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Background and Identification
The Dell Vostro 1710 is a reliable, all black laptop for small businesses and home office use that was first released in 2008 by Dell, Inc. The laptop has a 17 inch monitor and weighs approximately 7.1 pounds. It can be identified by its name "Dell Vostro 1710" which is located above the keyboard in the top left corner.
The Dell Vostro 1710 is a good balance of price and performance. It has a Intel Celeron processor with 2.0 Ghz, a memory speed of 667 MHz and a system memory of 3 GB. People who play games or edit videos have favored this laptop for it’s nVidia GeForce 8600M GS graphics adapter and it’s 3 hour battery life. The Dell Vostro 1710 has faced no large scale recalls and has many favorable reviews. One of the few complaints is that it is hard to transport and overheats easily.