN
Color
Weight7.07 lbs.worse11.79 lbs.better5.8 lbs.better5.8 lbs.worse7.1 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
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