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DELL Inspiron 17 7737
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DELL Inspiron 17 7737 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 8GB 750GB HDD 17.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 8GB May 2014
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The Pinnacle Of Performance.Desktop power in a sleek, forged aluminum design sporting 4th Gen Intel Core processors, Windows 8.1, an expansive 17.3" touch screen and a built-in DVD. Stunning... More
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19 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 17 7737 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the DELL Inspiron 17 7737 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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DELL Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

DELL has good average reviews for its medium processor core notebook PCs as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other manufacturers.

Quite Big Screen Size

With a screen size of 17.3 inches, the Inspiron 17 7737 has a fairly big screen size compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 17 7737. The smallest screen size of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 10", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 15".

There are a number of alternative 17.3" portable PCs currently available that you might want to consider including a cheaper notebook PC such as the Asus X75A or you might consider a higher scoring notebook PC such as the DELL Inspiron 17.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Inspiron 17 7737 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of this age and type. Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 17 7737.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of laptop is 133MHz.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Inspiron 17 7737 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Inspiron 17 7737 the internal memory range from 1GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.3GB.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 8GB internal memory laptops currently available including cheaper notebook PCs such as the DELL 5520.

If this notebook PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Inspiron 15 (16GB), or the Inspiron 15 (16GB) both from DELL which is also cheaper.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on laptops that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 17 7737, the Inspiron 17 7737 has a full-size keyboard.

Alternative notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available which you might want to consider include cheaper portable PCs such as the DELL Inspiron 17.

Alternative portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard that you might also want to consider include the ProBook 440, or the ProBook 440 both from HP.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

At 750 gigabytes, the Inspiron 17 7737 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The smallest total storage capacity of similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 17 7737 is 1GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.

If this portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the Pavilion 15 TouchSmart (1TB and cheaper), or the Pavilion x360 13-s060sa (1TB and cheaper) both from HP.

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Has a Front Camera

The DELL Inspiron 17 7737 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 17 7737 also have a front camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative laptops with a front camera currently available including the DELL Inspiron 17 which is cheaper.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other notebook PCs with a front camera and we think the ProBook 440, or the ProBook 440 both from HP is also worth considering.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most portable PCs of this spec and age have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Inspiron 17 7737 which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The DELL Inspiron 17 7737 has a touch sensitive screen, unlike most of the other comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 17 7737 which do not have a touch sensitive screen.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other laptops with a touch sensitive screen currently available including cheaper notebook PCs such as the DELL Inspiron 17.

It is worth considering other notebook PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen including the Latitude 15 3540, or the Inspiron 14 7000 both from DELL.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Inspiron 17 7737 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs that are a similar age to the Inspiron 17 7737 the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This laptop has a 1.4a HDMI version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

The battery capacities of portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 17 7737 range from 23Wh to 100Wh, and the average battery capacity is 50Wh. The Inspiron 17 7737 has one of the bigger battery capacities (58 watt-hours) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 750 gigabytes, the Inspiron 17 7737 has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. Across all the similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Inspiron 17 7737 the hard drive capacity range from 180GB to 1.5TB.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on notebook PCs of this age and type.

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9 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 17 7737 range from 200MHz to 650MHz. The Inspiron 17 7737 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency (only 200 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 17 7737.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Across all the laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 17 7737 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,000 megahertz, the DELL Inspiron 17 7737 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Inspiron 17 7737.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other laptops that have an HDD storage media and we think the DELL 5520, and the Asus PU551LA which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If the storage medium of this medium processor core notebook PC is too bad for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo T440 (SSD and cheaper).

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of only 1.6 gigahertz, the DELL Inspiron 17 7737 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Inspiron 17 7737. Across all the laptops of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 17 7737 the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 1.6GHz processor clock speed notebook PCs currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the Inspiron 15R, or the Inspiron 15 both from DELL.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire E5 (1.7GHz) which is also cheaper.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The average maximum turbo frequency of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Inspiron 17 7737 is 3GHz, and the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz. The DELL Inspiron 17 7737 has one of the slower maximum turbo frequencies (only 2.6 gigahertz) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The DELL Inspiron 17 7737 has a quite slow hard drive speed (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Inspiron 17 7737. The hard drive speeds of portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Inspiron 17 7737 range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and spec to it.

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Very Heavy

The weights of laptops of this age and spec range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg. With a weight of 3.3 kilograms, the Inspiron 17 7737's weight is one of the heaviest amongst medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 17 7737.

We compared this laptop to all the other 3.3kg heavy portable PCs and we think the DELL Inspiron 17 which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If you are not worried about having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the DELL 5520 (2.7kg) which is also cheaper.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 17 7737

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this medium processor core notebook PC was released.

Average Battery Life

The Inspiron 17 7737 has a pretty average battery life (7.7 hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 17 7737.

If you want a portable PC with a longer battery life then you might also want to consider the T440s (8.4h and cheaper), or the T440 (8.6h and cheaper) both from Lenovo.

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Specification

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Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Recharge Time
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers i77375560, i77375560s, i77375560sl, dell i54200, i77375560slv, dell i54200u, dell i77374340, dell i77374340s, dell i77374340sl, dell i77374340slv
Barcodes 00884116130291, 00884116136132
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