• CPU: Intel Core i7-10750H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti (Laptop)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 300 Hz, IPS
  • Storage: 1000GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB (2x 8192MB) - DDR4, 2933Mhz
  • Weight: 2.34 kg (5.2 lbs)

Pros

  • Pushes the Core i7-10750H to the edge with its decent cooling solution
  • 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 #11
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS 16.4%
  • AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS 27.6%
  • Intel Core i7-10750H
  • Intel Core i7-9750H 0.6%
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK 1.4%
  • Intel Core i7-8750H 7%
GPU Performance #14
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 10.9%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 (Laptop) 13.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q 0.1%
  • NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 (6GB GDDR6) 1.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q (8GB GDDR5) 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
16GB (2x 8192MB) - DDR4, 2933Mhz
OS
Windows 10 Pro
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 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2), Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Displayport mini
  • 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 GTX 1660 Ti (Laptop)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
144+ fps
125 fps
66 fps
44 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry 5
quality
average
101 fps
94 fps
88 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
144+ fps
127 fps
72 fps
47 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
86 fps
81 fps
72 fps
47 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
111 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
117 fps
84 fps
79 fps
50 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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