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Alienware Area-51m Gaming Laptop

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$2,549.99
$2,199.99
  • 9th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-9700 (8-Core, 12MB Cache, up to 4.7GHz w/ Turbo Boost)

  • Windows 10 Home, 64-bit, English

  • NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060 6GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)

  • 16GB, 2x8GB, DDR4, 2400MHz

  • 256GB PCIe M.2 SSD + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive

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9th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-9700 (8-Core, 12MB Cache, up to 4.7GHz w/ Turbo Boost)
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9th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-9700K (8-Core, 12MB Cache, up to 4.9GHz w/ Turbo Boost)
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9th Generation Intel® Core™ i9-9900 (8-Core, 16MB Cache, up to 5.0GHz w/ Turbo Boost)
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9th Generation Intel® Core™ i9-9900K (8-Core, 16MB Cache, up to 5.0Ghz w/Turbo Boost)
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Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Home, 64-bit, English
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Windows 10 Pro 64-bit English
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NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060 6GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)
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NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 8GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)
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NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2080 8GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)
+ $900.00
2400MHz Memory
16GB, 2x8GB, DDR4, 2400MHz
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32GB, 2x16GB, DDR4, 2400MHz
+ $200.00
64GB, 4x16GB, DDR4 2400MHz
+ $600.00
3200MHz Memory
16GB, 2x8GB, DDR4 XMP 2933MHz
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32GB, 2x16GB, DDR4 XMP 2933MHz
+ $350.00
64GB, 4x16GB, DDR4 XMP 2933MHz
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512GB PCIe M.2 SSD
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1TB PCIe M.2 SSD
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256GB PCIe M.2 SSD + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive
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118GB Intel Optane SSD + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive
+ $200.00
2TB RAID 0 (2x 1TB NVMe M.2 SSDs) + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive
+ $750.00
RAID 0 Drives
512GB RAID 0 (2x 256GB PCIe M.2 SSDs)
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512GB RAID 0 (2x 256GB PCIe M.2 SSDs) + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive
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1TB RAID 0 (2x 512GB PCIe M.2 SSDs)
+ $300.00
1TB RAID 0 (2x 512GB PCIe M.2 SSDs) + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive
+ $350.00
236GB RAID 0 (2x 118GB Optane M.2 SSDs)
+ $550.00
236GB RAID 0 (2x 118GB Optane M.2 SSDs) + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive
+ $600.00
2TB RAID 0 (2x 1TB NVMe M.2 SSDs)
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17.3" FHD (1920 x 1080) 144Hz, IPS, Eyesafe® Display Tech + Tobii Eyetracking
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17.3" FHD (1920 x 1080) 144Hz, IPS, NVIDIA G-SYNC, Eyesafe® Display Tech + Tobii Eyetracking
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Home PC Setup Base, User Settings, 100 GB Data Migration Add-on
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Features

Operating System

Available with Windows 10 Home: Gaming is better than ever on Windows 10, with games in 4K, DirectX 12, and streaming your gameplay*.

CONSIDER THE GAME CHANGED

The Alienware Area-51m is unlike any mobile gaming machine ever created. With unprecedented desktop-level processing power, CPU and GPU upgradability, advanced cooling and a premium, revolutionary design, a true desktop-gaming experience is now available in the form of a laptop.

DESKTOP POWER PACKED INTO A LAPTOP

The Area-51m features a host of firsts for peak performance and power. It’s our first-ever Alienware laptop to feature 8-core, 16-thread Intel® processors, giving it a whole new level of compute power versus other gaming laptops. Engineered with desktop processors, the CPU is enabled with up to 125% rated power, allowing high-end overclocking. This results in higher performance for megatasking, CPU-intensive gaming, as well as day-to-day applications.

Lose yourself in vivid, uninterrupted gaming thanks to NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ graphics with full-throttle power and up to 30W of overclocking headroom—all on an immersive 144Hz G-SYNC 17" Full HD display. Users can overclock their settings via the new Alienware Command Center. The GeForce RTX™ also gives you the powerhouse performance, next-gen graphics, and NVIDIA technologies like ray tracing, DLSS, and AI-enhanced graphics rendering to take on even the most challenging titles—now, and in the future.

