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DELL Vostro 15 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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12 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 are a similar age to it.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year range from 1.7GB to 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 11GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 16 gigabytes, the Vostro 15 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memories amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Good Brand

We checked 4,345 user and expert reviews for DELL notebook PCs and found that on average DELL has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that DELL has good ratings specifically for its medium processor core notebook PCs.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Vostro 15 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. Most similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs of this spec and age ranges from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Vostro 15 has a fairly big screen size compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The screen sizes of portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Vostro 15 range from 11" to 18".

We compared this notebook PC to all the other 15.6" notebook PCs and we think cheaper notebook PCs such as the Toshiba Satellite C50-B[plb_2256586_price], and the DELL Latitude 15[plb_2749075_price] is also worth considering.

Notebook PCs with a bigger screen size that might be worth looking at include the Acer Aspire E5-772[plb_2984402_price] (17.3") which is also cheaper.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Vostro 15 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Vostro 15.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative portable PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available including cheaper laptops such as the HP ProBook 450 G2[plb_2930617_price].

There are a number of other notebook PCs which also have a full-size keyboard which you might also want to look at including the Latitude 12 E5250[pl_2697619_price], or the Inspiron 15[pl_2790626_price] both from DELL.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Vostro 15, the Vostro 15 has a front camera.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other notebook PCs with a front camera and we think the HP ProBook 450 G2[plb_2930617_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other portable PCs with a front camera and we think the Latitude 12 E5250[pl_2697619_price], or the Inspiron 15[pl_2790626_price] both from DELL is also worth considering.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

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

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Quite High Speaker Power

Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago have speaker power of between 1W and 4W, and the average speaker power is 1.7W. With an speaker power of 2 Watts, the Vostro 15 has a fairly high speaker power compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Vostro 15.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Vostro 15 is a two USB 2.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other laptops of this type and age have between one and three USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite High Front Camera Resolution

With a front camera resolution of 1 megapixel, the Vostro 15 has one of the higher front camera resolutions amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Vostro 15 have front camera resolutions of between 0.3MP and 2MP, and the average front camera resolution is 1MP.

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14 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of portable PCs of this age and spec is 750MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 950MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 900 megahertz, the DELL Vostro 15 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Vostro 15.

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

The DELL Vostro 15 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on portable PCs of a similar spec 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.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other portable PCs that have an HDD storage media and we think cheaper laptops such as the Toshiba Satellite C50-B[plb_2256586_price], the Asus X555LA[plb_2947788_price], and the Medion Akoya E6415[plb_2882074_price] is also worth considering.

If the storage medium of this medium processor core notebook PC is too bad for you then you might also want to look at the ProBook 450[pl_2643392_price] (SSD), or the ZBook 14 G2[pl_3017136_price] (SSD) both from HP or the Lenovo ThinkPad E550[plb_2870445_price] (SSD).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Heavy

With a weight of 2.4 kilograms, the Vostro 15 is quite heavy compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago. The lightest notebook PC that was launched more than a year ago is 940g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg.

Portable PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2447697_price] (2.4kg and cheaper).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Vostro 15 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the Vostro 15 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

We compared all the other portable PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen to this laptop and we think the Asus UX301LA[plb_3012206_price]; or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2447697_price] are also worth considering.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago is 46Wh. With a battery capacity of only 40 watt-hours, the DELL Vostro 15 has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Vostro 15.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Vostro 15 is a one USB 3.0 port laptop.

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Only MaxxAudio Audio System

This laptop audio system, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 13GB. With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of only 8 gigabytes, the Vostro 15 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

Across all the laptops of a similar age and type to the Vostro 15 the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 14GB. The DELL Vostro 15 has a fairly small maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Vostro 15.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The average maximum turbo frequency of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Vostro 15 is 2.9GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 2.7 gigahertz, the DELL Vostro 15 has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Vostro 15.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Vostro 15 has a fairly small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Vostro 15. The average hard drive capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Vostro 15 is 690GB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the DELL Vostro 15

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when DELL released the Vostro 15.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.2 gigahertz, the Vostro 15 has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 2.2GHz processor clock speed notebook PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the DELL Latitude 15[plb_2800157_price].

Notebook PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth looking at include the HP ProBook 650 G1[plb_2940400_price] (2.4GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Vostro 15 has a fairly typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other 500GB total storage capacity notebook PCs and we think cheaper laptops such as the Toshiba Satellite C50-B[plb_2256586_price], and the HP ProBook 450[plb_2743215_price] is also worth considering.

If this laptop total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to look at the X555LA[pl_2947144_price] (1TB), or the X555LA[pl_2947788_price] (1TB) both from Asus or the Lenovo X250[plb_2899793_price] (512GB) which is also cheaper.

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Average Internal Memory

The Vostro 15 has a relatively standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Vostro 15.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 4GB internal memory laptops currently available including the Satellite C50-B[pl_2256586_price], or the Satellite C50-B[pl_2319230_price] both from Toshiba which is cheaper.

If this laptop internal memory is too small for you then you might want to consider the Medion Akoya E6415[plb_2882074_price] (6GB and cheaper).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
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Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
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
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
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
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
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Key
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Included Driver
Trial Software
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Operating System Language
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 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 Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
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

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Expert Reviews

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30 July 2015

Dell is known as the cut-price Windows brand, and within its business line-up sits the Vostro series of budget laptops . The Vostro 15 was updated early this year and can now be found with the... Read more…

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12 Monate Garantie
Kein digitaler Videoausgang
24 June 2015

The Dell Vostro 15 3549 is described as an affordable business laptop, and on paper the specifications certainly seem to suggest we have the makings of a decent portable PC. There is a Broadwell-U...

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7 September 2015

Dell Vostro 3546Pomimo kilku mankamentów Dell Vostro 15 3546 jest dobrym laptopem do zastosowa? biurowych. Z tym zastrze?eniem, ?e nie mo?na go u?y? do skomplikowanych oblicze&#324, gdy? szybko...

Rewelacyjne czasy pracy na akumulatorze, matowa matryca, cicha a nawet bezgona praca, niskie temperatury, wygodna klawiatura, dysk SSD (w testowanym egzemplarzu), nieze goniki
Throttling, brak HDMI, niewygodny gadzik, delikatna obudowa ekranu, przylutowany na stae procesor
27 November 2016

O Vostro é uma máquina honesta e rápida, capaz de resolver rapidamente qualquer desafio que o utilizador lhe ponha à frente. No entanto é um pouco pesada para andar o dia todo com ela no saco...

10 October 2016

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26 October 2016

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17 June 2015

Das Dell Vostro 15 3558, zur Verfügung gestell von Dell Deutschland.Das Dell Vostro 3549 will in erster Linie ein günstiges Arbeitsgerät für Unternehmen bzw. berufliche Nutzer sein. Das...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell i55200, dell p248051, dell i55200u, dell p248051p
Barcodes 05397063638581, 05397063638611, 05397063751020, 05397063758821

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