Smart Power Management - Long media marathons are no problem with smart power management that helps extend battery life when you need it. NVIDIA Optimus technology automatically optimizes your battery life while maintaining the graphics performance you expect - completely, seamlessly and transparently - whether you're watching an HD movie, surfing the web, or playing a 3D game.
Mind-Blowing Audio - XPS laptops are designed to be the loudest, clearest and cleanest laptops on the planet. High-fidelity JBL speakers and Waves MaxxAudio 3 technology produce rich, full sound that delivers booming bass and razor-sharp clarity to your favorite movies, music and games.
Treat your ears with up to 22W of peak audio performance on the XPS 17. Using the same award-winning Waves algorithms heard on hit records, major motion pictures and popular video games the world over, MaxxAudio is designed to deliver better dynamic range, frequency response and imaging, with maximum transparency, clarity and natural sound. Waves Pro Audio tools are endorsed by many of the biggest names in show business, including Comedy Centrals South Park and 50+ million-selling rockers Linkin Park. Your sound is fully customizable - personalize, store and dial up your own precision presets. With a touch of your finger, the exclusive Waves button on your XPS laptop gives you instant access to the MaxxAudio interface. The ultimate laptop sound is only a touch away!
Together, these technologies enable you to take the surround-sound experience of your home theater with you wherever you go.
Your Life in Hi-Def - XPS laptops have the tools that bring your world to you, wherever you are.Ultraclear. Ultraflexible.
Connect with your loved ones across the globe in stunning high definition using the Internet and XPS 17s HD webcam. Its the first webcam to offer HD video streaming for ultraclear 720p resolution. That means you can go to full-screen mode while chatting and still maintain a very crisp image of your loved ones. Experience the moment as if you were there. You can also record and share videos at low resolution, for sending through email or at high resolution, to post to YouTube.
Connect to the World - Video conferencing is now even easier with Dell and Skype. The new XPS 17 is one of the first laptops to be certified by Skype and offers preinstalled Skype software standard on every XPS 17.
A natural touch - Using your PC is now easier than ever with the multi-touch functionality of XPS laptops and Dell Stage. Drag, pinch, span and flick your way around your data. Its the natural, more intuitive way to use your PC.
All the world's on your Stage - Access your favorite multimedia content and most frequently used apps with a simple click or touch of the finger. With Dell's new Stage, you can organize your movies, music, photos and more so you always know where everything is. Your most recent content is always front and center. Just one button to share on Facebook, rent movies or even listen to your favorite radio station. Its all right there, at your fingertips.
Commitment to Quality - We've made a number of customer-initiated refinements to our XPS laptops. The XPS design process incorporates rigorous testing that is developed to align with our real-world customer feedback and use. We even step out of the testing labs and have our own employees and customers beta-test these laptops to provide ongoing feedback to engineering.
We stress-test all XPS laptops as performance gaming systems to help ensure you get the performance you expect out of your new high-powered XPS laptop and to ensure they keep their cool under the most performance-hungry situations. Power adaptors exceed average customer consumption needs to help ensure you have the power to support even the most difficult tasks.