Dell Vostro 3560 Series

Dell Vostro 3560Processor: Intel Core i5 3210M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7670M
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.5kg
Price: 900 euro
Average Score: 85.67% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 5 reviews)
: - %, performance: 72%, features: 50%, display: 78%
mobility: 62%, workmanship: 95%, ergonomy: 78%, emissions: 85%

 

Dell Vostro 3560

Specifications

Dell Vostro 3560Notebook: Dell Vostro 3560
Processor: Intel Core i5 3210M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7670M 1024 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels
Weight: 2.5kg
Price: 900 euro
Links: Dell homepage
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 Vostro 3560 (Series)

Average Score: 85.67% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 5 reviews)

 

80% The Vostro 3560 is a good all-rounder that's great for home office use
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Overall, the Vostro 3560 offers good performance and is a solidly build unit with useful features. We like its Full HD screen, responsive performance and its input devices. It could use a dual-band Wi-Fi module though, and the speakers probably aren't in the best position, but apart from those quibbles, there is little to dislike about this basic business model.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/08/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
Dell Vostro 3560 review – solid overall 15.6 inch laptop
Source: Mikes Quarter English
All in all, the Dell Vostro 3560 is a very good 15.6 inch laptop. With powerful hardware, Windows 7 Professional, a matte FHD screen, an excellent keyboard and trackpad and a solid built exterior, you’ll hardly find a better computer in its class. And that despite those pesky noisy fans and the below-average speakers.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/19/2012
Good Vibrations – Günstiges 15-Zoll-Notebook mit guter Ausstattung
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/19/2012
Rating: performance: 60% features: 50% display: 70% mobility: 30% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 50%
97% Dell Vostro 3560
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/12/2012
Rating: Total score: 97% performance: 85% display: 85% mobility: 75% ergonomy: 95% emissions: 85%
80% Dell Vostro V3560
Source: Benchmark.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/27/2013
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 100% ergonomy: 90%

 

Comment

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

AMD Radeon HD 7670M: Renamed Radeon HD 6650M and therefore still produced in 40nm.

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


Intel Core i5:

3210M: Fast Ivy-Bridge-based dual-core, includes HD 4000 GPU, core clock 2.5 - 3.1 GHz


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.


2.5 kg:

This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

2.5 kg:


85.67%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.

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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2012-09-25 (Update: 2012-09-25)