Inspiron 13z (N311z) Laptop

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Your world in one place, wherever you go.

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Keep moving while keeping in touch with your always-connected world. The lightweight, thin Inspiron™ 13z laptop delivers the head-turning good looks and excitement you crave at an affordable price.

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Amazingly thin, endlessly fun and always stylish.
Travel almost anywhere with the laptop that's thin, light and ready to connect you to your digital world.

Count on responsive performance.
Immerse yourself in the speed, power and efficiency of 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processors and Windows® 7 Home Premium.
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Have fun in high def.
View online content in stunning realism with an HD widescreen display and video chat in amazing clarity with a built-in HD webcam.
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Get a look that's cool and sleek from every angle.
Whether you choose standard black or optional fire red, Inspiron™ 13z looks amazingly thin and sleek and accentuates your sense of style.
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Connect and share each part of your life.
Inspiron™ 13z simplifies your fast-paced life by simplifying the ways you connect with everything in it.

Connect with those who matter most.
Have fun sharing photos and videos with friends and family through a wireless connection to your HDTV.
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Connect and sync devices across your network.
Keep your digital life synced up and at your fingertips with Dell Stage™ and SyncUP, powered by Nero. It’s never been easier to access and manage your favorite photos, music and videos across your Dell computers, phones and other devices.
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Connect to peripherals with fast USB 3.0.
Thanks to the USB 3.0 ports on Inspiron 13z, you can transfer data from external hard drives or thumb drives at speeds up to 10X faster than USB 2.0.
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Complete your Inspiron experience.
Your Inspiron 13z is just the start. When you buy from Dell.com, you can get much more than just a PC. You can customize an experience that’s just right for you.

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  • 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i3-2330M processor (2.20 GHz)
    2nd generation Intel® Core™ i5-2450M processor (2.50 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.10 GHz)

Operating System

  • Windows® 7 Home Basic SP1 64bit (English)
    Windows® 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit (English)


  • 2GB 1 DIMM (2GB x1) DDR3 1333Mhz
    4GB 1 DIMM (4GB x1) DDR3 1333Mhz


  • Intel® 6 series

Video Card

  • Intel® HD Graphics 3000


  • 13.3"(33.78cm) HD WLED True-Life (1366x768) 720p

Audio and Speakers

  • 2x2 W (4W total)

Hard Drive

  • Up to 320GB* SATA hard drive (5400RPM)

Optical Drive

  • External DVD+/RW optional


  • 4-cell Li-Ion 44 WHr (std) / 6-cell Li-Ion (65Whr)


  • 1.0MP HD webcam


  • Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030 with Bluetooth v3.0+HS

Ports, Slots & Chassis

  • Externally Accessible
    Kensington lock
    AC Power-in
    8-in-1 Memory Card Reader (SD, SDXC, SDHC, MS, MS-PRO, MMC, MMC+, xD)
    Integrated 10/100/1000 Ethernet LAN
    USB 3.0 (2); USB 2.0 powershare combo (1), Headphone/microphone combo (1)

    Dimensions & Weight
    Height 22.2 – 22.7 mm (0.87” – 0.89”)
    Width 332.0 mm (13.1”)
    Depth 241.3 mm (9.5”)
    Weight: starting weight of 1.76kg (3.9lbs)*