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Inspiron 17 (1764) Laptop

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Dell Inspiron 17

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Fun just got a whole new look. The Dell Inspiron 17 laptop is more refined — from its streamlined thin and light design down to its powerful features.

  • Power up with Intel’s new optional Core i3 and i5 processors.
  • Personalize yours with a choice of 3 color options or 200+ artist design options.
  • Widen your perspective with the 17.3" Hi-def, widescreen LED display.
  • Get up to 8 hours and 1 minute of battery life* with the optional 9-cell battery.
  • Experience SRS Premium Sound and a built in 10-key number pad.

Inspiron 17 (1764) Laptop
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Dell Inspiron 17 Laptop Computer

A Whole New Look

The Dell Inspiron 17 has a whole new look that is sure to please the eye.

Fine tuned design
The new sleek design of the Dell Inspiron 17 is slimmer and lighter than its predecessors. With a preliminary starting weight of 6.35lbs* with a 6-cell battery and a mere 1.31" thin, it’s easy to carry from room to room.

Sleek details
Upon opening the Dell Inspiron 17, your eyes will be immediately drawn to the brushed metal appearance of the 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 Dell Inspiron 17. Choose from 3 glossy color options: Obsidian Black, Ice Blue and Promise Pink. With every purchase of a Promise Pink Dell Inspiron 17 laptop, Dell will donate $5.00 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure® , one of the world’s largest nonprofit breast cancer organizations. Simply pick your color or design to match your personal style.
Dell Inspiron 17 Laptop Computer
Dell Inspiron 17 Laptop Computer

Big-Screen Portability

Don’t let the screen fool you — the Dell Inspiron 17 is no desktop. From the display to the entertainment features, the Dell Inspiron 17 packs desktop performance inside a clean portable design. So go ahead and enjoy its mobile features, like staying connected even when you’re only moving from room to room.

Long battery life
Increase your mobility with the optional 9-cell battery, with up to 8 hours and 1 minute of battery life* or choose the standard 6-cell battery for up to 4 hours and 1 minute of power*.

Stay connected
Get enhanced wireless connectivity* with Dell’s standard 802.11b/g and optional 802.11n or an Intel® half mini card.

Storage
Take advantage of a wide range of hard drive options. High-capacity hard drives up to 500GB* can store up to 60 hours of Hi-def video* or up to 125,000 MP3 songs*. Or save time managing your videos and big files by choosing a superfast 5,400-RPM hard drive.
Dell Inspiron 17 Laptop Computer

Powerful Confidence

Packed full of features, the Dell Inspiron 17 has the power to keep up with your on-the-go lifestyle.

Graphics
Delivering incredibly intense performance, the optional ATI Radeon HD 4330 graphics card takes the Dell Inspiron 17’s Hi-def experience to new lifelike levels. And with 1GB* of optional dedicated graphics memory*, work seamlessly with large video files and enjoy graphically rich games. (*Available February 2010.)

New processing power
Take multi-tasking to new heights with the latest in Intel® processor technology options. The Intel® Core i3 and i5 processors automatically allocate processing power when and where you need it most to give you performance for the most demanding multitasking.

Smart upload
Capture your life as you live it — then share it with the world using the 7-in-1 media card reader that allows you to read up to 7 different digital media cards.

Simple and Smart Services

Dell DataSafe Online
Our optional 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 is designed to be easy, flexible and secure. After setup, it will automatically back up data and help protect against software, hardware and catastrophic failure.

Dell Remote Access
Enjoy what’s on your home PC from almost anywhere. With Dell Remote Access* Basic, you can easily access photos, music, movies and more on your home system using another Internet-connected computer. No more waiting until you get home to get the files you need!

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. Helps keep your system up-to-date and running efficiently through automated fixes for common configuration issues.
Dell Inspiron 17 Laptop Computer

Audio and Speakers

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

Optical Drive

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

Power

  • 6 cell 49 WHr Li-Ion Battery

    9 cell 85 WHr Li-Ion Battery (optional)

Camera

  • 1.3MP Integrated Webcam with Integrated Microphone (standard)

Wireless

  • Wi-Fi Options:

    Dell Wireless 1397 802.11g Mini-Card

    Dell Wireless 1520 Wireless-N Mini-Card

    Bluetooth Options:

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

Ports, Slots & Chassis

  • Externally Accessible

    (4) USB 2.0 compliant ports

    Integrated network connector 10/100 LAN (RJ45)

    VGA Port
     
    AC adapter connector Audio jacks (1 line-out, 1 Mic-in)

    Optional 7-in-1 Media Card Reader

    Digital (SD) Memory Card
     
    Hi-Capacity Secure Digital (SDHC)

    Hi-Density Secure Digital (SDHD)

    Multi Media Card (MMC)

    Memory Stick (MS)

    Memory Stick PRO (MS Pro)

    xD Picture Card (xD)

    Dimensions & Weight

    Width: 16.54" (420.0mm)

    Height: 0.81" (20.0mm) front / 1.31" (33.3mm) back

    Depth: 10.87" (276.0mm)

    Starting weight: Starting weight of 6.35 lbs* (2.89 kg) (17.3" HD display, 6 cell battery).

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