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The Dell Vostro 1000 is a business-oriented laptop computer that uses AMD's Socket S1 Processors. Released in October 2007, the device was manufactured and sold worldwide until its discontinuation in 2013 due to changing technology and lesser business demand. The Vostro 1000 was the first of the Vostro series, marketed as a cheap laptop option for businesses selling at a price of $800 USD.
The Vostro 1000 weighs 6.26 lbs coming in an all-black color. The device features a matte 15.4" WXGA display and full-sized keyboard, with 2GB of system memory in addition to its AMD dual-core processors and on-board Wi-Fi. The device offers 3 different battery options, between a 4, 6, and 9-cell "smart" lithium-ion that takes 2.5 to 3.5 hours to charge.
The device has no known failure modes or recalls, however, the most common issues typically involve the device failing to boot. As a device manufactured for businesses, the device is proficient in completing what it was designed for.
The Vostro 1000 was the first in its series, followed by the Vostro 1200. The Vostro 1200 was a smaller device, that featured an Intel processor instead of AMD. The 1200 also boasts a 4 GB single-channel DDR2.
Source: Dell Vostro 1000 Product Details
The Dell Vostro 1000 is an all-matte black laptop with rounded corners and a full-size keyboard, with a small two-button trackpad under the center of the keyboard. The model number is located at the bottom of the laptop.
- Dimensions: 10.43 x 14.02 x 1.42 in
- Weight: 6.26 lbs
- Operating System: Genuine Windows Vista Business
- Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 TL58/TL60, AMD TurionTM X2 TK57, AMD SempronTM 3600+
- Memory: 2GB Dual Channel 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM4
- Graphics: Integrated ATI Radeon Xpress 1150 HyperMemory TM
- LCD Display: 15.4"Wide Screen WXGA Display (1280x800) with True Life TM
- Audio: Two-channel high definition audio codec; Two 8-ohm speakers with HD Audio 2.0 software standard
- Speaker: DellTM A525 Speaker System 30W
- Hard Drive: 160GB with single 5400 RPM SATA
- Optical Drives: DVD+/-RW with Dual Layer DVD+R write capacity
- Power: 4-Cell 29WHr, 6-Cell 53WHr, 9-cell 85WHr Li-Ion Battery
- Wireless: DellTM Wireless 1395/1490 802.11a/b/g Mini Card, DellTM 1505 Wireless-N Mini Card
Ports, Slots, Chassis
- (4) USB 2.0 Compliant 4-pin ports
- 15-pin VGA Video Connector
- Network Connector (RJ45)
- Modem Connector (RJ11)
- AC Adapter Connector
- Microphone in and Headphone Jack
- 3-in-1 media memory card reader
- 54 mm ExpressCard Slot
- Internal Card Slots
- 1 Mini-Card