Dell Expands Its XPS Laptop Family
Dell has expanded its XPS laptop portfolio.
Aimed at mobile users, the XPS 14 Ultrabook comes in an aluminum chassis with silicone base and a display with hardened Corning Gorilla Glass. With up to 11 hours of battery life, the 14-inch XPS 14 is powered by an Intel Ivy Bridge processor, and offers the Intel Rapid Start, Smart Response and Smart Connect technologies, to enable users to be productive and connected.
Users can also opt for enterprise-friendly features which include the Dell ProSupport and TPM (Trust Platform Module), which offers user and machine security with BitLocker Data Encryption for network-based client computing.
The Dell XPS 14 is available starting from S$1,399 at the Dell online store.
Intel Core i5-3317U processor (3M cache, up to 2.6GHz) (standard)
|Display||400-nit 14-inch HD+ WLED display in a compact form factor with edge-to-edge hardened Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Graphics||Intel HD Graphics 4000 (standard)
Optional NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M 1GB GDDR5 with NVIDIA Optimus technology
|Memory||4GB (standard) or 8GB dual channel memory DDR3 1333MHz (1xSoDIMM)|
|Storage||500GB 5400rpm hard drive + 32GB mSATA SSDii with Intel Rapid Start Technology and Intel Smart Response Technology (standard)
512GB SSD driveii with Intel Rapid Start Technologyiii and Intel Smart Connect Technology (optional)
Read on for the full press release.
SINGAPORE – Dell today announced the expansion of its XPS laptop portfolio with the XPS 14 laptop. Joining the award-winning XPS 13 Ultrabook, the XPS 14 has the same beautiful, thoughtful design and craftsmanship in a 14-inch screen size for consumers who desire connectivity and performance, no matter where they are.
As part of Dell’s flagship XPS brand, this array of laptops enables customers to choose the one that best suits their needs. The XPS 13 is highly portable and compact for today’s most mobile users, while the XPS 14 provides long battery life and connectivity for those who need to get online wherever they are. Both laptops have enterprise-friendly features to intersect the design and performance desired by consumers with the security and services required by IT departments. Additionally, the XPS 14 laptop is distinguished by a vibrant display with hardened Corning Gorilla Glass, and uses the latest Intel technology, such as the latest 3rd Generation processors, and Intel Rapid Start, Smart Response and Smart Connect technologies, to enable users to be productive, connected and responsive anywhere.
XPS 14: Outstanding Performance
Designed for mobile users, the XPS 14 Ultrabook features a highly-durable machined aluminum chassis with innovative silicone base in a compact, thin, 20.7mm design. With a brilliantly bright 14-inch 400 nit HD+ edge-to-edge display, a backlit keyboard, and optional performance graphics, the XPS 14 is ready to perform all day in nearly any environment, with up to 11 hours of battery life. Customers can enjoy the ample storage of a traditional hard drive with the responsiveness of a solid state drive with a 500GB hard drive[v] and 32GB mSATA cardvi, including Intel Rapid Startiii and Smart Responseiv technology. Rapid Start delivers fast boot-up and hibernate response times, while Smart Response quickly recognizes and caches the most frequently used files and applications, allowing customers to access critical information quickly and easily.
Peace of Mind and Support When it Matters Most
To give XPS customers peace of mind, every XPS product comes with Premier Service with Complete Cover. In addition to the Limited Hardware Warranty[vi], the plan includes In-Home Service after Remote Diagnosis[vii], Premium Phone Support with extended availability and one year of Accidental Damage Service[viii]. Accidental Damage Service is a safeguard for unexpected drops, spills or power surges that may occur.
Dell has made it easier for IT departments to choose laptops that offer the security and services they value in a fit and finish executives and employees now demand. Optional enterprise-friendly features include:
Dell ProSupport[ix] is available for Dell business customers and provides end users and IT professionals with various remote and on-site technical support for complex hardware and software needs that include access to ProSupport specialists.
Trusted Platform Module (TPM) offers user and machine security with BitLocker Data Encryption for network-based client computing.
Designed With the Environment in Mind
Understanding its customers’ need to purchase responsible products, Dell designed the XPS 14 laptop with the environment in mind. Its energy-efficient LED display has no mercury or arsenic and Dell eliminated harmful toxins such as Brominated Flame Retardants and Polyvinyl Chloride (BFR/PVCs)[x]. The laptop is shipped in many locations with sustainably harvested bamboo packaging material, and can be configured to be ENERGY STAR qualified, helping customers reduce energy costs.
Pricing and Availability:
The Dell XPS 14 is available today on www.dell.com.sg, starting at S$1,399.