Dell Precision 3550 Specs

Here's what you need to know about Dell Precision 3550 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Dell Precision 3550

Key FeaturesDell Precision 3550
At Glance
Released in
2020
16:9 FHD
15.6”
1080p 60Hz
Weight
4.09 lb
1.86 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-10810U
6C/12T, 1.10 → 4.90 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,039
Single Core
Geekbench 5
3,911
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® UHD Graphics
24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
Upgradable up to
32GB
2666 MHz DDR4
Dell Precision 3550 Ports
Up to Nvidia Quadro
P520
2GB GDDR5
AvailabilityDell Precision 3550
Released2020
Generations
Stores
Dell Precision 3550 Price
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i5 i5-10210U 1.6GHz
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i5 i5-10210U 1.6GHz
By Dell
$949.00
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i7 i7-10610U 1.8GHz (Dell G3 3500)
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i7 i7-10610U 1.8GHz (Dell G3 3500)
By Dell
$1,849.99
Was: $2,001.82
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i7 i7-10510U 1.8GHz
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i7 i7-10510U 1.8GHz
By Dell
$1,777.99
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i7 i7-10510U 1.8GHz
Dell Precision 3550 15.6" Mobile Workstation - Intel Core i7 i7-10510U 1.8GHz
By Dell
$1,500.00
2020 Dell Precision 3550 Laptop 15.6" - Intel Core i7 10th Gen - i7-10610U - Quad Core 4.9Ghz - 1TB SSD - 32GB RAM - Nvidia Quadro P520 2GB - 1366x768 HD - Windows 10 Pro Carbon (Renewed)
2020 Dell Precision 3550 Laptop 15.6" - Intel Core i7 10th Gen - i7-10610U - Quad Core 4.9Ghz - 1TB SSD - 32GB RAM - Nvidia Quadro P520 2GB - 1366x768 HD - Windows 10 Pro Carbon (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,400.00
Dell Precision 3550 Laptop 15.6 - Intel Core i7 10th Gen - i7-10510U - Quad Core 4.9Ghz - 256GB SSD - 16GB RAM - Nvidia Quadro P520 2GB - 1920x1080 FHD Touchscreen - Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
Dell Precision 3550 Laptop 15.6 - Intel Core i7 10th Gen - i7-10510U - Quad Core 4.9Ghz - 256GB SSD - 16GB RAM - Nvidia Quadro P520 2GB - 1920x1080 FHD Touchscreen - Windows 10 Pro (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,200.00
ExteriorDell Precision 3550
Dimensions14.13” x 9.30” x 0.46 - 0.59” (359.1 mm x 236.25 mm x 11.81 - 14.99  mm)
Weight4.09 lbs (1.86 kg)
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Full-size backlit keyboard.
  • 4.00 x 2.45 (101.7 mm x 55.2 mm) touchpad with 5 multi-touch gesture support.
DisplayDell Precision 3550
Size15.6 Inches
Info
  • 15.6" HD Non-Touch
    1366x768 100 PPI 220 nits Anti-Glare Non-Touch 45% color gamut
  • 15.6" FHD Non-Touch
    1920x1080 141 PPI 220 nits Anti-Glare Non-Touch 45% color gamut WVA
  • 15.6" FHD Non-Touch
    1920x1080 141 PPI 300 nits Anti-Glare Non-Touch 100% sRGB WVA
  • 15.6" FHD Touch
    1920x1080 141 PPI 220 nits Anti-Glare w/Embedded Touch 45% color gamut WVA
PortsDell Precision 3550
Ports
Dell Precision 3550 Ports
Image Source: Dell
  • 1 x USB Type-C with Thunderbolt™ 3 
    Supports USB 3.2 Gen 2 and DisplayPort 1.4.
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 with PowerShare
  • 1 x HDMI 1.4 Port
  • 1 x Flip-Down RJ-45 port
  • 1 x Headset jack
  • 1 x MicroSD-card reader
  • 1 x SIM card slot (optional)
  • 1 x Smart card reader (optional)
  • 1 x Noble Wedge-shaped lock slot
  • 1 x DC-in
Internal SpecsDell Precision 3550
Processor
  1. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 4.20 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  2. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10310U with vPro™
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.70 → 4.40 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  3. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.90 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  4. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10610U with vPro™
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.90 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  5. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10810U with vPro™
    6 cores, 12 threads, 1.10 → 4.90 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Dell Precision 35501
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U94490.86%
2
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10310U with vPro™94691.05%
3
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U95792.11%
4
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10610U with vPro™96893.17%
5
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10810U with vPro™1,039100.00%
01,039
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
Dell Precision 35501
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U2,93374.99%
2
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10310U with vPro™2,99276.50%
3
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U2,94275.22%
4
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10610U with vPro™3,04277.78%
5
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10810U with vPro™3,911100.00%
03,911
Integrated Graphics
  1. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  2. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10310U with vPro™
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  3. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  4. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10610U with vPro™
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  5. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10810U with vPro™
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
Memory
  • Memory Slots
    • 2 x DDR4 SODIMM slots
  • Memory Configurations
    • Speed: 2667MHz
    • Memory Type: Non-ECC
    • Minimum Memory: 4GB
    • Maximum Memory: 32B
Discrete Graphics
NVIDIA Quadro P520 (Optional)
Pascal Architecture, 2GB GDDR5 64-bit, 1303 → 1493 MHz, 384 CUDA Cores.
Storage
  • Hard Drive Slots
    • 1 x M.2 PCIe SSD slot
    • 1 x 2.5 inches hard drive slot
  • Hard Drive Configurations
    • Up to 2TB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD
    • Up to 2TB SATA Hard Drive
ConnectivityDell Precision 3550
Wi-Fi
  • Intel AX201
    Up to 2400 Mbps Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz WiFi 802.11 a/b/g WiFi-4 (802.11n) WiFi-5 (802.11ac) WiFi-6 (802.11ax) Bluetooth 5.1
  • Qualcomm QCA61x4A (DW1820)
    Up to 867 Mbps Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz WiFi 802.11 a/b/g WiFi-4 (802.11n) WiFi-5 (802.11ac) Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Bluetooth 5.1
EthernetIntel 1219-V/Intel 1219-LM Gigabit Ethernet controller
BatteryDell Precision 3550
Size
  • 42 Wh - 3-cell lithium-ion, ExpressCharge capable
  • 51 Wh - 3-cell lithium-ion, ExpressCharge capable
  • 68 Wh - 4-cell lithium-ion, ExpressCharge capable
  • 68 Wh - 4-cell lithium-ion, Long Cycle Life
Battery LifeUp to 17 hours of battery life
With optional 4-cell 68 Wh ExpressCharge capable battery.
Power Supply
  • 65 W - 7 mm-barrel power adapter
  • 90 W - 7 mm-barrel power adapter
  • 65 W - USB-C power adapter
  • 90 W - USB-C power adapter
SoftwareDell Precision 3550
OS
Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro Ubuntu 18.04 LTS RedHat 8.2
Upgradable to Windows 11
Built-in AppsMicrosoft Office 30-days trial
Camera & AudioDell Precision 3550
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    Top-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
  • Optinal Infrared camera
    For Windows Hello Facial Recognition.
Audio
  • Dual integrated high-quality speakers
  • 2W Stereo Speakers
  • Dual integrated noise-canceling digital array microphones
  • MaxxAudio® Pro by Waves
MiscDell Precision 3550
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
  • The fingerprint reader in the power button (optional)
  • IR Camera (optional)
Security
Hardware Security
  • SafeBIOS - protects from threats that attack below-the-OS. Includes Dell Off-host BIOS Verification, BIOS Resilience, BIOS Recovery, and additional BIOS Controls.
  • SafeID - secures end-user credentials with a dedicated security chip. Additional features include the following: Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.07, self-encrypting storage drives (Opal, FIPS), Smart card keyboard (FIPS).
  • Physical Security Options - Chassis lock slot support, Chassis Intrusion Switch, Lockable Cable Covers, Supply chain tamper alerts (Check regional availability)
Software Security
  • SafeGuard and Response - powered by VMware Carbon Black and Secureworks provides modern security to prevent, detect, and remediate advanced malware and cyber attacks. A suite of technologies include the following: Next-Generation Antivirus (NGAV), Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), Threat Detection and Response (TDR), Managed Endpoint Detection and Response, Incident Management Retainer, Emergency Incident Response
  • SafeData - protects information on devices and in the cloud.
WarrantyBasic Onsite Service 12 Months, 12 Month(s)

