Dell XPS 15 L521x N00B1501 Review posted on
15.6 inch Business Notebook
If you're looking for a high-end PC that marries good looks and superb performance, and are more Windows than Mac, then you really shouldn't look any further than the Dell XPS 15.
Rating: 4

Specifications

System

Category: Business
Released: September 2012
RRP: £1019
Display: 15.6 inch Glossy LCD (LED-lit) (1920x1080 px)
Processor: 2.50 GHz Intel Core i5 3210M (2 cores)
Memory: 4 GB DDR3
OS: 64-bit Windows 7 Professional
Warranty: 1 Year Next Business Day

Storage

Type: SSD + HDD
Capacity: 532 GB
Optical Drive: DVD RW

Graphics

GPU: nVidia GeForce GT 630M
Memory: 1 GB
Type: Dedicated
3DMark06: 9503

Connectivity

Express Card Slot: None
Memory Card Reader:
USB 3.0: 3
USB 2.0: 0
IEEE 1394 (FireWire):
eSATA: 0
VGA:
DVI:
HDMI:
DisplayPort:
Thunderbolt: No

Dimensions & Weight

Thickness (Average): 23 mm
Width: 371 mm
Depth: 249 mm
Weight: 2.6 kg

Input Devices

Numeric Keypad:
Fingerprint Reader:

Multimedia

Webcam:
Microphone:

Communications

Ethernet (LAN): 10/100/1000
Wi-Fi (WLAN): A/G/N
Mobile Broadband (WWAN):
Bluetooth: 4.0

Power

A.C. Power Adapter: 90 W
Battery Capacity: 65 WHr
Battery Size: 9-Cell
Battery Life: 5 hours

Reviews

TechRadar  
If you're looking for a high-end PC that marries good looks and superb performance, and are more Windows than Mac, then you really shouldn't look any further than the Dell XPS 15.
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Laptop Mag  
An elegant design, beautiful full HD display and fast performance make the Dell XPS a compelling multimedia notebook.
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PC Mag  
This latest incarnation of the Dell XPS 15 boasts a refined, if not entirely original, design and impressive performance.
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