Alienware Area 51m brings desktop gaming PC power to the laptop at CES 2019

CNET | 1/9/2019 | Dan Ackerman
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The new Alienware Area-51m laptop has arrived, and it's a monster. A big reveal from Dell's in-house gaming brand at CES 2019 had been rumored for months, and this huge 17-inch gaming system more than lives up to the hype: Dell calls it "the world's most powerful gaming laptop," and it's the product of several years of design and engineering work.

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Intel - CPU - 20-series - Nvidia - GPU

The ninth-gen Intel CPU and 20-series overclockable Nvidia GPU are both modular, which means they could actually be upgraded at some point, although in the case of the GPU, that's mostly hypothetical at this point, you'd need new compatible parts to swap in.

This is also Alienware's first laptop to support eight-core processors, 2.5Gbit Ethernet and 64GB of RAM.

Person - Look - Heft - Footprint - Body

In person, the look is streamlined despite its great heft and footprint. The body is made from a magnesium alloy and available in either white or matte black (called Lunar Light or Dark Side of the Moon), and it's easily the most sophisticated-looking Alienware to date. Although it's...
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