Dell launches Ubuntu powered XPS 13 Ultrabook

/ 4 years ago

Primarily aimed at developers by Dell, the ultrabook comes with “the essentials they want”. The ultrabook uses Ubuntu 12.04 OS. This is available from Dell for $ 1,449 including pro support with an option to bump up to 2 or 3 years.

XPS 13 features a 13.3 inch panel with 1366 x 768, powered with i7 3517U and 8 gigs of memory and a 256gig SSD. The casing is made of carbon fiber and aluminum. and offers gorilla glass. The thicknes of the laptop is 6mm on its thinnest edge and 8 on its thickest.

Dell is offering this after “community input” but its an option for those who do not want Windows 8. A choice is always good.

Source: Dell | Slashgear