• CPU: Intel Core i5-1135G7
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce MX330 (2GB GDDR5, 25W)
  • Display: 14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
  • Weight: 1.72 kg (3.8 lbs)

Pros

  • Memory upgrades thanks to two SODIMM slots
  • There is an included stylus
  • Good input devices
  • Wi-Fi 6 + SD card slot

Cons

  • Its display uses aggressive PWM for brightness adjustment (our Health-Guard profile fixes the issue) (BOE NV14N4M-22G8N)
  • Covers less than half of the colors in sRGB (BOE NV14N4M-22G8N)
  • Crippled base options
  • Too heavy for a 14-inch convertible

Dell Inspiron 5406 2-in-1 - Specs

CPU Performance #61
  • Intel Core i5-10300H 45.5%
  • Intel Core i7-1165G7
  • Intel Core i5-1135G7
  • Intel Core i5-10400H
  • Intel Core i5-9300H 44%
  • Intel Core i7-7820HK 40.2%
GPU Performance #133
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX250 (25W) 0.5%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX330 (4GB GDDR5, 25W) 0.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX330 (2GB GDDR5, 25W)
  • NVIDIA Quadro P520 (2GB GDDR5) 0.9%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX150 (2GB GDDR5) 0.4%
  • NVIDIA Quadro P520 (4GB GDDR5) 1.3%
Display
14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
BOE NV14N4M-22G8N (BOE08AD)
Color accuracy 7.6 -> 4.4
HDD/SSD
512GB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 See photo
RAM
8GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
40Wh, 3-cell
Body Material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum
Dimensions
343.3 x 222.9 x 17 ~ 18.9 mm (13.52" x 8.78" x 0.67")
Weight
1.72 kg (3.8 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), DisplayPort
  • HDMI 1.4
  • Card Reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0/5.1
  • Audio jack 3.5mm Combo Jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone Dual Array Microphones
  • Speakers 2x 2W, Stereo Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slotNoble Lock

 

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DISPLAY: 14.0-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name BOE NV14N4M-22G8N (BOE08AD)
Diagonal 14.0"
Pixel density 157.35 ppi
Brightness 257 cd/m2
sRGB 47%
PWM frequency 1000 Hz
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 22 inches (56 cm)
Contrast 1160:1
dE Color Checker 7.6 4.4
PWM Rating 1.7: (harmful)
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Dell Inspiron 5406 2-in-1 in-depth review

Every once in a while, we try to find the latest 14-inch 5000 series convertible laptop and take it for a ride. So far, we were far from pleased with what we saw, as previous iterations of the machine were either too fat, or too heavy, or their displays weren't on the level of 2-in-1 machinery. And when we got the Inspiron 14 5406 2-in-1 we really thought it is going to be different. However, year after year, model after model, Dell is making the same inconvenient, user-defying choices that [...]

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Disassembly, maintenance and upgrade options

Most convertible laptops on the market lack RAM upgradability, which makes them a less optimal option for the future. This is why we were surprised with what we found inside the Inspiron 14 5406 2-in-[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-1135G7

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce MX330 (2GB GDDR5, 25W)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Apex Legends
MIN
MED
MAX
 
Bench
39
fps
28
fps
18
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
ARK: Survival Evolved
LOW
MED
Bench
32
fps
16
fps
6
fps
4
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
101
fps
36
fps
19
fps
6
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Minecraft
MIN
MAX
 
 
Bench
228
fps
51
fps
 
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
LOW
MED
MAX
 
Bench
143
fps
115
fps
91
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
LOW
MAX
Bench
115
fps
82
fps
55
fps
43
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Battlefield 5
LOW
MED
Bench
36
fps
26
fps
21
fps
11
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
MIN
MED
 
Bench
239
fps
65
fps
30
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
MED
MAX
 
Bench
243
fps
202
fps
191
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Total War: THREE KINGDOMS
LOW
MED
Bench
43
fps
21
fps
9
fps
5
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Borderlands 3
31
fps
20
fps
8
fps
5
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
 
Bench
90
fps
49
fps
31
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Team Fortress 2
LOW
MAX
 
 
Bench
106
fps
92
fps
 
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Warframe
LOW
 
 
Bench
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
 
 
Bench
193
fps
73
fps
 
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PES 2020
LOW
 
 
Bench
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Halo: Reach
 
Bench
72
fps
67
fps
63
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
30
fps
13
fps
10
fps
7
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
67
fps
43
fps
34
fps
29
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOOM
LOW
MED
 
Bench
43
fps
27
fps
22
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rise of the Tomb Raider
48
fps
28
fps
11
fps
6
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
MED
 
Bench
30
fps
26
fps
21
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Gears 5
LOW
MED
Bench
36
fps
23
fps
15
fps
8
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
LOW
MED
 
Bench
205
fps
212
fps
60
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Darksiders Genesis
LOW
MED
Bench
62
fps
31
fps
26
fps
25
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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