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Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013)

Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013)
alaScore 90

21 reviews

Dec, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews of Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013). The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Many are critical about the price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell XPS 2720 27-Inch Touchscreen All-in-One Desktop (Black) - (Intel Core i7-4790S, 8 GB RAM, 2 TB Plus 32 GB SSD, NVIDIA 750M, 2 GB Dedicated GraphiDell XPS 2720 27-Inch Touchscreen All-in-One Desktop (Black) - (Intel Core i7-4790S, 8 GB RAM, 2 TB Plus 32 GB SSD, NVIDIA 750M, 2 GB Dedicated Graphi

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Dell XPS 27 / 2720 (2013) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on Amazon.com.

67% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell XPS 2720 All in One Touch INTEL:I7-4770S 3.10G 16GB/ 2TB/7200RPMDell XPS 2720 All in One Touch INTEL:I7-4770S 3.10G 16GB/ 2TB/7200RPM

Dec, 2018

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Brian Westover (pcmag.com)

Dell XPS 27 Touch All-in-One (2720)

 

The Dell XPS 27 Touch All-in-One (2720) all-in-one desktop updates the best Windows 8 PC around with Intel's latest hardware, and comes up a winner.

Solid performance, thanks to fourth-generation Intel CPU and the latest Nvidia graphics. Spacious storage. Thunderbolt port for speedy storage and displays. Great looking touch display. Good sound. Well-made peripherals included. Has a full-year McAfee...

No Blu-ray. USB ports aren't easily distinguished.

Though the improvements are iterative, the new Dell XPS 27 Touch All-in-One (2720) impresses us with all the same details that made us fall in love with the previous XPS 27, and a boost in performance thanks to a new fourth-generation Intel Core i7...

Jul, 2013

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

Dell XPS 2720 review

 

It's very expensive but this all-in-one PC is the perfect home, work and entertainment hybrid

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Paul Monckton (techadvisor.co.uk)

Dell XPS 2720 review

 

Dell's stunning XPS 2720 is an immensely powerful, feature rich all-in-one PC that is a serious contender to Apple's iMac in performance and its feature list.

The Dell XPS 2720 is undeniably expensive, but delivers incredible performance, excellent features and offers a truly awesome 27in Adobe RGB touchscreen display. Next-day in-home support from Dell will make a huge difference to those relying on their...

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Brian Westover (itreviews.co.uk)

Dell XPS 27 Touch All-in-One (2720)

 

The Dell XPS 27 Touch All-in-One (2720) all-in-one desktop updates the best Windows 8 PC around with Intel's latest hardware, and comes up a winner.

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Waves MaxxAudio 4 / Waves MaxxAudio Pro
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y / Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes
RMS rated power:20

Certificates

Certification:CECP
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Cable lock slot: Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Color of product:Black / Black, Silver / Grey
Product color:Black, Silver

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Detachable display:N / No
Display Diagonal:27
Display Resolution:2560 x 1440
Display surface:Matt
Full HD:No / Yes
HD type:Full HD / Wide Quad HD
LED backlight: Yes
Multi-touch: Yes
Panel type:IPS
Pixel Pitch:0.00878 x 0.00878 / 0.00917 x 0.00917
Screen shape:Flat
Touch screen: Yes
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen:Y / Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:3.6 / 3.60
AC adapter power:235 / 260

Graphics

CUDA: Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 2048
Discrete graphics adapter model:No / NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M / NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3 / GDDR5
Graphics adapter memory type:GDDR5
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.7 / 1.74 / 2
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
NVIDIA G-SYNC:N
NVIDIA GameWorks VR:N
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.1 / 11.2/12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100 / 1200
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x412 / 412
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4600 / Intel® HD Graphics 4600
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.0 / 4.3

Memory

Internal memory:16 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 8
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory form factor:DIMM/SO-DIMM
Memory layout:1 x 16 / 1 x 2 + 1 x 4 / 1 x 8 / 2 x 2 / 2 x 4 / 2 x 8
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 16 / 1 x 2 + 1 x 4 / 1 x 8 / 2 x 2 / 2 x 4 / 2 x 8
Memory slots:2
Memory slots type:DIMM / SO-DIMM

Multimedia

Built-in camera: Yes
Camera Resolution:1920 x 1080
Total megapixels:2 / 2.07

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, 802.11a / 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac

Operational Conditions

Operating altitude:-598.4 - 120000
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):0 - 95 / 10 - 95
Storage relative humidity range:0 - 95 / 10 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 65

