Strikingly Thin, With More Room To View.The XPS 13 Ultrabook is a slim 6 mm at its thinnest point (only 18 mm at its thickest point), and features a 13.3" (33.782 cm) HD display cleverly fit into...
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This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.
DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops
We checked 4,803 user and expert reviews for DELL notebook PCs and found that on average DELL has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that DELL has good ratings specifically for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.
SSD Storage Media
The DELL XPS 13 has a better storage medium than most laptops of a similar spec and age to it. This portable PC has an SSD storage media, whereas most notebook PCs of this age and type have an HDD storage media. 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.
This portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the XPS 13.
The worst storage medium amongst comparable types of portable PC is HDD.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
Unlike most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the XPS 13 which do not have a full-size keyboard, the DELL XPS 13 has a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
The DELL XPS 13 has a front camera. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the XPS 13 also have a front camera.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.
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64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago.
256 Solid-State Drive Capacitys
The DELL XPS 13 is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC.
Quite Big Operating Vibration
The average operating vibration of portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the XPS 13 is 1.2G, and the operating vibrations range from 0.5G to 110G. With an operating vibration of 0.66 gravity, the DELL XPS 13 has one of the bigger operating vibrations amongst notebook PCs of this age.
Quite Big Operating Shock
Medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the XPS 13 have operating shocks of between 10G and 140G, and the average operating shock is 67G. The DELL XPS 13 has a quite big operating shock (110 gravity) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the XPS 13.
Quite High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
At 1.3 megapixels, the DELL XPS 13 has a fairly high front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the XPS 13. Laptops of a comparable spec and age to the XPS 13 have front camera resolution (numeric)s of between 0.3MP and 1,300MP.
AC Cables Included
This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.
The DELL XPS 13 is one of the lighter laptops that have been available for a similar time to the XPS 13 (only 1.4 kilograms) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The lightest notebook PC of a similar age and spec to the XPS 13 is 300g heavy and the heaviest is 3.8kg.
9 Reasons Against
Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
The DELL XPS 13 is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop.
Quite Small Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of only 13.3 inches, the DELL XPS 13 has a quite small display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than two years. The smallest display diagonal of similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 10" and the biggest is 18".
Quite Small Total Storage Capacity
The total storage capacitys of notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the XPS 13 range from 1GB to 1.5TB. At only 256 gigabytes, the DELL XPS 13 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the XPS 13.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and type.
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Does Not Have a Touchscreen
Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 13 do not have a touchscreen. The DELL XPS 13 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.
Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency
The DELL XPS 13 has one of the slower processor boost frequencys (only 2.6 gigahertz) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the XPS 13 have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.7GHz.
Only 3 Bluetooth Version
The DELL XPS 13 supports a better bluetooth version than most laptops of this spec and age. This DELL laptop supports a 3 bluetooth version, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it support a 4 bluetooth version. Across all laptops of this age and spec the bluetooth version ranges from 2.1 (worst) to 4.0 EDR (best).
Quite Big Non-Operating Shock
With a non-operating shock of 160 gravity, the DELL XPS 13 has one of the bigger non-operating shocks amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Across all the laptops of this type and age the non-operating shocks range from 60G to 240G.
Fairly Big Non-Operating Vibration
The smallest non-operating vibration of laptops of this spec and age is 1G and the biggest is 160G. With a non-operating vibration of 1.3 gravity, the DELL XPS 13 has a quite big non-operating vibration compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the XPS 13.
5 Other reasons to consider the DELL XPS 13
Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when DELL released the XPS 13.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the DELL XPS 13 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.
If you would prefer a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Fujitsu Lifebook U904[plb_2254413_price] (10GB) which also has a higher rating.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The DELL XPS 13 has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than most laptops of a similar age and type to it. Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
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Average Battery Life (max)
At 8.53 hours, the DELL XPS 13 has a fairly typical battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.
Average Processor Frequency
At 1.7 gigahertz, the DELL XPS 13 has a pretty average processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the XPS 13.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Intel QS67 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
Number of Processors Supported
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
1 x 8
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
1366 x 768
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Intel HD Graphics
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Number of Built-In Speakers
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Operating System Installed
Adobe Reader X,WebCam Central,Skype,Internet Explorer,Windows Live Essentials Wave 4,Dell DataSafe
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