As per the company, the shift has been driven by the improvements delivered via Alienware Cryo-tech thermal solution. The solution allowed the company to make larger screen laptops without making significant changes to the footprint of each device, the company notes.
Alienware gaming laptop price, availability
The company says that a select number of high-end configuration machines will be available at launch, with additional configurations becoming available at a later date(s).
Alienware m18 will first launch with high-end configs starting at $2,899 and additional configs will arrive later with the entry model starting at $2,099.
Alienware m16 will first launch with high-end configs starting $2,599 and additional configs will arrive later with the entry model starting at $1,899.
Similarity, Alienware x16 will first launch with high-end configs starting $3,099 (US) other models will arrive starting at $2,149 (US). Alienware x14 will start at $1,799.Coming soon this Spring
Dell G15 will start at $849 (US) and Dell G16 will start at $1,499 (US).
Alienware m18, Alienware m16 features, specifications
Alienware M Series is designed for those gamers who prioritise performance. The company says that the m18 is Alienware’s most powerful laptop. It is powered by up to 13th Gen Intel Core i9-13980HX processors and the full stack of NVIDIA GeForce RTX laptop GPUs. There is also a variant with AMD Ryzen processors and Radeon graphics.
As per the company, the Alienware m18 uses Element 31 thermal interface material on both the CPU and the GPU, the vapour chamber now covers the GPU and CPU, helping to increase thermal capacity by 35, there are seven heat pipes (up from four on m17) equating to a more than 114% surface area increase. The laptop comes with a full-sized keyboard and number pad with optional CHERRY MX mechanical keys, dual user-replaceable DDR5 SO-DIMM slots and up to 9TB of total storage capacity.
The primary difference between the m18 and m16 is the display size and options, along with some other specifications.
Alienware x16, Alienware x14 features, specifications
Alienware X Series laptops are designed for gamers who use their laptops for other works as well. “To address both of these needs, we pull deeper from engineering’s bag of tricks to architect the most aggressive designs possible,” the company said.
The Alienware x16 is the company’s first 16-inch gaming laptop since 2004. It comes with top-firing tweeters for clarity and a dual woofer configuration for strong bass in a 6-speaker audio tuned by Dolby Atmos.
It is the first Alienware laptop to feature enhanced AlienFX Scanner, Loop and Rainbow lighting mods. It is powered by 13th Gen Intel Core HX processors, NVIDIA GeForce laptop GPUs and next-gen AMD technology for mobile.
The Alienware X14 borrows a lot of features from its elder sibling and is claimed to be the world’s thinnest 14-inch gaming laptop. It was introduced at CES 2022 and the new model sports a new display panel.
Dell G15, Dell G16 features and specifications
Both G15 and G16 are available in new colorways and feature G-mode key, exclusive gaming function macro keys, and toggle audio keys to enhance the player experience. G15 offers one-zone and four-zone RGB keyboard options with numpad, while G16 offers one-zone RGB and Cherry MX keyboard options.
The laptops support graphic-intensive games and are powered by the latest Intel/ AMD as well as NVIDIA technology. The G Series laptops also get Alienware-inspired vapour chamber cooling and Element 31 thermal interface.
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