Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
The smallest maximum internal memory supported by processor of 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as the XPS 12 9Q33 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 17GB. The XPS 12 9Q33 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory supported by processors (32 gigabytes) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.
Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The XPS 12 9Q33 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the XPS 12 9Q33 is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz. At 350 megahertz, the XPS 12 9Q33 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the XPS 12 9Q33.
DELL is one of the superior notebook PC brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and DELL also has good ratings for its 2 in 1 laptops.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution of the XPS 12 9Q33 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels notebook PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.
A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the XPS 12 9Q33.
A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of portable PC.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The XPS 12 9Q33 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago which do not have a full-size keyboard.
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Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age, the XPS 12 9Q33 has a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The XPS 12 9Q33 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the XPS 12 9Q33.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 133MHz.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The smallest internal memory of notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the XPS 12 9Q33 is 1GB and the biggest is 16GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the XPS 12 9Q33 has one of the bigger internal memory amongst notebook PCs of this age.
SSD Storage Medium
This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops that were released more than two years ago.
Very Big Operating Shock
Across all the laptops of a comparable type and age to the XPS 12 9Q33 the operating shocks range from 1G to 140G, and the average operating shock is 87G. With an operating shock of 140 gravity, the DELL XPS 12 9Q33 has one of the biggest operating shocks amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the XPS 12 9Q33, the XPS 12 9Q33 has a touch sensitive screen.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The XPS 12 9Q33 has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than most laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. Most notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. The best Wi-Fi standard of all portable PCs of this age and type is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11a.
Six Battery Cells
The XPS 12 9Q33 is a six battery cell count portable PC.
Two USB 3.0 Ports
The XPS 12 9Q33 is a two USB 3.0 port portable PC.
Fairly Big Battery Capacity
The smallest battery capacity of notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the XPS 12 9Q33 is 21Wh and the biggest is 2,800Wh. The XPS 12 9Q33 has a quite big battery capacity (50 watt-hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.
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Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
The XPS 12 9Q33 is a one PCI Express lane (max) portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the XPS 12 9Q33 have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
The DELL XPS 12 9Q33 has a fairly small total storage capacity (only 128 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age. The smallest total storage capacity of notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 16GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 340GB.
Fairly Big Non-Operating Shock
With a non-operating shock of 160 gravity, the DELL XPS 12 9Q33 has a quite big non-operating shock compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the XPS 12 9Q33 have non-operating shocks of between 1G and 160G, and the average non-operating shock is 130G.
Quite Big Non-Operating Vibration
At 1.3 gravity, the XPS 12 9Q33 has a fairly big non-operating vibration compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the XPS 12 9Q33. The average non-operating vibration of laptops that were released more than two years ago is 1.2G.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This laptop has been on the market for over two years.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The XPS 12 9Q33 has a better processor family than most laptops of a similar type and age to it. This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
Average Battery Life
The XPS 12 9Q33 has a pretty typical battery life (8.43 hours) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
The DELL XPS 12 9Q33 has a fairly typical processor clock speed (1.8 gigahertz) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than two years ago.
At 1.5 kilograms, the XPS 12 9Q33 has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the XPS 12 9Q33.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 12.5 inches, the XPS 12 9Q33 has a pretty average screen size compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the XPS 12 9Q33.
Convertible (Ferris Wheel)
Aluminium, Carbon fiber, Carbon, Magnesium
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 8
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
0.144 x 0.144
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
2560 x 1600
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
HD + Waves MaxxAudio 4
Front Camera Resolution
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Adapter Power
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Height At Front
Height At Rear
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Quick Start Guide
-15 - 12192
-15 - 3048
Storage Relative Humidity Range
10 - 95
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
-40 - 65
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video