Vostro 1088 Laptop

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Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop







At a Glance; Vostro 1088 Laptop

At a Glance

The affordable 14" Vostro™ 1088 is packed with great technology to help keep you connected*, productive and worry-free.

Versatile, Mobile Connectivity

From boardrooms to coffee shops to airports and beyond, the portable, flexible Vostro 1088 helps you stay connected and minimize downtime.

Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Excellent Wireless Connectivity
Excellent Wireless Connectivity: Next-generation draft Wireless-N Wi-Fi helps reduce dead spots so you can connect wherever your business takes you.*
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Flexible Data Transfer
Flexible Data Transfer: Use the 5-in-1 Media Card Reader to transfer pictures, video, presentations and data to and from your laptop with a flash card.
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Cordless Peripherals
Cordless Peripherals: Connect wireless keyboards, mice and headsets using optional Bluetooth® connectivity.
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Mobile Connectivity

Productivity-Boosting Features

The affordable Vostro 1088 takes advantage of the latest technology so you can take care of your business, whether you're at your desk or on the road.

Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Productivity-Boosting Features
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Advanced Graphics Power
Advanced Graphics Power: ATI Radeon™ HD 4530 512MB discrete graphics to handle graphics-intensive applications.
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Dual-Core Processing
Dual-Core Processing: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processors and latest-generation Intel® 45 Express chipset provide great productivity.
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Easy Remote Collaboration
Easy Remote Collaboration: Videoconference online with the optional 2.0 megapixel camera, digital microphone
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Lightweight LED Screen
Lightweight LED Screen: Energy-efficient 14" WLED screen for crisp viewing.

Reliability, Durability & Support

From purchase and setup to support options, the Vostro 1088 is designed to help you keep your focus on your business, not PC management.

Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Easy to Choose and Deploy
Easy to Choose and Deploy: Whether you're buying one PC or multiple units, Vostro is designed specifically for small businesses (no IT staff required)
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Specialized Service & Support
Specialized Service & Support: All Vostro laptops include a 30-day guarantee*, 1-year limited hardware warranty* and specially trained technical support for small business.
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Attractive, Durable Exterior
Attractive, Durable Exterior: Durably constructed to withstand everyday wear and tear, with 3 color options to suit your sense of style.
Dell Vostro 1088 Laptop - Additional Peace of Mind
Additional Peace of Mind: Choose optional Dell On-Site System Setup* to help you get your new laptop up and running quickly and optional CompleteCare*™ Accidental Damage Service for reliable coverage when accidents happen.


  • Up to Intel® Core™ 2 Duo Mobile or Celeron®

Operating System ​ (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)

  • Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit
    Windows 7 Professional 32-Bit
    Windows Vista Home Basic 32-Bit
    Windows 7 Professional 32-Bit with Downgrade Rights Service to Windows XP Professional
    Ubuntu Linux


  • DDR2, 800MHz, Two slots up to 4GB


  • Intel® 45 Express chipset

Video Card

  • ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 4330 (Discrete) 512MB


  • 14.0 inch Wide Display HD (1366 x 768) w/anti-glare (coming soon) or TrueLife™

Hard Drive

  • 5400RPM up to 320GB

Optical Drive

  • 8X DVD+/-RW


  • 6-cell Lithium Ion Primary Battery
    90 Watt AC Adapter


  • 1 speaker
    Integrated 2.0 MP camera with digital microphone


  • Wireless LAN — 802.11b/g/n
    Dell Wireless Bluetooth™ module (Optional)
    Integrated Wired — Gigabit Ethernet network standard; Integrated Modem

Built for small business. Built for how you work.
Vostro laptop solutions provide the combination of hardware, services and software that small business users want.

  • Dedicated small business-trained sales and service representatives, 24x7x365
  • Pre-selected software tailored to meet your business needs
  • Peace of mind with services like Dell Network Assistant, Automated PC TuneUp, DellConnect™ *, and Advanced Configuration Services
  • A 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee

All Vostro laptops include:

  • One-year limited warranty* with Return Services and Hardware Warranty* Support for the length of the warranty* term.
  • Remote Troubleshooting and Repair with DellConnect™ (via broadband connection)
  • One-year Online Data Back Up (10GB) to easily back up and protect your data
  • One-Year Automated PC TuneUp subscription to help keep your system running at peak performance
  • Easy setup, optimization, and troubleshooting of simple wired and wireless network connections with Dell Network Assistant


Vostro Services and Support

You asked for a complete package. We listened.

