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Description[ edit ] Now no longer available from Dell as a new system purchase, but is in factory outlet. There is no physical difference s between the and the i. The marketing concept was to use an "i" to designate systems installed with an Intel chipset, and an "a" for systems with AMD-installed chipsets, but since Intel-based chipsets were the only models ever sold, this designation holds little significance.

The motherboard has 8 lanes wired for each PCIe slot, which can restrict performance if using a single high-performance graphics card. Performance is equivalent to other systems with i chipset motherboards when using two graphics cards in SLI mode. This desktop was advertised as being overclockable but was not. Dell would later offer a free XPS motherboard upgrade program to all XPS and owners so that these machines could be overclocked with the bios. The aluminum case featured a distinctive "leaning" design.

Unlike its forerunners, it used a BTX motherboard, thereby limiting upgradability. It was replaced by the XPS and many customers were offered a free motherboard upgrade to XPS specification following complaints about the system. It was replaced by the XPS The H2C edition computer has included a dual-stage radiator cooling technology, and a motherboard capable of overclocking its quad core Intel Core 2 Extreme QX At the time it was one of the most powerful and fastest pre-built systems an individual could purchase by a significant margin.

This has since been replaced by the XPS x see above. The internals of the X have also been redone for ease of upgrades, although most of the inside remains the same. The X originally shipped with Windows Vista , but eventually offered Windows 7 near the end of its availability.

It has been mentioned that this was done to focus more attention for customers seeking gaming computers, such as Alienware. Laptops[ edit ] Dell returned to develop their XPS performance line. The three new laptops, released in October , have many new features and specifications from the old models. The line is the first to be Skype -certified for video chat. They have Intel i5 and i7 processors. The X-Fi upgrade offered by Dell is not actually a hardware upgrade but a software-based processing package which "provides premium audio quality, effects and features".

It features an It shipped with Windows 8. The lid and exterior edge are framed by a machined aluminum edge, while the interior consists of a magnesium-alloy palm rest coated in matte black paint. It possesses a hinged, flip-screen LCD. Applying a push to the top of the screen frees the Dell also added near field communication in this device.

The hinge system was removed and replaced with a fully detachable display. The XPS 13 features a The edges are rounded and the bottom is made of carbon fibre, with a gentle silicone surface treatment. A battery level indicator was also present, and is functional when powered off. Note: Intel Chipset is 2nd generation I series.

Note: Intel Chipset is 3rd generation I series. Includes a Note: Intel Chipset is 4th generation I series. However, Dell has not fixed the issue with this generation — a high pitched noise emitting from the keyboard area to the right. There was also another model with i CPU and Iris graphics released later for better graphics performance. XPS 13 2-in-1 , Early [ edit ] The is similar to the late XPS 13 but with a flexible hinge allowing it to fold over into tablet mode.

The laptop also features face recognition to login. XPS 13 , Early [ edit ] Released in January , the has an entirely new design refresh, with a smaller footprint and lighter chassis. The battery capacity dropped from 60 watt-hours to 52 watt-hours, most likely due to the smaller form factor.

Dell has dropped the barrel-style connector, previously used to charge the device, and now includes two Thunderbolt 3, a micro SD card reader, one USB-C port and one headphone jack.

Dell is also offering a model in white, which uses a different palm rest material than the previous carbon fiber palm rest and deck on the XPS 13 , Early [ edit ] Released in January , the has the webcam back to the top of its monitor. It has a new It is physically identical to the early XPS 13 Compared to the previous XPS 13 , it had a larger trackpad and larger keys albeit with slightly reduced travel. It was launched during CES This laptop has a sleek anodized aluminium LCD back cover.

This laptop is an ultrabook featuring a long battery life claimed to be 9hours and a sleek aluminium unibody shell. This made it a good gaming laptop for its time. The Nvidia graphics card used in Dell 15 Lx turns off or on automatically for specific applications demanding dedicated graphics. It has integrated JBL 2. It is equipped with 2 MP webcam. It has two USB 3. The following year the XPS 15 Lx had both its processor and graphics card upgraded, with the processor being upgraded from the Arrandale to the Sandy Bridge chipset and the graphics upgraded to either a Nvidia M or M with 1 or 2 GB of ram respectively.

The XPS 15 shipped with Windows 8. Worth mention is that there are three different models of the new XPS 15 available right now. The has been criticized for the instability of The chiclet-keys of backlight keyboard are matte black and feature a slightly concave surface area.

It was announced at CES This new model brings options for the new Coffee Lake quad-core Core i5, hexa-core Core i7 and Core i9 processors, with the option for the latter, the six-core Core iHK, being clocked at 2.

The webcam placement has also been shifted to be underneath the DELL logo on the bottom of the display.


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Dell XPS 15 9570 (2018) Specs – Full Technical Specifications



Dell XPS 15 9570 (2018) Specs – Full Technical Specifications


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