Anatomy of Dell’s newest gaming laptop

Dell Inspiron 15 7566

For gamers, the search for the right gaming machine never ends. They are always on the lookout for devices that cater to their specific playing needs.

Last December 5, Dell launched in the Philippines the Inspiron Gaming 15 7566, its newest laptop aimed at both casual and hardcore gamers.

Jay Ranola, Alvin Habaña, Chris Papa and Don Navarro of Dell EMC
From left: Dell EMC’s Jay Ranola, Alvin Habaña, Chris Papa, and Don Navarro

So what does the Inspiron Gaming 15 7566 have to offer? We break it down for you.

1. Immersive audio and display

Games come to life on the Inspiron 15 7566’s range of screens. There’s a Full HD version and a 4K model for you to choose from.

Inspiron 15 7000 Series Non-Touch Notebook

The Full HD version offers 1920 x 1080 IPS Truelife LED Backlit Touch display, while the 4K variant gives you an Ultra HD 3840 x 2160 IPS Anti-Glare LED Backlit screen.

Promising rich and immersive audio are the onboard subwoofer and two tailored speakers. The audio processing is taken care of by Waves MaxxAudio Pro.

2. Dedicated cooling system

This gaming laptop is equipped with dedicated forward and rearward thermal vents. Behind these vents are extra-capacity heat exchangers connected by an oversized piping to two cooling fans with high-efficiency blade pitch.

Inspiron 15 7566

3. High-performance hardware muscle

Intel’s latest 6th-generation H-series quad-core mobile CPUs power the Inspiron 15 7566.

The Full HD variant gets an i5-6300HQ 9 processor (3M cache, up to 3.20GHz) with 4GB GDDR5 memory and 1TB HDD. Meanwhile, the 4K UHD version comes with an i7-6700HQ processor (6M cache, up to 3.50GHz) with 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD + 1TB HD.

Both variants carry NVIDIA’s GeForce 960M discrete graphics and runs Windows 10 Home.

4. Deep battery reserve

Enjoy non-stop gaming with the Inspiron 15 7566 thanks to its deep-reserve 74WHr 6-cell integrated battery, which is said to last up to 13 hours.

Inspiron 15 7566

5. Standard gaming requirements

The Dell Gaming Inspiron 15 laptop flaunts all the standard specs you want in your gaming device, including a red full-size, spill-resistant backlit keyboard with numeric keypad and an 802.11ac + Bluetooth 4.2 wireless connectivity. Plus, it has an HDMI 2.0 port, SD media card reader, and three USB 3.0 ports.

The Dell Inspiron 15 7566 Full HD variant is available for P49,990, while the 4K UHD model is priced at P69,990.

Words Pat Calica

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