Dell Adamo XPS Ultra-thin/13.4-inch Laptop Review

Dell : has recently launched Dell’s premium high-end ultraportable Dell Adamo XPS Laptop that is one of the thinnest laptop in the world which is slim, thin, lightweight, and sports a 13-inch form factor with excellent build quality.

Measuring 9.99mm or just four-tenths of an inch, the Dell Adamo XPS laptop set new standards for craftsmanship, design and engineering excellence.

The Dell Adamo XPS ultra-thin laptop is a stunning laptop whose design provides a unique experience. With the swipe of a finger, the keyboard appears from under the display as the system is open.

The feature set challenged engineers to build the latest technology into a compact space, including:

4GB DDR3 800 memory
Intel Core 2 Duo (1.4Ghz) ultra-low voltage processor
Thin 128GB SSD for faster, cooler, quieter and more durable storage than traditional hard drives
A 13.4-inch high-definition display
The Dell Adamo XPS laptop also includes Gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi 802.11n, and Bluetooth wireless connectivity and extra accessories bundled with the Adamo XPS include a USB-to-Ethernet adapter, 500GB external drive, and a DisplayPort to DVI adapter, and a USB-connected optical drive.

The attention to detail is apparent in the black, jewelry box-like packaging that is as striking as the laptop itself.

A tug on a cloth loop reveals the Dell Adamo XPS ultra-thin laptop and assorted accessories that accompany the system.

The Dell Adamo XPS laptop was recently recognized as the hottest Windows 7 product by leading technology analyst Rob Enderle with Digital Trends.

Adamo, is derived from the Latin word meaning “to fall in love,” is a flagship in a line of products created to disrupt the personal computing space with the combination of new design aesthetics, personalization choices and sought-after technologies.

The Adamo XPS by Dell brand was launched last March with the first Adamo laptop, which combined high-performance technologies in a finely-machined aluminum case only .65-inch thick.

“Our engineers and designers are breaking new ground and throwing away the old rules with the introduction of Adamo XPS,” said Alex Gruzen, senior vice president of Dell consumer products. “We think the Adamo XPS will inspire an emotional connection with anyone who sees it.”

Dell Adamo XPS Specifications :

  • Intel Core 2 Duo SU9400 1.4-GHz
  • 4GB DDR3 RAM
  • 256GB SSD
  • 500Gb External HDD
  • Super-thin 13.4” 16:9 (High Definition; 720p) WLED display (1366×768)
  • Metallic key cap, full-size keyboard
  • Intel GMA X4500 Graphics Chipset
  • 2 x USB Ports
  • Integrated 2MP webcam and integrated mono digital microphone
  • External DVD Writer
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wireless LAN
  • DisplayPort, 2 USB 2.0 and headphone connector.
  • 10/100 via external dongle
  • Bluetooth 2.1, 802.11n (3×3)
  • All Aluminum Exterior
  • Full Size Keyboard
  • Windows 7 Premium OS
  • Up to 2 hours 36 min battery life using Li-lithium ion cells, 20 Whr
  • Dim – 13.39 x 10.71 inches.
  • Weight – 1.45-kg

Price and Availability

The pencil-thin Dell Adamo XPS is available in India for the price of Rs. 1,49,499 with Microsoft Windows 7 pre-installed.