If you are looking for a budget laptop with a good non-reflecting screen, you have found one. Furthermore, the default settings are inappropriate — the pointer moves slowly and with very little precision. If you look closer, you’ll realize that the used materials are of the same quality than of other notebooks of the same price category. With profile “Balanced” selected, the situation got really bad when the battery was recharged, while having five Internet browsers open at the same time. Please, switch off ad blockers. This behaviour is especially bothersome , because you might even in times of low load and relative silence face a suddenly audible fan. During the test one of our testers even wondered, whether the design of this notebook won’t backfire, because it could tarnish Dell’s reputation.
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If you are looking for a budget laptop with a good non-reflecting screen, you have found one. The chassis gets rather warm on the bottom side.
This is especially true for the synthetic material used for the palm rest areas, which does not feel nice to the touch.
The touchpad looks coarse and somewhat ineptas if it lies in a little gentle incline. Furthermore, the default settings are inappropriate — the pointer moves slowly and with very little precision. The keyboard nearly discourages the user from using this laptop intensively.
Although one would like to praise the Dell’s keyboard layout and the rather large keys, these unfortunately only look good. At least this is an absolute low-end notebook. Bluetoorh make a long story short — this screen made by AU Optronics is the biggest advantage of this Dell notebook.
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In contrast the hard drive is really quiet. Their travel is not too long and they are not too loud. Although the Vostro A is not equipped with very powerful hardware and its cooling system works intensely during load, its chassis can heat up quite a bit.
One could value this as a clear commitment of Dell to quality panels, if even the cheapest models are equipped with such. Precisely speaking, this occurs on a limited area, in the left front part. Nevertheless, web pages and movies look rather good on this screen and meet our expectations. The lid cannot be opened by more than about degreesbut this does not really limit the usability.
The same is true under load. But this is an illusion: Considering the price tag of this Dell laptop, the quality of the screen is simply outstanding. Temperature Although the Vostro A is not equipped with very powerful hardware and its cooling system works intensely during load, its chassis can heat up quite a bit.
Nevertheless the performance is sufficient for usual office tasks and browsing the Internet. The fan occasionally speeds up and slows down just after that. An Intel GMA Xan integrated solution without dedicated graphics memory, is responsible for graphics processing.
The styling reminds on the luxurious Asus W2 series, however, only from the distance. The Pentium Rell T has a clock rate of 1. Dell Vostro A at Ciao.
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With the Vostro A Dell tries to penetrate the low-end notebook market once again. If you lift this laptop and carry buetooth around you’ll realize that the DVD drive on the right is not mounted tightly. The keyboard flexes clearlyso that the tapping is rather loud. We intentionally show more ads when an adblocker is used. Loudspeakers The speakers are not impressive. In such circumstances the fan permanently blows warm air from the inside of the case to its outside.
So, this notebook is clearly outperformed by newer notebooks which are equipped with superior integrated graphics processors made by Nvidia or ATI e. The connectivity is not impressive.
If you look closer, you’ll realize that the used materials are of the same quality than of other notebooks of the same price category.