Product Comparison: Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278) vs Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)


General Specifications
Brand
Dell
Dell
Model
Precision M3800 (3800-0278)
Precision M4800 (4800-2951)
Origin
China
China
About the Product
The world's thinnest and lightest 15" workstation: Large projects are easier than ever to carry anywhere. The Dell Precision M3800 is super thin and lightweight, yet offers full-blown workstation performance — all packed into a carbon fiber and aluminum design you'll be proud to carry.
Your work will look its best on the incredibly vivid 15.6 display, available with up to QHD+ 3200x1800 resolution. Raise the sound quality of audio files played on your workstation's speakers or your headphones with this suite of audio tools.
Key Specs
Screen Size
15.6 in.
15.6 in.
Operating System
Windows 8.1 Pro
Windows 7 Pro
Processor Speed
2.2 GHz
2.9 GHz
System Memory (RAM)
8 GB
16 GB
Storage Capacity
500 GB
256 GB
Battery Life
10 hours
5 hours

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Size & Weight
Height
0.7 in.
1.57 in.
Width
14.64 in.
14.8 in.
Depth
10 in.
10.08 in.
Weight
4.14 lbs.
7.01 lbs.

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

Processor
Processor Model
Intel Core i7-4702HQ
Intel Core i7-4910MQ
Number of Cores
4
4
Graphics
Intel HD Graphics 4600
Intel HD Graphics 4600

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

What customers say about "Processor"
Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278) 15.6" Laptop
  • Screen is beautiful, the processor is fast and capable.
  • Product is excellent. High sensitive touch screen, super fast processor and very slim.
  • This workstation is very good! Good processor.
  • Ungodly fast with great processor. I like this laptop.
  • Laptop is really great. Fast processor.
Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951) 15.6" Laptop
  • Great computer. Fast processor for me and my work.
  • Good laptop with great integrated processor.
  • Processor is nice, I like this notebook for my home.
  • Good price of this one, good processor, good laptop.
  • Nice fast processor and a lot of memory.
Memory
Type of Memory (RAM)
DDR3L-SDRAM
DDR3L-SDRAM
Type of Storage
HDD
SSD
Card Reader
Yes
Yes
What customers say about "Memory"
Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278) 15.6" Laptop
  • The ergonomics are great. Good memory of this.
  • Great memory of this one. Good laptop.
  • Excellent Dell product with Hybrid HDD, really good.
  • Fast and a lots of memory. Nice notebook.
  • Screen is beautiful, great memory storage, fast processor.
Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951) 15.6" Laptop
  • We use many of these at work. Memory is good.
  • Great display, great sound. Great memory, I like it.
  • Fast SSD drive of this. A lots of memory.
  • Good memory storage, fast and solid laptop!
  • Memory SSD is really good for work. Really fast.
Features
Display Type
FHD IPS
QHD+ LED
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080
3200 x 1800
Discrete Graphics
NVIDIA Quadro K1100M
NVIDIA Quadro K2100M
Discrete Graphics Memory
2 GB
2 GB
Extras
Incredible clarity, anywhere you take it, Outstanding professional performance, Reliable and secure, Big storage for big jobs
Superb Performance, Innovative Smart Design, Certified Dependability, Waves MaxxAudio Pro

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

What customers say about "Features"
Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278) 15.6" Laptop
  • Keyboard is surprisingly good, linux compatibility is excellent.
  • I really like the touch screen. It's responsive and works well.
  • Beautiful design, the touch screen is awesome, lightweight, great battery power and incredibly fast!
  • Best laptop ever. Good features. I like this device.
  • Keyboard is poor. You have to press harder on the right side of the keyboard.
Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951) 15.6" Laptop
  • The numerical keypad is very useful. The keyboard has a very nice feel.
  • The CD/DVD drive is an automatic pull-in type.
  • There is no flimsy CD tray that pops out. This is a very welcome feature.
  • Good features. Great solid laptop for home or work.
  • Laptop is great with a lot of features, good processor and memory.
Connectivity
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Network
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Ethernet
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Ethernet
Number of USB Ports
4
5
USB Type C
No
No
Other Ports
HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, Headphone/Microphone 3.5mm jack
VGA, HDMI, DisplayPort, Headphone/Microphone 3.5mm jack

Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278)

Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951)

What customers say about "Connectivity"
Dell Precision M3800 (3800-0278) 15.6" Laptop
  • Product is excellent. Good device. Great connect.
  • Good connectivity. Durable USB ports. I like this.
  • I like this laptop, a lot of connectivity. Easy connect.
  • USB management is terrible. Plugging in a device causes other devices to misbehave.
  • Wireless keyboard and mouse stop working for periods of time.
Dell Precision M4800 (4800-2951) 15.6" Laptop
  • So good stuff! Good connectivity. Solid ports.
  • Durable ports, great connections via USB.
  • Solid laptop. Connect is good via USB.
  • All USB ports are awesome. Easy and durable connectivity.
  • HDMI output doesn't work with Windows 10, had to install Windows 7 to get it to work.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
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