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Precision 3530  Mobile Workstation

  • Intel® Core™ Processor i5-8400H (4 Core, 8MB Cache, 2.50GHz, 4.2GHz Turbo, 35W), vPro
  • Windows 10 Pro 64bit English, French, Spanish
    (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro for business)
  • Nvidia Quadro P600 w/4GB GDDR5
  • 4GB, 1x4GB, DDR4 2666MHz Non-ECC Memory
  • M.2 256GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
List Price $1,528.43
$849.00
Dell Business Credit
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Precision 3530  Mobile Workstation

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Processor
Intel® Core™ Processor i5-8400H (4 Core, 8MB Cache, 2.50GHz, 4.2GHz Turbo, 35W), vPro
Included in price
Intel Xeon Processor E-2176M (Six Core, 12MB Cache, 2.70GHz, 4.40GHz Turbo, 35W), vPro
+ $288.85
Operating System
(Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro for business)
Windows 10 Pro 64bit English, French, Spanish
Included in price
Windows 10 Pro for Workstations (4 Cores Plus) Multi - English, French, Spanish
+ $122.21
Ubuntu Linux 18.04
- $86.09
Windows 10 Home 64bit, English, French, Spanish
- $33.32
Windows AutoPilot
No Windows AutoPilot
Included in price
Windows AutoPilot
$0.00
Chassis Options
Intel® Core™ Processor i5-8400H with Nvidia Quadro P600 Graphics, Thunderbolt
Included in price
Approved Bid Use Only Intel® Core™ Processor i5-8400H with Nvidia Quadro P600 Graphics, Thunderbolt
$0.00
Graphics Card
Help Me Choose
Integrated Intel UHD 630 Graphics
- $72.21
Nvidia Quadro P600 w/4GB GDDR5
Included in price
Display
15.6" FHD 1920x1080, Anti-Glare Non-Touch, 72% color gamut, WVA,Mic only, WWAN Capable
Memoryi
2666MHz Memories
16GB, 2X8G, DDR4 2666MHz Non-ECC Memory
+ $165.84
Others
4GB, 1x4GB, DDR4 2666MHz Non-ECC Memory
Included in price
8GB, 1x8GB, DDR4 2666MHz Non-ECC Memory
+ $54.75
8GB, 2x4GB, DDR4 2666MHz Non-ECC Memory
+ $54.75
16GB, 1x16GB, DDR4 2666MHz Non-ECC Memory
+ $165.84
32GB,2x16GB, 2666MHz DDR4 Non-Ecc Memory
+ $388.03
8GB, 1x8GB, DDR4 2666MHz ECC Memory
+ $85.86
16GB, 1x16GB, DDR4 2666MHz ECC Memory
+ $196.79
16GB, 2x8GB, DDR4 2666MHz ECC Memory
+ $196.79
32GB, 2x16GB, DDR4 2666MHz ECC Memory
+ $418.98
Hard Drive
M.2 256GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
Included in price
M.2 512GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
+ $127.76
M.2 256GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive
+ $49.99
M.2 256GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Opal 2.0 Self Encrypting Solid State Drive
+ $50.55
M.2 512GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive
+ $138.87
M.2 512GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Opal 2.0 Self Encrypting Solid State Drive
+ $161.09
M.2 1TB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive
+ $372.17
M.2 2TB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive
+ $899.86
M.2 512GB PCIe NVMe Class 50 Solid State Drive
+ $233.30
M.2 1TB PCIe NVMe Class 50 Solid State Drive
+ $583.25
Additional Hard Drive (2nd HD)
No Additional Hard Drive
Keyboard
Dual Pointing Non-backlit Keyboard with Number Pad (US English)
Included in price
Dual Pointing Backlit Keyboard with Number Pad (US English)
+ $27.77
Security
DP Palmrest w/ Smart Card only + Thunderbolt
Included in price
DP Palmrest w/ Touch Fingerprint Reader, FIPS Contacted + Contactless Smart Card, NFC
+ $11.11
DP Palmrest w/ Touch FIPS Fingerprint Reader, FIPS Contacted + Contactless Smart Card, NFC
+ $55.55
Wireless
Qualcomm QCA61x4A 802.11ac Dual Band, 2x2, Wireless Adapter + Bluetooth 4.2
Included in price
Intel® Dual Band Wireless AC 9560, 802.11ac, MU-MIMO Dual Band 2x2 No Bluetooth
$0.00
Intel® Dual Band Wireless AC 9560, 802.11ac, MU-MIMO Dual Band 2x2 + Bluetooth 5.0
$0.00
Primary Battery
6 Cell 92Whr ExpressCharge Capable Battery
Power Supply
90W AC Power Adapter - 3-pin 7.4mm Barrel
- $5.56
130 Watt E4 AC Adapter
Included in price
Systems Management
Intel ME Disabled
Included in price
Intel® vPro Technology Enabled
+ $16.66
Optimizer
Dell Precision Optimizer Premium Perpetual
+ $97.21
Dell Precision Optimizer Premium 30-day Trial
$0.00
Dell Precision Optimizer
Included in price
ENERGY STAR
Not ENERGY STAR Qualified
Included in price
ENERGY STAR Qualified
$0.00
Mobile Broadband
More Info
No Mobile Broadband Card
Cable
Power Cord for 3-pin Adapter (US)
Included in price
E5 US Power Cord
$0.00
Documentation/Disks
Safety and Regulatory Documents English,French,Dutch
Optical Software
PowerDVD Software not included

