Just checked my UPS tracking page and noticed that my laptop is now coming today instead of Monday!
I'm pretty excited as it should be a huge improvement from my aging (almost 4 year old) Dell Vostro 1500. The specs will be a big improvement for sure.
From the factory its coming with the following:
I have already received some additional parts:
Which will bring the memory up to 12 GB with 4 DIMMs and allow me to have the operating system running on a SSD. At a later date I might add more memory or a full size SSD but this should be more than sufficient for now! I'll finish with a parting shot of the Intel 310 SSD, I couldn't believe how small it was.