Dell Alienware Area-51 M17X

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    4.00 / 5
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    $ 6,995.00 (AUD)


Supported Memory Media
Memory Stick PRO, Multimedia Card (MMC), Secure Digital (SD), Memory Stick
Wireless Connections
Wireless technology supported
Wireless 802.11n, Wireless 802.11a , Wireless 802.11g, Bluetooth 2.0
Multimedia Features
Remote Control
Inbuilt Camera
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Available Colours
Warranty (Months)
Weight without PSU
Length (mm)
Other Features
Illuminated keyboard, touchpad, touch buttons and logos; customisable colours for the illuminated areas; RAID 0, SLI graphics, touchpad overlay, protective cloth
Wired Connections
Number of RJ45 Ports
Wired Terminals / Ports
S-Video Output, Firewire, USB 2.0, Optical Digital Output, HDMI Output, Microphone Jack , RJ45, Headphone Jack, Line out, TV-Tuner
Number of USB 2.0 Ports
Number of Firewire Ports
2 (1 x FireWire, 1 x FireWire 800)
Display Technology
Screen size
17.0 in
Aspect Ratio
Screen Resolution
Operating Systems
Windows Vista Home Premium.
Optical Drives
Supported Media
BD-ROM, DVD±RW (dual layer) , CD-RW, CD-ROM, CD-R
Input Devices
Input Devices
Buttons, Touchpad, Keyboard
Intel Core 2 Extreme X9000
Processor Speed
2.8 Ghz
Hard Drive
Storage capacity
500 GB
Intel P965 Express Chipset
Bus Speed
RAM Type
Maximum memory (RAM)
4 GB
L2 Cache Memory
Installed memory (RAM)
4 GB
PC Expansion Slots
Expansion Slots
Graphics Card
Graphics Processor
NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX
Audio & Speakers
Audio Type
Number of speakers
Power Options
Battery Type
Rechargeable - (Li-Ion)
*Specifications are subject to change without notice. While every attempt has been made by IDG Communications in the production of these specifications, possible errors or omissions may still occur. IDG Communications neither assumes legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any product specifications supplied.

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