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Dell XPS 15 2018 i5 FHD 97Wh

Specifications

Dell XPS 15 2018 i5 FHD 97Wh
Dell XPS 15 2018 i5 FHD 97Wh (XPS 15 Series)
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (Laptop) - 4096 MB, Core: 1354 MHz, Memory: 1752 MHz, GDDR5, WHQL 389.01, UHD Graphics 630, Optimus
Memory
8192 MB 
, 2 x 4 GB, DDR4, 2666 MHz PC4-21300 Micron Tech
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, Sharp SHP149A LQ156M1, LED IGZO IPS InfinityEdge, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel CM246
Storage
Lite-On CA3-8D256-Q11,  GB 
, 185 GB free
Soundcard
Intel Cannon Lake-H/S - cAVS (Audio, Voice, Speech)
Connections
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 USB 3.1 Gen2, 1 Thunderbolt, 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: combined audio jack, Card Reader: SD, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Brightness Sensor
Networking
Killer Wireless-n/a/ac 1535 Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.1
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 17 x 357 x 235 ( = 0.67 x 14.06 x 9.25 in)
Battery
97 Wh Lithium-Ion, SMP GPM0365
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 720p 1280x720
Additional features
Speakers: stereo, Keyboard: chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, Power Supply, Dell: Power Manager, Mobile Connect, Customer Connect, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
1.932 kg ( = 68.15 oz / 4.26 pounds), Power Supply: 433 g ( = 15.27 oz / 0.95 pounds)
Price
1300 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 88.15% - very good
Average of 4 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 90%, features: 67%, display: 94% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 89%, ergonomy: 91%, emissions: 86%

Reviews for the Dell XPS 15 2018 i5 FHD 97Wh

91.6% Dell XPS 15 2018 9570 (8300H, GTX 1050, 97Wh) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
On the fast lane. Dell's XPS 15 has entered a new year and we have begun by testing the entry-level model. Will the 15-inch device continue to throttle? What battery runtimes can the 97-Wh battery offer? Does the Core i5 offer sufficient performance?
Hands on: Dell XPS 15 (2018) review
Source: Techradar English
Dell absolutely delivers on bringing the full power of Intel’s new processors to its premium laptop, pairing it with strong graphics to challenge Apple’s domain in the 15-inch space.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/27/2018

Foreign Reviews

90% Test du Dell XPS 15 (2018) : station de travail portable et machine de jeu d’appoint
Source: Frandroid French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/18/2018
Rating: Total score: 90% performance: 90% display: 90% mobility: 80% workmanship: 80%
90% Test Du Dell Xps 15 : Le Nec Plus Ultra De Dell En 2018 ?
Source: Fredzone French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/18/2018
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 80% performance: 90% display: 100% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
81% Test du Dell XPS 15 (2018) : le plus petit et le plus fin des pc portables convertibles 15,6 pouces
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 81%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (Laptop): Mainstream graphics card based on Nvidia's Pascal architecture and successor to the GeForce GTX 960M. Is manufactured in a 14nm process at Samsung and the technical specifications are very similar to the desktop version. With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
8300H: On Coffee Lake architecture based processor for big and heavy laptops. Integrates four processor cores clocked at 2.3 - 4 GHz (3.9 GHz with 4 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++). » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
1.932 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 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.
88.15%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-07-18 (Update: 2018-07-18)