Dell today unveiled the Dell Studio XPS 16 and Dell Studio XPS 13 laptops which are the first Studio laptops to bear the XPS high-performance designation. Here is more info on these Dell notebooks:
Fresh out of Dell's innovative industrial design labs these premium laptops combine state-of-the-art technology and elegant design to delight discerning followers of fashion and technology enthusiasts alike. Both the Dell Studio XPS 16 and Dell Studio XPS 13 feature beautifully crafted genuine leather and anodized aluminum accents on top of a high-gloss Obsidian Black finish.
The Dell Studio XPS 16 and Dell Studio XPS 13 laptops are available today on www.dell.com/studioXPS starting at $1,199.
Dell?s new Studio XPS laptops embody its focus on design leadership. These premium products feature a stunning design that combines beautiful genuine leather and anodized aluminum accents with a high-gloss Obsidian Black finish. Custom ports, slot-load DVD drive, and edge-to-edge display complement the sleek, streamlined look.
The XPS Flagship: Dell Studio XPS 16
-Blending power with elegance, the Studio XPS 16 delivers advanced performance and entertainment capabilities, including 16-inch edge-to-edge 16:9 HD WLED display and 7-watt Dolby 5.1 audio with subwoofer, Intel Centrino 2, and 512 MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3670 graphics.
-For true cinemaphiles and amateur photographers, the optional Full HD 1080p display (RGB LED) is optimized for 16:9 content and features 100 percent color gamut for truer colors combined with 300 nit brightness to help ensure brilliant color and detail to create a truly enhanced entertainment experience. The 8 millisecond response time means smoother gaming and movie viewing, and the 130 degree viewing angle ensures that multiple people can view the display together without distortion.
Petite yet Powerful: Dell Studio XPS 13 laptop
-Epitomizing beauty and elegance that are more than skin deep, the Studio XPS 13 is a distinctly powerful laptop with a starting weight just under five pounds.
-The Studio XPS 13 offers digital nomads the choice of conserving battery life or boosting performance with the optional NVIDIA GeForce 9500M GE with Hybrid SLI technology. Similar to a hybrid car, users can choose to boost performance for playing games or watching high definition videos by enabling a discrete graphics processor and graphics memory, or can extend battery life by switching to the integrated graphics solution, better for E-mail, surfing the Internet, and listening to music.
Studio XPS laptops combine high-power performance and state-of-the-art features to enhance the overall experience and keep users ahead of the curve, including:
-High Definition upconversion so that standard DVDs view more like HD. -2.0 megapixel webcam with digital array microphones and facial recognition security capability. -Backlit keyboard and capacitive touch multimedia controls. -USB PowerShare to charge peripherals even when the system is off. -Full range of ports and connection options, including HDMI, DisplayPort, IEEE 1394a and eSata. -WiMax and GPS ready.
Operating System Genuine Windows Vista? Ultimate x64 Edition Genuine Windows Vista? Home Premium x64 Edition
Memory 4GB2 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM.
Chipset NVIDIA? GeForce? MCP79MX
Graphics NVIDIA? GeForce? 9400M G NVIDIA? GeForce? 9500M - 256MB
LCD Display Edge-to-edge Glossy 13.3 inch WXGA CCFL LCD display Edge-to-edge Glossy 13.3 inch WXGA WLED LCD display
Audio and Speakers 4 Watt Integrated Stereo Speakers, 2 watts per channel, 2 channels
Hard Drives Up to 500GB3 configured with a 5400RPM hard drive. Up to 320GB3 configured with a 7200RPM hard drive. Up to 128GB configured with a Solid State drive.
