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Precision 3530  Mobile Workstation

More powerful. More affordable.

15-inch fully customizable and high-performing mobile workstation at an entry-level price point. Featuring the latest 8th Gen Intel® Core™ and Xeon® 6-core processors and NVIDIA Quadro® professional graphics.

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Starting at
$1,069.00
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Precision 3530 (2018) Product Overview
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Tech Specs & Customization Precision 3530  Mobile Workstation

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Processor

Included in price
+ $83.64

Operating System

Dell Recommended
Included in price
+ $153.35
- $108.03
- $41.82

Windows AutoPilot

Windows Autopilot is a collection of technologies used to set up and pre-configure new devices, getting them ready for productive use. This requires an Azure AD Premium subscription.
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Chassis Options

Intel® Core™ Processor i7-8850H with Nvidia Quadro P600 Graphics, Thunderbolt
Included in price

Graphics Card

- $90.61
Included in price

Display

Included in price
+ $100.37
+ $100.37
+ $81.38

Memoryi

2666MHz Memories
+ $208.11
Others
Included in price
+ $68.70
+ $68.70
+ $208.11
+ $486.91
+ $107.74
+ $246.94
+ $246.94
+ $525.75
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Hard Drive

Included in price
+ $78.67
+ $60.64
+ $78.67
+ $78.76
+ $124.77
+ $285.08
+ $326.90
+ $187.50
+ $188.19
+ $299.02
+ $326.90
+ $591.77
+ $1,253.93
+ $417.51
+ $856.63
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Additional Hard Drive (2nd HD)

Included in price
+ $78.66
+ $98.58
+ $131.74
+ $131.74
+ $292.05
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Keyboard

Included in price
+ $34.85

Security

- $0.70
Included in price
+ $34.15
+ $34.15
+ $89.91

Wireless

$0.00
Included in price
$0.00
$0.00

Primary Battery

- $12.55
Included in price
+ $34.85
+ $48.79

Power Supply

- $6.97
Included in price

Systems Management

Included in price
+ $20.91

Optimizer

+ $121.98
$0.00
Included in price

E-Star

Included in price
$0.00

Mobile Broadband

Included in price
+ $159.62
+ $159.62
+ $159.62

Cable

Included in price
$0.00

Documentation/Disks

Safety and Regulatory Documents English,French,Dutch
Included in price

Optical Software

PowerDVD Software not included
Included in price

Warranty And 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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ProSupport
+ $55.06
Dell Recommended
+ $225.13
+ $362.44
+ $508.82
ProSupport Plus
+ $133.13
+ $346.41
+ $505.33
+ $674.01
Basic Service
Included in price
+ $114.31

Accidental Damage Service

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Included in price
+ $75.97
+ $117.80
+ $138.71
+ $159.62

Extended Battery Service

Included in price
+ $69.00

Keep Your Hard Drive

Included in price
+ $6.97
+ $13.94
+ $17.43
+ $20.91

Client Installation Services

Choose Client Installation Service if you only need onsite installation and do not need image load.
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Included in price
+ $83.64
+ $230.02
+ $167.28
+ $146.37

ProDeploy Client Suite

Choose ProDeploy Client Suite if you are ordering more than 25 systems. Your order will not be fulfilled and shipped unless you reply to the automatically generated email to register with TechDirect and provide your deployment specifications.
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Included in price
+ $34.85
+ $55.76
+ $52.28
Dell Recommended
+ $135.92
+ $226.53
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Absolute Security - Standard

Included in price
+ $103.82
+ $124.73
+ $145.64
+ $127.52
+ $109.40
+ $91.27
+ $69.67
+ $83.61
+ $97.55
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Configuration Services - Online Only - Standard

+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $48.79
+ $48.79
+ $48.79
+ $48.79
+ $6.97
+ $48.79
+ $48.79
+ $48.79
+ $48.79
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BIOS Settings - Standard

+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
+ $6.97
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Drop in Box Accessories - Standard

Included in price
+ $11.15
+ $26.49
+ $11.85
+ $25.75
+ $27.18
+ $27.88
+ $41.82
+ $32.76
+ $11.15
+ $24.39
+ $31.36
+ $15.33
+ $20.21
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Absolute Security and Workspace ONE

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+ $22.65

Software and Accessories

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WD19DC Docking Station
Dell Performance Dock- WD19DC
+ $329.99
Dell Wireless Keyboard and Mouse- KM636 (black)
Designed with sleek lines, a compact size and chiclet keys, the Dell Wireless Keyboard and Mouse KM636 offers a contemporary and comfortable design with the convenience of wireless performance.
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+ $49.99
+ $37.99
Dell USB Slim DVD±RW drive - DW316
The DVD±RW Drive from Dell™ allows you to enjoy crystal clear color, picture and sound clarity of CD’s and DVD’s. This drive can read/write CDs, and read DVDs effectively providing users with full optical read capability in a single device.

