Dell XPS 14Z

  • Dell XPS 14Z
79
Based on 44 scores, 62 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    29
  • Average:
    6
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Sleek design.
  • Good build quality.
  • 7 hours of battery life.

Cons:

  • Poor display quality.
  • Keyboard feedback could be better.

Expert reviews and ratings

By evogadget.com on

The team at Dell did a fairly good job with their newest XPS 14z. There are other models better than this one, but it surely deserves a...

By PC Advisor on 90

Dell's XPS 14z could be accused of looking rather like a MacBook Pro. If this was a deliberate ploy, it’s also a risky one, as few laptops can stand comparison with the MacBook Pro's design, build and feature set and still walk away with...

By laptops.co.uk on 80

Fortunately, for consumers, good looking, high performing laptops are becoming the rule rather than the exception these days. Stiff competition from Apple's MacBook and MacBook Air and the rise of the ultrabook means Dell's new XPS series has a...

By CIOL on

The XPS 14z is one of the most good looking and thinnest laptops we've reviewed this time. Having a fingerprint resistant matte finish, the laptop boasts of a 14-inch screen offering full HD display at 1366x768p resolution. It comes with Intel Core...

By PCWorld New Zealand on 80

The latest in Dell’s XPS line of performance-oriented laptops, the 14z could double as a contender in the ultraportable stakes (it’s just 23mm thick) if not for its comparatively ‘heavy’ 2kg weight.We first got a sneak peek at...

By Tech2 on 65

At Rs.78,900, the Dell XPS 14z is quite an expensive 14-inch notebook, but then it does justify that price, to an extent. The price jump seems to be related to the 3-year warranty that comes as standard. Also, the notebook packs an impeccable build...

By DigitalVersus on 80

While clearly not able to fight on equal terms with the MacBook Pro when it comes to battery life and screen quality, this Dell offers similar performance, high quality speakers and a good finish for much less. 4h20 video playback is pretty good all...

By Pocket-lint on 60

The design of the 14z is ace. We love the backlit keyboard and the sensible trackpad, the battery life is great too, and the machine is a joy to use. That fan is a big annoyance though, and the crap Dell installs makes us hop with rage....

By Kitguru.net on 80

Whether you like them or not, almost everyone agrees that Apple have been consistently creating some of the most beautiful laptop computers for many years. Dell are keen to showcase that they have the engineering prowess to compete with Apple and...

By ThinkDigit on 70

With the Dell XPS 14z, Dell has almost manged to make one of the perfect laptops. It has an elegant design, it is light-weight, it has latest hardware to get you through most tasks not to forget light gaming, excellent keyboard and trackpad and good...

By theregister.co.uk on 80

The Dell XPS 14z has one or two rough edges, but for the most part it’s very neatly designed and provides good, strong performance at a competitive price. ® More Notebook ReviewsAcer Aspire 5749Apple MacBook Pro 13inAcer Aspire S3Lenovo...

By Hardware Canucks on

The XPS series from Dell has had a long history of delivering good performance at mass market prices and the 14z continues this tradition. Even though it has been parachuted into a highly competitive market segment at a time when Ultrabooks and Macs...

By HotHardware on

Performance-wise, tghe Dell XPS 14z is a stereotypical mixed bag. Regardless of benchmarks, the Core i5 + 8GB of RAM combo enabled us to whisk about daily desktop tasks with ease, and we were continually in awe of just how well this machine handled...

By Notebook Review on 50

The XPS 14z tries hard to impress and is ultimately let down in a few key areas. The screen is the biggest issue; a premium notebook should come with a premium screen. Its lifeless 720p panel is no different than those found in budget notebooks and an...

By PC World on 80

Dell's XPS 14z offers a balanced approach to thin-and-light, full featured laptops, but has only two USB ports. Images (click to enlarge) Dell XPS 14z Review: Just a Little Short of Laptop Perfection Dell XPS 14z Review, by Loyd Case November 9,...

By PC Pro on 83

A powerful, portable and handsome-looking system that won't break the...

By Good Gear Guide on 75

If it had a better keyboard and touchpad, the XPS 14z would be at least a 4-star notebook. It offers great performance and features for its size and price point, making it suitable for anyone who wants plenty of power and convenience in a unit...

By Trusted Reviews on 70

Beautifully built and offering good usability, the all-metal, milled-aluminium XPS 14z gives you style and power in a relatively compact package, including enough grunt for light gaming. One of its standout features is that it manages to fit a 14in...

By Expert Reviews on 100

Excellent performance and great battery life, wrapped in a gorgeous chassis for a reasonable price. The XPS 14z is an excellent portable powerhouse...

By NotebookCheck on 80

’ of our review of the Dell XPS 15z, which was launched in advance of this model, we looked hopefully towards the models still to come; now we are faced with the reality. With the case, Dell has done almost everything right, particularly in terms...