Dell Precision 3550: Quick Look

Here is our quick look at Dell Precision 3550.

Dell Precision 3550

Dell has revealed the Precision 3550, a 15.6-inch machine, in 2020. It is powered by up to a hexa-core Intel Core i7-10810U with a boost clock speed up to 4.90 GHz. The laptop has a dedicated GPU option up to Nvidia Quadro P520 with 2GB GDDR5. For display option, it has a 15.6 inch display with the following key specifications:

  • 15.6" HD Non-Touch
    1366x768 100 PPI 220 nits Anti-Glare Non-Touch 45% color gamut
  • 15.6" FHD Non-Touch
    1920x1080 141 PPI 220 nits Anti-Glare Non-Touch 45% color gamut WVA
  • 15.6" FHD Non-Touch
    1920x1080 141 PPI 300 nits Anti-Glare Non-Touch 100% sRGB WVA
  • 15.6" FHD Touch
    1920x1080 141 PPI 220 nits Anti-Glare w/Embedded Touch 45% color gamut WVA

Moreover, Dell claims that the Dell Precision 3550 supports up to 32GB of 2666 MHz DDR4 memory that you can upgrade with two memory module slots on the motherboard. Furthermore, It comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that users can replace and upgrade in the future. On top of that, it also has a single SATA slot, that users can use to install a 2.5-inch SATA SSD, SSHD, or a hard disk drive to add even more storage.

Additionally, the Dell Precision 3550 measures 14.14” x 9.3” x 0.59” (359.16 x 236.22 x 14.99 mm) and weight at 4.09 lbs. (1.86 kg). The laptop features the following ports:

  • 1 x USB Type-C with Thunderbolt™ 3 
    Supports USB 3.2 Gen 2 and DisplayPort 1.4.
  • 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1
  • 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 with PowerShare
  • 1 x HDMI 1.4 Port
  • 1 x Flip-Down RJ-45 port
  • 1 x Headset jack
  • 1 x MicroSD-card reader
  • 1 x SIM card slot (optional)
  • 1 x Smart card reader (optional)
  • 1 x Noble Wedge-shaped lock slot
  • 1 x DC-in