The Dell Alienware 14 (ALW14-1250sLV) is a good performer for daily usage. However, the price falls on the higher side as one can easily expect a lot of elements such as more amount of dedicated graphics, more storage, a Full HD display etc. around this budget.
Display and Configuration
The Dell Alienware 14 (ALW14-1250sLV) laptop comes with a 14-inch HD LED backlit display which has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It runs on Windows 7 Home Premium operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture. Inside the laptop, there is a 2GHz Intel Core i5-4200M processor which acts a brain of the system. The processor is aided by an 8GB of DDR4 RAM and a 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M graphics card. The user can increase the RAM capacity up to 8GB for better performance.
Camera and Storage
For image clicking, video calling and shooting, there is a webcam stacked above the display screen. It captures good quality clear videos at 720p HD resolution (max.). The user can enjoy video calling by installing apps such as SKYPE, Jitsi, ooVoo etc. In terms of storage, the Dell Alienware 14 (ALW14-1250sLV) houses a 750GB SATA hard disk which performs the task at a speed of 7,200RPM speed.
Connectivity and Battery
Connectivity options include a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port. The Dell Alienware 14 (ALW14-1250sLV) derives its energy from a Li-ion battery which renders long hours of backup
Body Looks and Input Devices
The laptop is well designed in a silver coloured body with elegant looks. Like other laptops, the Dell Alienware 14 (ALW14-1250sLV) also features input devices namely - a touchpad, a AlienFX illuminated keyboard and a DVD writer.