Dell today raised the bar on computing with the announcement of the XPS 18, a design breakthrough that achieves a perfect blend of weight, large display size and performance in a thin, elegant and highly mobile design. With a huge 18.4-inch Full HD capacitive touch display, the XPS 18 opens up new possibilities in multimedia and casual gaming for families, yet is still easy to use thanks to its surprisingly light weight. In addition to its innovative design, the XPS 18 hits the much sought after sweet spot between mobile entertainment and desktop-level productivity, and dramatically redefines beliefs of what a PC can do.
“The XPS 18 will change the way people define and use a PC today,” said Kirk Schell, vice president, Consumer PC Group, Dell. “Everyone who uses it is shocked and amazed at how light it is and comfortable to use in a variety of settings. By combining the performance, versatility and space-saving design of a traditional AIO with an ultra-thin and light touch display and unmatched battery life, we’re giving customers a whole new computing experience that can go anywhere.”Personal and Professional Content Anytime, Anywhere As a bonus, the Dell Wyse PocketCloud application is pre-installed on the XPS 18, helping users build their own “personal cloud” and remotely manage personal and professional content. By combining PocketCloud with the portability of the XPS 18, mobile workers will be able to enjoy a brilliant multimedia experience with access to all of their apps and content from virtually anywhere. Availability and Pricing The XPS 18 will be available on Dell.com in the United States and in select countries in Europe on April 16, starting at $899.99. Tweet This Dell unveiled the XPS 18, the lightest and most portable AIO. www.dell.com/xps18 #XPS Create your own personal cloud using PocketCloud on Dell XPS 18 #PocketCloud #XPS About Dell Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) listens to customers and delivers innovative technology and services that give them the power to do more. For more information, visit www.dell.com. Dell and XPS are trademarks of Dell Inc. Dell disclaims any proprietary interest in the marks and names of others. i Weights vary depending on configuration and manufacturing variability. Starting at 4.85 lbs with optional SSD. ii Tested system equipped with 4GB memory, integrated Intel® HD Graphics 4000, Intel® Core™ i7-3537U , mSATA 256GB and Windows 8 Pro operating system. Based on testing using the Mobile Mark 2012 battery life benchmark test. For more information about this benchmark test, visit www.bapco.com. Test results should be used only to compare one product with another and are not a guarantee you will experience the same battery life. Battery life may be significantly less than the test results and varies depending on your product’s configuration, software, usage, operating conditions, power management settings and other factors. Maximum battery life will decrease with time and use.