Powerful graphics. Powerfully smart. The XPSTM 17 laptop has what it takes to take you to new levels of performance.
Razor-sharp graphics come standard Standard leading edge NVIDIA® performance graphics* (available up to 3GB) for powerful photo and video editing and high-resolution gaming with breathtaking detail.
Smart power management Long media marathons are no problem with smart power management that helps extend battery life when you need it. NVIDIA OptimusTM technology automatically optimizes your battery life while maintaining the graphics performance you expect — completely seamlessly and transparently — whether you’re watching an HD movie, surfing the web or playing a 3D game.
XPS laptops are designed to be the loudest, clearest and cleanest laptops on the planet with built-in high-fidelity JBL speakers and Waves MaxxAudio® technology. Together they produce rich, full sound that delivers booming bass and razor-sharp clarity to your favorite movies, music and games. Treat your ears to peak audio performance with the XPS’s 22W (including 12W subwoofer) JBL speakers. Then, layer in the Waves algorithms, designed to deliver better dynamic range, frequency response and imaging, with maximum transparency, clarity and natural sound. Together, these technologies allow you to take the surround-sound experience of your home theater with you wherever you go.LEARN MORE
Your life in Hi-def
XPS laptops have the tools that bring your world to you, wherever you are.
Ultra-clear. Ultra-flexible. Connect with your loved ones across the globe in stunning high definition using the internet and XPS 17’s HD webcam. It’s the first webcam to offer HD video streaming for ultra-clear 720p resolution. The extreme flexibility of the new XPS also allows you to record video using different bit rates, depending on the application you use.
Connect to the world Video conferencing is now even easier with Dell and SkypeTM . The new XPS 17 is one of the first laptops to be certified by Skype and offers preinstalled Skype software standard on every XPS 17.
Movies, games and 3D videos come to life
XPS laptops are the first Dell laptops to offer integrated NVIDIA 3DTV* Play technology. This allows you to leverage the 3D processing power of GeForce® graphics to create an immersive 3D experience in your own home, on the big screen. Simply connect your laptop to your 3D-enabled TV and effortlessly project your favorite Blu-ray* 3D movies and 3D photo slideshows for a real-life theater experience. Then, bring your best games* to life. Using the power of your laptop and your 3D TV, you can step into an eye-popping 3D gaming experience right in your living room. All you need to harness the 3D power of your XPS 17 is an HDMI cable, optional Blu-ray DiscTM drive, approved 3D-enabled TV and 3D media.*
Simple and smart support
Dell DataSafeTM Online Our online backup service offers data protection by enabling customers to back up data to a safe, remote storage site using a broadband connection. Dell DataSafe Online Backup is easy, flexible and secure. After setup, it will automatically back up data to help protect your data from software, hardware and catastrophic failure.
Dell Support Center Our centrally located, easy-to-use application provides personalized support resources. Conveniently located on your PC’s desktop with quick links to service, support and system resources. Helps keep your system up-to-date and running efficiently through automated fixes for common configuration issues.