These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
If you are having issues with your Inspiron 14R, please see troubleshooting page for solutions to common issues.
The Dell Inspiron 14R can be identified by its model number: 14R-N4010. It was released in March 2010. It has 14 inch display, an Intel core i3 processor, a 320 GB HHD and 4 GB of RAM as standard features. It also has a 1.3MP/720p webcam with analog microphone and 802.11 G/N WiFi capability. It ships with Windows 7 Home Premium.
The laptop includes a full sized keyboard with multifunction keys on top. The trackpad has support for multi-touch gestures and includes separate left and right click buttons. After 2011, it was available with SWITCH removable lid covers to personalize the laptop to your liking.
As of 2017, Dell has replaced this product with the Inspiron 14z Ultrabook
Up to 8GB DDR3 available
320GB 5200RPM HDD
Up to 500GB available
Mobile Intel® 5 Series Express Chipset (HM57)
Core i3 or Core i5 (optional)
Audio and Speakers
4-Watt (2 x 2W) High Definition Audio 2.0 Stereo Speakers with SRS Premium Sound™
Internal tray-load DVD+/-RW
Up to 5 hours and 15 minutes of battery life with a 6-cell battery.
6-cell 48WHr Li-Ion Battery
9-cell 90WHr Li-Ion Battery (optional)
1.3MP Integrated Webcam with microphone