Inspiron 15 3542 Specifications

Inspiron 15
3000 Series
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2014 ‑ 03 Rev. A00
Regulatory model: P40F | Type: P40F001/P40F002
Computer model: Inspiron 15-3541/15-3542
NOTE: The images in this document may differ from your computer
depending on the configuration you ordered.
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Front
Front
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Left
Right
Base
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Power and battery‑status light
Indicates the power and battery status of the computer.
Display
•Solid white: Power adapter is connected and the
battery is fully charged.
•Off:
——Computer is running on battery and the battery has
more than 5% charge.
——Computer is in sleep state, hibernation, or turned off.
•Solid yellow: Computer is running on battery and the
battery has less than 5% charge.
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Left
Front
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Left
Right
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Security-cable slot
5
Connect a security cable to prevent unauthorized
movement of your computer.
Base
2
Power-adapter port
Connect a power adapter to provide power to your
computer and charge the battery.
3
Display
HDMI port
Connect a TV or another HDMI‑in enabled device.
Provides video and audio output.
4
Network port
Connect an Ethernet (RJ45) cable from a router or a
broadband modem for network or internet access.
USB 2.0 port
Connect peripherals such as storage devices, printers,
and so on. Provides data transfer speeds up to
480 Mbps.
6
USB 3.0 port
Connect peripherals such as storage devices, printers,
and so on. Provides data transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps.
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Headset port
Connect a headphone, a microphone, or a headphone
and microphone combo (headset).
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Media-card reader
Reads from and writes to media cards.
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USB 2.0 port
Connect peripherals such as storage devices, printers,
and so on. Provides data transfer speeds up to
480 Mbps.
Display
3
Optical drive
Reads from and writes to CDs and DVDs.
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Base
Front
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Left
Right
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Base
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Left-click area
Tap to left-click.
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Touchpad
Move your finger on the touchpad to move the mouse
pointer. Tap to left‑click.
Display
3
Right-click area
Tap to right-click.
4
Power button
Press to turn on the computer if it is turned off or in
sleep state.
Press to put the computer in sleep state if it is turned on.
Press and hold for 10 seconds to force shut‑down the
computer.
NOTE: You can customize the power‑button
behaviour in Power Options. For more information,
see Me and My Dell at dell.com/support/manuals.
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1 2 3
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Left
Right
Base
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Microphone
Provides high‑quality digital sound input for audio
recording, voice calls, and so on.
2
Camera
Allows you to video chat, capture photos, and record
videos.
Display
3
Camera-status light
Turns on when the camera is in use.
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Dimensions and Weight
Height:
Touchscreen
26.6 mm (1.05 in)
Non-touchscreen
25.6 mm (1.01 in)
Width
381.4 mm (15.02 in)
Depth
267.6 mm (10.54 in)
Weight (maximum):
Touchscreen
2.5 kg (5.51 lb)
Non-touchscreen
2.4 kg (5.29 lb)
NOTE: The weight of your laptop varies depending on the configuration ordered
and the manufacturing variability.
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System Information
Computer model
Inspiron 15-3541/15-3542
Inspiron 15-3541
Processor
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Chipset
AMD E1-6010
AMD E2-6110
AMD A4-6210
AMD A6-6310
Inspiron 15-3542
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Integrated in processor
4th Generation Intel Core i7
4th Generation Intel Core i5
4th Generation Intel Core i3
Intel Pentium Dual Core
Intel Celeron Dual Core
Integrated in processor
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Memory
Slot
One SODIMM slot
Type
DDR3L
Speed
Up to 1600 MHz
Configurations supported
2 GB, 4 GB, and 8 GB
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Ports and Connectors
External:
Network
One RJ45 port
USB
• Two USB 2.0 ports
• One USB 3.0 port
HDMI
One HDMI-out port
Audio
One headset port
Internal:
Mini Card
One half Mini Card slot for WLAN, Bluetooth, and Wireless Display (optional)
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Communications
Ethernet
10/100 Mbps Ethernet controller integrated on system board
Wireless
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Wi-Fi 802.11 b
Wi-Fi 802.11 g
Wi-Fi 802.11 n
Bluetooth 4.0
Wireless Display (optional)
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Video
Inspiron 15-3541
Inspiron 15-3542
Controller:
Integrated
Discrete
Memory:
Integrated
Discrete
• AMD Radeon R4 Graphics for
AMD A6 Quad Core
• AMD Radeon R3 Graphics for
AMD A4 Quad Core
• AMD Radeon R2 Graphics for
AMD E1 Dual Core
AMD Radeon HD R5 M230
• Intel HD Graphics 4400 for
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i5, and
Intel Core i3
• Intel HD Graphics for Intel Pentium
Dual Core and Intel Celeron
Dual Core
Shared system memory
• 1 GB DDR3L
• 2 GB DDR3L
Shared system memory
• 1 GB DDR3L
• 2 GB DDR3L
• GeForce 820M
• GeForce 840M
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Audio
Controller:
Intel
Realtek ALC3234 with Waves MaxxVoice
AMD
Speakers
Speaker output:
Realtek ALC3223 with Waves MaxxVoice
Two
Average
Peak
Microphone
Volume controls
2W
2.5 W
Digital microphone
Program menus and keyboard media-control shortcut keys. To learn about your
computer keyboard shortcut keys, see the Quick Start Guide at
dell.com/support/manuals.
