Dell Inspiron 14 5400, 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop with i7-1065G7, (i5400-7128GRY-PUS) Review

Dell Inspiron 14 5400, 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop 

Dell Inspiron 14 5400 2-in-1 Touchscreen FHD Convertible Laptop

Titan grey-metal Dell Inspiron 14 5400 (i5400-7128GRY-PUS) is a 2-in-1, convertible modern laptop with a Full HD touch display. The technical specs include the latest tenth generation Intel i7-1065G7 processor, 12GB DDR4 SDRAM for multitasking power, 512GB Solid State Drive, Windows 10 Home operating system and modern connectivity ports.

You have the option to purchase the Inspiron 14 5400 with the tenth generation Intel i5-1035G1 processor and a smaller 256GB Solid State Drive at roughly 110 dollars cheaper at the moment. This 2-in-1 Dell Inspiron laptop comes with a single sign-in fingerprint reader built into the keyboard with the Windows Hello. You can use it in 4 different flexible viewing modes of laptop, stand, tent, tablet and anything in between, around its 360-degree rotating solid hinge.

The Intel Core i7-1065G7 works at a base speed of 1.3GHz for your usual simple daily tasks, that goes all the way up to 3.9GHz with the turbo boost function as needed by the more challenging tasks. It is a quad core processor that runs 8 threads in parallel with hyper-threading and is quite a capable one. The average CPU PassMark benchmark score for the quarter 2 of 2019 release processor is 8983 which makes it an advanced processor that will handle most tasks that you throw at it easily. It offers smooth multitasking and stable performance in a very portable and flexible package.

You can do more and faster without needing to wait with this 10th generation processor that also offers great multitasking power. You’re also getting the 12GB DDR4 SDRAM memory at 3200 MHz that will let you run a few apps while having several browser tabs open at the same time. 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive offers a decent storage amount for your different files including videos and music and very high speed that you’ll Dell Inspiron 14 5400 2-in-1 Touchscreen Convertible Laptopfeel in whatever you do on the computer. The typical TDP- Thermal Design Power of 15 watts despite all the power is good for the all day battery life.

It has a beautiful 14-inch Full HD LED-backlit touch display with narrow bezels, a 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution and wide viewing angles offered by the IPS panel. Iris Plus G7 is the built-in graphics card on this i7 processor with an overall performance level slightly more than the Radeon Vega 10 and more or less equal to the entry level NVIDIA MX150. It lets you play the not so demanding games like Rocket League, Rainbow 6 Siege or Fortnite at reduced details. Silver Dell Inspiron 14 5400 weighs 3.57 pounds and measures 12.77 x 8.78 x 0.74 inches- is slim, lightweight and portable.

There is no Optical Drive on this laptop but good connectivity overall, including the latest 802.11ax wireless (WiFi 6), Bluetooth 5.0, 2 x USB 3.2 gen 1 Type A ports, a USB 3.2 Type-C port, an HDMI 1.4b output, an SD Media Card Reader, a Headphone/Microphone combo, a wedge-shaped lock slot and a power jack. The brand new design webcam shutter helps protect your privacy when you’re using the computer. It has a clean looking palm rest design with the vent holes built into the hinge and Power button. You have the convenient lid sensor on this laptop that lets you turn on the machine from both powered down or hibernation modes by just opening the lid and log in automatically by your touch. It is great value for money overall and we’re happy to recommend it if you have the budget.

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