Excellent performance for an ultrabook.
Durable Gorilla glass screen.
Thin, stylish design.
Good battery life.
Glossy Gorilla glass screen creates glare and reflections.
No SD card slot.
Heavier than expected, but still lightweight.
By DigitalVersus on August 24, 2012
The XPS 13 gets good overall performances from its CPU (video games excluded) and the finishing is nice, but the near-Saharan heat levels, pitiful display and anemic connectivity give this ultrabook a three-star rating, at best....60
By FutureLooks on July 05, 2012
You might remember my review of the Dell XPS 15z a short while back and how I said Dell clearly borrowed some inspiration from the Apple MacBook Pro. Well, the Dell XPS 13 is much the same, except it is targeting more of the MacBook Air...70
By Channel News Australia on May 18, 2012
Dell's Ultrabook has some interesting design cues, but is that enough to separate it from the Ultrabook pack?The XPS 13 adheres to the most basic of design philosophies: stay thin. Its allure derives solely from its slender proportions, standing...90
By Smarthouse on May 18, 2012
The XPS 13 adheres to the most basic of design philosophies: stay thin. Its allure derives solely from its slender proportions, standing just 6mm on its shortest end and rising no more than 18mm. The lid is only interrupted by Dell's own insignia,...90
By RegHardware on May 12, 2012
Product round-up It took a little while for the production lines to get going, but the first few months of 2012 have seen super-slim Ultrabooks completely outnumbering every other type of desktop or laptop PC coming our way. Intel’s tight definition...80
By Ubergizmo on May 10, 2012
great) The Dell XPS 13 is impressive: in a form-factor slightly bigger than the Macbook Air 11”, Dell has managed to provide a powerful 13” thin-and-light platform that scales up to a Core i7 processor, 256GB of SSD storage and 4G as an...-
By RegHardware on May 01, 2012
Dell might have been late to the Ultrabook party, but the XPS 13 certainly makes a head-turning entrance with its superb design. It’s not faultless by any means - connectivity is limited, and it would have been nice to see a higher resolution...80
By Notebook Review on April 30, 2012
After spending some time with the Dell XPS 13 we were left with the feeling that this is actually a reasonable alternative to a MacBook Air. Yes, if you buy the XPS 13 you have to live without Apple's operating system and you have to settle for a...80
By Channel Pro on April 16, 2012
Classy, understated and brimming with potential, Dell has conjured up an industry-leading Ultrabook with its XPS 13Rating: 4Average: 4 (1 vote) The email told us Dell was coming to show us something special. That we had to sign a non-disclosure...80
By PC Pro on April 09, 2012
Classy, understated and brimming with potential, Dell has conjured up an industry-leading Ultrabook with its XPS 13...83