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Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series
alaScore 93

292 reviews

Jul, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 292 reviews of Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the screen and portability. The price and usability are also appreciated. The connectivity and touchpad get mixed reviews.

performance, usability, price, portability, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the keyboard and performance are on the whole positive. The portability and screen are also appreciated.

usability, screen, portability, performance, keyboard

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell Inspiron 15-7559 15.6-Inch Notebook (Black) - (Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 8 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, Windows 10)Dell Inspiron 15-7559 15.6-Inch Notebook (Black) - (Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 8 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, Windows 10)

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Steve Schardein (notebookcheck.net)

Dell Inspiron 15 7558 Convertible Review

 

A fresh take. Dell's Inspiron 15 7558 continues the manufacturer's expansion of the Inspiron line into more premium territory, this time with a 2-in-1 convertible design (similar to Lenovo's smaller Yoga machines). Can it inspire us with its rebalanced...

Sleek casing and overall good build quality, IPS 1080p screen for affordable prices in lower-end configurations, Great keyboard with good feedback in spite of a short stroke, Good touchpad with comfortably large roughened surface, Fast solid-state...

Oversized convertible form factor provides few practical benefits, No dedicated GPU options, Only one RAM slot (no dual-channel configuration possible), Case temperatures can be bothersome under load due to hot spots, Audible electrical noise while...

The Inspiron 15 7558 retreats from the graphics-heavy, RAM-packing philosophy of its predecessors and moves instead in the direction of all-round versatility and novelty. The partially metal casing is still impressive for its class (though not...

Sep, 2015

Expert review by: Till Schönborn (notebookcheck.net)

Review Dell Inspiron 15-7537 Notebook

 

Long-lasting all-rounder. An economic Core i7 processor and a dedicated Nvidia GPU topped with a lot of storage and wrapped up in an elegant aluminum casing - this is the recipe for a versatile and high-performance multimedia laptop. But is it enough...

Good build quality; 4 USB 3.0 ports; Backlit keyboard; High-quality Full HD screen; Generous storage capacity; High graphics power; Low temperature development; Very long battery runtime

Glare-type screen; Low Wi-Fi range; Only 12 month warranty; No mSATA/M.2 slot; Steep price

Comparable contenders would be: Samsung ATIV Book 8, Acer Aspire V7-582PG, Asus N550JV, VivoBook S551LB, and Toshiba Satellite P50.

Oct, 2013

Expert review by: Sven Kloevekorn (notebookcheck.net)

Dell Inspiron 15 7559 Notebook Review

 

Maintenance miracle. Unfortunately, this is pretty rare nowadays: The maintenance hatch, which is very easy to remove, allows access to all major components of the new multimedia notebook from Dell. Another highlight is the high-resolution 4K...

stylish chassis, convenient surfaces, no obvious build quality issues, great maintainability, good touchpad, but limited functionality, illuminated keyboard, 4K IPS display with touch support, very good gaming and application performance

not very torsion-resistant, loud creaking when you try to twist it, no optical drive, mediocre keyboard, touch not always useful, very glossy screen, suboptimal Turbo utilization, sometimes annoying fan control, (too) high power consumption under load

We have already mentioned that the pretty good initial impression of the rather expensive Dell Inspiron 15 7559 (RRP: 1299 Euros/~$1376) suffered a bit during our review. The touchpad, which is actually very good, revealed a build quality issue, and...

Expert review by: (cnet.com)

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 ( DNCWPW5724S)

 

The new Dell Inspiron 15 7000 is my college laptop on steroids. Starting at just $800 (£749, AU$1,699), it's a cheap 15-inch laptop that can run any game on the market. And, just like my old notebook, it's a clunker with an utterly forgettable design....

The Dell Inspiron 15 7000 will play any PC game you want, without having to spend a ton of money to get that performance.

It's a thick, heavy, ugly black slab with mediocre battery life. And a fingerprint magnet, too. You'll want to pay extra for a solid-state drive to avoid annoying stutter.

That boring black obelisk look notwithstanding, the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 is a great PC for gaming on the cheap.

Mar, 2016

Expert review by: Andrew E. Freedman (laptopmag.com)

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 Review

 

If you prefer a larger laptop and still want the benefits that a 2-in-1's touch screen and 360-degree hinge offer, the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 is aimed squarely at you. For $750 ($549 to start), you get an Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, 256GB SSD...

Good value, attractive design; strong performance

Uncomfortable keyboard; Relatively dim screen; Dark webcam images

The Dell Inspiron 15 7000 is an attractive 15-inch 2-in-1 with strong performance for the price, but it suffers from a shallow keyboard and dim display.

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Jerry Jackson (NotebookReview.com)

Dell Inspiron 15-7559 Review: The Dark Side Awakens

 

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 true desktop replacement or primary computer thanks to a...

