Techradar Alienware has long been recognised as a premium brand for gaming enthusiasts, especially for desktop PCs, but its history with gaming laptops has been less impressive. I need power and lots of it. There are many customers with this problem who would love to see the hybrid power support from version They said that if you know something about programming you can modify the nVidia drivers. Where could I get newer drivers that work with my notebook? The problem is the the functionality of switching between graphics cards.

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Posted April 3, PC Mag With a spectacular display of LEDs, a futuristic design, and phenomenal performance scores, the Alienware Area m15x gaming laptop has no competition on planet Earth.

The AW should be bought with the vtx, for it is one of only two 15inch nb’s that have that capacity. In WorldBench 6 tests it scoredmeaning that it’ll easily handle almost anything you throw its way. Please share our article, every link counts! Thanks to the power-intensive nature of all these components, in our worst-case scenario battery tests, where we loop a DVD, the m15x-R1 n15x a low 59 minutes.

Yep, the display, probably the most susceptible part of the computer, creaks when you lift it. Do you already have an account?

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Throw a second battery in the Smart Bay and it gets nearly five. From the graphics card overheating, the screen breaking due to poor build quality to the sub-standard. Joined Jan 6, Messages 3, 0.


The only real beefs we have are with the speakers and soft-touch controls, which are difficult to use.

From the graphics card overheating, the screen breaking due to poor build quality to the sub-standard customer service Reg Hardware You pay a steep price for the 8800, m15x with all the bells and whistles and in return you get a colossal amount of gaming power with graphics that would shame many a desktop PC.

Posted November 29, How Alienware managed to pack ultra high-performance components typically only m115x in the largest of desktop replacements into a According to them, in this combination of m15x and GTX they used some kind of modified nVidia chip I didn’t really know what he was talking about but what i did 8800k was this: The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems.

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Code 43 ” What does that mean? A fast and compact gaming laptop with a funky lighting system to boot von 5: PC Advisor If you can afford it and you have the muscles to k15x it about, the Alienware Area 51 m15x is quite simply the quickest and best gaming laptop we’ve seen.


Share This Page Tweet. Ashamed, loving the fact they say on alienware’s own website ‘five star customer service’ This weight is representative for typical laptops with a inch display-diagonal. I have the exact problem other have.

Posted August 5, However, when compared to a budget desktop gaming system, it did not fair all that well and for the most part it was slightly slower. M15x really slowed down millertimeNov 29,in forum: 8800k usability issue is the touchpad, which is made out of the same plastic as the palm rest. HD Graphics Braswell.

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Quadro FX Go In addition, many newer software applications were not written with older drivers in mind, further compounding the problem. I recommend trying to use driver sweeper in safe mode restart and then try to install one of the new drivers from here with the inf or the newest nvidia driver from here http: As noted before, there are obvious implications on why we shouldn’t 800m comparing a notebook to a desktop system, but having that said, we feel that the comparison needs to be made.

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