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Dell Vostro 5470

Specifications

Dell Vostro 5470Notebook: Dell Vostro 5470
Processor: Intel Core i3 4010U
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 1.8kg
Price: 700 euro
Average Score: 84% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 7 reviews)
price: 90%, performance: 100%, features: - %, display: 90% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 90%

Reviews for the Dell Vostro 5470

Foreign Reviews

Dell Vostro 5470 – ноутбук, который умеет хранить секреты
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Discrete graphics; fingerprint scanner; capacious battery and universal appearance; good price. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/20/2014
Бюджетный ноутбук Dell Vostro 5470-7703
Source: Ixbt RU→EN
Positive: Long battery life; very quiet cooling system; lightweight and slim; stylish design. Negative: Rather low level of performance; low quality display; poor keyboard.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/05/2014
84% Dell Vostro 5470 teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/19/2013
Rating: Total score: 84% price: 90% performance: 100% display: 90% mobility: 90% workmanship: 90% emissions: 90%
Dell Vostro 5470: öltönyös gép játékos lélekkel
Source: Prohardver.hu HU→EN
Positive: Thin and light; good speakers. Negative: Glossy display; battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/29/2013
Recenze: DELL Vostro 5470 - lehce s desetihodinovou výdrží
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Positive: Long battery life; quiet cooling system. Negative: Dynamic screen contrast can not be turned off.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/07/2014
让Think惊叹!戴尔Vostro 5470轻薄本首测
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Positive: Long battery life; discrete graphics.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/18/2013
Ревю на Dell Vostro 5470 – стилен и красив бизнес спътник
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Light, sleek and slim design; good performance; long battery life; great cooling system. Negative: Low-voltage processor; relatively low speakers' volume.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/30/2014

Comment

Model:

It is hard to believe that high performance in lightweight designs is possible, but that is exactly what the Dell Vostro 5470 achieves. This 14 inch notebook/ultrabook aims at professionals and business centric users, and manages to focus on the essentials and minimize bloatware. Thanks to its slim body with a height of 18.3 mm, this ultrabook is very easy to store and carry around. The portability is further enhanced by its 1.62 kg weight. It comes in two colors, dark silver and maroon.

The hardware includes a third generation Intel Core i3 or i5 processor, which can clock up to 2.6 GHz, as well as 4 GB DDR3L RAM. Users can switch between the integrated HD 4000 graphics card or an Nvidia GT740M GeForce card with  2 GB DDR3 memory. The 14 inch HD has a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and allows basic gaming. Users can also choose between a standard or ultrabook configuration and between Windows 8.0 or Linux Ubuntu as operating system. If you opt for an ultrabook setup, a 32 GB SSD is added to the standard 500 GB hard drive.

The 3 cell battery offers up to 5 hours of unplugged usage, which is impressive for a device this size. Overall, the versatility of options is definitely its main selling point.

NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M: 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.


4010U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz with no Turbo Boost support. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

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


14.0": 14 inch display size is a mixture between the small formats of subnotebooks and the 15 inch standard display. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.8 kg: These sub-notebooks weight less than the average of all notebooks, but represent a heavier class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 12 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


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. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

Dell reviews


84%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-11- 9 (Update: 2013-11- 9)