Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. Stay up to date with the latest news, reviews and features. It’s still a good chip, and comparable to the one in a base-level 15in Macbook Pro. This is when my problems started. Dell wants in on the action with its Please, switch off ad blockers. It’s not all good news — it’s a little thick and the internal fan can be loud.

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Dell XPS 15 (L501x) notebook

Read more on these topics: The Blue Screen seen was first encountered when Windows was installed, I attempted to flatten the system as I was unaware that nvidja was I need power and lots of it.

However when under load playing a game like Guild Wars it runs at degrees but when running a game like minecraft it runs at a high degrees, are these normal temperatures for the GPU to be at when gaming? It’s not as well built or attractive as a MacBook Pro, but it is cheaper. It is bulkier though, causing the laptop to tilt forwards when sitting on a flat surface.

But if you are planning on sharing any footage of your latest outdoor adventure with friends and colleagues, you will need more than just hardware. It’s not as well built or attractive as a MacBook Pro, but it is cheaper. Dell Inspiron 17 RadeonCore i7 U, If that does not fix the issue then I would think it is the motherboard.


Also, in order to install the drive on this model XPS you have to get to the system board. I am aware that Windows 64 bit can recognise higher amounts of RAM but my laptop only recognises 2. The notebook’s chassis is an odd mix of curves and straight edges — it’s not as smooth as a Macbook Pro or Apple Macbook Airand not as squarely utilitarian as a Lenovo notebook.

It still looks like it compares well with the new XPS, but the Radiance Infinity p panel is no longer an option, Waves comes standard while Beats costs extra, and Optimus trumps AMD’s switchable graphics.

I am kinda doubting its a hardware failure if it worked flawlessly up until the drive change, but it nvodia be good to know why he did the drive change. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies.

We ran through a series of performance tests to give the Dell XPS Lx a bit of a chance to stretch its legs. I currently have no OS installed on the machine and I’m therefore unable to run the debuggers as described on this rell.

It’s not as attractive or as well-built as an Apple laptop but it’s cheaper and more powerful. You must log in or sign up to post here.

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Clear treble and a surprising amount of mid-range and bass make the XPS Lx fine for music or movie playback. This is xxps my problems started.


It has a It has an i5 processor l5501x uses the integrated Intel HD Graphics for the default display adapter. Best Deals Selling at 2 stores See lowest prices. The internal rpm, GB hard drive proved to be a zippy performer in our tests, copying 2.

Here is some info on the laptop: I wasnt a big fan of windows 8 so clean installed windows 7 32 bit. Please share our article, every link counts! User Name Remember Me? But it’s big, bulky and has a few design quirks that keep it from being great. nviria

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Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: It has a The Aluminium lid looks and feels great and it was good to see that Dell continued the use of this material on the keyboard surround. This recognised my Nvidia GPU as having 1. I have fully removed the previous drivers before installing new ones – files, xell, etc. Intel i5 m running at 2.