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Inspiron 17R Special Edition Laptop

Your ultimate entertainment system.

Power player — 3rd Gen Intel® Core™ processors, Windows 8 and a 17.3" screen with optional Full HD and 3D*. NVIDIA® GeForce® discrete graphics included.
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Features & Design

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Entertainment power
Up to 3rd Gen Intel® Core™ i7 quad core processors: Balance powerful processing with efficient power use — even when you’re running multiple programs at once.

Windows® 8 operating system: From home networking to running the latest programs, Windows® 8 can help make your laptop even more versatile.

Up to 8 GB of DDR3 memory* : Get smooth multi-tasking between multiple applications with up to 8GB of DDR3 SDRAM at 1600 MHz*.

Dual large-capacity hard drives: Dual internal hard-disc drives offer even greater storage.
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Stunning visuals
Performance-class graphics Full HD display Optional 3D*
With 2GB* NVIDIA® GeForce graphics, you'll enjoy more detailed photo and video editing, seamless streaming video and graphics-intensive PC gaming.With an expansive 17.3'' Full HD display, you can easily browse multiple web pages and run applications side by side on the high-resolution widescreen. With optional 3D display and NVIDIA® 3D Vision Technology, you can turn your Inspiron 17R Special Edition laptop into the ultimate 3D entertainment center. 
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Premium style
With its Stealth Black anodized aluminum exterior and matching palm rest, plus a standard backlit keyboard with 10-key number pad, Inspiron 17R Special Edition pairs the sleek look you want with the power you demand.
Flash memory drive
With an optional mSATA flash memory drive (32GB) * 1 and Intel® Rapid Start* and Intel® Smart Response Technology*, you can go from sleep mode to checking email, surfing the web and listening to music in seconds. Intel® Rapid Start Smart Response technology dynamically recognizes and stores your most frequently used applications and files on the optional mSATA flash memory drive so they load faster and use less power to do it.
Inspiron 17R SE–7720
HD video streaming
Optional Blu-ray Disc™ drive 
Intel® WiDi capable
HD webcam and digital microphone 
Enjoy the sharp detail and rich video playback you can only get from a Blu-ray Disc™ drive.Get the big picture. Sit back and enjoy your favorite content in Full HD on your TV with great image clarity and sound — no cables required. * Your video chats will sound as good as they look with an HD webcam and built-in digital microphone.
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Enhanced audio
Skullcandy™ speakers: Listen to your favorite tunes with the rich clarity of built-in Skullcandy™ speakers. Your Inspiron 17R Special Edition even has a built-in subwoofer, so you can enjoy your music on your laptop just as you would on your home stereo system.

Waves MaxxAudio® 4: From crisp highs to warm lows, MaxxAudio® 4 gives you total control over your laptop’s audio response, offering a complete audio processing suite featuring volume leveling, audio enhancement and speaker protection.
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Expert help: Award-winning service is standard with America’s Best Support.

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Accessories & Services

Essential accessories for your Inspiron 17R Special Edition
Essential accessories for your Inspiron 17R Special Edition
You can maximize the versatility and performance of your Inspiron 17R Special Edition with essential accessories like a durable backpack to protect your Inspiron 17 on the go, a Dell wireless mouse and a portable hard drive. Look for these great products and more at checkout.
Dell Energy Backpack
Dell Energy Backpack
Take your laptop anywhere with a durable, lightweight backpack made from weather-resistant materials. A protected neoprene compartment keeps up to 17'' laptops secure, and zippered and mesh pockets keep small items within easy reach.

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Dell WM311 Wireless Optical Mouse
Dell WM311 Wireless Optical Mouse
Carry precise 1000dpi optical tracking with you wherever you go. This cordless 3-button mouse comes in a variety of colors to match your unique style and is ready for anywhere plug and play.

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Dell 1TB External Portable Hard Drive
Dell 1TB External Portable Hard Drive
Free up your system’s 1TB* hard drive and share and take your photos and movies securely with you wherever you go. USB 3.0* transfers files with super speed.

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Your Inspiron 17R Special Edition comes with Americas Best Standard Support
Your Inspiron 17R Special Edition comes with America’s Best Standard Support
90 days Premium Phone Support: 24x7 advanced phone support for hardware and software issues (including support for 3rd party software). You can count on us for a great experience and rapid support.

One year In-Home Service after Remote diagnosis*Have a technician and/or part dispatched to your home following remote diagnosis if the issue is covered by Dell’s Limited Hardware Warranty. *

Dell Cloud Data Tools, now standard on all PCs: Never be without your data, no matter where you are. PCmover, Dell Backup and Recovery and PocketCloud all come standard so you can securely store, share and access files.
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Look for these additional services at checkout
Accidental Damage Service*: Let us repair or replace your system in the event of an accident. Accidental Damage service covers surges and screen breaks, liquid spills, accidental drops and falls.

LoJack® for Laptops *: This theft recovery service helps track, locate and recover your stolen laptop, and everything that comes with it. (Excludes desktops.)

Ratings & Reviews

"Best big-screen Notebook."
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