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Dell Latitude E5530

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 reviews of Dell Latitude E5530. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price and screen. The battery and performance also get good opinions, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the portability and design. There are some mixed opinions about the size.

durability, performance, battery, screen, price

design, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell Latitude E5530 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Dell Latitude E5530

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Dell Latitude E5530 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the price.

price

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell E5530 Latitude 15.6" Laptop Intel Core i3 2.20GHz, 4GB Memory, 320GB HDD, DVD/RW HDMI and Windows 10 Professional (Certified Refurbished)Dell E5530 Latitude 15.6" Laptop Intel Core i3 2.20GHz, 4GB Memory, 320GB HDD, DVD/RW HDMI and Windows 10 Professional (Certified Refurbished)

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Dell Latitude E5530

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Dell Latitude E5530 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the performance and usability. The image quality and screen are also mentioned favorably.

screen, image quality, usability, performance

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: (notebookcheck.net)

Review Dell Latitude E5530 Notebook

 

Powerful Essentials. Dell's Latitude E5XXX series has long been an affordable alternative to the highest-end Latitude notebooks without sacrificing the essentials. Can the E5530, with its brand-new Ivy Bridge chipset and other minor tweaks, top its...

Fantastic performance from the Ivy Bridge CPU, Excellent backlit keyboard, Sturdy aluminum display lid, Battery life easily could last an entire workday, Truly capable integrated graphics, The Latitude E5530 checks nearly all of the boxes defining a...

Fan is very noisy under load, Heavy, even for its size, Lacks the higher-quality materials and related durability of the higher-end Latitude models, Fit and finish leaves a bit to be desired, Mediocre speakers, The fit and finish isn't up to par with...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: Michael Wall (NotebookReview.com)

Dell Latitude E5530 Review

 

The Dell Latitude E5530 is a sturdy business oriented notebook that offers an acceptable level of performance with a few additional luxuries at a competitive price.

Sturdy Build ; Customizable Touchpad ; Solid Battery Life

Bulky Design ; Limited Storage ; Fingerprint Magnet

The Dell Latitude is a machine that will get the job done and it will do it well. The specs may not be amazing, but the machine will perform most functions and tasks without balking; and while the design may be a bit bulky, the thick exterior proves to...

Feb, 2013

Expert review by: LAPTOP Magazine (laptopmag.com)

Dell Latitude E5530 Review

 

The Latitude E5530 is a strong choice for those seeking a durable 15-inch notebook without being tethered to an outlet. This business notebook offers plenty of performance and has a long three-year warranty. While the Lenovo T530 lacks a number pad, we...

Sterling battery life, Tough build, Three-year warranty

Sluggish boot time, Relatively thick design, No discrete graphics option

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Ashima Gupta (technostall.com)

Dell Latitude E5530 Laptop Review: Specs, Features and Price

 

Dell Latitude E5530 ReviewDell Latitude E5530 is a laptop for those kinds of people who do not handle their electronic gadgets very softly. Also, if you need to work on your laptop for long, Dell Latitude E5530 would be ...

15.6 inches display, Display Resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels, 2.8GHz Intel Core i5-3360M processor, Intel HD Graphics 4000 GPU graphics, Windows 7 Professional 64 bit Edition OS

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Dell Latitude E5530, 15.6" HD, Intel i3-2350M, 4GB/320GB, DVDRW, W7P, Webcam

 

Nice lightweight laptop with plenty of power to run the applications we use

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Dell Latitude E5530 15.6" LED Notebook

 

This is a great laptop. It is Crazy Super Fast! It is amazing how affordable these laptops have gotten. The price is very attractive and once you turn this laptop on you will be hooked and won't go back to your old laptop. The shipment was fast and...

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:HD / HDA
Built-in Microphone:No / Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y / Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery Capacity:60 / 65 / 97
Battery capacity (Watt hours):60 / 65 / 97
Battery life (max):6
Battery performance:2800
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:4 / 6 / 9

Camera

Front Camera:N / No / Y / Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Rear camera:N
Swivel webcam: No

Certificates

Certification:EPEAT
Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold
RoHS compliance: No
Wi-Fi certified:Y
WiFi certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Silver / Grey / Grey, Silver / Silver
Form Factor:Clamshell
Housing material:Aluminium, Magnesium
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise
Market positioning:Business
Product type:Notebook

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):500:1
Display brightness:220 / 300
Display Diagonal:14.5 / 15.6 / 16
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080 / 1980 x 1080
Display Surface:Matt
HD type:2K Ultra HD / Full HD / Not supported
LED backlight: Yes
Panel Type:TN
Pixel Pitch:0.00705 x 0.00705 / 0.00992 x 0.00992
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N / No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output voltage:19.5
AC adapter power:65 / 90
Power auto-sensing: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / No / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:No / NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:200 / 650
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.2/12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050 / 1100 / 1150 / 1200 / 1250 / 1300
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116 / 0x152 / 0x166 / 0xA16
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 2500 / Intel HD Graphics 3000 / Intel HD Graphics 4000 / Intel HD Graphics 4400
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.3

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard backlit:Y / Yes
Keyboard language:English
Keyboard Layout:AZERTY / QWERTY
Keyboard type:AZERTY / QWERTY
Numeric keypad:No / Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:2 / 4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):8
Memory clock speed:1333 / 1600
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout:1 x 2 / 1 x 4 / 2 x 2 / 2 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 / 1 x 4 / 2 x 2 / 2 x 4
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM
Memory slots (available):1

Networking

3G:No / Yes
3G standards:HSPA
4G:N / No / Y / Yes
4G standard:WiMAX
4G WiMAX:No / Yes
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.0 LE
Built-in Wi-Fi switch: Yes
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Data network: No
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Network standard:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3u
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN
Networking standards:IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3u / IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3u
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi data rate (max):300
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11ac / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11n / 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11n / IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n
WWAN: Yes

