Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320

Here's what you need to know about 2022 Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320

Our analysis and reviews

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What we like

Reasons to like about Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320.

Supports Windows 11

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

RequirementsDell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorIntel Core i5-1240P → Intel Core i7-1280P
4GB RAM8GB → 32GB
64GB Drive256GB → 2TB
2 Cores CPU12 → 14 cores
Upgradable storage

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more.

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320.

Non-upgradable memory

What's new

Improvements over its predecessor.

Incredible performance for an ultrabook

Despite its new slim design, it packs powerful 28W 12th Generation Intel Alder Lake P-Series processors. It also supports up to 32GB 5200MHz LPDDR5 128-bit dual-channel memory and up to 2TB PCIe Gen 4 x4 SSD.

3.5K OLED Touch display

You can configure up to 13.4-inch 3.5K OLED display with resolution  3456 x 2160, 304 PPI, 60 Hz, 100,000:1, 400 nits, 100% DCI-P3, DisplayHDR™ 500.

All-new exclusive features
  • All-new capacitive touch function row.
  • All-new seamless glass touchpad with haptic feedback.
  • All-new zero-lattice keyboard.
More features
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 4 ports.
  • Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6E 1675 (AX211).
  • Windows Hello face authentication camera.
  • Built-in fingerprint reader in the power button.
  • 60W power adapter with Express Charge 2.0.
  • Quad speakers design with Waves MaxxAudio Pro and Waves Nx® 3D audio.
  • More giant fans provide 55% better airflow without increasing noise or temperature.
Much faster CPU performance

Intel Core i7-1280P inside Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 has a 129% better multi-core CPU performance score than the Intel Core i7-1165G7 inside Dell XPS 13 9305.

Geekbench 5 multi-core score
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 - Intel Core i7-1280P
10,304
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 - Intel Core i7-1270P
9,328
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 - Intel Core i7-1260P
9,170
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 - Intel Core i5-1240P
7,240
Dell XPS 13 9305 - Intel Core i7-1165G7
4,487
Dell XPS 13 9305 - Intel Core i5-1135G7
3,980
Dell XPS 13 9305 - Intel Core i3-1115G4
2,445
Supports larger memory

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 supports a larger memory capacity than the Dell XPS 13 9305. It supports up to 32GB versus 16GB of system memory on the Dell XPS 13 9305.

Max system memory size
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
32 GB
Dell XPS 13 9305
16 GB
Supports faster memory

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 supports a faster memory speed than the Dell XPS 13 9305. It supports up to 5200MHz versus 4267MHz of system memory on the Dell XPS 13 9305.

Memory type and speed
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 - LPDDR5
5,200 MHz
Dell XPS 13 9305 - LPDDR4X
4,267 MHz

What's missing

Downsides over its predecessor.

Very few I/O ports

It has a limited I/O port for a laptop form factor. It comes with only two Thunderbolt 4 ports lacking the following ports that were previously available on older models.

  • No headphone jack.
  • No MicroSD card reader.
No physical function keys

The new XPS 9320 uses the all-new capacitive touch function row instead of the traditional physical function keys.

Has four fewer ports and slots

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 has fewer ports and slots count than the Dell XPS 13 9305. It has only two versus six amount of ports and slots on the Dell XPS 13 9305.

PortsDell XPS 13 Plus 9320Dell XPS 13 9305
headphone jackNoYes
lock slotNoYes
microSD card slotNoYes
Thunderbolt 4Yes x2Yes x2
USB-CNoYes
Total26
Worst versatile connectivity

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 has less versatile I/O connectivity than the Dell XPS 13 9305. It has only one versus four commonly used ports and slots on the Dell XPS 13 9305.

PortsDell XPS 13 Plus 9320Dell XPS 13 9305
Thunderbolt 4YesYes
headphone jackNoYes
microSD card slotNoYes
USB-CNoYes

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Key Features

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
At Glance
Released in Early
2022
16:10 3.5K
13.4”
2160p OLED
Weight
2.73 lb
1.24 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-1280P
14C/20T, 1.80 → 4.80 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,538
Single Core
Geekbench 5
10,304
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
96 Execution Units, 400 → 1450 MHz
Configurable up to
32GB
5200 MHz LPDDR5
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 Ports

Availability

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Released2022
Release Date
  • Announced on January 4, 2022 (CES 2022).
  • Available worldwide in Spring 2022.
Applicable Models
  • Dell XPS 13 9320
  • Dell XPS 13 Plus
  • 2022 Dell XPS 13 Plus
Generations
Stores

