Sales Engineer Machines For Demos - Purpose-Built Or Off-The-Shelf?

I'm curious to hear how many of my SE counterparts have purpose-built laptops vs off-the-shelf laptops, and:

1. For those that purpose-build what specs do you aim for and who is the easiest manufacturer to work with to get the specs you want?

2. For those that buy off-the-shelf do you have a make/model that you/your SE team are happy with?

I'm going through this discussion with my employer and would love some input from other folks in the industry on both the integrator and manufacturer side.

-Thanks!

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