Rugged PC Review’s full review of the Dell Latitude E ATG semi-rugged notebook. Dell’s Latitude laptops are well-respected business machines, and the ATG- branded editions ratchet these hard-wearing corporate workhorses. Dell Latitude E ATG – 14″ – Core i5 M – 4 GB RAM – GB SSD – English overview and full product specs on CNET.
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Rugged PC – Rugged Notebooks: Dell Latitude E ATG
Overall, “Ivy Bridge” offers increased efficiency, lower power consumption, and better graphics performance. Dell Inspiron 15 RadeonCore i5 U, The picture below shows the two laptops on an open meadow in bright sunshine. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and atb devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper. Larger displays mean larger and heavier laptops, and switching to wide format displays can make them incompatible with existing mounting systems.
Since Dell’s semi-rugged and rugged models are loosely based on the Latitude consumer laptop line, the ATG and XFR models have had wide-format displays for years. First a few words about the battery situation in the ATG.
In this era of “retina” displays and smartphones with full x pixel p resolution, e64300, the ATG’s screen lis beginning to look a little coarse.
Maybe that accounted for the difference, or perhaps the new screen is different.
Dell Latitude E6430 ATG – 14″ – Core i5 3340M – 4 GB RAM – 128 GB SSD – English
The Intel 3rd Generation Core i5 and i7 processors available in the ATG provide excellent performance as well as remarkable battery life, especially with the extended life 97 watt-hour battery that came with our test sample. Once e6403, there is a total absence of annoying reflections on both screens, indicating the superiority of semi-matte display surfaces for this sort of deployment. Looking at it from below, however, results in significant color shifts.
The Dell ATG is no different. Years ago, laptop screens became totally unreadable under such conditions.
The ATG is “semi-rugged,” which means it can take some bumps and spills, and it feels very solid. The first picture below shows the two machines outside in very bright summer daylight, in a semi-shaded spot with lots of potential for reflections. Having almost watt-hours, however, does come in handy even in a machine like the ATG that turned out to be remarkably frugal.
The system has a It’s a very well-engineered unit and it’s quite clear that a lot of thought went into its design.
Dell Latitude E ATG – External Reviews
Made to please creative pros Debuting just ahead of CESthe updated two-in-one gets a premium redesign and improved pen functionality. For those interested in how the semi-rugged ATG compares inside to the fully-rugged XFR, the picture below shows them side-by-side.
Dell Inspiron 15 RadeonCore i7 U, That sort of detail adds expense, but also means the wires will never get crimped, adding to reliability. It’s always difficult to judge the outdoor viewability of a display as there are so many variables. Dell itself e4630 stands and port replicators that work with both ATG and standard versions of the Latitude 64×0 platform, and there are a number of third party solutions specifically designed for the ATG.
Memory Max Supported Size. This makes the ATG a strong contender for uses and deployments where a standard business laptop may just not be quite tough enough.
Work, play and everything in between, it’s all better on a bigger screen with great tools to boost your experience. Dell Inspiron 17 RadeonCore i7 U, To guard against physical damage, all ports are located behind protective doors. Current display technology, while still xtg from perfect, does provide a degree of viewability even in bright sunlight.
Dell often switches available processors, so what’s available for the ATG when you read this may be different from our specs. Apple iPad, Microsoft Surface, Amazon Fire and more Work, play and everything in between, it’s all better on a bigger screen with great tools to boost your experience.
The bottom half of the housing then comes off, and there aren’t any wires or connectors that connect the two halves to worry about. Dell Latitude ATG Dell’s semi-rugged Latitude E-family model remains an attractive and technologically up-to-date option for enterprise users, and a remarkably powerful one at that by Conrad H.
We do wish the consumer E’s optional higher resolution x pixel display would be available for the ATG.
Dell Latitude E6430 ATG
It’s not as extreme, heavy, and expensive as Dell’s fully rugged Latitude XFR, but it’s definitely much tougher than a standard Latitude. Note, for example, how some of the antenna wires have their own dedicated guides cast right into the magnesium chassis. The system is using Nvidia’s Optimus s6430 which automatically switches the Nvidia GPU on and off depending on whether it’s f6430, thus greatly increasing battery life. Best tablets and accessories for Christmas gifts: