DELL Inspiron 15 vs HP ProBook 6470b

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DELL Inspiron 15

Top Prices

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The DELL Inspiron 15 is a 15.6"" laptop. That's 1.6" bigger than the HP ProBook 6470b (14"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the computer screen. The display diagonal is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal will allow you to fit more information on the screen, making it better for editing large documents. A larger screen is also makes it easier to appreciate the detail in photos and videos.

2kg lighter Edit
The DELL Inspiron 15 is a 2.2kgg heavy laptop, whereas the HP ProBook 6470b is a 2kg heavy laptop (2kg heavier). Read more

The weight of the computer excludes the weight of the power supply and charger, but includes the weight of the battery.

A lighter computer makes a difference to the portability of the computer and will reduce your hand luggage weight when travelling by air.

2 Reasons For
More popular
The HP ProBook 6470b is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 2474 by sales volume in our laptops, whereas the DELL Inspiron 15 ranks No. 5381.
Expert reviews are better
The HP ProBook 6470b has an average expert review score of 81% based on 3 reviews, whereas the DELL Inspiron 15 has an average rating of 74% (based on 104 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Worse selling
The DELL Inspiron 15 ranks No. 5381 by sales volume, but the HP ProBook 6470b ranks No. 2474.
Lower expert review Score
The DELL Inspiron 15 only has an average expert rating of 74%, but the HP ProBook 6470b has an average expert rating of 81% (based on 3 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
1.6" smaller screen size Edit
The HP ProBook 6470b is a 14" laptop. That's 1.6" smaller than the DELL Inspiron 15 (14"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the computer screen. The display diagonal is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal will allow you to fit more information on the screen, making it better for editing large documents. A larger screen is also makes it easier to appreciate the detail in photos and videos.

Vastly heavier Edit
The HP ProBook 6470b has a weight of 2kg, however the DELL Inspiron 15 is a 2.2kgg heavy laptop (2kg lighter). Read more

The weight of the computer excludes the weight of the power supply and charger, but includes the weight of the battery.

A lighter computer makes a difference to the portability of the computer and will reduce your hand luggage weight when travelling by air.

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Over one year older
The HP ProBook 6470b is older than the DELL Inspiron 15 by 16 months.

Awards

12 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
apcmag.com: Highly Recommended
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
Laptopmag.com: Editor's Choice
madboxpc.com: Recommended
Magnus.de: Good
pcpro.co.uk: Recommended
phoronix.com: Approved
Pocket Lint: Hot Product
toptenreviews.com: Bronze
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

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Date Released

35 months Ago 51 months Ago

Design

Form Factor
 Clamshell
 Clamshell
Device Type
 notebook
BEST
 notebook
Colour
 Black
 Black
Product Type
 Notebook
 Notebook

Processor

Processor Family
 Intel Core i3
BEST
 Intel Core i3
Processor Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data Intel Core i7 with vPro technology
Motherboard Chipset
 Intel HM76 Express
 Intel HM76 Express
Processor Model
 U2400
 i3-2370M
 370
 U2400
 i3-2370M
 370
BEST

Memory

Internal Memory
4GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Internal Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Slot
 2x SO-DIMM
 2x SO-DIMM
Memory Layout
 1 x 4
 1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
1,600MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Internal Memory
 DDR3-SDRAM
BEST
 DDR3-SDRAM

Hard Drive

Hard Disk Drive
Unknown - Click to provide data 500 GB 7200 rpm SATA II

Storage

Total Storage Capacity
500GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Medium
 HDD
BEST
 HDD
Memory Card
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
 MSXC
 MMC+
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
 MSXC
 MMC+
Hard Drive Speed
5,400 RPM Unknown - Click to provide data
Hard Drive Capacity
500GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Hard Drive Installed
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Screen Size
15.6"
BEST
14"
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1366 x 768
Pixel Pitch
0.252 x 0.252 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9

Optical Drive

Optical Drive
 DVD±R
 DVD±R

Audio

Audio
Unknown - Click to provide data SRS Premium Sound; Integrated stereo speakers; Int
Speaker Power
2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Camera

Video Capturing Speed
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720 Unknown - Click to provide data
Front Camera Resolution
0.92MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Bluetooth Version
 4.0
BEST
 4.0
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
10,100 Unknown - Click to provide data
WiFi Standard
 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
Networking Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data Integrated Intel 82579V Gigabit Network Connection

Ports & Interfaces

I/O Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2 USB 3.0; 1 USB 2.0; 1 DisplayPort; 1 stereo micr
Ethernet LAN Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Keyboard

Keyboard
Unknown - Click to provide data Full-size, spill-resistant keyboard with drains
Windows Key
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pointing Device
 Touchpad
 Touchpad

Operating System/software

Operating System
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 7 Professional
Operating System Architecture
 64-bit
BEST
 64-bit

Battery

Battery Capacity
40Wh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Cell Count
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium

Power

AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60

Security

Security Management Description
Unknown - Click to provide data HP Disk Sanitizer; HP ProtectTools; HP Spare Key (

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.2kg
BEST
2kg
Height At Front
24.85mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
259mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height At Rear
27.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
376mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Non-Operating Vibration
1.3G Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Vibration
0.66G Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Shock
160G Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Shock
110G Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
-15.2 - 10668 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Altitude
-15.2 - 3048 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity Range
10 - 95 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-40 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Expansion Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Express Card/54; 1 SD/MMC
Manageability Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data HP 3D DriveGuard (Windows only)
Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 338 x 231 x 34
Wireless Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data Intel Centrino 802.11a/b/g/n; HP Integrated Module
Display
 LED
 LED
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data 6-cell (55 WHr) Li-Ion
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