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DELL Latitude E6540 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.6GHz 500GB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.6GHz 500GB Dec 2013
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20 Reasons For

Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Laptops that were launched more than two years ago have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 4GB and 32GB. The DELL Latitude E6540 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory supported by processors (32 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.

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16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The DELL Latitude E6540 has more PCI Express lanes (max) than most of the portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Latitude E6540. Most of the comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), however this portable PC has 16 PCI Express lanes (max).

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Quite New PCI Express Slot Version

Comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6540 have PCI Express slot versions of between 2 and 3. With a PCI Express slot version of 3, the DELL Latitude E6540 has a fairly new PCI Express slot version compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6540.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The DELL Latitude E6540 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz. When compared to other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have checked the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of, the Latitude E6540's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,250 megahertz is one of the fastest.

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Good Brand

DELL is one of the superior laptop manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and users, and DELL also has good reviews for its medium processor core notebook PCs.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Latitude E6540 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all portable PCs of this age and type.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of laptop.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

At 2.6 gigahertz, the Latitude E6540 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Latitude E6540. The average processor clock speed of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 2.1GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Latitude E6540 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most comparable spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as it. This DELL laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs of this age and type support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Latitude E6540.

Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

Medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6540 have screen sizes of between 10" and 18". The Latitude E6540 has one of the bigger screen sizes (15.6 inches) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.

If you want a bigger screen size then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17 5748 (£285.60) (17.3").

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago, the Latitude E6540 has a front camera.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The DELL Latitude E6540 has one of the bigger maximum internal memories (32,768 megabytes) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Latitude E6540 the maximum internal memories range from 8.1GB to 33GB.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6540 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Latitude E6540 which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.3 gigahertz, the Latitude E6540 has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Latitude E6540. The average maximum turbo frequency of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Latitude E6540 is 3GHz, and the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Latitude E6540 has a quite big maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age. The average maximum internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Latitude E6540 is 12GB, and the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB.

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AC Cable Included

This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The DELL Latitude E6540 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Latitude E6540 which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age. 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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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Heavy

The weights of laptops that have been on the market for more than two years range from 300g to 3.8kg. At 2.6 kilograms, the Latitude E6540 is quite heavy compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Latitude E6540, the DELL Latitude E6540 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Thick

The DELL Latitude E6540 is one of the thicker medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Latitude E6540 (33.4 millimeters) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The average height of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 27mm, and the heights range from 2.4mm to 300mm.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL Latitude E6540

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when DELL released the Latitude E6540.

Average Total Storage Capacity

The Latitude E6540 has a fairly typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that came out around the same time as the Latitude E6540.

If you want a laptop with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (£2,116.07) (512GB), or the Toshiba Satellite Z30 (512GB).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Integrated Card Reader
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
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
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Front Camera
Networking
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
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 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
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 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 Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel TSX-NI
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)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
Video Compression Format

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