The mean machine
Display and Design
The Dell XPS 13 (XPS1378256iAT1) comes with a 13.3-inch LED backlit Touch Display with a phenomenal screen resolution of 3,200 x 1,800 pixels. The full HD display provides pictures of highest quality and enhances the pleasure of watching movies. It is a silver coloured laptop which is as thin as 15.0mm and weighs only 1.18 kgs. It also includes a backlit keyboard and Touchpad with multi-touch Gesture support.
Processor and OS
Latest 5th gen Intel core i7 5500U runs in this ultralight laptop, it clocks at 2.4GHz with turbo boost upto 3.0GHz and 4MB cache memory. The processor is coupled with 8GB DDR3 RAM for multitasking. Rich video and graphics experience are managed by the inbuilt Intel HD 5500 GPU.
The laptop runs on Windows 8.1 OS which is upgradable to the latest Windows 10 OS. The audio solutions are provided by 2 stereo speakers with its technology from Waves Maxxaudio Pro.
Camera and Storage
A 1.3MP camera sits just above the display for video calling and it ensures good video calling experience. The laptop is equipped with a 256GB SSD which ensures fast data transfer, although storing data is a concern due to the low capacity. A Digital media reader is provided to read or write data.
Battery and Connectivity
The Ultralight laptop is powered by a 4 cell Li-ion battery and it supplies all the needed juice. The connectivity options are ample with WLAN, HDMI port, USB ports, Mini Display port, Powershare port, Digital Media reader Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity.
The Dell XPS 13 (XPS1378256iAT1) ultrabook is a premium device mostly for business centric usage, with its sleek design, lightweight and configuration it is a great device for those who want a premium device and are not worried to spend more, so if you are looking for a premium device with a premium price tag attached, then this might be your device.