Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 vs. 2022 ROG Flow X13

Here is a side by side comparison between Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 and 2022 ROG Flow X13 specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Key Differences

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 image

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1

2022 ROG Flow X13 image

2022 ROG Flow X13

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 Pros

Reasons that Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 is better than 2022 ROG Flow X13.

About 45% lighter

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 weighed 1.6 pounds, 45% lighter than the 2.87 pounds 2022 ROG Flow X13.

WeightDell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Pound
1.6 lbs.
2.87 lbs.
Kilogram
0.73 kg
1.30 kg

2022 ROG Flow X13 Pros

Reasons that 2022 ROG Flow X13 is better than Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

Much faster CPU performance

AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS inside 2022 ROG Flow X13 has a 163% better multi-core CPU performance score than the Intel Core i7-1250U inside Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

Geekbench 5 multi-core score
2022 ROG Flow X13 - AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS
9,043
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 - Intel Core i5-1230U
6,000
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 - Intel Core i7-1250U
3,435
Supports larger memory

The 2022 ROG Flow X13 supports a larger memory capacity than the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1. It supports up to 32GB versus 16GB of system memory on the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

Max system memory size
2022 ROG Flow X13
32 GB
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1
16 GB
Supports faster memory

The 2022 ROG Flow X13 supports a faster memory speed than the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1. It supports up to 6400MHz versus 4267MHz of system memory on the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

Memory type and speed
2022 ROG Flow X13 - LPDDR5
6,400 MHz
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 - LPDDR4X
4,267 MHz
Supports discrete graphics

Configurable up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti 4GB GDDR6 35W TGP vs. integrated

Has three more ports and slots

The 2022 ROG Flow X13 has more ports and slots count than the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1. It has six versus three amount of ports and slots on the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

PortsDell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
HDMINoYes
headphone jackNoYes
ROG XG Mobile InterfaceNoYes
Thunderbolt 4Yes x2No
USB-ANoYes
USB-CNoYes x2
XPS Folio connectorYesNo
Total36
More versatile connectivity

The 2022 ROG Flow X13 has better versatile I/O connectivity than the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1. It has four versus one commonly used port and slot on the Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

PortsDell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
HDMINoYes
headphone jackNoYes
Thunderbolt 4YesNo
USB-ANoYes
USB-CNoYes

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1: Our analysis and reviews

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 image

What we like

Reasons to like about Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

Supports Windows 11

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

RequirementsDell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorIntel Core i5-1230U → Intel Core i7-1250U
4GB RAM8GB → 16GB
64GB Drive256GB → 2TB
2 Cores CPU10 cores

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

Non-upgradable memory

What's new

Improvements over its predecessor.

About 45% lighter

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 weighed 1.6 pounds, 45% lighter than the 2.9 pounds Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1.

WeightDell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1
Pound
1.6 lbs.
2.9 lbs.
Kilogram
0.73 kg
1.32 kg

What's missing

Downsides over its predecessor.

Significantly slower CPU performance

Intel Core i7-1165G7 inside Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1 has a 30% better multi-core CPU performance score than the Intel Core i7-1250U inside Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1.

Geekbench 5 multi-core score
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 - Intel Core i5-1230U
6,000
Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1 - Intel Core i7-1165G7
4,487
Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1 - Intel Core i5-1135G7
3,980
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 - Intel Core i7-1250U
3,435
Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1 - Intel Core i3-1115G4
2,445
Supports smaller memory

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 supports a smaller memory capacity than the Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1. It only supports up to 16GB versus 32GB of system memory on the Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1.

Max system memory size
Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1
32 GB
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1
16 GB

2022 ROG Flow X13: Our analysis and reviews

2022 ROG Flow X13 image

What we like

Reasons to like about 2022 ROG Flow X13.

Supports Windows 11

The 2022 ROG Flow X13 exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

Requirements2022 ROG Flow X13
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 7-6800HS → AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS
4GB RAM16GB → 32GB
64GB Drive512GB → 2TB
2 Cores CPU8 cores
Great battery life of up to 12-hours

According to ASUS, the 2022 ROG Flow X13 lasts up to 12 hours of battery life.

Up to 12 hours
Video playback.
Upgradable storage

The 2022 ROG Flow X13 comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more.

Supports discrete graphics
Configurable up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti 4GB GDDR6 35W TGP

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about 2022 ROG Flow X13.

Non-upgradable memory

What's new

Improvements over its predecessor.

Slightly faster CPU performance

AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS inside 2022 ROG Flow X13 has a 16% better multi-core CPU performance score than the AMD Ryzen 9-5980HS inside 2021 ROG Flow X13.

