Dell Inspiron 15 3000
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|RAM||8 GB||The more random access memory in your notebook enables it to process more tasks at once.
memory is mainly over utilised when you have large numbers of programs running simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM will be ideal for a person who enjoys multitask. Heavy usage apps like Photoshop and newer multiplayer games can need up to 8GB. For general internet browsing 2GB is all that is required.
|Operating System||Windows 10||There are 3 varieties of operating system; Windows, Mac OSX and Android. These are very good operating systems and operate well. Common software packages like Microsoft Office will only work on Windows.
Apple Mac OS is well known for its design and publishing capabilities. Google Android works best with netbooks and mobile phones.Google Chrome OS is the new addition to this list, known for being simple to operate for web browsing and reading e-mail.
|Screen Size||39.6 centimetres – 1366 x 768 pixels||The size of the screen on your laptop or tablet determines the total size of the device. The tinyest laptops are as small as 11″ and the largest are over 18″. A large screen size means higher resolution, which is helpful when working on the laptop for longer periods. High definition screens have at least a 1720×1080 px definition.|
|Hard Drive||1 TB||The hard disk on your computer is where all the music, videos, pictures and files are saved. Hard drives can be measured normally in GB or TB and 1 terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Films take up the most spacean average film could use between one to twoGB. HDs frequently range between one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.|
|Battery||7 hours (40 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop computers can be plugged in to recharge but different laptop use up batteries quicker. Note that the battery life varies depending on processor and screen utilisation. A battery can range between around three to twelve hours. As the battery ages the battery life normally will decrease dramatically. If you are out of the office frequently it’s good to have the model with better battery power.|
|Inputs/Outputs||USB ports: 3
HDMI ports: 1
|If you need to transfer data files or connect up to devices such as a monitor or printer, the input and output ports on your computer are essential and incredibly helpful. The common ports you will find on the computer are usually USB for connecting hardware such as key boards and HDMI for connecting to your external monitor.|
|Central Processing Unit||1x Intel Core i3||The central processing unit usually determines the quickness and power of a laptop. The processor chip plays the role of the brain of the computer. It tells your computer what needs doing and when.
There are a number of processor options. Two of the market leaders are Intel and AMD. In the main Intel processors are quicker than AMD chips and more costly.