Warranty And Services

ProSupport
1 Year ProSupport with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $43.89
3 Years ProSupport with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $179.42
4 Years ProSupport with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $288.85
  • Limited Time: select 5 years of ProSupport for the same price.
5 Years ProSupport with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $730.00 + $288.85
  • Limited Time Savings: get 5 years of ProSupport for the price of 4.
ProSupport Plus (Includes Accidental Damage)
1 Year ProSupport Plus with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $106.10
3 Years ProSupport Plus with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $276.07
4 Years ProSupport Plus with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $402.72
  • Limited Time: select 5 years of ProSupport Plus for the same price.
5 Years ProSupport Plus with Next Business Day Onsite Service
+ $967.00 + $402.72
  • Limited Time Savings: get 5 years of ProSupport Plus for the price of 4.
Basic Service
1 Year Hardware Service with Onsite/In-Home Service After Remote Diagnosis
Included in price
3 Years Hardware Service with Onsite/In-Home Service After Remote Diagnosis
+ $91.10
Accidental Damage Service
Help Me Choose
None
Included in price
1 Year Accidental Damage Service
+ $60.55
3 Years Accidental Damage Service
+ $93.87
4 Years Accidental Damage Service
+ $110.54
5 Years Accidental Damage Service
+ $127.20
Need help installing? We can help!
None
Included in price
Dell Client Installation Base
+ $66.66
Dell Client Installation Base + Data (100 GB), Settings & Software + Network Device or Peripheral In
+ $183.31
Dell Client Installation Base, 100 GB data, Settings and Software
+ $240.00 + $66.66
  • Limited time, save instantly on Data Transfer.
Dell Client Installation Base, Network Device, Peripheral Install
+ $116.65
Keep Your Hard Drive
Help Me Choose
None
Included in price
Keep Your Hard Drive, 1 Year
+ $5.55
Keep Your Hard Drive, 3 Years
+ $11.11
Keep Your Hard Drive, 4 Years
+ $13.89
Keep Your Hard Drive, 5 Years
+ $16.66
Extended Battery Service
None
Included in price
2 Years Extended Battery Service for Years 2 and 3 of System Life
+ $71.66
Configuration Services - Online Only - Standard
BIOS Wake-on-Lan Enable
+ $5.55
Client ProSupport Asset Label without Company Name
+ $5.55
MAC Address Asset Label
+ $5.55
System Details Asset Label
+ $5.55
ProSupport Plus Client label without company name
+ $5.55
Basic Support Asset Label, Report and Packaging Label, Bundle
+ $38.88
Pro Support Asset Label, Report and Packaging Label, Bundle
+ $38.88
Pro Support Plus Asset Label, Report and Packaging Label, Bundle
+ $38.88
Mac Address Asset Label, Report and Packaging Label, Bundle
+ $38.88
System Box Asset Label With Mac Address
+ $5.55
Basic Support Asset Label, Report and Packaging Label, Color Bundle
+ $38.88
Pro Support Asset Label, Report and Packaging Label, Color Bundle
+ $38.88
Pro Support Plus Asset Label, Report and Packaging Label, Color Bundle
+ $38.88
Mac Address Asset Label-Report and Packaging Label-Color Bundle
+ $38.88
ProDeploy Client Suite
Help Me Choose
None
Included in price
Dell Basic Deployment for Client Systems
+ $27.77
Dell Basic Deployment for Client Systems with Imaging
+ $44.44
Dell Basic Deployment for Client Systems with Provisioning
+ $41.66
ProDeploy Dell Client PC
+ $108.32
ProDeploy Plus Dell Client PC
+ $180.53
Drop in Box Accessories - Standard
None
Included in price
Belkin 10 Blue RJ45/RJ45 Ntwk. Patch Cable (Man. Pt. A3L791-10-BLU-S)
+ $8.89
Office Security Univ. Key Lock- Latitude- Blk Cable (Man Pt OS-D60)
+ $21.11
Belkin 25ft Blu RJ45/RJ45 Ntwk Patch Cbl (A3L791-25-BLU)
+ $9.44
Combination Lock With Tie Down Cable
+ $20.52
Key Lock With Tie Down Cable
+ $21.66
Kensington Combination Lock
+ $22.22
Kensington Dual Head Keyed Lock
+ $33.33
Kensington Master Keyed Lock
+ $26.11
Cables to Go USB 2.0 A/B Cable - 3m
+ $8.88
Kensington Desktop and Peripherals Locking Kit
+ $19.44
Kensington Desktop and Peripherals Locking Kit - Supervisor Access
+ $24.99
Cables to Go Cat6 Patch Cable - 10ft
+ $12.21
Cables to Go Cat6 Patch Cable - 25ft
+ $16.10

