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)

Benchmarks / ratings

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

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:80/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

current
DELL Alienware AW17R3-4175SLV
Faster CPU
MSI GS73 STEALTH PRO-009
Faster GPU
MSI GS Series GS73 STEALTH PRO-009
Lighter
GIGABYTE Sabre 17W-KB4
Better Value
Product nameDELL Alienware AW17R3-4175SLVMSI GS73 STEALTH PRO-009MSI GS Series GS73 STEALTH PRO-009GIGABYTE Sabre 17W-KB4MSI GS73 STEALTH PRO-009 120Hz 5ms 17.3" Thin and Light Gaming
CPU Benchmark87better90better90better90better90
GPU Benchmark8484better85better8984
Value for Money74worse72worse71better91
Popularity80808080better95
Rating
Shopineer score80better8580worse79better92
Price$1499.00$1499.00$1499.00$1499.00$1499.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10
BrandDELLMSIMSIGIGABYTEMSI
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesAnti-Glare IPS-Level Wide View AngleWide Viewing Angle
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 - 3.8 GHz (Kaby Lake)betterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.80 GHzbetterProcessor: Core i7-7700HQ (2.8-3.8GHz)
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHzbetter2.8 GHzbetter2.8 GHz
Boost Frequency3.8 GHz3.8 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2400betterDDR4 2400
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPM7200 RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GBbetter512 GB256 GB
Optical DriveNone
WebcamFull HD 2 MP Camera with dual digital microphonesYesFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD Camera
Battery8-cell Lithium Ion (92 Wh) Battery3 cell (65Whr)3 cell (65 Whr)Li-ion 6-cell, 5500 mAh, 62 Wh
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 970MNVIDIA GeForce® GTX1050TI 4G GDDR5betterGeForce GTX 1050 TibetterGeForce GTX 1060Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050TI 4G GDDR5
Video Memory3 GBbetter4 GBbetter6 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller 1535 WirelessKiller N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)Killer N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorEpic SilverAluminum BlackAluminum Black
Weight8.33 lbs.better5.35 lbs.better6.2 lbs.worse11.3 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 Wake15412058
Anno 1404629160
Anno 207025612011788
Anno 22051281075517
Ark Survival Evolved92312215
ArmA 2150
Ashes of the Singularity594438
Assassin's Creed Syndicate79744920
Assassin's Creed Unity67563823
AssassinĀ“s Creed III959547
AssassinĀ“s Creed Origins71454033
Battlefield 11421225855
Battlefield 314012510755
Battlefield 419917813457
Battlefield Hardline1701438453
BioShock Infinite17515014972
Borderlands 2155113110100
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare182
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1141086656
Call of Duty WWII1791255946
Civilization 531759
Civilization VI88705143
Company of Heroes 258555830
Crysis - CPU Benchmark268952310833
Crysis - GPU Benchmark92789136
Crysis 21626210870
Crysis 31301118333
Crysis Warhead70
Darksiders II257153
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising1171731572339
Dead Space 3355305267165
Destiny 2111686351
Deus Ex Human Revolution610272130
Deus Ex Mankind Divided77563217
Diablo III317285269225
Dirt 3194162153102
Dirt 4198785838
Dirt Rally27612710159
Dirt Showdown105959184
Dishonored 269583836
Dishonored129129129129
Doom99774741
Dota 2 Reborn1391129696
Dota 2120117118
ELEX105534434
Evolve1261036356
F.E.A.R. 238781218946
F1 20112244196737321
F1 2012188140128108
F1 2013125121116105
F1 201411411111296
F1 2017151886843
FIFA 16241218172
FIFA 17194190160153
FIFA 18228205185182
Fallout 41351005343
Far Cry 2997951006
Far Cry 3111938140
Far Cry 495876048
Far Cry Primal90565036
Farming Simulator 1718615812189
Fifa 113363599
Fifa 12334520833851364
Fifa 13472383361322
Fifa 14503372356319
Fifa 15267249212
For Honor179676346
GRID 217713112489
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto461
GTA V1351246928
Ghost Recon Wildlands95444123
Guild Wars 21616049
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark418
Hitman 201662583736
Just Cause 293
Just Cause 386835851
Left 4 Dead372680
Mad Max1648376
Mafia 2148141138129
Mafia 3624021
Mass Effect 3606860
Mass Effect Andromeda81513331
Max Payne 386877158
Metal Gear Solid V60576060
Metro 203311317313648
Mirror's Edge Catalyst125974742
Need for Speed 201696895844
Need for Speed Payback107675752
Need for Speed Shift725273
No Man's Sky74653821
Overwatch2282029763
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds70604933
Prey138947864
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege2291618864
Resident Evil 54401182104
Resident Evil 7152916756
Rise of the Tomb Raider106734538
Risen505133142110
Rocket League249184114
Saints Row IV92928158
SimCity152848347
Sims 3907328951910
Sims 41881469991
Sleeping Dogs16814812945
Star Wars Battlefront 2127766444
Star Wars Battlefront1681397060
StarCraft 246915012683
Supreme Commander - FA Bench10367234739
Team Fortress 211295117105
The Crew60606050
The Division116884333
The Elder Scrolls Online94918254
The Evil Within 255353230
The Evil Within10410265
The Secret World469676504
The Witcher 3138844526
Thief81797748
Titanfall 21411095953
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider34228018787
Torchlight 2152159137
Trackmania Nations Forever39616993
Watch Dogs 285743725
Watch Dogs99864935
World in Conflict - Benchmark621784437332
World of Tanks v8132888170
World of Warcraft61141524089
World of Warships14011710091
X-Plane 10.2589482519
XCOM 282523516