Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Dell Inspiron M301Z

alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the size and touchpad. The screen and performance are also appreciated. There are some critical opinions about the battery.

design, performance, screen, touchpad, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell Inspiron M301Z is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

See all Dell Laptops

Review analysis

(Based on 41 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 4 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 4 of 4 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (37)

Expert review by:

Review Dell Inspiron M301z Subnotebook


Takeaway Action. Dell promises this with its AMD/ATI combo in 13.

Application performance; Fast hard disk; Good touchpad; Large keys; HDMI, DisplayPort, eSATA; Optional USB burner

Short battery life; Loud fan; Susceptible for scratches; Reflective TFT display

To herald a scratch susceptible, full varnished, glare subnotebook as a mobile companion - we find that daring.

Expert review by:

Dell Inspiron M301z review


A stylish ultraportable that offers eye-catching mobility at a reasonable price

Good storage ; 7-in-1 card reader ; Decent performance ; Build quality

No DVD drive

Expert review by:

Dell Inspiron M301z


An extremely attractive 13.3-inch laptop with an AMD dual-core processor and a 500GB hard drive.

Impressive touchpad ; Easy to use ; Very portable

Uses slower 10/100 Mb Fast Ethernet ; Average speakers ; Narrow viewing angles

These are discreetly hidden behind a flap at the rear, an arrangement convenient for 'docking' with an external monitor when at home. We're not sure DisplayPort is the best choice for a machine of this type, though, particularly as those with a VGA...


Expert review by:

Dell Inspiron M301z review


The Inspiron M301z is the latest budget ultra-portable laptop from Dell and is the first we've seen from the computing giant to use an AMD low voltage processor rather than an Intel chip. The M301z comes equipped with a 1.5GHz Turion II Neo K625...

The Inspiron M301z is a sleek ultra-portable laptop, but there are cheaper alternatives available that have even longer-lasting batteries.

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer: No
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
Card Reader:7 in 1 Card Reader
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


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

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium


Brand of Graphic Chip:ATI
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Mobility Radeon HD 4200 / Mobility Radeon HD 4225


Chipset Brand:AMD
Chipset Type:RS880M
Processor:Athlon II Neo / Turion II Neo
Processor Brand:AMD
Processor Number:K325 / K625