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Dell Latitude E6510

alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 reviews of Dell Latitude E6510. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the durability and design. The price and screen are also mentioned favorably. Many are negative about the portability and battery. There are some mixed comments about the energy efficiency and reliability.

performance, screen, price, design, durability

battery, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell Latitude E6510 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Dell Latitude E6510

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Dell Latitude E6510 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 usability and performance. The size and screen also get good feedback, whereas many are negative about the image quality and portability.

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

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Nov, 2017

Expert review by: (notebookcheck.net)

Review Dell Latitude E6510 Notebook

 

Business-Allrounder. With the E6510, Dell offers a reworked 15.6 incher intended for professional office duties. Depending on one's demands, the machine comes with various hardware configurations; for instance also with an independent graphic card and...

Elegant, relatively stable case, Outstanding input devices, Very good display, Very good application performance, Extensive configuration options, The many options which allow the laptop to be adapted to real-world demands

Heating under load, Very tightly dimensioned power adaptor, Noisy under load, Noticeable throttling, Modest battery life for potent configurations, an efficient cooling system

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: LAPTOP Magazine (laptopmag.com)

Dell Latitude E6510 Review

 

The Latitude E6510 offers a lot of performance in an attractive business-friendly package, with a gorgeous bright screen and amazing low-light webcam. However, the $1854 configuration we reviewed is not a particularly good value, particularly when...

Attractive, sturdy design, Beautiful high-res screen, Strong Core i7 performance, Fantastic webcam

Expensive, Oversensitive pointing stick, Small hard drive

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: Tech Staff (techradar.com)

Dell Latitude E6510 review

 

An amazing business laptop packed to the gills with power and features

Great performance ; Quadro graphics ; Good connectivity ; Full HD display

Small HDD ; Some flex in chassis

Jul, 2010

Expert review by: Barry de la Rosa (expertreviews.co.uk)

Dell Latitude E6510 review

 

Desktop performance, SSD storage, a Full HD display and numerous security and support options, but the E6510 is let down by its spongy keyboard and wayward trackpad

Jul, 2010

Expert review by: Staff Writer (bit.com.au)

Product brief: Dell Latitude E6510 review

 

Unlike the other workstation laptops tested this month, the Dell Latitude E6510 isn't primarily about raw power. Its Nvidia NVS 3100M graphics chip is less concerned with accelerating complex rendering tasks, more with powering multiple displays with...

Taking the Dell as it is, it’s just a little too expensive; however make some custom choices in a few key areas, and you have a viable alternative to the competition’s high-end business offerings.

May, 2011

Consumer review by: Chris O. (newegg.com)

Nice laptop for the price.

 

Yes I would recommend this as long as you not gaming or some such thing. It's a nice computer for $130 and my mother in law loves it.

*Great for email, facebook, and so on. *Great price *nice looking *everything you need to get online

*A bit slow needs more RAM *It came with the wrong watt plug (but it works fine with the included one)

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: Ronald C. (newegg.com)

great laptop

 

I got this for a steal at 175$ brand new charger and the whole keyboard was new and replaced

It came in three days Super fast Battery last 3 + hours looks brand new other than 2 or three scratches on bottom of laptop

gets hot underload no webcam

Mar, 2016

Consumer review by: Ivan J. (newegg.com)

So far, so good... really good!

 

The smart choice to me is refurb.... where else can you get a SSD at this price!

Fantastic machine. SSD is the way to go! At first, I was fearful about a refurb unit, but all has been good. This unit has a new ssd and new chipset, so it's pretty much new imho.

I don't like the rubber surface that surrounds the touchpad, but I have since gotten used to it.

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Up Dated review after installing SSD

 

The SSD failure (glitch, really) was a surprise, as I have 2 others in my desktop PCs running just fine, one with W7 and 1 with W10. If you have an older PC, an SSD is a great way to put some speed and responsiveness into it. And the upgrade to W10 is...

