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DELL Inspiron 13 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 13.3" Laptop

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Two Powerful Devices. One Elegant Design.The new Inspiron 13 7000 Series 2-in-1 combines the powerful performance of a premium laptop and the versatility of a 13.3" tablet with built-in stylus.... More
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Dell Inspiron 13 7000 Review
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22 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both concluded that they would endorse this 2 in 1 laptop. This DELL laptop received a "Recommended" award from both Hardnsoft.ru and Alphr.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this notebook PC is 75% based on fifteen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and Laptopmag.com.

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 173 user reviews this notebook PC has an overall user rating of 82%.

Nice Design

A number of people thought the product was a good design. Expert review site Asia.cnet.com scored it 4 stars and wrote in their review of this laptop nine years ago “Power-efficient thin-and-light with a decent design”. Six years ago Computeractive.co.uk mentioned in their review of this laptop “The compact chassis and lightweight design impressed.” and scored the DELL Inspiron 13 4 stars. Asiaone.com wrote “Attractive design” in their DELL Inspiron 13 review.

Reasonably Priced

A few DELL Inspiron 13 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this laptop was good value for money. Expert website About.com said in their review of the DELL Inspiron 13 “It offers a very strong value for those looking at a basic, low cost and highly portable laptop” but even so they gave the DELL Inspiron 13 a rating of 3 stars. Asiaone.com said “Good value for money”. Asiaone.com also wrote “Great price”.

Some customers who reviewed it thought it was cheap. Expert review site Cnet.com.au scored the product 4 stars and wrote “Inexpensive notebooks have the habit of looking, if we're going to be blunt”. Cnet.com.au also mentioned “Dell's inexpensive Core i3 Inspiron isn't incredibly inspiring.”.

A number of DELL Inspiron 13 reviewers who reviewed the DELL Inspiron 13 said that it was a bargain for the price. Expert review site Cnet.com.au said in their review of the DELL Inspiron 13 “A little on the cheap side” . Asiaone.com wrote “Palm rest plastics look cheap and easily pick up skin oils” in their review.

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Robust

A number of people who reviewed the DELL Inspiron 13 agreed that it was well made. Barry2012 rated it 4 stars and wrote on Amazon “Build quality seems good which is presumably why it is quite heavy”. Zerbz wrote “Well engineered” in their review of this laptop. Zerbz also said “Overall I can tell the components are high quality and IMO built to last (unlike some HP laptops”.

Good Product Quality

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that this laptop was good quality. Zerbz mentioned on Amazon “Speakers are very good quality (better than branded integrated such as Kadron, Olufsen et al” in their review. Asiaone.com wrote eight years ago “Solid build quality”.

Good Battery Life

Some DELL Inspiron 13 owners who reviewed this laptop agreed that it had a good battery life. Eight years ago expert website About.com wrote in their DELL Inspiron 13 review “It offers a good battery life for a system of its size with d”. Asiaone.com mentioned “Strong Battery Life” in their DELL Inspiron 13 review.

Easy to Use

One customer thought this laptop was easy to use. Seven years ago Expertreviews.co.uk said “Is the first we've seen from the computing giant to use an AMD low voltage processor rather than an Intel chip”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One person wrote in their reviews that it was noisy. Marcin mentioned “I was prepared for that) - When unplugging power there is quite loud static noise from speakers for about 2 seconds if you play music/sound” in their review of the DELL Inspiron 13.

Good Connectivity

One DELL Inspiron 13 reviewer who reviewed the product concluded that it was good in terms of USB connections. Asiaone.com said in their review of the DELL Inspiron 13 “Only Has Two USB Ports”.

Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 13 the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 16GB. At 16 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 13 has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released one year ago.

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Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

Most 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than a year ago have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the DELL Inspiron 13 which has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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DELL Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

DELL has good average reviews for its 2 in 1 laptops as well as across its entire notebook PC range compared to other brands.

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Quite Fast Processor Frequency

The slowest processor frequency of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Inspiron 13 is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 2.6GHz. With a processor frequency of 2.2 gigahertz, the Inspiron 13 has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

There are a number of alternative 2.2GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Aspire R7[pl_2738283_price], or the Aspire R7[pl_2756247_price] both from Acer or the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga[plb_2749654_price].

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than a year which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Inspiron 13 has a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other portable PCs with a full-size keyboard to this portable PC and we think the Aspire R7[pl_2738283_price], and the Aspire R7[pl_2756247_price] both from Acer or the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396802_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age, the Inspiron 13 has a front camera.

Other laptops with a front camera currently available that you might want to look at include the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396802_price], or the Asus T100TA[plb_2982195_price] which has better reviews.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than a year ago.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Inspiron 13 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 13. The total storage capacitys of 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 13 range from 32GB to 1.1TB.

Portable PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might be worth looking at include the Lenovo Flex 15[plb_2899541_price] (1TB) which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Touchscreen

Like most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 13, the DELL Inspiron 13 has a touchscreen.

We compared all the other portable PCs with a touchscreen to this laptop and we think the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396802_price], and the Asus T100TA[plb_2982195_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Fairly High Speaker Power

With an speaker power of 2 Watts, the DELL Inspiron 13 has one of the higher speaker powers amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. Across all the 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Inspiron 13 the speaker powers range from 0.64W to 8W, and the average speaker power is 1.6W.

