Dell Inspiron 15 5510 FHD Laptop with Intel i5-11300H, 8GB RAM & 512GB SSD Review

Dell Inspiron 15 5510 FHD Laptop with Intel i5-11300H

Dell Inspiron 15 5510 Laptop, 15.6 Inch FHD



Dell Inspiron 15 5510 (‎i5510-5136SLV-PUS) is a 15.6-inch Full HD laptop with an Intel i5-11300H processor, Iris Xe graphics card, 512GB Solid State Drive, 8GB DDR4 SDRAM memory, Windows 10 Home operating system, backlit keyboard with a numeric keypad, fingerprint reader and modern connectivity options.

On the product page you have the two processor options of Intel i5-11300H and Intel i7-11370H which comes with the dedicated NVIDIA GeForce MX450 graphics card. The quarter two of 2021 release 11th generation Intel i5-11300H processor (8M cache, 4 cores & 8 threads) works at the speeds between 3.1GHz and 4.4GHz with the turbo boost function. It is a powerful, modern and advanced CPU with a Passmark benchmark score of 11373 and can handle many tasks easily, is smooth and responsive and offers great multitasking power.

8GB DDR4 SDRAM at 3200MHz (2 x 4GB) is a reasonable amount of memory for running different browsers and apps simultaneously. It would be better with a larger memory like 16GB or so, but you already have the power of the 11th generation i5 processor. 512 GB M.2 PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive offers a much higher speed than a regular Serial ATA hard drive and a good amount of local storage space for your regular and multimedia files. The overall performance level of the Intel i5-11300H is a bit better than the Intel i5-1145G7 and the tenth generation Intel i5-10300H processors.

Windows 10 Home 64-bit operating system has a user-friendly interface with many apps and functions and this computer comes with a free upgrade option to Windows 11 when it is available. Platinum silver Dell Inspiron 15 5510 with the aluminum on the top cover weighs 3.6 pounds and measures 9.01 x 14.02 x 0.71 inches. The chassis of this modern laptop is a combination of carbon, polycarbonate, plastic and aluminum on the top. The typical TDP- Thermal Design Power is 35 watts and you can expect an average battery life of around 4 hours in practice from its 4-cell 54Wh lithium polymer battery.

There is no Optical DVD Drive and the connectivity options include the latest 802.11ax WiFi 6 wireless, Bluetooth 5.1, an HDMI 1.4 output, a Thunderbolt 4 port on USB 3.2 gen 2×2 Type-C port with Power Delivery & DisplayPort, 2 x USB 3.2 gen 1 Type-A ports, an SD Media CardDell Inspiron 15 5510 Laptop, 15.6-inch FHD Intel i5-11300H Reader, a headphone/microphone audio jack and a power jack (65 W DC-in adapter). 15.6-inch Full HD anti-glare non-touch LED-backlit WVA display has the 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution, a color gamut of sRGB 100% and narrow bezels. And you have a large working and playing space.

Intel Iris Xe is a rather powerful and capable built-in graphics card with a videocard benchmark score of 2864 and will let you play some of the modern game titles at low to medium, acceptable settings and resolutions and frame rates per second. Dell Inspiron 15 5510 laptop comes with a ‎0.92 MP webcam on the top bezel for your live chats and still photos. The system will start with the lid open sensor, shut down and let you log in quickly even if in the hibernation mode. You can log in by using the Windows Hello and with the fingerprint reader.

The power and thermal profiles are adapted to the situation intelligently by the system when you put the laptop on a hard surface like a desk or your lap or hands. Alexa is a great built-in feature on Windows 10 and you can simply ask a question and Alexa will play songs, answer questions, read the news, check your calendar and more. You can upgrade the 8GB RAM, you have the option to replace the RAM sticks up to 32GB (2 x 16GB). It comes with a year of one year mail-in service warranty. You won’t have any problem connecting the machine to an Ultra HD 4K screen or with high speed connectivity. It is rated an impressive 4.8 out of 5 stars by 21 users at the time of this post release. April 26, 2021 is the date it was first available at Amazon.com and is ranked the 53rd best selling traditional laptop on the market.

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