Dell Chromebook C3181-C871BLK-PUS Review

When it comes to selecting your latest laptop model Windows and Apple are not the only game in town, and depending on your needs may not be the best options for you either. The all new Dell Chromebook C3181-C871BLK-PUS comes with Chrome OS and provides a very budget friendly option to get all the basic functionality that most users need. Below we will task a closer look at this model and see just how well it stacks up.


Processor: Intel Celeron

Memory: 4 GB of RAM

Storage: 16 GB of RAM

Screen: 11.6 Inches

OS: Chrome OS


– Very low cost and easy on the wallet. Most of those who are on a tight budget will still be able to afford this well priced laptop

– Weighs just 3.09 pounds making it very easy to take with you on the go

– Includes built-in anti-virus as well as support for all of Googles top applications like Gmail, Talk, YouTube and Hangouts

– Has an HDMI port to easily connect to a large display when needed


– Storage space is quite limited compared to a typical full sized laptop with only 16 GB of space available. Instead of storing important files locally Chromebook models steer users towards using cloud storage instead allowing them to keep drive space to a minimum

– Google has a large selection of apps that will fit most users needs but for those that have some applications that are essential and they only support Windows or Apple devices they may be left with having to find less than ideal alternatives


The Dell Chromebook C3181-C871BLK-PUS isn’t going to be for everyone but most consumers only need a basic device that gives them quick and easy internet access and for these types of consumers the Dell Chromebook C3181-C871BLK-PUS is and ideal and very affordable option.