In this post let’s check out the latest Dell G Series Gaming laptops – Dell G7, G5 (15), G5 15 SE, and the Dell G3.
Dell has launched the new gaming laptops for the G Series. The Dell G3 and the G7 are the latest addition to the mid-range lineup apart from the Alienware laptops that the company has.
The Dell G7 is launched in the US for now; Dell has not shared when they will launch it globally or will bring it to India. However, Dell is launching the new XPS 13 and XPS 15 in India on 8th July 2020.
All the Dell G Series laptops come with Windows 10 Home, but you always have an option to upgrade to the Windows 10 Pro when buying the machine.
The laptop is available with a unique Origami hinge design. Also, It features a 15-inches display that has slim bezels on three sides.
The new Dell G7 is launched in two versions with either 15 Inch (Dell G7 15) or 17 Inch (Dell G7 17) display panels. The G7 series is launched with the new Intel 10th Gen processors and comes with the RTX series of graphics cards.
There were lots of fans expecting to get G7 with AMD Ryzen 4000 series processors. However, that is not happening for now.
Key Specs and Details for the Dell G7 15(7000)
The Dell G7 15(7000) comes with the 10th Gen Intel Core i9-10885H, 8 Core processor that is a monster when it comes to gaming or content creation. The processor comes with 2.4 GHz as base frequency and has a turbo boost clock up to 5.3 GHz.
Additionally, we get Nvidia RTX 2070 Max-Q that comes with 8 GB of GDDR6 VRAM.
The Dell G7 is available with 15.6-inch FHD (1920*1080) display with narrow bezels and has a 144Hz/300Hz refresh rate. Also, you can buy it with an OLED, 4K UHD (3,840×2,160 pixels) panel with a 60 Hz refresh rate.
But for most gamers, it is better to stick with the higher refresh rate display. You can get up to 32 GB of DDR4 Ram with 2933 Mhz clock speed based on your needs. There is PCI M.2 SSD support up to 1 TB from Dell.
The processor comes with up to 45 Watts TDP and is excellent for heavy workloads and gaming at high settings.
Dell has also launched the G7 powered by the Intel Core i7 10750H with 6 Cores and 12 threads and a boost clock speed of 5.0 Ghz. This variant comes with 16 GB of DDR4 Ram and has the Nvidia RTX 2060 (with 6 GB VRAM).
For connectivity – it offers Bluetooth 5.0, WIFI 6, Gigabit Ethernet port, an HDMI port, three USB 3.2 Gen ports, and a USB Type C port. Two speakers offer crisp audio and come with the Nahimic 3D Audio.
There is 86Whr battery capacity, which is incredible and can easily make it last for hours when not gaming.
Further, there is a spill-resistant keyboard that comes with 4-zone RGB backlighting for a fantastic gaming experience.
The laptop is not very thick – measures 18.3 mm and weighs just 2.1 kg.
The Dell 15 G 7500 Core i7 is priced at INR 1,61,990 and the version with the Core i9 is available for Rs. 2,07,990.
The laptop is available from some offline stores, Dell stores, and even online.
Price for Dell G7 15(7000)
The Dell G7, starting price in the US, is $ 1429 that translates to roughly Rs. 107,800 for India, The top models with higher graphics card options and ram, are more expensive.
In the US, the company has also launched a 17-inch version of the G7 that comes with the Nvidia RTX 2070 Super Max-Q.
Key Specs and Details for the Dell G7 17(7700)
The Dell G7 17 comes with similar design and specs as the G7 15 but has some upgrades.
It can offer Nvidia RTX 2070 Super with up to 8 GB of GDDR6 VRam.
Notably, this GPU is more powerful than the Max-Q version on the 15-inch model.
The Dell G7 17 comes with only up to Intel Core i7-10750H with 6 Cores and 5.0 GHz max clock speed.
Also, since there is more space in the casing, you get slightly better cooling and even can add a second M.2 SSD. Further, Dell is not offering the 4K UHD display option with the 17 Inch Model.
The laptop comes with a 96 Whr battery that is larger than the 15-inch model, and it weighs 2.9 Kg.
