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DELL Precision M4800 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx Extreme 3GHz 32GB 512GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

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4 3GHz 32GB 512GB Apr 2014
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21 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of many processor cores laptops that came out more than two years ago range from 750MHz to 1,400MHz. When compared to other comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have checked the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of, the Precision M4800's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 1,350 megahertz is one of the fastest.

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

Most notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Precision M4800 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Precision M4800 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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DELL Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

On average DELL many processor cores laptops have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all laptops built by DELL.

Very Fast Processor Frequency

When compared to other portable PCs of this type and age that we have checked the processor frequency of, the Precision M4800's processor frequency of 3 gigahertz is one of the fastest. The average processor frequency of many processor cores laptops that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 2.2GHz, and the processor frequencys range from 1GHz to 3GHz.

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Very Big Internal Memory

The internal memory of the DELL Precision M4800 of 32 gigabytes is one of the biggest amongst similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Precision M4800. The smallest internal memory of many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Precision M4800 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Precision M4800 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the AMD E processor family found on most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. Across all similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Precision M4800 the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Precision M4800 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of this spec and age. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of this type and age.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of notebook PC.

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SSD Storage Media

The DELL Precision M4800 has an SSD storage media which is better than most laptops of a similar type and age to it. Most many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

An SSD storage media is in fact the best storage medium amongst all comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as the Precision M4800.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other many processor cores laptops that were released around the same time as the Precision M4800, the DELL Precision M4800 has a front camera.

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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 the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

Across similar types of laptop the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 32 gigabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the Precision M4800. Notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Precision M4800 have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB.

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512 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Precision M4800 is a 512 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years have between 8 and 5,111 solid-state drive capacitys.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

The DELL Precision M4800 has a maximum memory slots of 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 2x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most frequently found memory slots.

A 4x SO-DIMM memory slots is actually the best memory slots across all portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Precision M4800.

A 1x SO-DIMM memory slots is the worst memory slots across similar types of portable PC.

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Very Fast Processor Boost Frequency

Notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Precision M4800 have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.9GHz. At 3.9 gigahertz, the DELL Precision M4800 has a very fast processor boost frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

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Eight Processor Threadss

The DELL Precision M4800 has more processor threadss than most of the laptops of a similar spec and age to the Precision M4800. Most of the many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago only have between four and seven processor threadss, however this DELL laptop has eight processor threadss.

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Very Big Processor Cache

Across all the many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Precision M4800 the processor caches range from 2MB to 8MB. The Precision M4800 has one of the biggest processor caches (8 megabytes) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

The Precision M4800 is a four USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for more than two years have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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AC Cables Included

This laptop has an AC cables included, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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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 similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as it.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Precision M4800 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Precision M4800 do have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The DELL Precision M4800 does not have a touchscreen, although keep in mind that most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Precision M4800 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 age and type to it.

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Heavy

The weights of portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Precision M4800 range from 430g to 4.8kg. With a weight of 2.9 kilograms, the Precision M4800 is one of the heavier notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Precision M4800 amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The Precision M4800 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11n wi-Fi standards found on most many processor cores laptops that have been available for more than two years.

An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is in fact the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst all portable PCs of this type and age.

An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is the best Wi-Fi standard amongst comparable types of laptop.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL Precision M4800

Released Over Two Years Ago

This laptop has been on the market for over two years.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Precision M4800 has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Precision M4800.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 512 gigabytes, the DELL Precision M4800 has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
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
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
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
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
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
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
Embedded Options Available
Intel TSX-NI Version
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 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
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology

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7 July 2014

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2 June 2014

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21 January 2014

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20 January 2014

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15 January 2014

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25 October 2013

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1 June 2012

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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 i74910, dell k2100m, dell i74910m, dell i74910mq, dell 1920x1080

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