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Member Purchase | Alienware M17x Gaming Laptop

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Victory has never felt so real.

Alienware™ M17x delivers excellent system performance and gaming graphics, plus laptop mobility for when you want to pack up and get moving.
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Alienware M17x (R3) Notebook

Features & Design

Available with Windows 8 — designed for a smooth, versatile PC experience.
Immersive gaming anywhere you go.
The Alienware™ M17x is the next step in gaming evolution, featuring a powerful new chipset, advanced graphics options and an optional 3D screen* for an immersive gaming experience that you can pack up and take with you.

3D capability puts you in the middle of the action
Immerse yourself in your games and absorb every detail with an optional 17.3” 1080p Full HD WLED display. Or select the 120Hz 3D LCD for smooth visuals and stereoscopic NVIDIA 3D Vision capabilities*, so you won’t simply watch the action — you’ll be right in the middle of it. After the dust settles, trade war stories with your friends face to face on your top-mounted HD webcam.

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Move fast, travel light
Alienware has never offered a more powerful laptop under 10 lb.* You can spend less time searching for a plug and more time gaming.
Experience total versality
Enjoy your games and movies however you like with the Alienware™ M17x. Whether you connect to your TV or home theater, or take advantage of the 17" WLED and awesome audio options, the Alienware M17x provides pure entertainment.

Speed and performance to get the job done


Go big with your entertainment


The theater you can take with you

Play your games the way they should be played. The Alienware M17x offers up to 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors, optional RAID configurations and high-speed mSATA caching drives for high-performance gaming.

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  Enjoy intense 3D gaming by connecting to a compatible 3D TV* via HDMI 1.4. The optional Blu-ray Disc™ reader enables you to enjoy high definition movies on your laptop or other compatible display. Savor the sounds of battle with THX 3D Surround featuring Creative Sound Blaster Recon3Di High-Definition audio with THX TruStudio Pro Software. The Alienware M17x is designed with one goal in mind: pure entertainment.

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  Experience your entertainment on the Alienware M17x’s LCD display by using the HDMI®-In port to connect an external HDMI-enabled game console, Blu-ray player or other device. It’s all matched by high-quality audio provided by integrated Klipsch®-certified speakers.
Take command of your game domain
Alienware™ Command Center software features a powerful suite of customization options to make your Alienware M17x your own. Don’t just play a game. Play YOUR game.
  • AlienAdrenaline  
    Alienware M17x
    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™  
    AlienFX System Lighting Technology gives you access to a variety of themes and up to 512 billion distinct lighting combinations, 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.
  • Victory through superior engineering  
    Winning is just the beginning. Go for total domination with the impeccably engineered Alienware M17x to ensure personal glory on the field of battle.
  • AlienTouch™  
    Customize your touchpad’s sensitivity to prevent accidental contact, and activate virtual scrolling to enable vertical and horizontal scrolling with just a touch.
Victory through superior engineering
Winning is just the beginning. Go for total domination with the impeccably engineered Alienware M17x to ensure personal glory on the field of battle.
Your name will be remembered
The Alienware M17x is available in nebula red and stealth black to suit your personal style. And with a customized laser-etched metal nameplate secured to the bottom of your system, future generations will know of your victories and remember you in song and legend
Get connected
Connect your entertainment devices and peripherals with a variety of ports, including USB 3.0, HDMI® and HDMI-In, and a 9-in-1 media card reader.

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Good design is a beautiful thing
Effective design ensures gaming comfort and style, while laptop portability enables total freedom.

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Your Alienware M17x comes with Alienware Basic Support

Look for these additional services at checkout

One year In-Home Service after Remote diagnosis*
Have a technician and/or part dispatched to your home following remote diagnosis if the issue is covered by Dell’s Limited Hardware Warranty. *

Dell Cloud Data Tools, now standard on all PCs
Never be without your data, no matter where you are. PCmover, Dell Backup and Recovery and PocketCloud all come standard so you can securely store, share and access files.
Alienware Enhanced Support
Includes In-Home Service after Remote diagnosis1, plus Premium Phone Support, offering 24/7 access to dedicated Alienware advanced support technicians for hardware and software assistance, including in-game repairs and troubleshooting.

Accidental Damage Service*
Let us repair or replace your system in the event of an accident. Accidental Damage service covers surges and screen breaks, liquid spills, accidental drops and falls.
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Free shipping: Count on extra savings with free shipping and easy returns.*

Flexible financing:
Get affordable payment options with a Dell Preferred Account.*

Loyalty perks:
Join the Dell Advantage program for exclusive benefits.

Expert help:
Award-winning service is standard with Alienware’s Basic Support.

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