Alienware 15 R4 Review

Latest pricing, specs and Alienware 15 R4 gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This Alienware laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8750H CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 12.65 lb (5.74 kg).

This gaming laptop can run Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V - some of the the biggest PC games at a recommended level. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 958 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 95% rating.

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Alienware 15 R4
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 72%


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Alienware 15 R4 Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8750H

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060

RAM (Memory)

Memory icon16 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

12.65 lb (5.74 kg)

Brand

Alienware

Series

AW 15 R4

Model Number


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Alienware 15 R4 PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 722 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?Forward icon

Can It Run GTA 5?

This Alienware gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can the Alienware gaming laptop run GTA 5

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Alienware gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can the Alienware gaming laptop run Fortnite

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Alienware gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can the Alienware gaming laptop run Apex Legends

Alienware 15 R4 Features

  • 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H (6-Core, 9MB Cache, up to 4.1GHz w/ Turbo Boost)
  • 15.6 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) 60Hz IPS Display | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 OC with 6GB GDDR5
  • 16GB (2x8GB) 2400MHz DDR4 Memory
  • 128GB PCIe Solid State Drive + 1 TB 2.5-Inch SATA Hard Drive (7200 RPM)
  • Windows 10 Home 64bit | Killer 1435 802.11ac 2x2 WiFi and Bluetooth 4.1

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