Dell Latitude 5490 vs. Dell Latitude 5431
Here is a side by side comparison between Dell Latitude 5490 and Dell Latitude 5431 specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.
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Dell Latitude 5490
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Dell Latitude 5431
|Key Features||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
|Availability||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
|Release Info||Announced on January 18, 2018.|
|Pricing||-||Starting at $1,771|
|Exterior||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
Dell Latitude 5490Dell Latitude 5431
|Dimensions||13.1” x 9.0” x 0.8” (333.4 mm x 228.9 mm x 20.3 mm)||12.65 x 8.35 x 0.82” (321.40 x 212 x 20.95 mm)|
|Weight||Starting at 3.52 lb (1.60 kg)||3.30 lb (1.49 kg)|
|Keyboard and Trackpad|
|Display||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
|Size||14 Inches||14 Inches|
|Ports||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
|Dell Latitude 5490 Ports|
|Dell Latitude 5431 Ports|
|Internal Specs||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Dell Latitude 54901
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7130U64938.98%2
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U81548.95%3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U77146.31%4
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U86251.77%5
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U93756.28%Dell Latitude 54311
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1240P1,50190.15%2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1250P1,64398.68%3
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1270P1,665100.00%01,665
Geekbench 5 Multi Core
Dell Latitude 54901
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7130U1,45415.59%2
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U1,77719.05%3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U1,97121.13%4
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U2,98231.97%5
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U3,11633.40%Dell Latitude 54311
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1240P7,24077.62%2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1250P9,28399.52%3
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1270P9,328100.00%09,328
|Discrete Graphics||Optional NVIDIA GeForce® MX130 - 2GB GDDR5||Optional NVIDIA GeForce MX550 with 2GB of GDDR6 VRAM.|
|Connectivity||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
Bluetooth 4.1 Bluetooth 4.2
|Optional Bluetooth |
|Ethernet||-||Intel I219-V/Intel I219-LM Gigabit Ethernet |
|Wireless WAN||-||Intel XMM 7360 Global LTE-Advanced (DW5820e)
|More||Optional Mobile Broadband
|Battery||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
90W 130WUSB Type-C adapter.
|Software||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro
|Camera & Audio||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
|Misc||Dell Latitude 5490||Dell Latitude 5431|
|Warranty||3 Years Hardware Warranty with Onsite In-Home Service after Remote Diagnosis||1 Year Hardware Warranty with Mail-In Service|
Dell Latitude 5490 vs. Dell Latitude 5431: Comparison Review
Here is our comparison review between Dell Latitude 5490 and Dell Latitude 5431.
Dell has released the Latitude 5490, a 14-inch machine, in early-2018. It is powered by up to a quad-core Intel Core i7-8650U with a boost clock speed up to 4.20 GHz. The laptop has a dedicated GPU option up to Nvidia GeForce MX130 with 2GB GDDR5.On the other hand, we have the 14-inch Latitude 5431 was introduced by Dell about four years later in early-2022. It comes with up to 12-core Intel Core i7-1270P with a boost clock speed up to 4.80 GHz. It has a dedicated GPU option up to NVIDIA GeForce MX550 with 2GB GDDR6.
Both Dell Latitude 5490 and Dell Latitude 5431 have the same 14-inch display size. In addition, the Dell Latitude 5490 weighs 3.52 lbs. about 170% heavier than the 1.3 lbs. Dell Latitude 5431. Moreover, measured at 13.1” x 9.0” x 0.8”, the Dell Latitude 5490 is slightly bulkier than the Dell Latitude 5431 at 12.65” x 8.35” x 0.82”.
There are a toal number of 13 ports and slots available on Dell Latitude 5490. That includes a USB-C port, three USB-A ports, a full-size SD card slot, a Smart Card Reader, a VGA port, a headphone jack, a lock slot, an HDMI port, an RJ-45 port, a microSIM card slot, and a power port. With that said, it has two ports and slots more than the Dell Latitude 5431 that has two Thunderbolt 4 ports, a Smart Card Reader, two USB-A ports, an HDMI port, an RJ-45 port, a microSD card slot, a headphone jack, a lock slot, and a microSIM card slot.
Moving over to upgradability, Dell claims that the Dell Latitude 5490 supports up to 32GB 2400 MHz DDR4 memory that you can upgrade with two memory module slots on the motherboard. It also comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that users can replace and upgrade in the future. On top of that, it also has a single SATA slot that users can use to install a 2.5-inch SATA SSD, SSHD, or a hard disk drive to add even more storage.
For Dell Latitude 5431, it supports up to 64GB 4800 MHz DDR5 memory that you can upgrade with two memory module slots on the motherboard. It also has a single removable M.2 SSD slot that users can replace or upgrade when needed.
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