Price for Dell G7 17(7700)
The Price for the Dell G7 17(7700) is $1729 for the configuration using Intel Core i7-10750H and RTX 2070 Max-Q along with 16 GB of DDR4 memory and 1 TB SSD. The higher model with Nvidia RTX 2070 Super and 32 GB of Ram can cost $ 2029.
The Dell G3 is affordable and comes with basic configuration to offer gamers a value for money product.
The Dell G3 price starts at $729 in the US and is available for Rs. 77,500 in India for the Intel Core i5 version whereas the Intel Core i7 version is available for Rs. 92,300 or $849.
The new Dell G3 is powered by the latest 10th Generation Intel Core i5-10300H Quad-Core processor that comes with 8MB Cache and has a clock speed of up to 4.5 GHz.
Also, you can choose to buy it with a more powerful Intel Core i7 10750H with 6 Cores and 5.0 GHz clock speed.
Further, there is Nvidia GTX 1650 Ti with 4 gigs of VRAM to take care of graphics and gaming. Also, we have got 8 GB of DDR4 Ram with 2933 MHz clock speed, user expandable to 16 GB.
The Intel Core i7 version comes with 16 GB of Ram and the Ram is expandable on both the variants.
The laptop comes with 256 GB of PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD. Additionally, there is 1 TB HDD (7200 RPM) that is ideal for storing games.
The display size is 15.6-inch FHD(1920×1080) with 250nits of maximum brightness and comes with an Anti-Glare LED-Backlit panel(non-touch) with 120Hz refresh rate.
The G3 comes with a backlit keyboard and also has 802.11ac 1×1 WiFi and Bluetooth support along with an HD WebCam.
The battery life is going to be average as it comes with a 51Whr battery life.
Dell G5 15 (5500)
Dell G5 15 (5500) is powered by the 10th generation Intel Core i7 processor H series Processor. It uses the Intel Core i7 10750H that comes with 6 Cores and 12 Threads with a maximum boost clock speed of 5.0 GHz.
Further, the laptop carries Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Ti graphics card. Notably, it offers 8 GB of DDR4 RAM with a 2933 MHz clock speed.
The laptop is equipped with dual-fan cooling technology that helps in keeping the thermals in check. It offers you a battery capacity of 51 WH.
Further, to minimize stress from your eyes, the device offers users an anti-glare full HD display with 300nits brightness.
Also, it comes with 512 GB of NVMe SSD storage.
You will receive a full size backlit keyboard.
When it comes to connectivity, the Dell G5 15 comes with Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth, Gigabit Ethernet, HDMI Port, and a superfast USB 3.2 Gen 1 port.
Additionally, you will also receive two SuperSpeed USB 2.0 ports along with a USB Type-c port.
The laptop is available in a 15.6-inch display. It is a bit heavy and weighs 2.34 kg.
The Dell G5 15 is available for purchase from Amazon India for a price tag of Rs. 1,21,000.
Dell G5 15 SE (5505)
Dell has recently launched the Dell G5 15 SE that comes with all AMD build. The key highlight of the laptop is the presence of the latest AMD 4000 processor and the Radeon Graphics card.
Powering the laptop is the AMD Ryzen 4600 H series mobile processor with 4.0 GHz clock speed and 6C/12T architecture and it also has a powerful AMD Radeon RX 5600M GPU.
There is 8 GB of DDR4 Ram that comes with 3200 MHz capacity and it is user expandable up to 32 GB.
Dell G5 15 SE offers a 15.6-inch full-HD display. You will get a 120Hz refresh rate and comes with Anti-glare coating.
When it comes to battery, the laptop packs 51 Wh battery.
You can purchase the laptop in a Supernova Silver color with blue accents.
Also, there is 512 GB of NVMe SSD storage.
In terms of connectivity, users will get Bluetooth v5.1, HDMI port, and USB 3.2 Gen 1 port.
The laptop weighs 2.5 kg. It offers Windows 10 operating system.
The price of the laptop starts at Rs 79,990.
The design for the G5 15 SE looks dated and comes with all plastic build which may not be attractive to many buyers.