Latest Dell laptop news

Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 revealed at CES, coming in Spring

Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 revealed at CES, coming in Spring

By Stuart Miles

Dell has announced the launch of a new laptop at the start of CES. The new Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 will be a 15-inch version of its 2-in-1 model already available.The new model will go on sale in the UK and US in spring starting at $1,299. As with other 2-in-1... Read more

Dell's latest laptop wirelessly charges, but there's a catch

Dell's latest laptop wirelessly charges, but there's a catch

By Elyse Betters

Dell's new device is "the world's first" wirelessly charging laptop.Called the Dell Latitude 7285, it's a detachable 2-in-1 hybrid with a 12-inch display. It actually debuted at CES 2017 earlier this year, but now it's finally available to buy. If you're... Read more

Dell unveils XPS 13 2-in-1 laptop at CES 2017

Dell unveils XPS 13 2-in-1 laptop at CES 2017

By Max Langridge

We only caught our first glimpse of the XPS 13 2-in-1 laptop earlier today but Dell has used the first day of CES to officially unveil the new model. The XPS 13 2-in-1 actually has four usable modes: laptop, tablet, stand and tent and Dell claims it's... Read more

This is the first official image of the Dell XPS 13 2-in-1

This is the first official image of the Dell XPS 13 2-in-1

By Max Langridge

Dell has already confirmed it would be releasing a new 2-in-1 version of the XPS 13 this year and it should be officially unveiled at CES 2017 this week. Fortunately, we already know what it will look like thanks to a leaked image on Dell's Canadian website.... Read more

Dell Stack would combine all Windows 10 computing experiences into one mobile device

Dell Stack would combine all Windows 10 computing experiences into one mobile device

By Max Langridge

A Venture Beat report from Evan Blass, the often reliable Twitter tipster, has laid out alleged plans for a Dell/Intel partnership to create a Windows 10 ecosystem of products. Windows 10 Mobile review: A new hope? Blass says the two companies started... Read more

Dell made its own Surface Studio-like PC with dual screens and a Dial

Dell made its own Surface Studio-like PC with dual screens and a Dial

By Elyse Betters

One week after Microsoft showed up Apple by unveiling a touchscreen, foldable, drafting-table-like PC for creatives, Dell has teased that it made a similar all-in-one machine, and it even comes with a Dial-like input device.At the Adobe MAX conference,... Read more

Dell’s 2016 XPS 13 arrives with new Rose Gold finish

Dell’s 2016 XPS 13 arrives with new Rose Gold finish

By Max Langridge

Dell’s XPS 13 laptop has always been a serious competitor to Apple’s MacBook Air and the latest version comes in a new Apple-like Rose Gold colour finish. One of our favourite features of the previous version, the virtually borderless display, makes... Read more

Now Dell is hiking prices for all its products due to Brexit

Now Dell is hiking prices for all its products due to Brexit

By Elyse Betters

If you want to buy a Dell laptop, you better get it now.Mere days after OnePlus responded to the recent drop in value of the British Pound by raising the price of its OnePlus 3 smartphone, Dell has now confirmed to The Register that it too will increase... Read more

Dell XPS 15 adds infinity display for 2016 model, XPS 13 sees power bump

Dell XPS 15 adds infinity display for 2016 model, XPS 13 sees power bump

By Mike Lowe

In 2014 Dell introduced its infinity display: a near edge-to-edge screen with minimal bezel, as found on the XPS 13 laptop. It not only looked gorgeous but helped to keep the form factor down. Now, for the 2016 range its the turn of the larger XPS 15... Read more

Dell Chromebook 13 announced: Intel Core i5, 12-hour battery, business secure and more

Dell Chromebook 13 announced: Intel Core i5, 12-hour battery, business secure and more

By Luke Edwards

Dell has teamed up with Google to create its latest Chromebook 13. The plan was to create a sleek design that's powerful enough for business use.The design is aimed at the premium end with a carbon fibre weave cover, magnesium alloy palm rest and aluminium... Read more

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 Series 2-in-1 debuts at Computex

