Compact design, powerful performance

Dell Precision 3560 is a mobile workstation laptop model in the high-end segment. Powered by the speedy Intel Core i7-1185G7 chip along with the powerful NVIDIA Quadro T500 graphics card, it can easily complete any variety of workloads quickly. In addition to the top level of performance, the device also won the hearts of users thanks to being equipped with an IPS screen with brilliant image quality.

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Specifications of Dell Precision 3560

  • CPU: Intel Core i7-1185G7
  • GPUs: NVIDIA Quadro T500
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Memory: 512GB SSD
  • Screen: 15.6-inch, Full HD
  • Size: 9.13 x 4.09 x 0.78 inches
  • Mass: 1.59 kg

Dell Precision 3560

Dell Precision 3560: Design

To minimize the overall weight of the Precision 3560, the manufacturer decided to use plastic to make the outer shell of the machine. Although made of plastic, the machine has a very good build quality and finish, and does not feel cheap to hold in the hand.

The pair of hinges of the machine is designed to be sturdy, helping the screen always stay in a fixed position during use. However, due to the high resistance of the hinges, you will not be able to open the laptop with one hand. The good news is that this monitor is encased in a fairly thin and evenly sized bezel. The machine’s webcam is located on the top edge, supports face detection and users can close the physical lens of this camera when not in use.

Switch to the body position. Here, you will see the keyboard of the laptop. The keyboard is a backlit type, has a full-size size and has a full numeric keypad located next to it. The keyboard’s button travel is at a moderate level, providing a good experience during input.

Underneath the keyboard is a touchpad with a fairly small surface area. This touchpad is not too sensitive and lacks stability, so get a separate mouse if you intend to work with the laptop for a long time.

Along the left edge, you can find two Thunderbolt 4 ports and a Smart Card reader. Next, on the right side is an anti-theft lock slot, RJ-45 port, HDMI 2.0 port, 2 USB Type-A 3.2 ports (Gen 1), headphone jack and 1 microSD card reader slot. And finally, on the back edge, you can find the Precision 3560’s SIM slot.

Dell Precision 3560: Screen

Precision 3560 is equipped with a 15.6-inch IPS screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The screen is divided in a traditional aspect ratio of 16: 9, with a pixel density of 142 ppi. The panel is considered Retina-standard when viewed at a distance of 60 cm. At this distance, the human eye will not be able to see the individual pixels on the screen.

The Precision 3560’s screen has a wide viewing angle, providing uniform and stable color and brightness quality throughout use. The panel has a maximum measured brightness of 330 nits in the middle, and has an average brightness of 310 nits around the screen surface with a deviation of 9%.

The color rendering of this monitor is in the mid-range range, with the ability to cover 55% of the sRGB color gamut in our test.

Dell Precision 3560: Performance

The Precision 3560 was released with processor versions including Core i5-1135G7, Core i5-1145G7, Core i7-1165G7, and Core i7-1185G7. The laptop version we used in the review is equipped with the highest performing chip. Combined with up to 16GB of RAM, the device allows me to smoothly interact with 30 different Chrome tabs at the same time without experiencing any lag.

Using the Cinebench 20 test to check the overall performance level, the Precision 3560 scored 2353. This result is higher than the segment average and ensures it will be able to meet all user needs. use.

Equipped with NVIDIA Quadro T500 series of dedicated graphics cards, the Precision 3560 can well complete all tasks that require high graphics processing performance. Using 3DMark’s Fire Strike test to check the ability to handle graphics, our review machine achieved a result of 3429 points.

In addition to the ability to smoothly handle graphic design applications, users can use the Precision 3560 to play games if they want. During actual use, the device can play CS: GO games with a smooth frame rate of 68 fps.

Dell Precision 3560: Heat dissipation

Precision 3560 has an effective heat dissipation performance, helping to prevent internal components from being overloaded during use. After 15 minutes of HD video streaming, the chassis area was the place with the highest heat, recorded at 37 degrees Celsius. At the center of the keyboard and touchpad had better heat levels, namely 28 and 26 respectively. poison.

Dell Precision 3560: Battery life

We tested the Precision 3560’s battery life with the system power saving setting, while the screen brightness was set to 120 nits. The Precision 3560 is equipped with a 63Wh battery, and lasted 14 hours and 48 minutes in the wifi web surfing test, and has a battery life of 12 hours and 44 minutes in the 1-video loop test condition.

These are two excellent battery life results, and should give you enough time to comfortably work through the day.


Sold in the high-end price segment, the Precision 3560 is an excellent mobile workstation laptop. Possessing a compact design compared to other models of the same price range, users can carry the laptop with them every day easily. And thanks to being equipped with high-performance components, the Precision 3560 can well meet all the different needs of users. The Dell Precision 3560 is a good choice if you’re looking to buy a high-performance workstation laptop, compact design to take to work every day.

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Plus mark

  • Equipped with many connection ports
  • Has a total of 2 M.2 . slots
  • Owning many opening options
  • Long battery life
  • Comfortable keyboard

Minus point

  • High price
  • Display quality is not too impressive

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