An inexpensive laptop suitable for everyday use, the Dell Inspiron 15 3505 is a slim and light computer with its understated black design. Ready for High Definition content with its 15-inch Full HD anti-reflective screen, it is based on an AMD Ryzen 3 Picasso processor as well as a good amount of 8 GB of RAM and offers a large storage capacity of 1000 GB.
Specifications Dell Inspiron 15 3505
|Screen (s)||15.6 ” Full HD LED 220cd / m² 45% NTSC 400: 1 (1920×1080, anti-glare)|
|Processor||AMD Ryzen 3250U Picasso (2.6 GHz, 2 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||8 GB DDR4 2400 MHz (32 GB), 2 slots|
|Graphic card||AMD Radeon RX Vega 3 integrated into the processor|
|Storage||1 TB at 5400 rpm 1 free M.2 SSD slot|
|Connectivity||2 USB 3.0 1 USB 2.0, HDMI 1.4b, SD / SDHC / SDXC|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth 4.1, Gigabit Ethernet|
|Audio system||2 speakers (2 x 2.5W)|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|battery life announced / Battery||5 hours / Li-Ion 3 cells 42Whr (200gr)|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.96 Kg / 363.96 x 249 x 18-19.89|
Chassis, connectors, Dell Inspiron 15 3505 screen
With its black frame, it has a very discreet look.
The connections integrated into this thin and light laptop PC are correct, consisting of a practical HDMI video output for easily connecting this computer to a TV or a monitor, for example, wireless Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 4.1 modules for connections and remote communications, audio and Ethernet ports as well as 3 USBs all compatible with both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0, USB 3.0 guaranteeing transfers made up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if USB 3.0 devices are connected to it.
It should be noted that a numeric keypad is present on the right. It is certainly a standard in 15 inches but some computers of the brand adopting this format do not.
The screen lends itself well to the display of High Definition content such as videos because it adopts a Full HD definition that is more precise and superior to the 1366×768 standard. Thanks to its anti-reflective treatment, the screen is also more readable than a shiny panel in a bright environment.
Dell Inspiron 15 3505 performance, battery life
This Dell Inspiron 15 3505 is a responsive 15 inch High Definition laptop designed for everyday use.
In this area as in office automation and surfing the Internet, it delivers good performance because it is based on a good amount of 8 GB RAM very useful in multitasking as well as an AMD APU (Accelerated Processing Unit) processor low consumption Picasso Ryzen 3 3250U.
The latter is positioned at the level of Intel Core i3 Turbo. Like the latter, it shows its limits under CPU intensive applications.
The Ryzen 3 3250U has the advantage of integrating the Radeon RX Vega 3 graphics part. Modest, the Vega 3 still allows you to watch photos and videos. The presence of a dedicated graphics card is not expected here logically given the positioning of this PC which is not intended for gaming.
Those who want to get a large storage capacity will be interested in the fact that this laptop incorporates a hard drive with a high capacity of 1TB.
As for the battery life of this PC, the transport of which is facilitated by its finesse and lightness, expect about 5 hours on battery in light use.