Dell XPS 15 9550 Specifications

Here's what you need to know about Dell XPS 15 9550 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Dell XPS 15 9550

Key FeaturesDell XPS 15 9550
At Glance
Released in
2015
16:9 4K UHD
15.6”
2160p 60Hz
Weight
3.9 lb
1.77 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
4C/8T, 2.60 → 3.50 GHz
Geekbench 5
798
Single Core
Geekbench 5
3,073
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® HD Graphics 530
24 Execution Units, 350 → 1050 MHz
Up to
32GB
2133 MHz DDR4
Dell XPS 15 9550 Ports
Up to Nvidia Quadro
GTX 960M
2GB GDDR5
Dell XPS 15 9550 Price
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 32GB RAM 1TB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 32GB RAM 1TB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,999.88
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 512GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 512GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,495.77
New Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop // 15.6" 4K UHD (3840x2160) InfinityEdge Touch Screen, Intel Skylake i7-6700HQ Quad Core, 1TB SSD, 32GB Ram, NVIDIA GTX 960M 2GB, Bluetooth 4.1, Win 10
New Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop // 15.6" 4K UHD (3840x2160) InfinityEdge Touch Screen, Intel Skylake i7-6700HQ Quad Core, 1TB SSD, 32GB Ram, NVIDIA GTX 960M 2GB, Bluetooth 4.1, Win 10
By Dell
$2,999.99
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6" 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Certified Refurbished)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6" 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Certified Refurbished)
By Dell
$1,495.77
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 1080P Full HD Nontouch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 8GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 1080P Full HD Nontouch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 8GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,289.00
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop - 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3GHz Quad Core, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5, Backlit Keyboard (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop - 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3GHz Quad Core, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5, Backlit Keyboard (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,498.77
ExteriorDell XPS 15 9550
Dimensions14.06 x 9.27 x 0.45 - 0.66 in (357 x 235 x 11 - 17 mm)
Width: 14.06” (357 mm)
Depth: 9.27” (235 mm)
Height: 0.45 - 0.66” (11 - 17 mm)
Weight
  • 3-cell battery models: 3.9 lb (1.78 kg)
  • 6-cell battery models: 4.4 lb (2.0 kg)
Colors
  • CNC machined aluminum
  • Edge-to-edge Corning® Gorilla® Glass NBT™ on 4K Ultra HD display
  • Carbon fiber composite palm rest with soft-touch paint
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Full size, backlit chiclet keyboard; 1.3mm travel.
  • 4.13 x 3.15 in (105 mm x 80 mm) touchpad with multi-touch gesture support.
DisplayDell XPS 15 9550
Size15.6 Inches
Info
  • 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.
PortsDell XPS 15 9550
Ports
Dell XPS 15 9550 Ports
Image Source: Dell
Left (5)
  • 1 x Thunderbolt 3
    USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), PCIe Gen 3 x2, DisplayPort, Power Delivery
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.0 (5 Gbps), PowerShare
  • 1 x HDMI
    v2.0
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
  • 1 x power port
Right (4)
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.0 (5 Gbps), PowerShare
  • 1 x full-size SD card slot
  • 1 x lock slot
  • 1 x Battery gauge button
Internal SpecsDell XPS 15 9550
Processor
  1. 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-6100H
    2 cores, 4 threads, 2.70 GHz, 3MB SmartCache, 35W
  2. 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-6300HQ
    4 cores, 4 threads, 2.30 → 3.20 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 45W
  3. 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.60 → 3.50 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 45W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Dell XPS 15 95501
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-6100H67184.09%
2
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-6300HQ74393.11%
3
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ798100.00%
0798
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
Dell XPS 15 95501
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-6100H1,59751.97%
2
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-6300HQ2,40978.39%
3
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ3,073100.00%
03,073
Integrated Graphics
  1. 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-6100H
    Intel® HD Graphics 530
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 900 MHz
  2. 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-6300HQ
    Intel® HD Graphics 530
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 950 MHz
  3. 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ
    Intel® HD Graphics 530
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1050 MHz
Memory
  • 8 GB 16 GB 32 GB
    2133 MHz Dual-channel DDR4 RAM.
Discrete Graphics
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960M (Optional)
    Maxwell Architecture, 2GB GDDR5 128-bit, 1033 → 1098 MHz, 640 CUDA Cores.
Storage
  • 500GB/32GB SSD 512GB/128GB SSD
    Hybrid Hard Drive.
  • 256 GB 512 GB
    PCIe Gen 3 SSD.
ConnectivityDell XPS 15 9550
Wi-Fi
  • DW1820A
    Up to 867 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g, WiFi-4 (802.11n), WiFi-5 (802.11ac).
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth 4.1
BatteryDell XPS 15 9550
Size
  • 3-cell smart lithium-ion 56 Wh
  • 6-cell smart lithium-ion 84 Wh
Battery Life
  • Up to 17 hours
* Tested on 84 WHr battery, FHD panel, SSD models.
Power Supply130 W power adapter
Power rated at 19.50VDC/6.67A.
SoftwareDell XPS 15 9550
OS
Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro
Built-in Apps
  • Microsoft Office 30-days trial
  • McAfee LiveSafe™ 12 Month Subscription
Camera & AudioDell XPS 15 9550
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    Bottom-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
Audio
  • Realtek ALC3266 with Waves MaxxAudio Pro
  • Two speakers (2W x 2 = 4W total)
  • Digital-array microphones
MiscDell XPS 15 9550
Security
  • Kensington lock slot

