Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS Review

Dell has been consistently producing inexpensive and competent laptops. Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS is one such laptop. The laptop is powered by Intel core i3-7100u processor which is a 7th generation Intel core i3 processor. It has two cores and each core operates with 2.4GHz frequency. You can’t increase the speed or over-clock the processors. Basically, it is designed for home users and students. It can handle tasks like office applications, presentations, streaming videos and movies, skype and emailing, surfing the internet with multiple tabs etc. It also supports casual gaming and entry level photo and video editing. The laptop doesn’t come with dedicated graphics and Integrated Intel HD 620 is the only graphics option for this laptop.  As it is an inexpensive laptop, few compromises have been made to make it affordable. For instance, it doesn’t come with backlit keyboard and the display is standard display. If you are looking for an inexpensive laptop, with backlit keyboard and Full HD display ( 1920 X 1080), then you can consider Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575-33BM which is also powered by Intel core i3-7100u processor and has 4GB DDR4 RAM plus 1TB hard drive. It has backlit keyboard and Full HD display. Both the laptops come with inbuilt optical drive. Here is a quick review about specifications and performance of Model: I3567-3629BLK-PUS.

Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS is neither a touchscreen nor a 2-in-1 laptop. But you don’t really need a touchscreen laptop with Windows 10 operating system. However, if you are looking for an inexpensive touchscreen laptop that offers more power, compared to Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS, then you can consider HP 15-AY103DX touchscreen laptop which is powered by more powerful 7th generation Intel core i5-7200u processor, 8GB DDR4 RAM and 1TB hard drive. Though this HP laptop is not a workstation grade laptop, it will still offer you better performance compared to Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS.

Intel core i5-7200u processor operates with 2.5GHz base frequency and frequency can rise up to 3.1GHz while Intel core i3-7100u operates with fixed frequency of 2.4GHz. Both the processors are dual core processors and have hyper threading enabled.

As discussed earlier, Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS doesn’t come with discrete graphics and Intel HD 620 is the only graphics option for this laptop. You can play many PC games like Minecraft, World of Warcraft, Dirt rally etc., in low to medium details and settings, on this laptop.

The laptop comes with 6GB DDR4 RAM, arranged in two slots, and the memory is expandable up to 16GB. However, memory slots are not easily accessible and it is quite difficult for a novice to locate the slots. It comes with 1TB 5400rpm hard drive which is pre-installed with Windows 10 home premium 64 bit operating system. You won’t get full version of Microsoft office with this laptop.

The 15.6” display of Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS supports max resolution of 1366 X 768 pixels. For full HD display and quality pictures, you can take a look at Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575-33BM. It comes with backlit keyboard and USB 3.1 Type C port while the Dell laptop comes with non-backlit keyboard and standard ports and connectivity features. When it comes to ports and connectivity, Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS offers two USB 3.0 ports, one USB 2.0 port, one HDMI and a LAN port. There is a headphone/microphone combo jack as well as SD card reader. Network connectivity is supported by 10/100Mbps Ethernet, Wireless 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0. However, the Acer laptop mentioned above comes with Wireless ac support as well.

Dell I3567-3629BLK-PUS come with removable battery and offers up to 6 hours (approx.) of battery backup. However, battery backup depends upon usage.