Alienware M14x r2

  • Alienware M14x r2
80
Based on 13 scores, 19 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    2
  • Good:
    9
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Great design; Runs mostly cool; Powerful specs good enough to play current games at high settings; No bloatware; Lighting system is fun to play around with; Hybrid drive is fast enough to not miss SSD.
  • Good overall performance, Cache drive boosts access speed, Highly customizable, Attractive gaming-oriented design.
  • Solid build quality, Beautiful 1600 x 900 display, Excellent sound system

Cons:

  • Rubberized body easily catches dust.
  • Delivers less-than-optimal DX11 frame rates, Not fastest in every application, Display not full HD.

Expert reviews and ratings

By rigviews.com.au on 80

Dell recently refreshed its range of Alienware by launching the M14x model merging portability and performance factors in 14-inch screen-size complimented with backlit and full-size keyboard. Nevertheless, when it's powered with Intel third-generation...

By tbreak.ae on 90

Given its limited resolution of 1600×900, the performance on the GT 650M is slightly better than what you would get on a GTX 660M at 1080p. And if you opt for the basic level 1366×768 screen, the M14x R2 will give you even higher frame rates.The...

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 itproportal.com on 70

There's certainly a lot to like about the Alienware M14x R2 in terms of portability, its productivity performance, and the build quality. It also has a great keyboard for a gaming rig, and it starts out at a relatively modest £999. That's all well and...

By Digital Trends on 80

Our review unit rang up to about $1,600 including upgrades. Some of them are unnecessary for great gaming performance, however, such as the RAM and the Killer Wireless-N solution. But dumping them saves little money; so expect to spend about $1,500 on...

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 Notebook Review on 80

The Alienware M14x R2 is a perfect example of why it's so tough to compete in the gaming PC market. Technology moves so fast that you not only have to make sure you're keeping pace but you have to watch out for what the compeition is doing in the same...

By LaptopMag on 80

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

By PC Authority on 83

From the outside there's little to differentiate Alienware's R2 version of its M14x laptop, but inside it's a generational leap from the original. Designed around the recently released mobile Ivy Bridge processors, it's a desktop replacement at heart,...

By whatlaptop.co.uk on -

The Alienware M18x may be a humongous beast with a huge price tag, but those who prefer a more portable gaming machine or are on a tighter budget should consider the M14x instead.At first glance, the M14x looks like a shrunken version of the M18x. The...

International Review By gelezki.info on -

Alienware M14x R2 является классическим примером, который демонстрирует насколько трудно выпустить конкурентный продукт в нише игровых лэптопов. Технологии очень быстро шагают вперед и нужно постоянно оценивать перспективы новой модели с теми или иными...

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 High-End-Prozessor bietet eine...

International Review By 01net on 80

Le changement de composants Intel et Nvidia profite grandement à cet Alienware M14x version 2012. Contrairement à son prédécesseur pas toujours très à l'aise dans les jeux en 1 600 x 900 pixels, celui-ci s'en tire parfaitement bien et l'endurance est...

International Review By notebookinfo.de 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 offen. Spieler kommen...

International Review By DinSide Data on 83

Dells Alienware-maskiner har først og fremst gamere som sin primære målgruppe, og både design og ytelse levner ingen tvil. Alienware er faktisk en spydspiss i så måte, vi kommer for eksempel aldri til å glemme Alienware M18x som vi fikk toppspekket til...

International Review By 3dnews.ru on -

В этот раз на тестирование попал среденеформатный игровой ноутбук с диагональю дисплея 14 дюймов. Размер скромный, но начинка впечатляет: четырехъядерный процессор Intel Core i7-2670QM, 8 Гбайт ОЗУ и видео NVIDIA GeForce GT555M с 3 Гбайт набортной...

International Review By notebook-center.ru on -

Dell Alienware M14x является отличным выбором для заядлого геймера, которому нужен игровой ноутбук компактных размеров. В данном устройстве сочетается приличная мощность, которая обеспечивается четырехъядерным процессором Intel Core i7-2630QM,...

International Review By technopat.net on -

Alienware çok ünlü bir marka, ününün sebebi de basit: Alienware demek, pahalı bir oyun canavarı demektir. Özellikle M17X R3 gibi dev dizüstü bilgisayarlar, inanılmaz güçlü konfigürasyonlar sunuyor. Ancak bir de sorun var: Taşınabilirlik! İşte bu yüzden...

International Review By parentesis.com on 80

Toda la línea Alienware está pensada para gamers, sus componentes son poderosos y se complementan a la perfección para ofrecer un funcionamiento rápido con una calidad excelente de...