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Dell XPS 12 review

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  • Dell XPS 12
  • Dell XPS 12
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  • Dell XPS 12
  • Dell XPS 12


The XPS 12 has its flaws, but this brilliant laptop/tablet hybrid still delivers in spades

Review Date: 20 Nov 2012

Price when reviewed: £1,279

Buy it now for: £949
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Reviewed By: Katharine Byrne

Our Rating 5 stars out of 5

Basic Specifications

Part Code XPS 12
Review Date 20 Nov 2012
Rating ***** stars out of 5
Processor Intel Core i7-4500U
Processor clock speed 1.8GHz
Memory 8.00GB
Maximum memory 8GB
Size 20x317x214mm
Weight 1.5kg
Sound Realtek ALC3260
Pointing device touchpad and touchscreen


Viewable size 12.5 in
Native resolution 1,920x1,080
Graphics Processor Intel HD Graphics 4400
Graphics/video ports mini DisplayPort
Graphics Memory 128MB


Total storage capacity 256GB
Optical drive type none

Ports and Expansion

USB ports 2
Bluetooth yes
Wired network ports none
Wireless networking support 802.11n
PC Card slots N/A
Supported memory cards none
Other ports headphone, microphone


Carrying case No
Operating system Windows 8
Operating system restore option restore partition
Software included N/A
Optional extras N/A

Buying Information

Warranty one year RTB
Price £1,279
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