Alienware Introduces M15x Core i7 Powered 15-inch Gaming Laptop

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Alienware Introduces M15x Core i7 Powered 15-inch Gaming Laptop

Alienware today introduced the M15x, claimed to be the fastest 15-inch gaming notebook in the world. It features a mobile Intel Core i7 processor, Nvidia GTX 260M graphics, and up to 8GB of RAM.


The Alienware M15x has the following specifications:

  • Processor: Up to Intel Core i7 920XM (2.0GHz, 8MB cache)
  • Display: 15.6-inch LED (1600×900 standard, 1920×1080 optional)
  • Graphics: 512MB GeForce GT 240M standard, 1GB Nvidia GeForce GTX 260M optional
  • Memory: Up to 8GB DDR3-1333
  • Hard Drive: Up to 500GB 7200RPM or 256GB Solid State Drive
  • Optical Drive: Slot-load Dual Layer DVD burner, Blu-ray Disc combo optional
  • Battery: Six-cell (56Wh) standard, Nine-cell (85Wh) optional

Port Selection

  • 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
  • Two Built-In Front Speakers

The M15x is no lightweight and does not hide it:

  • Width: 14.88 in.
  • Depth: 12.15 in.
  • Height: 1.92 in.
  • Weight: Starting at 9 lbs with a six-cell battery

Pricing & Availability
The Alienware M15x is available now starts at $1,499 and is available in three colors: Cosmic Black and Lunar Shadow are free of charge, while the Special Edition Nebula Red is $99 extra.

Alienware Product Page



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