Alienware M15x Laptop

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The Most Powerful 15-Inch Gaming Laptop in the Universe

  • Available with your choice of advanced and ATI Graphics, including the NVIDIA® Geforce® GTX 260M
  • Featuring the latest mobile Intel® processors, including upgrade options to the Intel® Core™ i7 940XM Extreme Edition

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Pure Domination

Take control of the game once and for all with the Alienware®  M15x, the universe’s most powerful 15" gaming laptop. Grab the reins of this 15" powerhouse with blazing-fast graphics, the latest in processor technology and Hi-def capabilities all in a devilishly sleek design. Sit back and enjoy the ride — gaming will never be the same.
The Future of Processing
The new Intel® Core™ i7 mobile processors will take you even further with features like Intel’s Hyper-Threading and Turbo Boost technologies that power through games, multimedia applications and your daily routine all at the same time.Alienware M15x Laptop Pure Domination
Graphics to Be Reckoned With

Faster and Smarter

Destroy and conquer with DDR3 1333MHz memory, engineered to support the next-generation quad-core processors that are designed to bring you faster speeds and higher bandwidths.

In-Your-Face Action

Max out your game settings with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 260M graphics cards that deliver the highest frame rates at the best resolutions on a 15" laptop. They’ll never see you coming, because you’re always a step ahead.

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Alienware M15x Laptop Fierce Design

Fierce Design

The M15x’s case design protects your world with aggressive lines and an in-your-face attitude that quickly dissipates system heat and looks good doing it. And you can personalize your machine from a selection of three colors: Metallic Red, Metallic Silver or Metallic Black.

QuickTouch System Control Pad — Run your fingers above the keyboard on your M15x and you won’t feel a thing. Your laptop, however, will. The Alienware QuickTouch control pad uses touch-capacitive sensors to access and manage power and volume controls, wireless connectivity and both Command Center and Stealth Mode launch functions. Illuminated by the dramatic AlienFX® lighting control system, QuickTouch renders mechanical buttons and control knobs obsolete.

Webcam — The 2.0MP webcam and digital microphone array let you broadcast across the web, while wireless capabilities keep you up and running anytime, anywhere.
Alienware M15x Laptop Command Center

Your Command Center

Alienware Command Center provides intuitive, user-friendly access to exclusive applications and controls, including AlienFX® lighting effects software and the AlienFusion power management system. Updates and new releases download directly into Command Center, creating a constantly evolving tool for modifying and personalizing your M15x.
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— This facial recognition software identifies numerous distinguishing features, utilizing the M15x’s webcam to read and verify biometric measurements that cannot be faked or stolen like a typed password.
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Alienware M15x Laptop Stealth Mode Odometer

Stealth Mode

Stealth Mode is designed to throttle back the CPU and GPU to decrease the energy consumption and noise output of the M15x. To engage Stealth Mode, simply use the Stealth Mode odometer, conveniently located above the keyboard with the touch-sensitive controls.
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Audio and Speakers

  • Internal High-Definition 5.1 Surround Sound Audio

Optical Drive

  • Slot-Loading Dual Layer Blu-ray Disc™ Read/Write (BR-R/W, DVD+-RW, CD-RW)
    Slot-Loading Dual Layer Blu-ray Disc™ Combo (BR-ROM, DVD+-RW, CD-RW)
    Slot-Loading Dual Layer DVD Burner (DVD+-RW, CD-RW)
    Dual Layer Blu - Ray Burner


  • Battery Options

    6-cell Lithium-Ion Battery - Primary, Additional
    9-cell Lithium-Ion Battery - Primary, Additional


  • Intel WiFi Link 5300 a/g/Draft-n 3x3 MIMO

    Bluetooth (Optional)

    Internal Wireless Bluetooth 2.1+ Enhanced Data Rate

Ports, Slots & Chassis

  • Dimensions
    Height: 48.70mm (1.92 inches)
    Width: 377.93mm (14.88 inches)
    Depth: 308.51mm (12.15 inches)
    Weight: 4.08kg* (9lbs)

    IEEE 1394a (4-pin) port
    Integrated Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 (1000 Mbps)
    3 Hi-speed USB 2.0 ports (1 via USB 2.0 / eSATA combo port)
    1 eSATA (via USB 2.0 / eSATA Combo Port)
    VGA, DisplayPort - Video Output
    8-in-1 Media Card Reader
    ExpressCard Slot
    2 Audio Out Connectors
    Audio In / Microphone Jack (retaskable for 5.1 audio)
    Two Built-In Front Speakers

    TV Tuner Option
    ExpressCard Digital TV Tuner, TV Tuner with Remote

    Color Options
    Nebula Red
    Cosmic Black
    Lunar Shadow

    AlienFX™ Illuminated Keyboard – Exclusive Design

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