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Dell XPS M1530
5.0 out of 10

Dell XPS M1530

Laptop Type: Thin and Light Laptop Use: Home Use * Read more

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Overall 8
8.0

Dell XPS M1530

PC Magazine
30 January 2008
  • Conclusion: The Dell XPS M1530 is a desktop replacement version of the M1330 that features a slot-loading Blu-ray burner and a profile that looks just as sleek as its little sib's.
  • Pros: Has the same design as the award-winning XPS M1330. Awesome raw horsepower. Integrated cellular modem. Slot-loading Blu-ray burner. Excellent typing experience.
  • Cons: Heavier than the competition. Batteries are not compatible with the M1330.
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Overall 9
8.5
Performance 9
9.4
Battery performance 7
6.6
Display 8
8.0
Weight 8
8.0
Noise 8
8.0
Gaming performance 9
9.2
Connectivity 9
8.6
Keyboard 9
9.0
Temperature 9
9.0

Review Dell XPS M1530 Notebook

Notebookcheck
18 December 2007
  • Conclusion: The Dell XPS M1530 is an elegant and compact multimedia notebook with first-class performance, but also smaller weaknesses . The case scores points by high-quality materials . Aluminum parts used for display and base unit contribute to good haptics and excellent stability .
  • Pros: Stylish design and use of high-quality materials, Case stability, Well equipped with ports, A lot of accessories, Blu-Ray drive available, User-friendly keyboard, Very good 3D performance, Low noise emissions in the idle mode, Low surface temperatures, Battery runtime alright, and battery upgrade...
  • Cons: Smaller weaknesses regarding workmanship, Display surface reflects heavily, Narrow viewing angles, Loud DVD drive
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Overall 8
8.3
Performance 7
6.7

Dell XPS M1530

PC Authority
2 May 2009
  • Summary: Form and function meet in the middle in one supremely well-made package
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Overall 8
8.0

Dell XPS M1530 - Premium versus Basic review

TechRadar UK
19 August 2008
  • Summary: Does spending more necessarily mean better performance?
  • Pros: Excellent screen, Impressive usability, Great spec, Powerful performance
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Overall 8
8.0

Dell XPS M1530 review

TechRadar UK
19 February 2008
  • Summary: A stylish and powerful follow-up to the M1330
  • Pros: Comfortable to use, Looks great, Good screen
  • Cons: Not compatible with DirectX 10, Short battery life
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Overall 8
8.1

Dell XPS M1530

ZDNet
9 January 2008
  • Summary: Don't let the slim design and relatively light heft fool you. This XPS is one powerful gaming portable with an impressive feature set for work and play.
  • Pros: Excellent gaming performance, Touch-sensitive buttons, Slim and light for a midsize machine, Good feature set which includes a fingerprint sensor, Mini-remote control stored in the ExpressCard slot
  • Cons: No subwoofer, Few USB ports, No modem
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Overall 8
8.3
Ease of use 9
9.0
Performance 9
9.0
Display 10
10
Ergonomics 7
7.0
Equipment 5
5.0
Portability 9
9.0

Testupdate - DELL XPS M1530

Notebookjournal.de
15 April 2008
  • Conclusion: Nicht einmal eine Woche auf den Thron, bei unserer Kategorie Gaming-Notebooks 15 Zoll, muss das ASUS M50SA diesen auch schon wieder räumen. Das Dell XPS M1530 setzt in jedem Bereich noch eins drauf.
  • Pros: Anwendungs- und 3D-Leistung, Akkulaufzeit, Helles- und kontraststarkes Display, schnelle Festplatte
  • Cons: Klang der Lautsprecher
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