Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the XPS 12 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 280MHz. The DELL XPS 12 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencys (350 megahertz) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age.
DELL Has Good Portable PC Reviews
DELL has good average ratings for its 2 in 1 laptops as well as across its entire laptop range.
Has a Front Camera
The DELL XPS 12 has a front camera, as do most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the XPS 12.
There are a number of other laptops with a front camera currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price].
Fairly Big Internal Memory
The DELL XPS 12 has a very big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the XPS 12. Similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 12 have internal memorys of between 1GB and 12GB, and the average internal memory is 5GB.
SSD Storage Media
This notebook PC has an SSD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on notebook PCs of this type and age. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other notebook PCs that have an SSD storage media currently available including because of it's better review score, the U920t[pl_1453648_price], or the U920t[pl_1453648_price] both from Toshiba.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.
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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The DELL XPS 12 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most common display resolution.
This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the XPS 12.
Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.
Has a Touchscreen
The DELL XPS 12 has a touchscreen. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the XPS 12 also have a touchscreen.
We compared this laptop to all the other laptops with a touchscreen and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] is also worth considering.
Six Number of Battery Cellss
Most 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than two years ago have between two and seven number of battery cellss, including the DELL XPS 12 which has six number of battery cellss.
AC Cables Included
This laptop has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to it.
4 Reasons Against
Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Most notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the XPS 12 have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, including the DELL XPS 12 which has one maximum number of PCI Express lanes.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Most comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the XPS 12 do not have a full-size keyboard. The DELL XPS 12 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.
Very Low Speaker Power
The average speaker power of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the XPS 12 is 1.6W, and the speaker powers range from 0.5W to 4W. At only 1 Watt, the DELL XPS 12 has a fairly low speaker power compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 12.
Quite Big Non-Operating Shock
The DELL XPS 12 has a quite big non-operating shock (160 gravity) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The smallest non-operating shock of laptops of this age and spec is 60G and the biggest is 160G.
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5 Other reasons to consider the DELL XPS 12
Released Over Three Years Ago
This DELL notebook PC was released over three years ago.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 1.8 gigahertz, the DELL XPS 12 has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.
The DELL XPS 12 has a fairly typical weight (1.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the XPS 12.
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Average Display Diagonal
The DELL XPS 12 has a fairly standard display diagonal (12.5 inches) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the XPS 12.
We compared all the other 12.5" portable PCs to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] is also worth considering.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 128 gigabytes, the DELL XPS 12 has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the XPS 12.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 128GB total storage capacity portable PCs currently available including the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] which has better reviews.
Convertible (Ferris Wheel)
Aluminium, Carbon fiber, Carbon, Magnesium
Colour of Product
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Intel QS77 Express
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
1920 x 1080
0.144 x 0.144
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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