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: 94%

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Alienware 15 R4 Specs


Intel Core i7-8750H


NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060

RAM (Memory)


Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)


12.65 lb (5.74 kg)




AW 15 R4

Model Number

Alienware 15 R4 PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 946 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?

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Alienware gaming laptop can run Fortnite. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Alienware gaming laptop can run Apex Legends. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5)?

This Alienware gaming laptop can run Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5). It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

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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