Dell manages to come up with the perfect combination of features to deliver a high-performance laptop that goes a little easy on your wallet. The Inspiron 15R notebook is engineered with deadly precision to meet your requirements, be it personal, business or entertainment. Featuring a powerful Intel Core i5 processor, the laptop works on Windows 7 Home Basic
, a user-friendly operating system that suits beginners and professionals alike.
Style and Portability
Solid, sleek, and clad largely in plastic, the best thing the notebook has going for it is its ultra-chic design that will take your breath away. The brushed metal pattern
on the exteriors has become a trademark of Dell now and is extremely pleasing to the eye. For a mid-weight laptop, the Inspiron notebook is quite portable as it weighs very little. The durable main chassis
is capable of withstanding the stress of daily use. You can easily slip the device into your backpack while travelling as it measures only 377.9 x 37.6 x 244.9 mm in dimensions.
The bezel safely protects the 15.6 inch screen of the Dell Inspiron 15R Series notebook from any external pressure. Get ready for a whole different level of visual reality on the HD WLED Display with TrueLife as it offers sharp and bright images at a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. The interiors are crisp and provide extreme comfort while working as it comes with neatly placed components. Enjoy smooth and error-free typing on the standard keyboard of this notebook as it consists of large, well-spaced keys. The touchpad is spacious and highly responsive to help you navigate through web pages more efficiently.
Dell stands true to its reputation as a reliable performer as this notebook comes loaded with a 2nd Generation Intel Core i5 2450M processor
which is built on an Intel HM65 Express chipset. The processor includes a 3 MB cache
to boost the multitasking capabilities of the laptop. You can perform even complex tasks with no trouble, thanks largely to the 2.5 GHz clock speed of the processor.
The 4 GB DDR3 memory of the Inspiron 15R 2nd Gen laptop is expandable up to 8 GB by means of the two memory slots available here. Storage options include a SATA 500 GB HDD which comes with an RPM of 5400. The hard disk provides sufficient space to help you store all your important data. Enjoy unlimited gaming using the NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M graphic processor that comes along with the laptop. The graphic processor supports a wide range of games and also includes a 1 GB DDR3 dedicated graphics memory to give you crisp images and videos while watching movies.
Multimedia and Connectivity
Fun is offered in plenty here as the laptop comes with a great combination of multimedia features to keep you entertained on the go. The powerful speakers feature SRS Premium sound
, which allows you to listen to the subtlest of notes without using a pair of headphones. Always stay in touch with your friends through high quality video chatting using the 1.3 megapixel web camera
of this notebook.
The notebook is equipped with various ports and slots to help you access other external hardware. These include three USB ports, a Mic in, a VGA port and a 7-in-1 card reader. You can also connect your device to large screen monitors and gaming consoles using the HDMI port. The DVD RW optical drive can be used for both playback and storage.
Internet connectivity on the Inspiron 15R notebook is amazingly swift and hassle-free, thanks largely to the Integrated 10/100 Ethernet LAN and Intel Centrino N 1000 Wireless LAN. You can stay a step ahead of the others even when you are on the move. The Bluetooth 2.1 feature enables efficient data transfer to other compatible devices.
Battery and Other Features
The laptop comes packed with a 6 cell battery that boasts of a total backup of up to 4 hours when fully charged. Securing your personal data should be the least of your worries as the notebook has Face Recognition, a highly reliable security software. On the whole, the latest edition of the Inspiron 15R series can be classified as an attractively priced consumer laptop which comes with a welcome set of features and design options.