Dell Precision 3530 i5 15.6 inch IPS SSD Quadro Black

MPN: W0M64  |  EAN: 5397184188941  |  Model: Precision 3530

Price Information

£1,064.28

as at 20 Aug 19 | 12:15 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Dell Precision 3530 i5 15.6 inch IPS SSD Quadro Black - W0M64 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
3D Design (CAD)
Just Right
Pro Video Editing
Just Right
Amateur Photo Editing
Very Good
Casual Gaming
Just Right
College (Students)
Outstanding
Watching Movies
Just Right
Basic Video Editing
Very Good
Pro Graphic Design
Just Right
Simple Music Editing
Outstanding
Pro Music Production
Very Good
Bookkeeping
Outstanding
Front-end Development
Very Good
Back-end Development
Just Right
Browsing
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Documents
Outstanding
Email
Outstanding
Long Journeys
Just Right
Use in Public Places
Very Good
Use Around the Office
Very Good
Use At the Client's
Just Right
Short Journeys
Very Good
Carrying All the Time
Just Right
Carrying Occasionally
Very Good
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Working with Numbers
Outstanding
Funky Look
Outstanding
Gaming Look
Outstanding
Cool Look
Outstanding
Cute & Pretty Look
Outstanding
Regular Look
Outstanding
Business Look
Outstanding
15 Inches
Outstanding
Outstanding
Pro Photo Editing
Just Right
Serious Multitasking
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding

Its a powerful CAD workstation

With a multi-core CPU and dedicated graphics card, the Precision 3530 has everything you need to create the most stunning, realistic 3D designs. And the high resolution 15.6 inches screen is perfect for showing them off too.

Professional Video Production

A multi-core Intel Core i5-8400H sits at the heart of the Precision 3530, providing plenty of raw processing power for editing 4K high definition video. With a total storage capacity of 256 GB, the Precision 3530 ensures you have plenty of space to store your footage.

Great for photo editing

The powerful Intel Core i5 processor makes image manipulation a breeze. And the high resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels display ensures your pictures really ‘pop’ when you’re done.

Gaming

Whether your scoring on this year's FIFA or dominating on Fortnite, a basic laptop won't cut the mustard.

The 2.5 GHz  4 cores processor and NVIDIA Quadro P600 will ensure smooth gameplay and the advanced wifi ensure you'll be victorious in any adventure.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 15.6 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.

All about the Films!

With a high resolution Advanced screen the excellent Precision 3530 was built to allow you enjoy movies, serials and animation. And with a HDMI port, you can connect the laptop to your TV or projector for an even more cinematic experience.

Videos for fun

Whether you’re vlogging on YouTube, or putting together high-quality family videos, the Precision 3530 can meet your needs.

And when you’ve finished editing, the on-board Memory Card Reader makes it simple to transfer and share your video content with others

Give your Images the professional touch

The Precision 3530 is a high spec machine for professional photo and graphics work. Boasting a powerful 2.5 GHz processor and 16 GB RAM, along with a NVIDIA Quadro P600 dedicated graphics card, this laptop will help you achieve the very best results.

Music and Audio

Developing your own tunes and mixes is important to you, so we've recommended a laptop that has got an advanced audio system on-board with HD sound capabilities.

The presence of a 4 cores core process will help speed up music format conversions or codec-based compression.

Its all about the Beats

With its wide selection of ports the Precision 3530 sits at the heart of your music production workflow. And with a total storage capacity of 256 GB hard drive, you’ve got plenty of space to store work in progress

Book keeping

The 15.6 inches screen gives you enough screen-space to wade through columns and rows

Excel, Quicken etc, don't need much power so this option won't up the requirements on processor. 

Your 's 16 GB RAM will ensure large sheets and accounts wont undermine performance

The numeric keypad keyboard really takes the strain out when entering data.

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

With a 10116 CPU and 16 GB of RAM, the Precision 3530 is ideal for front-end development. Whether you’re coding basic HTML5, or working with more complex JavaScript frameworks, this laptop has everything you need.

Can handle a Full-Stack Coding Environment

You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various Dev environments, which is why we've picked something for you that's got an Intel Core i5-8400H, (a processor with 4 cores) plus a healthy RAM size of 16 GB.

Also, its 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution provides adequate screen estate to view multiple window or more of your IDE while you work.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, don't need much, but your Intel Core i5-8400H processor and 16 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel'!

The Precision 3530 makes surfing the web easy thanks to a reasonable hardware specification and fast, reliable b/g/n/ac WiFi connectivity.

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the Precision 3530 can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Social networking is relatively lightweight, so the low power 2.5 GHz processor is ideal. With 8.88 hours battery life, you can stay connected between charges.

Battery life is fairly decent

Designed to be carried about, the Precision 3530 can be used everywhere in your home thanks to its 8.88 hours battery life.

The 8.88 hours battery life in the Precision 3530 is sufficient for short sessions of use in coffee shops, parks etc.

The 8.88 hours battery life in the Precision 3530 has got enough juice to help you work while on the move during quick trips around the city.

With a great run time of approximately 8.88 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.

The 8.88 hours battery life in the Precision 3530 can keep you going while moving from one meeting space to another.

Get straight to work on site with the Precision 3530. A 8.88 hours battery life means you don’t have to start the day hunting for a free power socket.

Suits your occasional mobility

The Precision 3530 is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 2.03 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Great to use on the go!

Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The Precision 3530 works just as well on your lap or a desk.

Working in the dark

This laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

Presentations

When delivering presentations, you need to be sure you can connect to the meeting room projector or screen. The 1 offers several different display ports to make sure everyone can see your slideshow.

Numeric Key Pad

Working with numbers is important to you, so we've made sure this laptop comes a full featured keyboard. 

Slick package

The Precision 3530 combines style and power to create a laptop that really stands out. Clean lines, high quality materials and a pristine finish ensure that this machine will turn heads.

Lively and charming package

When you want to stand out from the crowd, the Precision 3530 uses bright colours and funky designs to turn heads. This is not your average laptop

Looks like your everyday laptop

Whether you want to blend in, or have a laptop that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the Precision 3530 fits the bill.

Looks very professional

The Precision 3530 has got the traditional corporate look and will definitely blend in within the enterprise environment.

Very stylized look

The Precision 3530 comes in an unconventional package that stands out from the typical greys and blacks that are common with such devices.

Package that suits a Gamer

Combining style and ergonomics, the Precision 3530 is built for hardcore gaming on the move.

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Technical Specifications

Dell Precision 3530 i5 15.6 inch IPS SSD Quadro Black - W0M64 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Black
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display Brightness 300 cd/m²
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 15.6 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i5
Processor Model Intel Core i5-8400H
Processor Speed 2.5 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 16 GB
RAM Speed 2666 MHz
RAM Type DDR4-SDRAM
Storage
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 256 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Dedicated NVIDIA Quadro P600
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Card Type Dedicated
Audio
Sound System MaxxAudio Pro
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 5.0
Network Wired Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port 1
HDMI Version 1.4
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
Thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C Port Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 3
VGA Port 1
Camera
Camera 1
Camera Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Camera Resolution (Numeric) 0.92 MP
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Keyboard Num-Pad Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Pro
Battery
Battery Life 8.88 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Cable Lock Slot Type Noble
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 25.07 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (front) 2.17 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (rear) 2.43 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 37.6 cm
Weight 2.03 kg