The Area-51m is also our first-ever Alienware laptop to support up to 64GB of DDR4 memory, ensuring you have enough RAM for even the most performance-intensive tasks.
UNPRECEDENTED UPGRADEABILITY

UNPRECEDENTED UPGRADEABILITY

Gamers have made it clear that they’ve noticed a lack of CPU and GPU upgradability in gaming laptops.

The Area-51m was engineered with this in mind, finally allowing gamers to harness power comparable to even the highest-performance desktop, and taking advantage of latest technologies from NVIDIA® such as ray tracing, DLSS, and AI enhanced graphics.

CPU upgrades can be done using standard desktop-class processors, while GPU upgrades can be done with GPU upgrade kits available on Dell.com or with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier.

ADVANCED ALIENWARE CRYO-TECH COOLING

Our thermal technology, Advanced Alienware Cryo-Tech v2.0, optimizes component cooling, which maximizes overall performance and keeps your laptop cool to the touch. Here’s a closer look at our innovative cooling solution.

Dual-Intake, Dual-Exhaust Airflow Design: The Area-51m chassis prioritizes performance with a dual fan design that pulls in cool air from the bottom and top vents, while exhaling exhaust out the rear and side vents for optimal core component cooling. (The Intel® Core™ i7-8700 with NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060 configuration does not have a side-exhaust)

High Voltage Driving Fan: The fire resistant, liquid-crystal polymer fan is built with 0.2mm blades, sleeve bearings and 3-phase fan control to create less friction and circulate air more efficiently. The Area-51m fans occupy an area of 95x105mm with a thickness ranging from 19mm to 21.5mm and can push over 25 CFM in open air conditions—something normally seen only in desktops.

Load-balancing Heat Pipes: The dynamics of thermal activity across critical components like the GPU and the CPU are intelligently discharged across various dedicated and shared 8mm and 6mm copper-composite heat pipes.The highest-end configurations carry 7 total heat pipes.

Copper Fin Stacks: The Area-51m features best-in-class surface temperatures, largely due to a thermal module, including four 0.15mm copper fins.Heat is drawn away from the most critical components to prioritize system performance and longevity.

Thermal Control: Cryo-Tech v2.0 ensures that 100% of the system's GPU thermal design power is enabled, while also ensuring CPU-intensive games benefit from high performance.

Whisper-quiet:  The cooling system of the Area-51m is so powerful, virtually no noise is heard while engaged in daily tasks.

NEW ALIENWARE COMMAND CENTER

CALIBRATE YOUR CONTROLS

CALIBRATE YOUR CONTROLS

Now you have control over your hardware and software environments. Not only can you tailor the hardware for each and every game you play, you can personalize the space and setup to make your software look and feel precisely the way you want it, without interfering with your gameplay or other activities.
ACE LIBRARY SCIENCE

ACE LIBRARY SCIENCE

The easy-to-use interface links all your various system settings with a gaming library, making it simple to access gaming information. No matter what the source, the command center gives you easy access to your games and the ability to fine-tune settings for each one. Create a unique game profile and it stays just how you want it, no matter where you launch.
ALIENFX LIGHTING

ALIENFX LIGHTING

Save new themes, assign them to your games and edit peripheral settings with new AlienFX hardware and software featuring support for full RGB values and up to 16.8 million colors. Included is a new user interface to map and create new system-level effects so you can manage lighting and settings from the same controls. Select systems and hardware also offer settings for individual or group keyboard key colors.
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TAKE YOUR GRAPHICS FURTHER

The Alienware Graphics Amplifier supports next generation NVIDIA® and AMD graphics cards and includes an additional 4-port USB 3.0 hub for added peripherals. With a dedicated PCI-Express X4 Gen 3 with up to 40Gbps throughout, you never have to worry about the disadvantages that come with a shared connection.

