Subjectively, the machine feels light and is very easy to carry, even with the extended, 8-cell battery, which will be discussed in greater detail later on. Find More Posts by S I find it fine, but if you suspect you might find it small, check it out at a Dell kiosque. The soundcard does provide stereo sound, as you would expect given the fact there are two speakers! The lid hinge feels solid and is still easy to open, the CD tray is not overly wobbly and there are not buttons or ports that look like they re begging to fall off or cause problems after a few months of use. I’m assuming there is a generic drive out there, somewhere, that does the trick.

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Dell m next to an iPod for size comparison view larger image Screen Dell Inspiron m screen view larger image The m has a jaw-dropping If you re on a budget and only need a basic configuration then it s even cheaper. I was very surprised by its size when I first took it out of the plain old Dell updatee.

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There are a lot of other ultraportables around, but I soon found out that a lot of them made sacrifices in the performance department for a smaller case. Full-featured with a two spindle device design, a fast Intel Pentium M processor, and a If the word format and hard drive put together scares you, then don t pay attention dsll what I just said.


This means you get a mirror effect from the screen so you have to train your eyes not to focus on the inevitable reflection that will occur. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. For those reasons, I would highly recommend this machine. If yes, please explain the steps here guys.

You re literally forced to buy an extended life battery or carry an extra battery. Audio 1 Download drivers to improve the performance of your Dell audio components such as sound cards and speakers. Small screen — The screen is only Good news, the optical drive is modular on the m, as is the way with most Inspiron notebooks.

It attracts dust and fingerprints fingerprints more because whenever I see a spec of dust, I try and brush it off gently with my finger but then I mess up and the display gets a fingerprint Luckily, Dell has included some wipes that, when done properly, work well. Yes, 2 hours of use is what I got in my experience with the provided 4-cell battery.

No Legacy ports — If you have some peripherals such as old printers, mousse, keyboards…etc. I wasn t going to use it for code development or as a web server so it s all I needed.

The VGA and S-Video out are also welcome ports, overall the port layout and options for the m are good for a smaller sized notebook.

Luckily, there are two of them, so the speakers are decent, but by no means will these replace your 5. Diagnostics 2 Download utilities for testing and troubleshooting your Dell computer and attached devices.


I just don’t have anywhere else to go really. Inputs and Ports and Layout Let s take a tour of what s on each side of this notebook: Sonic Solutions Record Now 7.

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I understand Dell doesn’t support this model for Vista or Win7. The difference between the two is that the m features a I have heard of people calling Dell and purposely complaining about faults of the machine not defects so that they can get free merchandise.

Battery test results 8-cell battery: Similar help and support threads. There is only glare when the display is off.

These processors are extremely fast; in fact, mine is equivalent to around a 3. The only glare I find is when the screen is all one color, otherwise, I can barely notice it.

Dell Inspiron m Review (pics, specs)

There are some white trimmings on this notebook so updare has a clean look and does borrow a bit from the styling of Apple s PowerBook. And if any specific driver need to be installed, I request you Front view of Dell Inspiron m view larger image Design The Inspiron m is unlike any other Inspiron in it s look and design.

Want to run Win7 on Dell m, what HW changes are needed?