The Dell Inspiron 15 3542 (W560240Th) is a reasonably priced laptop with the ability to take care of standard business and education oriented computing needs smoothly. It can also handle standard games courtesy the NVIDIA graphics processor. It lacks Windows OS though.
Display and Design
The Dell Inspiron 15 3542 (W560240Th) features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit TrueLife display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is encased in a simply designed black coloured outfit which has a thickness of 25mm and a weight of 2.1kg.
Processor and OS
For driving its processes, the notebook depends on a 1.7GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the fourth generation series. It is paired with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. The NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics processor enables you to have fun with intensive games and videos smoothly. It ships with 64 bit Ubuntu OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Dell Inspiron 15 3542 (W560240Th) comes with a 1MP webcam which can record 720p videos and handle high resolution video calls smoothly. Together with a digital microphone, it makes sure that you donÂt face disturbance due to noise. It accounts for your storage needs with a 500GB SATA hard disk. The SuperMulti DVD RW Drive can be used for transferring data via disks. The stereo speakers running on Waves MaxxAudio 4 technology provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
Packed with a 4 cell Li-ion battery, the Dell Inspiron 15 3542 (W560240Th) claims to provide continuous service for up to 3 hours. Connectivity options include Ethernet port, WLAN, digital media reader, two USB 2.0 ports, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0 and one USB 3.0 slot.