Primarily addressed to students who need a notebook functional and no frills, 11 Dell Inspiron 3000 is a laptop 11-inch custom-made for those who need to open / edit text files, surf the web and chat with friends online. The new models will be available in the US base price of $ 199, in three vibrant colors (red, blue and white). At the moment we do not know whether their marketing is also planned in Italy, when and at what price.
Under the plastic frame (on the glossy cover, matte on the bottom), 11 Inspiron 3000 integrates a matte 11.6-inch HD display (1366 x 768 pixels) no-touch. It will be configured with an Intel Celeron N3050 or N3700 (Braswell family), 2GB or 4GB of RAM and 32GB of eMMC memory, as an alternative to SSD 128GB or 500GB hard drive and 5400rpm. Kit interfaces include an HDMI port, a USB 3.0, USB 2.0 and a SD card reader. The wireless module is updated using WiFi 802.11ac but only optionally.
Although the battery from 2 cells (32Wh) rather small, Dell Inspiron 11 that will operate for 7-9 hours per charge (depending on use) and not cheap for an entry-level notebook like this. Measuring 292 x 195 x 19.8 mm and weighs 1.1 kg, and fits easily into any backpack. Compared to other notebooks and hybrid high-end presented at CES, Inspiron 11 3000 it stands out because of its simplicity: a notebook is essential and is probably just what you are looking students.
We wish to clarify that the keyboard to the island of the notebook is not backlit, but is resistant to liquids. Dell Inspiron 11, 3000 will be available on nearly all markets with Windows 10, but in some selected will pre-install Ubuntu Linux.