DELL Alienware AW17R3-4175SLV

DELL Alienware AW17R3-4175SLV

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 8.33 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1499.00 (for a new one, see 1 offer below) Black Friday Deals

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:87
GPU Benchmark:84
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at high settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:82/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

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DELL Alienware AW17R3-4175SLV
Faster CPU
GIGABYTE Sabre 17W-KB4
Faster GPU
MSI GS Series GS73 STEALTH PRO-009
Lighter
Better Value
Dell Inspiron 7000 Series i7559
Product nameDELL Alienware AW17R3-4175SLVGIGABYTE Sabre 17W-KB4MSI GS Series GS73 STEALTH PRO-009Computer Upgrade King CUK MSI GF72VR Gamer VR Ready Notebook PCDell Inspiron 7000 Series
CPU Benchmark87better90better90better9087
GPU Benchmark84better89better85better89worse77
Value for Money80worse70worse69worse69better91
Popularity808080better8480
Rating
Shopineer score82worse79worse79worse80better87
Price$1499.00$1499.00$1499.00$1499.00$1499.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1791.00$1644.00$1639.00$1629.00$2023.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Professional 64Bit
BrandDELLGIGABYTEMSIComputer Upgrade KingDell
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDUHD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080better3840 x 2160
LCD FeaturesWide Viewing AngleAnti-Glare IPS-Level Wide View AngleLED backlight & Truelife technology
TouchscreenNoNoNobetterYes
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.80 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzbetterProcessor: Intel Core i7-7700HQ Quad Core Processor (6MB CacheIntel Quad-Core i7-6700HQ
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHzbetter2.8 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.8 GHz3.8 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2400betterDDR4 2400worseDDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPM
SSD256 GBbetter512 GB256 GBbetter512 GBbetter1 TB
Optical Drive
WebcamFull HD 2 MP Camera with dual digital microphonesHD CameraFHD type (30fps@1080p)Yes
Battery8-cell Lithium Ion (92 Wh) BatteryLi-ion 6-cell, 5500 mAh, 62 Wh3 cell (65 Whr)6-Cell
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 970MbetterGeForce GTX 1060betterGeForce GTX 1050 TibetterGraphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5worseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
Video Memory3 GBbetter6 GBbetter4 GBbetter4 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller 1535 Wireless802.11ac Wireless LANKiller N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorEpic SilverAluminum BlackAluminum BlackGray
Weight8.33 lbs.better6.2 lbs.better5.35 lbs.better5.95 lbs.better5.89 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).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake15512058
Anno 1404541154
Anno 207025612011788
Anno 22051281075517
Ark Survival Evolved893222
ArmA 2150
Ashes of the Singularity584438
Assassin's Creed Syndicate79744920
Assassin's Creed Unity67563823
AssassinĀ“s Creed III959548
Battlefield 11421225855
Battlefield 315913011755
Battlefield 419917813457
Battlefield Hardline1701438453
BioShock Infinite17515014972
Borderlands 215611211198
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare64443182
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1141086656
Civilization 511546
Civilization VI88705143
Company of Heroes 258555830
Crysis - CPU Benchmark67530918239
Crysis - GPU Benchmark11627818143
Crysis 21625710871
Crysis 31301118333
Crysis Warhead70
Darksiders II257153
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising1441900706420
Dead Space 3355310270166
Deus Ex Human Revolution604271130
Deus Ex Mankind Divided77563217
Diablo III317285269225
Dirt 3202157160129
Dirt 4198785838
Dirt Rally27612710159
Dirt Showdown105989785
Dishonored 269583836
Dishonored130130130129
Doom 35052
Doom99774741
Dota 2 Reborn1391129593
Dota 2120117118
Evolve1261036356
F.E.A.R. 238781218946
F1 201124802179458137
F1 2012190140129108
F1 2013129123118106
F1 201411411111296
F1 2017141836842
FIFA 16241218172
FIFA 17194190160153
Fallout 41351005343
Far Cry 2992481006
Far Cry 3111938140
Far Cry 495876048
Far Cry Primal90565036
Farming Simulator 1718615812189
Fifa 113363599
Fifa 1226731543593413
Fifa 13479406379357
Fifa 14501369351307
Fifa 15267249212
For Honor179676346
GRID 217313012189
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto30427
GTA V1351246928
Ghost Recon Wildlands95444123
Guild Wars 21616049
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark350
Hitman 201662583736
Just Cause 297
Just Cause 386835851
Left 4 Dead37318
Mad Max1648376
Mafia 2148141138129
Mafia 3624021
Mass Effect 3606860
Mass Effect Andromeda81513331
Max Payne 390937858
Metal Gear Solid V60576060
Metro 203311317313648
Mirror's Edge Catalyst125974742
Need for Speed 201696895844
Need for Speed Shift5322410228
No Man's Sky74653821
Overwatch2282029763
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds127544536
Prey138947864
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege2291618864
Resident Evil 52136198109
Resident Evil 7152916756
Rise of the Tomb Raider106734538
Risen515157141120
Rocket League249184114
Saints Row IV92928158
SimCity147918247
Sims 364732087962
Sims 41881469991
Sleeping Dogs17014812945
Star Wars Battlefront1681397060
StarCraft 243410812683
Supreme Commander - FA Bench59111542240
Team Fortress 211083117105
The Crew60606050
The Division116884333
The Elder Scrolls Online93918154
The Evil Within10410265
The Secret World577834629
The Witcher 3138844526
Thief81797748
Titanfall 21411095953
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider34228018787
Torchlight 2147152131
Trackmania Nations Forever55819787
Watch Dogs 285743725
Watch Dogs99864935
World in Conflict - Benchmark2591537978
World of Tanks v8147878172
World of Warcraft57141420589
World of Warships14011710091
X-Plane 10.2589482519
XCOM 282523516