Reasonable laptop with modest features
zDisplay and Outfit
The Dell Vostro 14 3445 (3443C4500iB) carries a 14-inch HD TrueLife LED backlit display which looks quite good with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a simply designed black coloured body which has a thickness of 25.4mm and a weight of 2.0kg.
CPU and Platform
Acting as the brains of the notebook is a 1.5GHz Intel Celeron dual-core 3205U processor. It is coupled with a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. For better management of rich games and videos, there is inbuilt Intel HD GPU. It runs on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Dell Vostro 14 3445 (3443C4500iB) comes with a 1MP webcam which can record HD videos and handle high resolution video calls smoothly. It takes care of the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5,400rpm. It also packs a Tray Load DVD RW Drive which can be used for transferring data via disks. Powered by Waves MaxxAudio 4 software, the stereo speakers create rich multimedia ambience.
Battery and Communication
Packed with a 4 cell Li-ion battery, the Dell Vostro 14 3445 (3443C4500iB) has the ability to run the show without any interruption for a decent period of time. On the connectivity front, it is loaded with options like VGA port, Gigabit Ethernet port, two USB 2.0 ports, WLAN, digital media reader, one USB 3.0 slot, HDMI out and Bluetooth v4.0.
The Dell Vostro 14 3445 (3443C4500iB) is a reasonably priced machine with specs which justify its price tag. It lacks a good processor but carries pretty standard features in other categories.