Optical Drives 8X DVD+/-RW Slot Load Drive
Power 6 cell 56 WHr Li-Ion Battery 6 cell 56 WHr Li-Ion Battery Plus 9 cell 85 WHr Li-Ion Battery
Camera 2.0MP Integrated Webcam (with CCFL display) 1.3MP Integrated Webcam (with WLED display) Dual Digital Array Microphones
Wireless Wi-Fi Options: Dell 1515 Wireless N Mini-Card
Mobile Broadband Options: Dell Wireless 5530 Mini-Card for AT&TTM Dell Wireless 5720s Mini-Card for SprintTM Dell Wireless 5720v Mini-Card for VerizonTM
Bluetooth Options: Bluetooth? Internal (2.0) mini-card
Ports, Slots, Chassis Externally Accessible (1) USB 2.0 compliant ports (1) USB 2.0 compliant / e-SATA port with Powershare 15-pin VGA video connector IEEE compliant 1394a port Integrated network connector 10/100/1000 LAN (RJ45) 54mm Express Card slot Display Port HDMI Port AC adapter connector Audio jacks (2 line-out, 1 Mic-in) 8-in-1 Media Card Reader
Dimensions & Weight Width: 12.56" (319mm) Height: 0.88" (22.55mm) front / 1.35" (34.34mm) back Depth: 9.3" (236.12mm) Weight: Starting weight of 4.85 lbs. (2.2 kg)7(13.3" display, 6 cell battery). Weights will vary depending on configurations and manufacturing variability.
Processors Intel? CoreTM 2 Duo P8400 (2.2GHz/1066MHz FSB/3M L2Cache) Intel? CoreTM 2 Duo P8600 (2.4GHz/1066MHz FSB/3M L2Cache) Intel? CoreTM 2 Duo T9400 (2.53GHz/1066MHz FSB/6M L2Cache) Intel? CoreTM 2 Duo T9600 (2.8GHz/1066MHz FSB/6M L2Cache) Operating System Genuine Windows Vista? Ultimate x64 Edition Genuine Windows Vista? Home Premium x64 Edition
Memory Up to 8GB 1067MHz DDR3 SDRAM Chipset Intel? PM45 with Centrino? 2
Graphics ATI Mobility RADEON HD 3670-512MB
LCD Display Edge-to-edge Glossy 16 inch HD WLED LCD display (720p) Edge-to-edge Glossy 16 inch Full HD RGB-LED LCD display (1080p) Audio and Speakers 7 Watt Integrated Stereo Speakers with Subwoofer Hard Drives Up to 500GB3 5400RPM Hard Drive Up to 320GB3 7200RPM Hard Drive Up to 128GB Solid State Hard Drive
Optical Drives 8X DVD+/-RW Slot-load Drive 4X Blu-ray Disc Slot-load Combo Drive (DVD/CD+/-RW + BD Read) Power 6 cell Battery 6 cell Plus 9 cell Battery Camera, Microphones 2.0MP Integrated Webcam Dual Digital Array Microphones Wireless Wi-Fi Options: Dell 1515 Wireless N Mini-Card Intel? 5100 Wireless N Half Mini-Card Intel? 5300 Wireless N Half Mini-Card
Mobile Broadband: Dell Wireless 5530 Mini-Card for AT&TTM Dell Wireless 5720s Mini-Card for SprintTM Dell Wireless 5720v Mini-Card for VerizonTM
Bluetooth Options: Bluetooth? Internal (2.0) mini-card- Standard Ports, Slots, Chassis Externally Accessible (2) USB 2.0 compliant ports (1) USB 2.0 compliant / e-SATA port with PowerShare 15-pin VGA video connector IEEE compliant 1394a port Integrated network connector 10/100/1000 LAN (RJ45) 54mm Express Card slot Display Port HDMI Port AC adapter connector Audio jacks (2 line-out, 1 Mic-in) 8-in-1 Media Card Reader
Dimensions & Weight Width: 15.15" (384.9mm) Height: 0.95" (24.1mm) front / 1.34" (33.95mm) back Depth: 10.02" (254.6mm) Weight: Starting weight of 6.4 lbs. (2.91 kg)7(16" WLED display 6 cell battery). Weights will vary depending on configurations and manufacturing variability.