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Based on 4,137 expert and user reviews, DELL has good reviews for its portable PCs. However, DELL has unexceptional reviews for its ultrabooks.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution of the Inspiron 14 7000 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most common display resolution.
This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution amongst all laptops of this spec and age.
Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
The Inspiron 14 7000 has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of this type and age. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7 processor family, whereas most portable PCs of this age and spec have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 14 7000 the worst processor family is Intel Core i3-2xxx and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Inspiron 14 7000, the Inspiron 14 7000 has a front camera.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Inspiron 14 7000's internal memory is one of the biggest amongst ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 14 7000. The average internal memory of ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago is 5.8GB.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Inspiron 14 7000 has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Inspiron 14 7000 do not have a touch sensitive screen.
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Quite Big Processor Cache
The processor cache of the DELL Inspiron 14 7000 of 4 megabytes is one of the biggest amongst portable PCs of this type and age. Ultrabooks that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 14 7000 have processor caches of between 1MB and 6MB, and the average processor cache is 3.3MB.
Very Big Battery Capacity
With a battery capacity of 58 watt-hours, the DELL Inspiron 14 7000 has one of the biggest battery capacities amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. Ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the Inspiron 14 7000 have battery capacities of between 23Wh and 70Wh.
1.4 HDMI Version
This laptop has a 1.4a HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.
802.11a WiFi Standard
This portable PC has 802.11a, 802.11g and 802.11n WiFi standards, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.
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Only 133MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
This notebook PC supports 1333 and 1600MHz processor memory clock speeds, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Inspiron 14 7000's on-board graphics adapter base frequency is one of the slowest amongst ultrabooks that came out more than two years ago. Notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The DELL Inspiron 14 7000 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Inspiron 14 7000 also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 16 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 14 7000 has one of the smallest maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst ultrabooks of this age. The smallest maximum internal memory supported by processor of ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 14 7000 is 8GB and the biggest is 32GB.
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At 2 kilograms, the DELL Inspiron 14 7000 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 14 7000. Across all the laptops of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 14 7000 the weights range from 870g to 2.6kg, and the average weight is 1.6kg.
Notebook PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Acer Aspire V5-572G (2kg).
Very Slow Hard Drive Speed
Notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have hard drive speeds of between 5,400 RPM and 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 6,200 RPM. At only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the DELL Inspiron 14 7000 has a quite slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 14 7000.
5 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 14 7000
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when DELL released the Inspiron 14 7000.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the Inspiron 14 7000 has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 14 7000.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 14 inches, the DELL Inspiron 14 7000 has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
At 1.8 gigahertz, the Inspiron 14 7000 has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.
Notebook PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth looking at include the Gigabyte U2442F (1.9GHz) which also has a higher Rating.
HDD Storage Medium
The Inspiron 14 7000 has a better storage medium than most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, whereas most portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an SSD storage medium. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
450, 745, I7-4500U
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
133, 1333, 333, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4400
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Front Camera Resolution
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
USB 3.0 Port
SATA III Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium, Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Quick Start Guide
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel Quick Sync Video