Dell has announced its new Latitude 7400 2-in-1 notebook before CES 2019. Dell claims that the laptop is totally new from the
The Latitude 7400 2-in-1 is available in a brand new Titan Gray finish, using a solid aluminum body and a hairline brushed layout. The burden of the notebook starts at 1.36kg but this will change depending on the configuration you choose. As it is a 2-in-1, the display of the notebook can be tilted all the way round so it can be used as a tablet computer. Dell has also says it’s beefed up the thermal alternative in the Latitude 7400 2-in-1, which now makes use of GORE material, infused by an aerogel, similar to what NASA uses.
One of the big new features is Dell’s ExpressSign-in that employs a combination of Intel’s Context Sensing Technology and Windows Hello, to automatically authenticate the user. The proximity detector built into the notebook detects your existence as you approach it and will wake up it up, after which the infrared camera system is used to authenticate your head and signal you into Windows. Dell says that the Latitude 7400 2-in-1 can recognise if you’re away from the PC and automatically lock it and put it to sleep.
The notebook is powered by Intel’s 8th generation U-series ‘Whiskey Lake’ CPUs, and supports up to 16GB of LPDDR3 RAMup to a 1TB M.Two PCIe NVMe SSD and integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620 GPU. There’s a 2TB storage option coming from”summertime 2019″. The Latitude 7400 2-in-1 features a 14-inch touch display with a full-HD (16:9) resolution, together with anti-reflective and anti-smudge treatments and Gorilla Glass 5. It also supports Dell’s Active Pen, which can be sold separately. The display boasts of having narrow borders on all sides and despite this, Dell has managed to fit the webcam and the infrared camera to get Windows Hello up on the top, where it goes.
In terms of physical connectivity, the notebook features two USB Type-A 3.1 (Gen1) ports, two Thunderbolt 3 interfaces (Type-C), a full-sized HDMI jack, SIM card slot on compatible models, mciroSD card reader, SmartCard reader, plus a Noble Wedge Lock slot. For wireless connectivity, you receive dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi with 2×2 MIMO antennas, Bluetooth 5.0, and also a option for a LTE variant using Cat. 16 Gigabit LTE speeds. Being a business laptop, the Latitude 7400 2-in-1 has additional security in the form of Dell’s ControlVault 3 to get hardware multi-factor authentication and programs like VMware’s Workspace ONE pre-installed. The laptop can also be’Skype for Business’ certified and has stereo speakers with MaxxAudio Pro.