Alienware M14x R2

  • Alienware M14x R2
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  • Good overall performance.
  • Cache drive boosts access speed.
  • Highly customizable.


  • Delivers less-than-optimal DX11 frame rates.
  • Not fastest in every application.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PC Mag on 80

The Alienware M14x R2 is a fine 14-inch gaming laptop hampered only by its performance in a couple of key...

By Computer Shopper on 70

Serious mobile players seeking a moderate-size gaming machine will like the M14x R2, but those who don't need the portability will get better value from a larger alternative, such as Alienware's own M17x....

By LaptopMag on 80

The Alienware M14x R2 offers excellent performance in a stylish, fairly portable...

By DigitalVersus on 100

Alienware made and won an ambitious gamble with the M14x: to house all the components needed for hardcore gaming, and everything that goes with it, all in a 14-inch chassis—without overheating issues. Despite the at-times noisy fan, the M14x is a...

By HardwareHeaven on 100

When we reviewed the original M14x we noted it had a solid body and high quality, branded internal components. The slightly rubberised finish was exceptional and there is minimal flex to the keyboard which has good backlighting. The same can be said...

International Review By Notebookjournal on 90

Alles in allem überzeugt das Alienware M14x R2 mit einer guten Verarbeitung, zuverlässigen Eingabegeräten und einer auffälligen Optik. Die gebotenen Schnittstellen bieten Platz für viele Peripheriegeräte.Der verbaute...

International Review By NotebookCheck on 86

Parfois, un produit cher n'est pas nécessairement meilleur mais ici c'est le cas. Le Alienware M14x n'est pas une affaire, mais en échange c'est un excellent portable pour joueurs avec peu de faiblesses.Avec un processeur Ivy...

International Review By NotebookCheck IT on 86

Costoso non vuol dire sicuramente buono - ma a volte è così. L'Alienware M14x è sicuramente un investimento ingente, ma l'utente riceve un eccellente gaming notebook con poche pecche. La combinazione di Ivy Bridge e Kepler,...

International Review By Les Numériques on 100

Alienware gagne un pari ambitieux : faire tenir les composants d'une machine pour joueurs, et tout l'équipement qui va avec, dans un châssis de 14 pouces sans rencontrer de problème de dissipation de chaleur. Malgré un...

International Review By Notebookcheck ES on 86

Lo caro no es necesariamente bueno - pero a veces puede serlo. El Alienware M14x ciertamente no es una ganga, pero el comprador recibe un portátil de juego excelente con pocas debilidades.La combinación de Bridge y Kepler, mas...

International Review By on

Das Dell Alienware M14xR2 zeigt eindrucksvoll, wie mit einem Technologie-Update die Leistungsfähigkeit des letztjährigen 17-Zollers in den heutigen 14-Zoller passt. Performance, Verarbeitung und Eingabegeräte lassen wenige Wünsche...