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This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
On average DELL 2 in 1 laptops have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all laptops manufactured by DELL.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The DELL XPS 12 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all laptops of this spec and age.
A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of portable PC.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The DELL XPS 12 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec which do not have a full-size keyboard.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative portable PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
The DELL XPS 12 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. Most portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The best processor family of all portable PCs of this age and type is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Atom.
Has a Front Camera
The DELL XPS 12 has a front camera. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the XPS 12 also have a front camera.
There are a number of other laptops with a front camera currently available which you might want to consider including the Toshiba U920t which has better reviews.
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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The DELL XPS 12 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs of this type and age. Most notebook PCs of this age and spec support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the XPS 12.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop.
Quite Big Internal Memory
Across all the notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago the internal memory range from 1GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5GB. At 8 gigabytes, the DELL XPS 12 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.
SSD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. 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.
If the storage medium of this notebook PC is too bad for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo Yoga (SSD), or the HP Pavilion x360 (SSD).
Fairly Big Screen Size
The screen sizes of laptops of a comparable type and age to the XPS 12 range from 10" to 16", and the average screen size is 13". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the DELL XPS 12 has a fairly big screen size compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.
Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
Across all the laptops of a comparable age and type to the XPS 12 the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.8GHz to 3.4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.6GHz. At 3 gigahertz, the DELL XPS 12 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the XPS 12.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to it.
256 Solid-State Drive Capacity
The DELL XPS 12 is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the XPS 12, the DELL XPS 12 has a touch sensitive screen.
Six Battery Cells
Most notebook PCs of this age and spec have between two and eight battery cells, including the DELL XPS 12 which has six battery cells.
Quite Big L3 Cache
The smallest L3 cache of laptops of this type and age is 1MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average L3 cache is 3.2MB. The DELL XPS 12 has one of the bigger L3 caches (4 megabytes) amongst laptops of this age.
Very Big Processor Cache
The average processor cache of 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the XPS 12 is 2.8MB. At 4 megabytes, the DELL XPS 12 has a very big processor cache compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the XPS 12.
Fairly Big Battery Capacity
The smallest battery capacity of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the XPS 12 is 21Wh and the biggest is 2,800Wh. With a battery capacity of 50 watt-hours, the DELL XPS 12 has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as the XPS 12.
AC Cable Included
This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on notebook PCs of this age and spec.
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Only One Built-In Speaker
The DELL XPS 12 is a one built-in speaker laptop. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the XPS 12 have between one and three built-in speakers.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
This notebook PC has been on the market for over three years.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 1.8 gigahertz, the DELL XPS 12 has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.
If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to consider the ThinkPad 11e (1.83GHz), or the Yoga (1.83GHz) both from Lenovo.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 256 gigabytes, the DELL XPS 12 has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 12.
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The DELL XPS 12 has a relatively typical weight (1.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the XPS 12.
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