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 Series 2-in-1 debuts at Computex

By Rik Henderson

Dell has announced an addition to its Inspiron 7000 Series range that embraces the tablet age with a 2-in-1 design.The Dell Inspiron 13 7000 Series 2-in-1 is a Windows 8.1 laptop come tablet device with a 13.3-inch touchscreen display that can rotate... Read more

Dell joins alliance to ditch the cord, offer wireless charging for laptops

Dell joins alliance to ditch the cord, offer wireless charging for laptops

By Jake Smith

Dell is trying to regain significant market share in the PC market after a few struggling years, and it's hoping that joining a new alliance will help shake things up. The now-private company announced on Thursday it has joined the Alliance for Wireless... Read more

Alienware will ship its X51 Steam Machine in September

Alienware will ship its X51 Steam Machine in September

By Jake Smith

Alienware plans to launch its Steam Machine in September, the company announced at Valve's Steam Dev Days developer summit on Wednesday. Alienware, which is owned by Dell, is one of the first companies to partner with Valve to create a SteamOS game.Alienware... Read more

Alienware X51 Steam Machine announced at CES 2014

Alienware X51 Steam Machine announced at CES 2014

By Luke Edwards

During CES, Alienware has announced it will be working with Valve to create the first Alienware Steam Machine.While details are scarce at this stage Dell subsidiary Alienware has said that it will be creating a gaming machine that remains small, like... Read more

Dell compares itself to Skype, Dropbox, and other startups in first ad since going private

Dell compares itself to Skype, Dropbox, and other startups in first ad since going private

By Elyse Betters

Dell's now private, and it has a fresh, sentimental advertisement to show people just how its humble beginnings will undoubtedly help shape the company in the new year and beyond.The buyout of Dell Computers by its founder Michael Dell and the private... Read more

Dell's first Chromebook 11 is aimed at schools, launches in January

Dell's first Chromebook 11 is aimed at schools, launches in January

By Luke Edwards

Dell is joining the likes of HP and Asus in the Chromebook market come January 2014 in the US and UK. Its first device, the Chromebook 11, is aimed at school teachers, students and administrators, at a low price of £159/$300 for the 2GB of RAM system.While... Read more

Dell 4K monitor at 24-inches with 3840 x 2160 resolution now available for $1,399

Dell 4K monitor at 24-inches with 3840 x 2160 resolution now available for $1,399

By Luke Edwards

The age of 4K is well and truly upon us with TVs available to buy, tablets on their way, and Sony spearheading content downloads. Now a 24-inch monitor with 4K resolution, called UltraSharp 24, has been revealed by Dell.READ: Sony's 4K video download... Read more

Dell responds after customers claim laptop smells like 'cat urine'

Dell responds after customers claim laptop smells like 'cat urine'

By Jake Smith

Several Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook users have reported their machine having the "smell of cat urine." A lengthy support thread dating back to August surfaced on Dell's website, creating a bit of Wednesday afternoon hilarity among the tech community. "The... Read more

It's official: Dell goes private, completes transaction

It's official: Dell goes private, completes transaction

By Elyse Betters

Dell just announced that it has completed its go-private transaction, and is now a private company.Michael Dell, Dell's founder, chairman and CEO, and Silver Lake Partners, a leading global technology investment firm, have officially acquired Dell. Dell... Read more

Dell XPS 15, 13, 11 updates bring UltraSharp displays, Haswell power

Dell XPS 15, 13, 11 updates bring UltraSharp displays, Haswell power

By Chris Hall

Dell has announced refreshes to its XPS line of Ultrabooks, with the XPS 15 is getting a 3600 x 1800 resolution display, hardware updates for the XPS 13 and formal announcement of the XPS 11. Starting at the top, the Dell XPS 15 is a powerhouse, with... Read more

It's official: Dell gets regulatory approval to go private

It's official: Dell gets regulatory approval to go private

By Elyse Betters

Dell has just announced that it has completed all of its pre-merger regulatory clearances, meaning the deal to go private in 2014 is now done and official.The clearances were for the consummation of the merger transaction in which Michael Dell, Dell’s... Read more

