Alienware 17 R4

MPN: AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS  |  EAN: 0884116255352  |  Model: AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS

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as at 25 Sep 19 | 1:05 AM CET









Choosist's Ratings

Alienware 17 R4 - AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
College (Students)
Just Right
Simple Music Editing
Just Right
Pro Music Production
Just Right
Just Right
Back-end Development
Just Right
Just Right
Social Media
Short Journeys
Just Right
Use Around the Office
Just Right
Use in Public Places
Just Right
Working in Low Light
Working with Numbers
Gaming Look
17+ Inches
Serious Multitasking


Click, shoot, scroll, or type, the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS is more than capable of running light games that don’t require high end hardware. And at $4,999.11, this laptop won’t break the bank either.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher, the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS provides a good balance of portability and performance. With b/g/n/ac WiFi support, you can easily roam between networks in libraries, offices and labs. This laptop gives you the tools you need to research and write outstanding papers.

Music and Audio

Making your first steps in music editing? The AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS has what it takes to deliver your audio craft.

Its all about the Beats

When you need crystal clear audio and plenty of grunt for processing and encoding, the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS can handle everything you throw at it. A selection of ports allow you to connect instruments and devices, while the 2.9 GHz takes care of the actual production work.

Book keeping

Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS is perfect for keeping finances in check. And with a 1 you’ll find it even easier to enter and update figures.

Can handle a Full-Stack Coding Environment

You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various Dev environments, which is why we've picked something for you that's got an Intel Core i7-7820HK , (a processor with 4 cores) plus a healthy RAM size of 32 GB.

Also, its 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution provides adequate screen estate to view multiple window or more of your IDE while you work.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, don't need much, but your Intel Core i7-7820HK processor and 32 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel'!

Surf comfortably as all components of your Alienware will easily handle the web

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS can comfortably handle. It also comes with 1000 GB of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Social networking is relatively lightweight, so the low power 2.9 GHz processor is ideal. With 6 hours battery life, you can stay connected between charges.

Battery life is fairly decent

With its 6 hours battery life, the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS offers a good amount of freedom while moving from place to place around the house.

The 6 hours battery life in the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS is sufficient for short sessions of use in coffee shops, parks etc.

The 6 hours battery life in the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS has got enough juice to help you work while on the move during quick trips around the city.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS comes with 6 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

Working in the dark

The light may be low, but the AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS allows you to work or play around the clock. Make every keystroke count thanks to the 1 .

Numeric Key Pad

Working with numbers is important to you, so we've made sure this laptop comes a full featured keyboard. 

Package that suits a Gamer

It oozes style while offering a combo of form and function that suits the needs of a serious gamer.

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Product Description

Behold the next evolution in gaming laptops. The Alienware 17 R4 is a beautiful and immense bit of gaming kit that'll impress the fussiest of gamers. Not only does it look absolutely fantastic with its sleek and futuristic design, but it's jam-packed with the best gaming features and specs. The chassis is solid and durable, while the interior reveals the processing power and graphics requirements that will make you giddy with excitement. The 17-inch QHD display comes with the amazing Tobii eye-tracking feature which might make your gaming skills even better, especially on games like The Division and Watchdogs II, meanwhile the Alienware TactX keyboard comes with added N key rollover. The Killer™ Wireless: Killer DoubleShot™ Pro ensures that your internet connection doesn't interrupt dungeon clearing or cause battle lag, and you'll also find that the Realtek ALC3266 audio chip will help immerse you further into any game you are playing. But that's not all. This powerhouse is also VR ready and certified so that you can dive in, head first, into the mind-bending world of VR.

Technical Specifications

Alienware 17 R4 - AW17R4-7006SLV-PUS Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Colour Black,Silver
Form Factor Clamshell
Display Brightness 400 cd/m²
Display HD Type Quad HD
Display Resolution 2560 x 1440 pixels
Display Size 17.3 inches
Display Technology Name TN
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i7-7xxx
Processor Model Intel Core i7-7820HK
Processor Speed 2.9 GHz
Processor Threads 8
RAM Size 32 GB
HDD Capacity 1000 GB
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 1256 GB
Storage Type HDD + SSD
Graphics Card Model - Dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel HD Graphics 630
Graphics Card Type Dedicated
VR Ready Yes
Subwoofer Yes
Network Bluetooth Type 4.1
Network Wired Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
Docking Port 1
HDMI Port 1
HDMI Version 2.0
Microphone 1
Mini DisplayPort 1
Thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C Port Ports 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports 1
Camera 1
Camera Frame Rate 30 fps
Camera Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Camera Resolution (Numeric) 2.07 MP
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Keyboard Num-Pad Yes
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Home
Battery Life 6 hours
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Cable Lock Slot Type Noble
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 33.2 inches
Dimesnsions - Height 2.9 inches
Dimesnsions - Width 42.4 inches
Weight 9.74 lbs