I'm not interested in a brand recommendation for a laptop. I'm wondering about the actual specifications of a laptop to do the job and do it well.
I work primarily in the Microsoft stack and moments like now I have a few instances of Visual Studio open, Sql Management Studio, Twitter clients and on occasion many browser tabs.
As such I've been obsessed with RAM - will 8GB of RAM really do that much more for me or is it less of a difference than processor performance.
So if one were to ask for a list of priorities on laptop components, how would you list the following subsystems:
I've always prioritized in the following order:
Any insight specific to the life of a developer?