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Dell brings 480 Hz displays to 17 inch Alienware gaming laptops

Most laptop displays have 60 Hz refresh rates, but there are a growing number of options for folks who prefer higher refresh rates. Up until now, those have topped out at around 360 Hz. But Dell’s changing that starting today. The company’s Alienware m17 R5 and Alienware x17 R2 gaming laptops are now available with optional 17 […]

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Alienware x14 is a 4 pound gaming laptop with a 144 Hz display and up to NVIDIA RTX 3060

When Dell launched the Alienware X line of ultrathin gaming laptops last year the company focused more on slim profiles than light weights – the smallest available at the time was a 5 pound Alienware x15 with a 15.6 inch display. But the new Alienware x14 is a smaller, lighter laptop that doesn’t skimp on horsepower. […]

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Alienware Concept Nyx brings game streaming to home networks

Have multiple gamers in your household, but don’t really have the budget for multiple high-end gaming rigs? One option is game streaming, which allows you to stream games over the internet to your laptop, phone, tablet, or other devices using services like Google’s Stadia or NVIDIA’s GeForce Now. But the folks at Dell’s Alienware gaming […]

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Lilbits: Prime Day preview, Windows 10’s new look, and gaming on small PCs

Microsoft has been working on a major overhaul of the Windows 10 user interface code-named “Sun Valley” for some time, and now the company is almost ready to show it off. Microsoft has scheduled an event for June 24th when the company is expected to reveal changings coming to Windows 10 that are expected to […]

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Dell launches Alienware X line of gaming laptops with slim designs

The Alienware x15 is a high-power gaming laptop available with up to an Intel Core i9-11900H processor and up to 90-watt NVIDIA RTX 3080 graphics. But it’s also a fairly compact notebook by gaming PC standards, measuring 14.2″ x 10.9″ x 0.6″ and weighing about 5 pounds. It’s part of a new Alienware X line […]

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Dell’s Tiger Lake-H laptop lineup includes new XPS 15, XPS 17, Alienware, and Dell Gaming models

The Dell XPS line of thin and light laptops is getting a power boost. The new Dell XPS 15 (9510) and Dell XPS 17 (9710) are set to hit the streets later this year and they’ll feature 11th-gen Intel Core-H series hexa- or octa-core processor and NVIDIA RTX 30 series graphics. Prices will start at $1200 for the […]

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Dell launches new Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition gaming laptop and Dell G15 Gaming laptops with Intel or AMD chips

The Dell Gaming line of affordable gaming PCs is getting an update with the introduction of new Dell G15 laptops available with a choice of Intel or AMD processors and starting prices of $900 whether you opt for the Intel or AMD Ryzen edition. Meanwhile if you’re looking for something a bit more premium Dell is also […]

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Dell’s new Alienware gaming laptops are first with Cherry MX ultra-low profile mechanical keys

Mechanical keyboards are popular with gamers because they provide tactile feedback and tend be faster than other types of keyboards. So it’s no surprise that most desktop keyboards designed for gamers feature mechanical key switches. But it’s less common to find laptops with mechanical keys because they tend to take up more physical space, making […]

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Lilbits: NVIDIA Ampere, Walmart+ and Google Pixel

NVIDIA’s most powerful gaming graphics cards are set to start shipping this month with prices ranging from $499 for the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 GPU with “Ampere” architecture, $699 for a GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card with up to twice the performance of its previous-gen counterpart, and $1499 for NVIDIA’s first 8K gaming graphics card, […]