Dell reports Q2 earnings, with profits falling 72 per cent ahead of potential buyout

Dell reports Q2 earnings, with profits falling 72 per cent ahead of potential buyout

By Jake Smith

Longtime computer manufacturer Dell has produced some struggling Q2 earnings, ahead of a vote by the board to decide whether the company goes private or not.Dell announced on Thursday a not-too-shabby $14.5 billion in revenue for the quarter (flat from... Read more

Gorilla Glass coming to touch-enabled laptops, Dell already on board

Gorilla Glass coming to touch-enabled laptops, Dell already on board

By Stuart Miles

Corning, the chaps who make your phone screen tougher than a tough thing trying to be tough, have released yet another tough product, this time for touch-enabled laptops.Called Gorilla Glass NBT, Corning presumably seeing a rise in Windows 8 touch-enabled... Read more

Alienware launches new-look laptops, Haswell processors in tow

Alienware launches new-look laptops, Haswell processors in tow

By Hunter Skipworth

Alienware has given its entire product range a redesign both inside and out, launching new-look laptops and desktops with Intel Haswell processors and Nvidia 7-series GPUs.The new Alienware 14, 17 and 18 laptops all feature brushed-aluminium clamshell... Read more

Dell XPS 11 convertible Ultrabook official

Dell XPS 11 convertible Ultrabook official

By Hunter Skipworth

Rumours of a smaller Dell XPS convertible Ultrabook have turned out to be true. The just-announced Dell XPS 11 will be the smallest laptop in the XPS line-up and should sit only slightly bigger than some tablets.It features a Quad HD 2560 x 1440 resolution... Read more

Dell XPS range refreshed, new Ultrabook, all-in-one and desktop

Dell XPS range refreshed, new Ultrabook, all-in-one and desktop

By Hunter Skipworth

Dell has launched an updated version of its XPS 12, XPS 27 all-in-one and XPS 8500 desktop. The new XPS devices all come with Intel's just-announced Haswell processors and, for the laptops, bigger batteries and NFC.The XPS 12 will now allegedly last up... Read more

Dell XPS 11 to take on Lenovo Yoga

Dell XPS 11 to take on Lenovo Yoga

By Stuart Miles

Dell plans to launch a new laptop-come-tablet called the XPS 11 later this year that will feature a hinged keyboard, letting it fold back on itself in a way similar to the Lenovo Yoga, an exec for the company has confirmed.Talking to The Wall Street... Read more

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook now available in Full HD 1080p

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook now available in Full HD 1080p

By Jake Smith

When we reviewed the Dell XPS 13 in April of last year, we were quite the fans. The now private company Dell wants to continue expanding on the powerful ultrabook by increasing the screen resolution for the pixel junkies in the crowd. Announced at CES... Read more

Dell buyout goes through, Microsoft now partner

Dell buyout goes through, Microsoft now partner

By Stuart Miles

Dell has announced that it has gone private, buying back the stock from shareholders at $13.65 a share in a transaction worth $24.4 billion.The price represents a premium of 25 per cent over Dell’s closing share price of $10.88 on 11 January, the last... Read more

Microsoft to participate in Dell buyout with $1bn-$3bn investment

Microsoft to participate in Dell buyout with $1bn-$3bn investment

By Jake Smith

Following recent rumours that Texas-based PC manufacturer Dell is set to remove itself from public trade and go private as a company, a new report says Microsoft is looking to help with the buyout. According to CNBC's David Faber, Redmond-based Microsoft... Read more

Dell going private? Stock soars on back of rumours

Dell going private? Stock soars on back of rumours

By Jake Smith

Texas-based PC manufacturer Dell is set to remove itself from public trade and go private with the assistance of private equity firms, according to sources in the know. Bloomberg reports that the change is being sought after the company lost a third... Read more

