DELL Inspiron 15 vs HP ProBook 6470b

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DELL Inspiron 15
HP ProBook 6470b

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
Bigger display diagonal 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.

2 Reasons For
170g lighter Edit
The HP ProBook 6470b has a weight of 2kg, however the DELL Inspiron 15 is a 2.2kg heavy laptop (170g 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.

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 75% (based on 136 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
A little heavier Edit
The DELL Inspiron 15 is a 2.2kg heavy laptop, whereas the HP ProBook 6470b is a 2kg heavy laptop (170g 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.

Lower expert review Score
The DELL Inspiron 15 only has an average expert rating of 75%, but the HP ProBook 6470b has an average expert rating of 81% (based on 3 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
1.6" smaller display diagonal 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.

Over one year older
The HP ProBook 6470b is older than the DELL Inspiron 15 by 13 months.

Awards

21 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
alphr.com: Recommended
apcmag.com: Highly Recommended
benchmark.pl: Good Product
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
gagadget.com: Recommended
hardwarezone.com.sg: 4 Star
hothardware.com: Recommended
Laptopmag.com: Editor's Choice
madboxpc.com: Recommended
Magnus.de: Good
notebookreview.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
pcpro.co.uk: Recommended
phoronix.com: Approved
Pocket Lint: Hot Product
toptenreviews.com: Bronze
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
vido.com.ua: Recommended
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Average User Rating

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Date Released

36 months Ago 49 months Ago

Design

Form Factor
 Clamshell
 Clamshell
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Product Type
 Notebook
 Notebook

Processor

Processor Family
 Intel Core i3
BEST
 Intel Core i3
Motherboard Chipset
 Intel HM76 Express
 Intel HM76 Express

Memory

Internal Memory
4GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Internal Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Slots
 2x SO-DIMM
BEST
 2x SO-DIMM
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
 1 x 4
 1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
1,600MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Internal Memory Type
 DDR3-SDRAM
BEST
 DDR3-SDRAM

Storage

Total Storage Capacity
500GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Media
 HDD
BEST
 HDD
Compatible Memory Cards
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
 MSXC
 MMC+
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
 MSXC
 MMC+
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hard Drive Speed
5,400 RPM Unknown - Click to provide data
Hard Drive Capacity
500GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

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

Graphics

Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
 Not available
 Not available
Discrete Graphics Adapter
 Discrete graphics adapter
Unknown - Click to provide data

Optical Drive

LightScribe
 LightScribe
Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Drive Type
 DVD±R
 DVD±R

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
Speaker Power
2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Built-In Speakers
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 (numeric)
0.92MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Front Camera
 Front camera
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

4G
 4G
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth Version
 4.0
BEST
 4.0
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
10,100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
3G
 3G
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

SmartCard Slot
 SmartCard slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
ExpressCard Slot
 ExpressCard slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Docking Connector
 Docking connector
Unknown - Click to provide data
Combo Headphone/mic Port
 Combo headphone/mic port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S/PDIF Out Port
 S/PDIF out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Keyboard

Numeric Keypad
 Numeric keypad
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Keys
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pointing Device
 Touchpad
 Touchpad

Software

Operating System Installed
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
Operating System Architecture
 64-bit
BEST
 64-bit

Battery

Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
40Wh Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Battery Cells
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Technology
 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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.2kg 2kg
BEST
Height (front)
24.85mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
259mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (rear)
27.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
376mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Data

AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
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 (H-H)
10 - 95 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-40 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Wi-Fi Certified
 Wi-Fi certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 338 x 231 x 34
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