Alienware’s latest gaming notebook is a monster. The Aurora ALX includes two nVidia GeForce Go 7900 GS graphics modules in SLI configuration, which allow for resolutions of up to 1920 x 1200 on its 17-inch screen. For added power, it offers a dual-core 2.4GHz AMD Turion 64 Mobile ML44 processor, 2GB of DDR2-667 memory, 200GB HDD, and a DVD Super-Multi drive.
If you’re looking for desktop-PC-caliber gaming performance and multimedia ability in a laptop-sized package, the m9700 is a solid choice. However, we’d wait for the dual-core processor and a high-definition DVD drive option before shelling out more than four grand