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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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:89
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:97

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:79/ 100

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Product nameAlienware AW15R2-6161SLV 15.6-Inch FHD LaptopEluktronics P650HP6-G VR Ready 15.6" 120Hz 5ms Gamers Edition LaptopXOTIC PC ASUS ROG GL502VM-DB71 Gamer NotebookMSI GS63VR Stealth Pro-034MSI GS Series GS63VR Stealth Pro-034
CPU Benchmark89better92898989
GPU Benchmarkbetter90better90better90better90
Value for Money57better60better59better59
Popularity97worse93worse52worse80worse80
Rating
Shopineer score79better93worse67worse75worse75
Price$1549.11worse$1549.95better$1549.00better$1549.00better$1549.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1497.00$1552.00$1537.00$1537.00
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10Windows 10 Multi-languageWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandAlienwareEluktronicsXOTIC PCMSIMSI
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display Type15.6" Full HD eDP IPS-LevelFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology, eDP
TouchscreenNo
ProcessorIntel Quad Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz ProcessorbetterLatest 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7700HQ Quad Core Processor6th Generation Intel SkylakeTM i7-6700HQIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6-3.5GHz (Skylake)Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2400
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery3 cell (57Whr)3 cell (57 Whr)
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics Card16 GB DDR4 GTX 970M NO G-SYNCbetter6GB GDDR5 VRAM Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 VR Ready GraphicsbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB) GDDR5 (Pascal) DX12 Graphics CardbetterNVIDIA GTX1060 6G GDDR5betterGeForce GTX 1060
Video Memory6 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)Killer N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)
ColorAluminum Black
Weight7.07 lbs.better4.9 lbs.better3.96 lbs.better3.96 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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