Laptops

How does the Powerful Portable match up against so called “power laptops”? Lets compare a few of the leading ones. Due to time I only listed full specifications for the Alienware, however the Alienware is considered by power laptop users to be the most powerful one available.

Mark II Mark III Alienware Aurora mALX Asus G2Pc Acer 9810
Weight 8 kg (17.6 lbs) 5 kg (11 lbs) 8.2 kg (18 lbs)
Without power supply,
bag and cablesWith bag, power
supply etc (est):
12 kg (27 lbs)
4.4 kg
Without power supply,
bag and cables
7.5 kg (16.5 lbs)
Without power supply,
bag and cables
Max RAM 8 GB 2 GB
RAM Speed 800 400
CPU / Speed 3.6Ghz 960 dual core

Max: No Limit

Duo 2 E6700 or
Quad CoreMax: No Limit
AMD Turion
Max HD Raid 0 640 GB
(2 x 7200 320 GB SATA)Max: No Limit
Raid 0 320 GB
(2 x 160GB)
Price as configured $1,200 as configured $5,399 + tax $2,999 + tax