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Dell G3 17 Gaming Laptop

Go where the game takes you.

17" gaming laptop engineered with NVIDIA® GeForce® discrete graphics, 8th Gen Intel® processors and thin design for the ultimate immersive gaming experience.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider available September 14th on PC via Steam.
G3 3779 Non-Touch Gaming Notebook
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8300HQ Quad Core Processor
    8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750HQ Quad Core Processor
Operating Systems
  • Windows 10
    Ubuntu (selected countries)
Video Card
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050, 4 GB GDDR5 video memory
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti, 4 GB GDDR5 video memory
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 with NVIDIA® Max-Q Design Technology, 6 GB GDDR5 video memory
  • FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS Anti-Glare LED Backlit Display (non-touch)
  • 4-16 GB, DDR4, 2666 MHz; up to 32 GB (additional memory sold separately)
Hard Drive
  • 1 TB 5400 RPM Hybrid Hard Drive with 8GB Cache
    Dual drive configuration with 128GB SSD + 1TB 5400 RPM Hard Drive
    Dual drive configuration with 256GB SSD + 1TB 5400 RPM Hard Drive
    256 GB SSD
    512 GB PCle SSD
  • 1x 2-in-1 SD (UHS50) / MMC
    1x USB 3.1 Gen 2
    1x Power/DC-in Jack
    1x HDMI 2.0
    1x Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45
    2x SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    1x Headphone/Mic
Dimensions & Weight
  • Height: 0.98" (25mm) X Width: 16.35" (415.4mm) X Depth: 10.99" (279.2mm)
    Starting at weight: 7.20 lbs (3.27kg)*
  • Integrated Widescreen HD (720p) Webcam with Dual Array Digital Microphone
Audio and Speakers
  • 2x tuned speakers; audio processing by Waves MaxxAudio® Pro
    1x combo headphone / microphone jack
  • Camera
    Integrated Widescreen HD (720p) Webcam with Dual Array Digital Microphone

    Standard full-size, spill-resistant keyboard with numeric keypad
    Optional backlit full-size, spill-resistant keyboard with numeric keypad (blue only in some regions)
  • 802.11ac + Bluetooth 5.0, Dual Band 2.4&5 GHz, MU-MIMO/80Mhz, 1x1
    Gigabit Ethernet

Features & Design

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.*
Dell Gaming
Dell gaming machines are engineered with the specific, demanding needs of the gaming audience in mind. From the latest processors to powerful discrete graphics cards, they make every experience more intense and real.
Get in the game
Get in the game
Graphically superior: Game at higher settings with crystal-clear detail and smooth, realistic gameplay with up to NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 with Max-Q design technology graphics.

Stunning from every angle: Gameplay appears sharp from virtually every angle on the 17" screen with a wide-viewing angle with in-plane switching, and an FHD anti-glare display.

Stream flawlessly: SmartByte technology prioritizes visual content for seamless streaming.

Bring the noise: Immerse yourself in superior sound with two front-firing speakers with Waves MaxxAudio® Pro.
Engineered for gaming excellence
Engineered for gaming excellence
More power. Better gameplay: 8th Gen Intel® quad-core processors provide responsive, powerful performance whether you’re gaming, streaming videos, or working on CPU-intensive projects.

Stay cool under pressure: Dual fans let you experience uninterrupted gaming while your system stays cool.

Built for speed: Dual drives with SSD options including NVMe PCIe ensure faster performance and better reliability, and a new Ethernet port supports full 100/1000 Gigabit connections for quick performance.

Improved wireless: With a fast, long-range 802.11ac WiFi option, you can take advantage of the superior .11ac routers for a responsive, stable wireless performance.
Slim and stylish
Slim and stylish
Thin is in: At just 25mm, the slimline design is the thinnest 17-inch laptop in the Dell G Series line, making it even easier to game on the go.

Game in style: Personalize your laptop with color options, including black and recon blue with matte exterior finishes and blue gaming accents.

Color availability may vary by region.
Constructed for convenience
Constructed for convenience
Powerful ports: An HDMI 2.0 port enables 60Hz 4k output, while the optional Thunderbolt™ 3 port lets you transfer files quicker and connect a single 5K display or dual 4K displays.

Say Hello: Easily interact with Windows Hello via the convenient fingerprint reader on the power button.

Charge into battle: Power up and start gaming immediately with a 56Whr battery and quick-charge options.
Ports & Slots
Ports & Slots
1. 2-in-1 SD / MicroMedia card | 2. USB 3.1 Gen 2 | 3. Noble lock security slot | 4. Power/DC-in Jack | 5. Optional Type-C™ Thunderbolt™ 3* with support for 40 Gbps Thunderbolt and DisplayPort | 6. HDMI 2.0 | 7. Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 | 8. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A | 9. Headphone/Mic

*only available on systems with the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 10​60MQ video card
Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions & Weight
1. Height: 25mm (0.98") | 2. Width: 415.4mm (16.35") | 3. Depth: 279.2mm (10.99") | Starting weight: 3.27kg(7.20lbs)*

Accessories & Services

Essential accessories
Maximize the performance of your gaming laptop with Dell-recommended accessories. Look for these great products and more at checkout.
Dell Performance USB Headset | AE2
Dell Performance USB Headset | AE2
Experience an immersive 360 soundscape, and get lost in hours of gameplay with this comfortable, lightweight headset featuring breathable, soft-leather ear pads. An omnidirectional microphone keeps you connected to friends.
Dell Pursuit Backpack 15
Dell Pursuit Backpack 15
Red accents and reflective detailing make this backpack stand out from the rest. Designed with plenty of space for all your gaming accessories, including a headphone holder and room for a gaming keyboard.
Dell Visor
Dell Visor
Get lost in mixed reality with a headset featuring 1440 x 1440 high resolution per eye, quick 90Hz refresh and a convenient flip-up visor.
Controllers sold separately or included in bundle SKU.
Alienware 25 Gaming Monitor | AW 2518HF
Alienware 25 Gaming Monitor | AW 2518HF
Lose yourself in smooth, responsive gameplay with NVIDIA G-SYNC™ technology, an incredibly fast 1ms response time, and sharp, undistorted images for breathtaking gaming.
Alienware Advanced Gaming Keyboard | AW568
Alienware Advanced Gaming Keyboard | AW568
Every world is at your fingertips with this keyboard featuring brown mechanical switches, programmable macro key functions, and AlienFX with two RGB lighting zones.
Alienware Advanced Gaming Mouse | AW558
Alienware Advanced Gaming Mouse | AW558
Plot your next course with a mouse that features a 5000 DPI optical sensor, 9 programmable buttons, and AlienFX RBG lighting.
Dell USB Slim DVD +/- RW Drive | DW316
Dell USB Slim DVD +/- RW Drive | DW316
Plug this low profile, lightweight drive into your laptop's USB port to play your favorite compatible PC games. You can also copy or play DVDs or CDs.
All of the support. None of the hassle.
Premium Support Plus
Premium Support Plus
Dell’s ultimate support experience* from Premium Support Plus means new levels of performance from your PC. Automated system health scans and virus protection make your PC runs faster, cleaner, and more efficiently.
Premium Support
Premium Support
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.
Accidental Damage Protection
Accidental Damage Protection
You can’t prevent surges, drops and spills, but Dell Accidental Damage Service helps simplify recovery from them.* Dell can get you up and running again quickly and easily

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