Dell XPS 15 9550 Price

Here is the latest price update for Dell XPS 15 9550.

Dell XPS 15 9550 Price
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 32GB RAM 1TB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 32GB RAM 1TB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,999.88
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 512GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 512GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,495.77
New Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop // 15.6" 4K UHD (3840x2160) InfinityEdge Touch Screen, Intel Skylake i7-6700HQ Quad Core, 1TB SSD, 32GB Ram, NVIDIA GTX 960M 2GB, Bluetooth 4.1, Win 10
New Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop // 15.6" 4K UHD (3840x2160) InfinityEdge Touch Screen, Intel Skylake i7-6700HQ Quad Core, 1TB SSD, 32GB Ram, NVIDIA GTX 960M 2GB, Bluetooth 4.1, Win 10
By Dell
$2,999.99
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6" 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Certified Refurbished)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6" 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 16GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Professional (Certified Refurbished)
By Dell
$1,495.77
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 1080P Full HD Nontouch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 8GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop 15.6in 1080P Full HD Nontouch, Intel i7-6700HQ 3.5GHz Quad Core 8GB RAM 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5 Windows 10 (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,289.00
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop - 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3GHz Quad Core, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5, Backlit Keyboard (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9550 Laptop - 15.6in 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch, Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3GHz Quad Core, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M w/ 2GB GDDR5, Backlit Keyboard (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,498.77

Dell XPS 15 9550: Quick Look

Here is our quick look at Dell XPS 15 9550.

Dell XPS 15 9550

Dell has revealed the XPS 15 9550, a 15.6-inch machine, in 2015. It is powered by up to a quad-core Intel Core i7-6700HQ with a boost clock speed up to 3.50 GHz. The laptop has a dedicated GPU option up to Nvidia Quadro GTX 960M with 2GB GDDR5. For display option, it has a 15.6 inch display with the following key specifications:

  • 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.

Moreover, Dell claims that the Dell XPS 15 9550 supports up to 32GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 memory. Furthermore, It comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that users can replace and upgrade in the future.

Additionally, the Dell XPS 15 9550 measures 14.06” x 9.27” x 0.66” (357.12 x 235.46 x 16.76 mm) and weight at 3.9 lbs. (1.77 kg). For connectivity, there are a total amount of nine ports and slots available on Dell XPS 15 9550. That includes a Thunderbolt 3 port, two USB-A ports, an HDMI port, a headphone jack, a power port, a full-size SD card slot, a lock slot, and a Battery gauge button.