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NEW Precision 5540

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$1,339.00
  • Intel® Core™ Processor i5-9400H, 4 Core, 8M Cache, 2.50GHz up to 4.3GHz Turbo, 45W, vPro
  • Windows 10 Home 64bit, English, French, Spanish
  • 8GB, 1x8GB, 2666MHz DDR4 Non-ECC
  • 2.5" 7mm 500GB 7200RPM SATA Hard Drive
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Precision 5540 Mobile Workstation
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Tech Specs & Customization NEW Precision 5540

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Processor

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+ $53.17
+ $193.08
+ $402.96
+ $374.97
+ $290.32
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Operating System

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+ $195.88
Dell Recommended
+ $41.97
Included in price
- $66.46

Microsoft Office

$0.00
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+ $249.84
+ $439.73

Dell Endpoint Security

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None
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SafeGuard and Response
+ $27.98
+ $76.95
+ $90.95
+ $244.85
+ $50.37
+ $135.72
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Dell Data Guardian
+ $47.57
+ $62.98
Dell Encryption Personal License, ProSupport for Software
+ $19.99
+ $26.98
Dell Encryption Enterprise License, ProSupport for Software
+ $41.28
+ $58.07
Dell Endpoint Security Suite Enterprise
+ $55.27
+ $76.25
+ $86.75
+ $97.24
Dell Threat Defense
+ $17.49
+ $55.27

Chassis Options

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Graphics Card

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+ $139.92
+ $265.84

Display

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+ $6.99
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+ $6.99
+ $264.44
+ $264.44
+ $336.50
+ $336.50
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Memoryi

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+ $139.92
+ $139.92
+ $419.75
+ $684.89

Hard Drive

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+ $78.95
+ $60.86
+ $79.05
+ $160.20
+ $286.13
+ $328.10
+ $593.95
+ $663.90
+ $1,258.55
+ $419.05
+ $859.79
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Keyboard

Internal US English Keyboard, Backlit
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Additional Hard Drive (2nd HD)

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+ $78.95
+ $98.94
+ $132.22

PalmRest

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+ $13.99

Wireless

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- $17.49
$0.00
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Primary Battery

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$0.00

Systems Management

+ $20.99
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Optimizer

$0.00
+ $122.43
For customers purchasing this digitally delivered software, a high-speed internet connection is recommended.
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Photo and Video Editing

+ $55.96
+ $79.94

Resource Media

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+ $17.49

Operating System Recovery Options

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+ $13.99

E-Star

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$0.00

PDF Solutions

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$0.00
+ $98.94
+ $156.01

Absolute Security and Workspace ONE

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+ $37.05
+ $90.22
+ $24.46
+ $55.94
+ $14.66
+ $34.95
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Security Software

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No Security Software

Support & Services

Warrantyi

For 24x7 hardware and software support, choose ProSupport or ProSupport Plus. To cover your hardware during local business hours, choose Basic Service.
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Basic Service
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+ $121.73
ProSupport
+ $69.26
+ $239.96
ProSupport Plus
Dell Recommended
+ $147.61
+ $361.68
+ $521.19
+ $690.49

Proactive Maintenance

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+ $76.25
+ $118.23
+ $139.22
+ $160.20

Proactive Systems Management

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+ $69.26

Keep Your Hard Drive

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+ $7.00
+ $13.99
+ $17.49
+ $20.99

Installation Services Client/Consumer

Choose Client Installation Service if you only need onsite installation and do not need image load.
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+ $83.95
+ $230.86
+ $167.90
+ $146.91

ProDeploy Client Suite

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+ $227.36
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+ $136.42
+ $34.98
+ $55.97
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Dell Services: Absolute Security - Standard

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+ $125.19
+ $146.18
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+ $83.91
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Dell Services: Configuration Services - Standard

