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Alienware 17 Laptop


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For full specifications see the Alienware 17 Laptop specifications page.

NameAlienware 17 Laptop
Processor4th Generation Intel Core i7 Processor
Screen17.3“ WLED FHD (1920 x 1080)
RAMUp to 32 GB
Optical DriveNone
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M
NetworkKiller Gigabit Ethernet NIC
Broadcom 4352 802.11 ac 2×2

Linux Compatibility

ProcessorNot Tested
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HDDNot Tested
Graphics ChipNot Tested
HDMI OutNot Tested
Display PortNot Tested
SoundNot Tested
MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone PortNot Tested
Microphone-In PortNot Tested
Line-In PortNot Tested
EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
USBNot Tested
FirewireNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
KeyboardNot Tested
TouchPadNot Tested
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested


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alienware_17_laptop.txt · Last modified: 2014/01/16 03:37 (external edit)
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