New Dell Inspiron R Specs, Price and Swappable Lids

 

By Posted 22 Mar 2011, 10:47

Dell has just refreshed their Inspiron R series specs, prices start at $549.99 and there is one pretty neat feature which allows you to change the notebook’s lid to one of 20+ different options, all of which were designed by Design Studio.

Let’s start with screen sizes, standard specs and prices. There are three screen sizes available these are 14-inch, 15.6-inch and 17.3-inch models. As standard you get the Intel Core i3 2310M processor, Windows 7 Home Premium, 3GB DDR3 1333MHz RAM, a 320GB SATA hard drive, Intel 3000 HD graphics, a dual-layer DVD burner, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth, a 6-cell battery, a widescreen display supporting a resolution of 1280 x 720 and an integrated 1 megapixel webcam. The 14-inch model matching this spec will cost you $599.99, the 15.6-inch model will cost you $549.99 and the 17.3-inch model will cost $599.99.

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When you configure your product there are plenty of option upgrades to choose from, you can choose the Intel Core i5 2410M processor, 4GB DDR3 1333MHz RAM, 6GB DDR3 1333MHz RAM, a 500GB SATA hard drive, a 640GB SATA hard drive, AMD Radeon HD 6470M (512MB) graphics, a Blu-ray player and an additional 9-cell battery, obviously these upgrades will bump up the price, however will give you that extra edge in performance.

If you would like to buy a different lid prices start at $39.99, there are plenty of attractive design’s to choose from, check out the image below for a few examples.

Check out this link to configure your own Dell Inspiron R, which upgrades would you choose?