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Software & Accessories

Monitors

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P-Series Monitors shipping with your system
Dell P2415Q Monitor
Dell 24 Ultra HD 4K Monitor - P2415Q
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+ $549.99
+ $409.99
Dell 23 Monitor: P2319H
Dell 23 Monitor – P2319H
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+ $259.99
+ $199.99
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Dell 24 Monitor - P2419H
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+ $249.99
+ $179.99
Dell 24 USB-C Monitor: P2419HC
Dell 24 USB-C Monitor – P2419HC
Dell Recommended
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+ $289.99
+ $209.99
U-Series Monitors shipping with your system
Dell UltraSharp 24 Monitor: U2419H
Dell UltraSharp 24 Monitor - U2419H
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+ $349.99
+ $259.99
Dell U2419HC Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 24 USB-C Monitor - U2419HC
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+ $399.99
+ $299.99
Additional Monitors
Dell UP2516D Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 25 Monitor with PremierColor - UP2516D
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+ $549.99
+ $399.99
Dell UP2716D Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 27 Monitor with PremierColor - UP2716D
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+ $799.99
+ $599.99
Dell U3415W Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 34 Curved Ultrawide Monitor - U3415W
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+ $949.99
+ $699.99
Dell P4317Q Monitor
Dell 43 Ultra HD 4K Multi Client Monitor - P4317Q
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+ $1,172.88
+ $872.88
UP3017 Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 30 Monitor with PremierColor - UP3017
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+ $1,399.99
+ $1,049.99
up3216q
Dell UltraSharp 32 Ultra HD 4K Monitor with PremierColor - UP3216Q
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+ $1,799.99
+ $1,349.99
Dell P2418HT Monitor
Dell 24 Touch Monitor - P2418HT
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+ $399.99
+ $299.99
 Dell 24 Monitor for Video Conferencing: P2418HZm
Dell 24 Monitor P2418HZm
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+ $329.99
+ $249.99
Dell P2719H Monitor
Dell 27 Monitor - P2719H
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+ $329.99
+ $239.99
P2719HC Monitor
Dell 27 USB-C Monitor – P2719HC
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+ $379.99
+ $269.99
Dell U2518D Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 25 Monitor - U2518D, 63.4cm (25")
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+ $449.99
+ $329.99
Dell U2718Q Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 27 4K Monitor - U2718Q, 68.5cm (27")
Dell Recommended
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+ $739.99
+ $549.99
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Dell UltraSharp 27 Monitor - U2719D
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+ $499.99
+ $349.99
Dell-U2719DC-Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 27 USB-C Monitor - U2719DC
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+ $549.99
+ $389.99
Dell U3219Q Monitor
Dell Ultrasharp 32 4K USB-C Monitor – U3219Q
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+ $1,148.99
+ $868.99
Dell UltraSharp U3818DW Curved Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 38 Curved Monitor - U3818DW
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+ $1,499.99
+ $1,099.99
U4919DW Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 49 Curved Monitor – U4919DW
Dell Recommended
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+ $1,699.99
+ $1,249.99
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Docking Stations and Port Replicators

Docking stations shipping with your system
WD19 Docking Station
Dell Dock- WD19 130w Power Delivery - 180w AC
+ $279.99
WD19DC Docking Station
Dell Performance Dock- WD19DC
+ $329.99
dell-wd19tb-dock
Dell Thunderbolt Dock- WD19TB
Dell Recommended
+ $329.99

Additional Power Supply

Dell Notebook Power Bank Plus (18,000 mAh) - PW7015L
Dell Recommended
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+ $139.99
+ $104.99

Regulatory

Regulatory Model: TBA
Regulatory Type: TBA
ENERGY STAR 
EPEAT Registered. For specific country participation and rating, please see www.epeat.net
BFR/PVC free
Trade Agreements Acts(TAA) configurations available

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Also included in this system

The following options and default selections are included with your order.

