Design and Display
The Dell Inspiron 15 5558 (555834500iW8WG) comes with a 15.6-inch Truelife LED-Backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Available in silver colour, the laptop has a typical DELL body. It weighs 2kgs.
Processor and OS
The software platform is handled by the 64-bit Windows 8.1 OS. The Intel Core i3 5005U 5th generation processor manages all the functions of the laptop with a clock speed of 2GHz, and is backed by a 4GB DDR3 RAM, expandable up to 8GB. The device has a graphics processor unit in the form of Intel HD Graphics 5500.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Dell Inspiron 15 5558 (555834500iW8WG) has an HD webcam at the front adequately and meets the expectations pertaining to video chat and taking webcam pictures. The 500GB HDD has a RPM of 5400 and offers average space for storing important files and documents. The two stereo speakers working with Waves Maxx audio solution deliver crisp sound reproduction. The laptop houses an 8x DVD RW Drive for disk data transfer.
Battery and Connectivity
Connectivity features provided in the Dell Inspiron 15 5558 (555834500iW8WG) laptop includes Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, Gigabit Ethernet, two USB 2.0 ports and a USB 3.0 port. A VGA port, HDMI port and a digital media reader. A continuous supply of 7 hours is provided by the 4 cell li-ion battery.
The Dell Inspiron 15 5558 (555834500iW8WG) with its configuration can withstand the rigors of everyday computing. It offers a pre-loaded OS and ample battery backup. However the HDD is pretty average, so for people who need to store a lot of stuff, can avoid this one.