Specifications of the Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5510
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|Laptop type||Standard non-convertible laptop
This laptop features a clamshell-only design, without ability to convert itself into a tablet.
The laptop offers high performance needed for heavier tasks like multimedia creation or design. On the negative side, high-performance laptops tend to consume more battery power than the standard ones. Read more about performance of this notebook in the CPU, GPU, RAM, and Storage sections below.
This is by far the most popular laptop screen size. It provides a lot of screen real estate, while avoiding bulkiness of the 17.3" laptops.
|Screen resolution||1920x1080 pixels Full HD
Full HD is the most common laptop screen resolution today. It provides a good image sharpness and a decent amount of space on the display for the user interface and programs. However, it isn't as good as the top-tier 4K Ultra HD.
This laptop optionally comes with a touchscreen. It depends on the configuration of the laptop.
|Other display specs||IPS type
Displays based on IPS technology provide much wider viewing angles than the budget-class TN screens.
Anti-glare coating reduces ambient light reflections, as opposed to the glare-type displays with more vivid colors.
|About laptop displays||Learn about laptop PC displays here.|
|Processor (CPU)||Intel Core i5-11320H 11th Gen
The i5-11320H is a powerful processor. It's designed for heavier computing besides everyday tasks. Therefore, it's good for video and photo editors and other heavy programs. On the negative side, it isn't as powerful as the Core i7 H series and doesn't provide power efficiency of the mid-tier laptop CPUs.
Intel Core i7-11390H 11th Gen
The i7-11390H is a powerful laptop processor, good for heavier duties like video and photo editing besides everyday tasks. However, it isn't as power efficient as the common mid-range laptop CPUs.
|About processors||The laptop's processor (CPU) is the main chip of the system and a very important computing performance factor.|
|Graphics (GPU)||Intel UHD graphics of 11th Gen Intel Core H-series
This is an entry-level graphics processor. It's capable of running light games and select heavier titles on the lowest quality settings.
|About graphics processors||Graphics processor (GPU) is the main factor for 3D gaming performance. It also affects performance of other graphics intensive tasks like some image and video editing operations.|
|System memory (RAM) size||8GB RAM
The 8GB RAM size is the standard one in 2022. It provides comfortable multi-tasking for the most home and office users.
16GB and greater RAM sizes are recommended for heavy multitasking, gaming, and specialized programs that require a lot of RAM.
|About RAM||System memory (RAM) size determines multi-tasking capability of a laptop - how many tasks and programs you can run at the same time.
Learn about RAM of laptop PCs here.
|Data storage||256GB SSD
256GB is a decent capacity. If you tend to download and store a lot of large files like movies and install many programs, 512GB or more is a better choice.
512GB storage capacity is recommended if you store a lot of large files and install many programs.
1000GB (1TB) SSD
1TB is an excellent storage capacity. The sizes above 512GB, including 1TB, are recommended for those who store a lot of large files.
|About data storage||Storage capacity determines how much data you can store on your laptop.
The SSD type of storage provides noticeably smoother user experience than the old HDD type.
Learn about laptop PC data storage here.
|Keyboard, input||Backlit keyboard with dedicated number pad
Non-backlit keyboard with dedicated number pad
Touchpad with click buttons built into the surface
|Speakers and audio||Stereo speakers
Combo microphone and headphones audio jack
|Camera||Front-facing web camera
HD 720p resolution
This is the most common web camera resolution in laptops. However, it's low in comparison to camera resolutions of modern smartphones, so it can't produce as sharp picture.
The 802.11AX is the latest Wi-Fi wireless networking standard. It's also known as Wi-Fi 6. When connected to 802.11AX-compatible routers, the 802.11AX modules in laptops bring improvements over the older standards in terms of data transfer speeds and multi-device connectivity.
The 802.11AC is the previous-generation wireless networking standard. It's also known as Wi-Fi 5. 802.11AC is succeeded by 802.11AX Wi-Fi 6 with data transfer speed and multi-device connectivity improvements.
|Ethernet network port||No
This laptop has no Ethernet LAN port for wired internet and networking connectivity.
This laptop has a built-in Bluetooth module. It enables you to connect the computer to Bluetooth mice and other Bluetooth peripherals, smartphones, and other Bluetooth-equipped devices.
|USB ports||2 x USB Type A
A pair of full-size USB ports.
Some configurations of this laptop have an additional compact USB Type C port.
|Video output ports||1 x HDMI
HDMI is a widely used digital video output port. You can find HDMI-in ports on most computer monitors and TVs.
Video out via USB-C
The laptop delivers digital video output via USB-C.
|Media card reader||SD card reader
The laptop has a slot for full-size SD memory cards, used in many digital cameras.
|Other features||Thunderbolt 4 (optional)
Thunderbolt 4 is a high-speed peripheral connectivity technology for compatible devices. The Thunderbolt connection goes via USB-C interface. On this laptop, Thunderbolt is optional.
Fingerprint reader (optional)
|Battery||54 WHr capacity|
|About battery||This battery capacity is excellent. However, high-performance laptops like this tend to consume a lot of battery power, especially under heavy load.
The battery life varies depending on usage, settings, and other factors.
|Windows version||Windows 11 Home in S mode
Windows 11 Home in S mode is a light and very secure Windows with limited software support. You can upgrade it for free to full Windows 11 Home that can run every modern Windows program.
Windows 11 Home
Windows 11 Home is aimed at the regular home and office computer users. Only select business users need the Professional edition.
Windows 11 Pro
Windows 11 Pro version adds some business-specific features in comparison to the standard Windows 11 Home.
A typical laptop warranty length.
|Year of release||2021|
|Country / region||Worldwide
The listed specs are general / worldwide specs of the model. Some of its specs may vary depending on the particular configuration and region.