Dell launches XPS 12 and XPS 13 in India

Arif Bacchus

As the one-year anniversary of Windows 10’s launch date approaches this summer, the list of Windows 10 devices just keeps on growing. Today, Dell has added to this growing list of Windows 10 devices by launching two new versions of its XPS laptops in India.

The Dell XPS 12 and XPS 13 laptops will go on sale in India for Rs 76,990 (about $1,146 US) and Rs 1,24,990 (about $1,861 US). As is the usual in devices these days, they both will also be powered by the Intel’s sixth generation processors, and will support Windows 10 features such as Cortana and Continuum.

In all its glory, the XPS 12 is a Surface Book like device. It is a 2-in-1 convertible laptop and features an IPS display with full 4k resolution.  The display supports 170-degree vieiwing angles, 400 nit brightness, and also Gorilla Glass protection. As for the body, it is made of magnesium alloy and has a 8 MP rear camera and a 5 MP selfie camera. In addition to a backlit keyboard and touchpad, support for Dell’s Active Stylus is also included.

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Dell XPS 12

Meanwhile, the XPS 13 is another top of the line device. It features an Infinity Edge Display with ultra-thin bezels, up to 1 TB SSF Storage, 16 GB of RAM, and a battery life of up to 18 hours. Dell also claims that this device is the smallest 13-inch laptop in the world.

Dell XPS 13
Dell XPS 13

The models will support a variety of Dell accessories, including the Dell Thunderbolt 2 USB Type 3 dock, and USB Type C to HDMI, VGA, Ethernet, and USB 3.0 adapters.