Dell unveils the XPS 14z laptop
Dell today unveiled the XPS 14z laptop, one of the thinnest fully featured35.5 cm (14) laptops featuring an internal optical drive and discreet graphics option.Thelatest in a series of thin-and-powerfulsolutions from Dell, the XPS 14z delivers power that impresses and design that inspires. Professionals now can power through their day at work and kick back at night to take advantage of the system’s HD screen to watch movies or video.
A compact system that packs all the powerful features professionals want – and helps them look good in the process – the XPS 14z is available with 2nd-generation Intel® Core™ i5 and Core i7 processors, an HDWLED display for great entertainment experiences, a slot-load optical drive and NVIDIA® graphics option. The XPS 14z is ultra-portable with a stunning, compact design that measures in at less than 2.3 cm thin. The unique design also maximizes screen size, delivering a 35.5 cm (14)screen in a 33 cm (13)form factor.
The XPS 14z is the latestentrant in Dell’s portfolio of Thin + Powerful solutions, and the second such solution in the XPS family, joiningthe successful XPS 15z laptop. Dell’s Thin + Powerful solutions now include the Inspiron 13z laptop, and the Inspiron One all in one desktopthat are ideal solutions for parents and students, as well as the Vostro V131 laptopfor small businesses. All solutions are designed to deliver impressiveperformance in beautiful packages.
Get More: A 33.5 cm (14) Display in a 33 cm (13) Body
Well-designed and well-built, the XPS 14z is the classic example of style and substance. Customers will get more with this laptop: more screen size, and surprising portability for such a fully-loaded laptop.
The 35.5 cm (14) HD display easily fits into a 33 cm (13) laptop form factor – all while offering 10 percent more viewing area than a 33.8 cm (13.3) display. And starting at just 1.98 kg , less than 2.3 cm thin, and up to 6 hours and 42 minutes of battery life , it has the easy portability of a 33 cm (13) laptop too. The XPS 14z’s uncompromising power helps busy professionals achieve their personal and professional pursuits – and look good while doing it. The XPS 14z is visually striking, with a slim yet powerful form synonymous with innovation. Its anodized-aluminum finish is stylish and sophisticated, and the latch-less design is simple, yet elegant.
“The XPS 14z delivers what professionals want – raw power paired with a stunning, sophisticated design that signals ‘I’ve arrived’,” said Mr. P. Krishnakumar, Executive Director – Marketing, Consumer and SMB, Dell India. He further added,“The XPS 14z is specifically engineered to help our customers do more in their personal and professional lives – and it advances our industry-leading vision for thin and powerful solutions that deliver performance without compromise. With the XPS 14z, our challenge was to build a laptop that provided customers with the performance and portability that they need, with the design and finish they desire.”
Dell XPS laptopwith Windows 7 operating system also come with the Dell Stage user interface, which offers one-click access to your favorite content including music, photos and video. SyncUP powered by Nero can keep content and personal information synched with other Stage-enabled Dell PCs and mobile devices within ahome Wi-Fi network.
- One of the thinnest (less than 2.3 cm) laptop PCs with Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium; anodized aluminum and magnesium alloy palmrest in dark gray
- 2nd-generation Intel® Core™ i5 and Core™ i7 Dual Core processor choices
- 35.5 cm (14) Standard HD (720p) WLED with TrueLife™ and edge-to-edge glass (1366×768)
- Fast NVIDIA® graphics option including NVIDIA® Optimus™ technology:
- o NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 520M with 1GB graphics memory
- 4GB dual channel DDR3 up to 8GB DDR3 1333Mhz memory options
- Fast 7200RPM hard disk storage, from 500GB up to 750GB
- Built-in Slot load DVD +/- RW (reads & writes to CD/DVD)
- Backlit, spill-resistant Chiclet-style keyboard
- Built-in Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230 802.11 A/G/N and Bluetooth 3.0 wireless connectivity
- Intel Wireless Display-ready
- Up to 6 hours and 42 minutesof battery life with 8-cell battery
- USB 3.0 (1), USB 2.0 (1), HDMI 1.4 (1), RJ-45 (1), Mini Display-Port and microphone/audio connectors
- Built-in 1.3MP HD Webcam with dual array digital microphones and stereo speakers
- Next generation Dell Stage software for fast, easy access to content like music, videos and photos
- Dimensions: Height: less than 2.3cm / Width: 33.5 cm / Depth 23.4 cm; Weight: starting at 1.98 kg(4.36lbs)
Availability and Pricing:
The XPS 14z is available at Rs. 66,900/-through www.Dell.co.in, Dell Exclusive retail stores, and authorized partners nationwide.