Alienware M18X Custom Gaming Laptop
Unleash real desktop performance in a compact laptop form factor…
With powerful graphics options including NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX technologies, the Alienware M18x delivers desktop performance in a mobile chassis. Put the competition to shame with an optional factory-overclocked Intel Core i7 Extreme processor. And it an 18.4-inch full HD display isn’t big enough, you can wirelessly blast 3D games and HD content to any properly equipped external display. Note: 3D viewing requires additional equipment, sold separately.
Alienware M18X Gaming Laptop
The Best Mobile Gaming Experience in the Universe
Attention to Detail: Crank up your in-game settings (AA/AF/Shadows) to experience every single aspect of the game without sacrificing performance. With up to 4GB of GDDR5 graphics memory, you’ll have more graphics muscle than most desktop gaming rigs. If you demand even more power, select a dual-graphics solution powered by either NVIDIA SLI or AMD CrossFireX technology.
High Definition Visuals:
Best Mobile Gaming Experience
With the available 18.4″ Full HD (1920×1080) backlit WLED display, you’ll be able to crank up resolution on your favorite games or multimedia.
Get desktop performance in a laptop-sized package. It’s the ultimate unfair advantage: the Alienware M18x laptop delivers the power you need to obliterate anyone or anything that stands in your way.
Overclocked to Overpower: Overpower your online enemies by upgrading to a factory-overclocked Intel Quad Core i7 Extreme CPU to 4.0GHz featuring Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 for powerful performance and lightning speed.
Advanced Memory Options: The Alienware M18x laptop comes locked and loaded with up to 32GB of DDR3 RAM3 at speeds up to 1600 MHz for the ultimate multitasking experience.
New Hybrid Hard Drives: It’s a win-win situation for every gamer: the SSD performance you crave, with the HDD capacity you need. Are you looking for the colossus of hard drive options? Select an optional dual RAID 0 configuration for extreme performance.
One-stop Gaming and Entertainment Center
Go beyond gaming! Whether you want to watch movies, listen to music or connect with friends, the Alienware M18x lets you turn your gaming laptop into a home theater system, anytime you please.
One-Stop Gaming and Entertainment Center
Watch, Play, Connect: Hook up any compatible device with an HDMI output to your Alienware M18x or catch your favorite shows with an optional TV tuner and remote.
Go Big: Enjoy intense 3D gaming by connecting to a compatible 3D TV via HDMI 1.4 or ditch the wires entirely. With optional WirelessHD you can wirelessly blast 3D or Full HD games to any 3D-ready device. 3D viewing requires additional equipment, sold separately.
Big Sound, Small Speakers: Get more immersive gaming experience than you ever expected from a laptop with audio powered by Klipsch. Or, wake the neighbors with support for up to 7.1 Surround Sound Audio.
- Intel Core i7 2630QM 2.0GHz (2.8GHz w/Turbo Boost, 6MB Cache)
- Intel Core i7 2720QM 2.2GHz (3.3GHz w/Turbo Boost, 6MB Cache)
- Intel Core i7 2820QM 2.3GHz (3.4GHz w/Turbo Boost, 8MB Cache)
- Intel Core i7 2920XM, 2.5GHz (3.5GHz w/Turbo Boost, 8MB Cache)
- Intel Core i7 2920XM Overclocked Turbo Boost to 4.0GHz (8MB Cache)
- Genuine Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
- Genuine Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit
- Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
- 4GB Dual Channel DDR3 at 1333MHz (2DIMMS)
- 6GB DDR3 at 1333MHz (2DIMMS)
- 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 at 1333MHz (2DIMMS)
- 16GB Dual Channel DDR3 at 1333MHz (4DIMMS)
- 32GB Dual Channel DDR3 at 1333MHz (4DIMMS)
- 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 at 1600MHz (4DIMMS)
- 16GB Dual Channel DDR3 at 1600MHz (4DIMMS)
- 1.5GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M
- Dual 1.5GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M – NVIDIA SLI Enabled
- Dual 2GB GDDR5 AMD Radeon HD 6990M AMD CrossFireX
- Dual 2GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580M – NVIDIA SLI Enabled
- 18.4 inch display (1920×1080)
Audio and Speakers
- Internal High-Definition 5.1 Performance Audio with WavesMAXX Audio (Standard)
- Internal High-Definition 5.1 Performance Audio with SoundBlaster MB Software (Optional)
- 2.1 Speaker configuration with Subwoofer
- Audio Powered by Klipsch
- 7.1 Digital Audio out using HDMI out connection or S/PDIF Optical port.
- Up to 1500GB7 SATA hard drive (7200RPM)
- Up to 512GB7 Solid State Drive SATA hard drive
- Slot-Load Dual Layer DVD Burner (DVD+-RW, CD-RW) (standard)
- Slot-Loading Dual Layer Blu-ray Reader (BR-ROM, DVD+-RW, CD-RW)
- High Capacity 12-cell Lithium Ion (97whr)
- 3.0 Megapixel HD Video and Picture Camera with dual digital microphones
- Integrated 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet NIC (Standard)
- Intel Advanced-N 6200 a/g/n 2×2 MIMO Technology (Standard)
- Intel Ultimate-N Wi-Fi Link 6300 a/g/n 3×3 MIMO Technology (Optional)
- 60GHz WirelessHD Wireless Display – HDMI fidelity over wireless (Optional)
- Internal Bluetooth 3.0 (Standard)
Ports, Slots & Chassis
- (1x) Power/DC-in Jack
- (1x) RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet IPv6
- (2x) SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports
- (2x) Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Port
- (1x) eSATA 3Gb/s + USB 2.0 Combo port (with PowerShare Technology)
- (1x) Mini-Display Port
- (1x) HDMI 1.4 Audio and Video Output
- (1x) HDMI 1.3 Audio and Video Input
- (1x) VGA Port
- (1x) 9-in-1 Media Card Reader
- (2x) Audio Out 1/8″ Ports
- (1x) Combo S/PDIF Optical output / Analog Headphone Line Out (7.1 digital audio output via S/PDIF)
- (1x) Line In Microphone 1/8″ Port (retaskable for 5.1 analog audio output)
- (1x) Security Lock port
- Height – Front: 53.00mm (2.09 inches), Rear: 54.20mm (2.13 inches)
- Depth: 322.00 mm (12.68 inches)
- Width: 436.00 mm (17.17 inches)
- Starting at weight: 5.41 kg (11.93 lbs)
- Space Black Anodized Aluminum
- Nebula Red Anodized Aluminum
- 4-Zone, multi-color RGB, 82 key keyboard with AlienFX lighting controls
- 5 user-programmable keys providing up to 15 distinct functions per application or game