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DELL Precision M2800
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DELL Precision M2800 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 8GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 8GB Jan 2015
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
Professional Performance Meets Affordability. Professional Performance, Breakthrough Price:The Dell Precision M2800 is ISV certified and delivers great performance for applications like Autodesk... More
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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

Across all the many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the Precision M2800 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 750MHz to 1,400MHz. The Precision M2800 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (1,300 megahertz) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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

The Precision M2800 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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Good Brand

Based on 4,803 owner and expert reviews, DELL has good ratings for its portable PCs. DELL also has good ratings specifically within its many processor cores laptops range compared to other brands.

11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This portable PC has a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Very Fast Processor Frequency

The processor frequencys of many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the Precision M2800 range from 1GHz to 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz. At 2.8 gigahertz, the Precision M2800 has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for more than two years, the DELL Precision M2800 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Precision M2800, the Precision M2800 has a front camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the DELL Precision M2800 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution amongst all comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

Amongst comparable types of laptop the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Very Fast Processor Boost Frequency

With a processor boost frequency of 3.8 gigahertz, the Precision M2800 has one of the fastest processor boost frequencys amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. Portable PCs that have been available for more than two years have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.9GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.2GHz.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Four USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Precision M2800 is a four USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.

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Nine Number of Battery Cellss

The Precision M2800 is a nine number of battery cells notebook PC.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The DELL Precision M2800 has a quite big battery capacity (Watt hours) (97 watt-hours) compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Precision M2800. The battery capacity (Watt hours)s of notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Precision M2800 range from 30Wh to 2,700Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 64Wh.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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2 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Precision M2800 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the Precision M2800 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the DELL Precision M2800

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC was released over two years ago.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the DELL Precision M2800 has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Precision M2800.

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Average Internal Memory

The DELL Precision M2800 has a fairly standard internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Precision M2800.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Precision M2800 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.6 kilograms, the Precision M2800 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to 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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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Interface
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Supported
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Disc Types Supported
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel QuickPath Interconnect
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(27)
2 February 2015

When you get a workstation like this, it's because you want to be able to work wherever you are, with the files and software that you need for the job. For this reason, the Precision M2800 we're... Read more…

19 August 2014

It's not particularly portable, but the Dell Precision M2800 is certainly an impressive mobile workstation. Solidly built and equipped with high-end components, we have just a couple of niggles:...

14 August 2014

The Precision M2800 is big and heavy, but its performance is hard to beat if you need a high-end mobile workstation for graphics, video or 3D design. Battery life is quite respectable for such a...

11 August 2014

Dell has been making an effort to slim down many of its larger 15- and 17-inch laptops recently, but the Precision M2800 is very much a high-end mobile workstation that focuses on performance... Read more…

11 August 2014

After our review of the Dell Precision M2800 , it was obvious that Dell had worked hard these past few years to refine its mobile workstations. When the CRN Test Center looked at the Precision... Read more…

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 20 January 2016 by South Dakota photog
South Dakota photog would recommend the Dell Precision M2800 (Verified Purchase)

Have no issues with this computer. Chose this one because of the i7 processor and upgraded the ram from 8 to 16 and it runs as fast and smoothly as I can ask for. Able to run multiple programs... Read more…

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell w4170, dell i74810, dell w4170m, dell i74810m, dell i74810mq, ca003pm280011mumws
Barcodes 04053162875937, 05397063421763, 05397063427888, 05397063434244, 05397063624508, 05397063643233, 05397063643271, 05397063643967, 05397063675210, 05397063707225, 05397063707263, 05397063709502, 05397063720576, 05397063729807, 05397063741663, 05397063774265, 08841161610736

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