The amazing Dell Alienware 13 is a star of the show for mobile gaming enthusiasts. Sporting a solid design, the Dell Alienware 13 promises awesome gaming experience with 7th generation Intel Core processors, powerful NVIDIA graphics and first-of-its-kind OLED display.
Where to Buy Dell Alienware 13
Dell Alienware 13 Key Features and Specs
- 7th Generation Intel Core i7, Core i5 Processor
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Discrete Graphics
- 2GB or 6GB dedicated graphics memory
- Windows 10 Home 64
- 13.3-inch OLED Display, 2560 x 1440 pixels
- More Affordable 13.3-inch IPS Display option with 1920 x 1080 or 1366 x 768
- up to 32GB RAM in two slots
- 1TB SDD, 512GB SDD, 256GB SDD, 128GB SDD
- 76 WH Li-ion Battery
Design and Display
This machine parades a unique ‘hinge-forward’ design that helps with effective heat management, among other benefits. The construction is quite solid and premium looking.
The lid and the underside feature aluminium. The Dell Alienware 13 comes with an upgraded keyboard offering comfortable 2.2mm key travel, RGB lighting and N-Key Rollover technology.
In terms of display, the Dell Alienware 13 is described as the first gaming laptop with an OLED screen. The OLED display boasts of Quad HD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. Users are in for highly immersive experience with superb colours and clarity.
This screen leaves the already-awesome Full HD offerings in the dust. You can also get Dell Alienware 13 with 13.3-inch IPS display offering 1366 x 768 or 1920 x 1080 pixels at a more affordable price. Touch option is available as well.
With latest Intel Kaby Lake processors now included, the Dell Alienware 13 is set for even more robust performance. The 7th-generation CPUs receive support for jaw-dropping graphics performance from NVIDIA GeForce GTX-10 Series GPUs.
For even faster performance, the mobile gaming machine packs DDR4 RAM (up to 32GB) and uses solid state drive for storage (up to 1TB). Dell Alienware 13 promises enjoyable virtual reality (VR) gaming experience.
The Alienware Graphics Amplifier offers an easy way of enhancing graphics and VR gaming performance. The laptop features an improved thermal management system that eliminates heat via large exhausts at the rear.
Other Specs and Features
The Dell Alienware 13 runs on Windows 10 operating system out of the box. It supports Windows Hello that lets you log in using your face. Its Tobii Aware software help you get a fine mix of system power and battery life. Available ports and slots include three USB ports (including Type-C standard), an HDMI 2.0 port, a Mini DisplayPort 1.2, an Ethernet port, and a Noble Lock port. Its Thunderbolt 3 port supports connection speeds of up to 40 Gbps.
Pricing and availability
Dell Alienware 13 is not yet available Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. Price starts at around $999.99. The Dell Alienware 13 price in Nigeria is expected to start at around 350,000 Naira, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
Price in Ghana is expected to start at around GH₵ 4399. Dell Alienware 13 price in Kenya starts at 116,500 KSh.
Dell Alienware 13 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Dell Alienware 13 Gaming Notebook:
- OS: Windows 10 Home 64
- Processor: 7th Generation Intel Core i5, Core i7 Processor
- GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 with 2GB dedicated memory, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6GB dedicated memory
- Memory: up to 32GB DDR4 RAM
- Colours: Silver
- Dimension: 33.3 x 26.9 x 2.2 cm (Touch), 33.3 x 26.9 x 2.4 cm (non-Touch)
- Weight: 2.6 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 13.3-inch IPS Display (1920 x 1080 pixels or 1366 x 768 pixels), 13.3-inch OLED Display (2560 x 1440 pixels), optional anti-glare
- Keyboard: Full-sized Backlit Keyboard (Alienware TactX Keyboard
4-Zone, multi-color RGB, keyboard with AlienFX lighting controls)
- Pointing Device: Touchpad with multi gestures support
- Built-in Storage: 180GB SDD, 256GB SDD, 512GB SDD, 1TB SDD
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, Alienware HD+IR presence detection Camera
- USB Ports: Yes, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 1 USB Type C port
- DisplayPort: Yes, 1 port (Thunderbolt 3/USB Type C port), 1 Mini DisplayPort
- HDMI: Yes, 1 HDMI 2.0 port
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, 1 port
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- NFC: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-Band
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.1
- Broadband: No
- Docking Connector: No
- Alienware Sound Center and Audio
- Virtual Reality Ready (models with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Graphics)
- Alienware Graphics Amplifier support
- Battery: 76 Wh Li-ion Battery
- Use Time: –