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How long does the Alienware m17 R3 battery last?

How long does the Alienware m17 R3 battery last?

Alienware m17 R3 Specs

Laptop Class Gaming
Dimensions (HWD) 0.88 by 15.74 by 11.59 inches
Weight 6.5 lbs
Operating System Windows 10
Tested Battery Life (Hours:Minutes) 2:29

How long do Alienware batteries last?

The Alienware 14’s battery would last about 5 hours with just browsing the internet. Gaming while on battery is not recommended.

How long does Alienware m15 R3 battery last?

4 hours and 38 minutes
Alienware m15 R3 battery life The Alienware m15 R3 lasted 4 hours and 38 minutes on the Laptop Mag Battery Test (continuous web surfing over Wi-Fi) which is below the 5:17 premium laptop average, but still pretty good for a gaming laptop.

How do I change the battery in my Alienware 17 R3?

Alienware 17 R3 Battery Replacement

  1. Step 1 Battery.
  2. Unscrew and remove the two 4mm Phillips #1 screws from the cover.
  3. Pull up and slide the cover off.
  4. Unplug the black wire with the yellow tag to disconnect the battery.
  5. Unscrew and remove the four 3mm Phillips #1 screws holding the hard drive in place.

Does Alienware m17 R3 run hot?

The TCC point for the following systems is: Alienware 13 R3, 15 R3/R4, and 17 R4/R5 – TCC = 97 ℃ Alienware M15, and M17 – TCC = 100 ℃ Alienware Area-51m R2 – TCC = 100 ℃

Is Alienware m17 R3 4K?

Alienware m17 R3 review: Display Gaming laptops are not always known for their large and expansive displays, but the 17-inch panel on the m17 does better than most. That’s in large part due to the 4K resolution of the 60Hz display, and the impressive HDR performance it delivers.

Should I leave my Alienware plugged in?

In fact, it is recommended to keep your gaming laptop plugged in for optimum performance. Some gaming laptops, such as the Alienware Area-51M gaming laptop, need two power adapters to keep them running.

Can the Alienware M15 R3 be upgraded?

NOTE: The memory is integrated to the system board and cannot be upgraded after purchase.

How do I check my Alienware battery health?

Power on the computer and tap F2 key at the Dell logo screen. On the left pane, under General, select Battery Information. Verify the battery health information as illustrated (Figure 1).

What’s the battery life on an Alienware 17?

Check out Alienware Artificial Intelligence 11-22-2016 04:51 PM I am with 1080p screen and I get about 1 dota playtime while on battery at high performance which is about 50-60 mins. So I guess the gaming time is less than thst on the 4k model, but when not playing games I get 6-8 hours depending on brightness 11-23-2016 07:30 AM

Which is better XPS or Alienware battery life?

There is no one best compromise here, but the 17″ XPS models are the mid-point. Equipped an FHD screen and GTX video they’ll run a good deal longer on a charge than an Alienware will. Equipped with a 4K screen and RTX video, the battery life will plunge to Alienware levels.

What’s the battery life on the Dell M17 R3?

I am looking at the m17 R3 and I have heard mixed reviews about battery life, ranging from 2 hours to 6 hours. Does this configuration have Nvidia Optimus? As I have heard that’s the option to choose for best battery?

How does Optimus affect the battery life of laptops?

Some do support Optimus, while others don’t. The RTX series GPUs and systems that ship with high-refresh (and GSync) screens are hardwired to the nVidia GPU, so the battery runtime will be much shorter.