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DELL XPS 13 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB Aug 2014
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Your Sleek, Stylish Business PartnerStrikingly thin and light:The most compact 13" Ultrabook features a 13.3" display in a size similar to an 11" laptop. It's also razor-thin at only 6-18mm and... More
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15 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

DELL is one of the better rated notebook PC brands according to average expert and user reviews, and DELL also has good ratings for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.

Fairly Big Internal Memory

The DELL XPS 13 has a quite big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the XPS 13. The average internal memory of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 5.5GB, and the internal memorys range from 1GB to 16GB.

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SSD Storage Media

The DELL XPS 13 has a better storage medium than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This notebook PC has an SSD storage media, whereas most comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it 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 across all portable PCs of this age and type.

The worst storage medium across similar types of portable PC is HDD.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The DELL XPS 13 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all portable PCs of this type and age.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 13 which do not have a full-size keyboard, the DELL XPS 13 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The DELL XPS 13 has a front camera, as do most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the XPS 13.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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256 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the XPS 13 have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys, including the DELL XPS 13 which has 256 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Has a Touchscreen

Unlike most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the XPS 13 which do not have a touchscreen, the DELL XPS 13 has a touchscreen.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

The DELL XPS 13 is a six number of battery cells notebook PC.

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AC Cables Included

This laptop has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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Light

The DELL XPS 13 is one of the lighter portable PCs of this age and type (only 1.4 kilograms) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of this spec and age have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.

There are a number of other 1.4kg heavy notebook PCs currently available which you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the DELL 13[plb_2215401_price].

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5 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 1,000 megahertz, the DELL XPS 13 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago is 1,100MHz.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 13.3 inches, the DELL XPS 13 has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Portable PCs of this age and spec have display diagonals of between 10" and 18", and the average display diagonal is 15".

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

The DELL XPS 13 has one of the smaller total storage capacitys (only 256 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age. The total storage capacitys of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 1GB to 1.5TB.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The DELL XPS 13 has a quite slow processor frequency (only 1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the XPS 13. The slowest processor frequency of portable PCs of this type and age is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.3GHz.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

With a processor boost frequency of only 2.7 gigahertz, the DELL XPS 13 has a fairly slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the XPS 13. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the XPS 13 have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.7GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3GHz.

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1 Other reason to consider the DELL XPS 13

Released Over Two Years Ago

DELL released the XPS 13 over two years ago.

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Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
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Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
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Expert Reviews

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8 December 2016

So the bottom line is that the new XPS 13 offers something that some people will describe as ?unnecessary upgrade? and we agree with this to some extent. However, the XPS 13 was an excellent...

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7 November 2016

With powerful hardware, a high-resolution screen, and both USB 3.0 and USB-C ports, the Dell XPS 13 Touch is the best ultraportable laptop for power users right now...

PC Mag

29 September 2016

Small update, no effect?! Dell secretly updated its top seller: The XPS 13 is one of the first models that gets the latest Kaby Lake processors from Intel. The chassis does not appear to be... Read more…

31 December 2015

EVER SINCE Dell first revealed the redesigned Dell XPS 13 at CES 2015, it's been one of the US firm's more exciting clamshell devices - an attractive, powerful ultrabook with a gloriously... Read more…

30 December 2015

Despite a handful of flaws, this is one of the best Windows ultraportables available...

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Manufacturer Part Numbers sbnb2320, dell w10, dell h44, dell j28, dell h44f, dell j28p, dell w10h, dell ny8y6, dell h44fh, dell j28pf, dell i54210, dell i55200, dell i56200, dell i56300, dell p239271, dell i54210u, dell i55200u, dell i56200u, dell i56300u, dell p239271p, dell 2560x1440
Barcodes 05397063655311, 05397063759323, 05397063774821, 05397063774876, 05397063807741, 05397063877706, 05397063877850

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