Dell Inspiron 15 3000
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Ports||USB ports: 3
HDMI ports: 1
|Whether you need to transfer data files or connect up to devices like a TV or printing device etc, the input and output slots on your laptop are required and extremely helpful. Some of the most common slots you will find on a computer are usually USB to connect external devices like printers and HDMI for outputting to your video output.|
|(OS) Operating System||Windows 10||There are 3 main types of operating system Windows, Mac OSX and Linux based Android. They all are extremely advanced systems and operate well. Common programmes like MS Office will only work on Windows. Apple Mac is well known for its design and publishing software. Android is designed for tablets and large screen phones.Google Chrome OS is the recent addition to this list, known for being simple to operate when browsing the iternet and reading email.|
|Random Access Memory||8 GB||The more memory in a laptop means it can complete more jobs at the same time.
memory is mainly used up when you have a number of programs running simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM is going to be ideal for someone who likes to multitask. Heavy demand applications like image editing and the latest games could need up to 8GB. For general web browsing 2GB is sufficient.
|Processor||1x Intel Pentium||The processor generally decides the quickness and power of your computer. The onboard cpu acts like the brain of the computer. It dictates to the computer what needs doing and when to accomplish.
You can choose from a variety of different CPU chips available. Two of the biggest companies are AMD & Intel.
Generally speaking Intel CPUs are quicker than AMD chips and more expensive.
|Screen||39.6 centimetres – 1366 x 768 pixels||The size of the screen on your laptop determines the total physical size of the laptop. The smallest screens are as small as eleven inches while the biggest are over 18″. A large screen size means higher resolution, which is useful when working on the laptop for longer periods. High definition screens have a minimum of 1720 x 1080 px definition.|
|Battery||7 hours (40 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop computers can be recharged but different laptop drain the batteries quicker.
Be aware that battery life depends on usage. The batteries can range between 3-12 hours. As a laptop ages the battery life will go down. If you are on the road all day, it is best to choose a laptop with better battery life.
|Hard Disk||1 TB||A hard disk on a computer is where the songs, movies, photos and documents are saved. HDs can be measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes and one terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos use the most space, an standard film can require around one to twoGB.
HDs commonly range from one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.