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+ $59.99
+ $39.99
Dell Premier Sleeve (M)15
Whether you’re on your way to the next meeting or traveling to another continent, the Dell Premier Sleeve has got your XPS 15 or Precision 5510 Ultrabook covered. Custom built for the Dell XPS 15 and Precision 5510 Ultrabook, it features a wide opening for effortless loading and access. With durable, yet lightweight materials and a secure magnetic closure, you can rest assured that your XPS 15 or Precision 5510 Ultrabook is well protected when you’re on-the-go.
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+ $49.99
+ $39.99
Dell Pro Sleeve 15
The Dell Pro Sleeve 15 protects your 15” laptop wherever your busy day takes you. The professionally-stylish heather gray exterior is also water resistant to protect your laptop from the weather. The plush French blue lined interior keeps your laptop snug and secure. Safely transport your laptop using the handles on the sleeve or use the detachable, adjustable shoulder strap for hands-free transport. Easy-grip zipper pulls allow quick access to all your everyday essentials which you can store within the front organizer.
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+ $35.99
+ $29.99
Dell Slim Power Adapter - 130 Watt with 3 ft Power Cord
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+ $89.99
+ $79.99
Dell E-Port Replicator with USB 3.0
The E-Port Replicator with USB 3.0 from Dell is a space-saving port replicator suitable for home and office environment which enables connection to your desk peripherals. This docking station includes a latest USB 3.0 technology enabled by Intel in Ivy Bridge. It has replaced the 2 USB 2.0 connectors with the USB 3.0. Plus, the Display Port 1.2 adds the ability to daisy chain displays (4 displays via 1 connector). This port replicator comes with 240-Watt power adapter cord. Also it offers an adaptor complexity reduction. This product has been tested and validated on Dell systems. It is supported by Dell Technical Support when used with a Dell system.
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+ $184.99
Dell Pro Stereo Soundbar – AE515M (Skype for Business certified)
Optimize your conference calls and multimedia streaming with this 5W RMS Microsoft® Skype® for Business certified soundbar. Experience powerful and exceptional sound clarity with a deep base.
+ $69.99
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Microsoft Office 365 (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook & more)

Not sure if an Office subscription is right for you? By choosing Office 365 Business or Business Premium, you will have the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Outlook, plus 1TB of cloud storage and 60 minutes of Skype calls a month.

If subscription is not for you, all your favorite Office applications are also available as a one-time purchase to install on 1 PC only. Choose between Office Home & Student 2016, Office Home & Business 2016 & Office Professional 2016 under Productivity Software below.

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Annual Subscription up to 5 devices
Office 365 Business from Dell - Annual Subscription
Work from anywhere on all your devices with all your familiar Microsoft Office applications, backed by Dell’s Cloud Concierge Service.
+ $99.00
Office 365 Business Premium from Dell - Annual Subscription
Work from anywhere on all your devices with all your familiar Microsoft Office applications, backed by Dell’s Cloud Concierge Service.
+ $163.00

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office 2019
+ $248.93
+ $438.12
Others
$0.00
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Security Software

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Antivirus Software
$0.00
For customers purchasing this digitally delivered software, a high-speed internet connection is recommended.
Included in price
+ $41.81
+ $83.64

Dell Endpoint Security

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None
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SafeGuard and Response
+ $27.88
+ $76.67
+ $90.61
+ $243.96
+ $50.19
+ $135.22
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Dell Data Guardian
+ $47.40
+ $62.75
Dell Encryption Enterprise License, ProSupport for Software
+ $41.12
+ $57.85
Dell Endpoint Security Suite Enterprise
+ $55.06
+ $75.97
+ $86.43
Dell Threat Defense
+ $88.10
+ $99.12
Others
+ $57.85
+ $73.21
+ $82.02
+ $68.31
+ $76.67
+ $51.58
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PDF Solutions

Included in price
$0.00
+ $98.58
+ $128.45

Photo and Video Editing

"CyberLink software makes it easy for you to create and play HD, 4K and 360 VR media with the World's No. 1 Movie & Media Player, PowerDVD. Unleash your creativity with the most powerful creative bundle including Award-Winning Video Editor- PowerDirector, and Creative Photo Editor-PhotoDirector.”
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+ $79.65

Operating System Recovery Options

Included in price
+ $13.23

Also included in this system

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

No TAA
No Mouse Selected
No External CD/DVD Drive
No Carrying Case
No Docking Station
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Precision 3530  Mobile Workstation
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List Price
$1,533.68
$464.68
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$1,069.00
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Features

Operating System

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

Power as big as your ideas

Power as big as your ideas

Experience unrestrained innovation with the new thinner and lighter, premium-built Precision mobile workstations. Built with the latest 8th Gen Intel® Core™ and Xeon® 6-core processors, blazing-fast memory and professional graphics, the Precision mobile family is engineered with power that rivals your own ingenuity.
Workstation level performance

Workstation level performance

Built to perform: 8th Generation Intel® Core™ and Xeon® 6-core processors extract powerful performance from your most demanding professional applications, so you can achieve even more in less time.

Enhanced memory speeds: Memory speeds of up to 2666MHz up to 32GB boost 3D imaging, rendering, and other memory intensive applications to its maximum potential.

