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Dell XPS DUO 12

Dell XPS DUO 12
alaScore 84

10 reviews

Aug, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of Dell XPS DUO 12. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the keyboard and screen. The energy efficiency and portability get negative opinions.

screen, keyboard

portability, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Dell XPS DUO 12 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Richard Melville (t3.com)

Dell XPS 12 review

 

Is it a PC? Is it a tablet? No, it's, err, both. Oh, and it runs on the Windows 8 OS, too

Great keyboard ; Impressive screen ; Very powerful

Pure weight ; Chunky power supply

Feb, 2013

Expert review by: Hunter Skipworth (pocket-lint.com)

Dell XPS Duo 12 pictures and hands-on - Pocket-lint

 

While brief, taking Dell's XPS Duo 12 for a spin was definitely fun. The Duo combines tablet and laptop by using a rotating screen which flips over. Unlike

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Dell XPS Duo 12

 

Dell's take on the premium Windows 8 convertible is a winner.

1080p IPS screen, Premium materials throughout, Innovative flip-screen system, Good, backlit keyboard, Flexible, powerful specs, Great speakers

No SD card slot, No pressure-sensitive stylus, Relatively heavy

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: expertreviews.co.uk (expertreviews.co.uk)

Dell XPS Duo 12 review

 

Dell reworks its spinning-screen Inspiron Duo into something special

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: moinluhar (mouthshut.com)

Dell XPS Duo 12

 

Very nice, compact 12.5" laptop. Touchscreen is responsive and has a full size keyboard. The keyboard separates this from the Microsoft Surface and many other conversion products, which have small, abnormal keyboards. Overall, the laptop is fast and...

Jun, 2015

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3

Configuration

Convertible: Yes
DVD Writer: No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Flash Hard Drive / Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:3 in 1 Card Reader
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Surface:Gloss
HD type:Full HD
LED Backlight:Edge LED
LED Technology:Edge LED
Touchscreen:Multi Touch
True Resolution:Full HD

General Features

Convertible: Yes
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 8 / Windows 8 Pro
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):HD GPU / HD GRAPH. 4000 / HD GRAPH. 4400 / HD Graphics 4000 / HD Graphics 4400

Graphics

Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12
On-board graphics adapter ID:0xA16

Keyboard

Keyboard backlit: Yes

Networking

4G: No

Ports & interfaces

Total number of SATA connectors:4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
USB Sleep-and-Charge: Yes
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:QS77 / Unknown
Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Processor:Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ® / Intel®
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Haswell
Processor Number:I5-3317U / I5-3337U / I5-4200U / I7-3537U / I7-4500U
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-4200 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel TSX-NI: Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor package size:40

Security

Password protection: Yes