Where other mobile workstations start to fade is just where the M6400 comes into its own. With specifications that even some desktop workstations might struggle to deliver, the flagship mobile workstation from Dell is ideal, even for the most demanding user. Optional Intel® Quad Core processing power, working in harmony with a super-fast 1066MHz FSB, is only matched by the options of RAID 0 storage performance and stunning ATI® FirePro® and NVIDIA® Quadro FX graphics. Designed to be a workstation, the M6400 has the thermal headroom to deliver the certified ISV application performance levels you expect from Dell Precision.
Such raw performance needs to be matched with the ability to manage huge amounts of data. The M6400 enables memory scalability up to 16GB thanks to the Intel® Q43 chipset that provides support for 4 memory DIMM slots. With two dedicated hard drive bays the storage capacity can scale up to 1 Terabyte* and, if that isn’t enough, the e-SATA interface enables you to directly connect external SATA hard drives.
The M6400 is designed from the ground up to be a mobile workstation with all the needs and expectations of our most demanding customers in mind. Its sleek aluminum chassis and optional edge-to-edge 17" screen make a statement wherever it may be. The M6400 is designed to be a mobile workstation with all the needs and expectations in mind of our most demanding customers. Its sleek aluminum chassis and optional RGB LED edge-to-edge 17" screen with 100% Adobe® color gamut support gives you the tools you need to work at the speed of thought
The sleek chassis delivers more than just performance. It offers a slot-load optical, optional dual array microphones and an optional 2MP camera. A media card reader and a track pad that works like a jog/shuttle make using the M6400 easy. In addition, users benefit from a dedicated number pad and a backlit keyboard.
Next, Dell ProSupport Options align to the way you use technology — rapidly responding to your needs, protecting your investment, your productivity and your sensitive data, and providing enhanced proactive support services to reduce the risk and complexity of managing your infrastructure.
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|Specialized on-site options — Allows you to augment your daily IT management or tap into specific technical expertise for critical projects when needed. Recommended options for desktops include:|
|Keep your hard drive * — Enables you to control your sensitive data by retaining your hard drive and helps you comply with current data privacy regulations to help mitigate risks associated with regulatory or civil liabilities.||Enterprise-wide contract — Provides enhanced proactive capabilities through:|
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ISV Certifications for Key Applications
Dell is the world's leading mobile workstation vendor* and partners with strategic Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) to certify system and application compatibility so that your applications can run gracefully on Dell Precision Workstations. Through rigorous testing, Dell also targets system compatibility and optimized performance in demanding work environments such as Computer Aided Design (CAD), creative work, and analysis, making the M6400 an ideal platform for highly demanding mobile workstation users.
Ready for Red Hat®
All Dell Precision workstations, including mobile workstations, can be delivered with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Workstation. This is ideal for engineering deployments where the application needs the advanced features and benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). The M6400, with its memory scalability to 16GB, and 64bit VT enabled architecture, can be fully leveraged by RHEL, providing an ideal combination for advanced applications needing to run on a mobile workstation.