Dell Latitude E7240

Specifications

Dell Latitude E7240Notebook: Dell Latitude E7240 (Latitude Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4400
Display: 12.5 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: no
Weight: 1.34kg
Average Score: 74.67% - average
Average of 6 scores (from 9 reviews)
price: 50%, performance: 77%, features: 71%, display: 77% mobility: 76%, workmanship: 77%, ergonomy: 89%, emissions: 90%

Reviews for the Dell Latitude E7240

83% Review Dell Latitude E7240 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Ultra-Business. Dell has updated its Latitude series and added a number of new models. The Dell Latitude E7240 is a compact 12-inch business ultrabook, which wants to convince with professional equipment and premium features. We extensively tested how well it succeeds at this.
60% Dell Latitude E7240 review
Source: Expert Reviews English
The Dell Latitude E7240 is an attractive business ultraportable, but underneath its good looks is a fairly average laptop. At £947 (£789 ex VAT), it's also very expensive and not nearly as good value as the similarly priced Core i5 version of the HP Elitebook 840 G1.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 05/17/2014
Rating: Total score: 60%
82% Dell Latitude E7240 review: A nearly-great ultrabook
Source: Zdnet.com English
The Latitude E7240 is solidly made and well connected, delivering impressive performance in a thoughtful design. It's let down by the keyboard and a lack of configuration options, turning what could have been a superb business ultrabook into merely a very good one.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/15/2014
Rating: Total score: 82%
83% Dell Latitude E7240 review
Source: PC Pro English
The Dell Latitude E7240 may not provide the all-round class of consumer Ultrabooks – and it’s certainly nowhere near as desirable as its hybrid stablemate, the Dell XPS 12 – but it’s a solid addition to the Latitude family, with excellent connectivity and battery life, and the sort of build quality that should see it survive a long, tough life in the office.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/28/2013
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 50% performance: 83% features: 67% workmanship: 67%
70% Dell Latitude E7240 Touch
Source: Laptop Mag English
With the Latitude E7240 Touch, Dell has really spruced up its line of business notebooks. We love this laptop's sturdy design and attractive carbon fiber lid. We also appreciate the vivid 1920 x 1080 touch display, excellent keyboard and robust security. Unfortunately, this laptop's 4-cell battery doesn't last nearly as long as competing Ultrabooks -- and there's currently no extended battery option.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/27/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Dell Latitude E7240 Touch
Source: Laptop Mag English
With the Latitude E7240 Touch, Dell has really spruced up its line of business notebooks. We love this laptop's sturdy design and attractive carbon fiber lid. We also appreciate the vivid 1920 x 1080 touch display, excellent keyboard and robust security. Unfortunately, this laptop's 4-cell battery doesn't last nearly as long as competing Ultrabooks -- and there's currently no extended battery option.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/27/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%

Foreign Reviews

Dell Latitude E7240
Source: HardwareLuxx German DE→EN
Positive: good allround package Negative: glossy touch display
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/13/2014
Успешный бизнес с Dell Latitude E7240
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive; Stylish design; quite high performance; good connectivity. Negative; Poor viewing angles and unnatural colors of the display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/08/2014
简约不简单 戴尔Latitude E7240评测
Source: enet.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Positive: Lightweight, high-performance, long battery life; aluminum case.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/15/2013
约战ThinkPad!戴尔E7240商用超极本首测
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Positive: High power; long battery life; solid workmanship.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/30/2013

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 4400:

ULV integrated GPU (GT2) with 20 EUs found on certain Haswell CPU models.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

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


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.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


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


1.34 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist only few sub-notebooks, which weight less. 10 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


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 %

Dell reviews


74.67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


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

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga S1
Core i7 4500U, 1.6 kg
» Dell Latitude E7240-SM008LE72408GER
Core i5 4300U, 1.4 kg
» HP EliteBook 820 G1-F1R78AW
Core i5 4300U, 1.5 kg
» Lenovo ThinkPad X240-20AL007YGE
Core i5 4200U, 1.4 kg
» Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga
Core i5 4200U, 1.584 kg
» Dell Latitude E7240 Touch
Core i5 4300U, 1.35 kg
» HP EliteBook 820 G1
Core i5 4200U, 1.3 kg
» Lenovo ThinkPad X240
Core i7 4600U, 1.45 kg
» Lenovo ThinkPad X240s
Core i5 4200U, 1.3 kg
» Dell XPS 12-9Q33
Core i5 4200U, 1.5 kg

Devices with the same GPU

» Lenovo IdeaPad U430p-59428492
Core i5 4210U, 14.0", 1.7 kg
» Dell Inspiron 15-3542
Core i3 4030U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
» Toshiba KIRA-102
Core i7 4510U, 13.3", 1.4 kg
» Toshiba Satellite Z30-A-1D2
Core i7 4510U, 13.3", 1.18 kg
» Asus Transformer Book Flip TP300LA-C4032H
Core i5 4210U, 13.3", 1.75 kg
» Acer Aspire E5-471-64WR
Core i3 4030U, 14.0", 2 kg
» Toshiba Satellite Radius P50W-BST2N22
Core i5 4210U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
» Asus ASUSPRO Advanced BU401LA-CZ040G
Core i5 4200U, 14.0", 1.7 kg
» Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Pro P30W-BST2N22
Core i7 4510U, 13.3", 2.3 kg
» Asus Transformer Book Flip TP300LA-DW063H
Core i3 4030U, 13.3", 1.75 kg
» Acer Extensa 2510-34Z4
Core i3 4030U, 15.6", 2.5 kg
» Acer Aspire E5-471-59RT
Core i5 4210U, 14.0", 2.3 kg
» Toshiba Satellite Radius P55W-B5224
Core i7 4510U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
» HP Envy 15-U002NF
Core i5 4210U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
» Acer C720-3404 Chromebook
Core i3 4005U, 11.6", 1.2 kg
» Acer C720-3605 Chromebook
Core i3 4005U, 11.6", 1.2 kg
» Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 15
Core i5 4210U, 15.6", 2.608 kg
» Acer Aspire E5-571P-363N
Core i3 4030U, 15.6", 2.5 kg
» Acer Aspire S7-392-5410
Core i5 4210U, 13.3", 1.3 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-11- 9 (Update: 2013-11- 9)