Dell Inspiron 3493, The best midrange laptop for home & office that comes with premium looks & features that are hard to find at this price point. The Dell Inspiron 3493 was first available in December 2019.

This best midrange laptop for home & office comes with a 14-inch FHD IPS display, the laptop screen also has an anti-glare coating to reduce reflection. The display of this laptop supports up to 1920 x 1080 pixels, which will give you a great viewing experience.

Dell Inspiron 3493 has an HD web camera with an inbuilt microphone for a great video calling experience. It has a precision touchpad to supports windows 10 touchpad gestures.

The Dell Inspiron 3493 is powered by a powerful Intel core i5 10Th gen processor, CPU clocked @ the base speed of 1.00 GHz turbo speed up to 3.6 GHz, that can easily handle your day to day task. You can also choose the Core i3 10th gen option with 1 TB HDD storage capacity.

Dell Inspiron 3493 comes with 8GB of RAM & two different internal storage options 512 GB SSD / 1 TB HDD + 256 GB SSD. Ram can be further upgradable to 16 GB. Solid-state drives (SSD) are known for their speed & they are more reliable than traditional hard disk drives (HDD).

This Laptop is backed up by a 42WHr, 3-cell polymer battery. And it comes with a very compact & lightweight 45W charger in the box, it could be a deal-breaker for those who always carry their laptop with them.

Dell mobile connect is a great feature that pairs your android or iOS smartphone with your laptop so that you can easily access your calls, notifications, SMS & other mobile apps through your laptop.

This laptop has very good weight management, polycarbonate body, mat finish design and curved edges of this laptop make it very easy to handle. This sleek midrange laptop has a silver color outer body & black color inner body.

Key Specification:

Processor: Intel Core i5-1035G1, Speed up to 3.6 GHz
Cache: 6 MB
RAM: 8.00 GB Single Channel DDR4 expandable up to 16 GB
Display: 14-inch, FHD anti-glare display,1920 x 1080 pixels
OS: Windows 10 Home Single Language (64-bit)
MS Office: Home & Student 2019
Antivirus: McAfee Security Centre 15-month subscription
Storage: 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive
Battery: 42WHr 3-cell polymer battery
Battery backup: Average battery life up to 6Hrs
Speaker: Wave Maxx Audio Pro
Camera: Fixed focus HD Webcam
Connectivity: Wi Fi + Bluetooth,
Ports: 1 x HDMI 1.4, 2 x USB 3.1, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x SD media card reader, 1 x RJ45 (Ethernet LAN) & 1 x 3.5mm audio jack
Dimensions: 242 x 339 x 21 mm
Weight: 1.66 Kg
Graphics: Integrated Intel UHD Graphics
Colour: Outer: Silver, Inner: Black

 

Pros & Cons:

Pros Cons
Great viewing angle, no color shift                     No backlit keyboard
Sleek & lightweight (1.66 kg)                    Average battery backup
SSD for Great bootup speed                     No carry bag
Dell cinema for a great video experience                     No fingerprint reader
FHD antiglare display
RJ45 port available
Charging led indicator
K-slot for device security

 

Conclusion:

Considering the price, this laptop is a great option for those who are looking for the best midrange laptop for home & office. Dell Inspiron 3493 has a decent camera & a great processor. Dell is well known for its durable laptops & world-class after-sale service.

Note: Not suitable for hardcore gaming & editing.

The laptop can be purchased online from Amazon:

Dell Inspiron 3493 comes in three different configurations; you can choose one as per your requirement.

Configuration Link to buy
Dell Inspiron 3493 14-inch (10th Gen core i5-1035G1/8GB/512GB SSD/Win 10 + MS Office/Intel HD graphics) Buy Now
Dell Inspiron 3493 14-inch (10th Gen core i5-1035G1/8GB/1 TB HDD + 256 GB SSD/ Win 10 + MS Office/ Intel HD graphics) Buy Now
Dell Inspiron 3493 14-inch (10th Gen core i3-1005G1/4GB/1 TB HDD/ Win 10 + MS Office/ Intel HD graphics) Buy Now

 

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  1. A very descriptive and useful article, thanks for providing all information under one roof.

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