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Inspiron 17R Laptop

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The Inspiron™ 17R laptop's features and software simplify photo sharing, vacation planning and much more.

  • Bring life closer with a newly designed 17.3-inch wide-screen high-definition display.
  • Expect more with Intel® Core™ i3 and i5 processors.
  • Brighten your world with a premium-brushed finish and vibrant color options.

Inspiron 17R Laptop





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Refined Design
The Inspiron 17R laptop's sleek new design is not only easy on the eyes, it also seamlessly travels by your side without getting in your way.
Sleek Details
Upon opening the Inspiron, your eyes will be immediately drawn to the brushed metal appearance of the smudge-proof palm rest. The keyboard's 10-key numeric keypad makes it easy to work with applications that require data entry or directional moves.

Colorful Choices
Personalize every inch of your Inspiron laptop. Choose from glossy colors: mars black (standard), peacock blue and tomato red
Dell Inspiron 17R Laptop Computer
Dell Inspiron 17R Laptop Computer
Stay Connected
You're always connected anywhere you go with the Inspiron 17R at your side.

Battery Life
Increase your mobility with the optional nine-cell battery, with up to seven hours and 58 minutes of battery life, or choose the standard six-cell battery for up to four hours and two minutes of power.

Always Connected
Get enhanced wireless connectivity with Dell-standard 1501 802.11g/n. Plus, you'll never lose touch with friends and family with the 1.3 MP integrated Webcam and analog microphone.


Take advantage of a wide range of hard drive options. High-capacity hard drives up to 640 GB can store up to 76 hours of high-definition video or up to 160,000 MP3 songs.
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Everything You Need
Watch the Inspiron 17R laptop's high-definition display come to life with these smart and entertaining features.

Delivering incredibly intense performance, the optional ATI Radeon™ HD graphics cards take the Inspiron 17R laptop's high-definition experience to new lifelike levels. And with 1 GB of dedicated graphics memory, work seamlessly with large video files and enjoy graphically rich games.

Processing Power
Take multitasking to new heights with the latest in Intel® processor technology. The new Intel Core i3 and i5 processors automatically allocate processing power when and where you need it most.

Smart Upload
Capture your life as you live it, then share it with the world using the seven-in-one media card reader that enables you to read up to seven different digital media cards.
Simple and Smart Services
Dell DataSafe Online Backup
Dell™ DataSafe Online Backup service offers data protection by enabling customers to back up data to a safe, remote storage site using a broadband connection. Dell DataSafe Online Backup is easy, flexible and secure. After setup, it will automatically back up data to help protect your data from software, hardware and catastrophic failure.

Dell Support Center
Our centrally located, easy-to-use application provides personalized support resources. Conveniently located on your PC's desktop with quick links to service, support and system resources, the Dell Support Center helps keep your system up-to-date and running efficiently through automated fixes for common configuration issues.
Dell Inspiron 17R Laptop Computer


  • Mobile Intel® 5 Series Express Chipset (HM57)

Audio and Speakers

  • 4-Watt (2 x 2W) High Definition Audio 2.0 Stereo Speakers with SRS Premium Sound™
    Built-in microphone

Optical Drive

  • Internal tray-load DVD+/-RW or Blu-ray Disc™ Combo (Read BD, Burn CD/DVD) Drive


  • Up to 3 hours and 37 minutes* of battery life with a 6-cell battery
    Up to 7 hours and 30 minutes* of battery life with a 9-cell battery
    6 cell 48 WHr Li-Ion Battery
    9 cell 90 WHr Li-Ion Battery (optional)


  • 1.3MP Integrated Webcam


  • Wi-Fi Options:
    Standard Dell Wireless 1501 802.11 g/n or
    Dell Wireless 1397 802.11g or
    Dell Wireless 1520 802.11a/g/n or
    Opt. Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6200 802.11 a/g/n
    Opt. Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250 802.11 a/g/n

    Bluetooth Options:
    Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth Internal (2.1) mini-card (optional)

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