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DELL Chromebook 11 2955u

DELL Chromebook 11 2955u 4GB 16GB SSD 11.6" Laptop

4GB 16GB SSD 11.6" Apr 2015
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Fast: Chromebook 11 is easy to use, boots in seconds and comes with your favorite Google apps.Secure: Built in multiple layers of security to help keep users safe from viruses and malware. In... More
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Nice Design

Six DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owners who purchased the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u considered that it was good looking. Two years ago Grahame Reynolds gave this laptop a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “It's pretty quick too”. Grahame Reynolds also said “For our needs it's pretty perfect”. James mentioned on Amazon “This is a beautifully made little laptop -- the build quality is superb” in his review.

Several customers concluded that it was a good design. K. Rowbory gave this laptop a rating of 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon “It's the 2014 model, which has a different design”. Three years ago Ykw scored the product very highly and wrote on Amazon “See what is the inside the product you will agree with me when I say this Dell is design to last” in their review.

Several DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was smooth. K. Rowbory said “It has a kind of matte texture to it which prevents smooth use and scrolling”. Two years ago Thecadster mentioned “It boots in 3 seconds! Beautifully quick and smooth in scrolling etc”.

One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owner who purchased it considered that it was neat. Three years ago Foxy9212 wrote in their review of the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u “On opening the packaging I was pleasantly surprised to find a neat, solid, well built device with a good weight to it without being in the least heavy”.

One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owner who reviewed the product concluded that it was well designed. Mr. J. N. Spratley mentioned three years ago “Oh and the charger is very well designed” .

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Good Connectivity

Several DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers said in their reviews that the product was wifi compatible. Foxy9212 wrote in their review on Amazon “A full 50MB from the Dell so it's good to know I am getting what I pay for, at least from one device and that the Dell's WiFi is excellent”. Georgina mentioned in her review “If you are on the internet 24/7, with good wifi access and with no need to store huge data on an internal hard drive, I would definitely recommend” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Sam Sykes rated it 5 stars and he wrote three years ago “The battery life, unusually for laptops, is exactly as described, if not better - I hit 9-10 hours consistently when using WiFi and medium-high screen brightness”.

One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owner wrote in their reviews that it had email functionality. Grahame Reynolds wrote in their review on Amazon “Smartphones so she wanted a "real" keyboard for sending email and surfing when we travel”.

One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was able to connect to the internet. Henry gave the product an excellent rating and he wrote on Amazon “Instant start-up, Internet and e-mails at half the cost of conventional laptops” in his review of this laptop.

One person who reviewed the product thought it was good in terms of HDMI connections. One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owner who reviewed it wrote that it was good in terms of USB connections. R. Gardner said “Has 2 USB 3 slots and a SD card reader” and gave it an excellent rating.

One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewer who reviewed this laptop reckoned that it was good in terms of connectivity. Three years ago Sam Sykes said “NEF imaging support) will provide a host of solid connectivity options alongside the existing Chromecast extension”.

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Good Size

Some DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers reckoned that this laptop was lightweight. Two years ago Charlie C. rated the product as very good and he wrote in his DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review “It's a perfect size for portability and is so lightweight, you can take it anywhere”. Isaac Abraham gave the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u a rating of 4 stars and he said in his review “Clear screen, responsive keyboard + track-pad in a lightweight package”. Mcj243 said “Awesome product! Super quick to load, lightweight, great for browsing the web” in their review of this laptop.

Several DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owners reckoned that this laptop was a good weight. Jade wrote in her review of the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u “Quick, light weight and great battery” . Mr. J. N. Spratley wrote on Amazon “It doesn't creak or groan when you pick it up, has a certain weight to it”. Tripplehelix mentioned two years ago “Very light weight, powerful enough to run a large number of tabs or apps at the same time”.

A few people who purchased the product reckoned that it was good structurally. One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewer said in their reviews that it was heavy and bulky.

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Good Product Quality

A number of customers reckoned that it was good quality. Two years ago Conor999 wrote “Great quality laptop” and scored the product very highly. Corey said “You tube quality is brilliant and it also reads my external hard drive, so films, music” and gave it a very good review. Hallyboy wrote in their DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review “With Dell’s reported better build quality” .

