Dell unveils Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabooks

Dell's Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabook (image: Dell)

Dell has unveiled the newest additions to its line of commercial PCs: the Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabooks, Latitude 5000 Series and Latitude 3000 Series laptops.

Dell's Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabook (image: Dell)
Dell’s Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabook (image: Dell)

With this new suite, Dell balances design, construction and durability to offer businesses of all sizes a wide variety of solutions. The Latitude 7000, 5000, and 3000 Series are available with touch display options, leading the way for business touch devices that enable better interaction with customers, enhanced student engagement, improved patient care, and collaboration among knowledge workers.

“These exciting new additions to the Latitude line provide our commercial customers with what they’ve been asking for by bringing touch capability to the workspace at desirable price points,” said Boitumelo Kgonare, Dell Client Product Manager for South Africa.

“The new Latitude 7000 Series builds on the success of the award-winning XPS and Latitude 6430u to redefine the corporate laptop, complete with security, manageability, reliability and beautiful design.  And with the Latitude 5000 and 3000 Series, we’ve addressed the needs of today’s dynamic workforce by enabling easy entry into business-class computing.”

The Latitude 7000s are the most secure and manageable Ultrabooks, with outstanding reliability, and epitomize mobility at its finest with business-class style.  Touted as the Ultrabook to be loved by IT professionals and end-users alike, and powered by Intel ultra-low voltage processors, these thin, light and beautiful Ultrabooks completely redefine the corporate laptop.

The Dell Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabooks are:

* Made to move, with the 12-inch model starting at just 20 millimeters  thin and 1.3kilograms (2.99 pounds).

* Easy for IT to manage with exceptional integrated management capabilities including Dell-unique Intel vPro extensions and automated tools that plug into Microsoft System Center and Dell KACE.

* The world’s most secure Ultrabooks with best-in-class endpoint security solutions that include comprehensive encryption, advanced authentication and leading-edge malware protection from a single source, and  featuring the highest level of FIPS 140-2 (level 3) certification for system disk encryption.

* Designed for reliability, passing rigorous third-party durability testing and crafted with premium materials such as aluminum, a Tri-metal chassis and Corning Gorilla Glass NBT for scratch and damage resistance and optimal brightness.

* The only corporate Ultrabook designed to be backwards compatible with existing (E-) Latitude docks.

Staff writer