Movies, games, music and Web chat come to life with leading edge graphics, 3D capabilities, HD video chat and sound that can fill a room.
• Leading edge NVIDIA® performance graphics bring your media to life
• High-fidelity JBL® speakers with Waves MaxxAudio®
• First Skype™-certified laptop — video chat with HD Webcam
• Enjoy 3D on the big screen* with integrated NVIDIA® 3DTV Play software
Powerful graphics. Powerfully smart. The XPSTM 15 laptop has what it takes to take you to new levels of performance.
Razor-sharp graphics come standard
Standard leading edge NVIDIA® performance graphics2 (available up to 2GB) for powerful photo and video editing and high-resolution gaming with breathtaking detail.
Smart power management
Long media marathons are no problem with smart power management that helps extend battery life when you need it. NVIDIA OptimusTM technology automatically optimizes your battery life while maintaining the graphics performance you expect — completely seamlessly and transparently — whether you’re watching an HD movie, surfing the web or playing a 3D game.
XPS laptops are designed to be the loudest, clearest and cleanest laptops on the planet.
High-fidelity JBL speakers combined with Waves MaxxAudio® 3 technology produce rich, full sound that delivers booming bass and razor-sharp clarity to your favorite movies, music and games.
Treat your ears with up to 20W of peak audio performance on the XPS 15.Using the same award-winning Waves algorithms heard on hit records, major motion pictures, and popular video games the world over, MaxxAudio is designed to deliver better dynamic range, frequency response, and imaging, with maximum transparency, clarity, and natural sound. Waves® Pro Audio tools are endorsed by many of the biggest names in show business, including twelve-time Grammy® award winner Kanye West.
Plus, your sound is fully customizable — personalize, store and dial up your own precision presets. With a touch of your finger, the exclusive Waves button on your XPS laptop gives you instant access to the MaxxAudio interface. The ultimate laptop sound is only a touch away!
Together, these technologies enable you to take the surround-sound experience of your home theater with you wherever you go.LEARNMORE
Your Life in Hi-DefXPS laptops have the tools that bring your world to you, wherever you are.
Connect with your loved ones across the globe in stunning high definition using the internet and XPS 15’s HD Webcam. It’s the first Webcam to offer HD video streaming for ultra-clear 720p resolution. That means you can go to full screen while chatting and still maintain a very crisp image of your loved ones.
Experience the moment as if you were there. You can also record and share videos at low resolution, for sending via email or at high resolution, to post to YouTube(R).
Connect to the World
Video conferencing is now even easier with Dell and Skype™*. The new XPS 15 is one of the first laptops to be certified by Skype and offers preinstalled Skype software standard on every XPS 15.
3D at Home on the Big Screen
XPS laptops are the first Dell laptops to offer integrated NVIDIA 3DTV5 Play technology. This enables you to leverage the 3D processing power of GeForce® graphics to create an immersive 3D experience in your own home on a compatible 3D TV.
Simply connect your laptop to a 3D-enabled TV and effortlessly project your favorite Blu-ray6 3D movies and 3D photo slideshows for a real-life theater experience. Then, bring your 3D-enabled games7 to life. Using the power of your laptop and a 3D TV, you can step into an eye-popping 3D gaming experience right in your living room. To harness the 3D power of your XPS 15, all you need is a high-definition multimedia interface (HDMI) cable, optional Blu-ray DiscTM drive, an NVIDIA 3DTV, 3D glasses and 3D media8. For a list of 3D TVs, visit http://www.nvidia.com/object/3d-tv-play.html
We stress-test all XPS laptops as performance gaming systems to help ensure you get the performance you expect out of your new high-powered XPS laptop and to ensure they keep their cool under the most performance-hungry situations. Power adaptors exceed average customer consumption needs to help ensure you have the power to support even the most difficult tasks.
- Intel® HM67
Audio and Speakers
- JBL 2.1 Designed & Certified Speakers +Waves MaxxAudio ®
2.1 Audio: 2 X 4W + 12W sub-woofer 20W Total
- 8x DVD+/-RW (standard), Blu-ray Disc™ combo (reads Blu-ray Disc™ & writes to CD/DVD); 12.7mm tray load
- 6-cell LI (2.6Ah) standard; Up to 5 hours, 14 minutes* of battery life with 6-cell battery
9-cell LI (2.8Ah); Up to 9 hours, 9 minutes* of battery life with 9-cell battery
“Based on testing using the Mobile Mark 2007 battery life benchmark test. For more information about the Mobile Mark 2007 battery life benchmark test, visit www.bapco.com. The results of the Mobile Mark 2007 battery life benchmark test should be used only to compare one product with another and are not a guarantee you will experience the same battery life. Battery life varies and may be significantly less depending on your product’s configuration, software, usage, operating conditions, power management settings and other factors. Maximum battery life will decrease with time and use”
- 2.0MP HD with single digital mic (H.264)
- Wi-Fi Options:
Intel® Advanced-N 6200 802.11 a/g/n with Intel® Wireless Display Technology ( WiDi )
Ports, Slots & Chassis
- Externally Accessible
Mini DisplayPort (1),
2 total USB 3.0
1 USB 2.0 (eSATA/powershare combo)
Integrated network connector 10/100/1000 LAN (RJ45)
AC adapter connector
Audio jacks (headphone with SPDIF support (2), 1 Mic-in)
Dimensions & Weight
Width: 381mm (15")
Height: 32.2mm (1.3") front / 38.2mm (1.5") back
Depth: 265.4mm (10.4")
Weight: Starting weight of 2.78kg*(6.14lbs.) with 6-cell battery; 2.96kg (6.51lbs) with 9-cell battery
Multimedia control buttons
External display, wireless on/off, extended battery life, brightness -, brightness +, backlit keyboard activation, mute, volume -, volume +, rewind, play/pause, forward, touchpad deactivation button
Windows® Mobility Center, Audio control panel, user configurable launch button
Palmrest: battery indicator, wireless and caps lock; hinge: hard drive activity and battery charge.