Inspiron 14R Special Edition (7420) Laptop

intel® core™ processors

Mobile entertainment comes alive.

Windows 8 — Stay connected and entertained with the Inspiron 14R Special Edition, featuring a 14” display, fast processors and an anodized aluminum finish, all in a powerfully compact package.
14" l 2.38 kg

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Power you can take with you.
Experience portability and performance like never before. Power your movies, music and games with optional 3rd Gen Intel® Core™ processors, available with Windows 8, up to 8GB* of RAM and other options.
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Your mobile entertainment system.
With an HD webcam and digital microphone, DVD drive, Wireless-N and Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi) technology, you can stay connected and entertained while you’re on the move.
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Seeing is believing.
Enjoy smooth and responsive video playback with the Inspiron™ 14R turbo performance-class graphics.
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Massive appeal in a small package.
With its premium anodized aluminum exterior and matching palm rest, Inspiron™ 14R Special Edition pairs the premium look you want with the portability you demand.
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Hear every detail.
Experience your music library in a completely new way with built-in Skullcandy™ stereo speakers and Waves MaxxAudio® 4 technology.
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Your digital life, all in one place.

Keep your music, videos, photos and more at your fingertips with Dell Stage software. With SyncUP powered by Nero, you can also enjoy the same content on your PC, smartphone and tablet.*
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Complete your Inspiron experience

Your Inspiron is just the start. Look for these great additions when finalizing your purchase.

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Your Inspiron comes pre-loaded with Skype™ Premium for video chatting, McAfee® AntiVirus, and lots more. Add software during checkout to turn your creative vision into reality.
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We’re here and ready to help. Along with your Limited Hardware Warranty*, you can customize a suite of services just right for you (including In-Home Repair after Remote Diagnosis and Accidental Damage Repair).
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Whether you want accessories for work, travel or play, you’ll find what you need at Dell.com. Pick up a Dell ultra-slim monitor with LED, a wireless mouse and keyboard or a Dell All-in-One wireless printer.


  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-3210M Processor (3MB cache, up to 2.9 GHz)
    3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-3612QM Processor (6MB cache, up to 3.1 GHz)

Operating System

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


  • 4GB 1 DIMM (4GB x1) DDR3 1600Mhz
    8GB 2 DIMM (4GB x2) DDR3 1600Mhz


  • Mobile Intel® 7 Series Express Chipset (HM77)

Video Card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M DDR3 2GB


  • 14.0” HD Widescreen, 200-nit (1366x768) 720p
    14.0 “ HD+ widescreen, 200 nit (1600x900)

Audio and Speakers

  • Waves MaxxAudio 4.0 studio-quality sound suite + Skullcandy Speakers (2x 2W)

Hard Drive

  • Up to 1000GB* SATA hard drive (5400RPM)
    Up to 500GB* SATA hard drive (7200RPM)

Optical Drive

  • Internal Tray-load DVD+RW


  • 6-cell 48WHr Li-Ion Battery

    90W AC Power Adapter


  • Native HD 1.0MP webcam with digital microphone


  • Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230 + Bluetooth 4.0

    Wired communications
    Integrated Gigabit ethernet 10/100/1000

Ports, Slots & Chassis

  • Color, Material & Finish

    Anodized Aluminum in Stealth Black with precision-etched honeycomb design.


    Full size, Chiclet- style keyboard; backlit option

    Externally Accessible

    (3) USB 3.0 + (1) USB 3.0 PowerShare
    RJ45 Ethernet
    HDMI™ v1.4a
    Headphone jack
    Microphone jack
    Kensington Security Lock
    AC Power In

    Multi-media Card Reader

    Digital (SD) Memory Card
    Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC)
    Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC) with UHS 50MB/Sec
    Memory Stick (MS)
    Memory Stick PRO (MS Pro)
    Memory Stick XC (MSXC)
    Multi Media Card (MMC)
    Multi Media Card plus (MMC+) Supported in MMC compatibility mode only

    Dimensions & Weight

    Height: 28.88mm – 31.62mm (1.13”-1.24”)
    Width: 347mm  (13.66”)
    Depth: 240mm  (9.45”)
    Starting Wt: 2.386kg (5.26lbs)