Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
At 1,300 megahertz, the Latitude E6430 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Latitude E6430 is 750MHz and the fastest is 1,400MHz.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.
Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The DELL Latitude E6430 has a very fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (650 megahertz) compared to most of the other laptops that were released around the same time as the Latitude E6430. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Latitude E6430 is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz.
DELL Has Good Notebook PC Reviews
DELL has good average ratings for its many processor core portable PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range compared to other brands.
Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed
Many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Latitude E6430 have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 3GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.2GHz. At 2.7 gigahertz, the DELL Latitude E6430 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the Latitude E6430.
Notebook PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth considering include the HP ZBook 15 (2.8GHz).
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age.
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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Latitude E6430 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all laptops of a comparable type and age to the Latitude E6430.
Across similar types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
At only 2 kilograms, the DELL Latitude E6430 is quite light compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The lightest laptop that has been on the market for around the same time as the Latitude E6430 is 430g heavy and the heaviest is 4.8kg.
If you are not concerned about having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Lenovo Z500 (2.2kg).
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.
Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.7 gigahertz, the Latitude E6430 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago. The average maximum turbo frequency of laptops that are a comparable age to the Latitude E6430 is 3.2GHz.
Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed
The hard drive speeds of portable PCs of this type and age range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the DELL Latitude E6430 has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Latitude E6430.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.
The narrowest portable PC of a similar type and age to the Latitude E6430 is 240mm wide, the widest is 430mm, and the average width is 380mm. At only 352 millimeters, the Latitude E6430 is quite narrow compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.
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Does Not Have a Front Camera
The DELL Latitude E6430 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other laptops of this spec and age.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Most of the other laptops of this spec and age have a full-size keyboard, however the DELL Latitude E6430 does not have a full-size keyboard.
Quite Small Screen Size
The Latitude E6430 has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 14 inches) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Latitude E6430 have screen sizes of between 10" and 18".
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Most similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Latitude E6430 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Latitude E6430 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.
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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Latitude E6430 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Latitude E6430 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 18GB.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when DELL released the Latitude E6430.
Average Total Storage Capacity
The Latitude E6430 has a fairly average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.
Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the Latitude E6430 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.
Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might also be worth looking at include the HP ENVY m6 (6GB and higher rated).
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HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-3xxx
Intel QM77 Express
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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