Alienware AW17R4-2727SLV 17.3″ Gaming Laptop Review

  • Advanced gaming performance
  • Double storage
  • Sharp 1080p display
  • High-end connectivity options
  • High-performance sound
  • Beautiful design
  • Heavy
  • No DVD Drive

Alienware AW17R4-2727SLV
If you’re looking a top-tier gaming notebook for running hottest AAA titles at high-ultra settings, gaming in 4K or heavy multitasking, you should consider the Alienware AW17R4-2727SLV gaming laptop. Weighing 9.74 pounds and measures 1.2 x 16.7 x 13.1 inches (HWD), making this machine is not ideal for portability.
Powered by an Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor with 16GB of RAM, this Alienware is perfect for all your demanding. Do everything you needs faster than ever whether you’re editing videos, rendering 3D models, playing high-end gaming, watching 4K media contents and browsing the web. Plus, twin storage that combines between of a rapid 128GB SSD and a huge 1TB hard drive.
The newest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 laptop graphics from Pascal architecture supported by a huge 8GB of dedicated video memory that delivers ultimate performance, breathtaking visuals quality, and super-smooth gameplay. The GPU is capable of running Battlefield 1 2016 at ultra settings on 1920 x 1080 with over 100 fps. However, the GTX 1070 get only at 45 fps at high settings for Mafia 3 2016.
The 17.3-inch widescreen display has a resolution of 1920 x 1080, which displays your content with crisp details and vibrant colors. Thanks to IPS technology for ultra-wide viewing angles and clear visuals whether you look from the right or left side.
The Alienware AW17R4-2727SLV also comes with premium sound performance, high-end connectivity options, backlit keyboard and powered by Windows 10 Home for superb gaming performance.

Technical Specifications

Type Gaming Laptop

Operating System Windows 10 Home

CPU Intel Core i7-6700HQ Processor

CPU Type (4 cores, 8 threads)

CPU features 4MB cache and 2.6GHZ, Up to 3.5GHz

RAM 16GB Memory, Up to 32GB

RAM Type DDR4-2400MHz

Hard Drive 1TB hard drive and 128GB solid state drive

Hard Drive RPM 5400RPM

Optical Drive No

Cloud storage

Display 17.3\” Widescreen Display

Display features Full HD IPS

Resolution 1920 x 1080

Touchscreen No

Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics

Graphics Memory 8GB VRAM

Audio features Stereo speakers, Subwoofer

Camera HD webcam with two microphones

USB Port 3 USB 3.0 ports, 1 USB 3.1 Type-C port with Thunderbolt interface

HDMI Port 1x HDMI output

Media reader SD card reader

Wireless Dual-band 802.11/AC

Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1

LAN 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet

Touchpad Multi touchpad

Keyboard Backlit keyboard with 10-keypad

Audio Port Combo audio jack

Battery 6-cell lithium ion

Battery Life Up to 9 hours


Dimension (HWD) 1.2 x 16.7 x 13.1 inches