The Dell XPS 15 and XPS 17 have been upgraded with 12th generation Intel Core processors. Both the Dell XPS 15 (9520) and XPS 17 (9720) come with 12th generation Intel Core i9 processors with up to 64GB of RAM. The new Dell laptops also come with optional touchscreen and dedicated graphics. In the series, the Dell XPS 17 (9720) also features Nvidia GeForce RTX3060 graphics. Other specifications of both the new Dell XPS models are mostly similar to their predecessors.
Dell XPS 15 (9520), XPS 17 (9720) Price
Dell XPS 15 (9520) price starts from $1,449 (approximately Rs 1,10,400), while Dell XPS 17 (9720) starts at $1,849 (approx Rs 1,40,900). Both the new machines are available for purchase through the Dell US website as well as other sales channels in the country. However, the top-end variant of the Dell XPS 17 (9720) with Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 graphics is yet to go on sale.
Details about India pricing and availability of the new Dell XPS model are yet to be revealed.
Dell XPS 15 (9520) Specifications
Runs on Dell XPS 15 (9520) windows 11 (up to Windows 11 Pro) and features a 15.6-inch Infinity Edge display with UHD+ (3,840×2,400 pixels) resolution and optional touch support. The basic version of the laptop comes with a full-HD+ non-touch display. Under the hood, the new XPS 15 has a 12th-generation Intel Core i9 processor, coupled with 4GB of dedicated memory, along with Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti graphics. The laptop comes with 2x32GB DDR5 RAM with a frequency of 4800MHz.
a offered PCIe NVMe SSD up to 2TB. The machine comes with a backlit keyboard with fingerprint reader.
Connectivity options on the XPS 15 (9520) include Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port with DisplayPort and Power Delivery, two Thunderbolt 4 ports, and a 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack. The laptop also comes with an SD card slot.
The XPS 15 (9520) comes with 2.5W stereo speakers and a stereo tweeter and includes dual-array microphones. The laptop packs a six-cell 86Wh battery. Its dimensions are 344.40×230.10×18.54mm and weight starts at 1.84kg.
Dell XPS 17 (9720) Specifications
The Dell XPS 15 (9720) also runs Windows 11 (up to Windows 11 Pro) and comes with a 17-inch Infinity Edge display with UHD+ (3,840×2,400 pixels) resolution. The laptop is powered by a 12th generation Intel Core i9 processor, along with up to 2x32GB of DDR5 RAM. Dell is currently selling the XPS 17 (9720) with Intel UHD, Iris Xe and Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 graphics. However, The Verge reports That it will also be available in Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 graphics option next month.
In terms of connectivity, the Dell XPS 17 (9720) has Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, four Thunderbolt 4 ports, an EDP port, and a universal audio jack. The laptop comes with a backlit keyboard with fingerprint reader. It packs a six-cell 97Wh battery. There are also 2W stereo speakers, 2.5W stereo tweeter and dual-array microphone. Furthermore, it measures 374.48×248.08×13.15mm and the weight starts at 2.17kg.