Follow up review after installing an Intel SSD and upgrading to Windows 10: Ah, now it is a computer that works like it should- fast boot up, snappy program loads, and nice to look at. It is good enough for a travel computer that my wife can use at her...

After the first install of the SSD with Windows 7 cloned off the HDD and a week after an update to Windows 10, the boot record of the SSD became corrupt. W10 ran for a week, with the computer constantly on running my online weather station, but while...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Great Results

 

I have been very satisfied with this model. Just had one with Windows Update issues.

Durable, reliable and best of all IT HAS WINDOWS 7

One out of 10 had Software issues

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery Capacity:60 / 85
Battery capacity (Watt hours):60 / 85
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6 / 9

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Anthracite, Silver / Black / Black, Silver
Form Factor:Clamshell

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1440 x 900 / 1600 x 900 / 1920 x 1080
Display surface:Gloss / Matt
HD type:Full HD / HD+
LED backlight: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter power:60 / 90

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.512
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce NVS 3100M / NVIDIA NVS 3100M / NVIDIA Quadro HD 6310 / NVIDIA Quadro NVS 3100M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.5
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter:No / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:500
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):766
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / No

Keyboard

Keyboard Layout:AZERTY / QWERTZ
Keyboard type:AZERTY / QWERTZ
Pointing device:Touchpad

Memory

Internal memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1066 / 1333
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G:No / Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR / 3.0+HS
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, WWAN
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
WWAN: Yes

Optical Drive

DVD-R read speed:8
DVD-R write speed:8
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+R write speed:8
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi DL / DVD-RW

Other Features

Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Display:LCD / LED
Docking solution:DELL Simple E/Port-Replikator 130W
Graphics adapter family:NVIDIA
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
Power supply type:AC / AC/DC
TV in port: No
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:Wi-Fi

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: No

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type:No / Type II
CardBus PCMCIA slots quantity:1
DC-in jack: Yes
DisplayPorts quantity:1
Docking connector:No / Yes
DVI port: No
eSATA ports quantity:1
eSATA/USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot:No / Yes
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3 / 4 / 5
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter power:60 / 90

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel QM57 Express
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):12 / 13 / 14 / 19 / 20 / 21
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Motherboard chipset:Intel QM57 Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382 / 774
PCI Express configurations:1x16 / 1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2 / 2.0
Processing die size:296 / 81
Processor:i5-540M / i5-560M / i5-580M / I7-620M / i7-640M / i7-720QM / I7-740QM / i7-840QM
Processor boost frequency:2.8 / 2.93 / 3.07 / 3.20 / 3.33 / 3.46
Processor cache:3 / 4 / 6 / 8
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Arrandale / Clarksfield
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:Intel Core i5-xxx / Intel Core i7-xxx
Processor frequency:1.6 / 1.73 / 1.86 / 2.53 / 2.66 / 2.8
Processor lithography:32 / 45
Processor model:i5-540M / i5-560M / i5-580M / I7-620M / i7-640M / i7-720QM / I7-740QM
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-500 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-600 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-700 Mobile series
Processor socket:BGA1288 / BGA956 / Socket 988
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:B1 / C2 / K0
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 45
Tjunction:100 / 105

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / Y
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:No / Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel vPro Technology: Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology:Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36 / Yes
Processor ARK ID:43122 / 43544 / 43560 / 49024 / 49652 / 49653 / 49666
Processor code:SLBLY / SLBPE / SLBQG / SLBTN / SLBTT / SLC29
Processor package size:37.5 / rPGA 37.5x 37.5, BGA 34x28
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1/4.2 / SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / No
Fingerprint reader: Yes
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Software

Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Professional
Optional operating system supplied:Windows XP Professional

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400 / 7200
Hard Drive Capacity:250 / 320 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:250 / 320 / 500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.96
Height (front):1.07 / 1.13
Height (rear):1.31 / 1.32
Weight:5.53 / 6.26 / 6.61
Width:14.7