Dell Studio XPS 16 Laptop

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Blending power with elegance, the Dell™ Studio XPS™ 16 delivers the ultimate multimedia laptop experience, providing superb performance and design.

  • Now featuring optional Intel® Core™ i7 Mobile Processors — intelligent performance for fast multitasking and digital media creation
  • Full 1080p HD support and premium ATI graphics
  • Enjoy the optional genuine leather accents
  • Brighten your view with the 15.6-inch LED or optional 16-inch RGB LED seamless display


Studio XPS 16 Laptop






A Premium Blend

With stunning good looks and performance, the NEW Dell Studio XPS™ 16 is designed to give you a multimedia laptop that’s sure to turn heads. From the optional genuine leather accents to the seamless design, you’ll be surrounded by elegance. And the 15.6" LED or 16" RGBLED ultra widescreen display makes your movies, videos and photos come alive with brilliant color and detail.
Studio XPS 16 laptop computer

Accentuate Your Great Taste

The Dell Studio XPS 16 laptop is designed with an uncompromising attention to detail and subtle sophistication.

The premium package
The smooth contours of the high-gloss, Obsidian Black, Arctic White or Merlot Red finish, the optional genuine leather, aluminum accents and magnesium alloy enclosure prove that with every premium detail, the Dell Studio XPS 16 gives you the sense that you’re using something truly special.

Simply luminescent
The Dell Studio XPS 16 shines a light on features that matter. The touch pad buttons are easy to use, day or night. Keep an eye on your battery power by simply checking the color of the indicator on the hinge. Plus, capacitive multimedia buttons glow white when activated.
Studio XPS 16 laptop computer
Studio XPS 16 laptop computer

Extraordinary Hi-def Performance

Your senses come alive with the Dell Studio XPS 16. See the vivid detail of Hi-def movies, videos and pictures, while listening to theater-quality sound.

Enhanced viewing
The Dell Studio XPS 16 delivers the ultimate multimedia experience with an optional full 1080p Hi-def widescreen display and optional Blu-ray Disc™ player. It also has a fast 8ms response time for a crisp, clear resolution during fast-action video and gaming. The optional RGBLED display provides a 100% color gamut for truer, more vibrant colors.

Eye-popping graphics
With its high-performance 1GB ATI graphics card, the Dell Studio XPS 16 delivers true-to-life entertainment. And your graphics-intensive applications run like a charm. So you can easily create digital content — or just sit back to enjoy it — with unbelievable realism.

Cinematic sound
For extraordinary sound quality, the Dell Studio XPS 16 has premium speakers with an integrated subwoofer and 5.1 Dolby® Digital outputs.

Endless Entertainment

The Dell Studio XPS 16 gives you superior multimedia in a thin and light package.

Power on the go
With a starting weight of 6.3 lbs.(2.87 kg), the Dell Studio XPS 16 makes it easy to be entertained virtually anywhere. Stay connected virtually anywhere with WiFi, optional Bluetooth®, gigabit Ethernet or mobile broadband*.

Face-to-face communication
The Dell Studio XPS 16 offers an integrated webcam and dual-array microphones, so you can easily stay in touch with friends and interact with the online community.

Personal protection
Facial recognition security software lets you log on to your laptop with a simple scan of your face. It can automatically lock your laptop when you step away and unlock it upon your return.
Studio XPS 16 laptop computer

Performance you need. When you need it.

The Dell Studio XPS 16 delivers the ultimate multimedia experience with full 1080p Hi-def widescreen display. It also has a fast 8ms response time for a crisp, clear resolution during fast-action video and gaming. The optional RGBLED display provides a 100% color gamut for truer, more vibrant colors.

Yours is Turbo-Charged
Get extra speed on demand. Features smart multitasking with Intel® Hyperthreading Technology that allows you to work on two tasks at the same time. Plus, Intel® Turbo Boost Technology automatically speeds up your processor when your PC needs extra performance.

Simple and Smart Services

Dell DataSafe™ 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 is easy, flexible and secure. Set up and forget it for backup of data and help protecting against software, hardware and catastrophic failure.

Dell Remote Access
Enjoy what’s on your home PC from almost anywhere. With Remote Access Basic, you can easily access photos, music, movies and more on your home system using another Internet-connected computer. No more waiting until you get home to get the files you need!

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.
Studio XPS 16 laptop computer


  • Intel® PM45 with Centrino® 2
    Intel® PM55 with Intel® Core™ i7 processors
    Intel® HM55 with Intel® Core™ i5 processors

Audio and Speakers

  • 7 Watt Integrated Stereo Speakers with Subwoofer

Optical Drive

  • 8X DVD+/-RW Slot-load Drive
    4X Blu-ray Disc Slot-load Combo Drive (DVD/CD+/-RW + BD Read)


  • 6 Cell Battery: 3 hours, 8 minutes
    9 Cell Battery: 4 hours, 51 minutes


  • 2.0MP Integrated Webcam
    Dual Digital Array Microphones


  • Wi-Fi Options:

    802.11g standard
    802.11n options

    Mobile Broadband:

    Dell Wireless 5540 Mini-Card™

    Bluetooth Options:

    Bluetooth® Internal (2.0) mini-cards-standard

Ports, Slots & Chassis

  • Externally Accessible

    (2) USB 2.0 compliant ports

    (1) USB 2.0 compliant / e-SATA port with PowerShare

    VGA video connector

    IEEE compliant 1394a port

    Integrated network connector 10/100/1000 LAN (RJ45)

    54mm Express Card slot

    Display Port

    HDMI Port

    AC adapter connector

    Audio jacks (2 line-out, 1 Mic-in)

    8-in-1 Media Card Reader

    Secure Digital (SD) Memory Card

    Multi Media Card (MMC)

    xD Picture Card (xD)

    Hi-Density Secure Digital (SDHD)

    Hi-Capacity Secure Digital (SDHC)

    Memory Stick (MS)

    Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO)

    Multimedia Card Plus (MMC+)

    Dimensions & Weight

    Width: 15.15" (384.9mm)

    Height: 0.95" (24.1mm) front / 1.34" (33.95mm) back

    Depth: 10.02" (254.6mm)

    Weight: Starting weight of 6.3 lbs. (2.87 kg)*(15.6" WLED display 6 cell battery). Weights will vary depending on configurations and manufacturing variability.

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