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DELL Inspiron 15
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DELL Inspiron 15 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2GHz 16GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

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26 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on laptops of this spec and age.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The Inspiron 15 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Good Brand

DELL is one of the better rated notebook PC brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and DELL also has good reviews for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.

Very Big Internal Memory

When compared to other similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago, the internal memory of the Inspiron 15 of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The internal memorys of medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 15 range from 1GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.5GB.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Inspiron 15 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it. Comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Inspiron 15 processor familys range from AMD C (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The average total storage capacity of notebook PCs of this type and age is 510GB. The DELL Inspiron 15 has one of the biggest total storage capacitys (1,000 gigabyte) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Inspiron 15 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most similar spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Inspiron 15.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

Portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have display diagonals of between 10" and 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Inspiron 15 has a fairly big display diagonal compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Inspiron 15.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Inspiron 15 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all portable PCs of this age and type.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Inspiron 15 which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Inspiron 15 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of this age and type, the Inspiron 15 has a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most similar spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Inspiron 15 which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Across all the laptops of this type and age the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 32GB. The Inspiron 15 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 15.

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Fairly High Speaker Power

Comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have speaker powers of between 1W and 11W, and the average speaker power is 1.7W. The Inspiron 15 has a fairly high speaker power (2 Watts) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 15.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

Comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 15 have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB. The DELL Inspiron 15 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Inspiron 15.

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Fairly Big Operating Shock

At 110 gravity, the DELL Inspiron 15 has a quite big operating shock compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The operating shocks of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 10G to 140G, and the average operating shock is 67G.

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Quite Big Operating Vibration

The Inspiron 15 has a fairly big operating vibration (0.66 gravity) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 15. The smallest operating vibration of notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 is 0.5G and the biggest is 110G.

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Has a Touchscreen

Unlike most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec which do not have a touchscreen, the Inspiron 15 has a touchscreen.

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Very Big Processor Cache

When compared to other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 15 that we have checked, the Inspiron 15's processor cache of 4 megabytes is one of the biggest. The average processor cache of comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 15 is 3MB.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This laptop has a 1.4a HDMI version, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

At 58 watt-hours, the Inspiron 15 has a fairly big battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Inspiron 15. Across all the comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 15 the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 5Wh to 100Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 49Wh.

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included on laptops of a similar age and spec to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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9 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Inspiron 15 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency (only 200 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Inspiron 15. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of laptops of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 15 is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 16 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 15 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of laptops that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 15 is 23GB, and the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time 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 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Heavy

The average weight of notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 15 is 2.1kg. At 2.6 kilograms, the DELL Inspiron 15 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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Fairly Big Non-Operating Shock

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 have non-operating shocks of between 60G and 240G. The Inspiron 15 has one of the bigger non-operating shocks (160 gravity) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Fairly Big Non-Operating Vibration

With a non-operating vibration of 1.3 gravity, the Inspiron 15 has a quite big non-operating vibration compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all the laptops of this age and spec the non-operating vibrations range from 1G to 160G.

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Quite Long Battery Recharge Time

With a battery recharge time of 4 hours, the Inspiron 15 has a fairly long battery recharge time compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 15. Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 15 the battery recharge times range from 2h to 11h, and the average battery recharge time is 3.3h.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 15

Released Over Two Years Ago

DELL released the Inspiron 15 over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

The Inspiron 15 has a fairly average processor frequency (2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour of Product
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost 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
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Panel Type
Pixel Pitch
Aspect Ratio
3D
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Supported
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Operating System Language
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
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 (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Vibration
Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

(138)
25 July 2016

The Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series (3558) is a capable desktop-replacement laptop with solid specs, plenty of storage, and long battery life?all for less than $350...

PC Mag

28 June 2016

Dell's Inspiron 15 5568 is one of the faster big-screen hybrids around, but it's far from perfect...

19 January 2016

As we noted at the outset of our coverage here, it would be unfair to compare a base model 7000 series Inspiron to tricked-out gaming or performance laptops without taking into consideration the...

Hothardware.com

Stylish design with easy to clean rubber coating
Good CPU and GPU performance
Great battery life
IPS screen with accurate colors (Average DeltaE 0.89) and good viewing angles
Easy maintenance
Relatively low screen brightness and just 55 sRGB coverage
The M.2 slot works with SATA III storage modules
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31 December 2015

Notebookreview.com

The latest iteration of the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 series is perhaps Dell's best multi-purpose 15-inch notebook designed to meet the needs of the widest possible variety of customers. This is a... Read more…

8 November 2015

So, what do we make of the Dell Inspiron 15 7559? It is currently has the highest gaming performance/price ratio under $900-$1000, also thanks to Skylake I5. The Skylake I5 is a powerful yet less...

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User Reviews

(651)
Reviewed 24 August 2015 by JacktownAnn

I wish someone had told me that you could not put a DVD in the player and watch it without using up expensive data plan to watch a 2 hour movie. No laptop should be set up this way. Programs... Read more…

Reviewed 19 June 2015 by ScentedProducts
ScentedProducts would recommend the Dell Inspiron 15 7559 (Verified Purchase)

Replaced my three year old version of same machine - can't believe the jumps in quality and speeds from my previous unit...

Reviewed 20 August 2012 by Kushty
(Verified Purchase)

Really happy with this product specially the price...Does the job a laptop is ment to do! Very pleased and would recommend this to someone...

Reviewed 23 March 2014 by Neville aynsley jones
(Verified Purchase)

An excellent piece of equipment chosen because of its scope and the inclusion of Windows 7. Initial impressions of its performance are very good, but ......... time will tell. A major failing... Read more…

Reviewed 2 December 2013 by K. Plank

This laptop is great! It would be perfect if the pad was in the middle under the keyboard and not a little off to the left. It takes some getting used to...

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