Attractive laptop within budget
Display and Outfit
The Dell Inspiron 14 3442 (3442P4500iB) sports a 14-inch HD LED backlit TrueLife display which offers a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels and offers greater amount of brightness. It has a thickness of 25.4mm and a weight of 2.0kg and can easily draw attention with its bright blue colour.
CPU and Platform
On the inside, there is a 1.7GHz Intel Pentium dual-core processor belonging to the fourth generation family and based on HM87 Express chipset. Assisting it is a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which runs at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. The integrated Intel HD GPU handles rich games and movies. It sails on 64 bit Ubuntu OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Dell Inspiron 14 3442 (3442P4500iB) is armed with a HD webcam and inbuilt microphone so that you can enjoy high resolution video calls without facing much lag. For storage purposes, there is a standard 500GB SATA hard disk. It also gets a Tray Load DVD RW Drive so that you can transfer data via disks. The stereo speakers powered by Waves MaxxAudio 4 technology provide the ideal ambience for entertainment.
Battery and Connectivity
Keeping the Dell Inspiron 14 3442 (3442P4500iB) juiced up for a fair period of time without any interruption is a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity and networking options loaded in the gadget include two USB 2.0 ports, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, WLAN, digital media reader and Ethernet port.
The Dell Inspiron 14 3442 (3442P4500iB) comes at an easily affordable price and is capable of rendering decent performance only. It saves money by skipping out a good processor and Windows platform. Go for it if you are okay with its blue colour.