Software

Microsoft Office 365 (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook & more)
Help Me Choose
None
None
Included in price
Annual Subscription up to 5 devices
Office 365 Business Annual Subscription
+ $99.00
Office 365 Business Premium Annual Subscription
+ $163.00
Microsoft Office
Help Me Choose
Microsoft Office 2019
Microsoft Office Home and Business 2019
+ $198.38
Microsoft Office Professional 2019
+ $349.15
Others
No Productivity Software
$0.00
Microsoft Office 30 Day Trial
Included in price
Security Software
Help Me Choose
Antivirus Software
No Security Software
$0.00
McAfee® Small Business Security 30 Day Free Trial
Included in price
McAfee® Small Business Security 12 month Subscription
+ $33.32
McAfee® Small Business Security 36 month Subscription
+ $66.66
For customers purchasing this digitally delivered software, a high-speed internet connection is recommended.
PDF Solutions
None
Included in price
Adobe Acrobat Pro DC- 3 Yr Subscription
+ $322.73
Adobe Acrobat Pro DC- 1 Yr Subscription
+ $134.42
Adobe Acrobat Standard DC- 3 Yr Subscription
+ $280.51
Adobe Acrobat Standard DC- 1 Yr Subscription
+ $116.09
Adobe Acrobat Standard DC- 30 Day Limited Term
$0.00
Adobe Acrobat Professional 2017
+ $262.18
Adobe Acrobat Standard 2017
+ $149.98
Foxit PhantomPDF, 30-Day Trial
$0.00
Foxit PhantomPDF Standard
+ $78.56
Foxit PhantomPDF Business
+ $102.37
Photo and Video Editing
Help Me Choose
Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 & Premiere Elements 2020 Bundle
+ $92.62
PowerDirector 17 & PhotoDirector 10 Create Photo and Video Masterpieces
+ $63.47
Absolute Security - Standard
None
Included in price
Absolute Resilience 3 Years
+ $82.74
Absolute Resilience 4 Years
+ $99.40
Absolute Resilience 5 Years
+ $116.07
Absolute Resilience Education 5 Years
+ $101.62
Absolute Resilience Education 4 Years
+ $87.18
Absolute Resilience Education 3 Years
+ $72.74
Absolute Control 3 Years
+ $55.52
Absolute Control 4 Years
+ $66.63
Absolute Control 5 Years
+ $77.74
Dell Endpoint Security
Help Me Choose
None
None
Included in price
SafeGuard and Response
VMware Carbon Black Cloud Endpoint Standard NGAV, B-EDR, 1 Year
+ $22.22
VMware Carbon Black Cloud Endpoint Standard NGAV, B-EDR, 3 Years
+ $53.33
VMware Carbon Black Cloud Endpoint Standard NGAV,B-EDR+Secureworks TDR(Data center housed in US)1Yr
+ $43.88
VMware Carbon Black Cloud Endpoint Standard NGAV,B-EDR+Secureworks TDR(Data center housed in US)3Yrs
+ $118.48
Dell Encryption Personal License, ProSupport for Software
Dell Encryption Personal, 1 Year
+ $15.87
Dell Encryption Personal, 3 Years
+ $21.42
Dell Encryption Enterprise License, ProSupport for Software
Dell Encryption Enterprise, 1 Year
+ $32.77
Dell Encryption Enterprise, 3 Years
+ $46.10
Dell Endpoint Security Additional Offers
Help Me Choose
Absolute Resilience 1 Year
+ $29.42
Absolute Resilience (Prem), 3 Years
+ $71.63
Absolute Control (Pro), 1 Year
+ $19.42
Absolute Control (Pro), 3 Years
+ $44.42
Absolute Visibility (Std), 1 Year
+ $11.64
Absolute Visibility (Std), 3 Years
+ $27.75
Laplink PCmover
None
Included in price
Laplink Software Download - Laplink PCmover Pro Download
+ $49.99 + $29.99
  • Limited Time Offer: Save $20
Operating System Recovery Options
OS-Windows Media Not Included
Included in price
Windows 10 Home OS Recovery Media 64bit - USB
+ $11.11
Windows 10 Pro OS Recovery Media 64bit - USB
+ $11.11
Windows 10 Pro for Workstation OS Recovery Media 64bit - USB
+ $11.11
Endpoint Security Services
5 Days Endpoint Security And Applications Advisory Service - On Site
+ $11,398.84
5 Days Endpoint Optimized Deployment Advisory Service - On Site
+ $11,398.84
Privacy Software
Help Me Choose
McAfee® Safe Connect 1 Year (SB)
+ $37.30

Also included in this system

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

No TAA
No Mouse
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
$1,528.43
$679.43
Shipping
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Dell Price
$849.00
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Features

Operating System

With Windows 10 Pro or Ubuntu 18.04 LTS – 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.
Your work can count on it - ISV

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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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

Client Installation Services

Liberate yourself from time-consuming PC installations Let us handle the tedious tasks such as installation, data migration, software set-up and connecting to your network while you remain focused on serving your customers.
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)

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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.
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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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