Dell XPS 13 9350 (2015) vs. Dell XPS 15 9560 (2017) – Full Specs Comparison

Here's what you need to know what's different between 2017 Dell XPS 15 (9560) and 2015 Dell XPS 13 (9350) specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Dell XPS 13 9350 vs. Dell XPS 15 9560

Dell XPS 13 9350

Dell XPS 13 9350 picture

Dell XPS 15 9560

Dell XPS 15 9560 picture
Availability
Released20152017
Software
Pre-Installed OS• Windows 10 Home 64-bit• Windows 10 Home 64-bit
• Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Built-in Apps• Microsoft Office 30-days trial
• McAfee LiveSafe™ 12 Month Subscription
• Microsoft Office 30-days trial
• McAfee LiveSafe™ 12 Month Subscription
Display
Size13.3 inches15.6 inches
Info13.3-inch FHD AG non-touchscreen
1920 x 1080, 166 PPI, 60 Hz, Non-touch support, anti-glare.

13.3-inch FHD touchscreen
1920 x 1080, 166 PPI, 60 Hz, touch support.

13.3-inch QHD+ touchscreen
3200 x 1800, 276 PPI, 60 Hz, IGZO IPS, 400 nits luminance, Touch support.
15.6-inch WED FHD non-touchscreen
1920 x 1080, IPS, 141 PPI, 400-nit brightness 100% sRGB, InfinityEdge Anti-Glare, Non-touch support.

15.6-inch WED UHD touchscreen
3840 x 2160, IPS, 282 PPI, 350-nit brightness, 100% AdobeRGB, InfinityEdge Anti-Reflective, Touch support.
Internal Specs
CPU6th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-6100U
2 cores, 4 threads, 15W, 3MB SmartCache, 2.30 GHz

6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-6200U
2 cores, 4 threads, 15W, 3MB SmartCache, 2.30 GHz up to 2.80 GHz.

6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-6560U
2 cores, 4 threads, 15W, 4MB SmartCache, 2.20 GHz up to 3.20 GHz.
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7100H
2 cores, 4 threads, 35W, 3MB Cache, 3.00 GHz

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ
4 cores, 4 threads, 45W, 6MB Cache, 2.50 GHz up to 3.50 GHz.

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ
4 cores, 8 threads, 45W, 6MB Cache, 2.80 GHz up to 3.80 GHz.
Graphics6th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-6100U
Intel® HD Graphics 520, 300 MHz up to 1.00 GHz

6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-6200U
Intel® HD Graphics 620, 300 MHz up to 1.00 GHz

6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-6560U
Intel® Iris® Graphics 540, 300 MHz up to 1.05 GHz, 64MB eDRAM
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7100H
• Intel® HD Graphics 630, 350 MHz up to 950 MHz

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ
• Intel® HD Graphics 630, 350 MHz up to 1.00 GHz

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ
• Intel® HD Graphics 630, 350 MHz up to 1.10 GHz

Optional Discrete Graphics
• NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 (4GB GDDR5)
Memory
4GB8GB16GB
1866 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR3 SDRAM
4 GB8 GB16 GB32 GB
2400 MHz Dual-channel DDR4
Storage
128 GB256 GB 512 GB
SATA (6 Gbps) or PCIe/NVMe (8Gbps)
500GB/32GB SSD 512GB/128GB SSD
Hard Drive
256 GB 512 GB
PCIe Gen 3 SSD
Network• DW1820A 2x2 Wi-Fi: Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
• Bluetooth 4.1
• Killer 1535 802.11ac 2x2 WiFi (up to 867 Mbps)
• Bluetooth 4.1
Battery
Size4-cell smart lithium-ion (56 WHr)
3-cell lithium ion (56 WHr)6-cell lithium ion (97 WHr)
Battery Life• Up to 18 hours
* Tested on FHD panel
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Power Supply45 W power adapter (19.50VDC/2.31A)130 W power adapter (19.50VDC/6.67A)
Exterior
DimensionsFront 11.97 x 7.87 x 0.35 in (304 x 200 x 9 mm)
Rear 11.97 x 7.87 x 0.59 in (304 x 200 x 15 mm)
Front 14.06 x 9.27 x 0.45 in (357 x 235 x 11 mm)
Rear 14.06 x 9.27 x 0.66 in (357 x 235 x 17 mm)
WeightNon-touchscreen 2.71 lb (1.23 kg)
Touchscreen 2.84 lb (1.29 kg)
3-cell battery models 4 lb (1.8 kg)
6-cell battery models 4.5 lb (2.0 kg)
Colors• Platinum silver with black carbon fiber palmrest.• Silver (CNC machined aluminum with carbon fiber composite palm rest in black)
Keyboard and Trackpad• Full-size backlit keyboard with 1.3mm key travel
• Precision touchpad, seamless glass integrated button, 4.13 x 2.36 in (105 mm x 60 mm).
• Full-size backlit keyboard with 1.3mm key travel
• 4.13 x 3.15 in (105 mm x 80 mm) touchpad with multi-touch gesture support (Precision Touchpad)
Ports• 1 x (2 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3) supporting: Power In/Charging, PowerShare, Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps bi-directional), USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps), VGA, HDMI, Ethernet, and USB-A via Dell Adapter (sold separately).
• 2 x Full-size USB 3.0 - 1 port with PowerShare
• 1 x headset jack
• 1 x Full-size SD card reader
• 1 x Noble lock slot
• 1 x AC power
• 1 x Thunderbolt™ 3 (2 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3) supporting: Power In/Charging, PowerShare, Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps bi-directional), USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps), VGA, HDMI, Ethernet, and USB-A via Dell Adapter (sold separately).
• 2 x USB 3.0 with PowerShare
• 1 x Headset jack
• 1 x full-size SD card reader
• 1 x Kensington lock slot
• 1 x Battery gauge button and indicator
• 1 x AC power
• 1 x HDMI 1.4
Camera & Audio
CameraFront facing camera
Bottom-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
Front facing camera
Bottom-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
Audio• Realtek ALC3246 with Waves MaxxAudio
• Two speakers (1W x 2 = 2W total)
• Dual array microphones
• Stereo speakers professionally tuned with Waves MaxxAudio® Pro
• Two speakers (2W x 2 = 4W total)
• Digital-array microphones
Misc
Sensors• Ambient light sensor• Optional dedicated Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader.​​
• Ambient light sensor
Security• Noble lock slot• Windows Hello with Fingerprint Sign in
• Kensington lock slot

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