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Dell Inspiron 15R SE-7520

Specifications

Dell Inspiron 15R SE-7520Notebook: Dell Inspiron 15R SE-7520 (Inspiron 15R SE Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 3210M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7730M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.9kg
Price: 800 euro
Average Score: 71.43% - average
Average of 7 scores (from 8 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 90%, features: - %, display: 35% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 60%

Reviews for the Dell Inspiron 15R SE-7520

60% Dell Inspiron 15R
Source: Digital Versus English
The Dell Inspiron 15R Special Edition is a 15.6" laptop that boasts finer materials and more powerful components than the standard Inspiron 15R.This 15.6" laptop comes with a nicely finished chassis, excellent connectivity, good performance from the processor and video card, and decent battery life. Unfortunately, the bad speakers and heinous screen quality bring its overall score down to a bland three stars.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/26/2012
Rating: Total score: 60%
60% Dell Inspiron 15R Special Edition
Source: Digital Versus English
The Dell Inspiron 15R Special Edition is a 15.6" laptop that boasts finer materials and more powerful components than the standard Inspiron 15R. This 15.6" laptop comes with a nicely finished chassis, excellent connectivity, good performance from the processor and video card, and decent battery life. Unfortunately, the bad speakers and heinous screen quality bring its overall score down to a bland three stars.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/26/2012
Rating: Total score: 60% performance: 90% display: 10% mobility: 80%
80% Dell Inspiron 15R 7520 'Special Edition' review
Source: PC Advisor English
The Dell Inspiron 15R 7520 might fly under your radar amidst all the superskinny Ultrabooks that are zipping around, but it's worth a look if style and weight aren't major concerns for you. It offers an excellent screen (most Ultrabooks don't), sturdy components, and great general performance, and it will play games fairly well, even though it isn't built to be a gaming laptop. In the end, the Inspiron 15R 7520 looks like a great choice for college students, especially with its gimmicky switchable lids.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/16/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Dell Inspiron 15R 7520 review: Not so stylish, awesome screen, superb performance
Source: PC World English
The Dell Inspiron 15R 7520 might fly under your radar amidst all the superskinny Ultrabooks that are zipping around, but it's worth a look if style and weight aren't major concerns for you. It offers an excellent screen (most Ultrabooks don't), sturdy components, and great general performance, and it will play games fairly well, even though it isn't built to be a gaming laptop. In the end, the Inspiron 15R 7520 looks like a great choice for college students, especially with its gimmicky switchable lids.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/14/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Dell Inspiron 15R Special Edition (7520)
Source: PC Mag English
The Dell Inspiron 15R Special Edition has a lot going for it. For a little over $1K you get impressive productivity performance, switchable graphics, and a first rate HD display. The addition of a Blu-ray drive sweetens the deal. Its battery life isn't newsworthy but it isn't terrible either, and you can always delete the preinstalled bloatware if it bothers you. That said, as good as the Inspiron 15R's graphics performance is, it can't match the overall graphics power of our reigning Editors' Choice, the Lenovo IdeaPad Y580.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/21/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%

Foreign Reviews

80% DELL INSPIRON 15R EDITION SPECIALE (PERFORMANCE)
Source: 01Net French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/02/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
60% DELL INSPIRON 15R EDITION SPECIALE (BLU-RAY)
Source: 01Net French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/25/2012
Rating: Total score: 60%
Dell Inspiron 5520 és Dell Inspiron 7520 teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Comparison, online available, Short, Date: 09/23/2012
Rating: display: 60% mobility: 100% workmanship: 80% emissions: 60%

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 7730M: Upcoming performance-class-GPU based on the GCN architecture and produced in 28nm.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

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


3210M: Fast Ivy-Bridge-based dual-core, includes HD 4000 GPU, core clock 2.5 - 3.1 GHz» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.9 kg: This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in this class of weight.


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


71.43%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2012-08-27 (Update: 2012-08-27)