Dell XPS 15 9560 specs, features, and analysis

Here's what you need to know about 2017 Dell XPS 15 9560 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Dell XPS 15 9560

Dell XPS 15 9560 Price
Dell XPS 15 9560 15.6in FHD InfinityEdge Display Intel Core i7-7700HQ X4 2.8GHz 8GB 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Silver (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9560 15.6in FHD InfinityEdge Display Intel Core i7-7700HQ X4 2.8GHz 8GB 256GB SSD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Silver (Renewed)
By Dell
$479.00
Dell XPS 15 9560 15.6" 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160), Intel Core i7-7700U up to 3.8 GHz, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Nvidia GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5, Touchscreen, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10 pro (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9560 15.6" 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160), Intel Core i7-7700U up to 3.8 GHz, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Nvidia GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5, Touchscreen, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10 pro (Renewed)
By Dell
$536.41
Dell XPS 15 9560 4K UHD Touch (3840 x 2160) 7th Gen Intel i7-7700HQ Quad Core 1TB SSD, 32GB Ram Thounderbolt NVIDIA GTX 1050 Win 10 Pro Fingerprint Reader Plus Best Notebook Stylus
Dell XPS 15 9560 4K UHD Touch (3840 x 2160) 7th Gen Intel i7-7700HQ Quad Core 1TB SSD, 32GB Ram Thounderbolt NVIDIA GTX 1050 Win 10 Pro Fingerprint Reader Plus Best Notebook Stylus
By Dell
$1,199.00
Dell XPS 15 9560 FHD 1080P Intel Core i7-7700HQ 8GB RAM 256GB SSD Nvidia GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Home (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9560 FHD 1080P Intel Core i7-7700HQ 8GB RAM 256GB SSD Nvidia GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Home (Renewed)
By Dell
$358.98
Dell XPS 15 9560 4K UHD TOUCHSCREEN Intel Core i7-7700HQ 32GB RAM 1TB SSD Nvidia GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Home (Renewed)
Dell XPS 15 9560 4K UHD TOUCHSCREEN Intel Core i7-7700HQ 32GB RAM 1TB SSD Nvidia GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5 Windows 10 Home (Renewed)
By Dell
$583.15

Exterior

Dell XPS 15 9560
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: 4 lb (1.8 kg)
  • 6-cell battery models: 4.5 lb (2.0 kg)
Colors
  • Silver (CNC machined aluminum with carbon fiber composite palm rest in black)
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.

Display

Dell XPS 15 9560
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.

Ports

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Ports
Dell XPS 15 9560 Ports
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Left (5)
  • 1 x Thunderbolt 3
    40 Gpbs, 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 Specs

Dell XPS 15 9560
Processor
  1. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7100H
    2 cores, 4 threads, 3.00 GHz, 3MB Cache, 35W
  2. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ
    4 cores, 4 threads, 2.50 → 3.50 GHz, 6MB Cache, 45W
  3. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.80 → 3.80 GHz, 6MB Cache, 45W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

Dell XPS 15 95601
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7100H67479.11%
2
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ84899.53%
3
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ852100.00%
0852

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

Dell XPS 15 95601
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7100H1,61050.19%
2
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ2,68583.70%
3
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ3,208100.00%
03,208
Integrated Graphics
  1. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-7100H
    Intel® HD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 950 MHz
  2. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ
    Intel® HD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1000 MHz
  3. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ
    Intel® HD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
Memory
  • 4 GB 8 GB 16 GB 32 GB
    2400 MHz Dual-channel DDR4 RAM.
Discrete Graphics
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 (Optional)
    Pascal Architecture, 4GB GDDR5 128-bit, 1354 → 1493 MHz, 640 CUDA Cores.
Storage
  • 500GB/32GB SSD 512GB/128GB SSD
    Hybrid Hard Drive.
  • 256 GB 512 GB
    PCIe Gen 3 SSD.

Connectivity

Dell XPS 15 9560
Wi-Fi
  • Rivet Killer 1535
    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

Battery

Dell XPS 15 9560
Size
  • 3-cell smart lithium-ion 56 Wh
  • 6-cell smart lithium-ion 97 Wh
Power Supply130 W power adapter
Power rated at 19.50VDC/6.67A.

Software

Dell XPS 15 9560
OS
Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro
Built-in Apps
  • Microsoft Office 30-days trial
  • McAfee LiveSafe™ 12 Month Subscription

Camera & Audio

Dell XPS 15 9560
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    Bottom-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
Audio
  • Stereo speakers professionally tuned with Waves MaxxAudio® Pro
  • Two speakers (2W x 2 = 4W total)
  • Dual-array microphones

Misc

Dell XPS 15 9560
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader in the power button
Security
  • Windows Hello with Fingerprint Sign in
  • Kensington lock slot

Key Features

Dell XPS 15 9560
At Glance
Released in
2017
16:9 4K UHD
15.6”
2160p 60Hz
Weight
4 lb
1.81 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-7700HQ
4C/8T, 2.80 → 3.80 GHz
Geekbench 5
852
Single Core
Geekbench 5
3,208
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® HD Graphics 630
24 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
Up to
32GB
2400 MHz DDR4
Dell XPS 15 9560 Ports
Nvidia Quadro
GTX 1050
4GB GDDR5

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Our analysis and reviews

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What we like

Reasons to like about Dell XPS 15 9560.

Upgradable storage

Dell XPS 15 9560 comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more

Storage SlotsDell XPS 15 9560
M.2x1
Supports discrete graphics

Configurable up to Nvidia Quadro GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about Dell XPS 15 9560.

Not supports Windows 11
RequirementsDell XPS 15 9560
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorIntel Core i3-7100H → Intel Core i7-7700HQ
4GB RAM4GB → 32GB
64GB Drive256GB → 4TB
2 Cores CPU2 → 4 cores

What's new

Improvements over its predecessor.

Supports faster memory

Dell XPS 15 9560 supports a faster memory speed than the Dell XPS 15 9550. It supports up to 2400MHz versus 2133MHz of system memory on the Dell XPS 15 9550.

Memory type and speed
Dell XPS 15 9560 - DDR4
2,400 MHz
Dell XPS 15 9550 - DDR4
2,133 MHz

FAQs

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