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The M15x from Alienware is designed for those who want a powerful portable gaming laptop. Featuring a 15.6-inch screen and a discrete Nvidia GeForce GTX 240M graphics card with 512MB of RAM. This laptop is powered by an Intel Core i7 quadcore processor and configurable with up to 8GB of RAM.

Description

  • Status: Discontinued
  • Availability date: 2009
  • Price at launch: $1,499.00

Availability

  • Laptop type: Desktop replacement, Gaming PC
  • Width: 14.88 inches
  • Depth: 12.15 inches
  • Thickness: 1.92 inches
  • Weight: 8.99 pounds
  • Color: Black

Hardware

  • Operating system: Windows 7

Software

  • Screen size (diagonal): 15.6 inches
  • Technology: LCD
  • Backlight: WLED
  • Resolution (X): 1600 px
  • Resolution (Y): 900 px

Display (base)

  • Technology: LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1920 px
  • Resolution (Y): 1080 px

Display (max)

  • Backlit: Yes

Keyboard

  • Type(s): Trackpad

Mouse

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Clarksfield
  • Model: Core i7-720QM
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 1.6 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 2.8 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Brand: Intel
  • Family: Clarksfield
  • Model: Core i7-920XM
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 2 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.2 GHz

Processor (max)

  • Graphics type: Discrete
  • Base discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: GeForce GTX 240M
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 512 MB

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: GeForce GTX 260M
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1 GB

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 3 GB
  • Max. config RAM size: 8 GB
  • RAM type: DDR3
  • Base RAM speed: 1066 MHz
  • RAM slots: 2

Memory

  • Options: HDD (Unspecified RPM), Flash Memory (SSD)
  • Base drive capacity: 250 GB
  • Max. config SSD: 256 GB
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: SD, Memory Stick, xD, MMC

Storage

  • Compatible media: Dual-layer DVD burner, BD Combo

Optical Drive

  • Speakers: 4
  • Surround sound: Yes

Audio

  • Effective pixels: 2 megapixels
  • Video resolution: VGA
  • Video framerate: 30

Webcam

  • USB: 3
  • Combo eSATA / USB: 1
  • FireWire 400: 1
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • VGA: 1
  • DisplayPort: 1
  • 3.5mm headphone: 2
  • 3.5mm line-in / microphone: 1
  • Card slot(s): ExpressCard/54

Port options

  • Wi-Fi: Yes

Connectivity

  • Size: 57 Wh, 86 Wh
  • Chemistry: Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)

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