Exterior

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Dimensions11.63” x 7.84” x 0.60” (295.3 x 199.04 x 15.28 mm)
WeightStarting at 2.73 lbs (1.24 kg)
Colors
Platinum Graphite
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Keyboard
    • Full-size zero-lattice keyboard with backlit key.
    • 1.0 mm key travel.
    • Capacitive touch function.
  • Touchpad
    • Seamless glass touchpad with haptic ForcePad that responds to the touch.
    • Supports multi-touch gestures.
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 Keyboard and Touchpad
Image Source: Dell
Chasis Information
  • CNC machined aluminum with glass palm rest in graphite
  • CNC machined aluminum with glass palm rest in platinum

Display

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Size13.4 Inches
Info
  • 13.4” FHD+
    1920 x 1200, 169 PPI, 60 Hz, 2000:1, 500 nits, 100% sRGB, Anti-glare, Non-touch support.
  • 13.4” FHD+ Touch
    1920 x 1200, 169 PPI, 60 Hz, 2000:1, 500 nits, 100% sRGB, 0.3% anti-reflective, anti-smudge, touch support.
  • 13.4” 3.5K OLED Touch
    3456 x 2160, 304 PPI, 60 Hz, 100,000:1, 400 nits, 100% DCI-P3, DisplayHDR™ 500, 0.5% anti-reflective, anti-smudge, touch support, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 7.
  • 13.4” 4K UHD+ Touch
    3840 x 2400, 338 PPI, 60 Hz, 1650:1, 400 nits, 90% DCI-P3, DisplayHDR™ 400, 0.3% anti-reflective, anti-smudge, touch support.
  • All panels
    InfinityEdge, Dolby Vision™, Eyesafe® technology, 178° wide viewing angle +/- 89° / 89° / 89° / 89°

Ports

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Ports
Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320 Ports
Image Source: Dell
Left (1)
  • 1 x Thunderbolt 4
    40 Gpbs, USB 4.0 (40 Gbps), DisplayPort, Power Delivery
Right (1)
  • 1 x Thunderbolt 4
    40 Gpbs, USB 4.0 (40 Gbps), DisplayPort, Power Delivery

Internal Specs

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Processor
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1240P
    12 cores, 16 threads, 1.70 → 4.40 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 28W
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1260P
    12 cores, 16 threads, 2.10 → 4.70 GHz, 18MB SmartCache, 28W
  3. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1270P
    12 cores, 16 threads, 2.20 → 4.80 GHz, 18MB SmartCache, 28W
  4. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1280P
    14 cores, 20 threads, 1.80 → 4.80 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 28W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

Dell XPS 13 Plus 93201
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1240P1,50189.35%
2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1260P1,680100.00%
3
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1270P1,66599.11%
4
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1280P1,53891.55%
01,680

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

Dell XPS 13 Plus 93201
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1240P7,24070.26%
2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1260P9,17088.99%
3
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1270P9,32890.53%
4
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1280P10,304100.00%
010,304
Integrated Graphics
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1240P
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    80 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1260P
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1400 MHz
  3. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1270P
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1400 MHz
  4. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1280P
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1450 MHz
Memory
8 GB 16 GB 32 GB
5200MHz LPDDR5 128-bit dual-channel memory.
Onboard memory.
Storage
  • 256GB
    PCIe Gen 3 x4 SSD
  • 512GB 1TB 2TB
    PCIe Gen 4 x4 SSD

Connectivity

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Wi-FiIntel Killer Wi-Fi 6E 1675 (AX211)
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)
BluetoothBluetooth 5.2

Battery

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Size55 Wh
Power Supply60 W USB (Type-C) power adapter 
Supports Express Charge 2.0 that gets your laptop to about 80% battery life in less than an hour.

Software

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
OS
  • Windows 11
    Home Pro
  • Ubuntu 20.04
    On Developer Edition models.
Built-in Apps
  • Microsoft Office 30-days trial

Camera & Audio

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
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)
Audio
  • Studio quality tuning with Waves MaxxAudio Pro and Waves Nx® 3D audio
  • 4 x Speakers (8W peak)
  • 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack with 360-degree Waves NX 3D virtual surround with head-tracking via headphones
  • Dual microphone array powered by Waves MaxxVoice Pro supporting VoIP – Microsoft Cortana capable

Misc

Dell XPS 13 Plus 9320
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
Security
  • Windows Hello Facial Recognition
  • Fingerprint reader
Warranty1 year warranty