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Dell Chromebook 11

alaTest has collected and analyzed 155 reviews of Dell Chromebook 11. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the portability and durability are generally positive. The price and usability also get good feedback. The image quality and energy efficiency get mixed comments, and many are critical about the screen.

performance, usability, price, durability, portability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell Chromebook 11 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for Dell Chromebook 11


alaTest has collected and analyzed 89 user reviews of Dell Chromebook 11 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers are impressed by the durability and portability. The price and usability also get good feedback, but there are some negative views about the screen. Views are divided on the image quality.

performance, usability, price, portability, durability


99% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell 11.6" Chromebook - (Intel Celeron 2955U, 4Gb RAM, 16Gb SSD, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Integrated Graphics, Google Chrome)Dell 11.6" Chromebook - (Intel Celeron 2955U, 4Gb RAM, 16Gb SSD, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Integrated Graphics, Google Chrome)

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: ( review summary for Dell Chromebook 11


alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Dell Chromebook 11 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops on People really like the usability and performance. The reliability and design also get good comments, whereas some have doubts about the sound and portability. Opinions are divided on the price.

design, reliability, performance, usability

portability, sound

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell CHROMEBOOK 11 CEL/1.4 2GB 16GB SSD CHRMDell CHROMEBOOK 11 CEL/1.4 2GB 16GB SSD CHRM

Jul, 2017

Expert review by: Sascha Mölck (

Dell Chromebook 11 (3120) Review


Enduring. Dell's small Chromebook attracts attention with its long battery life and decent input devices. The robust casing makes up for the odd shortcoming.

Matte screen, Low temperature development, Good battery life, Silent operation, Decent keyboard

1-year warranty only

The Chromebook 11-3120 combines the functionality of a portable typewriter and a browsing machine. The laptop has good input devices and can boast with a robust casing. This is essential since the laptop has been designed for use in schools. The very...

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: John R. Delaney (

Dell Chromebook 11 Non-Touch


The Dell Chromebook 11 is an affordable 11-inch Chrome OS laptop that offers excellent battery life, good overall performance, and a durable construction.

Affordably priced. Durable construction. Excellent battery life.

No touch screen. Narrow viewing angles on display.

Conclusion With its durable build, spill-resistant keyboard, and impressive battery life, the Dell Chromebook 11 Non-Touch is ideal for any grade-school classroom or for use as an affordable, everyday laptop. It has more than enough chops for...

Aug, 2015

Expert review by: Brian Westover (

Dell Chromebook 11 Touch


The affordable Dell Chromebook 11 Touch has a touch screen and a beefy, rugged design making it a good choice for classrooms.

Rugged, kid-proof chassis. Spill-resistant keyboard. 180-degree hinge. Touch screen. Fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi.

Low-resolution display with narrow viewing angles. Accuracy issues with touchpad in testing.

Conclusion The Dell Chromebook 11 Touch is a decent Chrome OS laptop for education, with a rugged design that should survive whatever stresses are inflicted upon it in the classroom. The addition of a touch screen makes it a bit more compelling than...

Jun, 2015

Expert review by: Brad Bourque (

Dell Chromebook 11 Touch review


The Dell Chromebook 11 Touch is more rugged and less expensive than before, but it sacrifices some performance that made the old Dell Chromebook 11 great.

May, 2015

Expert review by: Brandon Chester (

The Dell Chromebook 11 Touch Review


In my view, Chromebooks have gone hand in hand with tablets in eating away the part of the market that was once filled with low quality and low cost netbooks. I think that both tablets and Chromebooks offer a consumer a much better experience than...

In closing, I'll say that users who need a laptop with the durability of the Dell Chromebook 11 probably won't be considering other Chromebooks in the first place. I highly recommend opting for the non-touch model, as the touchscreen is not very useful...

May, 2015

Expert review by: Brian Westover (

Dell Chromebook 11 (Intel Core i3)


The Dell Chromebook 11 gets an Intel Core i3 processor for smoother performance and better multitasking, but it winds up being too pricey for an otherwise basic Chromebook.

Sturdy construction. Healthy port selection. Excellent performance, thanks to Intel Core i3 processor. Solid nine hours of battery life.

Mediocre display. Expensive.

Conclusion The Dell Chromebook 11 (Intel Core i3) is definitely a step up from the previous Dell Chromebook 11, thanks to the switch to an Intel Core i3 processor, but the improved performance is comes with an uptick in cost. In a category where...

Feb, 2015

Expert review by: Valentina Palladino (

Dell Chromebook 11 (i3) Review


Solid overall performance; Awesome battery life; Minimalist design

Washed-out screen; Cramped keyboard

The Dell Chromebook 11 with Core i3 processor delivers speedy performance and lasts all day on a charge.

Jan, 2015

Expert review by: Michael Epstein (

Dell Chromebook 11 Review


Designed for education, Dell's Chromebook 11 has 4 GB RAM and great portability. But does it live up to standards set by other Chromebooks? Find out here.

Good Multitasker ; Inexpensive ; ChromeOS

Awful speakers ; Flimsy keys ; Poor display

The Dell Chromebook 11 is a good, if a bit mixed, device. In some areas it excels with its additional 2 GB of RAM over most other models, the solid trackpad and two USB 3.0 ports instead of just the one USB port found on most Chromebooks.

May, 2014

Expert review by: Dan Seifert (

Dell Chromebook 11 review


Chromebooks are the simplest computers you can buy today, but they've proven a tricky formula for manufacturers to get right. The perfect Chromebook is cheap, fast enough, well-built, and lasts all...

Snappy performance ; Solid build quality ; All-day battery life

A little heavy ; Screen could be better ; Noisy fans

The Chromebook 11 is the first model that checks off all of the boxes

Apr, 2014

Expert review by: Melissa Riofrio (

Melissa Riofrio


Dell needed a Chromebook for the education market, and this 11-inch model works fine. Now let's see something bigger for the rest of us!

Sturdy construction ; Keyboard and touchpad layout are good ; Good wired and wireless connectivity

Hard-plastic keys can feel harsh ; Power cord protrudes from the side ; Only two USB ports

Dell's Chromebook 11 breaks little new ground for the category, but it's a nice execution of a machine category that's inherently simple and limited.

Mar, 2014

Product Specifications


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.92
Rear camera: No


Display Surface:Matt
HD type:HD / No
Panel Type:IPS


Discrete graphics adapter: No
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:2
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0xA16
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI


4G: No

Ports & interfaces

Total number of SATA connectors:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1 / 2
USB Sleep-and-Charge: Yes
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1


Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16 / 8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:10 / 4
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.32 / 25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333 / 1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache level:L2
Processor cache type:L2 / Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Bay Trail / Haswell
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor 2000 series for Mobile / Intel Celeron Processor N2000 series for Mobile / Intel Core i3-4000 Mobile series
Scenario Design Power (SDP):4.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15 / 7.5

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel ME Firmware Version:9.5
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:0.00
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:0.00
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP): No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel TSX-NI: No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Intel® OS Guard: No
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
OS Guard: No
Processor ARK ID:2955U / 75608 / 82103
Processor package size:25 / 40


Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Password protection: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Power adapter depth:5.63
Power adapter height:0.866
Power adapter width:2.6