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DELL Latitude 3540
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DELL Latitude 3540 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 6GB 750GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 6GB Apr 2014
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17 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

We checked 4,803 user and expert reviews for DELL notebook PCs and found that on average DELL has good reviews. We also found that DELL has good reviews specifically within its medium processor cores notebook PCs range.

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 comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Latitude 3540 has one of the bigger display diagonals amongst similar spec laptops of this age. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Latitude 3540 have display diagonals of between 10" and 18", and the average display diagonal is 15".

If this portable PC display diagonal is too small for you then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17 7737[plb_2579406_price] (17.3") which is also higher rated.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The DELL Latitude 3540 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 portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other laptops of this age and spec which do not have a full-size keyboard, the DELL Latitude 3540 has a full-size keyboard.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 750 gigabytes, the Latitude 3540 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age. The total storage capacitys of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 510GB.

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Has a Front Camera

The Latitude 3540 has a front camera, as do most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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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 cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most laptops of this age and spec have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the DELL Latitude 3540 which has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

Most laptops of a similar age and type to the Latitude 3540 have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the Latitude 3540 which has six number of battery cellss.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

Laptops of this age and type have battery capacity (Watt hours)s of between 5Wh and 100Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 49Wh. At 60 watt-hours, the DELL Latitude 3540 has a quite big battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Latitude 3540.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB. The Latitude 3540 has one of the bigger hard drive capacitys (750 gigabytes) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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AC Cables Included

This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on portable PCs of this age and type.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots on laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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14 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the portable PCs that came out more than two years ago the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 650MHz. The Latitude 3540 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency (only 200 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 1,000 megahertz, the Latitude 3540 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the Latitude 3540. Portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Latitude 3540 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 660MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on notebook PCs that have been available 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 Slow Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of only 1.6 gigahertz, the DELL Latitude 3540 has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Latitude 3540 the processor frequencys range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Latitude 3540 that we have assessed, the Latitude 3540's battery capacity of only 65 milliamperes * hour is one of the smallest. The smallest battery capacity of similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Latitude 3540 is 3mAh, the biggest is 14,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,800mAh.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Latitude 3540, the DELL Latitude 3540 does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the DELL Latitude 3540 has one of the dimmer display brightnesss amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The average display brightness of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Latitude 3540 is 260 cd/m².

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Latitude 3540 is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the DELL Latitude 3540 has a fairly small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Latitude 3540.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Latitude 3540 range from 2GB to 32GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the DELL Latitude 3540 has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

The slowest processor boost frequency of laptops of this spec and age is 1.3GHz and the fastest is 3.7GHz. With a processor boost frequency of only 2.6 gigahertz, the Latitude 3540 has a quite slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Latitude 3540.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the Latitude 3540 has a quite slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Latitude 3540. Similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have hard drive speeds of between 4,200 RPM and 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL Latitude 3540

Released Over Two Years Ago

DELL released the Latitude 3540 over two years ago.

Average Weight

At 2.4 kilograms, the DELL Latitude 3540 has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Latitude 3540.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 6 gigabytes, the Latitude 3540 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Latitude 3540.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour of Product
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
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
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Pixel Pitch
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
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® Smart Cache
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
Battery Voltage
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
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
Certification
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell i54200, dell i54200u

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