DELL Precision M6800 Mobile Workstation Tech Specs

Dell Precision M6800 Mobile Workstation

The world’s most powerful 17" workstation.


4th generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, up to Core i7 Extreme Edition; Intel vPro advanced management on select CPUs

Operating System

Windows 8 Pro 64-Bit
Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit
Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
Windows 7 Professional 32-Bit
Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6.4
Ubuntu 12.04 SP1 Linux


4 DIMM slots: up to 32GB 1600MHz; Or up to 16GB 1866MHz memory


Mobile Intel QM87 Express

Video Card

Graphics Options*:
AMD FirePro M6100 Mobility Pro with 2GB GDDR5 dedicated memory
NVIDIA Quadro K3100M with 2GB GDDR5 dedicated memory
NVIDIA Quadro K4100M with 4GB GDDR5 dedicated memory
NVIDIA Quadro K5100M with 8GB GDDR5 dedicated memory


17.3" HD+(1600x900): anti-glare, LED-backlit with Premium Panel Guarantee*
17.3" FHD(1920x1080): Dell UltraSharp, wide view, anti-glare, LED-backlit, Premium Panel Guarantee*
17.3" FHD(1920x1080): Dell UltraSharp multi-touch, LED-backlit, ten finger simultaneous touch, Premium Panel Guarantee*

Hard Drive

Storage Options*:
Support for four storage devices: one 2.5" drive in easy eject drive bay; one 2.5" drive in internal bay; one 2.5" in optical bay caddy*; one solid state Mini-Card; Dell Fast Response Free Fall Sensor standard
7200rpm SATA 6Gb/s hard drive from 320GB up to 750GB; 7200rpm 320GB FIPS Certified Self Encrypting Drive
7200rpm SATA 6Gb/s 500GB or 1TB hybrid hard drive with up to 32GB of integrated solid state storage
SSD (Solid state drive) from 128GB to 512GB SATA 6Gb/s
Solid State Mini-Card storage device from 128GB to 512GB 6Gb/s
Optional RAID 0 or 1 (requires minimum of two storage devices); Optional RAID 5 (requires minimum of three storage devices)

Optical Drive

DVD-ROM; Slot load DVD+/-RW; Blu-ray Disc Rewritable; Optical bay caddy for additional hard drive or solid state drive


Wired: Integrated Intel 82579M/V 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet
Wireless LAN & Bluetooth:
Dell Wireless 1506 (802.11gn)
Intel Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 (802.11n 3x3 half Mini-Card)
Intel Centrino Advanced-N 7260 (802.11ac+BT 4.0 2x2 half Mini-Card)
Dell Wireless 1550 (802.11 a/c+BT 4.0 2x2 half Mini-Card)
Dell Wireless 1601 (802.11n+BT+60Hz WiGig 2x2 half Mini-Card) (Available only in select countries)
Mobile Broadband & GPS:
Dell Wireless DW5570 Multi-mode HSPA+/-42Mbps full Mini-Card
Dell Wireless DW5808 Gobi 4G/LTE full Mini-Card


Security Options*:
Lock slot
Trusted Platform Module 1.2 (TPM)
FIPS certified TPM
Setup/BIOS Password
I/O Interface Security
Intel Anti-Theft Protection (iATP)
Contact SmartCard reader
Contactless SmartCard reader
standard or FIPS certified fingerprint reader
Dell ControlVault
FIPS certified self encrypting drive
Dell Data Protection | Security Tools
Dell Data Protection | Protected Workspace
Dell Data Protection| Encryption


Dual integrated high quality speakers and dual integrated noise cancelling digital array microphones standard
Waves MaxxAudio Pro suite of advanced audio enhancement tools
Optional, integrated, light sensitive HD video webcam with Dell Webcam Central software

Ports, Slots & Chassis

Slots: 2 full and 2 half Mini-Card slots

Standard I/O Ports
1 - Lock Slot
2 - USB 3.0
1 - Microphone
1 - Headphone
1 - 9-in-1 media card reader*
1 - SmartCard reader (optional)
1 - 54mm ExpressCard slot
1 - VGA
1 - RJ-45
1 - eSATA / USB 2.0
1 - HDMI
2 - USB 3.0
1 - DisplayPort
1 - Wireless switch
Materials: aluminum and magnesium alloy
Dimensions (HxWxD): 1.44-1.59" x 16.41" x 10.65" (36.45-40.4mm x 416.7mm x 270.6mm);
Touch version: 1.55-1.71" x 16.41" x 10.65" (39.45-43.4mm x 416.7mm x 270.6mm);
Weight*: starts at 7.86lbs; 3.57kg (with 9-cell battery, airbay and optional mSATA)
Power: 240W AC adapter
Full size keyboard with number pad protected by an anti-microbial coating standard; backlit optional
Multi-touch touchpad with three buttons; track stick with three buttons
Recommended Accessories
Dell's award winning UltraSharp Monitors; Dell MDS14 Dual Monitor Stand
Docking: Dell E-Port Plus Advanced Port Replicator
Keyboard and mouse: Dell KM714 wireless keyboard and mouse; Dell Multimedia Keyboard
Carrying Case: Timbuk2 Breakout Premium Messenger Case;Targus Drifter II Backpack


9-cell (97Wh) with ExpressCharge; 9-cell (87Wh) 3 Year Limited Hardware Warranty*; 9-cell (97Wh) Extended battery slice