Dell Inspiron 17R Review, Specs, and Price – A New Configurable Laptop from Dell

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Dell Inspiron 17R Review

Dell Inspiron 17R is powered by an Intel Core i5-2430M 2.4 GHz dual-core processor and 8 GB of DDR3 RAM, the Inspiron 17R can handle all of your daily computing and multitasking needs. The 640 GB hard drive provides ample storage for data files, music and movies. Plus, Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit is pre-installed!

Dell Inspiron 17R has a capability to backup or access data, and burn CDs or DVDs with the DVD±RW drive! Enjoy watching widescreen movies on the 17.3-inch WLED-Backlit high definition LCD display. Connect to a high speed network at home using the 10/100 Ethernet LAN or feel free to roam and connect to wireless “hot spots” or Bluetooth-enabled devices with help from the Dell Wireless 1030 802.11b/g/n Bluetooth combo card!

Dell Inspiron 17R notebook includes an integrated webcam that supports native 720p High Definition so you can stay in touch with family and friends. The multi-in-one card reader supports SD, MMC, MS and xD-Picture flash memory cards.

Dell Inspiron 17R Price

Dell Inspiron 17R is a multimedia laptop with 17 inch screen. The laptop is available in three choices of the generation Intel Core processor, the Intel Core i3, core i5 and Core i7. Sale starting price of $ 599.99 to $ 849.00.

Dell Inspiron 17R Specifications

Processor / CPU

  • 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i3-2350M processor (2.30 GHz)
  • 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-2450M processor (2.50 GHz with Turbo Boost 2.0 up to 3.10 GHz)
  • 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i7-2670QM processor (2.20 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 3.10 GHz)

Operating System

  • Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium, 64bit, English


  • 6GB Dual Channel DDR3 1333MHz
  • 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 1333MHz


  • Mobile Intel® 6 Series Express Chipset (HM67)

Video Card

  • Intel® HD Graphics 3000
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 525M (128-bit) 1GB


  • 17.3? High Definition (900p) LED Display with Truelife™

Audio and Speakers

  • SRS Premium Sound™ – 2 speakers @ 2W each
  • Subwoofer @ 3W

Hard Drive

  • Up to 1000GB4 SATA hard drive (5400RPM)

Optical Drive

  • Internal tray-load DVD+/-RW or optional internal tray-load Blu-ray Disc™ Combo (Read BD, Burn CD/DVD) Drive


  • 6-cell 48WHr Li-Ion Battery
  • 9-cell 90WHr Li-Ion Battery (Sold Separately)


  • 1.0MP Integrated 1280×720 native HD Webcam


  • Wi-Fi Bluetooth Options:
  • Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030 (1×2 bgn + Bluetooth)

Ports, Slots & Chassis
Externally Accessible

  • (2) USB 3.0
  • (1) USB 2.0
  • (1) USB 2.0 with E-SATA & Power Share
  • HDMI v1.4 Port
  • VGA Port
  • Integrated network connector 10/100
  • LAN (RJ45)
  • AC adapter connector
  • Audio jacks (1-line out, 1 Mic-in)

8-in-1 Media Card Reader

  • Digital (SD) Memory Card
  • Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
  • Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC)
  • Multi Media Card (MMC)
  • MultiMedia Card plus (MMC+)
  • Memory Stick (MS)
  • Memory Stick PRO (MS Pro)
  • xD Picture Card (xD)

Dell Inspiron 17R

Dell Inspiron 17R
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