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DELL Latitude E6540 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Oct 2013
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18 Reasons For

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age only have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, however the DELL Latitude E6540 has 16 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

At 32 gigabytes, the DELL Latitude E6540 has a fairly big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Latitude E6540. Across all the medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6540 the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 22GB.

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Very New PCI Express Slots Version

When compared to other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Latitude E6540, the Latitude E6540's PCI Express slots version of 3 is one of the newest. The PCI Express slots versions of laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slots version is 2.2.

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

Most comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the Latitude E6540 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the DELL Latitude E6540 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of medium processor cores portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 1,100MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz. At 1,150 megahertz, the DELL Latitude E6540 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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DELL Laptops Have Good Reviews

We checked 4,167 owner and expert reviews for DELL notebook PCs and found that on average DELL has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that DELL has good ratings specifically within its medium processor cores portable PCs range.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.5 gigahertz, the Latitude E6540 has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. Across all the medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Latitude E6540 the processor frequencys range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Latitude E6540 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This DELL laptop 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 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Latitude E6540.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of laptop.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal

Laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Latitude E6540 have display diagonals of between 10" and 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". The Latitude E6540 has a quite big display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Latitude E6540.

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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 frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all portable PCs of this type and age.

The worst display resolution across comparable types of portable PC is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Front Camera

The Latitude E6540 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Latitude E6540 also have a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Nine Number of Battery Cellss

The DELL Latitude E6540 is a nine number of battery cells notebook PC.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

The Latitude E6540 is a four USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Latitude E6540 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The DELL Latitude E6540 has one of the bigger maximum internal memorys (16 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age. The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs of this age and type is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

With a display brightness of 300 candellas per square meter, the Latitude E6540 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than two years. Portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have display brightnesss of between 20 cd/m² and 1,200 cd/m².

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AC Cables Included

This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.

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8 Reasons Against

Very Short Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max)s of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 26h. At only 4 hours, the Latitude E6540 has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6540.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The DELL Latitude E6540 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Latitude E6540 also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores portable 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.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

Medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Latitude E6540 have internal memorys of between 1GB and 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.5GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the DELL Latitude E6540 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Latitude E6540.

We compared this portable PC to all the other 4GB internal memory laptops and we think the Lenovo T431s[plb_1610743_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Heavy

The lightest portable PC of this age and type is 240g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. At 2.6 kilograms, the Latitude E6540 is quite heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Latitude E6540.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The DELL Latitude E6540 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Latitude E6540 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL Latitude E6540

Released Over Three Years Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over three years.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Latitude E6540 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost 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
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
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
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Brightness
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
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
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
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
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel TSX-NI
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
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® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell 64, dell 64b, dell 4310, dell 64bi, dell 4310u, dell 64bit, dell p220345, dell p220345p
Barcodes 05397063563463

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