Packs more power in its refreshed line-up of laptops with 8thGeneration Intel Core Processors

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  • Inspiron 5000 2-in-1 series reengineered to offer powerhouse performance with new 8th Generation Intel Core processors
  • The ultra-slim Inspiron 13 7000 series now features the new 8th Generation Intel Core processors to deliver ultimate versatility
  • Dell unveils a refreshed line-up of the award-winning XPS 13 and powerful Inspiron 7000 Gaming laptop to offer high-performance computing experiences

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Today at GITEX Shopper Autumn 2017, the largest consumer technology event in the Middle East, Dell introduced a suite of industry firsts, starting with the launch of a refreshed line of Inspiron 5000 series 2-in-1 devices and the Inspiron 13 7000 series notebook, all delivering even more performance than its predecessors with the new 8th Generation Intel Core processors. This followed a sneak peek into the upcoming Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming series notebook which packs a punch with powerful graphics and the updated XPS 13, complete with a sleek design, outstanding viewing experience, and kicking performance up a notch with new 8th Generation Intel Core processors.

The latest additions to Dell’s award-winning XPS and Inspiron portfolio of innovative products are specially designed to deliver strong performance with an array of choices to meet customer needs. These new devices take leading-edge innovation mainstream by boasting powerful immersive gameplay, edge-to-edge viewing experience and the most comprehensive computing experience available.

Raghav Koorichh, Consumer Category & Brand Manager – UAE, Gulf & SELL at Dell

“Dell is raising the bar in what consumers can and should expect in their laptops. So, at GITEX Shopper Autumn 2017, we want to demonstrate Dell’s global leadership in innovation across personal computing and gaming” said Raghav Koorichh, Consumer Category & Brand Manager – UAE, Gulf & SELL at Dell.  “Our acclaimed XPS 13 is loaded with performance and is perfect for consumers who want to meet their computing demands. The flexibility our refreshed Inspiron 13 5000 2-in-1 device powered by new 8th Generation Intel Core processors provide allows consumers to adapt them to fit the way they work and play. Our Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming laptop caters to gamers, delivering explosive performance unmatched experiences at this price point. Hence, Dell is thrilled that our innovative technology can help make our consumer’ creation a reality. Our customers inspire us, and we keep on innovating for them”.

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GITEX Shopper Launch:

Supercharged Inspiron 5000 2-in-1:

Dell has also updated the Inspiron 5000 2-in-1s, which offer enhanced performance in a super thin design, and in a flexible form factor. These new systems now offer 8th Generation Intel Core processors and DDR4 memory for exceptional performance when multi-tasking. A versatile 360 hinge enables four modes to suit your environment, which means; the device is easy to position & provides impressive detail in laptop, tent, stand & tablet modes. Moreover, the optional Dell Active Pen lets consumers experience a natural pen on paper feel and is designed for drawing, writing and note taking. This device provides on-the-go consumers the extra versatility of a 2-in-1 with a great range of features & options, all designed to be easy to use.

Do more with Inspiron 13 7000:

The visually stunning new Inspiron 13 7000 laptop features an ultra-thin and light design and ensures that it will turn heads while delivering the exceptional performance that Dell’s Inspiron 7000 series promises. Powered by the latest 8th Generation Intel Quad Core™ Processor, this device flaunts a 180-degree hinge to lay the screen flat. Besides an expansive view supplemented by an IPS touch screen, the Inspiron 13 7000 series has built-in speakers which are professionally tuned with Waves MaxxAudio®Pro.

Soon to-be Launched GITEX Shopper Sneak Peek:

XPS 13 Becomes 44% More Powerful: 

To be launched shortly in the region, the XPS 13 now offers up to 44% more performance with the latest 8th Generation Intel Core processors and Dynamic Power Mode[i], carrying forward the tradition of delivering the best computing experience. With the new processors, experiencing exceptional performance while multi-tasking and running multiple applications is possible, whilst intelligently monitoring and managing system temperatures. The XPS 13, the smallest 13.3 inch laptop on the planet[ii], also boasts a stunning viewing experience with optional Quad HD+ InfinityEdge (optional touch) display, with sharp visuals and vivid and accurate color. No wonder its Dell’s most award-winning laptop ever.

Redefining Gameplays for Enthusiasts:

Specifically created to elevate your game, the new Inspiron 15 Gaming laptop comes equipped with more powerful graphic options. This device flaunts a heavy duty muscle featuring a professional-grade cooling system with dual fans, oversized pipes and heat exchangers keep the laptop cool and responsive. Delivering more than 20 years of PC gaming industry expertise, the new Inspiron 15 offers anti-glare, wide viewing angle IPS displays in either FHD or 4K UHD resolutions deliver incredible clarity and immersive gameplay. The new Inspiron 15 Gaming will be available in the region soon.

Dell at GITEX Shopper Autumn Edition 2017:

A highly-anticipated fixture on Dubai’s annual calendar and a must-visit for technology enthusiasts, GITEX Shopper Autumn Edition brings together the biggest retailers and brands under one roof for a week of unmatched deals. Dell products will be showcased across all participating retailers at the GITEX Shopper Autumn Edition 2017. In the celebration of all things tech, Dell also launched its “8 Wonders of Dubai” with Dell Gaming campaign, offering smart shoppers an opportunity to discover the extravagance of Dubai through eight exceptional experiences.  To participate in the “8 Wonders of Dubai” with Dell Gaming campaign, shoppers will need to buy a laptop belonging to the Alienware or Inspiron Gaming series from any retailer present at the event, in order to gain a raffle ticket. This ticket will be available at the Dell competition stand present at the event.

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[i] ⁸ Based on a July 2017 internal testing using BAPCo’s SYSmark 2014 SE performance benchmark, comparing an XPS 13 9360 with 8th Gen Intel Core processor with Dell Dynamic Power Mode vs. similarly configured systems with 7th Gen Intel Core processors without Dynamic Power Mode, which offers a blended view of performance in productivity, media creation, data/financial analysis and responsiveness scenarios. Actual results will vary. For more information, please refer to


[ii] Based on Principled Technologies Report of April 2017, the smallest refers total surface area of the notebooks.