Dell Inspiron 1420 laptopRating: 8.5/10 Great
Luminous, smooth high_reso screen, lot of features, pretty perform; choice of eight colors
Partly confined touchpad , not for the hardcore game gurusSpecs
: 2GB DDR2,160GB hard drive,2GHz Core 2 Duo T7300, DVD±RW, 14.1-inch TFT; Windows Vista Home Premium
A newest Dell's livelihood consumer laptop , the 5.4 pound Dell Inspiron 1420 signs the mainstream pretty spot in specs,performance and price. To add some model style to Dell Inspiron 1420's silver and black body, Dell presents you choose among eight colors for the notebook's lid. We love the system's 14.1-inch high_resolution [900x1.440] wide_screen LCD, which is luminous, fresh, and smooth.[Test model also came with a builtin Webcamera.] You also get a restful keyboard and a answer but partly confined touchpad with both vertical and horizontal scroll areas.
Connectivity is higher than the norm too, with 802.11b/ g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless, add the usual complement of ports. We even got a credit card size remote that fits into the ExpressCard slot. Dell also presents built in mobile broad-band radios and a high_def
Bluray-drive as upgrade options.Dell Inspiron 1420 offers performance in line with more_costly machines we have tested, thanks to its 2GHz Core2 Duo T7300 CPU, 2GB of 667 MHz RAM [upgradable up to 4GB], and respectable 128MB nVidia GeForce Go 8400 GS graphics gpu. And while Dell Inspiron is no skilled gaming features, its 3D performance is very nice for a standart laptop and will certainly suit casual gamers.This model came with Dell's extended 9 cell battery, which offered a satisfactory 2 hr and 40 min in our DVD stabilization test.