Find out more on Dell Latitude D specifications on PC World. Specifications. Dell D Processor The Dell Latitude D is optimized for hard business work Dell Latitude D Image. Compared to its predecessor, the Dell Latitude D looks like it’s been on Weight Watchers–and we love the results. This corporate system weighs a.

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The measurement diagram depicts a good red a green color curve and the usual deviation of the blue color d8220. The noise emissions caused by typing are also alright, if you do not hit the keys with too much force. So, the notebook is very flexural rigid, Most of the time the fan was deactivated.

Review Dell Latitude D Notebook – Reviews

I have not had a single hang, lockup, freeze, or BSOD so far. There are two exhaust vents: The display can be used outdoors, because of its matt surface. Sometimes, the fan’s revolution speed is increased and you can hear it a little more. A dependable product that doesn’t really stand out from the competition.

But, this is also a result of the good equipment of the reviewed notebook.

On the dpecs side, the D sports two stacked USB 2. Of course we were curious, if also the case was changed in the course of the update to the Santa Rosa technology.

Dell Latitude D820

The only weakness is the moderate contrast of the display. The track point reacts very sensible to pressure, so unintended clicks are frequent.

The notebook was equipped with a 80 GB hard disk with revs by Fujitsu. The sound is therefore very clear and more or less alright for music playback and background music during work. A remarkable difference is the Latitude’s rather angular and geometric designbut also the black and mainly dark gray colors used. The D’s speakers are left and right besides the keyboard.


The Dell Latitude D is offered with a variety of Intel Core 2 Duo processors and the user can also select between three video solutions. This is useful when running on battery power or when using the notebook in different settings but I ended up turning this feature off because it oftentimes results in an unacceptably dim screen.

The keyboard is attached tightly to the case. The performance of this solution is alright and comparable to a X or a Geforce The power brick stays cool even after days of keeping the notebook plugged into the wall. I think I made the right choice here because the WUXGA display would have yielded fonts and icons too small for even my young eyes.

Especially the maximum temperature at the top side of only Even after adapting the driver settings, this is still true. The screen is most likely the Achilles heel of the D, if it has one.

Dell Latitude D820 Review (pics, specs)

At least on the D you get stereo sound with a speaker on either side of the keyboard; on its cousin the Latitude D there is but one speaker. When handling the notebook, its robust case gets soon apparent.

Our expectations regarding the vertical stability to vantage point were underachieved. At a pinch it can be used on a plane or on a lap but, for speecs most part, I would not travel extensively with the D So, the Dell Latitude D is a typical office notebook with strengths regarding emissions and battery runtime.

Please, switch off ad blockers. Dell Latitude D lid view large image. Also the light clamshell design of the display is unchanged and provides good flexural rigidity and a closed state, which protects the display against dust penetration. The Latitude L’s case is mostly out of plasticssurfaces feel rather high-class. Pros Superb build quality Computational performance Good heat management Dual mousing options Thoughtful touches like WiFi catcher and battery life LEDs Price relative to other corporate notebooks Cons Lackluster screen Optical drive noise Poor graphics performance plus no option for a better card Pricing and Availability.


Horizontallythe stability to the vantage point is alright. Using Sennheiser HD headphones plugged into the side-mounted headphone jack, the sound improves significantly and is clear, accurate, and dd820 distortion-free.

Dell Latitude D review – Engadget

The speakers are located left and right beside the keyboard and provide good and clear sound. The low black value and the good maximum brightness result in a good maximum contrast.

Soon after I began my research for a notebook computer, I came to the conclusion that I wanted a business-oriented machine. Under normal usage like word s820, web browsing, and a little light movie-watching you can expect times of about 4 hours or possibly even longer.

Older games without demanding 3D graphics should yet be possible. At first blush, a tastefully styled though by no means beautiful and well-built notebook. When performing more demanding tasks such as during the Battery Eater Pro burn-in and battery life test or rendering 3D graphics the fan speeds up but it is not at all offensive.

The keyboard has a good layoutsimilar to desktop PCs. This is a standard USB port with separated power supply which makes it possible to connect external devices with higher consumption.

Dell has designed the D for excellent heat dissipation. Additional keys are not available, however some dell the usual keys provide additional functions.

The keyboard of the Latitude D seems speds and is in general well-structured.