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- 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-7200U processor (3M Cache, up to 3.1 GHz)
7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-7500U processor (4M Cache, up to 3.5 GHz)
- Windows 10 Home
- 8GB LPDDR3 1866MHz
16GB LPDDR3 1866MHz
- 256GB PCIe Solid State Drive
512GB PCIe Solid State Drive
- Intel® HD Graphics 620
- 13.3" FHD AG (1920 x 1080) InfinityEdge display, Silver
13.3" QHD+ (3200 x 1800) InfinityEdge touch display, Silver
- Ports (PRTS)
2 USB 3.0 - 1 w/PowerShare
1 SD card reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC)
1 Headset jack
1 Noble lock slot
1 Thunderbolt™ 3 (2 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3) supports: Power in / charging, PowerShare, Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps bi-directional), USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps), VGA, HDMI, Ethernet and USB-A via Dell Adapter (sold separately)
- Dual Channel LPDDR3 SDRAM (On Board)
Widescreen HD (720p) webcam with dual array digital microphones
Exterior Chassis Materials
CNC machined aluminum
Edge-to-edge Corning® Gorilla® Glass NBT™ on touch displays
Carbon fiber composite palm rest with soft touch paint
Full size, backlit chiclet keyboard; 1.3mm travel
Precision touchpad, seamless glass integrated button
Audio and Speakers
- Stereo speakers professionally tuned with Waves MaxxAudio® Pro
1W x 2 = 2W total
- Widescreen HD (720p) webcam with dual array digital microphones
- Killer™ 1535 Wireless-AC 2x2 + Bluetooth 4.1
Intel® Smart Connect Technology
60WHr battery (built-in)*
*Battery is built-in to the laptop and is not replaceable by the customer.
45W AC adapter
Introducing Dell Cinema with incredible color, sound and streaming
CinemaColor: Visuals appear every bit as vibrant as the world around you. We've combined best-in-class panel technology with advanced hardware and software to power content with an enhanced dynamic range—delivering the deepest blacks, the most dazzling brights and more vivid detail across the entire color spectrum. Learn more.
CinemaSound: Waves MaxxAudio® Pro boosts volume and clarifies every tone, so you experience studio-quality sound. Learn more.
CinemaStream: Killer Wireless channels maximum bandwidth to your videos or music for a seamless, stutter-free experience. Learn more.
Stunning UltraSharp QHD+ resolution (3200x1800): An optional upgrade gives you eye-popping detail with 5.7 million pixels (276 ppi).
Easy to share: See content clearly from nearly every angle with the IGZO IPS panel, providing a wide viewing angle of up to 170°.
Brighten your day: 400 nit brightness is brighter than a typical laptop panel, so you get a great view, even outside.
Gorgeous colors: See the brightest brights and the darkest darks with a color gamut of 72% and a contrast ratio of 1000:1.
Touch friendly: Tap, swipe and pinch your way around the screen. The optional touch display lets you interact naturally with your technology.
Stay powered longer: Depending on how you use your laptop, your battery life will vary. When you are using productivity applications, like Word or Excel, experience the longest battery life of any 13-inch with up to 22 hours* of continual use* on a FHD model. Enjoy up to 13 hours of battery life when streaming Netflix* content or browsing the web with Microsoft Edge*. Add an additional 11 hours, 30 minutes with the optional Dell Power Companion**.
Leading-edge connectivity: The Thunderbolt™ 3 multi-use Type-C 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, 8 times that of a USB 3.0*.
Advanced docking: The XPS 13 can be used with the newest Dell docking solutions, featuring single-cable connections for power, Ethernet, audio and video.
Killer™ Wireless: The Killer 1535 Wireless-AC adapter provides the strongest and most reliable Wi-Fi connection and was designed specifically to make your online videos, voice and games play faster and smoother. It automatically detects, classifies and prioritizes network traffic ensuring your most important data takes priority over your other less urgent applications. Killer delivers your critical packets immediately, thus eliminating unnecessary latency and lag.
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.
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.
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.
Elegant design: Choose between rose gold or silver for a more personalized touch.
Smarter materials: Free of materials like cadmium, lead, mercury and some phthalates, it’s also EPEAT® Gold registered* and BFR/PVC-free*.
Recycle-friendly: 90% of the laptop’s parts can be easily recycled or reused, and the bamboo packaging trays are 100% recyclable.
Protect your XPS on the go with a sleek, custom-fitted sleeve to use alone or inside a case.