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Inspiron 15 5505 Setup and Specifications


Image: Left view of Inspiron 5505

  1. Power-adapter port

    Connect a power adapter to provide power to your computer and charge the battery.

  2. Power and battery-status light

    Indicates the power state and battery state of the computer.

    Solid white—Power adapter is connected and the battery is charging.

    Solid amber—Battery charge is low or critical.

    Off—Battery is fully charged.

    NOTE: On certain computer models, the power and battery-status light is also used for system diagnostics. For more information, see the Troubleshooting section in your computer’s Service Manual.
  3. HDMI port

    Connect to a TV or another HDMI-in enabled device. Provides video and audio output.

  4. USB 3.2 Gen 1 port

    Connect peripherals such as external storage devices and printers. Provides data transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps.

  5. USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Type-C) port with Power Delivery/DisplayPort

    Connect peripherals such as external storage devices, printers, and external displays.

    Supports Power Delivery that enables two-way power supply between devices. Provides up to 7.5 W power output that enables faster charging.

    NOTE: The Dell Adapter USB-C to USB-A 3.0 is shipped with this computer. Use this adapter to connect legacy USB 3.0 accessories to USB (Type-C) ports on your computer.
    NOTE: A USB Type-C to DisplayPort adapter (sold separately) is required to connect a DisplayPort device.

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