Dell Latitude 12 inch 2 in 1 5289 Convertible Review

Dell Latitude 12 5289 2-in-1 Convertible

The Dell Latitude 12 inch 2-in-1 is ideal for business. But that does not mean you can’t enjoy it at home. As a business oriented laptop it has security enhancements. It also boosts an excellent battery life with the performance to match. Letting you work throughout your day.

The Dell Latitude 12 5289 was made for movement. It has a very comfortable feel in your hands which will suit any environment, well almost. With this Dell being a convertible, you are able to work from any position, thanks to nice and easy 360-degree rotation. Being a 2 in 1 doe not mean it is not a full laptop, because it is. It just makes it even more mobile and easier to use during presentations.

The 5286 is fully ISO-compliant, with a backlit keyboard. Which is always a must for me with laptops. have a backlit keyboard make its alot easier to use the laptop in poor light conditions with out relying on the screen light. The touch pad has been designed for your comfort and it does feel good. It is a 2-button design.

So as a convertible the Latitude 5289 2-in-1 comes with a user interface that supports an active pen enabled by leading Wacom technology. Wacom is one of the most well known companies for pens to be used on tablets, with their company revenue aat about 600 million per year.

Now, Dell say ‘Log in with ease’. what this means is that the laptop has a cool feature that allows you to login to the laptop  via optional infrared camera which will do a facial recognition. This is  through the Windows Hello feature.

The battery will provide you will all day power, with Dell claiming Up to 17 hours of battery life. In real life you will actually get near this but this all depends on what you are using the laptop for. But for most everyday users, this laptop will last the day. ~It has a 60 WHr Polymer Primary Battery which has the capability to Express Charge.

When it comes to  connection the Dell Latitude 12 5289 2-in-1 Convertible  has it covered .
Audio Combo Jack, SD slot, SIM tray, USB 3.0, Noble Lock, Type C port, HDMI, Optional Smart Card Reader, Bluetooth 4.1 and 802.11ac Dual Band Wireless Adapter

This laptop is also meant to be a tablet so due to this it is very light. it weighs in at 1.34kg or 2.97lbs , if you prefer. This give the mobility factor a boost.

The Dimensions are, Height: 0.47”- 0.73” (12.03-18.45 mm), Width: 12” (304.8 mm) and Depth: 8.26” (210 mm).

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Intel Core i5-7300U (2C, up to 3.5 GHz, 15W)
8 GB DDR3 1600MHz
256 GB Solid State Hard Drive
Windows 10 Pro (64bit)
Intel vPro Technology Advanced Features
Intel 2B Wireless-AC 8265 Wireless Card (2×2)
12.5In FHD (1920×1080) Touch with Cam/Mic
Intel HD Graphics
Primary 4-cell 60W/HR Battery
Assembly Base
Palmrest with Non-security
Internal Qwerty Backlit Keyboard

You could also have the dell with a max spec of:
Intel Core i7-7600U Dual Core Processor (2.80 GHz, 4M Smart Cache, Max Turbo Frequency 3.90 GHz)
12.3″ FHD Display (1920×1280) Touchscreen LCD
Windows 10 Pro
8GB Memory
M.2 512GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive


Author: CLR Team

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