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The Alienware M14x R2 is a gaming notebook with a 14-inch display and is powered by either Intel's Sandy Bridge or the new Ivy Bridge processors, has up to 16GB of RAM, and an Nvidia GeForce GT 650M with Optimus switchable graphics technology with either 1GB or 2GB of VRAM.

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: Apr. 19, 2012
  • Price at launch: $1,099.00

Availability

  • Laptop type: Gaming PC
  • Width: 13.27 inches
  • Depth: 10.17 inches
  • Thickness: 1.49 inches
  • Weight: 6.44 pounds
  • Color: Black, Red

Hardware

  • Operating system: Windows 7

Software

  • Screen size (diagonal): 14 inches
  • Technology: LCD
  • Backlight: WLED
  • Resolution (X): 1366 px
  • Resolution (Y): 768 px

Display (base)

  • Size (diagonal): 14 inches
  • Backlit: WLED
  • Resolution (X): 1600 px
  • Resolution (Y): 900 px

Display (max)

  • Type: Chiclet
  • Backlit: Yes

Keyboard

  • Type(s): Trackpad
  • Multitouch: Yes

Mouse

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Sandy Bridge
  • Model: Core i5-2450M
  • Cores: 2
  • Clockspeed: 2.5 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.1 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Brand: Intel
  • Family: Ivy Bridge
  • Model: Core i7-3820QM
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 2.7 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.7 GHz

Processor (max)

  • Graphics type: Switchable
  • Base discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: GeForce GT 650M
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1 GB

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: GeForce GT 650M
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 2 GB

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 6 GB
  • Max. config RAM size: 16 GB
  • RAM type: DDR3
  • Base RAM speed: 1600 MHz

Memory

  • Options: HDD (7200RPM), Flash Memory (SSD)
  • Base drive type: HDD (7200RPM)
  • Max. config HDD: 750 GB
  • Max. config SSD: 512 GB
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: Other, SD, Memory Stick, MMC

Storage

  • Optical drive type: Slot-loading
  • Compatible media: DVD±R/RW, BD-ROM

Optical Drive

  • Speakers: 2
  • Subwoofer: Yes
  • Audio brand: Creative Sound Blaster Recon 3Di, Klipsch

Audio

  • Effective pixels: 1.3 megapixels

Webcam

  • USB: 1
  • USB 3.0: 2
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • VGA: 1
  • Mini DisplayPort: 1
  • HDMI: 1
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • 3.5mm mic / headphone combo: 1

Port options

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi options: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a
  • Bluetooth: Optional
  • Bluetooth version: 4.0
  • 4G: Optional
  • WiMAX: Optional

Connectivity

  • Size: 8 cell, 63 Wh
  • Chemistry: Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)

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