Dell Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3" FHD Review

Latest pricing, specs and Dell Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3" FHD 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 Dell laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8750H CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a large screen laptop at 17.3 inches and this of course has an impact on weight, with this big screen model coming in at 1.1 lb (0.5 kg).

As for price this is a higher end gaming laptop under $2,000.

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 983 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 98% rating.

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Dell Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3" FHD
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 97%

  • Dell Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3

Dell Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3" FHD Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8750H

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

17.3 inches (43 centimeters)

Weight

1.1 lb (498.95 g)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

42.42 cm x 33.27 cm x 3.05 cm
16.7 in x 13.1 in x 1.2 in

Brand

Dell

Series

Alienware 17 R5

Model Number

Dell Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3" FHD PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 978 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 Dell gaming laptop can run Fortnite. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

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

Dell Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3" FHD Features

  • 17.3" VR Ready 1920 x 1080 Anti-Glare IPS Display, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)
  • 8th Gen Intel Hexa-Core i7-8750H @ 2.20GHz (9 MB SmartCache, Max Turbo Frequency 4.10GHz)
  • 16GB DDR4 SDRAM, 256GB Solid State Drive + 1TB SATA Hard Drive, No Optical Drive
  • IEEE 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, FHD Webcam, HDMI, USB Type-C, Backlight Keyboard,
  • Windows 10 Home, 6-cell Battery, Epic Sliver

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