Excellent gaming performance for the money ; Good Full HD display ; Nice keyboard

Slow boot and application launch times ; Plastic construction ; A bit too heavy

If you’ve read the rest of this review then you should know by now that the Inspiron 15-7559 delivers fantastic bang for your bucks. For several hundred dollars less than the ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501JW or the Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro, you can get your...

Dec, 2015

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Expert review by: Brad Bourque (digitaltrends.com)

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (Late 2015) review

 

Dell's Inspiron 15 7000 proves a jack of all trades isn't always a master of none.

This year’s Dell Inspiron 15 7000 shows that no laptop is without its compromises. The display is unsatisfactory, the build is flimsy in some places, and the mechanical hard drive leaves much to be desired, but ultimately these corners are the right...

Dec, 2015

Expert review by: Sherri L. Smith (laptopmag.com)

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (Late 2015) Review

 

Dude, this is a Dell I wouldn't mind getting. The company's latest take on its Inspiron line of laptops, the Inspiron 15 7000 Series ($799) is, in a word, badass. Dell has gone for a sultry, more adult look that's sure to turn heads. But more than...

Sleek and elegant chassis; Very long battery life; Solid performance and graphics; Impressive speakers

Keys could use more travel; Below-average screen brightness; Somewhat heavy for 15-incher

The Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series offers scintillating good looks with solid graphics performance and good battery life.

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: Brad Bourque (digitaltrends.com)

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 with 4K display review

 

While its specifications look great on paper, this Inspiron is marred by mediocre performance and an unfortunate as-tested price.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Valentina Palladino (laptopmag.com)

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (2015) Review

 

The Dell Inspiron 15 7000 has made the jump to 4K. Dell's 15-inch premium laptop is now available with a stunningly crisp 3840 x 2160-pixel screen, a 5th- Generation Intel Core i7 processor and an optional AMD graphics chip, giving you more power and...

Sharp 4K touch screen; Luxurious design; Loud audio

Display not very bright; Jumpy cursor; Below-average battery life

The Dell Inspiron 15 7000 offers a 4K touch screen and robust speakers in a luxurious design, but it doesn't offer enough endurance or oomph for the money.

Jun, 2015

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.92 / 1
Rear camera: No

Design

Intel segment tagging:Home Office

Display

Display Surface:Gloss / Matt
HD type:4K Ultra HD / Full HD / No

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 4
Maximum graphics adapter memory:2.048
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.7 / 1.74 / 32 / 64
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of discrete graphics adapters supported:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
NVIDIA G-SYNC: No
NVIDIA GameWorks VR: No
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.2 / 11.2/12 / 12 / 12.0
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x1616 / 0x191B / 0xA16 / 1916
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (DisplayPort):3840 x 2160 / 4096 x 2160 / 4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (HDMI):2560 x 1600 / 3840 x 2160 / 4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.3 / 4.4
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), DVI, HDMI / DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI / DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, VGA (D-Sub) / DVI, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), DisplayPort, HDMI / Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, VGA (D-Sub)
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (DisplayPort):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (HDMI):24

Keyboard

Island-style keyboard: Yes
Keyboard backlit: Yes

Networking

4G: No

Performance

Dell E-Value Code:sbn15703

Ports & interfaces

Thunderbolt 3 ports quantity:1
Total number of SATA connectors:4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2 / 3 / 4
USB Sleep-and-Charge: Yes
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1 / 4

Processor

Configurable TDP-down:10 / 35 / 7.5
Configurable TDP-down frequency:600
Conflict Free processor:No / Yes
ECC supported by processor:No / Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16 / 32 / 64
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6 / 34.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600 / 1600,1866,2133 / 1866,2133,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM / LPDDR3-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM
Processor cache level:L3
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Broadwell / Haswell / Skylake
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-5000 Mobile series / Intel Core i3-6100 series / Intel Core i5-4200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-5200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-6200 series / Intel Core i7-4500 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-5500 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-6500 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-6700 Mobile series / Intel Pentium 3000 series for Mobile
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15 / 45

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel ME Firmware Version:9.5
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA):No / Yes
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1 / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):No / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel TSX-NI:No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel Wireless-AC Technology: Yes
Intel® OS Guard: Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): Yes
OS Guard:No / Yes
Processor package size:40 / 42
Thunderbolt™ 3 Technology: Yes
UART: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot type:Kensington / Noble
Password protection: Yes

Software

Operating System Language:ENG / ESP
Recovery operating system:WINDOWS 10 PRO / Windows 8 Pro

Storage

Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:8
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache type:Flash / SSD
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:1000 / 500
SSD form factor:M.2

Weight & Dimensions

Power adapter depth:10
Power adapter height:0.268
Power adapter weight:8.82
Weight (tablet mode):1.16