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Dell Latitude 14 5430 Rugged, i7-1185G7

Specifications

Dell Latitude 14 5430 Rugged, i7-1185G7
Dell Latitude 14 5430 Rugged, i7-1185G7 (Latitude 14 Rugged Series)
Processor
Intel Core i7-1185G7 4 x 3 - 4.8 GHz, Tiger Lake-UP3
Memory
16 GB 
, DDR4-3200
Display
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI, IPS, glossy: no
Storage
512GB SSD
Connections
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 2 USB 3.1 Gen2, USB-C Power Delivery (PD), 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD
Networking
10/100/1000 LAN Card (10/100/1000MBit/s), Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX210 (a/b/g/h/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6/), Bluetooth 5
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 33.6 x 340 x 220 ( = 1.32 x 13.39 x 8.66 in)
Battery
53.5 Wh, 3-cell
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 11 Pro
Camera
Webcam: 720p | 1080p (optional)
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, 36 Months Warranty, ruggedized, waterproof
Weight
1.97 kg ( = 69.49 oz / 4.34 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Price comparison

Average Score: 85% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)

Reviews for the Dell Latitude 14 5430 Rugged, i7-1185G7

90% Dell Latitude 5430 Rugged Laptop review
Source: Techradar English
The Dell Latitude 5430 stands out among other rugged laptops due to its all black design and carbon fiber lid. The rigid handle makes it easy to take with you while out in the field but also serves as a palm rest when using the device’s touchpad. The inclusion of an 11th Gen Intel Core i5 or i7 processor provides more than enough power for most tasks while the optional Nvidia T500 T500 discrete graphics option allows you to tackle even more demanding workloads. There are plenty of ports on either side as well as on the back and the Latitude 5430 can also be equipped with additional ones on the right side and at its rear. If your work requires a rugged laptop but you’ve been put off by the all metal designs of other devices, the Latitude 5430 could be the perfect choice.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/12/2022
Rating: Total score: 90%
80% Dell Latitude 5430 Rugged Review
Source: PC Mag English
The Dell Latitude 5430 is a solid choice among its rugged contemporaries. The semi-rugged laptop performs well and has plenty of ports and customization options. While it is expensive (as all rugged laptops are), its portability and performance more than makeup for its hefty price tag. For enthusiasts, first responders, and the like, the Dell Latitude 5430 is a solid choice. Just remember that it's not a fully rugged machine, so there are limits to how much abuse it can take.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/07/2022
Rating: Total score: 80%
Dell’s Latitude 5430 Rugged – Redefining the Extremes of Mobile Computing
Source: Techspot English
Rugged laptops and tablets have long been a somewhat rarified sector, populated mostly by specialty vendors and solutions, like Panasonic, Getac, Durabook and DT Research. Dell entered the rugged solution market in 2008 with its ATG series, shifting to the Latitude Rugged designation about six years later. Until Acer entered the space in 2020 with its Enduro line, Dell was the only major laptop vendor bringing ruggedized solutions to market. What has been particularly interesting about Dell’s approach is how it has enlivened and enhanced its rugged solutions with technologies and features initially developed for commercial client products, including Latitude and XPS laptops. That has enabled the company to create solutions that are often more sophisticated than those competitors offer, and better attuned to the needs of end users, commercial customers and specific industries. The Rugged Latitude line also underscores Dell’s strategic intention to help customers succeed in what has increasingly become a “Do-Anything-From-Anywhere World.”
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/07/2022

Comment

Intel Iris Xe G7 96EUs: Integrated graphics card in Intel Tiger Lake G4 SoCs based on the new Gen. 12 architecture with 96 EUs (Execution Units / Shader Cluster). The clock rate depends on the processor model. The Tiger Lake chips are produced in the modern 10nm+ process at Intel.

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.


i7-1185G7: Tiger Lake based low power quad-core processor for thin and light laptops. The four cores clock around 3 - 4.8 GHz. Produced on the second-gen 10 nm Intel process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.00":

There are hardly any tablets in this display size range anymore. For subnotebooks, on the other hand, it is the standard format.

The advantage of subnotebooks is that the entire laptop can be small and therefore easily portable. The smaller display also has the advantage of requiring less power, which further improves battery life and thus mobility. The disadvantage is that reading texts is more strenuous on the eyes. High resolutions are more likely to be found in standard laptops.

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


Dell: Dell is a U.S. manufacturer (based in Texas) of computer hardware founded in 1984 and is one of the largest international manufacturers in terms of both market share and notebook models. Its product line includes desktops, notebooks, storage systems, monitors, servers, printers, consumer electronics and peripherals. Dell offers laptops that are suitable for various applications, such as business laptops, gaming laptops, ultra portables and workstations. Dell's business laptops from the Latitude and Precision series are an option for professional users and businesses.

In 2023, Dell had an approximate 17% market share of global PC sales, ranking #3 after Lenovo and HP.

For gaming enthusiasts, Dell's Alienware brand is for gaming notebooks.


85%: This rating is slightly above average, there are somewhat more devices with worse ratings. However, clear purchase recommendations look different.


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

 

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Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

MSI Commercial 14 H A13
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-H i7-13700H
Panasonic Toughbook 55 Mk3
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-P i7-1370P
Dell Latitude 14 7440, i7-1355U
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-U i7-1355U
MSI Summit E14 Evo A12M, i7-1260P
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-P i7-1260P
Acer Aspire 5 A514-56M
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-U i7-1355U
Lenovo ThinkPad E14 G5 i7-1355U
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-U i7-1355U
Asus Vivobook S 14 K3402ZA, i7-12700H
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-S i7-12700H
Asus VivoBook 14 F1402ZA, i7-1255U
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-M i7-1255U
Asus ExpertBook P1412
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7
MSI Prestige 14 Evo B13M
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-H i7-13700H
Dell Latitude 5431, i7-1270P
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-P i7-1270P
Acer Chromebook Vero 514 CBV514-1H, i7-1255U
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-M i7-1255U
Asus VivoBook 14 F1402ZA-EK329W
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-M i7-1255U
Acer Aspire Vero AV14-51-73LM
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-M i7-1255U
Asus Vivobook 14 F1400EA-EB1594W
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7
Acer Aspire Vero AV14-51-72DL
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-M i7-1255U
HP EliteBook 840 G9
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-P i7-1280P
VAIO FE 14.1 VWNC71429-BK
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-M i7-1255U
Asus VivoBook S 14 S3402, i7-12700H
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-S i7-12700H
Dynabook Portégé X40-K
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-P i7-1260P
Prime Computer PrimeBook Circular-i7-1165G7
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7
MSI Summit E14 Evo A12M-050
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Alder Lake-P i7-1280P
Asus VivoBook 14 F415EA-EB377T
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7
Acer Enduro Urban N3 EUN314-51W-70RF
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7
Asus VivoBook 14 F415EA-EB378T
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Asus ExpertBook B9 B9403CVAR
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-U Core 7 150U, 0.99 kg
Acer Swift Go 14 SFG14-71, i7-1355U
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-U i7-1355U, 1.25 kg
HP EliteBook 840 G10, i7-1360P
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-P i7-1360P, 1.36 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad L14 G4, i7-1355U
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Raptor Lake-U i7-1355U, 1.4 kg
Current Prices
Stefan Hinum, 2022-06-12 (Update: 2022-06-12)