Dell XPS 13 Core i7 512GB Laptops

4/5 $2,499 - $2,513

Manufacturer:                                                  Dell
Model:                                                              Dell XPS 13 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-7Y75 Processor
Platform:                                                          Windows
OS Version:                                                     Windows 10 Pro 64-bit English
Ram:                                                                 8GB
Storage:                                                           512GB
Generation:                                                     7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7
Screen Size:                                                    13.3 inch
Display Resolution:                                         FHD (1920 x 1080)
Camera:                                                            Widescreen HD (720p) webcam with dual array digital microphones
Security:                                                           Microsoft Hello compliant fingerprint reader
Wireless:                                                          Intel 8265 802.11ac 2x2 WiFi and Bluetooth
Battery:                                                            Primary 4-Cell (46Whr) battery
Availability:                                                      In Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart, Darwin, Gold Coast and more )

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Why have we all heaped praise on Dell’s XPS Notebooks over the past numerous years? There is a reason as XPS Laptops have always been gorgeous and capable machines alongside near bezel-less displays which other brands quickly copied. And most important of all, they bring an air of refinement to the Windows laptop market which something you can easily find on previously released Apple Notebooks.

Dell XPS 13 in Australia continues such tradition of excellence but there are some changes which might irk longtime fans of the lineup. The Dell’s XPS 13 doesn’t really stray from the line’s high standards. It’s fast, sturdy and slim. Though Dell didn’t change a lot it didn’t really have to. Let’s explore more.

Key Specifications

  • Display: 13.3-inches Infinity Edge Touchscreen IGZO
  • Display Resolution: 1920 x 1080 Pixels
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-7Y75 CPU – Dual Core 2.2 GHz (3.2GHz Boost)
  • Video: Integrated Intel Iris HD Graphics 540
  • Memory/RAM: 8GB LPDDR3 1866Mhz
  • Onboard Memory: 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe
  • Connectivity: Wireless AC, Intel Bluetooth 4.1
  • Ports: 2 x USB 3.0, Thunderbolt 3 (USB Type-C),Mic/earphone Combo
  • Battery: 56Wh
  • Size: 304mm or 11.98” (w) x 200mm or 7.88” (d) x 17mm or .68” (h)
  • Operating System: Windows 10
  • Weight: 1.3kg or 2.9 lb
  • Extras: Backlit Keyboard, Trackpad, 720p Webcam, 3 in 1 Memory Card Reader, Noble Lock

Features

The Dell XPS 13 comes with a Steller screen – measuring 13-inches Sharp InfinityEdge screen with a maximum resolution of 3200 x 1800 pixels. The viewing angles look sharp from any angle and you’ll notice a zero backlight bleed on the edges. The colours are bright and crisp – hence the final results are very good with sRGB – 99%, NTSC – 72% and aRGB – 77%.

Moreover, it comes with an Intel Core i7-7Y75 Processor and 8GB LPDDR3 RAM. This is overall one of the best processors uses can get their hands on one without crushing their dreams of having a decent battery life. The SSD in XPS 13 (512GB) is PCL-e NVMe based.

The keyboard on XPS 13 is also pretty good and the travel is pretty much what you would expect from an Ultrabook. You’ll be able to type on it easily and will get used to the key placement and spacing in a short period of time. The keyboard is backlit with a white colour and there’re a total of 3 different levels of backlighting and an off settings which can be controlled via F10 Key.

Pros

  • Superb Build Quality
  • Great Screen with Ultra Small Bezels
  • Small Footprint
  • Powerful VPU and Graphics in a Small Package

Cons

  • A Trackpad is a Little jumpy
  • Unusual Screen Brightness Fluctuations
  • Throttles Due to TDP Under Heavy Loads
  • Dell’s Size and Battery Specs Misleading
  • Odd Webcam Placement

The Dell XPS 13 512GB Price in Australia starts from AU$2100-2150 whereas XPS 13 256GB set users back around AU$1850-1900. It is technically AU$300 more as compared to its older version. Dell isn’t offering a Core i3 version. The most recently released version is Core i7 and Core i5-8250 which can be upgraded to a Core i5-8550U.