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Features & Design
Available with Windows 8.1 – designed for a smooth, versatile PC experience.
A great performer Whether you’re enjoying movies and games or staying in touch with friends online, you’ll appreciate the performance of the Inspiron 17R, featuring up to 3rd Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processors. Find Out More
The best of both worlds The Inspiron 17R combines the power of a desktop with the thin (around 1")* design of a laptop to enable you to work and play your way. Find Out More
Make it yours Make a statement with a brushed aluminum finish and express your style with a sleek look. Find Out More
Sit back and enjoy the show Watch your movies, games and videos come to life on the Inspiron 17R’s HD+ Truelife display and tray-load optical drive. Connect to your HDMI-capable TV or monitor for even more entertainment options. Find Out More
Essential features Foster your creative side or enjoy your favorite media. The choice is yours with the Inspiron 17R featuring a spacious hard drive, 8-in-1 media card, USB 3.0, 10-key number pad and more. Find Out More Avoid interruptions, thanks to long battery life Maintain your charge and get more done with long battery life.
Designed for the real world — because that's where life happens. We want you to love your new PC for years to come. That's why we test every Inspiron laptop for reliability not just in the places where you expect it, but for the open road ahead.
Turn up the heat: From locker rooms to locked cars, we test Inspiron laptops for survival in harsh short-term heat conditions of up to 65 °C/149 °F.
Everything hinges on it: We test Inspiron laptop hinges to ensure they still feel tight, even after opening and closing the lid 20,000 times.
Keys to success: We test commonly used keys for 10 million keystrokes and touch pad buttons 1 million times with no failure. So go ahead, finish your novel.
Buttoned up: No matter what you set your power and multimedia buttons to do, we've tested them all to survive up to 40,000 pushes with no problems.
Twist and turn: Call us excessive, but after twisting every Inspiron laptop's base and lid more than 25,000 times, we can assure you the parts inside are well protected.
Always a good fit: You'll probably never need to remove and reinstall your Inspiron's battery 750 times, but you can rest easy knowing that we've tested even that.
Your Inspiron laptop comes preloaded with anti-virus and videoconference software to help you stay protected and connected.
We’re here and ready to help. In addition to America’s Best Standard Support (90 days Premium Phone Support and 1 year of In-Home Service After Remote Diagnosis),* Dell offers protection options including Accidental Damage Service,* LoJack for Laptops®* and McAfee® SecurityCenter.
Whether you want accessories for work, travel or play, you’ll find what you need at Dell.com. Pick up an ultraslim Dell monitor, a wireless mouse or an all-in-one printer at checkout to maximize your laptop’s mobile potential.
Drivers, Manuals & Support
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