The Dell Latitude 3540 (CAL002W72117S4IN9) has been designed to meet the needs of those who need a standard laptop for conducting business and aren't willing to spend much. It looks stylish and sports standard features in every department. However, it doesn't come with Windows OS and lacks any high speed USB port for data transfer.
Display and Build
The Dell Latitude 3540 (CAL002W72117S4IN9) features a 15.6-inch HD WLED backlit Anti Glare display which offers a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels and prevents visuals from getting hampered when used under bright light. It is wrapped in a graphite black casing with horizontal brushed finish. It has a thickness of 27.8mm and tips the scale at 2.3kg.
Processor and Platform
On the inside, the laptop is packed with an Intel HM87 Express chipset bearing a 1.7GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the fourth generation. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two user accessible DIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD 4400 takes care of rich games and movies. It runs on 64 bit Ubuntu OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The combined action of 1MP webcam and digital microphone allows you to experience online video calls smoothly. The Dell Latitude 3540 (CAL002W72117S4IN9) takes care of your storage needs with a 500GB SATA hard disk. The presence of Tray-Load DVD Drive allows you to exchange data via disks. The Dell Audio speakers ensure HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
The Dell Latitude 3540 (CAL002W72117S4IN9) claims to provide up to 4 hours of uninterrupted service with its 6 cell Li-ion battery. From the networking and connectivity point of view, the notebook supports Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, digital media reader, two USB 2.0 slots, HDMI out and VGA port.