Dell Vostro 2420 (Core i3 2nd Gen/2GB/500GB/Linux/1GB) is a decent laptop computer for its price. It has a good graphics processor for multimedia games and presentation. It is a great entertainment device for college students and a great companion for office workers since it has high storage capacity to store every necessary data. Linux operating system gives an ideal and secure environment, but you free to upgrade to Windows. Also, installation of software is very simple in Linux than compared with any other operating system which is an added plus for first time laptop users.
Display and Design
Dell Vostro 2420 (Core i3 2nd Gen/2GB/500GB/Linux/1GB) is a 14 inch HD WLED display laptop which comes along with anti-glare coating. The display resolution is almost around 1366 x 768 pixels. The laptop comes with attractive grey color and it weighs almost 2.19kg. The dimension of the laptop is 324 x 244 x 34.7. The laptop comes along with standard keyboard and a touch pad.
Processor and OS
The laptop works on 2nd Generation Intel Core i3 processor. The processor variant is 2328M and it has Intel HM75 Express chipset. The processor speed is almost around 2.2GHz. The laptop comes with a 2GB DDR3 RAM which could be possibly expanded up to 8GB. The RAM speed is 1600MHz. There are 2 DIMM memory slots provided in the machine. The laptop also comes along with 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 620M graphics processor. The laptop runs on Linux operating system which is one of the flexible and easiest operating system to work with.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
In terms of camera, the laptop is provided with 1.0MP camera which ensures good quality video chat. The laptop comes with 500GB of Hard drive storage for storing every essential data. It has enough space for storing both personal and professional data. The laptop is provided with stereo speakers along with HD Audio solution. Also, the 1GB graphics which comes along with the laptop computers ensures that the user can play high resolution games like never before. The DVD RW drive provided in the laptop helps us to transfer and share hard disk data.
Connectivity and Battery
The laptop comes with Bluetooth 4.0, Ethernet LAN, Wireless LAN, Multi card slot etc for the purpose of connectivity. The 6 cell Li-ion battery of the computer gives continuous usage of laptop for up to 3 hours.