With the 12.1” Vostro™ 1220, you can get full-featured ultra-portability and business-minded security at a price that respects your budget.
Portability You Can Afford : Get unlimited portability and full-featured functionality without the luxury price.
Built-in Mobility : Help reduce dead spots and stay connected wherever business takes you with next-generation 802.11 draft-n wireless*.
Security for Small Business : Help prevent unauthorized access, malicious attacks and loss with flexible security options
Specialized Service & Support : All Vostro laptops include a 30-Day guarantee , 1-year limited hardware warranty* and specially trained technical support for small business.
Free Videoconferencing : Choose an integrated webcam and microphone and get Dell Video Chat* videoconferencing software free. Dell Video Chat provides your business with a free, easy-to-use, high-quality videoconferencing and voice-calling solution.
Energy-Conscious Performance : Add an energy-saving WLED premium panel, and get ENERGY STAR® 5.0 qualified product out of the box.
Discover Full-Featured Affordability
It may sport a sensible price tag, but the Vostro 1220 lets you choose the features that are right for you and your business. One thing the Vostro 1220 won’t give you is preinstalled trialware—so you can get to work quickly using only the features you need.
Customize core features to fit your needs, including optional energy-efficient WLED premium-panel screen, 2 striking finishes (Obsidian Black or Cherry Red), or solid-state drives for 3 times the reliability of traditional hard drives*
Easily exchange data with colleagues or between devices via the 3-in-1 media reader, or use the 3 USB ports for easy data transfer and fast connection to printers, external audio systems and other peripherals.
Add service & support for peace of mind now and later. Options include Dell On-Site System Setup* to help you get your new laptop up and running quickly, and CompleteCare*™ Accidental Damage Service* for reliable service when accidents happen.
Achieve More Wherever Work Takes You
With its compact 12.1” screen, 3.36lb/1.52kg* starting weight and choice of two bright finishes, the Vostro 1220 makes an easy travel companion. Equally, smart mobility options under the hood—from long-life batteries to videoconferencing solutions—help to put you beyond the reach of ordinary ultra-portables.
Get more done Enjoy over 9 hours of battery life (with optional 6 cell battery, LED display and solid state drive) and Dell’s Extended Battery Service option.
Enjoy remote collaboration in and out of the office via the optional 1.3 megapixel camera and digital microphone with Dell Video Chat software. Only Dell offers a complete videoconferencing solution pre-built into its small-business laptops.
Stay in touch on the road and in the office: Connect fast with 802.11 draft-n wireless LAN, or with Mobile Broadband external solution* (optional). Future scalability with WiMAX (U.S. only) or get wired connectivity where broadband isn’t an option with a standard internal modem.
Protect Your Critical Business Data
No one wants to think about the lost productivity or recovery efforts involved with data breaches or system failures. From safeguarding the information on your hard disks to providing critical data- and system-recovery options, the Vostro 1220 offers a host of security options to help keep you focused on business.
Defend your laptop against prying eyes and data theft with easy-to-use security options such as a fingerprint reader and hard-disk data encryption (TPM, FDE or Wave).
Protect critical data using one of several hard-drive options: 7200prm SATA with free-fall sensor to help protect your hard drive from damage caused by accidental drops, or solid state drives for extreme performance, higher reliability1 and a long lifecycle rating.
Shield internal components with the comfortable, spill-resistant keyboard, which helps to protect your Vostro 1220 against accidental liquid damage.
Safeguard proprietary information with Dell’s Data Backup and Recovery Manager or by subscribing to services such as Dell ProSupport* Hard Drive Data Recovery, Dell ProSupport* Certified Data Destruction Service and Dell DataSafe Online.
Intel® GM45 Express chipset
Tray load: 8X DVD+/-RW, Tray load: Blu-ray™ BD Combo (Blu-ray ROM & DVD+/- RW) Or no optical travel module
4-cell 32 WHr Lithium Ion 6-cell 60 WHr Lithium Ion ( optional )
Optional Packages: Fingerprint Reader with DigitalPersona® Software 250GB* Encrypted HDD with Wave® Software Fingerprint Reader, Trusted Platform Module* (TPM) 1.2, and 250GB* Encrypted HDD with Wave Software
1 speaker Capacitive buttons for media controls Integrated 1.3 MP camera with digital microphone, Dell Webcam Central and Dell Video Chat software* ( optional)
Embedded Internal Modem ( standard ) Integrated Wired — Gigabit Ethernet Network ( standard ); Bluetooth® — Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth 2.1 ( optional ) Wireless LAN — 802.11 a/g/n ( optional ) Wimax / WiFi Mini Card ( optional, US only )
Ports, Slots & Chassis
Externally Accessible 15-pin VGA video connector Network connector (RJ45) RJ11 (3) USB 2.0 compliant 4-pin ports AC adapter connector Headphone jack Microphone jack 3-in-1 card reader 34 mm ExpressCard slot Kensington Lock Wireless Switch Dimensions & Weight*:
Width: 11.57" / 294mm Height: 0.93-1.48" / 23.5-37.6mm Depth: 9" / 228.7 Preliminary weight Staring weight: 1.52kg / 3.36 lbs With a 4-cell battery, Solid State Drive, premium LED and air bay
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 Mail-In Repair Service 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.
Computrace Theft Protection - Tracks stolen systems and remotely wipes sensitive data
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.
Dell Network Assistant – Connect your office to ease file-sharing, maintain security and manage devices on the network.
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.
Vostro's maintenance services and support tools help prevent downtime and potential disaster by keeping your systems running at peak performance.
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.
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.
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.
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 Business Credit: OFFER VARIES BY CREDITWORTHINESS AS DETERMINED BY LENDER. Offered by WebBank to Small and Medium Business customers with approved credit. Taxes, shipping and other charges are extra and vary. Minimum monthly payments are the greater of $15 or 2.5% of account balance.
Promotional Rate for Lifetime of Purchase(s): Available on qualifying Tablets of $699 or more when purchased using Dell Business Credit on June 3, 2013 through June 30, 2013. Minimum purchase amount required. Minimum monthly payments are required during the promotional period. Qualifying purchases will receive a promotional rate of 3.99% for the lifetime of the qualifying purchase(s) amount. Promotional rate is valid only when account remains in good standing; default rate will be applied for failure to make payments when due.
Promotional Rate for Lifetime of Purchase(s): Available on qualifying All-In-Ones of $599 or more when purchased using Dell Business Credit on June 3, 2013 through June 30, 2013. Minimum purchase amount required. Minimum monthly payments are required during the promotional period. Qualifying purchases will receive a promotional rate of 3.99% for the lifetime of the qualifying purchase(s) amount. Promotional rate is valid only when account remains in good standing; default rate will be applied for failure to make payments when due.
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