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Inspiron 15 5000

Be your best. Anywhere.

A versatile 15.6" laptop with a vibrant display and DVD drive.
Inspiron 15 5000 Series Non-Touch Notebook
Audio and Speakers
  • 2 tuned speakers with Waves MaxxAudio®
    1 combo headphone / microphone jack
Optical Drive
  • Built-in Tray Load DVD (Reads and Writes to DVD / CD)
  • Battery
    40 WHr, 4-Cell Battery (removable)
    47 WHr, 4-Cell Battery (removable)

    AC Adapter
    45 Watt AC Adapter (w/standard graphics)
    65 Watt AC Adapter (w/discrete graphics option)
  • 15 w/non-touch: 0.94” (23.75mm) / 14.9” (380.0mm) / 10.25” (260.4mm)
    15 w/touch: 0.95” (24.05mm) / 14.9” (380.0mm) / 10.25” (260.4mm)

    Starting at Weights*
    15 BYT 4c/40WHr: 4.98 lb (2.26 Kg) with HD non-touch / 5.31 lb (2.41 Kg) with HD touch
    15 BDW 4c/40WHr: 5.11 lb (2.32 kg) with HD non-touch / 5.40 lb (2.45 Kg) with HD touch
    15 SKL 4c/40WHr: 4.94 lb (2.24 kg) with HD non-touch / 5.28 lb (2.39 Kg) with HD touch
  • 1 USB 3.0
    2 USB 2.0
    1 HDMI™ 1.4a
    10/100 RJ-45 Ethernet Network
  • Kensington Lock Slot
    Media Card (SD, SDHC, SDXC)

Features & Design

Operating system
Available with Windows 8.1 — for a smooth, versatile PC experience.
Undeniable performance
Undeniable performance
Power player: Web pages, games and apps fire up fast with up to 6th Gen Intel® Core™ processors thanks to premium performance and stunning visuals.

Optional graphics: With available NVIDIA® GeForce® discrete graphics, it’s simple to handle intense photo- or video-editing without slowing down performance.

Sizable storage: With up to 1TB of space, you have plenty of room to store your photos, files and more.

Stay unplugged longer: Get going without worry. Great battery life up to 7 hours, means you can go longer in between charges.*
Your mobile media center
Your mobile media center
Vivid color
With True Color, you can adjust color saturation to your personal preference. From rich and vibrant to more muted, tailor your display’s color temperature and tone to suit your needs.
Studio-quality Sound
Whether you’re mixing, streaming or chatting, Waves MaxxAudio® delivers lower lows, higher highs and outstanding audio performance.
Built-in entertainment
Watch DVDs, burn CDs or load software and applications quickly onto your desktop with an internal optical disc drive.  
More features for more impact
More features for more impact
Effortless productivity: Zoom, point and scroll through content quickly with the large precision touchpad. Keep going — even in the dark — when you upgrade to a backlit keyboard for better typing accuracy in low light.

Long-range WiFi: Choose the newest 802.11ac technology for fast WiFi across an extended range, which reduces buffering and allows you to enjoy surfing, streaming or chatting throughout your home. (Requires 802.11ac router; sold separately.)

Efficient data entry: Crunch numbers or navigate spreadsheets and documents quickly with a 10-digit numeric keypad.
Essential accessories for your Inspiron 15 5000 Series laptop.
Essential accessories for your Inspiron 15 5000 Series laptop.
You can maximize the performance of your Inspiron 15 with Dell-recommended essential accessories. Look for these great products and more at checkout.
Dell Wireless Travel Mouse – WM524
Dell Wireless Travel Mouse – WM524
Travel light with a stylish, high-precision wireless Bluetooth 3.0 mouse with a long battery life.
Dell Power Companion – 12,000 mAh
Dell Power Companion – 12,000 mAh
Power and charge your Inspiron along with your phone and tablet while on the go with the Dell Power Companion.
Dell Bluetooth Portable Speaker – AD211
Dell Bluetooth Portable Speaker – AD211
Take your sound anywhere with a compact and portable wireless speaker that features a long-lasting rechargeable battery, Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC technologies.
Dell Portable Backup Hard Drive – 1TB
Dell Portable Backup Hard Drive – 1TB
Back-up, store and transfer photos, videos, music and more. Automatic backup software comes preinstalled.

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Drivers, Manuals & Support

Product Support
Product Support
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