This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.
DELL medium processor cores notebook PCs have good reviews on average and across all notebook PCs DELL is one of the superior brands.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots
This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.
9 Reasons Against
Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.
Does Not Have a Front Camera
The Inspiron 15 does not have a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the Inspiron 15 do have a front camera.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Inspiron 15 does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 15 also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Media
This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops of this age and type. 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 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates
This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Inspiron 15, the Inspiron 15 does not have a touchscreen.
Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency
The Inspiron 15 has a quite slow processor boost frequency (only 2.6 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. Similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.7GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3GHz.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.
7 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 15
Released Over Four Years Ago
This laptop has been on the market for over four years.
Average Display Diagonal
The Inspiron 15 has a fairly average display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Inspiron 15.
If this notebook PC display diagonal is too small for you then you might want to consider the Toshiba Satellite C70D-B[plb_2471097_price] (17.3") which also has a higher rating.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The DELL Inspiron 15 has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than most portable PCs of this age and type. Most similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 15 has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 15.
At 2.4 kilograms, the Inspiron 15 has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 15.
Average Internal Memory
At 6 gigabytes, the Inspiron 15 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than two years.
Average Processor Frequency
The DELL Inspiron 15 has a fairly standard processor frequency (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
MMC+, MS Duo, SD, MS PRO, SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1366 x 768
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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