• Keyboard is easy to use
  • Handy applications included


  • Display can be hard to see

At A Glance

Dell's first mini-notebook is a solid deal, but a couple minor design choices hold it back.

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The Specs

Processor type Intel Atom N270
Processor speed 1600.0 MHz
Display size 8.9 inches
Resolution 1024 x 600 pixels
External Monitor Interface Integrated
Vertical Resolution 600
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel GMA 950
Drive size 8.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
General Information
UPC Code 883585334926
Battery Type Lithium ion
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 802.11 g
Bluetooth No
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Width 9.1 inches
Depth 6.7 inches
Height 1.3 inches
Weight 2.7 pounds
Weight with Accessories 2.7 pounds
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices Power Cord
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List
  • Notebook
  • battery
Pointing Device Touchpad


Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 25.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Poor
Battery Life 3:34:31 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 789.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 615.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 1033.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 4777.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 1054.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 773.0   seconds (lower is better)
World Bench 5 Multitasking 1703.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0