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Some DELL Latitude E6540 reviewers said in their reviews that it was well made. Pcmag.com wrote three years ago “Versatile business laptop, with clock-punching reliability and solid performance thanks to the latest Intel processor” in their review and gave the DELL Latitude E6540 a rating of 4 stars. Expert review site Laptopmag.com wrote in their review of the DELL Latitude E6540 “The Dell Latitude E6540 is built to soldier through the bumps”. Laptopmag.com also said “Dell's 15-inch Latitude 6540 offers solid performance, long battery life”.
Easy to Use
One DELL Latitude E6540 owner said that the DELL Latitude E6540 was comfortable and easy to hold. Expert website Pcworld.com_techhive.com mentioned “If you want a comfortable, expandable machine to take the place of a desktop”.
Good Battery Life
One DELL Latitude E6540 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this laptops had a good battery life. Laptopmag.com rated it 80 out of 100 and wrote “Dell's 15-inch Latitude 6540 offers solid performance, long battery life and a suite of security options in a sturdy chassis”.
Quite New PCI Express Slot Version
With a PCI Express slot version of 3, the DELL Latitude E6540 has one of the newer PCI Express slot versions amongst portable PCs of this age. The average PCI Express slot version of comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6540 is 2.2.
16 PCI Express Lanes (max)
The Latitude E6540 is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC.
Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The Latitude E6540 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop.
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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of laptops that have been available for more than two years is 660MHz and the fastest is 1,300MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,250 megahertz, the Latitude E6540 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.
DELL Has Good Laptop Reviews
Medium processor core laptops manufactured by DELL have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all notebook PCs (not just medium processor core laptops) and found that DELL also has good ratings across its entire range.
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 a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most frequently found display resolution.
A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the Latitude E6540.
A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of laptop.
Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed
Across all the portable PCs of this age and type the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz. At 2.7 gigahertz, the Latitude E6540 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Latitude E6540.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Latitude E6540 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all portable PCs of this spec and age.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop is 133MHz.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on notebook PCs of this age and spec.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Latitude E6540 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age also have a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the Latitude E6540, the Latitude E6540 has a front camera.
Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
Across all the notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Latitude E6540 the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 3,300GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 6.5GHz. The Latitude E6540 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency (3.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Latitude E6540.
AC Cable Included
This laptop has an AC cable included, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Four USB 3.0 Ports
The Latitude E6540 is a four USB 3.0 port notebook PC.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The Latitude E6540 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most portable PCs of this type and age. This notebook PC has an 802.11g WiFi standard, whereas most laptops that are a comparable age to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. Across all laptops of this age and type the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11a.
Quite Big Battery Capacity
The average battery capacity of portable PCs of this spec and age is 50Wh, and the battery capacities range from 5Wh to 100Wh. The Latitude E6540 has a fairly big battery capacity (60 watt-hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Latitude E6540.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
Across all the laptops of this type and age the display brightnesss range from 20 cd/m² to 1,200 cd/m². At 300 candellas per square meter, the DELL Latitude E6540 has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.
6 Reasons Against
Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it. 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.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The DELL Latitude E6540 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the Latitude E6540 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Across all the medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Latitude E6540 the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg. At 2.6 kilograms, the Latitude E6540 is quite heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.
Only 1,000 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on notebook PCs of this age and spec.
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Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on medium processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago.
The thinnest similar spec laptop that has been available for a comparable time to the Latitude E6540 is 1.8mm thick and the thickest is 300mm. The Latitude E6540 is one of the thicker portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Latitude E6540 (33.4 millimeters) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.
4 Other reasons to consider the DELL Latitude E6540
Released Over Two Years Ago
DELL released the Latitude E6540 over two years ago.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Latitude E6540 has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for more than two years.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Latitude E6540 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Latitude E6540.
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Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the Latitude E6540 has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Latitude E6540.
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
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x1, 1x16, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Processor Cache Type
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Installed
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
0.179 x 0.179
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DVD Super Multi
Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720
Built-In Wi-Fi Switch
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Maximum WiFi Data Rate
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Dell E-Value Code
Windows 7 Professional
Dell Webcam Central software
Operating System Architecture
Operating System Language
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 Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Battery Cell Count
Lithium, Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
AC Adapter Power
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Quick Start Guide
-15.24 - 10668
-15.2 - 3048
Storage Relative Humidity Range
5 - 95
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
-40 - 65
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video