Easy to Use

Some customers wrote that it was easy to use. Three years ago David Sainsbury said in his review of the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u on Amazon “Fast, simple to use and offers all round good quality construction” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Diana Armstrong mentioned on Amazon in the same month “It was mainly designed to use with it”. Elizabeth Noyes said in her review on Amazon “Really light weight and easy to use”.

A number of customers who reviewed the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Foxy9212 wrote in their review three years ago “Restoring the OS to its original settings is, apparently, very simple to do should this ever become necessary” and gave it a very good review. In the same month John Ryan said on Amazon “ In fact if you have a modern smartphone, just click “Settings —> Personal Hotspot”” in his review.

One customer who reviewed the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u concluded that it had a good experience. One person mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good interface.

One DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owner who reviewed this laptop considered that it was easy to setup. Rob Morphet said on Amazon “Easy to set up, cracking battery life” and scored it 5 stars.

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Good Battery Life

A few DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers wrote that it had a good battery life. A.brown wrote “Battery life is also phenomenal, I never have to worry about it running out in a long study session”. Three years ago Buckley mentioned “5) Genuine 9 hour battery life” in their review of this laptop. Buckley also said “There are a number of new Chromebooks on the way with K1 Tegra chips and even better battery life, screens”.

Acceptable Noise Level

Four customers considered that the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u was noisy. Buckley mentioned three years ago “3) Good speakers, loud and punchy for a laptop of this size” in their DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review and gave the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u a rating of 4 stars. Jorge wrote “The speakers are loud and better than previous laptops I've owned”. Tripplehelix scored the product very highly and mentioned in their review of the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u on Amazon “If you take into the fact that it's price is low and the speakers are loud these don't cause much of an issue”.

A number of DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers who purchased the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u mentioned that it was quiet. Foxy9212 said in their review of this laptop on Amazon “Is so quiet I hardly notice it” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Frank J. Ivins said on Amazon “Noisy fan in a quiet room, terrible screen The screen ruins it for me” in his review of this laptop but despite that he gave the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u a rating of 3 stars. James said “The only disadvantage is that there are fans, which are audible in a quiet environment” in his DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review.

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Reasonably Priced

A number of customers wrote that the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u was good value for money. Three years ago Buckley said in their DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review on Amazon “7) Great price”. Buckley also said “For now I think this laptop is great value for money, once you take the time to get your head round the OS”. Charlie C. said on Amazon “Premium with a great price tag” in his review of this laptop and scored the product 5 stars.

Some DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers concluded that the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u was cheap. Foxy9212 scored it very highly and said in their review of this laptop three years ago “The screen, although not as vibrant as my rather expensive laptop, is very good as are the viewing angles”. John Ryan rated it 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “I was looking for an inexpensive laptop for my daughter to surf the web, when I came across the “Chromebook” -”. John Ryan also wrote “Store the notes securely before uploading to the web * Anyone on a budget who wants a simple PC experience.”.

A few DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers considered that the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u was a bargain for the price. Beech33 said three years ago “The best chromebook you can buy at the moment! Its light, fast, cheap as chips” and scored it very highly. Foxy9212 mentioned in their DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review on Amazon “The keyboards 'cheap' and clacky”.

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Robust

Eighteen people wrote that the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u was well made. Buckley rated it 4 stars and mentioned “2) Great build quality, utilitarian and well made” in their review of this laptop. Daniel Oliver mentioned on Amazon “I am really impressed by this chromebook the build quality is amazing”. Two years ago David Noble wrote in his review of this laptop “Pros - The build quality is the best of any laptop I've owned”.

Several DELL Chromebook 11 2955u reviewers said in their reviews that the product was strong and durable. Three years ago Falling Sands mentioned in their review of the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u “There is something reassuring about the robust construction of the Dell, which is combined with a truly awesome battery life”. K. Rowbory mentioned in their DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review on Amazon “This model is sturdy enough.”. Leo Massey-Dickson scored the product very highly and he mentioned on Amazon “This is a great quality product! Amazing battery life and is a good robust build, so carrying it about to college while on the bike is no issue” in his DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review.

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Best Seller

The Chromebook 11 2955u is one the most popular notebook PC currently available.

