The Dell Inspiron 15 5000 (I5545-2500SLV) is a great choice in its price range. It has a powerful processor and a lot of RAM for heavy usage needs. You can run high-end multi tasking apps for long hours, thanks to the sound battery backup. However, a Full HD display would have been an additional package for the user.
Display and Configuration
The Dell Inspiron 15 5000 (I5545-2500SLV) flaunts a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display which has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Driving the system is a 1.9GHz AMD APU Quad Core A10-7300 processor aided by 8GB of DDR3 RAM and an onboard AMD Radeon R6 graphics card. The laptop runs on Windows 8.1 Professional operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Camera and Battery
For image clicking, video calling and recording needs, there is a webcam armed above the display screen which supports 720p HD capturing. The laptop gets its energy from a Li-ion battery which renders a good amount of backup for long hours.
Storage and Connectivity
The user can create a library of files in a 1TB SATA hard disk which revolves at a speed of 5,400RPM speed. Connectivity options include Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetoothv4.0, two USB 3.0 slots, one USB 2.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.
Body Looks and Input Devices
The Dell Inspiron 15 5000 (I5545-2500SLV) measures 378.46 x 254 x 22.8mm and weighs 2.35Kg. It is available in a stylish silver coloured body. The two common input devices - a touchpad and a standard notebook keyboard perform well and are quick to respond. The user can make use of DVD writer for maintaining backup files or when needed.