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:CD, DVD / DVD, CD
LightScribe: No
Optical drive interface:SATA
Optical Drive Type:Blu-Ray DVD Combo / Blu-Ray ROM / Blu-Ray RW / DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL / DVD-RW / DVD±RW

Other Features

Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-d, VT-x / VT-x, VT-d
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-d,VT-x / VT-x,VT-d
Solid-state drive capacity:32
Solid-state drive interfaces:mSATA
Storage drive interface:microSATA, Serial ATA III / mSATA, SATA / mSATA, Serial ATA III / SATA / Serial ATA III

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled:No / Yes
AC adapter included:N / Y / Yes
Bundled software:Cyberlink Media Suite Essentials DVD / McAfee LiveSafe
Cables included:AC
Drivers included: Yes
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Manual: Yes
Mouse included:N / Yes
Power cord included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

BIOS password: Yes
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Placement supported:Horizontal / Vertical
Product type:PC
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
FireWire 800: No
HDMI ports quantity:1 / 2
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Mini DisplayPort quantity:1
Mini DisplayPorts quantity:1
S/PDIF out port:No / Yes
Thunderbolt ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:6
USB 3.0 ports quantity:6

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:3.6 / 3.60
AC adapter power:235 / 260
Autonomy mode:N / No

Processor

64-bit computing: Yes
Bus type:DMI / DMI2 / QPI
Chipset:Intel H77 Express / Intel H87 / Intel HM77 Express / Intel HM87
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
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 / DDR3-SDRAM,DDR3L-SDRAM
Memory voltage supported by processor:1.5
Motherboard chipset:Intel H77 Express / Intel H87 / Intel HM77 Express / Intel HM87
Number of QPI links:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 / 1x8+2x4, 1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor:i5-4430S / i5-4440S / i5-4460S / i7-4770 / i7-4770S / i7-4790S
Processor boost frequency:3.2 / 3.3 / 3.4 / 3.9 / 4
Processor cache:6 / 8
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor code:SR149 / SR14H / SR14M / SR1QM / SR1QQ
Processor codename:Haswell
Processor cores:4
Processor family:4th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 4th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i5-4xxx / Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor frequency:2.7 / 2.8 / 2.9 / 3.1 / 3.2 / 3.4
Processor lithography:22
Processor model:i5-4430S / i5-4440S / i5-4460S / i7-4770 / i7-4770S / i7-4790S
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i5-4400 Desktop series / Intel Core i7-4700 Desktop series
Processor socket:Socket H3 (LGA 1150)
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:C0
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Tcase:71.35 / 72.72
Thermal Design Power (TDP):65 / 84

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID:No / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:No / Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel HD Graphics:Y / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-d, VT-x
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y / Yes
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):Y / Yes
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics: No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y / Yes
Intel® OS Guard:Y / Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:75037 / 75040 / 75122 / 75124 / 80808 / 80818
Processor code:SR149 / SR14H / SR14M / SR1QM / SR1QQ
Processor package size:37.5 / 37.5 x 37.5
Scalability:1S
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0 / AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2013C / PCG 2013D

Software

Bundled software:Cyberlink Media Suite Essentials DVD / McAfee LiveSafe
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 10 Home / Windows 10 Pro / Windows 8 / Windows 8 Pro / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 Pro
Operating system language:English
Trial software:McAfee LiveSafe / McAfee LiveSafe, Microsoft Office / Microsoft Office / Office, McAfee

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDXC / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDXC, xD / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, SDXC / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, SDXC, xD / Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, SD, SDHC, xD / MMC, MS PRO, Memory Stick (MS), SD, SDHC, SDXC / MMC, MS PRO, Memory Stick (MS), SD, SDHC, SDXC, xD / SDXC, SD, MMC, Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, xD, SDHC
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 2000
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA III
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:32
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache type:SSD
Number of hard drives installed:1 / 2
Number of SSDs installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1 / 2
Solid-state drive capacity:32 / 64
Solid-state drive interface:M-SATA / Micro Serial ATA / mSATA
Solid-state drive interfaces:M-SATA / Micro Serial ATA / mSATA
Storage drive interface:mSATA, Serial ATA III / Serial ATA III
Storage media:HDD / HDD+SSD / Hybrid-HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1032 / 1064 / 2000 / 2032 / 2064

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.82 / 3.08 / 9.45 / 9.84
Depth (without stand):2.82 / 3.08
Height:19.3 / 19.4
Weight:28.2 / 35.3
Weight (without stand):28.2
Width:26.1
Width (without stand):26.1