• CPU: Intel Core i7-5500U
  • GPU: Intel HD Graphics 5500
  • Display: 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
  • Storage: 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 6GB DDR3, 1600MHz
  • Weight: 2.00 kg (4.4 lbs)

Pros

  • Good specs for the price
  • Overall good design
  • Large and comfortable trackpad
  • The system handles heavy CPU and GPU loads very well with no throttling or excessive heat

Cons

  • Poor sRGB coverage for an IPS panel
  • Not very sturdy plastic build
  • The glossy lid is a huge fingerprint magnet

Dell Inspiron 5558 - Specs

CPU Performance #260
  • Intel Core i3-7100U 1.5%
  • Intel Pentium Silver N5000 1.2%
  • Intel Core i7-5500U
GPU Performance #246
  • NVIDIA GeForce 820M (2GB DDR3) 0.1%
  • Intel HD Graphics 620 0.5%
  • Intel HD Graphics 5500
  • Intel HD Graphics 610 0.5%
  • Intel HD Graphics 520 0.2%
  • Intel HD Graphics 615 0.3%
Display
15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
HDD/SSD
1TB HDD, 5400 rpm
RAM
6GB DDR3, 1600MHz
OS
Windows OS
Battery
4-cell
Body material
Plastic
Dimensions
380 x 260 x 23.35 mm (14.96" x 10.24" x 0.92")
Weight
2.00 kg (4.4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • VGA
  • DVI
  • Card reader SD
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Audio jack headphone/microphone
Features
  • Web camera
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN

Name 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 100.45 ppi
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1366 x 768
Becomes "Retina" from 34 inches (87 cm)

 

Dell Inspiron 5558 in-depth review

Dell Inspiron 5558 (15 5000) is a mid-range multimedia notebook targeted at the consumer market. It can be considered a successor to the Inspiron 5548, as it features similar design and is from the same series. The notebook comes in various configurations, including a choice of CPU alternatives including Intel’s 5-th generation Core i3 / i5 / i7, up to 16GB RAM. You can also select integrated Intel HD Graphics or a discrete NVIDIA GeForce 920M GPU. The 15.6-inch screen has options for resoluti[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-5500U

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GPU Performance: Intel HD Graphics 5500

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