Speed: Features Intel® CoreTM i3 380M (2.53GHz/3MB cache) Dual Core Processor. The speed is great.
Storage: Offers ample storage capacity with a 500 GB hard drive. Hard drive speed is 5400 RPM which is normal for laptops.
Memory: 4GB Dual Channel DDR3 SDRAM at 1333MHz. Great for multi-tasking. Will run Windows 7 and most applications without any slowdown. DDR3 offers faster memory speed.
Display: 15.6″ High Definition (720p) LED Display with TrueLife, 1366 x 768 widescreen resolution.
Optical Drive: Comes with 8X CD/DVD±R/RW With DL Support. Can make DVDs upto 8.5 GB in size.
Graphics: Features Intel HD graphics chip built into the processor. This is not a dedicated video card. Can play ordinary games but will not play latest intense 3D games. Shared video memory.
Wireless: Features integrated 802.11 b/g/n adapter. 802.11N offers stronger signal reception. Also has an ethernet port.
Others: Has built in webcam and microphone.
Battery: 6 Cell Lithium ion Battery. Estimated battery life is upto 4 hours.
Overall Rating: Ideal for students and home use. Can be used for business as well. Not suitable for gamers. Look for a price range near $400 – $550.
This laptop is currently on sale in Dell Canada for only $449.99 ($250 off) Offer expires April 15, 2011