Dell Vostro 5460
Setup And Features Information
About Warnings
WARNING: A WARNING indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death.
Front And Back View
Figure 1. Front View
camera status light
power status light
battery status light
hard disk activity light
power button
HDMI connector
USB 3.0 connector
network connector
audio connector
Regulatory Model: P41G
Regulatory Type: P41G001
2012 - 12
Figure 2. Back View
cooling vents
security cable slot
power connector
USB 3.0 powershare connector
5. USB 3.0 connector
6. SD card reader
WARNING: Do not block, push objects into, or allow dust to accumulate in the air vents. Do not store your Dell
computer in a low-airflow environment, such as a closed briefcase, while it is running. Restricting the airflow can
damage the computer or cause a fire. The computer turns on the fan when the computer gets hot. Fan noise is
normal and does not indicate a problem with the fan or the computer.
Quick Setup
WARNING: Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, read the safety information that shipped with
your computer. For additional best practices information, see
WARNING: The AC adapter works with electrical outlets worldwide. However, power connectors and power strips
vary among countries. Using an incompatible cable or improperly connecting the cable to the power strip or
electrical outlet may cause fire or equipment damage.
CAUTION: When you disconnect the AC adapter cable from the computer, grasp the connector, not the cable itself,
and pull firmly but gently to avoid damaging the cable. When you wrap the AC adapter cable, ensure that you
follow the angle of the connector on the AC adapter to avoid damaging the cable.
NOTE: Some devices may not be included if you did not order them.
Connect the AC adapter to the AC adapter connector on the computer and to the electrical outlet.
Figure 3. AC Adapter
Connect the network cable (optional).
Figure 4. Network Connector
Connect USB devices, such as a mouse or keyboard (optional).
Figure 5. USB Connector
Open the computer display and press the power button to turn on the computer.
Figure 6. Power Button
NOTE: It is recommended that you turn on and shut down your computer at least once before you install any cards
or connect the computer to a docking device or other external device, such as a printer.
NOTE: Offerings may vary by region. The following specifications are only those required by law to ship with your
computer. For more information regarding the configuration of your computer, click Start → Help and Support and
select the option to view information about your computer.
NOTE: A 64-bit operating system is required to support systems with 2 GB or greater graphics and system memory.
Significant system memory may be used to support graphics, depending on system memory size, operating system,
and other factors. A 64-bit discrete graphics driver may be downloaded from
AC adapter:
Integrated video card
65 W
Discrete video card
90 W
Input voltage
100 VAC to 240 VAC
Coin-cell battery
3 V CR2032 lithium
18.30 mm (0.72 inches)
337.60 mm (13.29 inches)
233.50 mm (9.19 inches)
Weight (Minimum)
1.50 kg (3.30 lb)
Operating Temperature
0 °C to 35 °C (32 °F to 95 °F)
Information para NOM (únicamente para México)
The following information is provided on the device described in this document in compliance with the requirements of
the official Mexican standards (NOM).
Voltaje de alimentación
100 V CA – 240 V CA
50 Hz – 60 Hz
Consumo eléctrico
1,50 A /1,60 A
Voltaje de salida
19,50 V de CC
Intensidad de salida
3,34 A /4,62 A
Finding More Information and Resources
See the safety and regulatory documents that shipped with your computer and the regulatory compliance website at for more information on:
Safety best practices
Regulatory certification
See for additional information on:
Terms and Conditions (U.S. only)
End User License Agreement
Additional information on your product is available at
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