• CPU: Intel Core i7-10750H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 300 Hz, IPS
  • Storage: 1000GB SSD
  • RAM: 2x 8GB DDR4, 2933 MHz
  • Weight: 2.34 kg (5.2 lbs)

Pros

  • Two M.2 PCIe slots
  • The display doesn't flicker at any brightness level (Panda LM156LF-2F01)
  • Covers 95% of sRGB and has a great color accuracy (with our Gaming and Web design profile)
  • 300Hz IPS display option with quick response time
  • Wi-Fi 6 and Thunderbolt 3 support, plus an SD card reader on board

Cons

  • Heavier and thicker than the competition
  • Extremely hot internals and externals, making the laptop an overpriced barbeque
  • Performance deteriorates after a couple of minutes into a game

Dell G5 5500 - Specs

CPU Performance #36
  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600H 6.4%
  • Intel Core i9-9880H 15.9%
  • Intel Core i7-10750H
  • Intel Core i7-8850H 7.5%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4700U 70%
  • Intel Core i7-11370H 70%
GPU Performance #43
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5) 4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 4.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q 2.9%
  • NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 (6GB GDDR6) 4.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti (Laptop) 2.8%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 300 Hz, IPS
panel 1
AUO W8KKR-B156HAN (AUOB98C)
Color accuracy 3.8 -> 1.0
HDD/SSD
1TB SSD
M.2 Slot
2x 2280 M.2 NVMe slots See photo
RAM
2x 8GB DDR4, 2933 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
68Wh, 4-cell
Dimensions
365.5 x 254 x 23.8 mm (14.39" x 10.00" x 0.94")
Weight
2.34 kg (5.2 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Mini DisplayPort
  • Card Reader SD
  • Ethernet LAN Killer Networks E2500V2 Gigabit
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac/ax
  • Bluetooth 5.1
  • Audio jack 3.5 Combo Jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone Dual Array Digital Microphone
  • Speakers 2 Speakers, Nahimic 3D Audio
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name AUO W8KKR-B156HAN (AUOB98C)
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 325 cd/m2
sRGB 94%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1400:1
dE Color Checker 3.8 1.0
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)
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Dell G5 5500 in-depth review

Once again, Dell has changed the design of its G5 gaming notebooks. Instead of the features, it borrowed from the Lenovo Legion series of the past couple of years, the US manufacturer has gone for a sleeker body to house the 10th Gen Cofee Lake processors. By the way, you can max this laptop out with the Core i9-10980HK and the RTX 2070 Max-Q for an immensely powerful machine that will handle all of the latest AAA titles. It's not only that, though. Dell is taking more and more advantage of [...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-10750H

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)

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Apex Legends
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229
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179
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126
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FIFA 21
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184
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GTA V
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ARK: Survival Evolved
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137
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77
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63
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Minecraft
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Red Dead Redemption 2
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84
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Cyberpunk 2077
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
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Assassin's Creed Valhalla
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84
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Battlefield 5
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146
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PES 2021
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The Witcher 3
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176
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DOOM Eternal
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CS:GO
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323
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League of Legends
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416
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DOTA 2
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142
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World of Tanks
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Assassin's Creed Odyssey
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PUBG
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Borderlands 3
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Total War: THREE KINGDOMS
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163
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103
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71
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55
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Metro Exodus
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99
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57
fps
27
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Rocket League
 
 
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507
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Need For Speed Heat
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85
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73
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66
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Warframe
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307
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Team Fortress 2
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150
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139
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PES 2020
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182
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
 
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211
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178
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139
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Shadow of the Tomb Raider
94
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78
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56
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FIFA 20
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168
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry New Dawn
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92
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79
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TC: Six Siege
256
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206
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For Honor
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139
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133
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104
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Resident Evil 2
170
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134
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Halo: Reach
 
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208
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Gears 5
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MED
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126
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98
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86
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69
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DOOM
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172
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159
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rise of the Tomb Raider
158
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72
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47
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Darksiders Genesis
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Bench
143
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124
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118
fps
97
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
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341
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TC: Wildlands
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fps
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