Geekbench 5 multi-core score
2022 ROG Flow X13 - AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS
9,043
2021 ROG Flow X13 - AMD Ryzen 9-5980HS
7,773
2021 ROG Flow X13 - AMD Ryzen 9-5900HS
7,162
Supports faster memory

The 2022 ROG Flow X13 supports a faster memory speed than the 2021 ROG Flow X13. It supports up to 6400MHz versus 4267MHz of system memory on the 2021 ROG Flow X13.

Memory type and speed
2022 ROG Flow X13 - LPDDR5
6,400 MHz
2021 ROG Flow X13 - LPDDR4X
4,267 MHz

Key Features

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
At Glance
Released in Mid
2022
3:2 3K
13”
1920p 60Hz
Weight
1.6 lb
0.73 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-1250U
10C/12T, 0.80 → 4.70 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,318
Single Core
Geekbench 5
3,435
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
96 Execution Units, → 950 MHz
Configurable up to
16GB
4267 MHz LPDDR4X
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 Ports
Starting at
$1,099
i5, 8GB, 512GB, Keyboard + Stylus
Released in Early
2022
16:10
13.4”
1200p 120Hz
Weight
2.87 lb
1.30 kg
Up to
AMD Ryzen 9-6900HS
8C/16T, 3.30 → 4.90 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,559
Single Core
Geekbench 5
9,043
Multi-Core
With integrated
AMD Radeon™ 680M Graphics
12 Graphics Cores, 2400 MHz
Configurable up to
32GB
6400 MHz LPDDR5
2022 ROG Flow X13 Ports
Nvidia GeForce
RTX 3050 Ti
4GB GDDR6 35W TGP

Availability

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Released20222022
Release Date
  • Announced on June 9th, 2022.
  • Available in summer 2022.
Announced on January 04, 2022 (CES 2022)
PricingStarting at $1099.99-
Applicable Models
  • Dell XPS 13 2-in-1
  • Dell XPS 13 Tablet
  • Dell XPS 13 Folio
  • 2022 Dell XPS 13 2-in-1
  • Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1
  • ROG Flow X13 (2022) GV301
  • ASUS ROG Flow X13 2022
  • 2022 ROG Flow X13 GV301
  • ROG Flow X13 (2022) GV301RA
  • ROG Flow X13 (2022) GV301RC
  • ROG Flow X13 (2022) GV301RE
Generations
Stores

Exterior

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Size Comparison
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Dimensions
  • Sky 11.5 x 7.9 x 0.29 in (292.5 x 201.2 x 7.4 mm)
  • Slate 11.5 x 7.9 x 0.29 in (292.5 x 201.2 x 7.8 mm)
11.77 x 8.74 x 0.62” (299 x 222 x 15.8 mm)
Weight
  • Sky Starting at 1.6 lbs. (736g)
  • Slate Starting at 1.8 lbs. (811g)
  • Folio keyboard 1.23 lbs. (560g)
2.87 lbs (1.30 kg)
Colors
Sky Slate
Black
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Keyboard
    • Zero lattice keyboard
    • 1mm travel
  • Touchpad
    • 114 mm x 74.2 mm touchpad with multi-touch gesture support.
  • Full size 15” white backlit chicklet keyboard
  • 1.7mm key travel
  • Hotkeys:
    Volume up Volume down Microphone mute ROG Armoury Crate
  • N-KEY rollover
Chasis InformationCNC machined aluminum360° Convertible Design
Laptop Mode Tablet Mode Stand Mode Tent Mode

Display

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Size13 Inches13.4 Inches
Info13-inch 3K touchscreen
2880 x 1920, 60 Hz, 1800:1, 100% sRGB, 500 nits, Anti-reflective, anti-smudge, Touch support, Gorilla Glass 7, active pen support, Dolby Vision, Eyesafe.
  • 13.4” WQUXGA 60Hz
    16:10 3840 x 2400 60Hz 116% sRGB 86% Adobe RGB 85% DCI-P3 Pantone Validated Touch Screen Stylus support IPS Level Anti-Glare Adaptive-Sync Pantone Validated
  • 13.4” WUXGA 120Hz
    16:10 1920 x 1200 120Hz 100% sRGB 75% Adobe RGB 75% DCI-P3 Pantone Validated Touch Screen Stylus support IPS Level Anti-Glare Adaptive-Sync Pantone Validated

Ports

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 image
Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-1 Ports
Image Source: Dell
Left (2)
  • 2 x Thunderbolt 4
    40 Gpbs, USB 4.0 (40 Gbps), DisplayPort, Power Delivery
Bottom (1)
  • 1 x XPS Folio connector
2022 ROG Flow X13 image
2022 ROG Flow X13 Ports
Image Source: ASUS
Left (4)
  • 1 x ROG XG Mobile Interface
    Exclusive interface with PCIe 3.0 x8 (Up to 63Gbps)
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 1 x HDMI
    v2.0b
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
Right (2)
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), DisplayPort 1.4, Power Delivery
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)

