Available with Windows 10 Pro or Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – for a smooth, versatile PC experience
Tide-turning technology: CES recognized the XPS 13 as a 2018 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Computer Hardware and Components category. Dell was also honored to receive a 2018 CES "Best of Innovation" Award in the category of Eco-design and Sustainable Technologies for our Recycled Ocean Plastics Packaging on the silver XPS 13 laptop.
Like nothing you’ve seen before: We've improved every part of the display. Enjoy a screen that seems endless with a 23% thinner InfinityEdge border—just 4mm wide for an 80.7% screen-to-body ratio. See every detail you didn't know you were missing with optional 4K Ultra HD resolution that packs in 8 million pixels.
Picture perfect: By maximizing the color spectrum with 100% sRGB color and a 1500:1 contrast ratio, every shadow takes shape and even the brightest scenes gain definition.
The best view from any angle: The anti-reflective screen combined with superior 400-nit brightness frees you to work outdoors. Plus, the IPS panel provides a wider viewing angle, so you can share your screen without missing a thing.
World’s smallest 13-inch laptop*: Your entertainment can go with you everywhere—starting at just 2.67 pounds, the smaller, thinner, lighter XPS 13 is ready for take-off. Perfectly-sized for airplane tray tables, you won’t even notice when the passenger in front of you reclines their seat.
Star performer: With new 8th Gen Intel® Quad Core processors, more cores means increased performance, even with multiple applications running. Plus, Dynamic Power Mode, engineered by Dell, squeezes every drop of power out of the CPU, pushing your 15W processor up to 23W when you need it. Add it all up and you get the most powerful 13-inch laptop in its class.*
Work or play all day: You'll experience long battery life when you are on the go—up to 19 hours, 46 minutes* on a Full HD model when using when using productivity applications like Word or Excel.
Faster memory, more storage: Your system boots and resumes in seconds thanks to up to 1TB of solid state drive storage. Multi-task in a flash even on intense applications with up to 16GB of memory.
Work or play all day: You'll experience long battery life when you are on the go—up to 19 hours, 46 minutes* on a Full HD model when using productivity applications like Word or Excel.
White hot: Inspired by cutting-edge fashion, the rose gold version of the new XPS 13 debuts an authentic alpine white woven glass fiber palm rest developed specifically for Dell. Our design team worked tirelessly to get the details just right—carefully crafted backlighting, UV- and stain-resistant coating to prevent yellowing over time and staining, and coordinated packaging and accessories. Watch Video
Stunning strength: The XPS 13 is cut from a single block of aluminum, so it’s more durable than a machine that’s pieced together. Inspired by the aerospace industry, the carbon fiber and woven glass fiber of the palm rest allow for maximum strength and minimal weight. And Corning® Gorilla® Glass 4 is twice as damage resistant compared to competitive products.
Small details, big impact: Aesthetically, less is more. So we’ve
Cooler than ever: The XPS 13 is the first laptop built with GORE™ Thermal Insulation, which provides thermal conductivity levels lower than air in a thin, flexible format, to keep your laptop cool while it works hard. While the Gore insulation directs heat out of the device, dual
Seamless PC/smartphone integration: Access multiple devices without dividing your attention—Dell Mobile Connect pairs your iOS or Android smartphone with your laptop.
Limit disruptions: With Dell Mobile Connect, you get the option to channel notifications from phone calls, SMS, IMs and other apps right to your laptop. Keep your focus on a single screen and respond only when it’s convenient for you.
Maintain your privacy: Your phone connects to your PC via Dell Mobile Connect’s point-to-point,
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You are the password: Choose between two secure, personalized ways to log on. The infrared camera with Windows Hello recognizes your face, unlocking your XPS with secure facial recognition technology. The optional fingerprint reader (available with Windows 10 OS only) integrated into the power button lets you log on with just a touch*.
Leading-edge connectivity: The Thunderbolt™ 3 multi-use Type-C ports allow 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. Add the optional Dell Thunderbolt™ Dock for faster data transfers and support for up to three Full HD displays or two 4K displays.
