Dell XPS 13 9365 2-in-1 (2018) vs. Surface Pro 5 (2017) – Detailed Specs Comparison

Here's what you need to know what's different between 2017 Surface Pro (5th Gen) and 2018 Dell XPS 13 (9365) 2-in-1 specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Dell XPS 13 9365 2-in-1 vs. Surface Pro 5

Dell XPS 13 9365 2-in-1

Dell XPS 13 9365 2-in-1 picture

Surface Pro (5th Gen)

Surface Pro (5th Gen) picture
Key Features
What's newNew Design It’s now has clean lines and rounded edges.
Better performance It’s now 2.5x times faster than Surface Pro 3.
Better battery It has 50% more battery life than Surface Pro 4 up to 13.5 hours.
Better Inking It now supports Surface Pen with 4,096 pressure sensivity and tilt sensing.
More Fanless on Core m3 and i5 models, new deeper 165-degree hinge, on-screen Surface Dial capability.
What's missing
Availability
ReleasedAnnounced at CES 2017
Available on January 5, 2017
Refreshed at IFA 2018 (8th Gen processors)
June 15, 2017
Software
Pre-Installed OS• Windows 10 Home 64-bit
• Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Windows 10 Pro (Creators Update)
Built-in Apps• Microsoft Office 30-days trial
• McAfee LiveSafe™ 12 Month Subscription
Microsoft Office 30-days trial
Display
Size13.3 inches12.3 inches
Info13.3-inch FHD touchscreen
1920 x 1080, 166 PPI, 60 Hz, 400 nits luminance, 1000:1 contrast ratio, anti-reflective, touch support (10-finger), pen support (2048 pressure sensitivy).

13.3-inch QHD+ touchscreen
3200 x 1800, 276 PPI, 60 Hz, 400 nits luminance, 1000:1 contrast ratio, anti-reflective, touch support (10-finger), pen support (2048 pressure sensitivy).®®

Edge-to-edge Corning® Gorilla® Glass 4
• 2736 x 1824 (267 PPI), 5M Pixels
• PixelSense™ Display
• Aspect ratio: 3:2
• Touch: 10 points multi-touch
• Corning® Gorilla® Glass 4
Internal Specs
CPU7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7Y74
2 cores, 4 threads, 4.5W, 4MB SmartCache, 1.20 GHz up to 3.20 GHz.

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7Y75
2 cores, 4 threads, 4.5W, 4MB SmartCache, 1.30 GHz up to 3.60 GHz.

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8200Y
2 cores, 4 threads, 5W, 4MB SmartCache, 1.30 GHz up to 3.90 GHz.

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8500Y
2 cores, 4 threads, 5W, 4MB Cache, 1.50 GHz up to 4.20 GHz.
7th Gen Intel® Core™ m3-7Y30
2 cores, 4 threads, 4MB SmartCache, 1.00 GHz up to 2.60 GHz, 4.5W

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U
2 cores, 4 threads, 3MB SmartCache, 2.60 GHz up to 3.50 GHz, 15W

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7660U
2 cores, 4 threads, 4MB Cache, 2.50 GHz up to 4.00 GHz, 15W
Graphics7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7Y74
Intel® UHD Graphics 615, 300 MHz up to 950 MHz

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7Y75
Intel® UHD Graphics 615, 300 MHz up to 1.05 GHz

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8200Y
Intel® UHD Graphics 615, 300 MHz up to 950 MHz

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8500Y
Intel® UHD Graphics 615, 300 MHz up to 1.05 GHz
7th Gen Intel® Core™ m3-7Y30
• Intel® HD Graphics 615

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300U
• Intel® HD Graphics 620

7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7660U
• Intel® Iris™ Plus Graphics 640
Memory
4GB8GB16GB
1866 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR3 SDRAM
4 GB 8 GB 16 GB
1866 MHz LPDDR3 RAM
Storage
128 GB
SATA SSD up to 6 Gbps
256 GB 512 GB1 TB
NVMe PCIe SSD up to 8 Gbps
128GB256GB512GB
SSD
1TB
PCIe NVMe
Network• Intel Wireless: Up to 867 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
• Bluetooth 4.2
• Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible
• Bluetooth Wireless 4.1 technology
Battery
Size4-cell smart lithium-ion (46 WHr)45 Wh
Battery Life• Up to 15 hours (Productivity Tasks)
* Tested on FHD panel
Up to 13.5 hours of video playback
Power Supply30 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
20 VDC/1.50A, 12 VDC/2A, 5VDC/2A
44W power supply with USB-A (5W) charging port
Exterior
DimensionsFront 11.98 x 7.81 x 0.32 in (304.20 x 198.50 x 8.20 mm)
Rear 11.98 x 7.81 x 0.54 in (304.20 x 198.50 x 13.70 mm)
11.50 x 7.9 x 0.33 inches (292 mm x 201 mm x 8.5 mm)
Weight2.73 lb (1.24 kg)Intel Core m3 1.69 lbs (768 g)
Intel Core i5 1.7 lbs (770 g)
Intel Core i7 1.73 lbs (784 g)
Colors• Platinum black with with black carbon fiber palmrest.
• Platinum silver with black carbon fiber palmrest.
Platinum
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).
• Not included
• Weight: 0.68 lb (310 g)
• Dimension: 11.61 x 8.54 x 0.19 inches (295 mm x 216 mm x 5mm)

Keyboard
• Activation: Moving (mechanical) keys
• Layout: QWERTY, full row of function keys (F1-F12)
• 4 directional keys; Windows, Brightness and Media Controls Keys;
• LED backlighting

Trackpad
• Precision glass trackpad.
• Trackpad size: 4 x 2 inches (101.6 mm x 50.8 mm)
• Supports five-finger multitouch gesture.
Ports• 1 x Thunderbolt™ 3 with Power Delivery & DisplayPort (4 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3)
• 1 x USB-C 3.1 with Power Delivery & DisplayPort
• 1 x headset jack
• 1 x microSD card reader
• 1 x Noble lock slot
• 1 x Full-size USB 3.0
• 1 x microSD™ card reader
• 1 x Surface Connect™
• 1 x Headset jack
• 1 x Mini DisplayPort
• 1 x Cover port
Camera & Audio
CameraFront facing camera
Bottom-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
• Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
• 5.0MP front-facing camera with 1080p Skype HD video
• 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera with 1080p full HD video
Audio• Realtek ALC3271 with Waves MaxxAudio Pro
• Two speakers (1W x 2 = 2W total)
• Dual array microphones
• Dual microphones
• Front-facing stereo speakers with Dolby® Audio™ Premium
Misc
Sensors• Optional dedicated Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader.​​
• Ambient light sensor
• Ambient light sensor
• Accelerometer
• Gyroscope
Security• Windows Hello with Fingerprint Sign in
• Noble lock slot
• HW TPM 2.0 chip for enterprise security
• Enterprise-grade protection with Windows Hello face sign-in

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