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Dell XPS 17 9720 (XPS 17 9720)

Laptop summary

Dell XPS 17 9720 is an acceptable value gaming laptop with Windows 11 Pro released in 2023. It has an acceptable Intel CPU, but a lot of memory for its price. The laptop has the GeForce RTX 3060 GPU that is weak for playing games. You can run older games on recommended settings, but using lower graphics settings you can play 60% of the games published this year. 5k resolution is superb for the 17-inch screen. The 2000gb SSD storage is acceptable. It is light at only 5.35 lb.

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Dell XPS 17 9720 (XPS 17 9720) technical specifications

Dell XPS 17 9720 (XPS 17 9720)

Play 70% of games on recommendedTouchscreeni7 CPUHigh resolutionSD card readerFingerprint Reader

Specifications

Dell XPS 17 9720 (XPS 17 9720)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
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Intel Core i7-12700H
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed and multiprocessing capabilities of a laptop.
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64gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
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GeForce RTX 3060
Screen size
17″
Screen resolution
5k (5120 x 2880 pixels)
Weight
5.35 lbs (2.43 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.75 x 9.77 x 0.78 inches
(37.46 x 24.82 x 1.98 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11 Pro
Hard drives
2000gb SSD
Release date
October 30, 2023
Amazon.com List Price
$3,559.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$3,559.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$2,799.00
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Laptop Dimensions

14.75 in
37.46 cm
9.77 in
24.82 cm
Thickness: 0.78 in (1.98 cm)

Amazon.com description

Dell XPS 17 9720 Laptop 2023, 17" Touchscreen UHD+ Display, 14-Core 12th Intel i7-12700H, NVIDIA RTX 3060 6GB GDDR6, 64GB DDR5, 2TB SSD, Thunderbolt 4, WiFi 6E, Backlit KB, FP Reader, Windows 11 Pro

【Memory & Storage & OS】64GB 4800 MHz DDR5 SDRAM, 2TB NVMe m.2 Solid State Drive, Windows 11 Professional

【Intel Core i7-12700H Processor】Latest Powerhouse 12th Gen 14-Core Processor (6P+8E Cores, up to 4.7 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology, 24 MB Smart cache, 14 cores, 20 threads). When it comes to raw power and performance, the XPS 17 Laptop makes no compromises. With an Intel Core processor and NVIDIA GeForce graphics, feel free to crank up the settings everywhere you go.

【17" UHD+ Touchscreen】3840 x 2400 pixels, Touchscreen, 60Hz, Anti-Glare, 500 nit, InfinityEdge, 16:10 Display, Ray-Tracing Latest Generation【NVIDIA Geforce RTX 3060 Graphics】with 6GB Dedicated GDDR6 VRAM

【Connection & Ports】Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6 1675 (AX211) 2x2 + Bluetooth 5.2 Wireless Card (Supporting Gigabit file transfer speeds) (Supporting Gigabit file transfer speeds). 4x Thunderbolt 4 through USB Type-C (with DispayPort and PowerDelivery); 1x SD-Card Reader, 1 x Headphone & Microphone Audio Jack

【Features】Fullsize island-style Backlit Keyboard w/ Fingerprint Reader, Stereo woofer 2.5 W x 2 and stereo tweeter 1.5 W x 2 = 8 W total peak. 6-cell 86 WHr Battery, 130W AC-Adapter, Dell Type-C to Type-A/HDMI adapter. Platinum Silver exterior, Black interior. CNC machined aluminum with carbon fiber or woven glass fiber composite palm rest. 14.75 x 9.77 x 0.78 in, 5.35 lbs.

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