Dell XPS 17 9720 (2022)

Dell XPS 17 9720 (2022)
  • Launched: March 2022
  • Screen-to-body ratio: ~90.3%
  • Dimensions: 374.4 x 248 x 19.5 mm (14.74 x 9.76 x 0.77 inches)
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Review

Evaluation of the main characteristics with the configuration selected for the XPS 17 9720 (2022).
Performance
80
Gaming
63
Display
37
Battery Life
67
Connectivity
98
Case
72
NanoReview Score
65
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Tests and Specifications

Detailed tests and technical specifications of the Dell XPS 17 9720 (2022)

Case

Weight 2.17 kg (4.78 lbs)
Dimensions 374.4 x 248 x 19.5 mm
14.74 x 9.76 x 0.77 inches
Area 929 cm2 (143.9 inches2)
Screen-to-body ratio ~90.3%
Side bezels 4.1 mm
Colors Black, Silver
Transformer No
Cooling solution
Cooling system Active
Vapor chamber No
Number of fans 2
Noise level 47.9 dB

Display

Size 17 inches
Type IPS LCD
Refresh rate 60 Hz
PPI 133 ppi
Aspect ratio 16:10
Resolution 1920 x 1200 pixels
Touchscreen No
Coating Matte
Display tests
Contrast 1650:1
sRGB color space 100%
Response time 35 ms
Max. brightness
500 nits

Battery

Capacity
Voltage 11.4 V
Full charging time 2:00 hr
Battery type Li-Po
Replaceable No
Fast charging Yes
USB Power Delivery Yes
Charging port position Left, Right
Charge power 130 W
Weigh of AC adapter 508 gramm

CPU

CPU name
Base frequency 2.5 GHz
Turbo frequency 4.5 GHz
Cores 12
Threads 16
L3 Cache 18 MB
Integrated GPU Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 (80EU)
Fabrication process 10 nm

Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1676
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
10578
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1657
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
14336

Graphics Card

GPU name
TGP 60 W
Nvidia Optimus Yes
Type Dedicated
Fabrication process 8 nm
GPU base clock 1237 MHz
GPU boost clock 1500 MHz
FLOPS 6.14 TFLOPS
Memory size 4 GB
Memory type GDDR6
Memory bus 128 bit
Memory speed 12 Gbps
Shading units (cores) 2048
Texture mapping units (TMUs) 64
Raster operations pipelines (ROPs) 40
GPU performance
6.14 TFLOPS

RAM

RAM size
Channels 1x8 GB
Clock 4800 MHz
Type DDR5
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 2
Max. ram size 64 GB

Storage

Storage size
Bus PCI-E Gen 4.0 (4x)
Storage type SSD (M2)
Channels 1x256 GB
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 2
NVMe Yes

Sound

Audio chip Realtek ALC711-CG
Speakers 2.2
Power 2x2.5W, 2x1.5W
Loudness 79.8 dB
Microphones 2

Connectivity

Wi-Fi standard v6E
Bluetooth v5.2
Fingerprint Yes
Optical drive No
Webcam Above the display
Webcam resolution 1280 x 720
Ports
USB-A No
USB Type-C 4x USB 4.0
Thunderbolt Thunderbolt 4
HDMI No
DisplayPort No
VGA No
Audio jack (3.5 mm) Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) No
SD card reader Yes
Proprietary charging port No

Input

Keyboard
Keyboard type Island
Numpad No
Backlight Yes
Key travel 1.3 mm
Touchpad
Size 14.9 x 8.9 cm
Surface Glass
Windows Precision Yes

Comments

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Kimobbz 18 June 2022 23:00
Is there a docking station for this laptop? I need to connect via HDMI or display port and also need to have USB A connections.
+6 Reply
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TJet1.8 04 July 2022 19:57
It comes with a Thunderbolt 4 to USB A/HDMI converter.
+3 Reply
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