Latitude 15 5000 Series (E5550)

Intel Core processors
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Built to work. Designed to impress.

15" laptop ideal for content creation and productivity with a numeric keypad.

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Latitude 15 E5550 non- touch laptop

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Operating system

Available with Windows 7 Professional or Windows 8.1 - Run your most demanding applications smoothly with Windows 8.1 Pro.
Built for work. Designed to impress

Built for work. Designed to impress.

Thin and light for mobile productivity: Introducing Dell’s thinnest and lightest mainstream laptop yet. With up to 12 hours of battery life with the optional 4-cell battery, you can stay productive wherever your work takes you.

Full features for business professionals: Get the latest generation of Intel® Core™ processors, optional backlit keyboard, and the most options of ports, storage, connectivity and displays of any Latitude.

Premium design for a premium experience: Experience impressive beauty and durability with magnesium alloy LCD display options.

Discover the Latitude 5000 Series laptops

The Dell’s most secure business laptop is now thinner, lighter and packed with features to help you get more done. Latitude 5000 series
Thoughtfully created for business professionals

Thoughtfully created for business professionals.

Durability you can depend on: Your Latitude 15 5000 Series is built to last, with spill-proof keyboard and vigorous anodized hinge solution, plus an optional structure enhanced Magnesium display cover for touch models.

Elite connectivity experience: With the Dell Latitude 5000 Series, choose from existing E-dock family docking solutions or the new Dell Wireless Dock, which provides seamless high-speed wireless docking through Intel® WiGig technology powering up to two external displays, keyboard, mouse, audio and other peripherals for a desktop free of wires. Also, Intel® Pro Wireless Display technology (Intel® Pro WiDi) allows users to connect wirelessly to projectors and displays with the security and configuration capabilities IT requires.

Open wide: Collaborate in a snap with an anodized 180-degree hinge solution that allows you to open up your laptop, and lay the monitor and keyboard flat on any surface.
Secure. Manageable. Reliable. Latitude

Secure. Manageable. Reliable. Latitude.

Dell’s most secure business laptops: Only Dell offers comprehensive encryption, leading authentication and leading-edge malware prevention from a single source. Dell DDP|E protects your data across all endpoints, including external media, self-encrypting drives and in public cloud storage. DDP | Security Tools offers advanced authentication options to help you keep unauthorized users out of your data. Dell takes a new approach to malware prevention by protecting your data and users from all untrusted content with DDP | Protected Workspace.

The most manageable business laptops:
Dell Latitude laptops are the world’s most manageable with Dell-unique vPro capabilities for one-to-many, remote BIOS updates and hard drive wipe. Superior management is a must, so increase efficiency by reducing time spent on manual and error-prone tasks through the new Dell Client Command Suite – our free automation tools to lower IT costs.

Outstanding reliability you can trust:
More durable than its predecessor, and part of the most durable laptop family, the new Latitude 15 5000 Series undergoes extensive testing to ensure it can survive your everyday workday, and features premium materials like enhanced hinge structure and optional magnesium alloy. Enjoy a consistent experience with E-Family docking and common power adapters for the 6th generation of Latitude. Plus, they’re backed by enterprise-level service and support for peace of mind.
Your system comes with Dell’s Base Warranty*. If your system encounters an issue that is covered by the warranty that cannot be resolved remotely, Dell will provide a convenient way for your system to be repaired.

When you customize your system you will find these other support options, with ProSupport Plus offering the most complete support service:

Dell ProSupport Plus is Dell’s premium support service that automates support for PCs and tablets* to prevent issues before they occur and quickly resolve issues when needed. Dell’s SupportAssist will detect when a hard drive or battery is about to fail, automatically create a case for resolution and notify the customer that the new hardware is on its way. ProSupport Plus combines 24x7 expert hardware and software support by ProSupport engineers, onsite* repair after remote diagnosis, repair for devices that are accidentally damaged and the ability to keep a hard drive after replacement to ensure data security*.
Dell ProSupport* provides direct access to ProSupport engineers who provide help for hardware and software challenges 24x7. Plus, Dell SupportAssist technology remotely monitors PCs and tablets, provides notifications for issues that arise and automatically creates a case to resolve them. When necessary, Dell will provide onsite* support to ensure repairs are done quickly and conveniently.

