Affordable machine for standard computing
Display and Design
The Dell Latitude V3540 (RPWTV) features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It comes with anti glare coating on the top allowing you to view things clearly under bright light. It is wrapped in a simply designed grey coloured package which is 25.3mm thick and has a weight of 2.3kg.
Configuration and OS
For driving its processes, the Dell Latitude V3540 (RPWTV) depends on a 1.7GHz Intel Core i3 processor belonging to the fourth generation and based on HM87 Express chipset. Assisting it is a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which can be further expanded up to 8GB via two unused DIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD 4400 GPU takes care of intensive games and videos. It runs on 64 bit Ubuntu OS.
Camera and Storage
Armed with a 1MP webcam, the laptop is capable of providing clear video calling experience. The 500GB SATA HDD functions at 5,400rpm and provides plenty of space for creating a library of files. With the Tray Load DVD RW Drive, you can easily load files on disks and retrieve them when required.
Battery and Connectivity
The Dell Latitude V3540 (RPWTV) claims to render uninterrupted service for a maximum period of 3 hours with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. From the networking and connectivity point of view, we have features like Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader and two USB 2.0 slots.
The Dell Latitude V3540 (RPWTV) comes at a decent price and has the efficiency to deal with standard computing applications. It sports a 15.6-inch anti glare display along with standard configuration and slim optical drive. The lack of Windows platform and sound battery is okay in light of its price.