Alienware Launches Gaming Laptops in Africa


Alienware introduced its most powerful range of gaming laptops in African continent. The new laptops feature a bold new design and extraordinary performance, uniquely engineered to deliver the ultimate gaming experience. The new range has 3 laptops namely Alienware 14, Alienware 17 and Alienware 18.

Alienware 14 for the enthusiast gamer who requires a laptop that provides enough performance for any task, yet is mobile enough to fit into a backpack; the Alienware 17 for an immersive, graphics-intensive experience with the latest technologies for desktop-grade performance; and the Alienware 18, the ultimate gaming laptop that commands respect among top gamers for its unparalleled performance and construction.

All three laptops feature a new, iconic, angular design that takes its cues from jet engines and stealth bombers with an anodised aluminium shell and magnesium alloy body. The latest laptops are exceptionally durable, with over 60% of the main mechanical components made of various metals. The keyboard is protected by a reinforced plate to ensure a solid typing experience, while the travel and responsiveness is specifically designed with gamers’ needs in mind.

“The new laptops are the latest culmination of listening and learning from our customers since we delivered our first gaming system back in 1996. We spent countless hours meticulously thinking through every detail of these new products to ensure they would be the most amazing line-up we’ve introduced yet.” said Boitumelo Kgnore, client product marketing manager at Dell South Africa.

Incorporating feedback from customers, Alienware 14 now comes with an anti-glare LCD display with wide viewing angles for reflection-free gaming in nearly any lighting condition, including a premium full HD panel option with IPS. For 3D gaming enthusiasts, the Alienware 17 has an optional 3D panel for an immersive visual experience, while the Alienware 18 will feature a full HD display with PLS wide-viewing-angle technology.


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