Accidents happen, and with Dell’s Accidental Damage Service* you can reduce the downtime. We’ll repair a laptop damaged by an electrical surge, liquid spill or drop.

We’ve got your business covered.

Premium, 1-stop support for all hardware and software needs:
• 24x7 hardware and software support by advanced technology experts
• Direct access to in-region ProSupport Engineers


  • 5th Generation Intel® up to Core™ i7 processors

Operating System ​ (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)

  • Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
    Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
    Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit)
    Windows 7 Professional 64-bit (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit)
    Windows 8.1 64-bit
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
    Windows 8.1 Single Language 64-bit
    UBUNTU Linux 14.04 LTS (64-bit)


  • DDR3L SDRAM 1600MHz; up to 2 slots supporting up to 8GB



  • Integrated with the Processor

    Intel Responsiveness Technologies*

    Intel® Rapid Storage Technology*,
    Optional Intel® Smart Connect Technology


Video Card

  • Intel® Integrated HD Graphics 4400 (Core i)


  • 15.6" HD (1366 x 768) Anti Glare (16:9) WLED, 200 nits, Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic LCD Back
    15.6" FHD (1920 x 1080) Anti Glare (16:9) IPS WLED, 300 nits, Magnesium LCD back
    15.6" FHD Touch with Corning® Gorilla® Glass NBT (1920 x 1080) (16:9) WLED, 270 nits, Magnesium LCD back

Optical Drive

  • External Options Only


  • 65 Watt AC Adapter
    90 Watt AC Adapter (regional offering)
    Optional 65W BFR/PVC Free AC Adapter

    Battery Options*
    38 Whr (3 Cell) Lithium Polymer battery with ExpressCharge™
    51 Whr (4 Cell) Lithium Polymer battery with ExpressCharge™
    51 Whr (4 Cell) Long Life Cycle Lithium Polymer battery with ExpressCharge™


  • FIPS Certified TPM
    Optional Swipe Fingerprint Reader
    Optional FIPS Fingerprint Reader
    Optional Contactless Smart Card Reader/NFC
    Optional Smart Card Reader
    Optional Dell Control Vault™
    Optional FIPS Certified HCA
    Optional Computrace*
    DDP|Security Tools
    DDP|Protected Workspace (1 year subscription included)
    Optional DDP|Encryption Software


  • 10/100/1000 Ethernet

    Wireless LAN Options:

    Dell Wireless™ 1707 802.11N Single Band Wi-Fi + BT 4.0 LE Wireless Card (1x1)
    Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265 802.11AC Wi-Fi + BT 4.0 LE Wireless Card (2x2)
    Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265 802.11AC Wi-Fi + BT 4.0 LE Wireless Card (Indonesia) (2x2)
    Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AN 7265 802.11AGN Wi-Fi + BT 4.0 LE Wireless Card (2x2)
    Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AN 7265 802.11AGN Wi-Fi Wireless Card (No BT) (2x2)

    Optional Mobile Broadband Options:*
    Qualcomm Gobi™ 4G LTE Wireless Card (Dell Wireless™ DW5809E (EMEA/APJ/ROW) Coming soon for North America

Systems Management

  • Intel® vPro™ Technology’s advanced management features (optional, requires Intel WiFi® Link WLAN and a vPro compatible processor)


  • Width: 14.8" / 376.9mm
    Height (rear): 0.9" / 23.45mm
    Depth: 10.1" / 255.2mm
    Starting weight: 4.71 lbs. / 2.14 kg (3 cell battery, mSATA, non touch FHD LCD)


  • 3 USB 3.0 One with PowerShare
    45 - RJ Network Connector


  • Two M.2 Expansion Slots: 1 WWAN/HCA and 1 WLAN/BT/WiGig
    SD 4.0 Memory Card Reader
    Lock Slot
    Optional SmartCard Reader
    Optional Fingerprint Reader
    Optional eDocking Connector
    Optional SIM Card Slot