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Dell Latitude 3330

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 reviews of Dell Latitude 3330. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Comments about the durability and battery are overall positive. The price and portability are also appreciated. Many are negative about the image quality and touchpad, while there are mixed views on the reliability and screen.

performance, portability, price, battery, durability

keyboard, touchpad, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Dell Latitude 3330 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Dell Latitude 3330 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Reviewers really like the sound and durability. The usability and keyboard also get good feedback. The design and performance get mixed comments. There are some critical opinions about the touchpad.

portability, keyboard, usability, durability, sound


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This summary is based on the products: Dell Latitude 3330 13.3" Anti-Glare Display~ Core i3-2375M 1.5GHz 320GB 4GB 13.3"(1366x768)~BlueTooth~Webcam~ Windows 7 Home Premium (High Quality BusDell Latitude 3330 13.3" Anti-Glare Display~ Core i3-2375M 1.5GHz 320GB 4GB 13.3"(1366x768)~BlueTooth~Webcam~ Windows 7 Home Premium (High Quality Bus

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : Yardena Arar (

Dell Latitude 3330 review


In this case, you're getting a relatively light laptop with a slim profile but skimpy specs that include an Intel Core i3-2375M CPU (part of the Sandy Bridge family introduced back in early 2011), equally dated HD3000 integrated graphics that share...

This notebook will fulfill a student's or business traveler's most basic needs, but buyers should be prepared to accept subpar performance for even routine Web multimedia.

Jun, 2013

Expert review by : Mike Jennings (

Dell Latitude 3330 review


The Latitude 3330 is aimed at small businesses and schools. Is the Windows 7 machine a perfect classroom companion or obsolete?

Decent performance; Good battery life; Reasonable price

Dull design; Average screen; Middling build quality; Plenty of competition

Dell intends its Latitude 3330 for small business and education, and its reasonable performance and battery life are good enough for these markets. The screen, build quality and design are all average, though, and the Latitude isn’t any cheaper than...

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Yardena Arar (

Dell Latitude 3330 review: The embodiment of a no-frills notebook


This budget offering is no bargain if you expect more than basic productivity.

Budget price ; Attractive design

Mushy keyboard ; Only 2.4GHz Wi-Fi networking

Sleek and lightweight, the budget-priced Dell Latitude 3330 makes a good first impression. But it has difficulty running even the most routine multimedia—much less games—because of its bare-bones...

Jun, 2013

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Review Dell Latitude 3330 Notebook


Working on a budget. For around $500 USD, the Latitude 3330 aims for students and small business users on a budget who may not want the fancy features of a typical Latitude E series model. But what else has the model sacrificed to get to that low of a...

Inexpensive, Sturdy edges and corners, Long battery life with 6-cell battery, Easily serviceable, Relatively quiet keys with deep travel, WWAN options, Matte screen and good outdoor usability, WWAN options and easily serviceability give the Latitude...

Not as rigid as the more expensive Latitude E series, Low contrast and inaccurate colors, Very small touchpad, No keyboard backlight or higher resolution options, No fingerprint reader or mSATA support, Very warm surface temperatures, Slow HDD and...

Jun, 2013

Expert review by : Michael Brown (

Dell Latitude 3330: A budget laptop with great battery life but lousy performance


Dell Latitude 3330

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Michael Brown (

Dell Latitude 3330: Great battery life but lousy performance


If someone tells you "Dude! You're gettin' a Dell!" in reference to the Latitude 3330, run away. Dell makes plenty of good computers, but this isn't one of them.

Editor's note: This notebook was reviewed as part of a roundup for back-to-school season. You can read that story, along with reviews of the five notebooks we compared it to, here.

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Reseller News (

Expert Review


A 13.3-inch budget laptop that offers little more than decent battery life

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : William Van Winkle (

Dell Latitude 3330 Review and Ratings


The Dell Latitude 3330 aims at education and small business buyers with a tough, no-frills design. Don't look for blazing processor performance, however.

Sturdy construction ; Firm, spacious keyboard ; One year of on-site service ; Great battery life

Old, underpowered components ; A little pricey ; Lackluster display

Let's step back for a second. Our job here is not necessarily to say if a notebook is fast or loaded or revolutionary. We need to convey such things as appropriate, but ultimately we need to make a call on value—does a device carry high or low total...

Aug, 2013

Consumer review (

Dell Latitude 3330-5870


Was surprised at how light this was and like the design of top which leaves a lip for you to hold onto when lifting it about.

Mar, 2014

Consumer review (

Dell Latitude 3330-5870


Was surprised at how light this was and like the design of top which leaves a lip for you to hold onto when lifting it about

Mar, 2014

Product Specifications


Audio system:HD / HDA
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker power:1 / 1.5 / 2


Battery Capacity:3000
Battery capacity (Watt hours):44 / 65
Battery life (max):13 / 4
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:11.1
Number of battery cells:4 / 6


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.92 / 1
Rear camera: No
Swivel webcam: No
Video capturing speed:30


Certification:BFR / PVC, CEC / BFR/PVC Free, CEC / BFR/PVC Free, PSIA California (CEC) / BFR/PVC, PSIA / CEC / PSIA, CEC
Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold
Wi-Fi certified: Yes


Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver / Grey / Silver
Form factor:Clamshell
Housing material:Aluminium / Metal, Plastic
Intel segment tagging:Education
Market positioning:Business / Educational
Product colour:Black / Black, Silver / Grey / Silver
Product Type:Notebook


