Dell is announcing a new family of Inspiron All-in-Ones, an updated XPS 15, an Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 Special Edition, six S Series displays, and the availability of and new colour for the XPS 15 2-in-1
- Two new arrivals on the XPS front – XPS 15, XPS 15 2-in-1
- Inspiron 24 5000, 27 7000 AIOs feature Intel 8th gen processors
- Dell S-series monitors available globally, prices start at $199.99
Dell has launched a new range of S Series displays, Inspiron AIOs, an improved XPS 15 notebook and a newly coloured variant of the XPS 15 2-in-1 convertible, all PCs being powered by Intel’s 8th Generation Core processors. All devices will be available a little later this month in the US and will be followed by a global release in the coming weeks.
The new XPS 15 laptop starts at $999.99 (approx. Rs 65,000) which is exactly the same price as that of the Inspiron 24 5000 AIO, while the Inspiron 27 7000 is available for a much cheaper price of $849.99 (approx. Rs 55,000). The Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 Special Edition and the Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 are both globally available for $1,299 (approx. Rs 84,500) with the S Series Monitors set for a launch for a starting price of $199.99 (approx. Rs 13,000). The Inspiron 22 and 24 3000 AIOs are the cheapest of the computing bunch with a starting price tag of $399.99 (approx. Rs 26,000).
Dell XPS 15: Price and availability
Dell XPS 15 packs the latest 6-core 8th Generation Intel Core processors and up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti graphics. The laptop sports an 15.6-inch UltraSharp 4K Ultra HD InfinityEdge touch display. Other features include Windows Hello log-in, fingerprint reader integrated into the power button, Thunderbolt 3 with four lanes of PCI Express and a HDMI 2.0 port. Dell XPS 15 will be available for pre-order on April 16 on Dell’s website in the US. Price starts at $999.99.
Dell XPS 15 2-in-1: Price and availability
Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 has a 15-inch InfinityEdge 4K display and the laptop is 16 mm thin. Dell also launched a new brushed onyx color option for XPS 15 2-in-1 in addition to the original silver colour option. The onyx colour model will be available in select countries starting May 2018 on Dell’s website as well as BestBuy, and in select Best Buy stores. Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 is priced starting at $1,299.99.
“We pride ourselves on always bringing the latest innovation to consumers and iterating when new advancements are made available,” said Ray Wah, senior vice president and general manager, Dell Consumer and Small Business Product Group. “We couldn’t be more excited with the beautiful designs, cinematic experiences and enhanced performance our new consumer portfolio brings customers.”
Inspiron Special Edition and All-in-One series
The Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 gets a new Special Edition black coloured variant that now features a Core i7 processor with NVIDIA MX130 GPU and 16GB of DDR4 RAM. The devices packs in a 4K Ultra HD display with full Dell Active Pen support for seamless touch controls.
Another device in 7000 series in the new Inspiron 27 7000 All-in-one which offers NVIDIA GTX 1050 GPU coupled with the most recent 8th-gen Intel Core processors. The AIO sports a 27-inch 4K Ultra HD InfinityEdge display with minimum bezels on three sides except for the bottom chin. In its highest configuration, the Inspiron 27 7000 AIO will pack a 1TB HDD, a 256GB SSD and Windows Mixed Reality Ultra DDR4 memory.
The relatively cheaper Inspiron 24 5000 packs a smaller 23.8-inch InfinityEdge display with similar configurations as to that of Inspiron 7000 series but instead of a 4K display, the machine features a Full HD screen. Users can still conveniently log in to Windows Hello using the optical IR camera or Cortana’s voice recognition feature.
Coming off as the most affordable All-in-one machines in the lineup are the Inspiron 22 and 24 3000 AIOs which is designed for entertainment and basic computing offering up to 16GB of onboard storage, DDR4 RAM, and GeForce MX110 GPU. Designed in Black and White colour options, the AIO display offers a premium look with edge-to-edge 21.5-inch and 23.8-inch FHD IPS display that offers wide-angle viewing. There are built-in speakers with Dell CinemaSound support for an ultimate entertainment experience in a cheaper form.
Dell S Series Monitors
Dell has launched three varieties of edge-to-edge monitors in sizes of 23-inch, 24-inch and 27-inch all of which feature dual HDMI ports and a pair of 5W speakers that are finely tuned by Dell’s CinemaSound and Waves MaxxAudio technologies. The S Series monitors will be available for a starting price of $199 (approx. Rs 13,000) all the way to $329.99 (approx. Rs 21,500).
While the Inspiron 27 7000 and 24 5000 AIOs will be exclusively made available in China starting April 17, all other variants, as well as the new XPS 15 lineup, will start selling in the US. The S Series monitors are currently available globally on the company’s official website.