DELL Inspiron i15RV-3763BLK falls into budget laptop category but it not only supports basic computing, users can also edit photo, encode/decode audio and video, work with powerpoint presentation or similar application and stream HD videos on it. It supports casual gaming as well. With 4GB RAM, 1.9 GHz, Intel Core i3-3227U CPU, integrated Intel HD 4000 graphics user will get comparatively decent performance for under $400 laptop. Measuring only 1-inch in height, it is thinner than most of its rivals.
DELL Inspiron i15RV-3763BLK performance and specification
Under its matte black textured outfit, the DELL i15RV-3763BLK holds Intel core i3-3227U dual core 3rd generation or Ivy bridge processor which operates with 1.9 GHz clock speed. It outperforms AMD A4-5000 quad core APU while performing functions such as photo editing, media encoding, creating presentations and compressing files etc. (Source Toms hardware). Intel has improved its integrated graphics a lot that comes with mobile CPU chip. The HD 4000 graphics though doesn’t have dedicated video memory but it gives performance almost similar to mid-level discrete graphic card. It features hyperthreading technology, thus multithreaded application will be supported.
The 15.6” display of DELL Inspiron i15RV-3763BLK comes with standard resolution of 1366 by 768 that supports 720p HD playback. There is a HDMI port, so you can view laptop contents on your 1080p HDTV. The keyboard deck is built with the same textured finish as the cover. The chiclet-style keyboard is sturdy. Like its sibling, i15RV-3763BLK keyboard comes with a dedicated numeric keypad. Numeric keypad is placed to the right and there’s a slightly sunken multi-gesture, smooth surfaced touchpad with two good-sized buttons.
DELL Inspiron i15RV-3763BLK offers 4GB memory DDR3 1600 memory and 500GB, 5400 rpm hard drive. The laptop runs on windows 8 operating system. No touch screen feature is available. Though it is thin laptop yet it holds DVD drive.
It comes with impressive number of ports- two USB 3.0 ports and two USB 2.0 ports, HDMI video output, a LAN port, and a headphone jack. Dell i15RV-3763BLK comes with 1MP webcam and 8-in-1 card reader situated on the front edge of the chassis
Networking mechanism include Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n) and Bluetooth 4.0 radios and Fast Ethernet
Pros of DELL Inspiron i15RV-3763BLK
Inexpensive core i3-3227U laptop
4 USB port
Cons of Inspiron i15RV-3763BLK
No touch screen