GAME-ENHANCING FEATURES

A keyboard like no other: With an upgraded Alienware TactX keyboard, N-key rollover technology enables over 108-key commands for maximum actions per minute and 2.2mm of key travel allows for rapid response for any keystroke. Per-key AlienFX lighting delivers customizable lighting profiles, while programmable macro keys let you create gaming and non-gaming shortcuts for over 150 game titles. The TactX keyboard also features a steel back plate which offers improved rigidity and uniform feedback while typing across all keys for an enhanced experience that guarantees up to 10 million keystrokes.

2.5Gbps Ethernet: The Area-51m is our first-ever system to feature a 2.5Gbps bandwidth Ethernet connection, giving gamers 2.5x the amount of common wired Ethernet connections for blazing-fast file transfers through Killer E3000 ethernet port.

Thunderbolt™ Type-C port: This multi-use port is ready to be used as a USB 3.1 port, offering 10Gbps of data transfer, a Thunderbolt™ connection capable of 40Gbps, or even a DisplayPort enabling various monitors supporting the DisplayPort protocol.

Exceptional battery life: Up to a 90Wh battery delivers longer uninterrupted gameplay.

Hear every battle cry: Experience every sound with best-in-class speakers for a laptop. High-end headphone support delivers outstanding fidelity while Far Field Audio improves microphone performance.
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ALIENWARE MOBILE CONNECT

Alienware Mobile Connect creates an advanced, complete, and wireless integration between your PC and iOS or Android smartphone.

Enjoy your iOS or Android smartphone functionality through your Alienware PC’s mouse, keyboard, and touch screen.

Make or take calls, send and receive text messages, access your contacts, get mobile notifications, and, on Android, mirror your phone’s screen onto your PC for interactive engagement with any of your smartphone apps.
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Ports & Slots

1. (2x) SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Type-A Ports | 2. HDMI 2.0 Output with HDCP 2.2 Output Port (Supports direct drive VR interfaces) | 3. Mini-Display 1.4 Output Port (supports NVIDIA G-SYNC) | 4. (1x) RJ45 Killer E3000 2.5Gbps Ethernet Port, 10/100/1000/2500 Base-T, IPv6 | 5. Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port | 6. Dual DC Power Inputs | 7. Wedge-shaped lock slot (cable and lock sold separately) | 8. Thunderbolt™ 3 Port (supports USB 3.1 and DisplayPort 1.2) | 9. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Type-A Port with Powershare Technology | 10. Global Headset Jack | 11. Headphone/MIC Retaskable Jack
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Dimensions & Weight

1. Height: Front 1.09" (27.65mm) – Rear 1.23" (31.2mm), Peak 1.7" | 2. Width: 410 mm (16.1") | 3. Depth: 402.6 mm (15.85") | Maximum Weight: 8.54 lbs. (3.87 Kg)

HIGH-PERFORMANCE GAMING ACCESSORIES

Transform your gaming laptop into a desktop-class gaming rig with the superior graphics and audio performance you crave.
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ALIENWARE 34 CURVED GAMING MONITOR | AW3418DW

Enhance all the action on this 34-inch curved monitor with WQHD resolution, customizable AlienFX lighting, and NVIDIA® G-Sync™ technology.

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ALIENWARE GRAPHICS AMPLIFIER

Supercharge your gameplay with a high-powered amplifier that unleashes stunning, graphics-intensive 4K and virtual reality games. Compatible with select Alienware laptops and desktops, including the Area-51m.

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ALIENWARE WIRELESS GAMING HEADSET | AW988

Lose yourself in the game with virtual 7.1 surround sound, powerful high-fidelity 40mm drivers and low-latency performance – all highlighted by premium materials and iconic Alienware design.

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PERFORMANCE-ENHANCING PERIPHERALS

Introducing all-new Alienware keyboards and mice featuring iconic design you trust for exhilarating, immersive gaming.
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ALIENWARE PRO GAMING KEYBOARD | AW768

Bring competitive edge to every game with this mechanical keyboard featuring brown switches, 15 programmable macro key functions, onboard memory and 13 RGB lighting zones.

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ALIENWARE ELITE GAMING MOUSE | AW958

Count on incredible speed and sensitivity control with a 12,000 DPI optical sensor, up to 13 programmable buttons, and AlienFX RBG lighting.

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