Dell XPS 13 2015
Average of 2 scores (from 5 reviews)
Reviews for the Dell XPS 13 2015
Source: Techzilla.it IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/23/2015
Rating: Total score: 94% price: 80% performance: 90% display: 100% mobility: 95% workmanship: 100% ergonomy: 100%
Source: Journal du Geek FR→EN
Positive: Good equipment; nice keyboard and touchpad; good battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 12/26/2015
Source: PC Lab.pl PL→EN
Positive: Phenomenal display of very thin borders; very good performance; great workmanship and materials; good cooling system. Negative: CPU high temperature; hard keyboard; a small number of connectors; poor battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/13/2015
Rating: Total score: 100%
Source: Zoom RU→EN
Positive: Excellent design; great battery; solid hardware power; high-quality screen; comfortable keyboard and touchpad.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/16/2015
Source: Prohardver.hu HU→EN
Positive: Smartly designed and constructed first-class quality; compact size; good hardware; good quality display. Negative: High price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/21/2015
CommentIntel HD Graphics 5500: Integrated graphics card (GT2) in the Core processors of the Broadwell U-series (15 W TDP).
Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.
Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.
5500U: Broadwell-based ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 5500 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.
Dell: Dell Inc. is a multinational technology corporation that develops, manufactures, sells, and supports personal computers and other computer-related products. Based in Texas, Dell employs more than 82,700 people worldwide (2009). In 2006, Dell purchased the computer hardware manufacturer Alienware. In most countries, the laptops are directly sold to consumers by Dell and each notebook custom-assembled according to a selection of options. In 2014, the global market share of Dell laptops was 12.3% and it is 14% in 2016.
97%: This notebook model is regarded by the reviewers to be exceptionally good. There hardly exist laptops, which are rated so good. If this rating can be taken seriously, this is a clear recommendation for purchase.
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