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Dell Inspiron 15 5510 Review: Budget Laptop for Multi-tasking

dell inspiron 15 5510 review Dell’s Inspiron 5000 series has time and time catered to the needs of a diverse range of audience and one of the stable performers in the market.

From offering superior battery life to uninterrupted performance, these devices have more or less offered superior performance without any complications or delay.

Integrated with the Intel processor, the Dell Inspiron 15 5510 is everything you need to ensure seamless and superior performance without delays or glitches.

If you have been planning on buying this device, this review should give you a fair idea about the performance, build and the other prospects of the device before making the final purchase.

Design and Build

dell inspiron 15 5510 design

Dell has been becoming more and more conscious about the build and construction of their devices, so it isn’t surprising that the Inspiron 15 5510 is also built with a combination of sustainably sources materials, including aluminum for abrasion resistant performance like no other.

The laptop features an overall silver exterior and interior for a premium look and design with a sleek look that weighs a lot less than you’d expect. So, if you are looking for a device that can accompany you while you are on the go, this is likely the best option you can get your hands on.

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Both the chassis and the lid of this device is stable and sturdy, meaning that you wouldn’t have to complain about a wavering when you open the device, which is often pretty common with devices like these.

The lid doesn’t open with a single hand, which is a bummer, but you do get the most out of the flexibility of the hinge along with the durable construction, so you can’t really complain much, especially for the kind of price that you pay.

Even the packaging tray of the Inspiron 15 5510 is designed with sustainably sourced items, including 100% recycled paper with the other packaging components made with 90% recycled material.

dell inspiron 15 5510 keyboard

As for the keypad and the trackpad inside, the design is nothing over the top and pretty standard with ample distance between the keys for a comfortable typing experience. Even the placement of the vents are pretty great and will ensure seamless air circulation for optimal performance without the risks of overheating.

Display

Coming round to the display, the Dell Inspiron 15 5510 is equipped with a stunning 15.6” FHD anti-glare LED backlit non-touch display with 1080p screen resolution. The screen ratio in this is 16:9, which is pretty standard for most of the available Dell devices that you’d come across.

Dell Inspiron 15 5510 display

While the color reproduction in the display was pretty great and comfortable to view, we also wanted to check the viewing angles and turns out, they are clear to view as well.

The correlated color temperature on the display was slightly warmer than usual but that is extremely common and is prevalent with most of the other Dell devices too. Also, the brightness in the display is pretty great with a high saturation, allowing you to adjust the same according to your needs and the kind of environment you are working in.

The narrow bezels on the side enhance the screen to body ratio of the device, allowing you to make the maximum use out of the display without any complaints or compromise at all.

Performance

Despite how affordable and budget-friendly the Inspiron 15 5510 is, Dell has managed to integrate the device with all the latest features and functions.

dell inspiron 15 5510 performance

The device is powered by the latest 11th Generation Intel Core i7-11370H Processor and is integrated with NVIDIA GeForce MX450 with 2GB VRAM for superior performance without any interruptions.

Not just the processors, the laptop is also redesigned with all the thermal system that further unleashes the maximum potential of the device without any kinds of compromise. The fluid dynamic bearing system in the device enables the laptop’s fan to run seamlessly and with minimal noise for maximum air circulation around.

dell inspiron 15 5510 thermals

The dedicated GPU in the device allows you to make the maximum use of the device, especially when it comes to uninterrupted multitasking and superior gaming experience, when needed.

The Inspiron 15 5510 is also integrated with all the best I/O ports, including the Thunderbolt 4 port for superior functions and data transfer without unnecessary complications. One port suffices multiple functions, from supporting Display Port to Power Delivery.

Storage and Memory

The Inspiron 15 5510 is integrated with 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD for responsive, fast and stable performance even when you are on the go.

Pair that with the 8GB DDR4 RAM for superior multitasking without any interruptions and delay with the overall performance of the device.

Aside from these functions, the lid-open sensor in the device is a winning feature that starts the laptop, even when its hibernating. Also, the fingerprint reader ensures secure login to the device via Windows Hello to ensure that no one unnecessarily can get into the device.

Even the new mechanical camera shutter in the device protects the privacy of the users and keeps their identity concealed, especially during unwarranted video calls and while you are working on the device.

Pricing and Availability

The Inspiron 15 5510 is currently available for $899.99 on Amazon.com.

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