Operational Conditions

Non-operating altitude:-600 - 420000
Operating altitude:-600 - 120000
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 65

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:CD, DVD / CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
LightScribe:No / Yes
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD-ROM / DVD±RW

Other Features

64-bit computing: Yes
Audio system:HD / HDA
Compatible operating systems:Windows 7 Home Premium (32/64-bit)\nWindows 7 Professional (32/64-bit)\nWindows 7 Ultimate (32/64-bit)\nWindows 8 (64-bit)\nWindows 8 Pro (64-bit)
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:Intel
Infrared data port: No
Intel visual technologies:Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
Number of products included:1
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
Power supply type:AC/DC
Quantity:1
Type:PC

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Bag included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes
Power cord included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector:No / Yes
DVI port: No
eSATA/USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
eSATA/USB 3.0 ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot:No / Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in:No / Yes
Number of SATA III connectors:4
S/PDIF out port:No / Yes
SmartCard slot:No / Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1 / 2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1 / 2
USB 3.0 ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output voltage:19.5
AC adapter power:65 / 90
Power auto-sensing:Y

Processor

Bus type:DMI / DMI2
Chipset:Intel HM77 Express
Conflict Free processor:N / No / Y / Yes
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):19 / 23 / 24 / 25 / 26 / 27 / 28 / 29 / 30
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y / Yes
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 12 / 16
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM77 Express
Number of processors supported:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 1x8, 2x4, 2x8 / 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 / 1x8, 1x16, 2x4, 2x8 / 4x1, 2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0 / 3.0
Processor:B840 / I3-2350M / I3-3110M / I3-3120M / I3-3130M / I5-3210M / I5-3230M / I5-3320M / i5-3340 / i5-3340M / I5-3360M / I7-3520M / i7-3540M / i7-4600U
Processor boost frequency:3.1 / 3.2 / 3.3 / 3.4 / 3.5 / 3.6 / 3.7
Processor cache:2 / 3 / 4 / 6
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache
Processor codename:Haswell / Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i3-2xxx / Intel Core i3-3xxx / Intel Core i5-3xxx / Intel Core i7-3xxx / Intel Core i7-4xxx / Intel® Celeron®
Processor frequency:1.9 / 2.1 / 2.3 / 2.4 / 2.5 / 2.6 / 2.7 / 2.8 / 2.9 / 3 / 3.1
Processor front side bus:1600
Processor lithography:22 / 250 / 32
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:B840 / I3-2350M / I3-3110M / I3-3120M / I3-3130M / I5-3210M / I5-3230M / I5-3320M / i5-3340 / i5-3340M / I5-3360M / I7-3520M / i7-3540M / i7-4600U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor B800 series for Mobile / Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series / Intel Core i3-3100 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3300 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-3500 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-4600 Mobile series
Processor socket:BGA1023 / BGA1168 / PGA988 / Socket 988 / Socket H2 (LGA 1155)
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:D0 / E1 / J1 / L1 / Q0
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Tcase:67.4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15 / 35 / 77
Tjunction:100 / 105 / 85 / 90

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22 / 32
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID:No / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:No / Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel HD Audio Technology:No / Yes
Intel HD Graphics:Y
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel Matrix Storage Technology:No / Yes
Intel ME Firmware Version:9.5
Intel My WiFi Technology:No / Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:No / Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology:No / Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology:No / Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI:N / No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel visual technologies:Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):No / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT):N / No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):N / No / Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):No / Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™:No / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics: No
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):N / No / Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / Y / Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N / No / Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / No / Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:No / Yes
Processor ARK ID:53438 / 59801 / 64893 / 64895 / 64896 / 65700 / 65708 / 71255 / 71257 / 71465 / 72056 / 72058 / 76342 / 76616
Processor code:SR0DN / SR0EN / SR0MU / SR0MW / SR0MY / SR0N0 / SR0N1 / SR0N2 / SR0WX / SR0X6 / SR0X8 / SR0XB / SR0XC / SR0XD / SR1EA
Processor package size:31 / 37.5 / 40
Supported instruction sets:AVX / AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / AVX, SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2011D

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / No / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint reader:No / Yes
Password protection:BIOS / BIOS, HDD, Supervisor, User
Password protection type:BIOS / BIOS, HDD, Supervisor, User
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Software

Bundled software:Dell Webcam Central software / Dell Webcam Central software\nDell Backup and Recovery Manager\nDell applications\nWindows Live / McAfee / McAfee 1Y / Microsoft Office Home & Student 2010 / Trend Micro / Windows Live / Windows Live\nDell Applications
Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:32-bit / 64-bit
Operating system installed:Linux / Linux Ubuntu / Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 7 Professional / Windows 8 Pro
Trial software:Microsoft Office / Microsoft Office 2013 / Microsoft Office, McAfee Security Center / Office, MUI

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5200 / 5400 / 7200
Hard Drive Capacity:160 / 320 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5200 / 5400 / 7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA III
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:8
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache type:Flash / SSD
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:500
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128
Solid-state drive interface:mSATA / Serial ATA
Solid-state drive interfaces:mSATA / SATA
Storage media:HDD / Hybrid-HDD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:128 / 160 / 320 / 500

Technical Details

Floppy drive installed: No
Intel visual technologies:Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
Power supply type:AC/DC

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10 / 9.88
Depth (imperial):9.88
Height:1.17 / 1.31
Height (front):1 / 1.19
Height (front) (imperial):1.19
Height (rear):1 / 1.19 / 1.31
Height (rear) (imperial):1.31
Weight:4 / 5.25
Width:14.9 / 15 / 15.3
Width (imperial):15.3