Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK

Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK is a touch screen laptop which can be used for regular computing. The demand for touch screen laptop has been growing rapidly. The 15.6” Dell laptop is little heavy and more than an inch thick. Thus, user can consider it as desktop replacement laptop.  The laptop is powered by 4th gen Intel Core i3-4010U dual core processor and is integrated with 4GB memory and 500GB hard drive which is pretty standard. Unlike other ultrathin notebooks and laptop, it comes with DVD drive which is very useful if there is a need to install software or programs from CD or DVD. Dell i15RVT-6195BLK offers Bluetooth connectivity as well. Working with office suite, web browsing and emailing, watching video wouldn’t be an issue with this laptop. However, working with CPU or GPU intensive software will not give desired performance as the processor is ULV processor and operates at relatively lower clock speed. There are 2 USB 3.0 ports available with the laptop. It doesn’t cost much either ($400 at Staples, on sale). Here is a brief review of specifications and performance of the Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK-

Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK specification and performance

Dell i15RVT-6195BLK houses Intel core i3-4010u dual core processor which is a 3rd generation core i3 ultralow voltage processor. Each core is clocked with 1.7GHz frequency. As core i3 line of Intel processor is Hyperthreading enabled, two cores can process 4 threads at a time. Due to low TDP rating it is energy efficient.  Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK comes with integrated Intel HD 4400 graphics which operates with 220MHz and the frequency rises up to 1.0GHz. The graphics is a part of the processor chip and uses system memory. The laptop supports light gaming, photo editing etc. User can watch high definition video seamlessly. Buyer can use this laptop for small office as well. User can make presentations, run office suite, compress files, do web conference or video chat. However, this laptop is heavier as compared to other similar sized laptops.

Dell i15RVT6195BLK offers 4GB DDR3 memory and 500GB hard drive which is a common feature among budget laptops. Memory can be expandable up to 8GB. The hard drive operates with 5400rpm and comes preloaded with Windows 8.1 64 bit operating system. 500GB storage space is sufficient for regular computing.  It would be better if you store movies on external hard drive.

15.6” LED backlit touch screen display supports a maximum of 1366 by 768 pixel resolution. It is hard to get full HD touch screen display for this price. It’s very much a budget PC so we won’t be too harsh on it for not having full high definition features.

User will get all the necessary ports and connectivity features. There are USB ports (two each 2.0 and 3.0), HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet, a combination headphone and microphone port and a 8 in 1 media card reader. A DVD burner is also present. Dell i15RVT-6195BLK also ships with a  1MP webcam, Bluetooth 4.0 and an inbuilt Wi-Fi adapter.

4 cell lithium ion battery pack provides up to 4 hours of battery life

Pros of Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK

Inexpensive touch screen laptop

DVD drive


Cons of Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK


One Response to Dell Inspiron i15RVT-6195BLK

  1. A Seve says:

    This computer 6195BLK and 6143BLK are both $399 right now, which one should I buy?

    Thank you!

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