In a nutshell: The new Dell XPS 13 features a thin and light design, 12th Gen Intel processors and fewer ports than its predecessor. The XPS 13 2-in-1, meanwhile, has seen a bigger change as it now comes without a keyboard, making it a more competitive iPad.

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Dell has announced updating it popular The XPS 13 Ultrabook lineup. The Dell XPS 13 (9315) retains its predecessor’s 13.4-inch display as you can choose between 3840 x 2400 (with touch) or 1920 x 1200 (with or without touch).

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It features 12th Gen Intel Alder Lake-U processors with either i5-1230U or i7-1250U options and up to 32GB of LPDDR5 RAM. Meanwhile, the storage capacity increases to 1TB NVMe SSD. What’s more remarkable is how the new internals are packaged inside.

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Dell redesigned the motherboard, making it smaller than the previous model to make room for larger speakers and other upgrades. The downside is that the laptop won’t be upgradeable as users won’t be able to replace the RAM, SSD, or battery.

The new XPS 13 comes with a CNC-machined aluminum chassis and you can choose between Sky (light blue) and Umber (muted purple) colorways. Unfortunately, Dell has removed the headphone jack and microSD card reader, so you’re limited to two Thunderbolt 4 ports.

The Dell XPS 13 (9315) is available now in the US and Canada starting at $999.

Also announced is a redesigned XPS 13 2-in-1 that no longer has a 360-degree hinge. Instead, it comes in a tablet form factor with the option to buy the XPS Folio keyboard case and magnetic stylus separately, similar to the iPad and Microsoft Surface Pro lineup.

It features a 13-inch 2880 x 1920 3:2 aspect ratio screen, optional 5G connectivity with eSIM support, and an 11-megapixel rear camera. Color choices are limited to Sky and the darker Slate. The rest of the specs are the same as the standard XPS 13.

The new Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 laptops will go on sale this summer at prices yet to be announced.