Dell unveils a 17-inch 2-in-1 along with Inspiron series refresh

The world's first 17-inch 2-in-1 laptop is priced from $749 onwards

Published Date
01 - Jun - 2016
| Last Updated
01 - Jun - 2016
Dell unveils a 17-inch 2-in-1 along with Inspiron series refresh

At Computex 2016, Dell has introduced its range of new Inspiron 2-in-1s, of which the Inspiron\-17 7000 2-in-1 gained the maximum attention. Along with the 17-inch variant, Dell also unveiled the compact 13-inch and 15-inch versions of the Inspiron 7000. All three models are powered by Intel's 6th generation Core processors and are priced at $749 onward. The hybrid laptops also feature an infrared camera with support for Windows Hello log-on on Windows 10. 

The world's first 17-inch 2-in-1 hybrid laptop

Along with the 360-degree hinge, other specifications of the hybrids in the 7000 series include an aluminum design, a Full HD resolution display, standard backlit keyboard, USB Type-C port that is compatible with power companions and DisplayPort monitors, Waves MaxxAudio Pro audio and dedicated a NVIDIA's GeForce 940M for superior graphic performance. The Inspiron 13, 15 & 17 7000 2-in-1s will be available in the United States from June 2 and globally in upcoming months.

Dell, refreshing its existing entry level 3000 series, introduced an 11-inch Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1 that features a 1366x768 display, USB 3.0, an Intel Core M3 processor, and is priced at $249 onward. On the other hand, in its 5000 mainstream series, Dell has added the 13-inch and 15-inch version of the 2-in-1s, with an option to upgrade to an SSD, 16GB DDR4 Dual channel memory, and an infrared camera for Windows Hello support over the 11-inch Inspiron 3000 ones. With the specification upgrade, you also get seven colour options to choose from in the 5000 series 2-in-1s that are priced from $529 onwards. 

13-inch and 15-inch versions of Dell Inspiron 5000 series

The company also refreshed their regular notebook lineup with new 15-inch and 17-inch Inspiron 5000 Series with options of Intel or AMD processors, and the ability to add an infrared camera to the 15-inch model. The pricing for these has not been revealed just yet by Dell, but both will be available globally with a wide range of colour options later this year.

The Inspiron 5000 series now comes in various colour options to choose from