Dell Inspiron 14 – A Highly Customizable Laptop for the Masses

Dell Inspiron 14 is a fine example of an optimal balance of craftsmanship and usability. It is one of Dells recent models to capture the market and provide the most important laptop features at a really competitive price. It is customisable to a customers personal preferences and tastes. The website of Dell makes the job easier to configure custom laptops with a few clicks of the mouse through which users can also see the effects of their actions on the total price of the laptop.

It is one of the most practical and versatile laptops available in the market today. Starting off with the screen size, its 14 inch screen is large enough to avoid eyestrain most commonly associated with netbooks. The keyboard is pretty nice, given its compact size. It is easier to carry it around, thanks to its lightweight materials and smaller dimensions.

Although, laptop cosmetics are not really of much importance to professional users, it will appeal to a large portion of the youth and teenage market considering the fact that it comes in a variety of funky colour options which include the standard glossy Obsidian Black, Alpine White, Cherry Red,Ice Blue, Promise Pink, Gecko Green and Passion Purple. In addition to that, you can chose from more than 200 designs to ‘individualise’ the laptop, albeit for a higher price.

There are numerous processors and other options available. As is the case with Dell, you can customise literally anything, ranging from the core processor ranging from the basic Pentium Dual Core T4300 to the Intel Core 2 Duo P8700; to hard drives which range from 160Gb to 500Gb. Even the battery can be chosen from the very basic 48 W8 WHr, 6-cell battery to the latest 85 Whr 9-cell Lithium Ion battery. Other bells and whistles can be added or removed depending on your choice and the price you are willing to pay.

The standard preloaded operating system is Windows 7. There is a standard one year parts and labor warranty which can be till 3 years for an additional charge.


It has a lot of options for a relatively cheap laptop, and based on the reliable and trustworthy platform of Dell. Literally anything is customizable and Dells superior customer support and warranty should satisfy even the most doubtful of customers. It is highly recommended for those looking for a basic, practical and trendy laptop at a very affordable price.