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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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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB Jul 2015
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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The DELL Precision M4800 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (1,300 megahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Precision M4800. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Precision M4800 range from 600MHz to 1,400MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on many processor cores laptops that were released around the same time as it.

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

The Precision M4800 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that came out more than a year ago have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

We calculated the average reviews for all DELL laptops and also specifically for DELL many processor cores laptops and found that in both cases DELL had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Fairly Big Internal Memory

The Precision M4800 has a fairly big internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out more than a year ago. The smallest internal memory of many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the Precision M4800 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Precision M4800 the processor frequencys range from 1.3GHz to 3.1GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz. With a processor frequency of 2.8 gigahertz, the DELL Precision M4800 has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Precision M4800 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also have a full-size keyboard.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

Across all the many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Precision M4800 the total storage capacitys range from 32GB to 2.2TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the DELL Precision M4800 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Precision M4800.

Laptops with a bigger total storage capacity that might be worth looking at include the MSI PE70 2QE[plb_2953236_price] (1.1TB) which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Front Camera

The DELL Precision M4800 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age also have a front camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other portable PCs with a front camera currently available including the DELL Precision M3800[plb_2953110_price] which has better reviews.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Precision M4800 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most many processor cores laptops that have been around for around the same time as it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this DELL notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Precision M4800 the best memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the DELL Precision M4800 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most common display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Precision M4800.

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

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Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

The Precision M4800 has a quite long battery life (max) (10 hours) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Precision M4800. The shortest battery life (max) of many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 3.1h, the longest is 15h, and the average battery life (max) is 7.1h.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

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

This notebook PC's memory slots (4x SO-DIMM) is actually the best memory slots across all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Precision M4800.

The worst memory slots amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 1x SO-DIMM.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Precision M4800 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age. Across all the notebook PCs of this age and type the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of laptops that came out more than a year ago is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB. With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of 32 gigabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has one of the biggest maximum internal memory (64-bit)s amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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Fairly Fast Processor Boost Frequency

At 3.8 gigahertz, the Precision M4800 has a quite fast processor boost frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Precision M4800. The average processor boost frequency of similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 3.1GHz, and the processor boost frequencys range from 1.8GHz to 4GHz.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

Across all the portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Precision M4800 the processor caches range from 2MB to 8MB. At 6 megabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has a quite big processor cache compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Precision M4800.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Nine Number of Battery Cellss

Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age only have between two and eight number of battery cellss, however the Precision M4800 has nine number of battery cellss.

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Quite Big Operating Shock

The Precision M4800 has one of the bigger operating shocks (140 gravity) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. The smallest operating shock of portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Precision M4800 is 10G, the biggest is 140G, and the average operating shock is 76G.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the Precision M4800 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the DELL Precision M4800 which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

With a battery capacity (Watt hours) of 97 watt-hours, the Precision M4800 has a fairly big battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. Across all the many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Precision M4800 the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 23Wh to 1,000Wh.

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Fairly Big Operating Vibration

The smallest operating vibration of portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 0.5G and the biggest is 1.1G. With an operating vibration of 0.66 gravity, the Precision M4800 has one of the bigger operating vibrations amongst portable PCs of this age.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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6 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type. 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.

We compared this laptop to all the other notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media and we think because of it's better review score, the HP 255 G3[plb_2320552_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most many processor cores laptops that have been available for more than a year do not have a touchscreen. The Precision M4800 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only MaxxAudio Audio System

This portable PC audio system, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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Heavy

Many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Precision M4800 have weights of between 980g and 3.8kg. With a weight of 2.9 kilograms, the Precision M4800 is one of the heavier many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the Precision M4800 amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Fairly Big Non-Operating Shock

The Precision M4800 has a quite big non-operating shock (163 gravity) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Precision M4800. Portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Precision M4800 have non-operating shocks of between 60G and 240G, and the average non-operating shock is 120G.

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Fairly Big Non-Operating Vibration

The non-operating vibrations of similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year range from 1G to 3.5G. The DELL Precision M4800 has a quite big non-operating vibration (1.3 gravity) compared to most of the other laptops that were released one year ago.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL Precision M4800

Released Over a Year Ago

This many processor cores portable PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Display Diagonal

The DELL Precision M4800 has a relatively average display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost 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
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 Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
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 Memory
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
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
ESATA/USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
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 Life (max)
Battery Voltage
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
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 (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

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15 July 2015

From low-cost Chromebooks to high-end hybrids, and the explosion of diverse, different-shaped Windows devices, there's a dizzying amount of choice out there for anyone looking to replace their... Read more…

Powerful CPU performance
Excellent GPU performance
32GB of memory available
Huge array of expansion ports
Powerful performance and graphics
TN screen has poor colour reproduction
Hybrid hard disks aren't great
Like most workstations, it's big, heavy and ugly
Belowaverage battery life
Small touchpad
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...

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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Manufacturer Part Numbers dell k2100, dell i74710, dell k2100m, dell i74710m, dell i74710mq
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DELL Precision M4800
4 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.9GHz 16GB 256GB SSD 15.6"
DELL Precision M4800
4 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 1TB HDD 15.6"
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