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DELL Latitude 15 E5540
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DELL Latitude 15 E5540 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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10 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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DELL Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

Based on 4,345 user and expert reviews, DELL has good ratings for its notebook PCs. DELL also has good ratings specifically within its medium processor core notebook PCs range compared to other brands.

Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

When compared to other portable PCs of this age and type, the DELL Latitude 15 E5540's maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 2 gigabytes is one of the biggest. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of between 1.7GB and 16GB.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the DELL Latitude 15 E5540 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Latitude 15 E5540.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across similar types of notebook PC.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Latitude 15 E5540 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it. Most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of this age and type.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of portable PC.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Latitude 15 E5540 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Latitude 15 E5540.

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Has a Front Camera

The Latitude 15 E5540 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Latitude 15 E5540 also have a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of portable PCs of this spec and age is 50Wh, and the battery capacities range from 23Wh to 100Wh. The DELL Latitude 15 E5540 has a quite big battery capacity (65 watt-hours) compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the Latitude 15 E5540.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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6 Reasons Against

Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Similar spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 4GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the Latitude 15 E5540 has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The Latitude 15 E5540 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age. The internal memory of comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as the Latitude 15 E5540 range from 1GB to 16GB.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Toshiba Satellite L50t (6GB and higher rated).

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on portable PCs of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Latitude 15 E5540 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the DELL Latitude 15 E5540

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when DELL released the Latitude 15 E5540.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the DELL Latitude 15 E5540 has a pretty average screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Latitude 15 E5540.

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Latitude 15 E5540 has a better processor family than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. This portable PC has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most portable PCs that are a comparable age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Latitude 15 E5540 has a fairly typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Latitude 15 E5540.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (512GB).

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Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the Latitude 15 E5540 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Latitude 15 E5540.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 1.7 gigahertz, the DELL Latitude 15 E5540 has a pretty typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

If you are looking for a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to look at the Lenovo IdeaPad U410 (1.8GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

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Total Storage Capacity
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Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
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Display
Screen Size
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Touch Sensitive Screen
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Full HD
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Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
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Camera
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Front Camera
Networking
4G
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WiFi Standard
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Bluetooth
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SmartCard Slot
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DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
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Pointing Device
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Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
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Intel Secure Key
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Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
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Intel Rapid Storage Technology
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Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
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Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
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Energy Star Certified
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Intel Visual Technology
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Expert Reviews

(10)
17 July 2014

The Dell Latitude E5540 is a well-specified corporate laptop with a reasonable price tag. It sports a good screen, plenty of storage, and all the ports and wireless connections you are likely to...

Dell's new generation of 15.6 inch laptops for the masses of company desks is also convincing . The high application performance allows simultaneously performing even several tasks smoothly, the...

Ou comment cumuler les fonctions. La nouvelle génération de l'ordinateur bureautique de Dell, le Latitude E5540, prend corps dans un costume sombre de 15,6 pouces cachant un processeur efficient... Read more…

10 May 2014

Zwartwerker. Dell's nieuwste generatie werkpaard voor op kantoor, de Latitude E5540, is gehuld in zwart 15.6 inch 'pak' en beschikt over een efficiënte Intel Core i5 processor. Is het een must... Read more…

19 November 2014

Dell Latitude E5540 to bardzo udany przedstawiciel notebooków biznesowej klasy ?redniej. Mo?na kr?ci? nosem na przesiadk? w obecnej generacji na procesory niskonapi?ciowe. Ale wystarczy...

Reasonable price for the specification
15.6in Full HD screen
Good complement of ports
Long battery runtime
High application performance
Poor battery life with 65Wh unit
Non, upgradeable 4GB RAM
Relatively large and heavy
Casing can be warped
Keyboard yields
16 May 2014

Dell Latitude E5540, przedstawiciel nowej generacji laptopów przeznaczonych do roli sprz?tu komputerowego na stanowisku pracy w firmie, mo?e by? uznany za udany model. Mimo niskonapi?ciowego...

Pluriempleado. La nueva generación de la bestia de carga de oficina de Dell, el Latitude E5540, viste un traje negro de 15.6" y un eficiente procesador Intel Core i5. ¿Indispensable en la oficina?

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30 April 2014

Auch die neue Generation von Dells 15,6-Zoll-Notebook für die Masse der Schreibtische in Unternehmen weiß zu überzeugen : Die hohe Anwendungsleistung erlaubt es, auch mehrere Tätigkeiten...

12 May 2014

Al chiaro di luna. La nuova generazione di un notebook da ufficio Dell, il Latitude E5540, si presenta in un abito nero da 15.6 pollici e con un efficiente processore Intel Core i5. Sarà adatto... Read more…

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