Dell expands its massive Vostro series of business class notebooks with another amazing edition in the well-executed 1540 variant. Although this notebook is designed primarily for business use, it packs enough multimedia features to keep the entertainment enthusiasts busy. The laptop comes loaded with an Intel Core i3 processor and works on a Linux platform, which is highly indispensable to software developers.
Style and Portability
This Vostro notebook comes with a simple yet elegant look that suits business professionals and college-goers alike with its amazing aesthetic appeal. Featuring an ergonomic design, the laptop allows you to handle it with extreme comfort. The exteriors are graced with an anti-smudge cover that resists fingerprints. Strength and durability are other qualities this notebook possesses and the sturdy main chassis is capable of withstanding rough handling to a considerable extent. The portability is also quite appreciable for a large device as it weighs only 2.36 Kg. You can carry the device in your backpack easily, courtesy of the sleek 376.0 x 260.0 x 34.5 mm dimensions of the device.
Enclosed by a classy bezel, the 15.6 inch screen of the Dell Vostro series laptop proves to be ideal for watching movies and videos as it offers great viewing angles for your convenience. The HD WLED Anti-Glare display treats you with visually appealing images at a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. You can work with great comfort on the luxurious interiors which come with neatly positioned components. The standard keyboard consists of large, well-spaced keys to help you type with greater speed and accuracy. Navigating through web pages is also quite effortless on the spacious touchpad as it offers smooth responsive feedback.
Dell preserves its reputation as a powerhouse performer with this notebook with its brilliant processor configuration. The notebook is powered by an Intel Core i3 370M processor that comes built on an Intel Mobile HM 57 Express chipset. You can perform multiple tasks simultaneously with great speed and efficiency as the processor boasts of a 3 MB cache and an amazing clock speed of 2.4 GHz.
You can expand the 2 GB DDR3 memory of the Vostro 1540 notebook up to 8 GB by means of the two memory slots that are featured here. Storage options are managed by a SATA 320 GB HDD that has an RPM of 5400. The hard disk provides sufficient space to help you store all your movies, music and other personal data. An Intel HD Graphics processor is included here to support high-end gaming. The video card is also capable of stunning display capabilities to give you a better experience.
Multimedia and Connectivity
Entertainment is offered in plenty on this smart business notebook as it comes packed with a variety of multimedia features. The powerful Dell audio speakers deliver great sound which enables you to listen to the subtlest of notes without using a pair of headphones. Experience top notch video chatting using the 1.3 megapixel web camera and Internal mic that come along with the notebook.
Connectivity options include a number of necessary ports and slots that allow you to connect to other external devices. The laptop is equipped with three USB 2.0 ports, a Mic in, a VGA port, a 3-in-1 card reader and an HDMI port that enables you to connect your computer to gaming consoles and large screen monitors. You can connect to the Internet instantly, courtesy of the Integrated 10/100/1000 Ethernet LAN and Standard Dell Wireless LAN. The Bluetooth 3.0 promotes data transfer at high-speeds to other compatible device. A DVD RW optical drive is also included here to complete the rich feature set.
Battery and Other Features
The laptop boasts of an efficient 6 cell battery that is capable of a total backup of up to 3 hours when fully charged. An impeccable design, a rich feature set and a modest price tag make this Vostro laptop an ideal acquisition for office users. The laptop empowers you to perform your daily computing tasks with utmost efficiency.