Dell updates Inspiron laptops, goes thinner and longer

Dell updates Inspiron laptops, goes thinner and longer

By Jake Smith

Dell has introduced its new line of Inspiron laptops at CES 2013, promising improved battery life and performance in a thinner form factor.The Inspiron 15 and 17 feature 15 and 17-inch screens respectively, and offer the choice of Intel's i3, i5, and... Read more

Dell launches XPS Duo 12: Flip screen Windows 8 laptop

Dell launches XPS Duo 12: Flip screen Windows 8 laptop

By Hunter Skipworth

Alongside a touch screen version of the XPS One 27 and the new Windows RT based XPS 10, Dell has also announced the flip screen XPS Duo 12. Looking like a much plusher sequel to the Inspiron Duo, the flip screen computer-come-tablet runs a full version... Read more

Dell Inspiron 15R, 17R laptops and 14z ultrabook hands-on pictures

Dell Inspiron 15R, 17R laptops and 14z ultrabook hands-on pictures

By Danny Brogan

Dell has officially unveiled three new additions to its Inspiron range and Pocket-lint has been able to get a little sneak peak at what's on offer. Citing students as its target audience, Dell has added the Inspiron 15R  and 17R laptops (not to be confused... Read more

Alienware M14x, M17x, and M18 get Ivy Bridge and GeForce refresh

Alienware M14x, M17x, and M18 get Ivy Bridge and GeForce refresh

By Stuart Miles

Dell has announced that it is refreshing the M14x, M17x and M18 gaming laptops with new Nvidia GeForce and AMD Radeon HD graphics cards and Intel's new third-generation Ivy Bridge processors.The enhanced systems include: the M14x, the 3D-capable M17x,... Read more

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook now on sale

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook now on sale

By Paul Lamkin

The Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook is now on sale in the UK, adding another skinny contender to the ever-growing Ultrabook market.The 13-inc packs some impressive hardware - most notably the premium materials such as the aluminium lid, the carbonfibre base and... Read more

Alienware X51: Compact PC for gaming glory

Alienware X51: Compact PC for gaming glory

By Hunter Skipworth

Alienware has entered the compact desktop market with the Alienware X51. Just a fraction bigger than an Xbox 360, the new hardware packs a top end Nvidia graphics card and more than enough processor grunt to run the latest games.Conventional small desktop... Read more

Alienware teases new desktop, promises to be triumphant (video)

Alienware teases new desktop, promises to be triumphant (video)

By Chris Hall

It looks like Alienware is lining up to launch their next generation of gaming desktop, teasing with their Let Your Hero Out video.There isn't much to go on, but we can expect plenty of gaming power and breath-taking design for the new PC. The date given... Read more

Dell XPS 14z UK launch detailed

Dell XPS 14z UK launch detailed

By Paul Lamkin

It may not quite be an Ultrabook, but the Dell XPS 14z is definitely a svelte bit of kit and it's UK bound next month.This 14-inch laptop will come with Intel’s 2nd generation Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processor, a 1366x768 resolution display and optional... Read more

Dell Inspiron 14z guns for Ultrabook status, but isn't an Ultrabook

Dell Inspiron 14z guns for Ultrabook status, but isn't an Ultrabook

By Stuart Miles

Dell has unveiled the Inspiron 14z at IFA in Berlin, Germany, offering yet another thin "ultra-mobile laptop", but not an Ultrabook. Should we still get excited?Spotting that the important part of that model number is "z" the new laptop will come with... Read more

While Dell teases, CEO confirms XPS 15Z

While Dell teases, CEO confirms XPS 15Z

By Stuart Miles

Dell CEO and founder Michael Dell has put his foot in it again confirming the name of the company’s latest laptop – the Dell XPS 15z - and undoing a teaser campaign by the marketing department.The CEO tweeted:@MichaelDell: Dell XPS 15z Coming soon!... Read more

Alienware M18x and M14x official - gamers rejoice!

Alienware M18x and M14x official - gamers rejoice!

By Stuart Miles

Alienware has officially announced the launch of two new gaming laptops, just like we said it would, offering them up in 14- or 18-inch screen size flavours.Top of the pile is the Alienware M18x, which lays claim to the title of "most powerful 18-inch... Read more