Excellent performance, Variety of ports (USB 3.0 & eSATA), Meaty system specs, Good battery life
Superb keyboard offers excellent typing experience, Even highend games are playable.
One of the fastest laptops available. Obscene graphics power. First HD webcam on a laptop. Excellent keyboard. Backlit option. Soft mouse buttons. HDMI and Displayport. Long list of processor options.
No 1080p display, Poor display viewing angles, Loud & hot
Fan noise gets noticeably loud on occasion, Should have a 1080p display.
Heat is an unfortunate side effect of the graphics chip. No 1080p resolution.
By DigitalVersus on April 06, 2012
It's been a while since we've been quite so blown away by a laptop. The Dell XPS 17 delivers excellent audio quality and has a GPU/CPU combo that opens the door to all kinds of uses and programs. It has a top-notch design, great handling,...100
By Tech2 on January 11, 2012
At Rs. 85,800, the Dell XPS 17 offers good value for money, despite its minor shortcomings. It’s designed to be a desktop replacement and it does a brilliant job at that. It also just happens to be one of the most feature rich notebooks in the...75
By PC Advisor on November 04, 2011
The Dell XPS 17 L702X comes in at a fairly competitive price, though it still comes up short in key areas. 500GB seems small for a £1000-plus laptop and although the screen is very good the 3D capabilities are of limited appeal. But the design...60
By IT Reviews on July 19, 2011
The XPS 17 benefits from some very slick design, from the touchpad to the keyboard and speakers. However, it is a chunky machine, and the hard disk size on our review model was disappointingly small. This Dell offering isn't particularly cheap, but...80
By TechReviewSource on January 13, 2011
The Dell XPS 17 is a powerhouse of a laptop with a 17-inch display, a quad-core Intel Core i7 740QM CPU, 6GB of RAM and a discrete Nvidia graphics card with 3GB of video memory. While rather on the pricey side, you do get a lot, including a...70
By PC Advisor on January 12, 2011
Overall, the latest edition of the Dell XPS 17 is a chip off the old block. None of the individual components stand out, and, on the surface, performance isn't something to write home about either, compared with other systems in this class. But the...70
By PCWorld on January 11, 2011
Dell's latest XPS 17 offers a solid gaming experience coupled with a keyboard and ample storage, but the lack of 1080p resolution seems odd....70
By PC Mag on December 29, 2010
The Dell XPS 17 media center laptop packs a huge performance punch and delivers features no other laptop has matched yet, but it's not perfect - yet....70
By NotebookCheck on December 21, 2010
The XPS 17 could have been a great notebook, if Dell hadn't neglected certain issues. While Dell has concentrated on good image quality in the past (e.g. XPS 16), the standard run of the mill product, as other manufactures like to use, is found in...81
By Good Gear Guide on October 26, 2010
There's no doubt the Dell XPS 17 (1710X) is a great desktop replacement notebook. It has lots of power and storage capacity, modern connectivity and it even includes a touchscreen. You can use it as a gaming machine, a media centre or just for...80