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Inspiron N5050

Inspiron N5050
alaScore 83

245 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 245 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the portability and battery. The performance and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas views are divided on the connectivity.

value for money, usability, performance, battery, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Inspiron N5050 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 245 reviews)

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Great Buy


New Egg is amazing .... I received the laptop at my door with free shipping in 20 hours. This laptop is fantastic. High def Intel makes for sharp clarity. Never feels too warm anywhere underneath like some laptops I worked on ; Lucky I grabbed it as it...

Only bad thing so far was a button in the Intel graphics applet. When I used my Samsung 24" TV/monitor in the HDMI jack, I clicked the 'TV/monitor' settings button and it set my Samsung 24" TV/monitor back to factory default so I had to scan my...

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Nice laptop!


Got it on sale at $349.99. Nice specs for the price. Excellent for starters and students


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Dell Inspiron I15N-3091BK 15.6" LED Notebook


Excellent product, especially at that price.


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Amazon review summary for Inspiron N5050


alaTest has collected and analysed 9 user reviews of Inspiron N5050 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on

portability, design, keyboard, value for money, performance

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell Inspiron 15 15.6 inch Laptop - Black(Intel Core i5 2430M 2.4GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, DVDRW, LAN, WLAN, Webcam, Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit)Dell Inspiron 15 15.6 inch Laptop - Black(Intel Core i3 2330M 2.2GHz, 3GB RAM, 320GB HDD, DVDRW, LAN, WLAN, Webcam, Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit)

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Good Purchase


I finally had to give in and purchase a new lap top. Ready for Skyping from abroad. DELL says it all, its a good computer with all the features one would expect from DELL. I am a bit of a dinosaur when it comes to computers, this is easy to use and...

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great value laptop


Very pleased with this laptop, it's lightweight, it looks good, very quick and easy to set up and use. Very good value for money too - a free anti-virus software code (for 1 year) is also included. Would recommend.

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really good buy


i had spent a few weeks going from shop to shop to look at laptops, i only really wanted to purchase one for download of pictures and for the internet, i was well impressed by this laptop, got at a reduced price, it was very easy to set up, and it...

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Dell Inspiron N5050


I purchased this computer for my son and we are both completely satisfied with its quality, affordability and performance. I reccommend this model for those who want a good value (cheapest price on internet from Argos) laptop from a reputable company.

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Excellent Value


great value for money, very easy to set up and use.

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tHIS LAPTOP WAS COMPARATIVELY WELL PRICED AT £339 with an i3 core procesor . IT is lightweight and good quality with a webcam and hdmi compatible . The battery life is just ok delivery and pick up were very convenient. The speakers on it are very good...

Product Specifications


DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth:No / Yes
Card Reader:3 in 1 Card Reader / Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED / No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Intel ® HD GPU / Intel ® HD Graphics 2000 / Intel ® HD Graphics 3000


Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM67 / Unknown
Processor:Celeron / Core™ i3 / Core™ i5
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:B800 / B815 / I3-2330M / I3-2350M / I5-2430M / I5-2450M