Dell had unveiled the XPS 17 thin-and-light laptop in the international markets in May 2020. Now, the laptop has been launched in India. It features high-end specifications and competes with the likes of the Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch, MSI Creator 17, and the Razer Blade Pro 17. Dell’s XPS lineup of laptops is pretty popular worldwide, and whenever consumers look for buying a high-end laptop for professional work, they definitely consider Dell XPS laptops.
The Dell XPS 17 (9700) comes with a premium design and metal body. It also uses Intel’s latest processor, a high-brightness screen, a dedicated NVIDIA GPU, premium stereo audio, fast wireless connectivity, and a high-capacity battery. Sadly, it lacks a USB Type-A port, and if you’re still someone who’s dwelling on the past with older accessories, you might have to use a USB Type-C adapter. Let us have a look at the Dell XPS 17’s price in India and the specifications that are on the offer.
Dell XPS 17 (9700) Price In India
The price of the Dell XPS in India starts from ₹2,09,500, and this configuration comes with an Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB RAM, and 1TB storage. The laptop can soon be purchased from Dell’s official website, Dell Exclusive Stores, and Amazon India’s website.
You can buy Extended Warranty and Spills and Drops Protection plans from Onsitego for the Dell XPS 17 and other laptops. The Extended Warranty plan for the Dell XPS 17 would cost ₹18,000 for one year. There are plans of up to four years. Spills and Drops Protection plan for the laptop costs ₹9,799 from our website.
Dell XPS 17 (9700) Specifications
The Dell XPS 17 (9700) has a 17-inch screen, and there are options for Full HD+ (1,920×1,200 pixels) non-touch and 4K (3,840×2,160 pixels) touchscreen displays with ultra-thin bezels. The screen features an anti-glare coating, up to 500 nits of brightness, and the 4K panel is certified by VESA as DisplayHDR 400. It has a stereo loudspeaker setup with two 2.5W woofers and two tweeters. Its battery has a capacity of 97WHr and it supports charging via the USB Type-C port.
The laptop features a 10th Gen. Intel Core i7-10750H CPU, 8GB DDR4 RAM (configurable up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM), 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD, and up to Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Ti GPU. In terms of connectivity, the Dell XPS 17 (9700) comes with four Thunderbolt 3 ports with USB Type-C connectors, a full-sized SD card slot, and a 3.5mm headphone port. For wireless connections, the Dell XPS 17 has dual-band Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0.
The laptop has a backlit keyboard with the tenkeyless layout and a large-sized trackpad with Microsoft Precision Touchpad drivers. It also has a lid sensor that allows the laptop to wake up automatically when the lid is opened. There’s a webcam with a wide dynamic range. The Dell XPS 17 laptop is made from aluminium, has dimensions of 248.05×374.45×19.5mm, and has a weight of 2.1kg. The deck around the keyboard and the trackpad has a carbon fibre texture.
If you are planning to upgrade to the Dell XPS 17, you can consider buying an Extended Warranty or Spills and Drops Protection plan for your laptop from our website. The extended warranty plan extends the manufacturer’s warranty by up to 4 additional years, covers breakdowns and malfunctions and offers free pick and drop facility. The Spills and Drops Protection plan covers broken, cracked, and shattered screens as well as physical and liquid damage. Both the plans offer a repair or replacement guarantee.