A multi-core Intel Core i7-7700HQ sits at the heart of the XPS 956, providing plenty of raw processing power for editing 4K high definition video. With a total storage capacity of 512 GB, the XPS 956 ensures you have plenty of space to store your footage.
The powerful Intel Core i7 processor makes image manipulation a breeze. And the high resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels display ensures your pictures really ‘pop’ when you’re done.
A resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, means rich graphics to shoot Zombies or cross the galaxy in detail
Your 's Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor means whilst your thumbs may struggle with Call of Duty or Doom your will not.
The 16 GB RAM combines nicely with the GPU on the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 which hits a 3DMark benchmark score of 6036.5 , and the 4 cores CPU hit a Passmark benchmark of 8937
You can have the dark arcade experience without tapping blindly thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.
As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 15.6 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.
High quality video on your XPS 956's Advanced resolution display
IPS screen technology makes video content richer and more viewable.
You won't have to struggle to pause or rewind in the dark with its backlit keyboard.
Connecting to a TV or monitor to watch content on a bigger screen will be simple as its HDMI port is the most common connection option available.
With a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels pixels, you'll have sufficient visual clarity to decide which video sequence will give the impact you're looking for. With 16 GB GB RAM, and a Intel Core i7 CPU, the XPS 956 delivers great results.
With plenty of RAM, processing power and a dedicated graphics card, the XPS 956 gives you everything you need to complete high quality photos and graphic design projects.
Making your first steps in music editing? The XPS 956 has what it takes to deliver your audio craft.
When you need crystal clear audio and plenty of grunt for processing and encoding, the XPS 956 can handle everything you throw at it. A selection of ports allow you to connect instruments and devices, while the 2.8 GHz takes care of the actual production work.
Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the XPS 956 is perfect for keeping finances in check. And with a you’ll find it even easier to enter and update figures.
It's multi-core CPU & 16 GB memory size helps you multi-task as you craft your vision on it's high quality, 1920 x 1080 pixels screen.
You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various dev environments. The XPS 956 sports an Intel Core i7-7700HQ, (a processor with 4 cores) plus a healthy 16 GB of RAM to power your VMs and dev tools.
Modern productivity apps like Office 365 and Google G Suite are relatively lightweight – but it never hurts to have some power under the hood. The XPS 956 packs a decent Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor and 16 GB RAM so this is machine that will last.
Surf the web at speed thanks to the XPS 956’s speedy b/g/n/ac WiFi interface.
Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the XPS 956 can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.
Social networking is relatively lightweight, so the low power 2.8 GHz processor is ideal. With 19.5 hours battery life, you can stay connected between charges.
Designed to be carried about, the XPS 956 can be used everywhere in your home thanks to its 19.5 hours battery life.
The XPS 956 is the perfect size working on the move. With a battery life of 19.5 hours, this is a machine that slips easily into a bag and goes everywhere with you without worrying too much about the next time you need a charge.
The 19.5 hours battery life in the XPS 956 has got enough juice to help you work while on the move during quick trips around the city.
A long journey doesn’t mean wasted time with the XPS 956 thanks to its massive 19.5 hours battery life.
If you’re always on the move around your office, you need a laptop that moves with you. The XPS 956 offers 19.5 hours of battery life so you can swap desks as much as you like between charges.
Get straight to work on site with the XPS 956. A 19.5 hours battery life means you don’t have to start the day hunting for a free power socket.
As you'll be needing to move about now and then, it's 1.8 kg weight should suit your needs just fine.
Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The XPS 956 works just as well on your lap or a desk.
The light may be low, but the XPS 956 allows you to work or play around the clock. Make every keystroke count thanks to the 1.
It's got a good variety of display ports which allows you connect to a good range of projectors and screen types.
Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the XPS 956 showcases your refined taste in mobile devices. Guaranteed to make your friends green with envy.
When you're more concerned about what your laptop does than how it looks, the XPS 956 is a safe bet.
|Housing Material||Aluminium, Carbon fiber|
|Display Brightness||350 cd/m²|
|Display HD Type||FHD|
|Display Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Display Size||15.6 inches|
|Display Technology Name||IPS|
|Processor Architecture||64 Bit|
|Processor Cores||4 cores|
|Processor Family||Intel Core i7|
|Processor Model||Intel Core i7-7700HQ|
|Processor Speed||2.8 GHz|
|RAM Size||16 GB|
|RAM Speed||2400 MHz|
|SSD Capacity||512 GB|
|Storage Total Capacity||512 GB|
|Graphics Card Model - Dedicated||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050|
|Graphics Card Model - Integrated||Intel HD Graphics 630|
|Graphics Card Type||Dedicated|
|Sound System||MaxxAudio Pro|
|Network Bluetooth Type||4.1|
|Network Wireless Type||b/g/n/ac|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|Memory Card Reader||1|
|Thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C Port Ports||1|
|USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports||2|
|USB 3.1 (Gen 2) Type-C Port||1|
|USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports||2|
|USB Type-C Power Delivery Present||Yes|
|Camera Frame Rate||30 fps|
|Camera Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Camera Resolution (Numeric)||0.9 MP|
|Operating System Architecture||64 Bit|
|Operating System Name||Microsoft Windows|
|Operating System Version||Windows 10 Home|
|Battery Life||19.5 hours|
|Cable Lock Slot||Yes|
|Cable Lock Slot Type||Kensington|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Dimesnsions - Depth||23.5 cm|
|Dimesnsions - Height (front)||1.1 cm|
|Dimesnsions - Height (rear)||1.7 cm|
|Dimesnsions - Width||35.7 cm|
|Certifications & Compliance|
|Energy Star Certified||Yes|