130w Power Adapter
Titan Gray Cover
No External CD/DVD Drive
No Docking Station
No AutoPilot
No TAA
No Accessories
PowerDVD Software not included
No Carrying Case
No Mouse Selected
No External Speaker
NEW Precision 5540
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List Price
$1,914.00
$575.00
Shipping
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Dell Price
$1,339.00
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Features

Operating System

Available with Windows 10 Pro - for a smooth, versatile PC experience.

Create without limits

Create without limits

The Dell Precision mobile workstations excel under demanding standards. With the latest Intel® processors, NVIDIA® professional graphics, Dell Precision Optimizer and OLED display options, they focus power and speed behind your biggest ideas.

Built to power your ideas

Work at top speeds: The latest Intel® Core™ or Xeon® processors combined with Dell Precision Optimizer, deliver the focused power you need to stay productive anywhere.

Next-level graphics: Boost performance of your demanding applications with next-generation professional graphics up to NVIDIA Quadro® T2000 with 4GB.

Reliable, fast memory: Accelerate workflow with up to 64GB of 2666MHz DDR4 memory speeds.

Room to grow: Access, transfer and store large 3D, video and multimedia files quickly and easily with up to 4TB of storage, a feat rarely seen on mobile workstations with such a thin and light frame.

Work on the move: Stay up and running with an ExpressCharge-capable 97Whr battery that provides outstanding battery life.
Small yet mighty

Small yet mighty

Designed to impress: Performance has never looked better on Dell’s thinnest and lightest mobile workstation. The sleek, compact design fits a 15.6-inch display into a 14-inch frame and is now available in two colors.

Show off your work: An InfinityEdge display with up to an OLED PremierColor ensures brilliant, virtually borderless viewing.

Enhanced viewing: Upgrade to an optional UHD touch screen that features 100% Adobe RGB with either 500nits or an OLED display with 100% DCI-P3.

Quick office integration: Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C with x4 PCIe and HDMI 2.0 ports enable 4K video connectivity at 60 frames per second.

Stays cool: A revolutionary cooling system with dual fans improves airflow and keeps your system cool under heavy workloads.

Seamless sign-on: The optional Windows Hello fingerprint reader ensures that you and only you can access your work. Simply place your finger on the sensor and just like that, you’re ready to take on the next task. Or upgrade to the Windows Hello IR Camera and sign on with one look.
Improve productivity with Dell Precision Optimizer

Improve productivity with Dell Precision Optimizer

Tuned performance: Free with your mobile workstation, the Dell Precision Optimizer (DPO) automatically tunes your workstation to run specific programs at the fastest speeds possible. It’s the only workstation-optimizing software that lets IT administrators enhance the PC remotely through SCCM and KACE integration.

Premium, customized performance: Upgrade to the new Dell Precision Optimizer Premium version, the world’s first AI-based performance optimizer software for workstations*. This program learns the behavior of any user-specified applications, identifies optimization opportunities using machine learning and applies performance improvements.
Your work can count on it

Your work can count on it

Independent Software Vendor (ISV) certification: Precision workstations are tested to ensure the high-performance applications you rely on every day run smoothly. Dell ISV certifications cover the most popular independent software applications.

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Manage and secure with ease

Ultimate convenience

Ultimate convenience

Manage all of your Windows 10 endpoints from one console with Dell Client Command Suite and VMware® Workspace ONE™ integration.
Seamless sign on

Seamless sign on

SafeID protects end user credentials with an optional fingerprint reader on the power button—delivering the fast, multi-factor authentication you’ve come to expect from Dell’s most secure PC portfolio.
Remotely manage

Remotely manage

Dell unique vPro extensions can remotely manage and run diagnostics on a fleet of devices, whether they are powered on or off.

We’ve got your business covered

ProDeploy Client Suite: We help you deploy PCs with greater speed, less effort and more control. You will direct every detail of your deployment with our TechDirect portal that features an unprecedented level of control, automation and simplicity.

