Dell XPS 13 7390 vs. Surface Laptop 3 13.5”

Here is a side by side comparison between Dell XPS 13 7390 and Surface Laptop 3 13.5” specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Dell XPS 13 7390 vs. Surface Laptop 3 13.5”

The 2019 Dell XPS 13 7390 features the 15W 10th Generation Intel Comet Lake dual-core Intel Core i3-10110U up to 6-core Intel Core i7-10710U with the boost speed up to 4.70 GHz. While the 2019 Surface Laptop 3 13.5” features the 15W 10th Generation Intel Ice Lake quad-core Intel Core i5-1035G7 up to quad-core Intel Core i7-1065G7 with the boost speed up to 3.90 GHz.

If you are in the market looking for a laptop and don't know what's the difference between the 13.3″ Dell XPS 13 7390 (2019) and the 13.5″ Surface Laptop 3 13.5” (2019), we have a detailed tech specs comparison between both devices for you to check out here.

Dell XPS 13 7390 vs. Surface Laptop 3 13.5”: Specs Comparison

Dell XPS 13 7390 image

Dell XPS 13 7390

Surface Laptop 3 13.5” image

Surface Laptop 3 13.5”

Key Features
What's new
Better performance
It’s now 2.3x times faster than Surface Laptop 2.
Now with USB-C
It allows you to charge, transfer data, and output up to two [email protected] displays.
Better specs
10th Gen Intel Ice Lake processors, Intel Iris Plus G7 graphics, 3733 MHz LPDDR4x, WiFi-6, Bluetooth 5.
New keyboard finishes
Now available in warm Alcantara and cool new metal.
New color
Now available in Matte Black, Cobalt Blue, Platinum, and a new Sandstone.
More Features
20% larger trackpad Fast Charging Better repairability Removable hard drive Improved Windows Hello infrared (IR) camera Dual far-field studio mics improved keyboard Better OmniSonic speaker
What's missing
  • Burgundy
    is no longer available
  • MiniDisplay port replaced with USB-C port
AvailabilityDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
Released20192019
Release Info
  • Announced at IFA 2019
  • Available on August 27, 2019
  • Introduced: October 2, 2019 (Microsoft October Event)
  • Pre-ordered: October 2, 2019
  • Released: October 22, 2019
PricingStarting at 999$
Dell XPS 13 7390 Price
Dell XPS 13 7390 13.3 inch 4K UHD InfinityEdge Touchscreen Laptop (Silver) 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10710U, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Windows 10 Home Advance (XPS7390-7681SLV-PUS)
Dell XPS 13 7390 13.3 inch 4K UHD InfinityEdge Touchscreen Laptop (Silver) 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10710U, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Windows 10 Home Advance (XPS7390-7681SLV-PUS)
By Dell
$1,439.00
Was: $1,799.99
Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium 2020 Laptop I 13.3" FHD IPS Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel Quad-Core i5-10210U(>i7-8550U) I 8GB DDR4 256GB PCIe SSD I Backlit KB Fingerprint Win 10 + Delca 16GB Micro SD Card
Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium 2020 Laptop I 13.3" FHD IPS Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel Quad-Core i5-10210U(>i7-8550U) I 8GB DDR4 256GB PCIe SSD I Backlit KB Fingerprint Win 10 + Delca 16GB Micro SD Card
By Dell
$1,099.00
2021 Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium Laptop I 13.3” 4K UHD Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel 6-Core i7-10710U I 16GB DDR4 512GB SSD I Backlit Fingerprint Wifi6 USB-C MaxxAudio Win10 + Delca 32GB MicroSD Card
2021 Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium Laptop I 13.3” 4K UHD Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel 6-Core i7-10710U I 16GB DDR4 512GB SSD I Backlit Fingerprint Wifi6 USB-C MaxxAudio Win10 + Delca 32GB MicroSD Card
By Dell
$1,299.00
Surface Laptop 3 13.5” Price
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Sandstone
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Sandstone
By Microsoft
$969.99
Was: $1,299.00
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i7 - 16GB Memory - 512GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Matte Black (VGS-00022) (Renewed)
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i7 - 16GB Memory - 512GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Matte Black (VGS-00022) (Renewed)
By Microsoft
$1,299.99
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5 Inch Touch-Screen 256GB SSD i5 8GB with Windows 10 Pro (WiFi, 1.2GHz Quad-Core i5) Black (Metal) PKU-00022
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5 Inch Touch-Screen 256GB SSD i5 8GB with Windows 10 Pro (WiFi, 1.2GHz Quad-Core i5) Black (Metal) PKU-00022
