DELL Inspiron 5579 vs DELL Inspiron 5578

When you compare the DELL Inspiron 5579 to the DELL Inspiron 5578 you can see which laptop is better.

Let's take a look of the comparison, and see which model of laptop comes out ontop

Specifications comparison between the two laptops

The DELL Inspiron 5579 and DELL Inspiron 5578 have different specs. Let's see how they compare.


Both the DELL Inspiron 5579 and the DELL Inspiron 5578 have the same size screen at 15.6 inch. The lighter of the two laptops is the DELL Inspiron 5579 at 2.2 kg compared with 2.3 kg. The DELL Inspiron 5578 has the newer model out of the two, being released on the 2/11/2019.


There is more ram in the DELL Inspiron 5579 with up to 16 GB configurable. The DELL Inspiron 5579 has the potential for more processing cores inside with up 4 cores. The DELL Inspiron 5578 has a larger base core processing frequency at 2.5 GHz. There's an equal1000 GB of storage in both laptops.

SpecificationsDELL Inspiron 5579DELL Inspiron 5578
RAM8 GB, 12 GB, 16 GB8 GB
CPUi5-8250U, i7-8550Ui5-7200U
Display Size15.6 inch15.6 inch
Storage Size256 GB, 512 GB, 1000 GB1000 GB
Graphics CardIntel UHD Graphics 620Intel HD Graphics 620
Operating SystemWindows 10, Windows 10 Pro, Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Pro
Weight (g)2.2 kg2.3 kg
Part Number N3VCR, PVF3D, K1J2Y, CVM14, H483J, 70D4J, I5579-7050GRY, 5579-9672, 5579-9689INS-5578-1
Release Date42292, 43014, 43026, 43175, 43232, 43359, 4344543507
EAN/UPC Code N3VCR, PVF3D, K1J2Y, CVM14, H483J, 70D4J, I5579-7050GRY, 5579-9672, 5579-9689INS-5578-1
Processor FamilyIntel Core i5-8xxx, 7th gen Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-8xxx, 8th gen Intel Core i5, 8th gen Intel Core i77th gen Intel Core i5
Processor Frequency1.60 GHz, 1.6 GHz, 1.8 GHz, 1.80 GHz2.5 GHz
Processor Boost Frequency3.40 GHz, 3.4 GHz, 4 GHz, 4.00 GHz3.1 GHz
Processor Cores42
Processor Threads84
Processor Cache6 MB, 8 MB3 MB
Internal Memory8 GB, 12 GB, 16 GB8 GB
Internal Memory TypeDDR4-SDRAMDDR4-SDRAM
Memory Form FactorSO-DIMMSO-DIMM
Memory Clock Speed 2400 MHz
Panel TypeIPSIPS
Touch Screen?Capacitive, YY
Display Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels1920 x 1080 pixels
Compatible Memory CardsSDSD
Number of SSDs 1
Card Reader?YY
Storage Media TypeHDD, SSDHDD
Optical Drive Type
Battery TechnologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of Battery Cells33
Battery Capacity42 Wh
Height20.2 mm20.2 mm
Depth253.1 mm253.1 mm
Width380.9 mm381.9 mm
Dimensions20.2 mm x 380.9 mm x 253.1 mm20.2 mm x 381.9 mm x 253.1 mm
AC Adaptor Power45 W

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