Dell just launched six new Windows 10 gaming laptops based on the new 8th Generation Intel Core processors – the 2018 Alienware 15 and 17 laptops, and the new Dell G-Series gaming laptops. Check out the full details below!
The 2018 Dell Consumer & Gaming Tech Briefing
Dell invited us to an exclusive tech briefing on their 2018 consumer and gaming devices. We recorded it so you can join in the tech tech briefing yourself, as well as the Q&A session!
2018 Alienware 15 And 17 Gaming Laptops
The 2018 Alienware 15 and 17 gaming laptops come with the new 8th Generation Intel Core i5, i7, and i9 processors with up to 6 cores, enabling overclocking up to 5.0 GHz for the first time. To extract maximum performance from the Intel processors, Alienware added the improved Cryo-Tech v2.0 cooling technology, with 50% thinner fan blades and a vapour chamber.
Alienware also incorporated the next-generation Alienware Command Center that helps novice and experienced gamers optimize, overclock, and tune Alienware PCs and peripherals. The new Alienware Command Center also gives gamers complete control over the 2018 Alienware 15 and 17 laptops’ 13 programmable lighting zones that support full RGB values with up to 16.8 million colors.
In addition to the iconic space grey colour, the 2018 Alienware 15 and 17 will also come in a new Epic Black colour option.
New Dell G-Series Gaming Laptops
Dell announced the new G-Series of affordable gaming laptops. These new game-ready laptops are equipped with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series GPUs, 8th Gen Intel Core processors, thermal management solutions, intelligent content prioritization software, anti-glare IPS panels, and other complimentary features.
Dell G3 15 and 17
- Coming in 15 and 17-inch sizes, Dell G3 15 and 17 laptops are powered by NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 up to 1060 Max-Q, up to 8th Generation Intel Core i7 CPUs, dual fans and dual drives with SSD options
- Their 2×2 WiFi antenna design provides great wireless performance, while the SmartByte software prioritizes gaming and video content keeping them smooth, even during large file downloads
- Encased in a refined chassis with a silky matte exterior finish, the laptops boast a sleek 22.7 mm (15″) / 25 mm (17″) profile
- The Dell G3 15 is Dell’s thinnest gaming laptop to date
- Dell G3 15 will offer three color options (Black, Recon Blue, Alpine White) and Dell G3 17 will offer two color options (Black, Recon Blue)
Dell G5 and G7 15
- The Dell G5 and G7 15 come in a sleek 25 mm thin 15-inch chassis, with powerful NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GPUs with Max-Q Design technology
- The systems feature 6GB GDDR5 dedicated memory, up to 6 core performance with 8th Generation Intel Core™ processors (with up to Core i7 on the G5 and i9 on the G7), dual fans, and dual drives with SSD options
- The Dell G7 15 will offer optional 8th Generation Intel Core i9 CPU and UHD display (3840×2160) configurations, available in late April 2018
- Killer 1×1 networking optimization (supporting up to 2×2) or SmartByte software responsively prioritize content downloads for liquid smooth gaming and streaming
- Designed to push heat and noise away from the user, Dell equipped a front air intake and rear exhaust vent to the laptops’ frames to keep players cool, and able to game longer
- The Dell G5 and G7 15 will also offer an optional IPS UHD 4k panel for a premium on-screen experience
- Dell G5 15 is available in either Standard Black or Beijing Red flavors, and Dell G7 15 is available in either Standard Black or Alpine White
Pricing & Availability
These Dell gaming laptops are available with immediate effect :
- 2018 Alienware 15 and 17 are available in US, China and Europe, starting at $2,399.99 and $3,699.99 respectively
- Dell G7 15 is available globally starting at $1,099.99
These Dell gaming laptops are available starting 16 April 2018 :
- Dell G3 15 and 17 will be available globally starting at $749.99 and $1,099.99 respectively
- Dell G5 15 will be available globally starting at $949.99