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DELL Inspiron 15 3000
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DELL Inspiron 15 3000 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB May 2015
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11 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000 have maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of between 1.7GB and 16GB. The DELL Inspiron 15 3000 has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000.

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DELL Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

We checked 4,803 expert and user reviews for DELL portable PCs and found that on average DELL has good ratings. We also found that DELL has good ratings specifically within its medium processor cores notebook PCs range.

Quite Big Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of portable PCs that have been around for more than a year is 10", the biggest is 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Inspiron 15 3000 has a quite big display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Inspiron 15 3000 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 15 3000 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000, the Inspiron 15 3000 has a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Fairly High Speaker Power

With an speaker power of 2 Watts, the Inspiron 15 3000 has one of the higher speaker powers amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000 the speaker powers range from 1W to 4W, and the average speaker power is 1.7W.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Inspiron 15 3000 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity laptop. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This portable PC has a 1.4a HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to it.

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18 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

At only 900 megahertz, the Inspiron 15 3000 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago is 950MHz.

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

The DELL Inspiron 15 3000 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This portable PC has a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age. 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 portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops of this type and age.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The internal memorys of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 15 3000 range from 2GB to 16GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the Inspiron 15 3000 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Heavy

At 2.4 kilograms, the DELL Inspiron 15 3000 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. Across all the comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the Inspiron 15 3000 the weights range from 940g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000, the Inspiron 15 3000 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only MaxxAudio Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

The dimmest display brightness of medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago is 200 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,200 cd/m². With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the DELL Inspiron 15 3000 has one of the dimmer display brightnesss amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.

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Quite Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The lowest front camera resolution (numeric) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year is 0.3MP, the highest is 2MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 1MP. The DELL Inspiron 15 3000 has a quite low front camera resolution (numeric) (only 0.92 megapixels) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Inspiron 15 3000.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The DELL Inspiron 15 3000 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit)s (only 8 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000 is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Inspiron 15 3000 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been available for more than a year. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000 have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

At only 2.7 gigahertz, the DELL Inspiron 15 3000 has a quite slow processor boost frequency 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 3000. The slowest processor boost frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago is 2GHz and the fastest is 3.7GHz.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 15 3000 has one of the smaller hard drive capacitys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The smallest hard drive capacity of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Inspiron 15 3000 is 250GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 690GB.

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Very Slow Hard Drive Speed

At only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the Inspiron 15 3000 has a quite slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000. The hard drive speeds of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 15 3000 range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Fairly Long Battery Recharge Time

With a battery recharge time of 4 hours, the DELL Inspiron 15 3000 has a quite long battery recharge time compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 15 3000 have battery recharge times of between 2h and 23h.

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4 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 15 3000

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when DELL released the Inspiron 15 3000.

Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.2 gigahertz, the Inspiron 15 3000 has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

If this medium processor cores notebook PC processor frequency is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon[plb_3818141_price] (2.3GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

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

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Inspiron 15 3000 has a pretty typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 15 3000.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free 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)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
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
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Pixel Pitch
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Supported
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
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
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
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Trial Software
Operating System Architecture
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® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
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
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
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
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
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
Wi-Fi Certified
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell 4gb500, dell 4gb500g, dell 4gb500gb
Barcodes 00884116164906, 05397063511471, 05397063568758, 05397063569205

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