An affordable laptop with Ubuntu OS
Display, Processor and Platform
The Dell Vostro 15 3558 (X510351in9) laptop carries a 15.6-inch HD anti-Glare LED-backlit display which offers greater amount of brightness and has a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels.
Acting as the brains of the Dell Vostro 15 3558 (X510351in9) is an Intel Celeron dual-core 3205U processor racing at 1.5GHz. It is paired with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which runs at 1,600MHz. The system sails on 64-bit Ubuntu OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Dell Vostro 15 3558 (X510351in9) is armed with an HD Webcam and inbuilt digital microphone so that the user can enjoy high resolution video calls without facing much lag. The 720p HD Webcam captures excellent video quality. The laptop accounts for the storage needs of users with a 500GB SATA HDD. The Tray load DVD RW drive can be used for streaming media from disks.
To handle videos and games proficiently, the system is equipped with an Intel HD GPU. To boost the multimedia experience further, it houses dual stereo speakers running on Waves MaxxAudio 4 technology. The laptop has a multi-touch gesture support touchpad and a backlit keyboard as input options.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop stays juiced up for a decent period of time with a 4 cell li-ion battery. Connectivity and networking options in the form of a USB 3.0 slot, 2 USB 2.0 slots, digital media reader, VGA port, one USB 3.0 slot, an HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0 and WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac.
The Dell Vostro 15 3558 (X510351in9) is a daily-usage laptop for those who are tight on budget. It impresses with its overall features, except the processor. The Ubuntu OS offers something new to the users. Considering the price, there is nothing much to complain about.