Internal Specs

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Processor
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1230U
    10 cores, 12 threads, 0.70 → 4.40 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 9W
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1250U
    10 cores, 12 threads, 0.80 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 9W
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800HS
    8 cores, 16 threads, 3.20 → 4.70 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 35W
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HS
    8 cores, 16 threads, 3.30 → 4.90 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 35W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-11
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1230U1,50096.22%
2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1250U1,31884.54%
2022 ROG Flow X132
AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HS1,559100.00%
01,559

Geekbench 5 Multi Core

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-11
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1230U6,00066.35%
2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1250U3,43537.99%
2022 ROG Flow X132
AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HS9,043100.00%
09,043
Integrated Graphics
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1230U
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    80 Execution Units, → 850 MHz
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1250U
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, → 950 MHz
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800HS
    AMD Radeon™ 680M Graphics
    12 Graphics Cores, 2200 MHz
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HS
    AMD Radeon™ 680M Graphics
    12 Graphics Cores, 2400 MHz
Memory
8 GB 16 GB
4266 MHz LPDDR4x onboard memory.
16GB 32GB
Dual-Channel LPDDR5 6400 MHz
Onboard memory.
Discrete Graphics-Optional Discrete Graphics
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 3050 - 4GB GDDR6
    1057.5 MHz at 35W with ROG Boost up to 1107.5 MHz at 40W (5W Dynamic Boost).
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 3050 Ti - 4GB GDDR6
    1035 MHz at 35W with ROG Boost up to 1085 MHz at 40W (5W Dynamic Boost).
ROG XG Mobile
  • GPU
    • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 - 8GB GDDR6
    • AMD Radeon™ RX 6850M XT - 12GB GDDR6
      40 Compute Units, 2463 MHz, 192-bit, up to 432 GB/s memory bandwidth.
  • Ports
    • 4 x USB-A
      USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps).
    • 1 x RJ-45
      2.5 Gbps Ethernet port.
    • 1 x HDMI 2.1
    • 1 x SD card reader
    • 1 x DC-in
  • Dimensions: 217 x 165 x 32.6 mm
  • Weight: 1 kg
Storage
256 GB 512 GB 1TB
M.2 2230 PCIe® 4x4 NVMe™ SSD, Up to 32 Gbps.
512GB 1TB
PCIe Gen 4 SSD
1 x M.2 2230 slot.

Connectivity

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Wi-FiIntel Killer Wi-Fi 6E 1675 AX211Intel® Wi-Fi 6E with Gig+ performance (802.11ax)
BluetoothBluetooth 5.2Bluetooth 5.2
Wireless WANIntel 5000 Global 5G (DW5931E)-

Battery

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Size49.5 Wh62 Wh
4-cell lithium-ion
Battery Life-Up to 12 hours
Video playback.
Power Supply45 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
20 VDC/2.25A, 15 VDC/3A, 9 VDC/3A, 5VDC/3A
100W USB-C power adaptor 
Compact adapter with fast charging technology (50% in 30 minutes).

Software

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
OSWindows 11
Home Pro
Windows 11 Home
Built-in Apps
  • Microsoft Office 30-days trial
  • McAfee LiveSafe™ 12-Month Subscription
Armoury Crate GameVisual 1M Xbox Game Pass

Camera & Audio

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
Camera
  • FHD Front-facing camera
    Top-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 5MP Megapixels (1920 x 1080 FHD) at 30 fps.
  • IR Camera for supporting Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
  • 11MP Rear-facing camera
    Supports 4K video recording.
Front-facing camera
Top-mount front camera, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD).
Audio
  • Studio quality tuning with Waves MaxxAudio Pro MaxxAudio® Pro and Waves Nx® 3D audio
  • Dual microphone array
Speaker
  • 2 x speakers with Smart Amp Technology
  • Supports DAC and Virtual 5.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos.
  • Hi-Res certification.
Microphone
  • Built-in 3-microphone array
  • Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation

Misc

Dell XPS 13 9315 2-in-12022 ROG Flow X13
InkingDell XPS Stylus
  • Magnetically attaches at the top to recharge
  • Last up to 50 days of battery life.
  • Fully charge in under 2 hours.
  • Has two programmable buttons.
  • Reversible pen fit for both left and right-handed users.
  • It supports 4096 pressure sensitivity.
  • It supports tilt functionality.
  • It has built-in Tile functionality that lets you locate the pen when you lose it.
Supports ASUS Pen.
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
  • IR Camera
  • Fingerprint reader
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Security
  • Windows Hello Facial Recognition
  • Fingerprint reader
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