Dell XPS 15 9500 (2020)

90

Engadget Review

Dell’s premium 15-inch notebook finally has a design refresh to match the excellent XPS 13. It’s fast, sleek and has one of the best screens we’ve seen in a workhorse PC. The only downside is that it loses legacy ports.

Dell XPS 15 review (2020): The ideal 15-inch laptop for creatives
It finally gets the redesign we've been waiting for.
Devindra Hardawar
Devindra HardawarJune 21, 2020

Pros

  • Thinner and lighter design
  • Screen is larger with thinner bezels
  • Better keyboard and trackpad
  • Excellent performance
  • SD card reader still included

Cons

  • No USB Type A or HDMI ports
  • Only three USB-C connections
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XPS 15

Engadget

90

Critics

10 reviews
80
CNET
The new design for 2020 improves on its predecessor and strikes a good balance for photo editing, as long as you don't care about losing some connections

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Key Specs

TYPE
Midsize
SCREEN SIZE
15.6in
SCREEN RESOLUTION
1920 x 1200
BUNDLED OS
Windows
CPU FAMILY
Core i7
PROCESSOR SPEED
5ghz
SYSTEM RAM
8GB
MAXIMUM BATTERY LIFE
Up to 25hr

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