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DELL Latitude 12 E7240
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DELL Latitude 12 E7240 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.4GHz 8GB 128GB SSD 12.5" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.4GHz 8GB Jan 2014
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11 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The Latitude 12 E7240 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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DELL Has Good Laptop Reviews

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

Quite Big Internal Memory

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Latitude 12 E7240 have internal memorys of between 1GB and 16GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

If you are looking for a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Fujitsu Lifebook U904[plb_2254413_price] (10GB) which also has a higher rating.

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SSD Storage Media

The Latitude 12 E7240 has an SSD storage media which is better than most laptops that have been around for more than two years. Most portable PCs of this spec and age have an HDD storage media. 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.

An SSD storage media is in fact the best storage medium amongst all notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Latitude 12 E7240.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of portable PCs that have been available for more than two years is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB. At 16 gigabytes, the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Latitude 12 E7240.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Light

With a weight of only 1.4 kilograms, the Latitude 12 E7240 is fairly light compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Latitude 12 E7240. Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude 12 E7240 the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.

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12 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Latitude 12 E7240 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Latitude 12 E7240 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Latitude 12 E7240 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years which have a front camera.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

When compared to other laptops of this type and age, the Latitude 12 E7240's total storage capacity of only 128 gigabytes is one of the smallest. The average total storage capacity of similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Latitude 12 E7240 is 510GB.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The Latitude 12 E7240 has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 12.5 inches) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The average display diagonal of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Latitude 12 E7240 is 15".

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs 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.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on laptops of this age and spec.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

When compared to other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Latitude 12 E7240 that we have checked, the processor frequency of the Latitude 12 E7240 of only 1.4 gigahertz is one of the slowest. The processor frequencys of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Latitude 12 E7240, the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Latitude 12 E7240 is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Latitude 12 E7240 have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Only Four Number of Battery Cellss

The DELL Latitude 12 E7240 is a four number of battery cells notebook PC.

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1 Other reason to consider the DELL Latitude 12 E7240

Released Over Three Years Ago

DELL released the Latitude 12 E7240 over three years ago.

Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

3 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(36)
21 July 2014

Over all the Dell Lattitude Z7420 which has a really good design, it has a great battery life. I have used a Dell laptop during my years in the IT sales and I know that Dell business laptops are...

27 June 2014

Dell's Latitude series of notebooks have long been their premium series of business workhorses, and for 2014, the new top of the range 7000 series are the first Ultrabook Latitudes. Dell calls... Read more…

17 May 2014

A stylish business Ultrabook, but its poor screen and cramped keyboard hold it back...

It's pricey, but Dell's Latitude E7240 is about as good as it gets in the realm of 12.5-inch Ultrabooks...

7 May 2014

Dell's Latitude E7240 is a class act among 12.5-inch business laptops, but you'll need to pay to play: This Ultrabook costs a cool $1795 as configured for this review, though you can get into a... Read more…

10 February 2014

The Dell Latitude E7240 may feel boring in terms of look and feel, but as any traveling workaholic will tell you, it's what's inside that counts. The E7240 is equipped with some pretty up-to-date...

15 January 2014

The Dell Latitude E7240 is a curate's egg of an ultrabook. It's solidly made and well connected, with impressive performance and excellent audio output. It also benefits from a cable-conscious...

6 January 2014

The Dell Latitude E7240 Touch is a compact sub-3.5 pound business ultrabook with a 1080p touch screen and MIL-SPEC certification. It's a good choice if you have a team testing whether Windows 8...

2 January 2014

Those looking for an attractive business ultrabook would do well to consider Dell's Latitude E7240 Touch. It's a bit expensive, but it gets all the business basics right, while adding a long...

Computershopper.com

16 December 2013

Dell Latitude E7240 Touch Dell has made an already solid business notebook even better. This is still a lightweight and modular system with fast application performance, but the Touch model is...

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