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DELL Inspiron 17 5749

DELL Inspiron 17 5749 2 Core Intel Core I3-5xxx 2GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 17.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-5xxx 2GHz 4GB Jan 2015
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Power And Modern DesignA multimedia machine: Replace your desktop with an elegant laptop packed with performance features that deliver a cinematic media experience. The brushed aluminum Inspiron... More
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14 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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DELL Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

On average DELL medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews as do all laptops manufactured by DELL.

Very Big Screen Size

Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year the screen sizes range from 11" to 18", and the average screen size is 15". With a screen size of 17.3 inches, the Inspiron 17 5749 has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec. The smallest total storage capacity of portable PCs that are a similar age to the Inspiron 17 5749 is 16GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Inspiron 17 5749 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of a similar age and spec to it. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year the best memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Inspiron 17 5749 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 17 5749 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 17 5749, the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

The DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst laptops of this age. The hard drive capacity of portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago range from 5GB to 2TB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Fairly High Speaker Power

The average speaker power of laptops of this type and age is 1.7W. With an speaker power of 2 Watts, the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has one of the higher speaker power amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Fairly Big Operating Shock

At 110 gravity, the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has a quite big operating shock compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the Inspiron 17 5749. The operating shocks of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 17 5749 range from 10G to 130G, and the average operating shock is 77G.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This portable PC has a 1.4a HDMI version, which is typical of many laptops that were released around the same time as it.

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AC Cable Included

This laptop has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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15 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 950MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz. The Inspiron 17 5749 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (only 850 megahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Inspiron 17 5749.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

The Inspiron 17 5749 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Only Intel Core I3-5xxx Processor Family

The DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has a better processor family than most portable PCs of this type and age. This portable PC has an Intel Core i3-5xxx processor family, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. The best processor family of all portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 17 5749 is Intel Core i7-4xxx and the worst is AMD E.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The DELL Inspiron 17 5749 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The Inspiron 17 5749 has one of the smaller battery capacities (only 40 watt-hours) amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 17 5749 the battery capacities range from 23Wh to 120Wh.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Inspiron 17 5749 is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC.

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Only MaxxAudio Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is the most frequently found audio system on laptops that came out more than a year ago.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit) (only 8 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age. The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Inspiron 17 5749 is 13GB.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 17 5749 is 14GB, and the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Inspiron 17 5749.

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Very Heavy

The average weight of laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 17 5749 is 2kg. With a weight of 3 kilograms, the Inspiron 17 5749 is very heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 17 5749.

If you would consider a laptop with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17 5000[plb_2701798_price] (3kg).

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Thick

At 28.4 millimeters, the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 is quite thick compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Inspiron 17 5749. Comparable spec laptops that were released one year ago have heights of between 11mm and 2,400mm, and the average height is 27mm.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on portable PCs of this age and type.

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Very Wide

With a width of 414.3 millimeters, the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 is one of the wider medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year amongst notebook PCs of this age. The average width of comparable spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 17 5749 is 360mm.

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Quite Long Battery Recharge Time

The average battery recharge time of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Inspiron 17 5749 is 3.9h, and the battery recharge times range from 2h to 23h. With a battery recharge time of 4 hours, the Inspiron 17 5749 has a fairly long battery recharge time compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 17 5749.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 17 5749

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when DELL released the Inspiron 17 5749.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2 gigahertz, the Inspiron 17 5749 has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Inspiron 17 5749.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to consider the HP EliteBook 740[plb_2783823_price] (2.1GHz).

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Inspiron 17 5749 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Inspiron 17 5749.

If you would prefer a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Asus X555LA[plb_2763466_price] (6GB).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Pixel Pitch
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Key
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Included Driver
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Voltage
Battery Recharge Time
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Vibration
Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Video Compression Format

Expert Reviews

29 April 2015

To be fair, we should say that there are some notebooks on the market now which outperform Inspiron 17 (5749) in every aspect, by far. Dell's new multimedia station looks sturdy, reliable and even...

Steady
Bulky size 3.29 kg weight
1.17" height)
We expected longer battery life
Mediocre CPUGPU performance
Just one RAM slot
10 March 2015

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User Reviews

(3)
(Verified Purchase)

Have only used the laptop a few times over the Christmas holidays, took some time choosing the specification and look forward to many years of trouble free use.

(Verified Purchase)

Overall the laptop is very good, 2 things that I did not like. 1. The characters on the keys have a double focus that gets you thinking you are seeing double. 2 The size of the return key could be... Read more…

Reviewed 14 August 2015 by Miss Katherine A. Mutch
(Verified Purchase)

If you're in the UK, don't buy this. It has a European plug on it and it is not set up for English...

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05397063706792, 05397063708413, 05397063709366, 05397063720446, 05397063729739, 05397063730759

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