IFA 2017: Dell Has Upped It’s Gaming Arsenal And It’s Hot

New Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop

The new Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop offers NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 discrete graphics and NVIDIA Max Q Design technology, 7th Gen Intel quad core CPU options and dual fans to keep the system cool and quiet while powering through challenging games. Anti-glare IPS wide viewing angle FHD or 4K UHD display options provide excellent visual clarity while Waves MaxxAudio Pro software delivers precise audio. The laptop’s new 2×2 WiFi antenna design provides great wireless performance, while the SmartByte software prioritises gaming and video content to keep games and videos smooth even during large file downloads.  A new quick-charge battery gets up to 80% capacity within an hour and the Thunderbolt 3 multi-use port connects multiple devices (including support for up to two 4K displays) to the laptop with transfers up to 40Gbps. And for good measure there’s a fingerprint reader enabling Windows Hello for safe, easy login. Available in the UK in mid-September starting at £899.

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming systems available on Dell.com meet the minimum spec requirements for Windows Mixed Reality Ultra and is optimised to work with the new Dell Visor Windows Mixed Reality Headset. The Dell Visor, which is engineered for comfort, convenience and style, will be available in the UK in the coming months for £349.99 (headset) and £99.99 (controllers) on Dell.com. 

Inspiron Gaming Desktop with latest AMD multicore Ryzen processors

The Inspiron Gaming Desktop features the latest AMD multicore Ryzen processors with SenseMI, Ready for VR configs with AMD or NVIDIA discrete graphics cards, support for dual graphics, Waves MaxxAudio Pro with Performance 7.1 Channel HD audio, high-capacity hard drives with SSD and dual-drive options, plus up to five bays for storage upgrades. In the UK, prices start at £699.

Alienware 34 Curved Gaming Monitor

Dell is offering a new Alienware 34-inch curved monitor with an iconic design built for performance gaming with a wider viewing area to see opponents coming from all sides and custom AlienFX lighting across four lighting zones in more than 150 PC game titles. Curved for greater game immersion, with ultrathin bezels, the new monitor delivers a maximum field of view and sharper, clearer graphics. Driven by NVIDIA G-SYNC, the Alienware 34 Curved Gaming Monitor (AW3418DW) supports WQHD (3440 x 1440) resolution with a 120Hz refresh rate. The monitor features lightning-fast overclocked refresh rate, combined with 4ms response time, delivering ultra-smooth gameplay. The AW3418DW will be available in the UK on September 28th for £1,390.

Alienware Aurora with Radeon RX Vega 64 Graphics Card

PAX West also will be the first event in the US where gamers can come experience the buttery smooth experience and raw firepower of an Alienware Aurora equipped with AMD’s new flagship graphics card the Radeon RX Vega 64. Alienware is the first OEM to offer the new GPU from AMD’s Radeon division, building on its commitment to offer gamers options covering various price points, brands preferences and performance levels.

The Radeon RX Vega 64 graphics card boasts some beefy specs under the hood including 4096 stream processors, compared to their Radeon RX 580’s 2304 stream processors and up to 484 GB/s memory bandwidth, compared to 256 GB/s memory bandwidth on the 580 card. Available in early September starting at £1,449.

Outstanding Support for Gaming PCs with Dell’s New Premium Support Plus

The new top-tier Premium Support Plus, announced earlier this week, is the first and only consumer service to proactively find issues, predict hardware issues and optimise performance for a more responsive gaming experience.  It builds on the great features customers have come to enjoy with Dell’s Premium Support such as 24/7 phone support, and hardware and software support, upping the ante to deliver the most comprehensive support service1 available for gaming PCs. 2 Premium Support Plus is the first and only consumer support service to offer both the proactive and predictive technology of SupportAssist together for home users and gamers. It also includes advanced support features like repairs for accidental damage and automatic virus removal to optimise performance for a more responsive gaming experience.

When an issue arises, we get gamers back up and running quickly, no matter where you are. Premium Support Plus offers international travel support, including access to repair services, and, where available, onsite service after remote diagnosis by a technician, providing peace of mind that support will be available when away from home. Customers experience up to 88% less time to resolution and up to 77% fewer steps in the support process when compared to key competitors’ premium service offers. The automated proactive, predictive capabilities have been tested and proven in the commercial market and now Dell is bringing them to consumers. Premium Support Plus is available now in 69 countries for Dell Inspiron Gaming and Alienware PCs as well as XPS and Inspiron systems.

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