Pros

  • Rugged, textured upper surface
  • Decent performance for an N550-based netbook

Cons

  • Heavy with mediocre battery lfe

At A Glance

No one should pay over $400 for a heavy, Atom-based netbook with only a 10.1-inch display and mediocre battery life.

Manufacturer’s Description

Whether you need a compact computing solution or a secondary PC to use on the road, Dell Latitude 2120 can help you achieve more every day, in virtually any work setting.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.dell.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number BLCTQ4Y
Processor
Processor type Intel Atom
Processor speed 1500.0 MHz
Cache size 1.0 KB
Processor count 2
Display
Display size 10.1 inches
Display type Matte LCD with LED Backlight
Resolution 1024 x 600 pixels
Storage
Drives included 1.0
Drive size 250.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 5400.0 RPM
Other storage
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
Drive type Hard Disk Drive
General Information
UPC Code 818072006475
Ports and Connections
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Available Interfaces Bluetooth
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
SDHC Card or Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) 1.0
SD/MMC Card 1.0
Wireless connection 802.11 n/b/g
Video Interfaces VGA
Slots
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1333.0 MHz
Memory max 2.0 GB
Dimensions
Width 10.4 inches
Depth 7.9 inches
Height 2.2 inches
Weight 3.2 pounds
Weight with Accessories 4.0 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
Input devices
  • Keyboard
  • Touchpad (multitouch)

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 33.0
Battery
Battery Life 6:24   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 1128.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 700.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 653.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 1310.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 1350.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 756.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 531.0   seconds (lower is better)
Power Usage
Idle power usage 8.9   Watts
Sleep power usage 0.8   Watt hours
Off power usage 0.1   Watt hours
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 1276.0