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DELL Precision M4800 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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24 Reasons For

Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

At 1,300 megahertz, the DELL Precision M4800 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Precision M4800. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Precision M4800 range from 840MHz to 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Precision M4800 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.

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DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

DELL many processor core portable PCs have good reviews on average and across all portable PCs DELL is one of the better rated manufacturers.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Precision M4800 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Precision M4800.

The worst display resolution across similar types of portable PC is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of portable PCs of this age and spec is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 3.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.3GHz. The Precision M4800 has one of the faster processor clock speeds (2.8 gigahertz) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015481_price] (2.9GHz).

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Precision M4800 has a very big internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. Many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Precision M4800 have internal memory of between 2GB and 32GB.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015481_price] (32GB).

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The DELL Precision M4800 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Precision M4800.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Has a Front Camera

The Precision M4800 has a front camera. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than a year also have a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The DELL Precision M4800 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of this age and spec. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Precision M4800 ranges from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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Quite Long Battery Life

At 10 hours, the Precision M4800 has a quite long battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Precision M4800. The average battery life of notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Precision M4800 is 37h, and the battery lifes range from 3.1h to 5,200h.

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Nine Battery Cells

The Precision M4800 has more battery cells than most of the portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Precision M4800. This portable PC is a nine battery cell count notebook PC compared to most of the comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800 which only have between two and eight battery cells.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

The Precision M4800 is a four USB 3.0 port laptop.

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Very Big Operating Shock

The Precision M4800 has a very big operating shock (140 gravity) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Precision M4800. Across all the similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800 the operating shocks range from 10G to 140G.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The biggest memory slots of the Precision M4800 is 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 2x SO-DIMM portable PC, which is the most frequently found memory slots.

A 4x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the best memory slots across all portable PCs that have been available for more than a year.

The worst memory slots across comparable types of laptop is 1x SO-DIMM.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago is 17GB, and the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB. With a maximum internal memory of 32 gigabytes, the Precision M4800 has a very big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

At 32 gigabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Precision M4800. The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Precision M4800 is 20GB.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.8 gigahertz, the DELL Precision M4800 has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Precision M4800 have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.8GHz and 4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.1GHz.

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L3 Processor Cache

The Precision M4800 has a L3 processor cache which is better than the L2 processor cache found on most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

A L3 processor cache is in fact the best processor cache level across all comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.

The worst processor cache level amongst similar types of laptop is L2.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

The Precision M4800 has a fairly big battery capacity (97 watt-hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Precision M4800. The battery capacities of many processor core portable PCs that were released one year ago range from 22Wh to 2,700Wh, and the average battery capacity is 77Wh.

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Narrow

The average width of similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago is 380mm. At only 376 millimeters, the DELL Precision M4800 is quite narrow compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Precision M4800.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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5 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Precision M4800 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth noting that most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Heavy

The Precision M4800 is one of the heavier portable PCs of this age and spec (2.9 kilograms) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. The average weight of many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 2.4kg, and the weights range from 580g to 3.8kg.

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Quite Big Non-Operating Shock

The smallest non-operating shock of many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago is 60G, the biggest is 240G, and the average non-operating shock is 130G. With a non-operating shock of 163 gravity, the DELL Precision M4800 has one of the bigger non-operating shocks amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

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Thick

At 39.9 millimeters, the Precision M4800 is fairly thick compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age. The average height of portable PCs of this age and type is 27mm, and the heights range from 8.9mm to 55mm.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL Precision M4800

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when DELL released the Precision M4800.

Average Total Storage Capacity

The Precision M4800 has a fairly average total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the MSI PE70 2QE[plb_2953236_price] (1.1TB and higher rated).

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Average Screen Size

The Precision M4800 has a pretty typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Precision M4800.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a bigger screen size then you might also want to consider the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015479_price] (17.3").

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPort
HDMI Port
VGA Port
ESATA/USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Intel QuickPath Interconnect
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Voltage
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Vibration
Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Non-Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Expert Reviews

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18 November 2014

We last reviewed a Dell mobile workstation in March 2013, when we looked at the Precision M6700, a generously configured, extremely speedy system, with a 17.3" display ? and a cost of more than... Read more…

7 July 2014

High-DPI displays are the flavour of the moment, but the Dell Precision M4800 marks the first time we've seen such a screen on a business-class machine. Not only is its 15.6in panel super crisp at... Read more…

We liked It's powerful, oh yes, it's powerful! The M4800 is undoubtedly capable of running any high-end design software you can think of. It will work brilliantly for video editing, rendering,...

2 June 2014

The Dell Precision M4800 is hardly going to appeal to students looking for a laptop to take to college, but design professionals who need a portable machine with real 3D grunt will be pleasantly...

31 January 2014

Stupendous power for a laptop and an excellent display, but the price is very high...

21 January 2014

The spectacular screen on the Dell Precision M4800 will make maximum impact in the high-end video and CAD space. That screen comes at a price however ? this less than portable workstation...

20 January 2014

The screen is the first clue to the target market of the Dell Precision M4800. The 15.6-inch panel is labelled Quad HD+ which in plain English is a resolution of 3200 x 1800 pixels. That level of... Read more…

15 January 2014

The Dell Precision M4800 workstation provides powerful performance and a sharp QHD+ screen in a secure and durable design...

25 October 2013

Dell Precision M4800 Workstation Dell has splendidly updated its 15-inch mobile Precision M4800 workstation. Many things that could be improved were improved. While the components inside have...

1 June 2012

The Dell Precision T1600 doesn't try as much as other workstations to worm its way on your shopping list. At least not with its simple design. This is the kind of system bent on proving its worth...

Speedy workstation-class components
ISV certifications
Tool-less expansion
Supports dual graphics cards
3-year warranty
Limited hard drive expansion space
No USB 3.0
No FireWire, nor eSATA
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell w10, dell w10p, dell k2100, dell i74810, dell k2100m, dell i74810m, dell i74810mq, dell 1920x1080
Barcodes 05397063779772

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