Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
Many processor core laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Precision M4800 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 840MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,300 megahertz, the Precision M4800 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.
Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
Most portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Precision M4800 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Precision M4800 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
DELL many processor core laptops have good reviews on average and across all notebook PCs DELL is one of the superior manufacturers.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.
Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed
At 2.8 gigahertz, the Precision M4800 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. The average processor clock speed of similar spec notebook PCs that were released one year ago is 2.3GHz.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many many processor core laptops that are a similar age to it.
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Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The DELL Precision M4800 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Precision M4800.
Has a Front Camera
The Precision M4800 has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops of this age and type.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The DELL Precision M4800 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most laptops of this type and age. This DELL laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most many processor core laptops that were released one year ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. Across all many processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the Precision M4800 the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many laptops that are a similar age to it.
Four USB 3.0 Ports
Most portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Precision M4800 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Precision M4800 which has four USB 3.0 ports.
Nine Battery Cells
Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than a year only have between two and eight battery cells, however the DELL Precision M4800 has nine battery cells.
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.
Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory
Across all the laptops of this age and type the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 19GB. At 32 gigabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Precision M4800.
Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of many processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 21GB. With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of 32 gigabytes, the Precision M4800 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (64-bit) amongst many processor core laptops of this age.
Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
The average maximum turbo frequency of laptops of this age and type is 3.2GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.8 gigahertz, the Precision M4800 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Precision M4800.
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 similar spec portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.
The worst memory slots amongst comparable types of laptop is 1x SO-DIMM.
Eight Processor Threads
The Precision M4800 has more processor threads than most of the portable PCs that are a similar age to the Precision M4800. Most of the similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800 only have between four and seven processor threads, however this notebook PC has eight processor threads.
The DELL Precision M4800 is one of the narrower many processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than a year (only 376 millimeters) amongst many processor core laptops of this age. The narrowest notebook PC of this spec and age is 280mm wide, the widest is 430mm, and the average width is 380mm.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on many processor core laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.
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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other many processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Precision M4800, the Precision M4800 does not have a touch sensitive screen.
With a weight of 2.9 kilograms, the Precision M4800 is quite heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Precision M4800. The average weight of laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Precision M4800 is 2.5kg.
If you would consider a notebook PC with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the DELL Precision M4800 (2.9kg).
The Precision M4800 is very thick (39.9 millimeters) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800. The thinnest similar spec notebook PC that was launched around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 15mm thick and the thickest is 55mm.
4 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 Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Precision M4800.
Average Screen Size
The DELL Precision M4800 has a relatively standard screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Precision M4800.
We compared this notebook PC to all the other 15.6" portable PCs and we think because of it's better review score, the Fujitsu Celsius H730 is also worth considering.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
133, 1333, 333, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x1, 1x16, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
2 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
AMD FirePro M5100
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
Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720
Built-In Wi-Fi Switch
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
ESATA/USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Windows 7 Professional
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8.1
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 Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
AVX, AVX 2.0
Intel FDI Technology
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
Processor Package Size
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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 Cell Count
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
AC Adapter Power
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
CECP, CEC; WEEE; GS Mark; Eco-label; Energy Law, Green PC
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
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