Inspiron 15-3542 15.6" Laptop Computer - Black

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  • Intel Pentium 3558U Dual Core Processor 1.7GHz
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit
  • 4GB DDR3-1600 RAM
  • 500GB 5,400RPM Hard Drive
  • Integrated Video
  • DVDRW Drive
  • Media Card Reader
  • 10/100 Network
  • Dell Wireless-N 1705
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • 15.6" HD LED-backlit Truelife Display

Manage daily tasks with the affordable Inspiron 15 - a 15.6" laptop computer with a 3rd Gen Intel Core processor and HD widescreen display.

Product Information
Mfr Part#I3542-1666BK
General Information
Series Inspiron
Model Number I3542-1666BK
Lifestyle Home & Student
Color - Lid Black
Color - Base Black
Color - Keyboard Black
Platform Notebook PC
Operating System
Operating System Windows 8.1 64-bit
CPU Brand Intel
CPU Core Dual-Core
CPU Type Pentium
CPU Speed 3558U (1.7GHz)
Smart Cache 2MB
CPU Main Features Virtualization Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Idle States
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Secure Key
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Total Memory 4GB
Memory Speed DDR3-1600
Form Factor 204-pin SO-DIMM
Maximum Memory Supported 8GB
Memory Configuration 1 x 4GB
Hard Drive
HD Interface SATA
HD RPM 5,400 RPM
HD Capacity 500GB
HD Configuration 1 x 500GB
Multimedia Drives
Optical Drive DVDRW
Optical Drive Specifications DVDRW Drive
Screen Size 15.6"
Display Type HD TrueLife LED-backlit LCD
Resolution 1366x768
Widescreen Yes
Front Camera Yes
Front Camera Resolution 720p
Video Memory Shared
Video Connectors 1 x HDMI
Audio System Waves MaxxAudio
LAN Ethernet LAN
LAN Data Transfer Rate 10/100Mbps
WLAN Wireless LAN
Wireless Technology 802.11n
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
Card Reader
Media Supported Secure Digital
Memory Card Reader Media Card Reader
Ports & Connectors
USB 2.0 2
USB 3.0 1
LAN RJ-45 1
Audio 1
Keyboard & Mouse
Keyboard English non Backlit
Mouse Type Touchpad
Battery 4-Cell Lithium-Ion
Battery Life Up to 6 Hours, 33 Minutes (Stated battery Life is estimated based on manufacturers engineering testing for a new battery. Actual performance will vary based on notebook settings, environmental conditions, and usage. Battery capacity decreases over time and use.)
Environmental Specifications
Energy Star Compliant Yes
Physical Specifications
Width 15"
Depth 10.5"
Height 1"
Weight 5.26 lbs.
What's in the Box
Preloaded Software Microsoft Office Trial
Cyberlink Media Suite Essentials
McAfee Live Safe Trial
Manufacturer Warranty
Parts 1 Year Limited
Labor 1 Year Limited


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