Dell Vostro 14-3459
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Reviews for the Dell Vostro 14-3459
Source: Laptop Mag
The Dell Vostro 14 3459 is an affordable laptop meant for small business and mobile professionals, but it's just too unpleasant to use. The notebook's dim screen, subpar battery life and uncomfortable keyboard make it a poor choice for traveling and getting work done.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/13/2016
Rating: Total score: 40%
Model: The Dell Vostro 14-3459 is made for business and centres around productivity. This productivity is enhanced by a portable setup with the entire machine weighing around 1.94 kg. Built to be durable, the Dell Vostro 14-3459 comes in black with the entire device textured to reduce scuffs. The Dell Vostro 14-3459 comes with a plethora of operating system options ranging from Ubuntu Linux 14.04 SP1 to Windows 10 Pro 64-bit. To match the software variety, there are several hardware configurations with the Intel Core i7-6500 quad-core processor, 8 GB DDR3L 1600MHz, and a AMD Radeon R5 with 2 GB DDR3 VRAM being top of the range.
There are two options for storage on the Dell Vostro 14-3459; a 1 TB HDD for capacity or a 256 GB SSD for speed. Display on the laptop is a 14 inch HD anti-glare panel with LED-backlit technology. Brightness levels are good to match outdoor usage and color rendition is eye pleasing. The Dell Vostro 14-3459 comes with a DVD drive, a full-sized keyboard, a multi-touch gesture touchpad, USB ports, a VGA out and an HDMI out. Users can definitely get some work done thanks to a the battery life of up to 9 hours.Intel HD Graphics 520: Integrated GPU (GT2) with 24 EUs found on some Skylake CPU models (15 W ULV series). Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
6200U: Skylake-based ULV dual-core processor for thin notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 520 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
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This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 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.
40%: This average evaluation is exceptionally bad. There exist hardly any laptops, which are rated so negative.
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