These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
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Background And Identification
The Alienware Aurora M9700 was Dells most recent gaming device in 2006. This model is identified by the "alien" logo on the back of the monitor and the distinct "alien green" color casing.
The Alienware Aurora M9700 is a large size gaming laptop used for high-performance gaming and data storage. The Alienware Aurora M9700 has a 17-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. This model of Alienware was the first 17-inch device to simultaneously run two graphics processing units, a new feature the previous model lacked. The M9700 model also came equipped with jacks capable of connecting to a 5.1 sound system, 4 USB ports, ExpressCard Slot, and a 4 in 1 card reader.
The Alienware Aurora M9700 was replaced in 2009 by the Alienware Aurora M17x.