Dell Inspiron 15R-5537


Dell Inspiron 15R-5537Notebook: Dell Inspiron 15R-5537 (Inspiron 15R Series)
Processor: Intel Core i7 4500U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4400
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.32kg
Price: 739 euro
Average Score: 80.25% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 81%, features: 68%, display: 69% mobility: 87%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: 88%, emissions: 78%

Reviews for the Dell Inspiron 15R-5537

81% Review Dell Inspiron 15R-5537 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Refreshed. A touchscreen alongside Intel's latest Haswell CPUs should boost the appeal of Dell's refreshed Inspiron 15R. Outstanding battery runtimes and low emissions speak for the 15-incher. But can that compensate for the omitted dedicated graphics card?
80% Dell Inspiron 5537
Source: Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/18/2014
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 80% mobility: 83% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 80% emissions: 70%
80% Teszt: Dell Inspiron 15R (5537) – Megfér a piacon
Source: Wikitech HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/19/2013
Rating: Total score: 80% workmanship: 80% ergonomy: 100%
80% Đánh giá Dell Inspiron 5537 - laptop phổ thông pin hơn 6 tiếng
Source: Sohoa VN Express VN→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/14/2013
Rating: Total score: 80% display: 70% mobility: 90% workmanship: 70%
デル New Inspiron 15Rの実機レビュー(2013年夏発売モデル)
Source: The Hikaku JA→EN
Positive: Good keyboard; long battery life; good emission. Negative: Narrow viewing angles of the display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/06/2013



The Dell Inspiron 15R-5521 was built to be cost and energy efficient. Dell offers this model in a few different configurations, ranging from a Core i3-3217U to Core i5-3317U for better performance. In terms of graphics, models are equipped with Intel's integrated graphics up to the powerful AMD Radeon HD 8730M. Regardless of your configuration, it is a cheap laptop. The sturdy case is mainly made from plastics and the 1366X768 display is satisfactory. With 2.2 kg, the laptop is surprisingly light for a 15 inch laptop and its size seems compact and space saving. A fun feature is that the laptop is optionally available in pink, red, silver or blue.

Battery life is a strength, which is improved by energy-saving ULV processors. It can easily last for 6 hours during web browsing and light tasks. With Wi-Fi off, it could run a full day of light use on a single charge. The ports are little clustered around the edges, which can lead to unwanted disconnections during use – but this should not be an issue for those who are on the go. Although the Dell is not designed as desktop replacement, it can be comfortably used as such. To summarize, Dell's Inspiron 15R-5521 delivers a great, customizalbe performance and a sturdy build for an affordable price.

Intel HD Graphics 4400:

ULV integrated GPU (GT2) with 20 EUs found on certain Haswell CPU models.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.8 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.0 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

2.32 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.

Dell: Dell Inc. is a multinational technology corporation that develops, manufactures, sells, and supports personal computers and other computer-related products. Based in Texas, Dell employs more than 82,700 people worldwide (2009). In 2006, Dell purchased the computer hardware manufacturer Alienware. In most countries, the laptops are directly sold to consumers by Dell and each notebook custom-assembled according to a selection of options. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

Dell reviews

80.25%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Lenovo Edge 15-80H10004US
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U
Toshiba Satellite Pro R50-B-12U
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U
Acer Aspire R7-572-6423
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4200U

Devices with the same GPU

HP G1 EliteBook Folio 1040 (H5F66EA)
HD Graphics 4400, Core i7 4600U, 14.0", 1.5 kg
Toshiba Satellite L70-B-11C
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4200U, 17.3", 2.7 kg
Acer Aspire S7-392-5410
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U, 13.3", 1.3 kg
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HD Graphics 4400, Core i7 4510U, 17.3", 3.19 kg

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-10- 7 (Update: 2013-10- 7)