• CPU: Intel Core i5-4210H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M (2GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR3 1600MHz
  • Weight: 3.22 kg (7.1 lbs)


  • Great screen quality with accurate color reproduction, high brightness and absence of PWM
  • Cool design with beautiful and customizable LED lights
  • Comfortable keyboard and touchpad
  • Unmatched storage options in its class or any other of that matter
  • Excellent build quality
  • Well-designed cooling system


  • Underwhelming CPU performance
  • Bulky and heavy
  • We expected at least one SSD in the configuration, instead the Alienware 15 has only one slow 5400rpm HDD

Dell Alienware 15 (GeForce GTX 965M) - Specs

CPU Performance #250
  • Intel Pentium N4200 5.5%
  • Intel Core i3-7100U 1.9%
  • Intel Core i5-4210H
GPU Performance #85
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (2GB GDDR5) 0.7%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (4GB GDDR5) 0.5%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M (2GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q (34W) 1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX350 (25W) 3.6%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M (4GB GDDR5) 3.9%
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
Samsung FYTXT-156HL
Color accuracy 4.92
1TB HDD, 5400 rpm
M.2 Slot
2x 2280 SATA III (B key)
8GB DDR3 1600MHz
Windows OS
92Wh, Li-Ion, 8-cell
Body Material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum, Carbon (Aluminum, Plastic, Carbon fiber)
386 x 270 x 34 mm (15.20" x 10.63" x 1.34")
3.22 kg (7.1 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 4x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • VGA
  • DVI
  • Mini DisplayPort
  • Card Reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Audio jack 2x 3.5 mm jacks for headset and external microphone
  • External graphics port for Alienware Graphics Amplifier.
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera 1080p Full HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone Digital array microphones
  • Speakers Stereo 2x 2W
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot


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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920 x 1080, IPS

Name Samsung FYTXT-156HL
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 329 cd/m2
sRGB 94%
PWM frequency 200 Hz
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 750:1
dE Color Checker 4.92
PWM Rating 3.0: (harmful)


Dell Alienware 15 (GeForce GTX 965M) in-depth review

Dell's Alienware laptops has always been a must-have gaming machine for almost every professional or casual gamer, but the 15-inch model has a handful of cool features that need to be in the spotlight and they make this machine more desirable than other Alienware notebooks, at least for now. For starters, the Alienware 15 is the most budget version, but can also be equipped with the latest NVIDIA or AMD GPUs, if you are willing to pay the extra money. Also, the notebook has been praised by m[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-4210H

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from the Fritz chess benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M (2GB GDDR5)

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