Summary: Priced at Rs 69,169, we feel the XPS 420 is overpriced considering the weak graphics subsystem. However, it is very difficult to recreate the overall look and feel that the XPS 420 has—the beautiful case, neatly packed interiors, stupendous hardware and the tiny LCD screen on the cabinet! If you have money to blow and appreciate style, then the XPS 420 fits the bill.
Excerpt: Good performance and the addition of Adobe's killer Elements Studio software suite distinguish Dell's higher-end—and higher-priced—XPS 420 entertainment PC.
Pros: SideShow panel adds convenience to frequently used media features, Built-in Bluetooth and 802.11n wireless, Adobe Elements Studio included, Quad-core processor, good graphics card boost performance
Cons: Somewhat pricey, HD optical drive is Blu-ray only, No room for additional hard drives
Excerpt: Dell XPS 420 - stylish multimedia XPS home studio - as low as $17 per week
Online Price $1,599
Cash Off $100
Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Processor Q6600 (2.4GHz, 1066FSB, 8MB)
Operating system: Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium
Memory: 2GB 800MHz DDR2 SDRAM
Harddrive: 320GB SATA 3.0Gb/s with NCQ
Monitor: Dell E207WFP 20" Widescreen Flat Panel Monitor