Editors Liked

  • Decent application performance, Highcontrast, Full HD, IPS screen, Attractive aluminum casing, Very good battery runtimes
  • Almost 9 hours of battery life. Speedy. 1080p HD screen. 10-point touch display
  • The Dell Inspiron 14 7000 series provides very good performance and nearly 8 hours of battery life in an attractive, thin aluminum body. It's wellpriced for what you're getting, particularly the highestend configuration
  • Solid performance, Affordable, Attractive design, Portable form factor
  • Excellent battery runtimes, Aluminum case, Touch display, Good touchpad
  • Long-running battery, High-resolution display, Sleek aluminum enclosure
  • The Dell Inspiron 14 7000 Series offers mainstream laptop buyers a more stylish option than lower-end Inspirons. It's well-priced for its design and configuration, which includes an aluminum body that's barely more than half an inch thick, a 1080p touc

Editors Didn't Like

  • No maintenance cover
  • Pricey. Bouncy screen. Only two USB 3.0 ports. Keyboard backlighting is fuzzy
  • The $800 entry version does not have a fullHD screen and it will cost you $200 more to get a configuration that does. It has a lean port and connection assortment and older 802.11n WiFi instead of 802.11ac
  • Shallow viewing angles, Keyboard flexes, No SSD option, Poor audio quality
  • Poor upgradeability, Loud under load, Unusual keyboard, Low display resolution
  • Uncomfortably sharp edges on bottom panel, Dull display, Uneven keyboard backlighting
  • Dell offers just two hardware configurations and no option with a hybrid or solid-state drive. Battery life is decent, but not quite the nearly 9 hours Dell quotes