Dell Precision M6300 + Intel Core 2 Duo Extreme X7900 mobile processor

Yesterday Dell announced that the processor would be used in its Precision M6300 laptop computers, which is marketed towards engineers, artists, architects, and other professionals that need the processing power of a desktop out in the field. We’re still patiently waiting for this power in Dell’s XPS systems.

Dell Precision M6300

While the base model of Dell’s Precision M6300 seems quite affordable at first, costing just $1,909, the upgrade to Intel’s X7900 will set you back another $1,333.

Intel Core 2 Duo Extreme X7900 mobile processor

The M6300 also features an NVIDIA Quadro FX 1600M 512mb TurboCache, an optional 1920×1200 WUXGA display, up to 4GB of DDR2-667MHz RAM, HDDs ranging from 80GB to 160GB, and an optional Blu-ray drive which will cost you $844; of course, you can stick with the base 8x DVD-RW drive also.

I configured the system with Windows XP, an 80GB 5400rpm hard drive, 2GB of memory, and the Intel Core 2 Duo X7900 for $3,329…

Full Story: arstechnica.com

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One Comment

  1. Judex Francois
    Posted August 29, 2008 at 4:41 am |

    We are a laptop reseller in mauritius. Actually we have clients looking for dell precision M6300 with a WUXGA screen.