Alienware Area-51 m15x Specifications

Alienware Area-51 m15x

Part Number: PC-LT-AREA51M15X-AI1 (Reviewed) Released: February 1, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b, Bluetooth, IEEE 802.11 n (draft)
  • Screen type
    Widescreen
  • Notebook type
    Mid-size laptops (6-7.5 lbs.)
  • Manufacturer
    Alienware

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core 2 Duo T7700 / 2.4 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L2 - 4 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel GM965 Express

Storage

  • Serial ATA Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • Optical Drive
    DVD±RW (+R DL) - removable
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    8x
  • Write Speed
    8x (DVD+R) / 4x (DVD-R) / 2.4x (DVD+R Double layer)
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • RAM
    2 GB ( 2 x 1 GB )
  • Max Supported Size
    4 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Speed
    667 MHz
  • Form Factor
    SO DIMM 200-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    667 MHz
  • Configuration Features
    2 x 1 GB

Display

  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Monitor Features
    ClearView

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT - 256 MB
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n (draft), Bluetooth 2.0
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN - Mini PCI
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • CNET Labs: Battery drain test / Video playback
    92
  • Cells
    6-cell
  • Technology
    lithium ion

Card Reader

  • Type
    7 in 1 card reader

Connections & Expansion

  • Slots
    1 x ExpressCard/54 ( 1 free )
    2 x memory ( 0 free )
  • Interfaces
    3 x USB 2.0 - 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x IEEE 1394b (FireWire 800) - 9 pin FireWire 800
    1 x display / video - HDMI - 19 pin HDMI Type A
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45
    1 x headphones / speakers - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5 mm
  • Memory Card Reader
    7 in 1 ( SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard )

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    15.4 in

Miscellaneous

  • Features
    security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
  • Included Laptop Accessories
    carrying case, mouse pad
  • Windows Vista Certification
    Windows Vista Premium Ready

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 2.0, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n (draft)
  • Interface (Bus) Type
    Mini PCI
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    14.6 in
  • Depth
    10.7 in
  • Height
    1.3 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    7.1 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

General

  • Manufacturer
    Alienware

Where to Buy

Alienware Area-51 m15x

Part Number: PC-LT-AREA51M15X-AI1 Released: Feb 1, 2008
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