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Dell Inspiron 15 5579

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Dell Inspiron 15 5579. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Views about the usability and reliability are overall positive. The battery and keyboard also get good opinions, whereas views are divided on the design. Many are critical about the image quality and size.

performance, keyboard, battery, reliability, usability

screen, durability, price, size, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Dell Inspiron 15 5579 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Dell Inspiron 15 5579 (i5-8250U, SSD, IPS, Touch) Convertible Review


No news. Kaby Lake CPU replaced with Kaby Lake Refresh CPU - that's pretty much the gist of Dell's latest Inspiron 15. Thanks to its fast SSD, its touchscreen, and the backlit keyboard the convertible is a pretty solid workhorse. Find out in our review...

IPS display ; FHD display ; quad-core CPU ; pleasantly quiet ; fast Wi-Fi ; fast SSD ; decent battery life ; low power consumption ; comfortable backlit keyboard

dark display ; low color-space coverage ; thermal throttling (CPU) ; no support for Active Pen ; no USB-C

The Dell Inspiron 15 5579 is a 15.6-inch convertible with just minor upgrades from the previous model. It even looks identical to its predecessor’s predecessor, the Dell Inspiron 15 5568. However, it is more powerful than ever thanks to Intel’s Core...

Jun, 2018

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Dell Inspiron 15 5579 (Core i7-8550U) review – better performance, familiar experience


From the Dell Inspiron 15 5578 to the Inspiron 15 5579, changes are mostly under the hood. Now the notebook comes at a new price, which in our opinion is a little bit too high but also has somethin…

Stable base;Good input devices;Full utilization of the new generation Intel CPUs;Display with high contrast and no PWM;Decent battery life

Flimsy and bouncy lid;Color-deficient display (low sRGB coverage) with low brightness;Outdated design with sharp corners, hefty chassis, thick screen bezels;No USB-C connector and no M.2 SSD slot

Dec, 2017

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Dell Inspiron 15 5000 2-in-1 (5579) laptop review

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The Dell Inspiron 15 5000 2-in-1 promises fast performance and great visuals with a Core i5 processor and Full HD screen, plus it can bend over backwards to become a large tablet. But is this the best large laptop to buy? Our full review reveals all.

Dec, 2018

Price comparison for Dell Inspiron 15 5579

  Store     Price
2020 Dell Inspiron 15 3000 15.6 Inch Touchscreen...
【Upgraded】Seal is opened for upgrade only, from Base Model with Specs 8GB RAM + 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD. 15.6...
$649.00 TO SHOP
2018 Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5579 15.6" IPS...
Newest Intel 8th Core i7-8550U Processor Quad Core 1.8GHz, 8M Cache, Max Turbo 4.00 GHz
$999.00 TO SHOP
2018 Flagship Dell Inspiron 15 FHD IPS Touchscreen 2...
15 6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS Truelife LED-Backlit Touch Display with Wide Viewing Angles-IR Camera 8th...
$999.00 TO SHOP
2018 Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5579 2-in-1 Laptop, 15.6"...
Four different modes: tent mode, stand mode, laptop mode, tablet mode
$999.00 TO SHOP
2018 Dell Inspiron 15 5000 Flagship 15.6inch Full HD...
8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U Processor (1.60GHz, up to 3.40GHz with Turbo Boost)
$799.00 TO SHOP
Dell Inspiron 15 5593, i5593-7039SLV-PUS, 10th Gen...
10th Generation Intel Core i7-1065g7 Processor (8MB Cache, up to 3. 9 GHz)
$1,089.00 TO SHOP
Dell Inspiron 15 5579 15.6" Laptop, Intel i5-8250U...
15.6 in Full HD IPS TrueLife LED-backlit touchscreen (1920 x 1080), 10-finger multi-touch support
$629.00 TO SHOP
Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5570 Laptop - 15.6in...
15.6-Inch TouchScreen FHD (1920x1080) Display with Front Facing Webcam
$999.00 TO SHOP
2018 Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5579 2-in-1 Laptop, 15...
Four different modes: tent mode, stand mode, laptop mode, tablet mode
$999.00 TO SHOP
Dell - Inspiron 2-in-1 15.6" Touch-Screen Laptop...
Inspiron 15 5579, 15.6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS Truelife,LED-Backlit Touch Display with Wide Viewing...
$835.00 TO SHOP

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