Dell Precision M4600


Dell Precision M4600
Dell Precision M4600
Graphics adapter
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920x1080 pixel, glossy: no
2.8 kg ( = 98.77 oz / 6.17 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
1400 Euro


Average Score: 82.5% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 8 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 88%, features: 80%, display: 65% mobility: 48%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 58%, emissions: 92%

Reviews for the Dell Precision M4600

REVIEW: Dell Precision M4600
Source: BCW - Business Computing World English
The Dell Precision M4600 is an incredible mobile workstation, offering silent operation and professional-level performance for demanding applications. It’s also backed by an excellent 3-year warranty, support, and security options professionals need to make sure their data is safe and they stay up and running.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/18/2012
80% Dell Precision M4600
Source: Techreview Source English
The Dell Precision M4600 is a 15-inch laptop with an Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, a 500GB hard drive and Nvidia graphics with a dedicated 2GB of video memory. While it is touted as a mobile workstation, it is quite heavy and bulky, but it has many connections and a wide array of configurations to suit almost anyone.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 09/21/2011
Rating: Total score: 80%

Foreign Reviews

78% Dell Precision M4600 (W08M4605)
Source: Videoaktiv Digital - 3/12 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 02/01/2012
Rating: Total score: 78%
89% Dell Precision M4600
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/02/2011
Rating: Total score: 89% performance: 90% display: 85% mobility: 65% ergonomy: 95% emissions: 92%
Dell Precision M4600 (i7-2920XM)
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/22/2011
Rating: performance: 95% features: 90% display: 30% mobility: 30% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 50%
Dell Precision M4600 (i5-250M)
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/21/2011
Rating: performance: 80% features: 70% display: 80% mobility: 50% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 30%
83% Teszt: Dell Precision M4600 – A mozgó erőd
Source: Wikitech HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/31/2013
Rating: Total score: 83%
DELL Precision M4600 - pro maximální pracovní výkony
Source: CZ→EN
Positive: display, cooling, performance; negative: noise
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/13/2011


AMD FirePro M5950:

Professional workstation graphics card based on the Radeon HD 6770M with GDDR5 graphics memory and certified drivers.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

2520M: Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

2.8 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.

Dell: Dell Inc. is a multinational technology corporation that develops, manufactures, sells, and supports personal computers and other computer-related products. Based in Texas, Dell employs more than 82,700 people worldwide (2009). In 2006, Dell purchased the computer hardware manufacturer Alienware. In most countries, the laptops are directly sold to consumers by Dell and each notebook custom-assembled according to a selection of options. In 2014, the global market share of Dell laptops was 12.3% and it is 14% in 2016.

82.5%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2011-08-10 (Update: 2012-05-26)