Alienware is known for making premium gaming gear and the Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition R5 pricing and specifications have been revealed. The laptop is available now and you can order one from the official store. The laptop starts at $1600 and comes in various hardware configurations featuring the latest AMD Ryzen 5000 series CPUs and Nvidia RTX 30 series graphics cards.
Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition Price And Specifications
The base variant that costs $1600 comes with the AMD Ryzen R7 5800H. This is a mobile CPU that features 8 cores and 16 threads. The CPU has a base clock speed of 3.2 GHz and can boost to 4.4 GHz. The laptop is powered by the RTX 3060 that comes with 6 GB of VRAM. Other than that you get a 256 GB SSD and 16 GB of RAM. The screen is FHD with a refresh rate of 165 Hz.
At $1900 you get the same specifications but get upgraded to the RTX 3070 and double the SSD storage. At $2180 you get upgraded to the AMD Ryzen R9 5900HX CPU. This CPU also has 8 cores and 16 threads but the clock speeds are higher at 3.3 GHz base and 4.6 GHz boost. For the additional cost, you also get a 1 TB SSD with a QHD display that has a refresh rate of 240 Hz. The laptop also features MUX Switches.
The top of the line variant costs $200 more at $2380. This comes with 32 GB of RAM. The resolution of the screen is lowered to FHD but the refresh rate is increased to 360 Hz.
With all that out of the way, the Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition R5 is definitely a beast of a gaming laptop and it will surely run any game you throw at it, The specifications allow for flexibility so that you can get the hardware that suits your needs. Competitive gamers are no doubt going to go for the higher refresh rates.
Let us know what you think about the Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition R5 gaming laptop and whether or not you think it is worth the price.