Saving our seas: Recognized by CES with a "2018 Best of Innovation Award," our black packaging trays are a step beyond recycled. Twenty-five percent of the material consists of ocean plastics collected from coastal areas, while the remaining 75% is made up of other recycled plastics.
Power efficient: XPS 13 is ENERGY STAR® certified.
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 white bamboo packaging trays are 100% recyclable.
Best-in-class Security with industry-leading endpoint solutions that include leading-edge encryption, authentication and threat protection.
• Protect data across multiple end-points with Dell Data Protection | Encryption. Factory installed, IT admins can remotely manage encryption policies to easily meet compliance regulations right out of the box*.
• Dell Data Protection | Endpoint Security Suite Enterprise includes advanced threat prevention, enterprise-class encryption and authentication and stops malware before it can run. In fact, testing shows that our protection is 99% effective against threats compared to traditional top antivirus solutions that have only been able to catch an average of 50% of the same threats*.
The world’s most manageable XPS allows IT to change BIOS settings and configure systems with ample flexibility that your business requires.
• Dell Client Command Suite compatibility - free tools that help automate and streamline system deployment, monitoring and updating in complex IT environments.
• Factory installed, Dell Command | Update eliminates time-consuming hunting and pecking while minimizing system disruption.
• Factory installed with Dell Command | Power Manager and Battery Extender Mode.
• Simplify deployments with long lifecycles using Dell Configuration and Deployment Services with Dell Imaging Services.
• KACE System Management solutions meet the most demanding IT management needs.
Save money: Get exactly what you want. This laptop is available with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, the popular Linux distribution, backed by Dell ProSupport, so you won’t need to deal with the hassle and extra cost of another OS that you won’t use.
7th Gen developer edition: Over the last five years, the Dell™ XPS™ 13 developer edition laptop keeps getting better and better. Initially started as an exploratory project to identify what developers demanded in a laptop, the system continues to evolve based on developer input.
1. Speaker | 2. microSD slot | 3. USB-C 3.1 with PowerShare DC-In & Displayport | 4. Headset jack | 5. Noble lock slot | 6. 2x Thunderbolt™ 3 with PowerShare, DC-In & DisplayPort (4 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3) | 7. Infrared camera | 8. Battery gauge indicator | 9. Speaker
1.Height: 0.3"- 0.46" (7.8 – 11.6mm) | 2. Width: 11.9" (302mm) | 3. Depth: 7.8" (199mm)
Weight: Starting at 2.67 pounds (1.21 kg) non-touch display, 2.68 pounds (1.21 kg) touch display*
Enhance the mobility of your XPS 13 with Dell-recommended accessories that can help you stay powered up, connected and protected on the go.
Protect your XPS on the go with a sleek, custom-fitted sleeve especially designed to coordinate with your rose gold system and its all-white interior.
Protect your XPS on the go with a sleek, custom-fitted sleeve to use alone or inside a case.
Connect your XPS to multiple devices–displays, printers, projectors and Ethernet–with one compact adapter.
Get extra power on the go—easily charge up using your USB-C power adapter. Secondary USB-A port also allows you to charge your USB-enabled phone.
Keep your XPS and accessories organized and secure in a TSA Checkpoint-Friendly design with features specifically designed for Dell accessories.
Backup or transfer all your digital media anytime, anywhere and at lightning speeds up to 2800 MB/second with this ultraportable SSD storage featuring Thunderbolt™ 3 technology and 500GB of reliable SSD storage
Maximize the performance of your XPS 13 with the ultimate work accessories that can help you increase your productivity in the office.
Charge and connect your XPS to up to two Full HD displays and five other peripheral devices. Enable increased video performance with a single USB Type-C cable to provide power, Ethernet, audio, USB and video.
See the whole picture on a 25” screen that features a virtually borderless InfinityEdge display on all four sides with QHD resolution—nearly twice as crisp as Full HD displays.
Experience a uniquely designed arc-shaped mouse that works on any surface and a full-sized keyboard with multi-OS support and popular shortcut keys. Easily switch between three devices using 2.4GHz wireless or Bluetooth LE.
Fill the entire room with powerful, crystal-clear sound with this 360
Get anytime priority access to ProSupport engineers and proactive, predictive automated support, damage protection for drops, spills, surges and more.*