The Dell Latitude 5490 is the 2018 replacement for the 5480 released in 2017. The Latitude 5480 was an amazing corporate grade laptop that had the option to add a “Caching SSD” to massively boost the performance of a spinning hard disk. Unfortunately the, that functionality has been removed from the 5490 and it will be missed.
This video shows:
- What is in the box, aka the unboxing
- A quick tour of the ports on the outside of the laptop
- Removable of the bottom/back cover to:
- replace the battery
- upgrade the memory
- replace the spinning hard disk, with either an PCIe M.2 or SATA SSD