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Dell Vostro 2510

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Dell Vostro 2510. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the durability and portability are generally positive. The design and price are also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the keyboard and usability.

performance, price, design, portability, durability

usability, keyboard

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell Vostro 2510 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (

Very decent laptop


This is one really great laptop which I would recommend to any business/home user due to its tremendous flexibility. And for the non windows users out there, yes, it totally works.

Excellent design, with a really decent hardware set

Shipping time

Apr, 2009

Consumer review (

Excellent Laptop


Great bang for the buck. I considered purchasing other alternatives but this came out cheaper and with better/faster components. It's durable, and feels solid. Definitely recommend to check out.

Great price, fast, long battery life

Nothing significant

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (

More Bang for the Buck


Overall we have found this to be a great system with a little flair, while not as sturdy as the Latitude line the Vostro 2510 is definitely worth haveing

Beautiful System with plenty of upgrades available. The new features like slot load DVD mean no more broken trays. The 2510's sleak design makes it pleasing to the eye. Have ordered several of these systems and have had no complaints or problems. This...

The gloss finish WILL get scratched fairly easily so don't be supprised when it does

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (



Just buy it!

My dad got this for work and after play with it, it's extremely fast! The only con is that it's XP. That's the only reason my dad got it: XP for free. I bet it would be even faster if it was Vista, but as usual, XP wins again. Luckily, XP will be...


Mar, 2009

Consumer review (

A step up from 15xx


A very sharp laptop! Well put together

Color choices... I know it's a nit-pick for a

Feb, 2009

Consumer review (

Vostro 2510


It works fast

I had faulty hardware in the media player it cant play movies. so had to download an alternate program

Feb, 2009

Consumer review (

Fast and Powerful


Would buy again; it's great.

The Vostro 2510 is head and shoulders better than the laptop it replaced and is every bit as useful and fast as our two year old Dell desktop. A huge plus was being able to get Windows XP Professional (our desktop has XP MediaCenter). The screen is...

The Blu-Ray drive price of $500 was too high and we demurred. Blu-Ray should have been priced at less than $100

Jan, 2009

Consumer review (

Vostro 2510


DVD drive is the type without the standard mechanical drawer. Hope this is not a problem issue in the future.

Value packed system and easy to operate with the Dell Assistance software. Attractive clean look and includes a web cam

The location of some of the external connections are not as convenient as previous models

Jan, 2009

Consumer review (

Powerful, good price, but some design flaws


Also not sure why the keyboard is laid out differently from my last Dell. they should stick with one layout.

It is as fast as a similarly-priced desktop, really closing the gap between laptops and desktops. It is thin, light, and the screen is beautifully bright

USB ports are only on the sides, and headphone jacks are in the front. So if you want to type or use a mouse, best not have anything plugged in! I do not understand why it is designed this way. Also, no emergency eject pinhole for the DVD, so you may...

Jan, 2009

Consumer review (

Powerful and Durable


I have been around technology my whole life and this Dell Vostro 2510 Notebook has great features and excellent build quality, I am very impressed. Unlike most other Buisness notebooks that feature a boring black this 2510 is red what a great change...

The Vostro 2510 offers very good performance and has great features like a standard NVIDA graphics card. This laptop when ordered with 4GB of ram really moves. Using Adobe CS3 Suite is a breeze including programs that typically "suck" alot out of a...

I wish it had a mouse feature for fine tuning like the little red ball some laptops have

Dec, 2008

Product Specifications

Audio Input


Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB/6MB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:15.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.1cm
Max Resolution:1920 x 1200
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Dell Vostro

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad/Keyboard / Touchpad


Data Bus Speed:800MHz


Type: None


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

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Storage


OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Business / XP Professional downgrade


64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.6GHz/2GHz
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor Number:T5870/T9500
Type:Core 2 Duo


Installed Size:2GB/3GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:250GB/320GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Recommended Use:Corporate business / Small business/Small business / Corporate business

Video Memory

Installed Size:256MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS