There are Black Friday gaming deals, and then there are Black Friday gaming deals: the kinds of savings that sneak up when you least expect them and just demolish the competition, leaving the kind of bargain we'll be talking about for a long time.
This was one of those deals, and unfortunately it's expired now. The Alienware M15 R3 laptop was being sold by Dell for US customers, slashing $650 off a product that rarely gets discounted at all, due to the prestige of the Alienware brand within gaming PC circles. Thankfully, you can still find plenty more savings in our guide to the best Black Friday gaming laptop deals.
We'll update this page if Dell brings the deal back, but until that happens, here's what you missed.
- Alienware M15 R3 Gaming Laptop |
$2249.00$1599.99 at Dell US
Featuring [deep breath] a 10th Generation Intel Core i7-10875H processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 graphics card, 15.6 inch display, 32GB of memory, and a 512GB SSD hard drive, Alienware's slimmest gaming laptop makes no compromises for its smaller size, rest assured.
If you're fast, you can bag it right now for just shy of $1600, down from its original RRP of $2249.99.
Alienware M15 R3 Gaming Laptop |
$2249.00 $1599.99 at Dell US
This is the kind of saving that doesn't come around that often, knocking $650 off Alienware's original asking price. Considering the spec involved, this is one of the best BlackFriday laptop deals we've seen yet.
The M15 R3 also comes pre-installed with Windows 10, making it just as ideal for work as it is play... but let's be honest, this is mainly a machine you'll be using to play, and - boy - are there plenty of games to enjoy with this power station.
From Cyberpunk 2077 to Death Stranding and beyond, this Alienware deal can thus be seen as your ticket to a world of premium PC gaming at your fingertips, and the best part is you never have to worry about whether your machine can run it. It is Alienware, after all.
If you're planning to attach your storage to a new computer then we've got plenty of Black Friday gaming PC and Black Friday gaming laptop deals rounded up for your perusal. It's also worth considering what Black Friday gaming monitors are on offer, so you get the best view of your games and applications.