Dell Precision 5520 UHD
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Reviews for the Dell Precision 5520 UHD
Professional luxury. Dell’s well-regarded XPS 15 has a professional-grade counterpart in the Precision 5520. But can this ultrathin looker defy physics and keep up with the heavy demands of a mobile workstation?
Source: PC World Archive.org version
The Precision 5520 (which starts at $1,399 but is $2,765.50 as configured here) offers a wonderful amount of power for those looking to do some workstation tasks on the Linux desktop. However, there were a few major hangups that really held the Precision back from realizing its full potential.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/10/2017
NVIDIA Quadro M1200: Mainstream workstation graphics card based on the GM107 Maxwell architecture with 640 shaders and a 128-bit wide memory bus. The GPU is similar to the consumer GTX 960M.
Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.
E3-1505M v6: Quad-core notebook processor based on the Kaby Lake architecture for large notebooks running at 3 - 4 GHz. Supports ECC-RAM compared to Core processors. It is the second fastest mobile Xeon processor from the Kaby Lake series and slightly in front of the consumer i7-7820HQ. The chip also integrates the professional HD Graphics P630 GPU with certified drivers clocked at 350 - 1100 MHz and is manufactured in a 14 nm process (improved compared to Skylake).
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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.
Usually, old laptops with 14-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.
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84.6%: 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.
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