Alienware m15 R2-390W9
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
Reviews for the Alienware m15 R2-390W9
Source: Pocket Lint
We were immediately impressed by the Alienware m15 R2 when we first saw it at Computex 2019. Now having used it at home in the real world, it certainly didn't disappoint. Apart from a few minor niggles with battery life, a small main drive, and odd issues with footage capture, it's an absolute marvel of a machine. The 4K display option is absolutely stunning, HDR, ray tracing and eye-tracking are all added bonuses. The m15 R2 manages to perform well under pressure and without a typically obnoxious loud fan. Not that things don't get noisy if you really want them to of course. There's no doubt that on looks alone, both on-screen and off, the m15 R2 is well worth your investment. It will cost you a pretty penny though.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/05/2019
Source: PC Mag
More exciting in function and design than the original, Alienware's m15 R2 gaming laptop delivers serious frame-rate juice and state-of-the-art features, including, in our test unit, a stellar 4K OLED display.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/28/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: Product Test RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/15/2019
Rating: Total score: 78% performance: 98% display: 74% mobility: 54% ergonomy: 86%
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Alienware: Alienware was founded in the USA in 1996. Alienware established its EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa) headquarters in Ireland, in 2002. Alienware has belonged to the Dell Group since 2006. The product range mainly focuses on gaming laptops and desktops. Trademark is a slightly futuristic design with an alien logo. In addition, Alienware offers workstations for private and business customers.
Alienware belongs to the mid-sized manufacturers of the notebook market. There are some reviews with average ratings overall.
79%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
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