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The DELL Latitude 12 E7240 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.
DELL Portable PCs Have Good Reviews
We checked 4,137 owner and expert reviews for DELL laptops and found that on average DELL has good ratings. However we also found that DELL has unexceptional ratings specifically for its ultrabooks.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Latitude 12 E7240 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of a similar age and type to it. This DELL notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all notebook PCs of this spec and age.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 133MHz.
SSD Storage Medium
This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many ultrabooks that are a comparable age to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on ultrabooks that are a comparable age to it.
Very Big Maximum Internal Memory
The smallest maximum internal memory of ultrabooks that have been around for more than two years is 4GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 8.9GB. When compared to other ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to the Latitude 12 E7240, the Latitude 12 E7240's maximum internal memory of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest.
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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
When compared to other notebook PCs of this type and age that we have assessed, the maximum internal memory (64-bit) of the Latitude 12 E7240 of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude 12 E7240 is 9.5GB, and the maximum internal memory (64-bit) range from 4GB to 16GB.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to it.
Three USB 3.0 Ports
Most notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Latitude 12 E7240 have between one and three USB 3.0 ports, including the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 which has three USB 3.0 ports.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
The biggest memory slots of the Latitude 12 E7240 is 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of the most common memory slot of 1x SO-DIMM.
A 2x SO-DIMM memory slot is in fact the best memory slots across all notebook PCs of this type and age.
The worst memory slots amongst similar types of portable PC is 1x SO-DIMM.
Notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Latitude 12 E7240 have widths of between 280mm and 390mm. At only 310.5 millimeters, the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 is quite narrow compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of the this notebook PC are Not supported, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Does Not Have a Front Camera
Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have a front camera, however the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 does not have a front camera.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Most ultrabooks that have been on the market for more than two years do not have a full-size keyboard. The Latitude 12 E7240 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
Ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the Latitude 12 E7240 have total storage capacity of between 120GB and 1.1TB, and the average total storage capacity is 360GB. At only 128 gigabytes, the Latitude 12 E7240 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.
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Very Small Screen Size
The smallest screen size of similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Latitude 12 E7240 is 11" and the biggest is 16". The Latitude 12 E7240 has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 12.5 inches) amongst ultrabooks of this age.
Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed
When compared to other ultrabooks that have been available for a comparable time to the Latitude 12 E7240 that we have assessed, the processor clock speed of the Latitude 12 E7240 of only 1.4 gigahertz is one of the slowest. Notebook PCs of this age and type have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 2.9GHz.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Most notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude 12 E7240 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Latitude 12 E7240 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This DELL laptop has been on the market for over two years.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Latitude 12 E7240 has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the Latitude 12 E7240.
At 1.4 kilograms, the Latitude 12 E7240 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for a similar time to the Latitude 12 E7240.
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Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
133, 1333, 333, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
2 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 500, Intel HD Graphics 5000
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
SATA III Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Windows 7 Professional
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium, Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Quick Start Guide
-15.2 - 10668
-15.2 - 3048
Storage Relative Humidity Range
5 - 95
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
-51 - 71
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 60
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
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