It is definitely the best-performing laptop that we’ve tested to date, thanks to the amazing specifications and uncommon SLI-graphics setup. Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more. Keyboard Good input devices are a must for gaming notebooks. The practical multimedia bar might not react now and then. The sturdiness of the keyboard is sadly not good. Log in Don’t have an account? The layout is nice.

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Regardless, of what the task is, the M18x can do it.

Debuting just ahead of CESthe updated two-in-one gets a premium redesign and improved pen functionality. The magnificent exterior with customizable lights is a party favor that is endlessly awesome.

Alienware M18x (GTX 580M SLI, 2920XM)

Thanks to the strong cell battery 96 Wh and the automatic graphics switching technology, the notebook can also run free from the wall socket for long periods of time. Optical Storage Drive Type. The extra size, weight and power consumption required by the dual graphics cards pushes it into competition with much cheaper desktops.


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Pressure point and stroke distance are also good, and the typing noise is acceptable. Touchpad The minimally sunken touchpad can be deactivated and is of good quality. The Alienware M18x Haswell is undeniably one of the most powerful portable gaming laptops one could hope for.

Alienware M18x – ” – Core i7 MQ – 16 GB RAM – GB HDD Overview – CNET

As usual, the M18x can be extensively configured on the manufacturers website, before buyers akienware the purchase. This 18 inch model is not only visually impressive, it also packs the latest hardware under its hood. But if you want the best mobile gaming experience around, this is what you should be looking at.

Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Noise Emissions This is one of the few weaknesses of the M18x. Blizzards successful sequel can be enjoyed by gamers in its full splendor on the M18x. Alienware homepage Alienware notebook section.

Alienware M18x Series – External Reviews

Thanks to the low black value of 0. For all it’s gaming power, that’s one contest the M18x can’t win. Alienware M18x R2 Notebook Review: Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.


The SLI competition is slightly faster with The M18x treated the CPU benchmarks like a walk in the park. A separate numeric block can also be found next to the keyboard. The M18x deals with the slightly outdated graphic engine of the popular Call of Duty series easily.

The GPU performance of the M18x is levels above that of other notebooks.

So what is there to complain about with? The connectivity is extensive. Audio Output Compliant Standards. Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: Still those are only noticeable if one takes a magnifying glass to the laptop.

The color space test of the M18x is also good, the sRGB space is completely covered. Hardwareheaven Where to start with the M18x? Laptops by Justin Jaffe 10 days ago. The perfect replacement for the everyday desktop PC?