Dell Inspiron i3137-3751sLV – Dell Inspiron 11 3000 series laptop

Dell Inspiron i3137-3751sLV is powered by the latest 1.4 GHz Intel Celeron 2955u processor. This is a touchscreen laptop and belongs to Dell’s 11 3000 series or 3137 series.  This premium laptop is intended for people who are always on go and want a basic machine for contents creation, internet browsing or chatting.   Though Dell i3137-3751sLV comes with premium design still its 11.6” display doesn’t come with full high definition support and doesn’t have optical drive. But 500GB, 5400rpm hard drive provides massive space to store all your movies and audio/video file.

The positive part of this Dell 11 3137 model is that it comes with 3-cell Lithium Ion (50WHr) Battery which offers up to 8 hours of battery life, on single charge. Plenty of ports and connectivity options are also available. The processor is a low end dual core processor and user should not expect high end computing from this laptop.  The operating system is windows 8. Another limiting feature with Dell i3137-3751sLV is that it comes with only 2 GB RAM which makes the machine slow. You will feel  the memory pressure as soon as you start browsing net with multiple tabs and open  a word or any another basic program. User shouldn’t expect better multitasking either. Adding another 2 GB RAM would certainly enhance the performance a bit.

Dell Inspiron i3137-3751sLV or the Dell 11 3137 model is integrated with Intel Celeron 2955u dual core processor which operates with 1.4 GHz clock speed. It comes with 2 MB of L2 cache. Celeron 2955u processor belongs to Haswell family from Intel.  The performance will be almost similar to 1.5 GHz, 1007u processor but the former comes with additional technology which is missing in 1007u. The graphics is Intel HD graphics which is meant for low end Haswell processors. The clock speed is lower than Intel HD 4400. Intel Celeron 2955u processors are used in chrome book. As mentioned earlier, this is a very basic machine and user can’t expect high end computing or gaming. It will struggle even with low end modern games. Also, the performance is slowed further due to presence of single channel memory.  The TDP rating of the processor is 15 watt. Thus, it is energy efficient.

The 11.6” LED Backlit Touch Display screen of Dell Inspiron i3137-3751sLV offers 1366 by 768 pixel resolution which supports streaming of 720p HD content.

Ports include in the laptop are one HDMI 1.4a, 2 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0, RJ-45 port For 10/100/1000 LAN, audio jack and Security slot.  Network connectivity is supported by Gigabit Ethernet LAN, 802 11 b/g/n Wi-Fi and integrated Bluetooth.

Pros of Dell Inspiron i3137-3751sLV

Light weight (weighs only 3lbs) touch screen laptop

USB 3.0 ports for fast data transfer

Inexpensive

Cons of Dell Inspiron i3137-3751sLV

Only 2 GB Single channel memory

Though Dell Inspiron i3137-3751sLV comes with some drawbacks still it is decent enough for everyday tasks. You can expect better performance from Dell 11 3137 model with 4 GB memory.

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