The Dell Studio 15 is probably the most flexible among the models under the Dell Studio series. And that’s saying a lot since the series was designed to be flexible and to provide consumers with a range of choices. In this regard, the Dell Studio 15 can be used for business, gaming, or entertainment.
The Dell Studio 15 has a range of processors to choose from. Consumers would have to decide which of the processors (Intel Pentium Dual Core, Intel Core 2 Duo and Intel Core i7) to have and with what speeds (up to 1.7 GHz and 3.06 GHz turbo mode). The choice depends on the individual’s needs and budget constraints. But whatever is chosen, it’s assured that the buyer would be going home with a powerful laptop as all the options are capable of performing really well. The Core i7 is regarded as the “next step” in processor technology while the Dual Core and Core 2 Duo are simply formidable.
The Dell Studio 15 has up to 8 gigabytes of RAM to work with. Combining this with any of those processors would result to the smoothest running processing even with heavy applications and games.
Gamers and those who can’t get enough of anything that’s high-definition would be glad to know that there are selections for a graphics card that fits their needs. The choice is between the 256MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 or a 512MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 graphic card. Hardcore games can be played on the Dell Studio 15 worry-free.
There will surely be enough space for the games, applications, and downloaded media files with the purchase of this model. With 500 gigabytes, we’re willing to bet you won’t run out of space on your laptop anytime soon.
Being a multimedia platform, the Dell Studio 15 has the specs that allow for the viewing of high-definition movies with accompanying high-quality audio. The model has a 15.6-inch high definition liquid crystal display screen and a High Definition stereo speaker system from Intel with optional Sound Blaster software.
CPU: Up to Intel® CoreTM i7-820QM Mobile Processor (1.73GHz, turbo up to 3.06GHz, 6MB L3 Cache)
RAM: Two DIMM slots providing up to 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 @ 1333MHz
Screen Size: 15.6″ High Definition LED Displays with TrueLifeTM available in 720p, 900p, and 1080p
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64-Bit
Genuine Windows® 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
Intel® Integrated Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD
Optional 256MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 or 512MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 45703
The Dell Studio 15 deserves praises for its display that boasts HD capabilities, which are complemented by a high-definition audio system. Gamers will appreciate its optional ATI Mobility Radeon graphics cards.
There’s a high premium to be paid when choosing the best specs that are offered for the model. The person working on a tight budget would be disappointed to learn that opting for the minimal features would prove only an Intel Integrated graphics media accelerator that has limited graphics processing capabilities.
The Dell Studio 15 has capabilities that put to shame many of its rivals. Having a robust processor, and superior graphics and audio offerings should be enough to convince gamers and entertainment buffs to purchase this model. The Dell Studio 15 priced from $599 to $699.