Dell Inspiron 15z Impressions – User Friendly Windows 8 Ultrabook

Dell Inspiron range of laptops is best known for its durable bodies and user-friendly functionality. This range includes the laptops which makes a perfect balance between performance, price and build. The latest addition in this line-up is Dell Inspiron 15z Ultrabook. The build quality of the laptop is remarkable with no bend around the chassis.dell inspiron

Dell Inspiron Ultrabook comes with Windows 8 which contributes greatly in its newness. It comes with a touchscreen display as an optional upgrade. Android is taking over the market with its touchscreen Smartphones and Microsoft is trying the same with its range of Windows 8 laptops and Ultrabooksdell inspiron 15z

Dell Inspiron 15z specifications

  • It comes with a 15.6 inch screen with a bright and crisp display. However you might feel it dull if you have used any Full HD laptop earlier.
  • Powered by Windows 8, 64-bit
  • The system is fortified with 3rd Generation Intel Core i3 3217U (Ivy Bridge) with Core i3/i5/i7 choices.
  • Multi-touch technology
  • 4GB RAM and 500 GB Hard Disk. There is an option to add extra RAM and graphics chip.
  • Intel HD 4000 Graphics and Nvidia GT630 GPU gives an incredible gaming experience.
  • Mobile Intel® HM77 Express Chipset
  • Weighing 2160gm and measuring 15.04? x 9.84? x 0.92–0.94 inch in dimensions, this Ultabook is handy enough to carry in a bag pack.
  • Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 4 USB ports.
  • 720p HD webcam with an optical drive
  • It comes with a 6-cell 44 WHr Lithium Ion Battery claiming a backup of six hours.

dellDell Inspiron 15z features

  • Dell Inspiron 15z Ultrabook features Intel Smart Response technologies and Intel Rapid Start.
  • Chic and sleek design with brushed aluminum finish.
  • It runs Windows 8 very well and offers the multitasking in several apps without any lag.
  • It features Ethernet, HDMI and SD car reader, but lacks a VGA port which means you can’t connect it to your monitors or TVs.
  • It boasts a comfortable keyboard with a decent enough gap between each key, but it lacks a numeric keypad.
  • The centrally placed touchpad is responsive enough but could be a bit wider.
  • The Ultrabook is outstandingly smart when powered up from a complete shutdown or even from sleep mode.
  • Features an optical DVD drive and a backlit keyboard.
  • Promises a very smooth performance even with several browser tabs open.
  • The built-in skull candy speakers output a decent amount of volume for listening music or watching a movie.

Price and Availability

Dell Inspiron 15z Ultrabook is available for $899.99.

Conclusion

Dell Inspiron 15z Ultrabook is a solid body laptop. It is a user-friendly Ultrabook fulfilling every basic requirement. The interface, smoother performance, backlit & well spaced keyboard and design are worth its price. Having the touchscreen display as a standard option could have served better for Windows 8 experience. A better battery, more of hard drive storage space and a better resolution were a few expectations here.

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