Robust graphics: Master any visualization challenge in no time with next generation NIVIDIA Quadro® professional graphics cards featuring 4GB of memory.

Scale to your needs: Match your applications' storage needs by choosing the best drives for two storage slots. For highest performance, go up to 2TB PCIe drives.
Precision Optimizer

Improve productivity with Dell Precision Optimizer

Tuned performance: Free with your Precision workstation, the Dell Precision Optimizer delivers faster application optimization with a single click compared to HP Advisor*. It also automatically tunes your workstation to run popular ISV applications at the fastest speeds possible, has automated system updates and provides analytics to address resource bottlenecks.

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.
Small design. Big performance.

Small design. Big performance.

This small mobile workstation packs a powerful punch, with an enhanced new design and three different display options to bring your greatest ideas to life.
Keep your ideas in motion

Keep your ideas in motion

Prolonged productivity: The 68Whr 4-cell battery and optional 6-cell 92Whr battery features a faster charge to get you up and running quickly, so you can stay productive on the job no matter where you need to be.

Fit for your lifestyle: Designed with cable docking, this small and compact workstation can carry large projects wherever the job takes you.

Connect with ease: Support for 4K video to an external monitor at 60 frames per second via HDMI 2.0 allows you to create and edit your work in perfect clarity.
Secure

Secure

Dell provides innovative data security solutions that meet security challenges and business concerns head-on to protect your most critical and at-risk asset, your data. With Dell Data Security solutions, end users can work where and how they want knowing that their data is protected. Dell Data Guardian protects data wherever it goes while Dell Endpoint Security Suite, powered by Cylance, stops up to 99% of malware.
Manageable

Manageable

Part of Dell’s most manageable line of commercial PCs featuring the free Dell Client Command Suite toolkit for flexible and automated BIOS and system configurations. Optional vPro extensions allow for out-of-band systems management.
Reliable

Reliable

The Precision mobile workstation has been subjected to MIL-STD 810G testing, ensuring durability and reliability for wherever your job takes you.

We've got your business covered

ProSupport Plus

ProSupport Plus

Get anytime priority access to expert support with predictive analytics (via SupportAssist technology*) and damage protection for drops, spills, surges and more.
ProDeploy Plus

ProDeploy Plus

This comprehensive service provides seamless deployment of new technology. You get a single point of contact for project management including up-front planning, configuration, data migration and knowledge transfer.
Accidental Damage Service

Accidental Damage Service

Enjoy worry-free ownership and minimize downtime with protection from accidental drops, spills, surges and breakages. Coverage picks up where your previous warranty leaves off and is ideal for high-risk environments and mobile workforces.
Ports & Slots

Ports & Slots

1. Headphone Jack | 2. Optional SIM Card Slot | 3. USB 3.1 Gen 1 with PowerShare| 4. VGA Port | 5. Security Lock | 6. RJ45 Port | 7. HDMI 2.0 | 8. USB 3.1 Gen 1 | 9. Power Adapter Port | 10. USB-C with optional Thunderbolt | 11. USB 3.1 Gen 1| 12. Memory Card Reader | 13. Smart Card Reader (Optional)
Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions & Weight

1. Height: Front - 0.96 " ( 24.30mm) | 2. Width: 14.80 " ( 376mm) | 3. Depth: 9.87” (250.65mm) | Starting weight: 4.48lbs (2.03kg)

Essential work accessories for your Precision 3530

Maximize the performance of your Precision 3530 with the ultimate work accessories designed to increase productivity at your desk.
Dell Thunderbolt Dock | TB16

Dell Business Thunderbolt Dock | TB16

The Dell Business Thunderbolt Dock allows you to connect your mobile workstation to a single data and power source for ultimate display performance with speedy data transfers.
Dell UltraSharp 27 4K Monitor | U2718Q

Dell UltraSharp 27 4K Monitor | U2718Q

With the world’s first 27" 4K monitor with InfinityEdge you get stunning colors and details on a virtually borderless display made for multi-tasking.
Dell Premier Wireless Keyboard and Mouse | KM717

Dell Premier Wireless Keyboard and Mouse | KM717

Enhance productivity with an elegant mouse and keyboard designed fit into virtually any workspace. For increased productivity, pair up to two compatible devices with Bluetooth LE.
Precision Mobile Workstation Accessories
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Essential mobile accessories for your Precision 3530

Enhance the mobility of your Precision 3530 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.
Timbuk2 - Authority for Dell - 15"

Timbuk2 - Authority for Dell - 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.
Jabra Evolve 75

Jabra Evolve 75

With the ambient noise cancellation feature on this wireless headset, you can hear every word clearly on your next call. This easy to carry device is certified for Microsoft Skype for Business.

Specialized tools for your Precision 3530

Keep your productivity high with professional tools designed to enhance every interaction with your Precision 3530.
Dell Canvas

Dell Canvas

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

3Dconnexion SpaceMouse 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 3Dconnexion controller cap to intuitively 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.

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