Dell Gaming G3 15 3500 Laptop with i5-10300H, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD (i3500-5552BLK-PUS) Review

Dell Gaming G3 15 3500 Laptop

Dell Gaming G3 15 3500

Eclipse black Dell Gaming G3 15 3500 (i3500-5552BLK-PUS) is a mid-range gaming laptop with a 15.6-inch Full HD display with a 120Hz refresh rate, tenth generation Intel i5-10300H processor, GTX 1650 Ti graphics card with a 4GB GDDR6 dedicated memory, 512GB Solid State Drive, 8GB DDR4 memory, Windows 10 Home 64-bit operating system and decent connectivity options. Dell Gaming G3 is rated 4.4 out of 5 stars by 35 users at the time of this post release and the reviews online are mainly positive.

You can purchase the G3 15 gaming laptop with a tenth generation Intel i7 processor (4 cores, 8 threads with hyperthreading), 16GB memory and RTX 2060 graphics card instead of the GTX 1650 Ti. “The first quarter of 2020 release quad core Intel i5-10300H processor works at a base speed of 2.50GHz that moves up to 4.50GHz with the turbo boost function. Typical TDP- Thermal Design Power is 45 watts. The average CPU PassMark benchmark score is 8924 at the time of this review. You can use this laptop for demanding workloads and multi task efficiently with the Intel i5-10300H processor.

8GB DDR4 SDRAM at 2933MHz is an average amount at this level and should be enough for many laptop users. It occupies one RAM slot and you can put another 8GB in the other slot for a maximum supported amount of 16GB. 512GB SSD is plenty of local storage space and at much higher speed than a regular SATA hard drive. Windows 10 Home 64-bit operating system comes pre-installed on this machine and includes many user-friendly features. There is no optical drive if you wish to play games from DVD’s but it is easy to hook one up through Bluetooth or one of the USB ports. Connectivity options include the 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth, 2 x USB 3.0 ports, 2 x USB 2.0 ports, Ethernet with RJ-45 connector, an HDMI output, a Media Card Reader, a headphone/microphone combo.

15.6″ WVA anti-glare LED-backlit narrow border Full HD screen with IPS panel has the 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 250 nits brightness and 178-degree viewing angles horizontally and vertically. GTX 1650 Ti is a decent mid-range laptop graphics card with a 4GB dedicated memory and has an average G3D video card benchmark score of 7720 at the time of this review. The built-in Intel UHD 630 iGPU that comes with this CPU is similar to the UHD 630 of the previous generation and is good enough for your daily graphics needs. You can adjust and customize your settings to your liking through the Alienware Command Center and enhance your overall experience in gaming

Dell Gaming G3 15 3500, 8GB, 512GB, GTX 1650

Eclipse black Dell Gaming G3 15 3500 weighs 5.18 pounds and measures 10 x 14.39 x 0.85 inches- is slim, relatively lightweight and portable for a powerful gaming notebook. The dual fan cooling system is quite efficient in spreading out the heat generated and keeping the system cool even when you’re playing the most demanding games.

The keyboard is RGB bright blue backlit and you can type and play comfortably in the dim light or dark. Battery life is not great and the fans can get a little noisy and it is a little on the heavy side, as you can expect on any gaming laptop. You’ll get about a couple of hours with gaming and up to 3 hours with video streaming and web browsing. But otherwise it is a decent, powerful, solid piece of laptop with a great set of features for its mid-range price level. The warranty offered is one year mail-in service warranty and customer support is solid if you encounter any problems.

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