Powerful gaming laptop within budget
Display and Configuration
The Dell Inspiron 15 N3542 (W560207TH) features a 15.6-inch HD Active Matrix TFT LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels.
Acting as the brains of the laptop is a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5 processor from the fourth generation and sitting on QM87 Express chipset. It is coupled with a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. It ships with 64 bit Ubuntu OS.
Camera, Memory and Multimedia
The Dell Inspiron 15 N3542 (W560207TH) features a 1MP webcam and digital microphone so that you can enjoy face to face video conversations without any noise. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk. The presence of DVD RW Drive enables you to exchange data via disks.
The NVIDIA GeForce GT 820M graphics processor with discrete 2GB DDR3 memory gives you the liberty to have fun with graphics intensive games and videos. The stereo speakers running on Waves MaxxAudio 4 technology create the ideal ambience for gaming.
Battery and Connectivity
The Dell Inspiron 15 N3542 (W560207TH) stays juiced up with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Moving to the connectivity and networking options, the laptop is loaded with one USB 3.0 slot, WLAN, two USB 2.0 ports, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0, VGA port, Ethernet port and HDMI out.
The Dell Inspiron 15 N3542 (W560207TH) is apt for youngsters who don't want to spend much but are looking to buy a laptop mainly for entertainment purposes. it boasts of a powerful processor and discrete NVIDIA graphics card but comes at a reasonable price, and the reason for that is the absence of Windows.