Starts at $1999
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Pro Excellent QHD+ touchscreen display if calibrated
XPS 15 has a 3200x1800 display that has the potential for near perfect gamma balance, color accuracy, great 1150:1 contrast, viewing angles, white level of 385 nits and brightness of 342 lux. Unfortunately, it has to be calibrated, requiring appropriate hardware and software to get the most out of it.
Pro Good battery life
XPS 15 will last about 7 hours on a full charge.
Pro Good performance
With 2.3 GHz Quad-Core CPU, GeForce GT 750M GPU and 16GB of RAM, XPS 15 is among the most powerful laptops on the market within given price range.
Pro Very thin and reasonably light
XPS 15 is just 0.67" thin and weighs 4.44 lbs.
Con Glossy screen
Reflections might be an issue in a bright environment.
Con No Ethernet port
It's wireless only.
Con PS CC high-density display support is still experimental on Windows
PS CC high-density display support is still experimental, so there may be problems when using it in things like Photoshop.
Con Display calibration is required to get accurate color reproduction
Unfortunately, the display has to be calibrated, requiring appropriate hardware and software to get the most out of it.