Dell unveils the Precision 5470, its most powerful 14-inch workstation

Dell has announced a refresh of its Precision lineup of mobile workstations, including the new Precision 5470, which the company calls the “smallest, thinnest and most powerful” 14-inch workstation in the world. It also introduced the Dell Precision 5570 and 5770, along with the Precision 3570 and 3571. All of them are powered by Intel’s 12th generation processors and professional NVIDIA graphics. Along with these laptops, Dell also introduced the new Latitude lineup for business users.

Dell Precision Laptop

The star of the show is the Dell Precision 5470, a brand new addition to Dell’s lineup. It comes with Intel’s 12th generation H-series Core processors and is the first of its kind to meet the Intel Evo spec, supporting Intel vPro. Additionally, you can configure it with the NVIDIA RTX A1000 GPU, one of the new mobile GPUs introduced earlier this month. Plus, you get up to 64GB of DDR5 RAM and 4TB of storage. The two larger models, the Dell Precision 5570 and 5770, come with even more powerful GPUs – an NVIDIA RTX A2000 up to 8GB on the Precision 5570 or an RTX 5770 on the A3000 12GB.


Dell Precision 5470

To keep it all cool, Dell designed a new cooling system that still fits into a relatively compact chassis, with dual opposite outlet fans and a bonded hinge architecture that improves air exhaust. The Dell Latitude 5470 starts at just 3.26 lbs, which is impressively light for a workstation. The Precision 5570 and 5770 are also Dell’s lightest workstations at their respective sizes.

For the display, all three laptops have an InfinityEdge panel with 16:10 aspect ratio. The Dell Precision 5470 has Quad HD+ resolution, while the larger two models can be configured with Ultra HD+ panels. They also cover 100% of Adobe RGB and 99% of DCI-P3 color spaces, making them ideal for creative work. Plus, they support Dell’s new intelligent privacy features with audience identification, and the Dell ExpressSign-in makes it easy to securely unlock the laptop.

Dell Precision 5770 .  right angle rear view of

Dell Precision 5770

Coming to the Precision 3000 series, we have the Dell Precision 3571, which is powered by 12th generation Intel Core H-series processors and an NVIDIA RTX A2000 up to 8GB GPU. It still comes with up to 64GB of DDR5 RAM and 4TB of storage. The display comes in a more traditional 16:9 aspect ratio and Ultra HD resolution. If you want something with better battery life, the Precision 3570 comes with Intel’s U15 and P-series processors instead of the H series, and has optional discrete NVIDIA graphics up to the RTX A500.

All these laptops will be available in April, and the pricing information but the pricing information was not mentioned.

dell ultrasharp monitor

In addition to the new Precision Laptop, Dell also introduced a handful of peripherals today, starting with the new UltraSharp monitor. First, there are the new Dell UltraSharp 32 (U3223QE) and 27 (U2723QUE) 4K monitors, the world’s first monitors to use the new IPS Black technology. It offers a 2,000:1 contrast ratio, which is higher than most IPS panels, plus the monitors cover 100% of sRGB and 98% of DCI-P3 for excellent color reproduction. They also meet VESA DisplayHDR 400 certification. As the name suggests, they support 4K and they have a 16:9 aspect ratio for a total resolution of 3840 x 2160.

Two Dell UltraSharp 32 4K Monitors next to the laptop

Dell UltraSharp 32 4K Monitors

Both monitors support tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustments and a simple joystick control on the back for added convenience. In addition to typical display inputs, including DisplayPort and HDMI, monitors can connect via USB Type-C, and in addition to display signals, this connection can take in data and up to 90W of power while keeping your laptop charged. The monitor has four USB Type-A ports, a USB Type-C (downstream) port, and RJ45 Ethernet, all of which connect your laptop to an all-in-one USB Type-C port.

If you want something less traditional, the Dell UltraSharp 30 USB-C Hub Monitor (U3023E) might be for you. It’s a 30-inch monitor with a roughly 16:10 aspect ratio and WQXGA (2560 x 1660) resolution, making it more suited for productivity work. Color-wise, it still covers 100% sRGB and 95% DCI-P3, so it’s going to look great. The Monitor Stand also supports all the same adjustments as the above two monitors, and has a similar setup of ports, which can be used when you connect to your laptop via USB Type-C. . Of course, you still have the option of DisplayPort 1.4 or HDMI 1.4.

Dell UltraSharp 30 USB-C Hub Monitor

Dell UltraSharp 30 USB-C Hub Monitor

All these monitors are available today. Prices for the Dell UltraSharp 27 4K Monitor start at $724.99, while the 32-inch variant starts at $1,149.99. The Dell UltraSharp 30 USB-C Hub Monitor starts at $1,049.99.

dell peripherals

Beyond that, Dell also introduced a bunch of smaller peripherals. First, there’s the Dell Dual Charge Dock (HD22Q), a USB-C docking station for your laptop that supports 12W Qi wireless charging for your smartphone (plus 90W power delivery to the laptop). It has DisplayPort, HDMI, four USB Type-A ports, and a USB Type-C port for connecting other peripherals to the laptop. It will launch on May 12 for $368.99.

dell dual charge dock

Then again, the new Dell Universal Dock (UD22) comes with four USB Type-A ports, two USB Type-C ports, and four video output ports so you can connect up to four displays. Also, it supports up to 96W of power delivery. It’s still available today for $459.99.

Finally, the latest Dell Thunderbolt Dock (WD22TB4) has two DisplayPort connections (plus a USB-C port with a DP signal), HDMI, three USB Type-A ports, a USB Type-C port for data, RJ45 Ethernet, and comes with. Two Thunderbolt 4 downstream ports. It supports Dell commercial laptops with up to 150W of power delivery or up to 90W for other systems. It will launch sometime in the second quarter and costs $469.99.

For conference rooms, Dell announced the Slim Conferencing Soundbar (SB522A) and Dell Speakerphone (SP3022), both certified for Microsoft Teams. They have a team button for accessing notifications and meetings, plus they use LED lights to show things like whether a call is in progress, the microphone is muted, and so on. Plus, they both use AI to reduce background noise and make the voice clearer. The Dell Slim Conferencing Soundbar is available today for $79.99, while the Dell Speakerphone costs $99.99.

Dell Speakerphone SP3022

Lastly, Dell also introduced the latest version of the Dell Premier Rechargeable Active Pen (PN7522W). This new Active Pen promises up to 40 days of battery life on a single charge, supports 4,096 levels of pressure, and has three programmable buttons, one on the top and two on the sides. It supports Bluetooth connectivity for quick shortcuts on Windows, and is the world’s first active pen to feature Tile integration. This makes it so that you can easily find the pen even if you have left it behind somewhere far away. It is available today for $109.99.

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