The new XPS 13 Ultrabook features a 13.3-inch edge-to-edge LED backlit display with 1366 x 768 resolution protected by first-generation Gorilla Glass, an aluminum casing around its shell and a carbon-fiber composite back for extra ridigity and durability.
On the physical side of things, the ultrabook weighs in at 2.9 pounds (1.32kg), measures 0.71-inches (18mm) at its thickest point and tapers down to 0.24-inches (6mm) at its thinnest point. At the baseline $999 price, the device comes with a 32nm Intel 1.60GHz Core i5 2467M Sandy Bridge processor, 4GB of DDR3 RAM and a 128GB SSD. Pricing ranges all the way up to $1,499 and at the highest end, the specifications include an Intel 1.70GHz Core i7 2637M Sandy Bridge processor, 4GB of DDR3 and a 256GB SSD.
The ultrabook also includes one USB 3.0 port, one USB 2.0 port, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a Mini DisplayPort. However, no sign of an SD card slot or mini-HDMI port.
Dell's new XPS 13 Ultrabook with Gorilla Glass LED-backlit display can be purchased here.