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Dell XPS 13 (2015)

from  $929+

    Dell XPS 13 (2015)

    from  $929+
    from  $929+
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    89 Engadget Score
    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
    89

    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

    How we score

    The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

    Engadget Review

    Other than an update to the touchpad, there's very little we would change about Dell's redesigned XPS 13: It's compact and well-built, with a gorgeous screen, fast performance and surprisingly good audio quality.You'll pay dearly to get it with a touchscreen, but even then, it's priced in line with other flagship Ultrabooks -- and in some ways it's a better choice, too.

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    Pros
    • Nearly bezel-less display allows it to be more compact than other 13-inchers
    • Vibrant screen, strongaudioto match
    • Attractive design, well-built
    • Comfortable keyboard
    • Fast performance
    • Lots of configuration options
    Cons
    • Merely average battery life, at least on the touchscreen model
    • Touchpad could use some fine-tuning
    • Doesn't come standard with a touchscreen -- and is expensive if you do opt for that feature

    Reviews

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    Critic Reviews 7
    80
     
    Average User Score
    User Reviews 8
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    Specs

    Key Specs

    Type
    Midsize
    Screen size
    1322
    Screen resolution
    Other
    Bundled OS
    Windows
    Pointing device
    Trackpad
    Video outputs
    DisplayPort

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    89 Engadget Score
    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
    89

    An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

    How we score

    The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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    Engadget

    89
     

    User Reviews

    90
    greenwizard88
    The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
    90
    JiggaWatson
    The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
    90
    SilverGhost
    My first ultrabook. Form factor is tremendous. Battery is better than any...read more
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