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Screen Size and Resolution antiglare or matte screen

15" (3840 x 2160)

Notes: Need > 1280x800 or 1366x768
Memory 16GB
Hard Drive
See Accessories
DVD/CD Writer Blu-Ray_ROM_DVDRW burner
Networking 802.11ac wireless card plus 10/100/1000Mb/s Ethernet RJ45 connection
Keyboard Full sized backlit keyboard (with option to enable/disable backlit feature)
Battery life 4+ hours
Integrated Digital Video Camera and Microphone ?MP or better
Other Microphone input
VGA, DVI, DisplayPort, HDMI video out ports
hybrid eSATA/USB ports
USB 3.0 ports
SATA 3.0 (6 Gbps) ports
Operating System(s) Windows 10
and
Fedora Linux

Future Top Picks:

Dell XPS 15 3840x2160 - Dell Outlet

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Dell Latitude E5470

Dell Latitude E5450

Dell XPS 13 9343 - (Samsung 850 evo m.2 500GB SSD - Samsung Magician Software - AnandTech review) - ifixit teardown - m.2 SSD upgrade video

Dell XPS 15 (2015) - The Verge review (8.5)

Razer Blade Stealth - ultrabook-desktop - The Verge

Razer Blade - AnandTech review

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro

Vendors:
AVADirect - Reseller Rating
GenTech
PCTorque (Sager notebooks)
Power Notebooks
XoticPC

Optional Extended Warranty:
SquareTrade

See also:
PC Magazines top 10 gaming laptops
ComputerShoper Top 5 Gaming Laptops
CNET reviews best laptops
Intel Core i7 notebook listing
Notebookcheck
NoteBookForums (NBF)
NoteBookReview (NBR)

Page updated: August 22, 2017