With Windows 8.1 - for a smooth, versatile PC experience. Also available with Windows 7 Home Premium.
Fast, seamless performanceOwn the fastest XPS mini tower ever. With 4th Gen Intel® Core™ processors performing up to 15 percent better than the previous generation,* you can blaze through system-intensive applications like video editing, HD video playback, serious multitasking and extreme gaming.
Experience Windows 8XPS 8700 comes fully loaded with the new Windows 8 OS, whose features include a fluid, touch-enabled interface, apps for work or fun and automatic syncing of settings and files across all your internet-connected Windows 8 devices*.
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.
Always up to date: Social media, news, stocks and more stay refreshed even when your system is in sleep mode*.
Add a Dell multi-touch display to interact with Windows 8 using your fingertips.
Ample storage and expandabilityWith four accessible HDD bays, you can easily pump up your machine’s storage to 4TB* and keep a huge virtual media library.
Up to 4TB storage means you can easily fit home movies, photos and documents, and still have room for more as your household grows.
The more memory, the better — when you’re ready to upgrade, installing RAM on the XPS 8700 is easy.
Opt for a quick start and resumeIntel® Smart Response Technology (SRT)* lets you start and resume from sleep in less than three seconds and load programs up to twice as fast. And with up to 16GB 1600MHz memory,* you can stream media smoothly even while running other applications.
Intel® Smart Response Technology focuses power where you need it most — booting up and resuming applications — so you experience smoother multitasking.
More ports for flexible connectivityConnect and sync a range of devices and displays with six USB 3.0 ports, Bluetooth 4.0 and HDMI.
Six USB 3.0 ports let you connect more of your devices, so XPS 8700 can truly be your digital hub.
Hook up HD displays and stream content to an HDTV using your HDMI port.
Media Card Reader (MCR 19:1), lets you upload photos, videos and more without wires.
Advanced graphics and soundCreate HD masterpieces and experience your favorite movies, shows and games with a cinematic richness and detail.
Get powerful visuals from 225W graphics.
For advanced gaming and video editing.
Selected bundles comes with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX Graphics Card
Integrated 7.1 channel audio (6 jack) brings sound to life.
Optional Blu-ray Disc driveBlu-ray can burn extremely large files like high-definition movies and system backups.
Add a Blu-ray combo drive to watch and burn HD media and more.
Complete your XPS 8700 experience.
- 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-4770 processor (8M Cache, up to 3.9 GHz)
4th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-4430 processor (6M Cache, up to 3.2 GHz)
- Windows® 8 64bit
Windows® 8 Pro 64bit
- 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 1600MHz - 2 DIMMs
16GB Dual Channel DDR3 1600MHz - 4 DIMMs
- Up to 2000GB* SATA hard drive (7200RPM)
- DVD-RW Disc drive
Intel® Z87 Express Chipset
- NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 660 1.5GB GDDR5
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 650 Ti 2GB DDR5
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 645 1GB GDDR5
AMD Radeon™ HD 7570M 1GB GDDR5
Support for 4 HDD bays: including (3) 3.5” HDDs
–Capable of 1 SSD and 3 HDD configuration
Dimensions & Weight
Height: 16.01'' (406.8mm) / Width: 7.30'' (185mm) / Depth 17.49'' (444mm)
Weight: 30.42lbs (13.8Kg) depending on configuration
Media Card Reader
19-in-1 Card Reader (CF Type I, CF Type II, Micro drive, mini SD, MMC, MMC mobile, MMC plus, MS, MS Pro, MS Pro Duo, MS Duo, MS Pro-HG, RS-MMC, SD, SDHC Class 2, SDHC Class 4, SDHC Class 6, SM, xD)
Networking and Wireless
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6235 + Bluetooth 4.0
Dell Wireless-N 1703 @ 2.4GHz + Bluetooth 4.0
- Memory Slots
Ports, Slots & Chassis
- External Chassis Connections
Rear: HDMI, Display Port, RJ-45 (10/100/1000Base), Audio (7.1 channel (6 Jack) Premium Audio Performance), Mic, Line-in, (4) USB 3.0 ports, (2) USB 2.0 ports.
Front: (2) USB 2.0 Ports (Top), (2) USB 3.0 Ports, Mic-in, Headphone, Media Card Reader (MCR 19:1), (1) Powered USB Charging when system off (Top)
Exterior Chassis Materials
Minitower (30.3L) Black Only / Molded plastic/Sheet Metal
- CPU Thermal
Keyboard and Mouse
No KB and Mouse option
Base wired KB
Base wired MM KB
Upsell Wireless KB and Mouse
Audio and Speakers
Integrated 7.1 Channel Audio with Waves MaxxAudio® Pro
460W, optional 80 PLUS Bronze, 85% efficient, supply available on ENERGY STAR configurations