Pros

  • Solid construction, yet lightweight
  • Great multi-touch screen

Cons

  • Could benefit from a better battery life

At A Glance

Dell's XT2 is a top-end tablet for those that want the premium look and feel -- but lacks a little in muscles.

Manufacturer’s Description

Dell Latitude XT2 Laptop Computer Latitude XT2 2.0GB DDR3 SDRAM, (1GB Integrated) 2 DIMMs Intel Core 2 Duo SU9300(1.20GHz, 3M L2 Cache, 800MHz FSB), LED LCD 120GB Hard Drive, 8MM, 5400RPM E-Module w/ 8X DVD with Cyberlink PowerDVD Mobile Intel? Graphics Media Accelerator?4500MHD

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number BLCW21Z3
Inventory Number 54137
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo SU9400
Processor speed 1400.0 MHz
Cache size 3.0 KB
Bus speed 800.0 MHz
Display
Display size 12.1 inches
Display type Glossy LCD with LED Backlight
Aspect ratio 16:10
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Vertical Resolution 800
External Monitor Interface Integrated
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel GS45 Express Chipset
Storage
Drive size 120.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • Express Card Slot
  • SD Card
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Line In (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Line Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • Ethernet - RJ45
  • FireWire 400/IEEE 1394 - 4 pin
  • FireWire Port
  • Serial ATA - 7 pin
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus 2.0
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x2)
  • Video - 15 pin High-Density D-shell (VGA)
Microphone input Yes
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Headphone Jack Yes
Firewire 1
Wireless connection 802.11 n
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • Express Card Slot
  • SD Card
Memory
Memory size 3072.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1066.0 MHz
Memory max 5.0 GB
Dimensions
Width 11.7 inches
Depth 9.2 inches
Height 1.0 inches
Weight with Accessories 5.7 pounds
Weight 3.78 pounds
Warranty
Warranty information 3 Year Limited Warranty
Optical Drive
Included Drives CD-RW/DVD-ROM
Sound
Speakers Mono
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (32 bit)
Included Software
  • Roxio Creator 9 DE
  • CyberLink PowerDVD DX 8.1
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices
  • Keyboard
  • Pen (Stylus)
  • Touchpad
Hardware List
  • Notebook
  • expansion bay
  • battery
Pointing Device
  • Eraserhead
  • TouchPad
  • TouchScreen
Case
Multipurpose Bay
  • NIC
  • Serial port
  • 1394
  • HDMI
  • headphone
  • VGA
  • 3-USB

Warranty Information

3 Year Limited Warranty

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 60.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Poor
Battery
Battery Life 3:21:57 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 452.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 460.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 386.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 654.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 747.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 359.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 770.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 302.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 6.49   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 5.16   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 5.32   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 594.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0