Performance over beauty
Display and Design
The Dell Inspiron 14R 5437 flaunts a 14-inch HD LED backlit TrueLife display which looks glossy and poses a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The touch enabled display acts as the perfect platform for you to access apps, zoom pictures and browse the internet with your fingertips. It is encased in a 32.9mm thick silver colored outfit which has a weight of 2.3kg and looks a bit bulky for a 14-inch device.
Processor and OS
Doing the duty under the hood is a mighty 1.6GHz 4th generation Intel Core i5 processor based on QS76 Express chipset and working in combination with a typical 4GB DDR3 RAM. You can of course expand the RAMÂs capacity up to 8GB via 2 unused memory slots.
The 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M graphics card gives the muscles for having a great time while playing demanding games and watching HD movies. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS bringing a host of new apps and acting as the perfect interface for a touch enabled device.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Dell Inspiron 14R 5437 carries a 1MP webcam for high resolution video calls and a 500GB Serial-ATA hard disk for storage purposes. The tray load DVD RW Drive gives you the liberty to retrieve all kinds of files at ease. Powered by Waves MaxxAudio v4.0, the stereo speakers put up a good show.
Battery and Connectivity
The Dell Inspiron 14R 5437 is packed with a 6 cell Li-ion battery ensuring a battery backup of up to 3 hours. Connectivity features include Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, 2 USB 3.0 slots, 1 USB 2.0 port, HDMI out, digital media reader and VGA port.
The Dell Inspiron 14R 5437 has been built for people for whom performance is the ultimate criteria and can do away even with dull looks. It is good for simple business computing needs but scores well in terms of gaming efficiency. It allows you to access the latest apps with the help of mere touches thanks to the Windows 8.1 OS.