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DELL XPS 15 4 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.2GHz 16GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

At 650 megahertz, the DELL XPS 15 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the XPS 15. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the XPS 15 is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 430MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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DELL Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

We checked 4,803 expert and owner reviews for DELL portable PCs and found that on average DELL has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that DELL has good reviews specifically for its many processor cores laptops.

Fairly Big Internal Memory

Across all the portable PCs of this age and spec the internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB. The DELL XPS 15 has a quite big internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the XPS 15.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacitys of many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 32GB to 2TB. The DELL XPS 15 has a quite big total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The DELL XPS 15 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the XPS 15.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The DELL XPS 15 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of this spec and age. In addition, this DELL laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 15.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of portable PC.

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Has a Front Camera

The DELL XPS 15 has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the XPS 15 also have a front camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the DELL XPS 15 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the XPS 15.

Across comparable types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on many processor cores laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that have been available for more than two years.

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Nine Number of Battery Cellss

The DELL XPS 15 is a nine number of battery cells laptop.

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Fairly High Speaker Power

At 2 Watts, the DELL XPS 15 has a quite high speaker power compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 15. Laptops that are a similar age to the XPS 15 have speaker powers of between 1W and 11W.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The DELL XPS 15 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the XPS 15 also do not have a touchscreen.

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5 Other reasons to consider the DELL XPS 15

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this portable PC was released.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.2 gigahertz, the DELL XPS 15 has a fairly typical processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the XPS 15.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the DELL XPS 15 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.6 kilograms, the DELL XPS 15 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the XPS 15.

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HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
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Intel FDI Technology
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Expert Reviews

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24 October 2016

The Dell XPS 15 is a fantastic laptop and possesses excellent build quality.It's cheaper and more highly spec'd than a MacBook Pro is arguably better value for money than a Microsoft Surface Pro...

28 April 2016

Aside from a handful of niggles, and the somewhat disappointing battery life, Dell should be patting itself on the back for delivering yet another top-notch Windows 10 laptop. The XPS 15 is...

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14 January 2016

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14 January 2016

The Dell XPS 15 is the ultimate Skylake-based Windows 10 laptop you can buy...

Expert Reviews

30 December 2015

The Dell XPS 15 is a faithful, up-sized rendition of the innovative XPS 13. Like its predecessor, the 15-incher cuts back on size and weight without sacrificing performance. In fact, the XPS 15 is...

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Solid build quality
Great keyboard and touchpad
Best notebook display we've tested
Clear, loud speakers
Extremely quick
Modest connectivity
Battery falls short of expectations
Noisy and hot at load
UHD model has significantly worse battery life
Color temp on the UHD model's screen is off
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User Reviews

(216)
Reviewed 18 August 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this after much deliberation for running Blender and video processing. Positives: screen is sharp and the touch screen is responsive (I would rather have a none touchscreen but this... Read more…

Reviewed 3 April 2016 by Bogdan Gavril

Great laptop, it's an absolute beast and likely the best possible 15 inch Windows machine on the market now. The screen is magnificent. I wouldn't worry too much about software glitches with the... Read more…

Reviewed 17 March 2016 by CoolGuy
(Verified Purchase)

Exactly as expected, runs great, the only issue I found that I did t think was a problem prior was there is only 2 USB ports and some issues with Windows 10 scaling on some programs. The fans do... Read more…

Reviewed 10 February 2016 by Paul Millican | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

- Pros - ? If you have the money, you won't regret stretching to the 4K touch display. It's perfect. ? The design. That InfinityEdge bezel and slim form factor is a cut above any Windows laptop. ?... Read more…

Reviewed 2 February 2016 by Brian

The internet still doesnt work after countless hours of trying to fix it. SSL errors happen repeatedly even after reiinstalling windows multiple times...

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