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Windows 10
Intel Core

XPS 8700 Special Edition Performance Desktop

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Truly unsurpassed.

With 4th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, Windows 10, a fast-boot hard drive and cutting-edge graphics, this XPS is better than ever. So you can be, too. 
XPS 8700 Desktop

Features & Design

With Windows 10 Home – get the best combination of Windows features you know and new improvements you’ll love. Buy select configurations now or upgrade for free on any Dell PC.
XPS 8700 SE
Fast, seamless performance
Own the fastest XPS mini tower ever (16.01” high). With 4th Gen Intel® Core™ processors that perform 15% better than the previous generation, you can blaze through system-intensive applications like video editing, HD video playback, serious multitasking and extreme gaming.
XPS 8700 SE
Ample storage and expandability
The Special Edition comes standard with 2TB* of hard drive (HDD) storage plus a 32GB* solid-state drive (SSD) for faster boot-up and resume. Your four easily accessible bays can grow to 4TB HDD as your projects come to life.

Boost both boot-up speed and storage with a massive 3TB HDD and 256GB SSD.

The more memory, the better. At any time, installing more memory is a simple operation. XPS 8700 Special Edition comes standard with 16GB* RAM and provides room for up to 32GB* RAM.
XPS 8700 SE
Powerful Graphics and Sound
Even better gaming and video editing: high-end graphics for smooth, sharp images and movement that won’t slow you down.

Premium sound technology: Creative Sound Blaster® Recon3D PCIe Sound Card delivers sound you have to hear to believe.

Watch movies in HD clarity: A
built-in Blu-ray Disc™ drive lets you enjoy your favorite movies in HD.
XPS 8700 SE
Quick start and resume
Start and resume in less than three seconds with built-in Intel® Smart Response Technology that caches your most frequently accessed data to your 32GB* SSD. Applications load up to twice as fast and multitasking feels smooth.

Opt for a 256GB SSD to amplify the effect, especially if you perform heavy-duty tasks like video-editing, intense gaming and media streaming.

Choose 32GB RAM to get maximum system responsiveness while multitasking.
XPS 8700 SE
More ports, faster connections
Transfer data in a flash with your six USB 3.0 ports, which can connect to devices at speeds up to ten times faster than USB 2.0.

Hook up HD displays and stream content to an HDTV using your HDMI port.

19-in-1 media card reader lets you upload photos, videos and more without wires.

Sync Bluetooth devices and connect to the internet with Dell Wireless-N 1703 card.

Get fast and reliable connection to a network, plus greater range with Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6235 WiFi + Bluetooth adapter.
XPS 8700 SE
Experience Windows 8
A new desktop design with tiles you can swap out and arrange so that the information you need to see most is always front and center. Add a Dell multi-touch display at checkout (sold separately) for a more fluid and natural way of interacting with your Windows 8 PC; it makes daily tasks - like photo editing - faster, easier and more exciting.

Secure your data with BitLocker, which can encrypt your entire hard drive to protect against loss and theft. Windows 8 Pro also comes with Remote Desktop Connection, Group Policy and domain join, so that IT departments can manage connected devices.

Stay up to date with social media, news, stocks that refresh even while your system is in sleep mode.*
Dell is serious about your privacy
Worried about Superfish? Dell limits its pre-loaded software to a small number of high-value applications on all of our computers. Each application we pre-load undergoes security, privacy and usability testing to ensure that our customers experience the best possible computing performance, faster set-up and reduced privacy and security concerns.
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Free shipping: Count on extra savings with free shipping and easy returns.*

Quick. Simple. Financing: Get low monthly payments with Dell Preferred Account™.*

Loyalty perks: Join the Dell Advantage program for exclusive benefits.

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Expert help: Expert help available 24x7 with Premium Support.

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Your content. Anywhere, anytime.
Retrieve that document you forgot to take to the meeting. Access your photos. Collaborate on a project. With Dropbox, you can easily access all of your content anywhere.


Put your stuff in Dropbox and get to it from any device. Dropbox lets you edit docs, share photos, and show off videos from anywhere. Even if something happens to your PC, your stuff is always safe in Dropbox. Get 20GB of Dropbox space included for a year with your purchase of a new Dell PC.*

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Accessories & Services

Essential accessories for your XPS Special Edition 8700
Essential accessories for your XPS Special Edition 8700
Complete your XPS 8700 Special Edition with a Dell monitor that offers ultra-wide viewing and a Dell wireless keyboard and mouse for a clutter-free desktop experience. Look for these great products and more at checkout.
Dell S2340L Monitor
Dell S2340L Monitor
Take advantage of your premium graphics with a 23" Full HD (1920x1080) display. Images look rich and clear on this glossy, virtually borderless screen — you can even set auto controls for each application you use.

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Dell KM714 Wireless Premium Keyboard & Mouse Combo
Dell KM714 Wireless Premium Keyboard & Mouse Combo
Work in a clean space with a wireless keyboard and mouse that are as high-performance as they are sleek. Scissor chiclet keys, Windows 8 gesture controls and LED tracking help you get things done quickly.

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Your new XPS comes with Dell’s 1 Year Limited Warranty plus Mail-In Service after remote diagnosis
Your new XPS comes with Dell’s 1 Year Limited Warranty plus Onsite Service after remote diagnosis
Dell’s 1 Year Limited Hardware Warranty with Onsite service after remote diagnosis*– If your system encounters an issue covered by Dell’s Limited Hardware Warranty* and that issue cannot be resolved remotely, this service enables you to have a technician and/or part dispatched to your home, usually in 1–3 business days following remote diagnosis*. You can also upgrade or extend your warranty and support coverage with Dell Premium Support. With Premium Support you get 24x7 access to dedicated Dell tech support experts and up to 86% less time on the phone than Limited Hardware Warranty*.
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Dell Premium Support

Tech support can be frustrating with long phone menus, hold times and being transferred again and again. Now, Dell Premium Support, eliminates the hassle with SupportAssist technology by automatically detecting hardware and software issues and proactively alerting you with system alerts and by email when they occur. Our expert technicians even call you with all the information they need to quickly resolve critical issues. You also get 24x7 phone access to experts and onsite support after remote diagnosis*.

Dell Accidental Damage Service*

Accidents happen – Dell can help. Minimize the unplanned expenses and downtime by protecting you against unforeseen mishaps caused by drops, spills, surges and breaks. No matter how careful you are, accidents can happen. Accidental Damage Service can provide repair or replacement of your system for accidents up to 3 years, not otherwise covered by the Limited Hardware Warranty*.

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XPS 8700 SE
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