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Dell Inspiron 560

Dell Inspiron 560
alaScore 83

27 reviews

Dec, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Dell Inspiron 560. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. People really like the design. The usability is also mentioned favorably, whereas comments are divided on the price.

usability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell Inspiron 560 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Dell Inspiron 560

 

The Dell Inspiron 560 is an excellent multimedia computer. With a fast processor and an excellent operating system, it is easy to accomplish all your tasks quickly and smoothly. The large amount of hard drive space and RAM is also an advantage to using...

The Dell Inspiron 560 offers 1TB of hard drive memory and an Intel Pentium processor with speeds up to 3.2 GHz

This multimedia computer consumes 300 watts of power during use

The Dell Inspiron 560 is the best multimedia computer because it offers an excellent processor, the newest operating system and loads of memory to help you store, create and view your media with ease.

Expert review by: Campbell Simpson (goodgearguide.com.au)

Dell Inspiron 560 desktop PC

 

Dell Inspiron 560 review: Dell's entry-level Inspiron desktop PC can only be used for basic tasks

Acceptable power for basic computing tasks like word processing and Web browsing, four case colour options

The Inspiron 580 is more powerful at only slightly more expensive, only powerful enough for basic computing and media playback

The Dell Inspiron 560 would be reasonably well suited to a family or user that only has the most basic computing needs. It's significantly less powerful than other models in the Dell Inspiron lineup despite only costing a little less. Basic users will...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Campbell Simpson (techworld.com.au)

Dell Inspiron 560 desktop PC

 

Dell Inspiron 560 review: Dell's entry-level Inspiron desktop PC can only be used for basic tasks

Acceptable power for basic computing tasks like word processing and Web browsing, four case colour options

The Inspiron 580 is more powerful at only slightly more expensive, only powerful enough for basic computing and media playback

. It's more attractive, more powerful, comes with a larger monitor and will suit a family's diverse computing needs better.

Dec, 2010

Consumer review by: Dtod560 (walmart.com)

Great P C Tower

 

My purchase was sent in a very timely manner and packaged perfect. The item is working great.I would highly recommend this purchase to others.

Mar, 2014

Consumer review by: jama2000 (viewpoints.com)

My Dell ”

 

I bought my dell 1yr ago, and I love it. Its easy to use and when I need any questions answered all i have to do is log on to the dell website and a tech will chat on line with me and help me solve it and they even can take remote control to do...

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: mlopez4 (viewpoints.com)

Love the Dell Inspirion ”

 

I absolutely love this computer. It is fast and loaded with Microsoft 7. I have absolutely no problems with this computer. The only con I would have to say is that it didn't come loaded with speakers or a webcam, but for the price it is expected. ...

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: aeiasteward (viewpoints.com)

Perfect for college! ”

 

This is a wonderful desktop computer. It is very fast and has a lot of memory and storage. It comes with a dvd rom and an expansion slot. I love Windows 7 which is the operating system. I have never used it before now but the more I get to know it, the...

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: kawalabear (viewpoints.com)

great bye ”

 

i thought i was going to have to spend alot on a new computer ,but when i called dell they asked me all my needs for a new computer suggetsed this and i and as happy as i can be . its a great computer and i have gotten great survice with it. it didnt...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: iodine58 (viewpoints.com)

dell, the best family computer ”

 

the first computer that i ever owned was a second hand that i bought for $100, it was a Dell. When i was able to purchase a new system i went with a Dell, I'm currently on my third and find that they are well suited for me and the activities that...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: tdb6035 (viewpoints.com)

We love our Dell Inspiron 560 ”

 

We have had our Dell computer for over a year now and we have loved it.  We had a relatively new HP computer previously and after having it crash 6 times in a two year period I was ready to be done and start over.  We ordered this computer and I have...

Jan, 2011

Product Specifications

Everything you want and nothing you don't. The Inspiron 560 desktop gives you the power to personalize everything down to the chassis color. Whether you are surfing the web, emailing friends and family, downloading music and photos or blogging about it all, the Inspiron 560 desktop can handle it.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Mini tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Mini tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:3MB
Per Processor Size:3MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:17.4in
Height:14.9in
Weight:17.4lbs
Width:6.9in

Display (Projector)

Type:None.

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter memory:1024

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Dell
Model:560
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Dell Inspiron

Mainboard

Chipset Type:Intel G43 Express
Data Bus Speed:1066MHz

Modem

Type: None

Networking

Data Link Protocol:IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11b / Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11n
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g/n

Optical Storage

Type:DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.93GHz
Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Installed Qty:1
Manufacturer:Intel
Max Supported Qty:1
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Yorkfield
Processor Number:E7500
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Quad Q8000 series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):95
Type:Core 2 Duo

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):2
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor ARK ID:39107 / 42800 / 42801
Processor package size:37.5

RAM

Installed Size:8GB
Max Supported Size:8GB
Technology:DDR3 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-300

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:1TB
Type:Personal computer

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA X4500