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Silver EPEAT Compliance

This notebook PC has a Silver EPEAT compliance, which is the most frequently found EPEAT compliance on portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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6 Reasons Against

Not Good in Terms of Size

A few people wrote in their reviews that the product was not heavy and bulky. Expert review site Digitalone.com.sg said in their review of this laptop “The industry calls such hybrid devices a 2-in-1, though I believe consumers are mostly using them, especially a heavier 13-inch model like the Dell, as notebooks”. Asiaone.com mentioned in their review of the DELL Inspiron 13 “Relatively Heavy for 13.3inch Laptop”. Asiaone.com also wrote “Heavy for a thinandlight”.

One DELL Inspiron 13 owner who reviewed the DELL Inspiron 13 concluded that it was not compact. Expert website Computeractive.co.uk mentioned “Their slow performance and miniature keyboards can be frustrating” in their DELL Inspiron 13 review.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The Inspiron 13 has a better storage medium than most notebook PCs of this type and age. This DELL portable PC has an HDD storage media, whereas most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an SSD storage media. 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.

This portable PC's storage medium (HDD) is actually the worst storage medium across all 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 13.

An SSD storage media is the best storage medium across similar types of portable PC.

Other laptops that have an HDD storage media currently available which you might also want to consider include the Lenovo Flex 15[plb_2899541_price], or the Asus T100TA[plb_2982195_price] which has better reviews.

If the storage medium of this 2 in 1 laptop is too bad for you then you might want to consider the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396802_price] (SSD and higher rated), the Acer Aspire R7[plb_2738283_price] (SSD and higher rated), or the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga[plb_2749654_price] (SSD and higher rated).

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

Most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than a year have between two and seven number of battery cellss, including the Inspiron 13 which has three number of battery cellss.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

At only 0.92 megapixels, the DELL Inspiron 13 has a fairly low front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than a year. Across all the 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 13 the front camera resolution (numeric)s range from 0.3MP to 8MP.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

Most laptops of a similar age and type to the Inspiron 13 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Inspiron 13 which has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The Inspiron 13 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than most portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it. Most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it have an 802.11g wi-Fi standards. 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than a year ago wi-Fi standardss range from IEEE 802.11a (worst) to 802.11n (best).

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5 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 13

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when DELL released the Inspiron 13.

Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Inspiron 13 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Inspiron 13.

Other 4GB internal memory laptops currently available which you might want to consider include the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396802_price] which has better reviews.

If this 2 in 1 laptop internal memory is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Sony VAIO Duo 11[plb_2933710_price] (8GB and higher rated).

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The Inspiron 13 has a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Weight

At 1.7 kilograms, the DELL Inspiron 13 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other laptops that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 13.3 inches, the Inspiron 13 has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than a year.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 13.3" laptops currently available including the Aspire R7[pl_2738283_price], or the Aspire R7[pl_2756247_price] both from Acer or the DELL Latitude 13 7350[plb_2830299_price] which has better reviews.

Laptops with a bigger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the Lenovo Flex 15[plb_2899541_price] (15.6") which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

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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
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
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Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
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Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
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Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
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Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
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Quick Start Guide
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Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

9 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(71)
21 November 2016

The Dell Inspiron family of laptops are designed for the home or home office. As such, they offer a variety of designs in three different series ? the Inspiron 7000 Series , the Inspiron 5000... Read more…

30 June 2016

The Dell Inspiron 13 7000 offers a 1080p display, an SSD and strong performance for under $750, but makes some compromises to achieve that price...

5 June 2016

Preview: The Inspiron 13 5000 is another rock solid hybrid laptop from Dell. We go hands on at Computex. Dell has been making Inspiron 2-in-1 laptops for several years, and they're often... Read more…

20 November 2015

The Dell Inspiron 13 is a laptop that can transform into a tablet. The industry calls such hybrid devices a 2-in-1, though I believe consumers are mostly using them, especially a heavier 13-inch... Read more…

Listen really closely, and you can hear the cries of Windows laptop users.Windows 10 is truly great, but it doesn't put an end to the affliction caused by inferior screens, carpal-tunnel-inducing... Read more…

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User Reviews

(818)
Reviewed 1 August 2015 by Mjkaramali
Mjkaramali would recommend the Dell Inspiron 13 7352 Special Edition 2-in-1

This device is excellent. I have had many laptops in my days but this one really outshines the rest. The quality of the laptop is fantastic and feels very premium, somewhat like the XPS line from... Read more…

Reviewed 3 August 2015 by BlazeAndroid
BlazeAndroid would recommend the Dell Inspiron 13 7352 Special Edition 2-in-1

I've been researching machines from Toshiba, Dell, Lenovo and HP. My minimum requirements have been 13-15.6" display, decent battery life, 2 in 1 functionality, 8 GB of RAM (min) and either an i5... Read more…

Reviewed 10 April 2015 by DBH81
DBH81 would recommend the Dell Inspiron 13 7347 2-in-1

I wanted a small laptop that was easy to travel with and that I could watch movies on when traveling long distances. I chose this laptop, because I didn't want to spend the extra money for a... Read more…

Reviewed 26 February 2015 by Unreal223
Unreal223 would recommend the Dell Inspiron 13 7347 2-in-1

I got this laptop on 2/21 and I'm reviewing it on 2/26. I have been testing out lots of different laptops(asus q501la, surface pro 3, macbook air) and this is the one I'm going to keep...

Reviewed 21 October 2015 by JohnnyMacD
JohnnyMacD would recommend the Dell Inspiron 13 7353 Special Edition 2-in-1 (Verified Purchase)

Out of the box, this laptop is very frustrating. The wireless LAN drops connection frequently and disappears from the device manager altogether. The laptop also will not restart or shutdown... Read more…

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