Dell I14R-1296LPK Review
Dell I14R-1296LPK is a 14 inch notebook powered by the Intel Core™ i3-380M – a dual core processor clocked at 2.53 GHz. The suffix PK in the part number Dell I14R-1296LPK denotes the pink color, and is possibly targeted for the fairer gender. Dell also has the Blue color notebook Dell I14R-1296PBL, which has exactly the same price and the feature but with different color.
Dell I14R-1296LPK comes with 4 GB of DDR3 RAM and 500 GB of hard Disk. Its most notable feature is the high battery life, which at 5+ hours is decent, if you need notebook that can last long without a power plug.
Dell I14R-1296LPK is available at Best buy for $599 and could be a good choice as a gift for your girl friend on a Valentine day. Its 14 inch Display has bright display as its lacklight is lit by LED. The display has a resolution of 1366 x 768. Even with small 14 inch size the notebook comes with a DVD writer that is useful, if you want to install any software that comes on DVD.
Even with the low cost, the notebook comes with Integrated 1.3 MP webcam and has most of the features that you expect in an entry level notebook. It has 2 USB sockets, a 7 in one digital media reader ( useful to transfer photos from your digital camera). The wired and the wireless networking features are good, though, they come with every notebook, that come today. Additionally the Dell I14R-1296LPK comes with 4G WiMAX conectivity option ( plan required). The WiMAX make high speed data connection available while you are on the move.
On the down side Dell I14R-1296LPK does not not has a powerful graphics capability – at least not good enough to play modern games in their mid or high resolution. It graphics is driven by the Intel HD graphics, which is embedded graphics in the Intel core i3 processor.