3D: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):500:1
Display brightness:220
Display diagonal:33.8 / 34
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
Display Surface:Gloss / Matt
Full HD: No
HD type: No
LED Backlight: Yes
Panel Type:TN
Pixel pitch:0.215 x 0.215
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen: No


Fingerprint Reader:N
Password protection:N
Plug and Play:Y
Product colour:Black
Windows operating systems supported:Y


Discrete graphics adapter: No
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:2
Maximum Resolution:1366 x 768
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:200 / 350
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050 / 1100
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166 / 0xA16
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 3000 / Intel HD Graphics 4000 / Intel HD Graphics 4400
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.3
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Hard drive

Device Type:HDD
File format system:NTFS
Hard Drive Capacity:500
Hard Drive Interface:USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
HDD Capacity:500
HDD Size:2.5
HDD Speed:5400


Built-in touchpad: Yes
Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard language:English / Spanish
Keyboard layout:AZERTY / QWERTY / QWERTZ
Numeric keypad: No
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes


Internal Memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4 / 8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):4 / 8
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 2 x 4
Memory slots:1x SO-DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM


3G:No / Yes
3G standards:HSPA+
4G: No
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.0 LE
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3U / IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi data rate (max):300 / 54
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11ac / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11n

Operational conditions

Non-operating altitude:-15.2 - 10668
Non-operating shock:160
Non-operating vibration:1.3
Operating altitude:-15.2 - 3048
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating shock:110
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 35
Operating vibration:0.66
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type: No

Other features

64-bit computing: Yes
Audio system:HD / HDA
Connectivity Technology:Wired

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes
Power cord included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Data Transfer Rate:4800
Dell E-Value Code:CA004L33404EMEA / ca18l3330bto / sm036l33302ger
Plug and Play: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Charging port type:DC-in jack
Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1 / 10
Maximum Data Transfer Rate:4800
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in:No / Yes
Number of SATA III connectors:4
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
Total number of SATA connectors:4
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 ports quantity:2
USB Connectivity:Y
USB connector:Micro-USB B
USB connector type:USB Type-A
USB Sleep-and-Charge: Yes
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1
USB version:3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output voltage:19.5
AC adapter power:65
BUS powered:USB
Power auto-sensing: Yes
Power consumption (typical):8
USB powered: Yes


Bus type:DMI / DMI2
Conflict Free processor:No / Yes
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):15 / 18
ECC supported by processor: No
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16 / 32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 12 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333 / 1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM77 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 / 2X4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor boost frequency:2.7
Processor cache:2 / 3
Processor cache level:L3
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Haswell / Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 4th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / Intel Core i3-2xxx / Intel Core i5-3xxx / Intel® Celeron®
Processor frequency:1.5 / 1.6 / 1.7 / 1.8
Processor lithography:22 / 32
Processor Model:1017U / I3-2375M / i3-3217U / I3-4010U / I5-3337U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Celeron 1000 series for Mobile / Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series / Intel Core i3-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i3-4000 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series
Processor Socket:BGA1023 / BGA1168
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:C0 / J1 / L1 / P0
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15 / 17
Tjunction:100 / 105

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:N / Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22 / 32
Idle States: Yes
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Intel 64: Yes
Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:No / Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel FDI Technology:No / Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel HD Audio Technology:No / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel Matrix Storage Technology:No / Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology:No / Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:No / Yes
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology:No / Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel TSX-NI: No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel visual technologies:Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT): No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):No / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):No / Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):No / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID): No
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):No / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):No / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):No / Yes
Intel® Insider™:No / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / Y
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):No / Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):No / Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Intel® Smart Cache: Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology: No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):No / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:No / Yes
Processor ARK ID:65697 / 72055 / 74259 / 75192 / i3-3217U / I3-4010U / I5-3337U
Processor code:SR0N9 / SR0U4 / SR0XL / SR10A / SR16Q
Processor package size:31 / 40
Supported instruction sets:AVX / AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes


Cable lock slot:N / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint Reader: No
Password protection:No / Yes
Password protection type:BIOS
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes


Bundled software:Dell Webcam Central software / McAfee Security Center
Drivers included: Yes
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Basic / Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 7 Professional / Windows 8 Pro
Operating System Language:ENG / Multilingual / POL
Trial software:McAfee Security Center / Microsoft Office / Microsoft Office 2013 / Microsoft Office 2013 Trial / Office 2013


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, MSXC, SD, SDHC, SDXC / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDIO, SDXC / MMC, MMC+, MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDIO, SDXC / MMC, MMC+, RS-MMC, SD / MMC, MMC+, SD
Flash memory:8
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 320 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:8
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache type:Flash / SSD
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:500 / 8
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128
Storage Media:HDD / HDD+Hybrid-HDD / HDD+SSD / Hybrid-HDD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:128 / 320 / 500

Technical Details

64-bit computing: Yes
Intel visual technologies:Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.4 / 23.6 / 23.8 / 24 / 24.3
Height :1.45 / 2.1 / 3 / 3.2
Height (front):2.27
Height (rear):3.4
Power adapter depth:10.7
Power adapter height:2.9
Power adapter width:4.65
Weight:1.5 / 1.55 / 1.7 / 1.8 / 2 / 224
Width:23.9 / 32.9 / 33 / 33.1 / 8.1