ProSupport: Let us make hardware and software support easy. ProSupport offers 24x7 access to local language, advanced technology experts who contact you when critical issues arise.* We do all this so you can focus on the strategic work that drives your business forward.

ProSupport Plus: With our most complete support service for PCs, you get all the capabilities of ProSupport plus hard drive failure prevention,* repair for drops, spills and surges and hard drive retention in the case of replacement.* In today’s fast moving culture, there’s no time for downtime. Dell has your back. Upgrade to ProSupport Plus.
Ports & Slots

Ports & Slots

1. SD Card Reader | 2. USB 3.1 Gen 1 Port with PowerShare | 3. Battery-status Button | 4. Noble Lock Slot | 5. Power Adapter Port | 6. USB 3.1 Gen 1 Port with PowerShare | 7. HDMI 2.0 | 8. Thunderbolt™ 3 Type C™ | 9. Headset Jack
Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions & Weight

1. Height: 0.45" - 0.66" (11.48mm - 16.82mm) | 2. Width: 14.06" (357.23mm) | 3. Depth: 9.27" (235.47mm) | Starting weight: 3.93 lb (1.78kg)*

Essential work accessories for your Precision 5540

Maximize the performance of your Precision 5540 with the ultimate work accessories designed to increase productivity at your desk.
Dell Thunderbolt™ Dock | WD19TB

Dell Thunderbolt™ Dock | WD19TB

Work at full speed with Dell’s powerful Thunderbolt™ Dock. Charge your system faster, support up to three 4K displays and connect to your peripherals via a single cable.
Dell UltraSharp 27 Monitor | U2718Q

Dell UltraSharp 27 Monitor | U2718Q

Dell’s first 27" 4K monitor with InfinityEdge that supports HDR content playback. See stunning colors and details on a virtually borderless display.
Dell Premier Wireless Keyboard and Mouse | KM717

Dell Premier Wireless Keyboard and Mouse | KM717

Enhance productivity with an elegant mouse and keyboard designed to fit into virtually any workspace.

Essential mobile accessories for your Precision 5540

Enhance the mobility of your Precision 5540 with accessories designed to keep you powered up, protected and connected on the go.
Dell USB-C Mobile Adapter | DA300

Dell USB-C Mobile Adapter | DA300

Connect your Precision to almost any device with a convenient 6-in-1 compact adapter and collaborate from any location.
Dell Timbuk2 Authority Backpack | 15"

Dell Timbuk2 Authority Backpack | 15"

Designed specifically for Dell, the Timbuk2-Authority backpack is able to carry and protect everything you need for the workday. The internal organizer provides ample space for laptop accessories and any extra items you need to carry.
Dell Portable Thunderbolt™ 3 SSD, 1TB

Dell Portable Thunderbolt™ 3 SSD, 1TB

One of Dell’s fastest portable SSD storage devices, it lets you backup or transfer all your large files at lightning fast speeds of 2800 MB/s.

Specialized tools for your Precision 5540

Keep your productivity high with professional tools designed to enhance every interaction with your Precision 5540.
Dell Canvas

Dell Canvas

Bring your ideas to life with the groundbreaking workspace tool that uses an intuitive touch screen, pen and totem to enable natural digital creation.
3Dconnexion SpaceMouse Pro Wireless

3Dconnexion SpaceMouse Pro Wireless

The patented 6-Degrees-of-Freedom (6DoF) sensor is specifically designed to manipulate digital content or camera positions in the industry-leading CAD applications. Simply push, pull, twist or tilt the controller cap to pan, zoom and rotate your 3D drawing.
X-Rite Colorimeter i1Display Pro

X-Rite Colorimeter i1Display Pro

The i1Display Pro ensures a perfectly calibrated and profiled display while delivering the speed, options and flexibility needed to maintain color accuracy.

Drivers, Manuals & Support

Drivers, Manuals & Support
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