Pushing innovation to the edge
The world’s smallest 15.6-inch performance laptop packs powerhouse performance and a stunning InfinityEdge display with an optional touch screen.
Innovation that inspires.
Meet the smallest 15.6-inch laptop on the planet.The world’s only 15.6-inch InfinityEdge display*: The virtually borderless display maximizes screen space by accommodating a 15.6-inch display inside a laptop closer to the size of a 14-inch, thanks to a bezel measuring just 5.7mm.
Operating System: Windows 10 Pro.
One-of-a-kind design: Measuring in at a slim 11-17mm and starting at just 4 pounds (1.8 kg) with a solid state drive, the XPS 15 is one of the world’s lightest 15-inch performance-class laptop.
A stunning view, wherever you go.
Essential productivity at your fingertips.
Thunderbolt™ 3 multi-use port allows you to charge your laptop, connect to multiple devices (including support for up to two 4K displays) and enjoy data transfers up to 40Gbps, which is 8x faster than USB 3.0. Also includes two USB 3.0 ports.
Featuring a single-cable connection for power, Ethernet, audio and video. Add the optional Dell Thunderbolt™ Dock for faster data transfers and support for up to three Full HD displays or two 4k displays.
See what you’ve been missing
A standard backlit keyboard illuminates your keys so you can stay productive in low-light or no-light rooms while typing.
Interact intuitively.Pinch, zoom and click with confidence: The precision touch pad prevents jumping and floating cursors, while Accidental Activation Prevention puts a stop to unintentional clicks when your palm hits the touch pad.
Microsoft Hello: Enjoy a password-free sign-in with the optional fingerprint reader that gives you the fastest, most secure way to unlock your Windows devices. Using your touch, it recognizes you apart from all others. It waves you in with a friendly hello and even works on apps and Microsoft Edge websites.
Built for business.
Artfully constructed from premium materials.Maximum durability: Cut with precision from a single block of aluminum for a sturdy, durable chassis in a beautiful design. The Corning® Gorilla® Glass NBT™ touch display option is up to 10 times more scratch resistant than soda lime glass.*
Cool under pressure: The palm rest is made from carbon fiber. It's strong and thin like aluminum, but lighter and cooler to the touch.
More environmentally responsible than ever.Power-efficient: XPS 15 is ENERGY STAR® qualified.
Smarter materials: Free of materials like cadmium, mercury and some phthalates, it’s also EPEAT® Gold registered* and BFR/PVC-free*.
Recycle-friendly: Over 90% of the laptop (by weight) can be easily recycled or reused, and the bamboo packaging trays are 100% recyclable.
Ports & Slots
Dimensions & Weight
- 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i3-6100H processor (3M Cache, up to 2.7 GHz)
6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-6300HQ Quad-Core processor (6M Cache, up to 3.2 GHz)
6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-6500HQ Quad-Core processor (6M Cache, up to 3.5 GHz)
Operating System (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)
- Windows 10 Pro
- 8GB, 16GB or 32GB DDR4 at 2133 MHz (32GB post-RTS) (2 x SoDIMMs)
- Intel® HD Graphics 530
NVIDIA GeForce® GTX™ 960M 2GB GDDR5 graphics
- 15.6-inch FHD (1920x1080) InfinityEdge display
15.6-inch UltraSharp™ 4K Ultra HD (3840x2160) InfinityEdge touch display
350-nit, 1200:1 contrast ratio, 72% on FHD, 100% color gamut (Adobe RGB) on 4K Ultra HD
170° wide viewing angle - 85° / 85° / 85° / 85°
Capacitive touchscreen – 10-finger touch support
Audio and Speakers
- Stereo Speaker, Dual Microphones, High Definition Audio with Waves MaxxAudio® Pro
- 500GB HDD + 32GB Flash or 1TB HDD + 32GB Flash with Intel® Smart Response Technology
256GB PCIe SSD, 512GB PCIe SSD, or 1TB PCIe SSD
56Whr or 97Whr Battery (built-in)
Battery is built-in to the laptop and is not replaceable by the customer.
130W AC adapter
- Widescreen HD (720p) webcam with dual array digital microphones
- Dell Wireless 1820A 2x2 802.11ac+ Bluetooth 4.1
Dell Wireless 1830 3x3 802.11ac + Bluetooth 4.1
- Height: 0.45"-0.66" (11-17mm)
Width: 14.06" (357mm)
Depth: 9.27" (235mm)
Weight: Starting at 4lbs (1.8Kg) with 56WHr battery, SSD, and non-touch display. Starting at 4.5lbs (2Kg) with 97WHr battery, SSD, and touch display.
- 1 HDMI 1.4
2 USB 3.0 with PowerShare
1 Thunderbolt™ 3 (2 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3) Supports: Power In / Charging, PowerShare, Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps Bi-Directional), 3.1 USB Gen 2 (10Gbps), VGA, HDMI, Ethernet and USB-A via Dell Adapter (Sold Separately)
- 2 SoDIMMs
SD Card Reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC)
Kensington Lock Slot
Widescreen HD (720p) webcam with dual array digital microphones
Exterior Chassis Materials
CNC machined aluminum
Edge-to-edge Corning® Gorilla® Glass NBT™ on 4K Ultra HD display
Carbon fiber composite palm rest with soft touch paint
Full size, backlit chiclet keyboard; 1.3mm travel
Precision touchpad, seamless glass integrated button
Mobile essential accessories for your XPS 15
Dell Power Companion (18,000 mAh) l PW7015L
Power and charge your XPS 15 along with your USB-enabled phone while you are on the go with the Dell Power Companion.
Dell Premier Sleeve (M)
Protect your XPS 15 on the go with a sleek, custom-fitted sleeve to use alone or inside a case.
Dell Adapter | USB Type-C to HDMI/VGA/Ethernet/USB 3.0
Connect your XPS 15 to multiple devices – projectors, TVs, displays, and Ethernet – with one dongle.
Work essential accessories for your XPS 15
Dell Thunderbolt™ Dock | TB16
Connect your XPS 15 to a single data and power source to allow for the ultimate display performance -up to three Full HD displays or two 4K displays- and faster data transfers.
Dell UltraSharp 27 InfinityEdge Monitor with Arm | U2717DA
Expand your view and optimize your workspace with the world's first 27” InfinityEdge Monitor with ultra-thin bezels on all four sides and a fully-adjustable arm.
Dell Premier Wireless Keyboard and Mouse | KM717
Experience premium performance in a cutting-edge wireless keyboard and mouse featuring a compact design and wireless connectivity.
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