By Microsoft
$1,099.00
DisplayDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
Size13.3 Inches13.5 Inches
Info
  • 13.3-inch FHD
    1920 x 1080, 166 PPI, 60 Hz, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 400 nits luminance, 2.90 W power consumption, Anti-glare, Non-touch support.
  • 13.3-inch FHD touchscreen
    1920 x 1080, 166 PPI, 60 Hz, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 400 nits luminance, 2.90 W power consumption, Anti-reflective, Touch support.
  • 13.3-inch 4K UHD touchscreen
    3840 x 2160, 331 PPI, 60 Hz, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 400 nits luminance, 5.41 W power consumption, Anti-reflective, Touch support.
  • Resolution: 2256 x 1504 (201 PPI)
  • PixelSense™ Display
  • Aspect ratio: 3:2
  • Inking: designed together with Surface Pen
  • Touch: 10 points multi-touch
  • Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
  • 10nm Oleophobic Coating
  • 100% sRGB color, individually calibrated
ExteriorDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
Size Comparison
Dimensions11.88 x 7.84 x 0.31 - 0.46 in (301.76 x 199.24 x 7.80 - 11.63mm)
Width: 11.88” (301.76 mm)
Depth: 7.84” (199.24 mm)
Height: 0.31 - 0.46” (7.80 - 11.63mm)
12.1” x 8.8” x 0.57” (308 mm x 223 mm x 14.5 mm)
Width: 12.1” (308 mm)
Depth: 8.8” (223 mm)
Height: 0.57” (14.5 mm)
Weight2.7 lbs - 2.84 lbs (1.23 kg - 1.29 kg)
  • 2.84 lb (1,288 g)
    Sandstone and Matte Black
  • 2.79 lb (1,265 g)
    Cobalt Blue and Platinum
Colors
  • Frost with Arctic white woven glass.
  • Rose Gold with Arctic white woven glass.
  • Platinum silver with black carbon fiber interior.
  • Metal
    Matte BlackSandstone
  • Alcantara
    Matte BlackPlatinum
Keyboard and Trackpad
  •  Full-size backlit keyboard.
  • 4.13 x 2.36 in (105 mm x 60 mm) touchpad with multi-touch gesture support.
  • Keyboard:
    • Full-size backlit keyboard with the soft-touch feel and full 1.3mm travel.
    • Large palm rest with premium Alcantara® material for maximized typing comfort.
  • Trackpad:
    • Larger size 115 mm x 76.66 mm, glass.
    • Supports up to Five-finger multitouch gesture.
Ports
  • 2 x USB Type-C with Thunderbolt™ 3 
    Supports Power Delivery and DisplayPort (4 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3).
  • 1 x USB Type-C 3.1
    Supports Power Delivery and DisplayPort.
  • 1 x headset jack
  • 1 x microSD card reader
  • 1 x Wedge-shaped lock
  • 1 x Full-size USB 3.0
  • 1 x USB Type-C 3.1 Gen 2
    Supports Power Delivery and DisplayPort.
  • 1 x Surface Connect™
    Supports charging and docking station.
  • 1 x Headset jack
Internal SpecsDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
Processor
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-10110U
    2 cores, 4 threads, 2.10 → 4.10 GHz, 4MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 4.20 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.90 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U
    6 cores, 12 threads, 1.10 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1035G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.20 → 3.70 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1065G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.30 → 3.90 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
Integrated Graphics
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-10110U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    23 Execution Units, 300 → 1000 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1035G7
    Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics
    64 Execution Units, 300 → 1050 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1065G7
    Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics
    64 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
Memory
  • 4GB8 GB16 GB
    2133 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR3 SDRAM
8GB 16GB
3733 MHz LPDDR4X RAM
Storage
  • 128 GB256 GB
    M.2 2230 PCIe® 3x2 NVMe™ SSD, Up to 32 Gbps.
  • 256 GB512 GB1 TB 2 TB
    M.2 2280 PCIe® 3x4 NVMe™ SSD, Up to 32 Gbps.
128 GB256 GB512 GB1 TB
Removable M.2 NVMe SSD
ConnectivityDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
Wi-Fi
  • Rivet Killer AX1650W
    Up to 2400 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g, WiFi-4 (802.11n), WiFi-5 (802.11ac), WiFi-6 (802.11ax)
  • Wi-Fi 6: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax compatible.
Bluetooth
  • Rivet Killer AX1650W › Bluetooth 5.0
  • Bluetooth Wireless 5.0 technology
BatteryDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
Size
  • 4-cell smart lithium-ion
  • Battery Capacity: 52 Wh
45.8 Wh
Battery Life
  • Up to 21 hours on FHD panel
Up to 11.5 hours of typical device usage
Power Supply45 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
20 VDC/2.25A, 15 VDC/3A, 9 VDC/3A, 5VDC/3A
  • 60W power supply with USB-A (5W) (65W total)
  • Supports Fast Charge (0-80% in about one hour)
SoftwareDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
OS
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
  • Ubuntu 18.04
  • For Consumer: Windows 10 Home
  • For Commercial: Windows 10 Pro
Built-in Apps
  • Microsoft Office 30-days trial
  • McAfee LiveSafe™ 12 Month Subscription
Microsoft Office 365 30-days trial
Camera & AudioDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    Top-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
  • Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
  • 720p HD front-facing video camera
Audio
  • Realtek ALC3271-CG with Waves MaxxAudio Pro
  • Two speakers (2.5W x 2 = 4W peak)
  •  4 digital array microphones; Far Field Cortana Capable
  • Dual far-field Studio Mics
  • OmniSonic stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium
MiscDell XPS 13 7390Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
InkingSupports Surface Pen
4096 levels of pressure
Tilt sensing
Best in class latency
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader in the power button
  • Ambient light sensor
Security
  • Windows Hello with Fingerprint Sign in
  • Wedge-shaped lock
  • HW TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security
  • Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in
In the box
  • Surface Laptop 3 13.5”
  • Power supply
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety and warranty documents
Warranty
  • One-year limited hardware warranty
  • Commercial: Advanced Exchange warranty service with expedited device replacement
MoreSupports Surface Dial
Supports off-screen interaction only
Dell XPS 13 7390 Price
Dell XPS 13 7390 13.3 inch 4K UHD InfinityEdge Touchscreen Laptop (Silver) 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10710U, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Windows 10 Home Advance (XPS7390-7681SLV-PUS)
Dell XPS 13 7390 13.3 inch 4K UHD InfinityEdge Touchscreen Laptop (Silver) 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10710U, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Windows 10 Home Advance (XPS7390-7681SLV-PUS)
By Dell
$1,439.00
Was: $1,799.99
Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium 2020 Laptop I 13.3" FHD IPS Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel Quad-Core i5-10210U(>i7-8550U) I 8GB DDR4 256GB PCIe SSD I Backlit KB Fingerprint Win 10 + Delca 16GB Micro SD Card
Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium 2020 Laptop I 13.3" FHD IPS Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel Quad-Core i5-10210U(>i7-8550U) I 8GB DDR4 256GB PCIe SSD I Backlit KB Fingerprint Win 10 + Delca 16GB Micro SD Card
By Dell
$1,099.00
2021 Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium Laptop I 13.3” 4K UHD Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel 6-Core i7-10710U I 16GB DDR4 512GB SSD I Backlit Fingerprint Wifi6 USB-C MaxxAudio Win10 + Delca 32GB MicroSD Card
2021 Dell XPS 13 7390 Premium Laptop I 13.3” 4K UHD Touchscreen I 10th Gen Intel 6-Core i7-10710U I 16GB DDR4 512GB SSD I Backlit Fingerprint Wifi6 USB-C MaxxAudio Win10 + Delca 32GB MicroSD Card
By Dell
$1,299.00
Surface Laptop 3 13.5” Price
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Sandstone
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Sandstone
By Microsoft
$969.99
Was: $1,299.00
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i7 - 16GB Memory - 512GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Matte Black (VGS-00022) (Renewed)
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 – 13.5" Touch-Screen – Intel Core i7 - 16GB Memory - 512GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) – Matte Black (VGS-00022) (Renewed)
By Microsoft
$1,299.99
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5 Inch Touch-Screen 256GB SSD i5 8GB with Windows 10 Pro (WiFi, 1.2GHz Quad-Core i5) Black (Metal) PKU-00022
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5 Inch Touch-Screen 256GB SSD i5 8GB with Windows 10 Pro (WiFi, 1.2GHz Quad-Core i5) Black (Metal) PKU-00022
By Microsoft
$1,099.00

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