Dell Latitude Laptops are well made, robust and affordable. Although not the cheapest laptops to buy they are certainly not the most expensive…and whatever you do spend , we can pretty much guarantee you will be happy with it and it will be money well spent.
Dell Latitude Laptops are business class, the other model Inspiron are more for at home use. The cost of a Latitude laptop is probably about double the cost of the Inspiron model, but you really do get what you pay for, it is worth spending the extra to get a laptop that does everything that you need it too.
If you are unsure as to whether to buy a Dell Latitude laptop or a desktop , a laptop is obviously better if you need to be more mobile, a desktop is a lot more customizable, so it really just depends which one suits you really.
If you do opt for a Dell Latitude laptop, make sure you pick the one that is right for you, ensure the resolution and display type suits your requirements. Select the right size screen. Also make sure you have the right OS, ports, and processor.
A new Dell Latitude laptop should last you at least 5 years if you look after it, it has been known to last double that if it taken care of properly. They are quite robust and do not tend to break unless something dramatic happens to it, like being dropped more than a few times.