Dell’s semi-annual sale offers considerable discounts on the brand’s best laptops — prices start at $293. And what’s more, you can stack your savings with an extra 17% at checkout with coupon, “SAVE17”.
During the sale, the Dell Inspiron 15 3000 drops to $469 via coupon, “SAVE17” at checkout. This laptop typically retails for $689, so that’s $220 in savings. This is one of the lowest prices we’ve seen for this notebook.
Dell’s Inspiron 15 3511 is a powerful, all-around laptop. The machine in this deal has a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) display for a crisp, vibrant viewing experience whether you’re getting things done or streaming content. It runs on a 1.0-GHz Intel Core i5-1035G1 4-core CPU that reaches up to 3.0-GHz, 8GB of RAM, UHD graphics and a 256GB SSD.
Although we didn’t test this laptop, it has an average user rating of 3.8 out 5 stars on Dell’s website. Feedback from satisfied owners praise the laptop’s impressive performance and elegant design.
Port-wise, the Dell Inspiron 15 3000 equips you with two USB 3.2 Type-A ports, a USB 2.0 Type-A port, an HDMI port, and an RJ45 port. There’s also an SD card reader on board and an audio jack onboard.
With a weight of 3.8 pounds and 14.1 x 9.2 x 0.7 inches, the Dell Inspiron 15 is more portable that competing 15-inch laptops. It’s slightly lighter than the HP Chromebook 15 (4 pounds, 14.1 x 9.7 x 0.7 inches) and Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 (4.1 pounds, 14.2 x 9.8 x 0.7 inches).
In a nutshell, the Dell Inspiron 15 3000 is a budget-friendly choice if you’re looking for a sub-$500 laptop.