Dell Technologies invests in hybrid working with new devices and, most importantly, new apps and utilities designed to improve collaboration and connectivity and ensure user privacy.
Latitude 9430 and Latitude 7330 Ultralight, the new ultralight laptops from Dell
Dell Latitude 9340available both in laptop and 2-in-1 format, according to the multinational is the most compact professional computer among the 14″. It adopts a screen of your choice between FHD+ or QHD+ with an aspect ratio of 16: 10 and 500 nits of maximum brightness and integrates a 12th generation Intel processor, with support for up to Core i7 or Intel vPro.As for the memory, it is possible to configure it with a maximum of 32 GB of LPDDR5a 5 RAM .2 Ghz In terms of connectivity, they are supported both Thunderbolt 4 and WiFi 6E. The weight varies between 1.27 kg for the portable version and 1.4 for the 2-in-1.
If the Latitude 9340 is still too heavy and bulky for your needs, you can orient yourself on Latitude 7330 Ultralightwhich weighs less than 1 kg, precisely 0.967 kg. It adopts a 13.3″ Full HD screen in 16:9 format, also available in a touchscreen version. Like the 9340, this laptop is also based on 12th generation Intel processors, also vPro. Like all models in the series 7000, it supports the Dell Premier Rechargeable Active Penwhich differs from other “tips” in battery life and function Tile Location Trackingto locate it via Bluetooth.
14-core Intel processor (also vPro), possibility to mount an NVIDIA RTX A1000 GPU with 4 GB of memory, support for 64 GB of DDR5 RAM and a 14″ QHD+ touchscreen in 16:10 aspect ratio: here are the main features of Dell Precision 5470, which the company calls “the world’s smallest, thinnest and most powerful mobile workstation”. Includes a dual microphone array with background suppression technology and a Windows Hello compatible HD IR camera. Those who want a workstation with a bigger screen can focus on the models instead. Precision 5570 And Precision 5770.
Dell OptimizerAI for connectivity, privacy and collaboration
Dell’s innovations don’t stop at hardware. The multinational has in fact presented a series of innovations aimed at improving hybrid work, starting with Dell Optimizera suite that leverages artificial intelligence to enhance the user experience.
“Hybrid working is now an established norm“, Explain Ed Ward, President of Dell Technologies’ Client Product Group. “When staff move from one workplace to another, ensuring a productive experience is the top priority. Our new portfolio, thanks to the huge investments made, reprioritizes collaboration, intelligence and security to meet the new needs of today and tomorrow“.
Dell Optimizer takes care of improving three aspects: privacy, collaboration and connectivity. Functions called Intelligent Privacy are responsible for hiding sensitive information on the screen if the presence of a stranger in front of the computer is detected. And that’s not all: if you look away from the screen, the brightness is reduced, which saves energy.
In terms of connectivity, the Dell Optimizer suite introduces ExpressConnect, which lets you take advantage of multiple wired and wireless network interfaces at the same time to increase download speeds and reduce latencies by up to 30%. Finally, the suite improves remote collaboration by leveraging AI to suppress background noise and improve speech intelligibility, making video conferencing more efficient.
Dell Dual Charge Docking Station, Dell Speaker and Dell Slim Conference Soundbar
In addition to laptops and software, Dell also unveiled new peripherals designed for the needs of those working in hybrid mode. Dell Dual Charge Docking Station is a small docking station that supports two 4K displays and, in addition to charging the laptop, includes an IQ wireless charging base for smartphones and headphones. Are two screens too little? Dell Thunderbolt Docking Station it supports up to 4, in addition to delivering 130 Watts, for very fast recharges.
Dell speaker And Dell Slim Conference SoundbarFinally, it is basically two speakers with microphone designed to improve the sound of video calls. Both certified for Microsoft Teams, they are equipped with noise-canceling microphones. The difference between the two is that the speaker is designed for single workstations while the larger soundbar is designed for installation in meeting rooms.