Game the way you want on the Alienware 13. It’s a mighty gaming laptop that’s thinner and lighter than anything we’ve created before without sacrificing performance or battery life, with the latest generation Intel® processor. Crafted with premium features like copper cooling, Quad HD+ display and high-performance CPU and graphics, the Alienware 13 is designed to give you an awesome gaming experience anywhere, every time.
When paired with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier, powered by an upgradable desktop GPU, you can transform the Alienware 13 into the ultimate at-home experience. Just plug in and get lost in the vivid display and massive performance boost of desktop-class graphics!
Plug in. Buckle up: Supercharge your at-home gaming with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier. Plug in the powerfully mobile Alienware 13, reboot and enjoy a fully expanded graphics experience — advanced NVIDIA ® or AMD enabled desktop graphics, support for several displays. Also, get more connectivity with a built-in, powered, 4-port USB 3.0 hub for your favorite peripherals.
Killer combo: Stay light while you battle opponents on the go, and immerse yourself fully in the desktop experience when you’re stationed at home base. Matched with the Alienware 13, the Graphics Amplifier provides a perfect solution for the gamer who wants the best of portability and performance. When gaming away from home, the new NVIDIA® Geforce® GTX TITAN X graphics card with 12GB of memory delivers exceptional, immersive 4K gaming.
Enhanced action: The Graphics Amplifier boosts any gaming experience with a truly impressive 375W of dedicated graphics power and increased support for full-length, dual-wide cards. Crank up the intensity on your gameplay without sacrificing mobility when you pair it with Alienware 13.
Perfect portability: The Alienware 13 is thinner, lighter and features longer battery life than previous Alienware laptops. It’s approximately 40% thinner than the Alienware 14 at just 26mm (1 inch) thick.
Keep your cool: The Alienware 13’s main thermal module consists of copper heat pipes and plates set on the GPU and a CPU – optimizing heat dissipation so your graphics card can use up as much wattage as it desires, and the chassis won’t get too hot during battle.
Your keyboard advantage: Built to stand up to the most intense gaming usage, the premium reinforced keyboard includes a metal plate built-in behind the keys, providing uniform feedback and responsiveness for all keys while typing, and the travel distance between each key is engineered to facilitate flawless, smooth motion.
Rigorously tested for robust durability: Alienware laptops are tested to stand up to tens of thousands of functions : power button pushes, hinges opening and closing, twists, turns, or up to 10 million keystrokes. We test hard so you can game hard, reliably.
A feast for the eyes: Enjoy a full 13.3" LCD screen that offers stunningly clear graphics anywhere. The Alienware 13 is available with your choice of brilliant HD, Full HD or choose Quad HD+ display. Get up to 3200x1800 pixel resolution and extra wide viewing angles with optional IPS or OLED panel technology.
Crystal clear visuals: The Alienware 13 is the first ever gaming notebook with an optional OLED panel, which produces more vivid and lifelike colors at a contrast ratio of 100,000:1. Whether you’re traversing an alien forest or diving for loot in a dark and dreary dungeon, image details stay sharp and appear brighter thanks to an exceptional black representation. With a higher color gamut (Adobe 104 %), a more true-to-life color range is created, making every detail pop.
Superb response time: Overtake your opponent with an incredible 1ms response time on OLED display, the fastest on any Alienware notebook yet. A higher refresh reduces artifacts/tearing and allows for more frames/sec so every punch, shot, and lightning bolt lands with precise timin g.
Intense inside: With the latest generation Intel® Core™ processor, the Alienware 13 is equipped for a seamless gaming experience. Intel ® offers the only processors that allow you to use Turbo Boost technology so your machine can deliver more performance when needed.
Introducing Intel’s best processor ever:
Heroic experiences await thanks to the stunning graphics and astounding performance of new 6th generation Intel® Core™ processor based devices running Windows* 10 with DirectX* 12. The new standard for PC performance has arrived with Intel® 6th Gen Core™ processors! This blazing fast, feature packed processor has built-in security and is ready to take your productivity, creativity and 3D gaming to the next level.
DirectX 12: Break down boundaries and step into your game with graphics more stunning than ever before with the new DirectX 12 technology. Windows 10’s API is armed with new features that will provide quicker processing in real time to generate higher FPS and richer graphics as well as reduced power consumption to play longer.
Expand your community: Xbox app lets you see what your friends are playing now, chat with your community, and track your scores and achievements. Plus, Game DVR* lets you record your best hero moves for sharing with friends.
Play more games: The greatest Xbox games are now at your fingertips, and you will get built-in support for the Xbox controller and even stream Xbox One games to a Windows 10 PC, laptop, or tablet anywhere in your home. Even the cross-device barriers are down – start a game on your PC and move to your Xbox to continue playing.
Start menu – back and improved: You will game like an expert from the get-go since your Windows Start menu is back in an expanded form. Plus, all your pinned applications will carry over so your experience is familiar, productive and better than ever.
The speed you need: Windows 10 starts up and resumes fast so there’s no buffer between you and your game. Even your updates reach you as soon as they are available so you always have the latest and greatest features.
Mobility meets connectivity: Hook up your favorite accessories with the new superfast USB Type-C ™ port, offering speeds 2x as fast as USB 3.0 with SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps (USB 3.1).
Blow your hair back: Use your USB Type- C ™ port as a Thunderbolt 3 port, and experience 40Gbps (4x the USB 3.1 protocol) or drive 4K displays as if the port were a Thunderbolt or DisplayPort. Or maximize your options by daisychaining your Thunderbolt devices together.
Better, faster, clearer: Run 4K resolution content @60Hz using the new HDMI 2.0 port, for better resolution, smoother graphics and an overall upgrade in awesomeness.
Program and control lighting zones specifically developed to be controlled by you. That means the lights are designed to react to your every move in real time. Set triggers. Make your system glow and blink. Morph your lights from one color to the next. The choice is yours.
Automatically load your pre-chosen display settings with Game Mode, options, and observe and record GPU and memory clocks to get a real time status of each device or an archival record to review how the performance was affected during a particular test. Monitor CPU overclocking status and the Graphics Amplifier and create custom scripts to run apps exactly the way you want.
Manage all of your PC’s power with one easy program. Alter your settings to extend battery life by dimming lights across separate areas, activating hibernation options or shutting down easily. It’s all under your control.
Load faster, game faster: Cut down on time spent booting up, loading, or accessing data to get to the fun faster. Available PCIe SSDs in up to 512GB are 4x faster to crank out the performance you demand.
Sound and fury: Rich, impressive Alienware 13 audio is powered by Klipsch and Creative SoundBlaster X-Fi technology. Look directly into the eyes of your friends and opponents with a 2.0MP Full HD webcam and let the banter flow with a dual microphone array.
Connect and conquer:The combination of the Killer™ Wireless-AC 1535 with the Killer™ E2400 provides unprecedented speed, intelligence and control to your gaming experience. Download faster, stream better, and enjoy smoother gaming with Killer DoubleShot™ Pro and Advanced Stream Detect™ technology. Killer DoubleShot Pro provides the ultimate networking experience by smartly having Killer Ethernet and Killer Wireless work together to determine which network traffic should run on each interface. This provides the absolute fastest possible gaming and streaming experience. Plus, all Alienware 13 systems come with Bluetooth 4.1 technology.
1. Thunderbolt™ 3 Port (USB Type-C™ with support for SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps, 40Gbps Thunderbolt, and DisplayPort)
2. SuperSpeed USB 10 Gbps Port (USB 3.1)
3. RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet
4. Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port
5. HDMI 2.0 Output
6. Power/DC-in Jack
7. Noble Lock port (cable and lock sold separately)
8. SuperSpeed USB 10 Gbps Port (USB 3.1)
9. Audio Out 1/8" Ports (Compatible with inline mic headset)
10. Headphone 1/8" Port (retaskable for Microphone/Line-In analog audio input)
Height: 0.94 – 1.339 in (23.9mm-34.0mm) │ width: 15.19 (358.8mm) │ depth: 10.64 in (270.2mm) │ Starting at weight: 7.07 Lbs. (3.207 Kg.)
If you run into an issue and our technical experts cannot resolve the issue remotely, a field support engineer will come to you, usually within 1-2 business days. Never lose productivity with hardware support that is available when you need it, where you need it .
Alienware Respawn offers flexible, automated backup and recovery to ensure your important document, pictures and media files remain safe.
Dell support saves time and reduces hassle with valuable warranty information and services.
Put your stuff in Dropbox and get to it from any device. Dropbox lets you edit docs, share photos, and show off videos from anywhere. Even if something happens to your PC, your stuff is always safe in Dropbox. Get 20GB of Dropbox space included for a year with your purchase of a new Dell PC.*
*Dell consumer PC or select Venue tablets
Complete your Alienware purchase with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier, gaming headsets, a wireless touch keyboard and more. Look for these great products and more at checkout.
Enjoy an ultimate at-home experience with desktop graphics performance and support for a multi-monitor display setup.
Armed with the 8200 DPI Pro-Aim R3 Laser Sensor, the Easy-Shift[+]™ technology and four easy-to-clip-in, 5-gram weights, you’ll be the master of precision with the Roccat Kone XTD mouse.
Enjoy more immersive viewing with a subtle horizontal curve throughout its 34” diagonal display panel.
Keep your laptop and gear protected on the go with a durable high-density nylon constructed exterior shell.
Count on 24x7 help from Dell Premium Support. With experts at the ready, you can expect quick and easy issue resolution with less time on hold.
Alienware 13 R2 and Graphics Amplifier: Recommended
“Suddenly this little laptop had much more pep in its step with performance numbers that would rival many desktops and much larger machines.” — HotHardware.com
Add the products you would like to compare, and quickly determine which is best for your needs.