Dell XPS M1530: movin' on up

For those of you potential XPS M1330 customers out there whose orders have yet to be fulfilled or who are still within your 30 day Dell grace period, take heed. We've just gotten a booty load of information on the successor to the tainted throne, the XPS M1530. Featuring:

  • 15.40-inch display (CCFL up to 1680 x 1050, LED up to 1440 x 900)

  • Core 2 Duo options from 1.5GHz (T5250) up to 2.6GHz (T7800)

  • Crestline GM/PM 965 chipset with up to 4GB of 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM

  • GeForce 8400M or 8600M GS options (up to 256MB)

  • Slot-loading Blu-ray / 8x DVD±RW

  • Options for 802.11a/b/g/n, WWAN, Bluetooth

  • HDMI, VGA, 1394, ExpressCard, (3) USB 2.0, Ethernet, fingerprint reader, media reader

  • 2.0 megapixel (with CCFL) or 300k (with LED) cameras

  • Weight supposedly 4 pounds to start (which is pretty light, we're assuming that's sans battery)

It's slated for November 7th release for release before the holidays, but we can never make guarantees for any company to hit it's ship date, ok?