Large Storage Capacity

Several DELL Chromebook 11 2955u owners thought this laptop had good storage. Three years ago Foxy9212 said on Amazon “When buying the Dell I received 100GB free Drive storage, for two years, in addition to the already free 15GB”. Hallyboy said “I went for RAM over storage (you can easily increase storage)” and scored the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u very highly. Sam Sykes mentioned “The Chromebook comes with two years free 100GB storage through Google Drive, which is flawlessly integrated into the system”.

Good Technical Features

One person said in their reviews that the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u had good features. A.brown rated it 5 stars and mentioned “That is the whole nature of a Chromebook and the features like photoshop or good audio recording software are only rarely missed”.

Good Support

One person who reviewed this laptop said that it had good technical guidance. Hallyboy mentioned on Amazon “A short Quick Start Guide” in their DELL Chromebook 11 2955u review.

DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

We checked 4,167 user and expert reviews for DELL laptops and found that on average DELL has good reviews. We also found that DELL has good reviews specifically for its portable PCs.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other laptops of this age and spec, the Chromebook 11 2955u has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The DELL Chromebook 11 2955u has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Chromebook 11 2955u also have a front camera.

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SSD Storage Media

The Chromebook 11 2955u has an SSD storage media which is better than the HDD storage media found on most laptops that have been available for around the same time as it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebook 11 2955u.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Very Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

Portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year have battery capacity (Watt hours)s of between 30Wh and 51Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 41Wh. At 51 watt-hours, the Chromebook 11 2955u has a very big battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Chromebook 11 2955u.

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8 Reasons Against

Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The DELL Chromebook 11 2955u has a fairly small total storage capacity (only 16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Chromebook 11 2955u. Across all the notebook PCs of this age and type the total storage capacitys range from 16GB to 1TB.

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Very Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Chromebook 11 2955u is 14". The Chromebook 11 2955u has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 11.6 inches) amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The DELL Chromebook 11 2955u does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other portable PCs that came out more than a year ago also do not have a touchscreen.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 13GB, and the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 4GB to 16GB. The Chromebook 11 2955u has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit)s (only 4 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Only 16 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

Most similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebook 11 2955u have between 16 and 255 solid-state drive capacitys, including the Chromebook 11 2955u which has 16 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Chromebook 11 2955u is 4GB and the biggest is 16GB. The Chromebook 11 2955u has a fairly small maximum internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Chromebook 11 2955u.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

The DELL Chromebook 11 2955u is a three number of battery cells laptop.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u

Released Over a Year Ago

This DELL portable PC was released over a year ago.

Average Battery Life (max)

The DELL Chromebook 11 2955u has a relatively typical battery life (max) (10 hours) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Chromebook 11 2955u.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Chromebook 11 2955u.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

User Reviews

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 by Krzysztof
(Verified Purchase)

I bougt this lovely notebook year ago and its realy good.recomended for everyone who looking for long lasting battery device for basics usage...

(Verified Purchase)

Had this for a couple of years now and it's still going strong. The battery lasts incredible well (8hrs easily), it's really portable and the performance is excellent. Downsides: Fans can be a bit... Read more…

Reviewed 22 June 2016 by Terryshead
(Verified Purchase)

My granddaughter loves it...

(Verified Purchase)

My daughter has only had this for a few months and it is already falling apart and doesn't work at all without the lead. Given that it is supposedly under warranty, that should be fine but don't... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Touchpad is a bit rough and the device has surprisingly loud fan. Replaced with an Acer C720p which has a great track pad, is almost silent under all conditions, and has a touchscreen too for the... Read more…

Reviewed 9 February 2016 by Mad Hatter
(Verified Purchase)

Bought for son for school - loves it...

(Verified Purchase)

If you need a laptop for the soul purpose of web browsing then this is for you! If you are looking for something that will operate like a windows or apple laptop this is not for you! It performs... Read more…

Reviewed 24 January 2016 by Ginny
(Verified Purchase)

Love my laptop its so simple to use n has a web can...

Reviewed 14 January 2016 by Claire Elizabeth Mithell
(Verified Purchase)

Lovely computer with every thing I need, however it is very difficult to use the mouse pad.

Reviewed 31 December 2015 by NuancedInsight
(Verified Purchase)

Have owned this device for the best part of a year, and it has taken that long to form a clear enough view of it to write a review. Let me say upfront - it's a great machine, and at the moment I... Read more…

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