Alienware M17x R2 (2010)
17.3-inch FHD Display

  • Graphics: Upgradeable MXM 3.0b; 2x slots; supports SLI and CF; up to 100W per GPU
  • Processor: socket based 1st generation Intel CPU (up to 840QM)
  • AC Adapter: 150W standard for 75W GPUs; 240W is required for 100W GPUs
  • VGA Heatsink: standard 2-pipe heatsink for all Video cards
  • O/S Supported: Windows 7 and 8x and 10
  • BIOS Required: A09 (unlocked)

    ATI HD7970M runs very well but has the following limitations...

    HDMI does not work.
    Fans require manual control

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    Base Configuration
      GPU / VGA Upgrade Kit (Primary)
      GPU / VGA Upgrade Kit (Secondary)
      Extra X-bracket / GPU Supporter
      Extra Thermal Pads
      Extra Screws for X-Bracket
      Thermal Paste
      VGA Cables (SLI / CrossFire)

      MXM3 GPU Riser Card- Riser cards are designed for testing and/or debugging MXM3 based GPUs
      GPU / VGA Fan

      Bottom Case Screws - 1 Set