Dell Latitude 3000 Series

Dell Latitude 3540Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8850M, NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M
Display: 14 inch, 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.1kg, 2.3kg
Price: 800 euro
Average Score: 79% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: 90%, performance: 75%, features: 64%, display: 78%
mobility: 81%, workmanship: 85%, ergonomy: 76%, emissions: 84%

 

Dell Latitude 3440

Specifications

Dell Latitude 3440Notebook: Dell Latitude 3440
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M 2048 MB
Display: 14 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels
Weight: 2.1kg
Price: 800 euro
Links: Dell homepage
 Dell notebook section

Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)

 

75% Review Dell Latitude 3440 Notebook | Notebookcheck
An asocial office playboy. Dell presents the successor of its Vostro 3460 as an affordable office notebook in a snazzy aluminum body. The dedicated graphics also make the test version interesting for gaming with friends. So much is clear from the beginning: The balancing act succeeds, with only its mobility and endowment of ports failing to convince.
80% Dell Latitude 14
Source: It Pro English
The latest Latitude is designed for work rather than play. It impresses in several key areas: the Haswell processor has more than enough application grunt, improved graphics performance and decent battery life. The keyboard and touchpad are excellent, and it's a slim, light and sturdy machine ideal for carrying around.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/11/2013
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Dell Latitude 3440 review: a budget laptop designed for business featuring an Intel Haswell processor
Source: PC Advisor English
The Latitude 3440 is designed for work rather than play, and that means its talents lie in certain keys areas: the Haswell processor delivers reasonable application and games performance and excellent battery life, and the keyboard and touchpad are excellent. It’s one of the slimmest and lightest machines in this group, too, but it’s also got the best build quality. The middling screen and speakers count against the Dell, but it excels in more key areas than any other machine here – and that makes it a worthy all-round winner.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 11/28/2013
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 90% performance: 70% features: 80% workmanship: 90%
Recenzja Dell Latitude 3440 (14,1", Intel Core i5-4200U, Nvidia Geforce GT 740M)
Source: Notebooktest.pl Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Very long battery life; good camera, speakers, and microphone; matte display with high resolution and brightness; stable and strong hinges. Negative: No HDMI, only 1 audio output; poor cooling system.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/23/2014

 

Dell Latitude 3540

Specifications

Dell Latitude 3540Notebook: Dell Latitude 3540
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8850M 2048 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Links: Dell homepage
 Dell notebook section

 

81% Review Dell Latitude 3540 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Vostro's successor. Dell introduces a new line of laptops with the Latitude 3000 series. We have our hands on the 15.6-inch Latitude 3540. A Haswell ULV processor alongside a matte Full HD screen are to attract both private and professional users. Our test report reveals whether Dell's latest product line is compelling.
Dell Latitude 3540
Source: Gaming Laptops Junky English
The Dell Latitude 3540 is a formidable gaming laptop. Put aside the software problems with the AMD drivers and you’ll get a very cost effective gaming laptop for $650 – $700 w/ coupons and even as low as $500 if you’ll go refurbished. A good keyboard, quiet operation and nice 1080p display. Moreover, thermals are good and the case does not get hot.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/28/2014
Dell Latitude 3540 – Достойный Представитель Линейки Latitude 3000
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Stylish aluminum case; good color of the display; very good performance. Negative: No HDMI port.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/04/2014
Ревю на Dell Latitude 15 (3540) – приятен микс между бизнес машина и мултимедиен център
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Long battery life; stable and nice aluminum case; matt Full HD screen; good cooling system; high computing and graphics performance. Negative: No mSATA slot and HDMI port.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/25/2014

 

Comment

Dell: Dell Inc. is a multinational technology corporation that develops, manufactures, sells, and supports personal computers and other computer-related products. Based in Texas, Dell employs more than 82,700 people worldwide (2009). In 2006, Dell purchased the computer hardware manufacturer Alienware. In most countries, the laptops are directly sold to consumers by Dell and each notebook custom-assembled according to a selection of options. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

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With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M: Mid-range graphics card of the GeForce GT 700M series. Based on the Kepler architecture and manufactured by TSMC in a 28nm process.

AMD Radeon HD 8850M: High-performance GPU based on the same chip as the HD 7850M.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Core i5:

4200U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.6 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 2.6 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.


15.6: 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.1 kg:

These sub-notebooks weight less than the average of all notebooks, but represent a heavier class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 13 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

2.3 kg:


79%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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» Elonex ONEt
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» HP ProBook 650 G1
Radeon HD 8750M, Core i5 4200M
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Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ
» MSI GS60 2PE-048CZ
GeForce GTX 870M, Core i7 4700HQ
» Lenovo Y50-70 59-422475
GeForce GTX 860M, Core i7 4700HQ
» Asus K550LB-XX182D
GeForce GT 740M, Core i5 4200U
» Asus ASUSPRO ESSENTIAL PU550CA
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3217U
» Acer Aspire V5-573G-74518G25aii
GeForce GTX 850M, Core i5 4210U
» Acer Aspire M5-583P-6637
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4200U
» Asus X550LDV-XO610H
GeForce 820M, Core i5 4210U
» Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70
GeForce GTX 860M, Core i5 4200H
» Toshiba Satellite S50T-B-10H
Radeon R7 M260, Core i7 4500U
» Asus G550JK-DS71
GeForce GTX 850M, Core i7 4700HQ
» HP Pavilion 15-J6Z61EA
GeForce 840M, Core i7 4510U
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-12- 2 (Update: 2013-12- 2)