Summary: This one is for my daughter,I love the computer, I have three of them. Couple of issues with older version pre-2008 the video card by nvida stinks so if you buy a new mother board and can change it yourself that's great all parts are still available right here on EBAY!!!
Summary: Super fast processor. Much much faster than the old - Fans are very quiet and this machine almost never feels warm even after watching a movie. - Fantastic keyboard. - Very nice sound quality. Sound is better in my headphones than my iPod. - Perfect size.
Excerpt: Overall i'm satisfied with this computer. We've had it for a few years now. We use it mostly for internet, picture use and a little microsoft office work. My 2 biggest "dislikes" are Dell customer service and the screws in the bottom have started falling out... it causes havoc with the computer when i'm trying to use it. :( but i'm not happy that they charge $4 PER screw! Reviewer received a sample of this product.
Excerpt: Ordering a computer online can be an experience. The dell website offers a lot of computers and accessories to suit the needs of all different types of users, from the elementary school student through to professional. The Inspiron 1420 is ment for the typical home user, but due to its size it will likely be popular with those individuals seeking a more powerful mobile platform than the Dell Latitude or a more gaming capable platform than the Latitude D630.
Excerpt: I wouldn't complain about the Laptop that I have bought. I think that Dell is a great company, and I am very happy with my laptop. Also, I heard many people warn me regarding the new interface- Windows Vista. I personally, haven't had any problems with my computer! I'd recommend this laptop to anyone!
Excerpt: I was in the market for a computer in March so a friend hooked me up on a deal for the Insipron 1420. I must admit that I was rather sad when I heard it was a Dell but because it was a mega-deal I went through with it.Boy was I surprised when I received it! Pros Silver finishFast Core 2 Duo processor2 GB of blazing ramDVD burnerLightweight Cons The graphics card is built into (integrated) the motherboard so the gaming performance is nothing to write home about.If you...
Excerpt: I depend on this laptop for most of my needs, it's portable and powerful, I depend on this much more than my desktop, have had little problems with it, but I attribute that to proper maintenance, I have no complaints about this product from my perspective
Excerpt: It is a really good computer. Pretty fast, holds a lot of stuff. Only has occasional issues. Battery lasts a long time, but even on high performance the screen isn't very bright unless it is plugged in.