• Bargain-priced


  • Sluggish performer

At A Glance

You can get basic office work done and burn your own CDs with Dell's bargain-basement Inspiron 1200.

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The Specs

Part Number I1200L1
Inventory Number 24676
Processor type Intel Celeron M 350
Processor speed 1300.0 MHz
Display size 14.1 inches
Resolution 1024 x 768 pixels
External Monitor Interface Discrete
Vertical Resolution 768
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset Integrated Intel 915GM
Drive size 30.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage None
Battery Type NiMH
Vendor Rated Battery life 224.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Firewire 0
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x3)
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Microphone input Yes
Headphone Jack Yes
Wireless connection Not included
Bluetooth No
Slots None
PC Card Slots 1
Memory size 250.0 MB
Memory type DDR-SDRAM (DDRRAM)
Memory speed 333.0 MHz
Width 13.0 inches
Depth 10.6 inches
Height 1.6 inches
Weight 7.2 pounds
Weight with Accessories 7.2 pounds
Speakers Stereo
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Included Software Corel WordPerfect Office 12
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices Phone Cord
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad


Battery Life (Office Applications) 2:24   (hh:mm)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 38.44   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 53.26   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 29.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 32.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
World Bench 6 Multitasking 1152.0
World Bench 5 Rating Poor
World Bench 5 Score 57.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 1147.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 818.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 677.0
Ahead Nero 2140.0
Windows Media Encoder 662.0
Roxio VideoWave 608.0
Adobe Photoshop 497.0
Microsoft Office XP 686.0
WinZip 716.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 748.0
Adobe Premiere 939.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 654.0