Vostro was created with your small business in mind, which is why Dell offers comprehensive services and support specifically designed for your business. Dell has created tools and services to help you with installation, maintenance and repair tasks. You can be confident that you will have the level of support you need to help keep your business running smoothly.


Introducing Dell ProSupport – Faster, more reliable support services designed to address the technology challenges you face today. This new support portfolio is focused on your needs, time demands and budgets.

Dell ProSupport starts with the Dell ProSupport for non-IT Professionals Service Model, designed to take care of both you and your employees’ IT needs 7x24.

Dell ProSupport for non-IT Professionals includes:

  • 7x24 direct break-fix hardware support for your employees
  • "How-to" support on popular software applications such as Norton AntiVirus, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Small Business Server, Intuit QuickBooks, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Access to a certified technician in two minutes or less

Next, further customize your support solution by taking advantage of the Dell ProSupport Options below that align to how you use your technology.

  • CompleteCover™ Accidental Damage Service* - Repairs or replaces accidentally damaged systems.
  • Computrace Theft Protection - Tracks stolen systems and remotely wipes sensitive data

Support Rep

Installation Services

Dell’s installation services give you the tools you need to get your systems up and running as fast as possible so you can focus on more important business matters.

Standard Services:

  • Dell Network Assistant – Connect your office to ease file-sharing, maintain security and manage devices on the network.
Optional Services:
  • On-Site System Setup*- Choose custom hardware, software and peripherals for your new PCs, then let Dell professionals install them for you.
  • Advanced Configuration Services – Go beyond basic hard drive configurations and save time during system setup. Choose from a variety of factory-customized hard drive partitions for your new Vostro.

Installation Services

Dell Vostro Laptop Support Center


Maintenance Services

Vostro's maintenance services and support tools help prevent downtime and potential disaster by keeping your systems running at peak performance.

Standard Services:
  • One-year Subscription 10GB Dell DataSafe™ Online Backup – Protect your data by backing up your files to a safe, remote storage site. Relax knowing that your critical data is safe from hardware, software and catastrophic events. Protect, share and access your files on your computer.
  • One-year Automated PC TuneUp Subscription – Simplify setup, regular maintenance and troubleshooting problems with PC TuneUp. Simply choose a date and time that works best for you, and Automated PC TuneUp will perform regularly-scheduled PC maintenance tasks so that can help you get optimal performance and security from your Dell system.
  • Dell Support Center – Search no more for your services tools. Dell Support Center is one central location that houses the tools you need for making them easy to find and easy to use.
  • Dell Support 3.4 - Keep your system in optimal working order by constantly monitoring, identifying known errors and presenting you with auto-fixes before you even realize a problem exists. You tailor the level of support that’s right for you.
Optional Services:
  • For moderate to heavy users, upgrade your One-year 10GB Online DataSafe Backup subscription to 20GB or 100GB. You can receive the same benefits that the standard service offers with room to grow.




Dell makes it easy to get help fast when your business needs it. All Vostro systems include a standard One-year parts and labor Limited Warranty, with the option to extend it for up to 4 years.

Standard Services:
  • One-year Hardware Warranty* – Get the assistance you need when you need it with Mail-In Service – parts, labor and limited warranty.
  • DellConnect* – Whether you’re on the road, or in the office, Dell can troubleshoot and repair your system remotely through an Internet connection.
Optional Services:
  • Extended Hardware Warranty* - Extend your limited warranty* up to 4 years and upgrade your service to Next-Business-Day On-site service to protect your IT systems from: costly downtime, changing business needs, lost productivity, high cost of out-of-warranty repairs.
  • Next Business Day On-Site Service – Get the assistance you need when you need it with Next Business Day On-Site* service – parts, labor and limited warranty.


Dell Vostro Laptop Warranty

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