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Dell Inspiron 1501

Dell Inspiron 1501
alaScore 79

68 reviews

Aug, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 68 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the portability and performance. The battery and screen are also appreciated, whereas the reliability and keyboard get mixed opinions.

value for money, screen, battery, performance, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell Inspiron 1501 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 68 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Dell Inspiron 1501

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 28 user reviews of Dell Inspiron 1501 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, performance, energy, screen

portability

86% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Dell PA12 Laptop Ac Adapter Charger For Inspiron E1501

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Amazon.com review summary for Dell Inspiron 1501

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Dell Inspiron 1501 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

screen, performance, usability, keyboard, size

value for money, sound

58% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Brand New 14.1 WXGA Glossy Laptop LCD Screen For Dell Inspiron Series 1300, 1420, 1501Dell Inspiron 1501 NotebookDell Inspiron 1501, Turion X2 TL-60 (2.0GHz) 2GB DDR2, 9-cell Battery, Vista Home Premium, 8X DVD +/- RW w/dbl layer write capability, 256MB Radeon X

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Review Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

 

Bargain hunters. Most might not believe it, but Dell also offers ...

Robust case, Reasonable order of interfaces, The display's good illumination, Low noise emissions, Good sound of the speakers, Very good battery runtime

The kind and number of interfaces, The somewhat hard keyboard, The stability to the vantage point

The input devices are alright, even if the keyboard seems a little bit coarse. The display is sufficient bright and well illuminated - the vantage point sufficient. The performance is alright and the emissions are especially regarding the noise very...

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Dell E1501 reviewed, first AMD-based laptop

 

Well folks, it's a new month, and we've got the first of new laptop reviews comin' down the pike. Dell's latest low-budget laptop ($500), which debuted about a month ago, has finally been put through its paces for a complete test by Laptop magazine....

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Dell InspironTM 1501 PC Notebook

 

This laptop runs great, especially for the price. However, the battery was sucked down in about an hour on Windows XP. On Kubuntu Linux I can get close to two hours if I set the power mode on powersave. However, I have had a few problems. The machine...

Great battery life, great value

Ran into a few problems that Dell fixed.

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Dell Inspiron 1501 review

 

Solid and well-built machine that offers value for money

p>Good value for money Extended battery life</p

p>Not many extras Keyboard isn't comfortable to use</p

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85 WHr 9-Cell Lithium Ion Battery for Dell Inspiron 1501 Laptop

 

My 2-year-old Latitude works just fine; I'm satisfied with the performance and programs.

Arrived exactly on estimated date

This battery will not charge to more than 4 hours, and only then if I'm lucky will I even get that much time. Yesterday, after having used it up and charged it overnight, the laptop said it was 100% full, with 5 hours of juice (not the 6-9 I should be...

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Bye Bye Dell

 

I've bought four desktops from Dell since the pentium p60. On my latest purchase the CD drive quite working and no driver upgrade was available. Dell's solution, buy a new drive. Now with the laptop, the battery is dead in 12 months and won't recharge....

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Extremely Impressed with this Dell Notebook

 

Beautiful Picture quality-3-in-1 card reader-Thin and lightweight -Durable-Runs great

I do not have any cons for this product. No regrets. Fantastic purchase.

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Works good/good price

 

Lots of memory,fast procresor,good price.

Gets kind of warm on your lap after using it a while.

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Very Nice for the Money

 

Very nice for watching movies on the plane.

Skip Vista and order with XP

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Dell...the worst customer service

 

There is really nothing positive to say about this unit. Absolutely nothing stands out.

Dell customer service is the worst on the planet. Trust me, I know.

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Product Specifications

Dell Inspiron 1501 Motherboard System Board - UW953