Prepare yourselves for another wonderful offering from Dell in the new 2nd Gen laptop that comes with the perfect blend of style and performance. This notebook is loaded with features that are designed to meet the demands of both home and business use. The notebook is powered by an Intel Core i3 processor and proves to be quite a performer for a device that comes at an affordable price. A Windows 7 Home Basic
platform is deployed here to provide you with a user-friendly interface.
Style and Portability
This notebook is attractive in looks, ergonomic in design and brilliant in aesthetics
. The main chassis is reasonably strong and durable despite the fact that it comes with a predominantly plastic build. A smooth rounded profile ensures that you experience great comfort while handling the device. The exteriors sport a brushed metal pattern that has the right amount of gloss. The portability quotient is appreciable for a relatively large device as it weighs a mere 2.3 Kg
, which is a little less when you look at other mid-weight laptops. You can easily carry the device while travelling since it measures only 376.0 x 260.0 x 34.53 mm in dimensions.
The large 15.6 inch screen of the Dell 2nd Gen Ci3 laptop is well protected by the bezel and gives you great angles while viewing movies. The HD WLED Display with TrueLife treats you visually with sharp and stunning images at a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. Open the lid of the notebook to immerse yourself in the sheer beauty of the ultra-posh interior panel that comes with neatly positioned components. The standard keyboard has flat-topped, well-spaced keys to help you type with better speed and accuracy. Navigating through pages using the touchpad is extremely smooth and hassle-free, which saves you the trouble of connecting a mouse.
The laptop is a powerhouse when it comes to performance as it has a brilliant processor configuration. The notebook is loaded with a 2nd Generation Intel Core i3 2350M processor
which comes built on an Intel HM67 Express chipset. You can easily perform multiple tasks without facing any problems in terms of processing speeds because the processor boasts of a 3 MB cache
and an impressive clock speed of 2.30 GHz.
The 2 GB DDR3 memory of this Dell 2nd Gen laptop is more than adequate for basic and complex tasks alike. A single memory slot is available here to house the system memory of the device. Storage capabilities are managed by a 500 GB HDD that comes with an RPM of 5400. You can preserve all your valuable data without any fuss as the hard disk offers plenty of storage space. High-end gaming is possible here since the laptop includes an Intel HD Graphics 3000 graphic processor that allows you to indulge in a great variety of games. The video card also helps enhance the picture quality while watching movies.
Multimedia and Connectivity
This laptop is a rich source of fun and entertainment since it boasts of many multimedia features that will keep you in a light mood even when you are on the move. The powerful Dell audio speakers
deliver great sound clarity to give you a memorable listening experience. An integrated 0.3 megapixel web camera
is tagged here to help you connect with your buddies through high quality video chatting.
Connectivity options are found in abundance on this high-performance laptop. There are various ports and slots available to help you connect to other devices. These include three USB 2.0 ports, a Mic in, a VGA port and a 3-in-1 card reader. An HDMI port is featured here to enable you to connect your computer to gaming consoles and HD television sets.
You can perform tasks such as CD playback, disc copying and more using the DVD RW optical drive. Connecting to the Internet is smooth and instant, courtesy of the Ethernet LAN and Standard Dell Wireless LAN that come along with this device. The notebook also allows you to share data at high-speed with other wireless devices by means of the Bluetooth 3.0.
Battery and Other Features
This notebook is a perfect travel mate since it has a 6 cell battery that enables you to work for a fair amount of time when you are away from a power outlet. Dell continues its good work with the new 2nd gen variant that is precisely engineered to satisfy users of all kinds with its amazing design, sufficient feature set and fair pricing.