Established on February 1, 1984, Dell is one of the largest laptops, notebooks and computer brand in the world. This privately owned American computer technology company headquartered in Round Rock, Texas, United States. In 2014, Dell was named as world’s third biggest PC maker; Lenovo holds the title of number one PC vendor.
In 1985, the company entered in computer market with its own designed, Turbo PC. The brand started with PC Limited as name for selling computers, in 1987 company changed its name to Dell Computer Corporation. Optiplex series of desktops mainly targets corporate, business and educational markets. Initially, this desktop processed by Intel Pentium and from mid of 2014 optiplex is powered by core i7 processor.
Since 2013, Dell stopped its Vostro series of laptops and desktop, expect in some markets including India. Dell Inspirion series was introduced in the year 2006 with Inspiron 530 as first desktop computer under it. Inspiron 530 specs include Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550. It has 2 GB of DDR2 SDRAM at 800 MHz, which can be upgraded up to 4 GB (standard bios) or 8GB (BIOS upgrade 1.0.18 need). The desktop has a 320 GB 7200 RPM Serial ATA hard drive w/DataBurst Cache. In 2009, the Inspiron Mini 10 netbook has been introduced with Mini 10v models weighing 1.13kg and mini 10 model weighing 1.18 kg.
Dell relaunched its XPS series in 2010 with XPS 17 (L701X) and XPS17 (L702X). Both of these devices are similar in specs expect that L702x features second-generation Intel Core i7 processors and capability for Full HD Display and Full HD 3D Display. Currently on official Indian website of Dell XPS 13 laptops are available, powered by second-generation Intel Core i7 , i3, i5 processors and capability for Full HD Display and Full HD 3D Display.
Dell Alienware series of laptops are known for powerful performance and gaming experience. Alienware are Windows OS based devices running on Windows 8.1 and upgradable to latest Windows 10 OS. Models offered in India under Alienware series are Alienware 13, Alienware 15 and Alienware 17.