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.
- 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
- 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.