Meet the most powerful gaming laptop in the universe: the 18.4” Alienware™ M18x merges high-end desktop-quality gaming with laptop freedom.
The Alienware™ M18x is an extreme gaming laptop designed for those who want desktop quality performance but with the flexibility of a laptop — the best of both worlds.
Dual graphics to bring your games to life.
Max out your game settings with dual-GPU graphics card options for a superior mobile gaming experience.
Factory-overclocked processors to power your applications.
Experience the pure processing might of the Alienware™ M18x and breeze through any game or application with optional 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor Extreme Edition.
An incredible LCD display is your window into another world.
Other universes await you on the Alienware M18x, which features a stunning 18.4" 1080p Full HD WLED LCD display.i
Alienware M18x is equipped with an outstanding array of enthusiast-class components and the latest in entertainment technology.
The technology you want.
Enjoy the flexibility of up to three hard drives, SSD configurations, caching and RAID options for incredible speed.
The entertainment you crave.
Savor a premium entertainment experience any way you like. Alienware M18x offers HDMI®-In, enabling you to use your laptop to display media from peripherals.
The Alienware™ M18x is a carefully engineered gaming machine with the design, customization and connectivity you crave.
Make your game system your own.
The anodized aluminum Alienware M18x offers the color choices and customization options you need to leave your mark. And with a customized laser-etched metal nameplate secured to the bottom of your system, your system is yours and yours alone.
Connect with your gaming world.
Plug in and prepare for battle. With HDMI® 1.4 output, HDMI 1.3 input and USB 3.0 ports, you can connect peripherals with ease and have the versatility to accommodate any gaming setup.
Savor streamlined gaming design.
Witness the ultimate in gaming comfort and style. The Alienware M18x is designed with extreme attention to detail, incorporating game-winning features such as TactX macro keys and rubberized edging to help protect your screen.
Alienware Command Center software features a powerful suite of customization options to make your Alienware M18x your own. Don’t just play a game. Play YOUR game.
The new AlienAdrenaline feature enables Game Mode, which lets you assign a unique profile to each game on your system. Disable unnecessary programs and activate your music player when you launch one game, or bring up key web links when you launch another.
AlienFX System Lighting Technology gives you access to a variety of themes and up to 512 billion distinct lighting combinationsi, so you can personalize as much as you like. Complete your immersion by customizing your system with themes that respond to in-game events with unique lighting effects.
AlienFusion power management controls enable you to configure your settings to maximize performance and efficiency while managing power usage. Crank up the settings for hardcore gaming and resource-intensive tasks, or scale back when you just need to run everyday programs.
Customize your touchpad’s sensitivity to prevent accidental contact, and activate virtual scrolling to enable vertical and horizontal scrolling with just a touch.
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"The M18X R2 has a gorgeous 18-inch 1080p display and Alienware’s awesome customizable backlighting."