• CPU: Intel Core i5-1135G7
  • GPU: Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 (80EU)
  • Display: 14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 1.72 kg (3.8 lbs)


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


  • 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 #141
  • NVIDIA Quadro P520 (2GB GDDR5) 3.7%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX330 (2GB GDDR5, 25W) 2.8%
  • Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 (80EU)
  • AMD Radeon Pro WX 3200 (4GB GDDR5) 4.4%
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 7 (R4000,5000 15W) 2.9%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX250 (10W) 4.6%
14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
Color accuracy 7.6 -> 4.4
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 See photo
Windows 10 Pro
40Wh, 3-cell
Body Material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum
343.3 x 222.9 x 17 ~ 18.9 mm (13.52" x 8.78" x 0.67")
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
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone Dual Array Microphones
  • Speakers 2x 2W, Stereo Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slotNoble Lock
  • Gifts Ontrend 32GB USB Drive


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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

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Disassembly, maintenance and upgrade options

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-1135G7

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)

GPU Performance: Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 (80EU)

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)

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