ET deals: Dell Latitude 15 Broadwell Core i7 laptop with Win 7 for $859

Dell’s Latitude 15 are business ready laptops, and they’ve recently been refreshed with the latest Intel Broadwell Core i7 chips. Now on sale with a hefty $511 off after our coupon code, you can snag this well spec’d computer for just $859.

The Dell Latitude 15 features a brand new 5th-gen “Broadwell” Core i7-5500U processor, so you’ll be benefiting from all the performance and efficiency improvements inherent in Broadwell compared to Haswell, and will certainly have plenty of power even for fairly demanding office or multimedia tasks. The 15.6-inch anti-glare display is packed with a full 1920×1080 resolution, providing a sharp picture. You’ll be able to take advantage of all those pixels when watching videos or even during light gaming thanks to the dedicated Nvidia GeForce 830M graphics card.

A solid 8GB of RAM comes pre-loaded, making multitasking easy. There’s also a 500GB hard drive, which is enough space for basic storage needs, but those looking for more room can opt for a reasonably inexpensive upgrade to a 1TB hard drive for $21. Of course, you can also just upgrade the HDD yourself down the line.

dell-latitude-15-3550-laptop-backA set of three USB ports (two USB 3.0) help you connect to your peripherals, along with HDMI, VGA, a memory card reader and gigabit Ethernet. Intel dual band Wireless-AC 7265AC works with Bluetooth 4.0 to handle your wireless networking needs.

This notebook is well-suited for professional use, coming with Windows 7 Professional standard (and including an upgrade license to Windows 8 Pro should you want it). Measuring under 0.9-inches and 4.9lbs, it’s also portable enough to take on the go. As an added bonus you can even opt to get a free 12 months of McAfee Security Center, though you’ll have to select this manually while you’re configuring. All in all it’s an excellent value on a powerful laptop that’s loaded with the latest CPUs on the market, so grab it today while this coupon is here

 


by techtalks @TechTalks January 29, 2015 4:52 AM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

Lionel Gurjao

Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

Shivendra Singh

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

Q5 blackberry

Alhassan A Bukar

Nice

Ishwar Maradi