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Dell Inspiron 17-7737

Specifications

Dell Inspiron 17-7737
Dell Inspiron 17-7737 (Inspiron 17 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Memory
6144 MB 
Display
17.3 inch 16:9, 1600x900 pixel
Weight
3.2 kg ( = 112.88 oz / 7.05 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Average Score: 72.8% - average
Average of 5 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 80%, features: 80%, display: 70% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 95%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 60%

Reviews for the Dell Inspiron 17-7737

80% Dell Inspiron 17 7000 Series review - 17 inch laptop is attractive, versatile and portable
Source: PC Advisor English
It's a shame that Dell couldn't shave a little more weight off the new Inspiron 7 7000 Series, as it would have been great to see a 17-inch laptop that you could carry around in a backpack or briefcase. However, it does provide a high-quality touch-sensitive screen and strong all-round performance at a competitive price, and it will be a good choice for anyone that needs a powerful, large-screen laptop for use at home or at work.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 05/15/2014
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 80% features: 80% workmanship: 90%
60% Dell Inspiron 17 7000 Touch
Source: Comp Reviews English
Dell's Inspiron 17 7000 Touch is going to be a hard sell for the company. The system is actually quite well built and offers battery life far better than most 17-inch laptops, but it does this by sacrificing its performance such that it only really distinguishes itself by coming with a touchscreen display that most other companies don't offer in this size.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/03/2014
Rating: Total score: 60%
60% OK Laptop, Horrendous Display
Source: Digital Versus English
The Dell Inspiron 17 7000 Series is an elegant laptop with a MacBook-inspired design that's very well manufactured. But it's a hefty 17" device that doesn't exactly make you want to carry it around all day, which is why it's odd they used a low-consumption processor. The overall performance is fine, it doesn't overheat and has long battery life.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/28/2014
Rating: Total score: 60%

Foreign Reviews

81% Dell Inspiron 17 7737 (CN77304)
Source: PC Magazin - Heft 2/2014 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 81%
Dell Inspiron 17 (7737) – Повод Для Развлечений
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Stylish and attractive design; good battery life; comfortable keyboard and touchpad.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/11/2014
83% Dell Inspiron 7737 teszt - az XPS Inspiron
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/31/2013
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 80% performance: 80% display: 70% mobility: 90% workmanship: 100% emissions: 60%

Comment

Series:

A leading brand for laptops and computers in the world, Dell, designs and manufactures laptop in different categories to fulfill the computing requirements of different users around the world. The Dell Inspiron 17R constitutes one of the latest products from Dell – it is expected to be capable to meed the needs of consumers on a sophisticated desktop replacement laptop. A 17 inch display is the perfect size for those who prefer to use their laptop as a desktop replacement. While it’s actually made of plastic, they’ve successfully put a nice-looking brushed metal finish on its lid and keyboard tray. In today's desktop replacement market with a wide range of choices from low-end to high-end laptops, this laptop has a clear advantage – it offers a variety of hardware configurations. This laptop can be purchased with either Intel’s i3, i5 or i7 processor. Thus, it proves to be a better choice as consumers will get the best value for money with their purchase.

However, being a desktop replacement means that the battery life isn’t going to be great. Such as what are typically expected for a 17 inch laptop, this laptop doesn’t offer long battery life as well as portability since it is also bulky and quite heavy. Besides, its low quality display is another huge let down because the screen quality could be much better if it came with a full-HD display instead of the current 1,600 x 900 pixels display. It isn’t the laptop for those who want portability and ultimate gaming performance. But if you’re looking for a budget-friendly laptop for a desktop replacement with multimedia capabilities, the Dell Inspiron 17R is a great-value option.

NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M: Upper mid-range graphics card of the GeForce GT 700M series. Based on the Kepler architecture and manufactured by TSMC in a 28nm process.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


4200U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.6 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 2.6 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


17.3":

This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


3.2 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


Dell: Dell Inc. is a multinational technology corporation that develops, manufactures, sells, and supports personal computers and other computer-related products. Based in Texas, Dell employs more than 82,700 people worldwide (2009). In 2006, Dell purchased the computer hardware manufacturer Alienware. In most countries, the laptops are directly sold to consumers by Dell and each notebook custom-assembled according to a selection of options. In 2014, the global market share of Dell laptops was 12.3% and it is 14% in 2016.


72.8%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2013-11-11 (Update: 2013-11-11)