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Storage
Interface
• SATA 3 Gbps for optical drive
• SATA 6 Gbps for hard drive
One 2.5-in drive (supports Intel Smart Response Technology)
One 9.5 mm DVD+/-RW drive
Hard drive
Optical drive
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Media-Card Reader
Type
One slot
Cards supported
SD card
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Display
Type
• 15.6-in HD touchscreen
• 15.6-in HD non-touchscreen
1366 x 768
Resolution (maximum)
Dimensions:
Height
Width
Diagonal
Refresh rate
Operating angle
Pixel pitch
Controls
225.06 mm (8.86 in)
366.63 mm (14.43 in)
396.24 mm (15.60 in)
60 Hz
0 degree (closed) to 135 degrees
0.252 mm
Brightness can be controlled using keyboard shortcut keys. To learn about your
computer keyboard shortcut keys, see the Quick Start Guide at
dell.com/support/manuals.
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Keyboard
Type
• Standard keyboard
• Backlit keyboard (optional)
Shortcut keys
Some keys on your keyboard have two symbols on them. These keys can be
used to type alternate characters or to perform secondary functions. To type
the alternate character, press Shift and the desired key. To perform secondary
functions, press Fn and the desired key.
NOTE: You can define the primary behavior of the shortcut keys by changing
Function Key Behavior in System Setup.
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Camera
Resolution:
Still image
0.92 megapixels
Video
1280 x 720 (HD) at 30 fps (maximum)
Diagonal viewing angle
74 degrees
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Touchpad
Resolution:
Horizontal
1207 dpi
Vertical
1702 dpi
Dimensions:
Width
102.4 mm (4.03 in)
Height
57.4 mm (2.26 in)
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Battery
Type
Dimensions:
Height
Width
Depth
Weight (maximum)
Voltage
Operating time
4-cell “smart” lithium ion (40 WHr)
Charging time when the computer is off
(approximate)
Life span (approximate)
Temperature range:
Operating
Storage
Coin-cell battery
20 mm (0.79 in)
272.4 mm (10.72 in)
46.3 mm (1.82 in)
0.26 kg (0.57 lb)
14.80 VDC
Varies depending on operating conditions and can significantly reduce under
certain power-intensive conditions.
4 hours
300 discharge/charge cycles
0°C to 35°C (32°F to 95°F)
–40°C to 65°C (–40°F to 149°F)
CR-2032
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Power Adapter
Type
65 W
Input voltage
100 VAC–240 VAC
Input frequency
50 Hz–60 Hz
Input current (maximum)
1.50 A/1.60 A/1.70 A/2.50 A
Output current (continuous)
3.34 A
Rated output voltage
19.50 VDC
Temperature range:
Operating
0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Storage
–40°C to 70°C (–40°F to 158°F)
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Computer Environment
Airborne contaminant level
G1 as defined by ISA-S71.04-1985
Operating
Temperature range
Storage
0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
–40°C to 65°C (–40°F to 149°F)
Relative humidity (maximum)
10% to 90% (non-condensing)
0% to 95% (non-condensing)
Vibration (maximum)
0.66 GRMS
1.30 GRMS
Shock (maximum)
110 G
160 G‡
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*Measured using a random vibration spectrum that simulates user environment.
†Measured using a 2 ms half-sine pulse when the hard drive is in use.
‡Measured using a 2 ms half-sine pulse when the hard-drive head is in parked position.
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