The all purpose laptop
Display and Design
The Dell Inspiron 15 N3521 arrives with a 15.6- inch HD WLED backlit display with a WXGA resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is housed in a 25.3mm thick body having a weight of 2.2kg. The all matte finish on the outfit makes it prevent scratches, dust and fingerprints easily.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, it is equipped with a 1.8GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the 3rd generation series and based on HM77 Express chipset. It is aided by a 4GB DDR3 RAM expandable up to 8GB. For ensuring that the laptop provides rich visual experience while playing high quality games and videos, it is furnished with 1GB AMD Radeon HD 7670M graphics card. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera and Storage
The Dell Inspiron 15 N3521 houses a VGA webcam for video calling purposes. The 500 GB SATA hard disk functioning at 5400 rpm meets the storage demands of the user. A DVD RW Drive with dual layer support is extremely useful for transferring and retrieving files to and from disks.
Battery and Connectivity
Equipped with a 4 cell Li-ion battery, the Dell Inspiron 15 N3521 claims to provide up to 3 hours of service on single charge. To make sure that the user doesn't face any kind of problem and can stay connected to different gadgets and networks, the laptop flaunts features like Ethernet port, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, 3 USB 2.0 slots, VGA port, digital media reader, HDMI out and multi card reader slot.
The Dell Inspiron 15 N3521 is built for those who want a machine that serves all kinds of purposes ranging from simple business tasks to high end gaming. It lacks any USB 3.0 port and a good quality webcam. However, if you can ignore these considering its price, it has got a robust outfit, a decent configuration, a fast optical drive and runs on the latest OS.