Dell is the newest PC maker to unveil a $199 laptop computer
Usually talking, tech corporations use CES as a chance to unveil their newest and biggest: their highest-res TVs; their thinnest and lightest laptops; driverless-iest automobiles. This yr, although, Dell appears to be taking a special tack. Twelve months after its XPS thirteen flagship was named a Better of CES finalist, the corporate is returning to Vegas with one thing a little decrease-finish. Meet the Inspiron eleven 3000 collection, an eleven.6-inch laptop computer priced at $199. As you possibly can think about, the specs you get for the cash are fairly modest: an Intel Celeron or Pentium processor, 2GB to 4GB of RAM and a 1,366 x 768 show.
At this worth, it has a number of different rivals, together with the HP Stream eleven, which boasts an analogous function set and colourful plastic design. Whereas some rival machines solely embrace 32GB or so of constructed-in storage, thereby forcing you to depend on the cloud, the Inspiron eleven has an choice for both a 128GB SSD or a 500GB exhausting drive. For people with giant media collections, then, this could be the higher selection.