Built to perform
Display and Design
The all new Dell 14 3442 houses a 14-inch HD LED Backlit Display With True Life and supports a maximum resolution of 1366 x 768 Pixels. The well built display architecture provides the users with an enriching viewing experience with good viewing angles and a wide arrayed colour spectrum. The laptop is crafted in a 25.4 mm thick matte finish outfit. The budget laptop also includes peripherals like - a spill-resistant keyboard, DVD R/W Drive, and a large touchpad. The device also boasts of its heavy-duty hinges.
Processor and OS
The Dell 14 3442 is empowered by a 4th Intel Core i3-4030U processor clocked at a speed of 1.9GHz and coupled with Intel QM87 Express chipset. From surfing the web to watching videos, the processor perform each task with complete precision. To ensure good multitasking and gaming experience the laptop also comes with a 4 GB DDR3 RAM and 2GB NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics processor. The powerful GPU makes the laptop well efficient to handle intense photo or video-editing sessions without slowing down the performance. The Dell 14 3442 sails on 64-bit DOS operating system.
Camera, Storage and Entertainment
The new device from Dell sports a built-in HD Webcam for video calling and capturing good quality photos. The laptop has a good primary storage space. It comes with a 500GB SATA hard disk with a speed of 5400 RPM. The laptop is provided with 2 memory slots and houses a 4GB DDR3 RAM with a speed of 1600 Mhz and can be expanded to a maximum of 8GB. The device houses a next-gen sound architecture. It comes with good quality speakers running on the new Waves MaxxAudio 4 sound technology.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop is fuelled by a 4 Cell Li-Ion battery that delivers a battery life of 3 hours under excessive usage. On the connectivity front the device includes- Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 slot, HDMI Port, VGA Port, Multi Card Slot Reader (3-in-1).
The laptop is a good buy as it is carefully built to provide a decent performance in all the departments. A good processor backed up by a powerful RAM and GPU, takes care of the performance quite efficiently and also features fast connectivity options with sleek design and a good display to catch the eye of the customers.