Dell XPS 13

  |   by NotebookReview Staff

The Dell XPS 13 ultrabook is a unique hybrid of a premuim consumer laptop and a thin-and-light business notebook. Loaded your choice of either an Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processor and a blazingly fast solid state drive, this little laptop might just give Apple a run for its money. Full specs include a 13.3-inch 720p LCD with LED backlighting and Gorilla Glass (1366×768), Intel Core i7-2637M dual-core processor, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, up to a 256GB SSD, and more than 7 hours of battery life.

  • 13.3-inch 720p LCD with LED backlighting and Gorilla Glass (1366×768)
  • Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
  • Intel Core i7-2637M dual-core processor (1.70GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.80GHz)
  • Integrated Intel HD 3000 graphics
  • 4GB DDR3-1333 RAM (max. supported)
  • 256GB SSD (Samsung PM380 mSATA SSD)
  • Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230
  • Integrated Bluetooth wireless
  • Integrated 720p webcam
  • No internal optical drive
  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Integrated 6-cell battery (non-replaceable, 47 WHr)
  • 45W AC adapter
  • Weight: 2.99 lbs. (1.356 kg)*
  • Dimensions: 0.24-0.71 x 12.4 x 8.1 inches (6-18mm x 316mm x 205mm)

  • Pros

    • Excellent quality
    • Beautiful 1080p display
    • Great keyboard and touchpad
    • Good battery life
  • Cons

    • Limited number of ports (no media card reader)

Quick Take

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook packs a great screen and equally great keyboard inside an attractive shell with fantastic build quality while keeping the weight at just three pounds.

Read Our Full Review: Dell XPS 13 Review: Now with FHD Screen



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