Best Dell Alienware Area-51M laptops list ordered by value and gaming performance

Our rank table for all the best gaming laptops based on price to performance places the Dell Alienware Area-51M laptops in position 55, where we are looking at position 1 as best price to performance gaming laptops. The Alienware Area-51M models have 17.3 inch screens with a refresh rate of 144Hz and gaming resolutions of 1080p.

The range price starts at 2649.99, which comes with a GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile graphics card in the gaming laptop. This laptop graphics card currently meets the specs of 300 games out of the top 500 most demanding games today. The variants within this range with a Core i9-9900K 8-Core 3.6GHz processor in them are the ones that are better served for sheer processing power tasks. So if CPU performance is your thing then that is the better option in this range. 16GB, 32GB, 64GB of RAM can be found across this gaming laptop range. Games today, and into the next few years, seem to want a max of 16GB’s of RAM. So look to these 16GB versions of the Alienware Area-51M laptop range to get the best price to performance. More than their 16GB RAM is likely unnecessary for gaming any time soon.

We have assessed system requirement trends for top end AAA games. Especially those that have come out over the past year and those coming out over the coming months/years. Our calculations currently suggest that the weaker Alienware Area-51M in the range can run modern AAA games for 0 Years 11 Months from now. Obviously this data and projection can and will change over time.

The Dell Alienware Area-51M i7-9700K RTX 2060 Mobile 16GB RAM 256GB M.2 gaming laptop is currently offering the best value and most hardware performance for your money in the Alienware Area-51M range in 2021. It has more hardware performance for less money than anything else in its range. As hardware performance is increased, so too does the price tag. And the price normally goes up faster. You can see a model list below to show you how they compare across the range for best value.

P2P score 6
Futureproof 0 Years 11 Months to 12 Years 0 Months
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Dell Alienware Area-51M Model Range

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GPU
RAM
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9.6 9%
7.9 0%
10
5 3%
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9.8 0%
7.9 0%
10
5 3%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.8 0%
9.2 17%
9.9
5 6%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.9 5%
7.9 0%
9.9
5 8%
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9.9 8%
7.9 0%
9.9
5 10%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
9.2 17%
9.9
5 11%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.9 5%
7.9 0%
10
5 11%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.9 8%
9.8 37%
10
5 12%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.9 8%
7.9 0%
10
5 13%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
9.2 17%
10
5 14%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.8 0%
9.2 17%
10
5 14%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
7.9 0%
10
5 14%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.8 0%
7.9 0%
10
5 14%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
7.9 0%
9.9
5 15%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.9 5%
9.2 17%
9.9
5 18%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
9.8 37%
9.9
4 20%
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High / Ultra: 6 yrs 0 mths Low / Med: 10 yrs 0 mths
9.8 0%
9.8 37%
9.9
4 20%
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High / Ultra: 6 yrs 0 mths Low / Med: 10 yrs 0 mths
9.9 8%
9.2 17%
9.9
4 20%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.9 5%
9.2 17%
10
4 20%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.9 5%
7.9 0%
10
4 20%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.9 8%
9.2 17%
10
4 22%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
9.8 37%
10
4 22%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.8 0%
9.8 37%
10
4 22%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.9 8%
7.9 0%
10
4 23%
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High / Ultra: 0 yrs 11 mths Low / Med: 5 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
9.2 17%
10
4 23%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.8 0%
9.2 17%
10
4 23%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.9 5%
9.8 37%
9.9
4 26%
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High / Ultra: 6 yrs 0 mths Low / Med: 10 yrs 0 mths
9.9 8%
9.8 37%
9.9
4 29%
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High / Ultra: 6 yrs 0 mths Low / Med: 10 yrs 0 mths
9.9 5%
9.8 37%
10
4 29%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.9 5%
9.2 17%
10
4 30%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.9 8%
9.8 37%
10
4 31%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.8 0%
9.8 37%
10
4 31%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.9 8%
9.2 17%
10
4 32%
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High / Ultra: 3 yrs 10 mths Low / Med: 8 yrs 5 mths
9.6 9%
9.8 37%
10
4 32%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.9 5%
9.8 37%
10
4 37%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths
9.9 8%
9.8 37%
10
4 39%
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High / Ultra: 7 yrs 2 mths Low / Med: 12 yrs 0 mths