Built from one aluminum plate to ensure maximum durability, this is the Dell XPS9560-7001SLV-PUS, a premium ultrabook from the popular Dell XPS family. Many people say that its display and characteristics are similar to Macbook Pro. Well, it also has a high performance and plus the easiness of expanding the hardware.
Dell XPS9560-7001SLV-PUS comes and equipped with a 7th generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor which has quad core, base frequency of 2.8GHz with turbo up to 3.8 GHz and 6 megabytes of cache. This is not a mid-range CPU, but it is equal to mid to high end desktop processors. So, it will handle every program you’ll run, every job you’ll process on it, no matter the size.
The system memory installed into XPS9560-7001SLV is a 16 GB of DDR4-2400MHz. This is adequate for this laptop to run heavy programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, CAD, VM software and also processing large data sets without any problem. However, Dell gives an option for those who need more memory by adding the size up to 32GB through an extra memory slot.
The Storage capacity is plentiful as well. A high capacity 512-gigabyte PCI-Express Solid State Drive has come with this ultrabook. This is faster and more reliable than the traditional HDD. And the capacity is big enough although it is just half of modern HDD laptop. Well, it is good news for the user since they will enjoy the best out of both important things; high speed and high capacity.
Note: this is a PCI-Express SSD, not an ordinary SATA3 SSD. This type is capable to reach the read speed up to 3-4 times faster compare to the traditional solid state drives.
XPS9560-7001SLV-PUS also comes with a dedicated graphics card. Perhaps one would never have guessed that this thin laptop is equipped with a dedicated, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050. More specifically, this is a 4GB GDDR5 model. So while you’re playing games or doing heavy 3D rendering or watching 4K content, you’ll benefit from this graphics card and can do it all smoothly.
To complement the GeForce graphics card, the Dell XPS also comes with a superior quality display, a 15.6 “4K Ultra HD InfinityEdge touchscreen display. It also features stunning 3840 × 2160 resolution, scratch resistant Gorilla Corning Glass. This is the only one which is installed on laptops with 100% min. Adobe RGB. In addition, the installed Adobe PremierColor will automatically adjust every program, web page, video and image to better show true color at all times.
Dell 9560-7001SLV-PUS has a wide series of I/O options. Here they are :
• 1 x Thunderbolt
• 2 x USB 3.0
• 1 x HDMI-out
• 1 x COMBO audio jack
• 1 x SD/XC/HC card reader
For staying connected to the internet, there are some options : Premium Killer 1535 wireless card (2×2 802.11ac) and built-in Bluetooth. It can also connected through Ethernet cable by using adapter which connected to the Thunderbolt port.
Dell XPS9560-7001SLV-PUS is a 15.6″ device with a dedicated video card and surprisingly that its weight is almost the same with similar model. It has a weight of 3.9 pounds only and dimension of 9.3 x 14.1 x 0.66 inches. It’s very perfect for traveling professionals and businessmen alike because this is a slim and lightweight laptop. The battery life is not as long as the fantastic 13.3″ XPS model which has battery life up to 13 hours. However, a full charge battery can support at least 8 hours before it needs to be recharged again.
All in all, it is safe to say that Dell XPS9560-7001SLV-PUS is a largely great laptop. Dell have successfully compacted high-performance hardware options into a stylish ultrabook. It is suitable for traveling software/design/engineering professionals, visual artists and businessmen who are looking an unrivaled high performance in a stylish design.
|Processor||Intel Core i7-7700HQ/Quad Core/2.8GHz /6MB|
|RAM||16 GB of DDR4-2400MHz|
|Storage||512-gigabyte PCI-Express Solid State Drive|
|Graphics Processor||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050|
|Display||15.6 "4K Ultra HD InfinityEdge touchscreen display with 3840 × 2160 resolution and scratch resistant Gorilla Corning Glass|
|Interfaces||•1 x Thunderbolt
•2 x USB 3.0
•1 x HDMI-out
•1 x COMBO audio jack
•1 x SD/XC/HC card reader
|Communications||•Killer 1535 wireless card (2×2 802.11ac)
|Battery Life||up to 8 hours|
|Dimension||14.1 x 9.3 x 0.66 inches|
|Operating System||Windows 10|
|Pros||Dell XPS9560-7001SLV-PUS is a largely great laptop. Ready for traveling software/design/engineering professionals, visual artists and businessmen. It is also capable for gaming.|