Students know that having access to up-to-date technology will prepare them for success inside and outside of the classroom. Dell’s back to school products are the perfect companion for the techies, gamers, budding entrepreneurs, musicians, fashionistas and pretty much anyone looking for a system for school, work and entertainment. Check out some of the cool products Dell offers for back to school shoppers.
Multi-functional Inspiron 2-in-1s: A Laptop and Tablet in One Device
Busy with class, athletics, internships and more, students need devices like the Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 to fit their needs. So far2016 has been the year for 2-in-1s and it’s easy to see why. With a versatile 360 degree hinge that enables four modes of use: laptop mode for typing out a paper, tent mode for reviewing recipes while cooking, stand mode for streaming a favorite movie, or tablet mode for keeping up on social media.
- Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1– Colourful, Affordable & Ultra-Portable
This 11-inch 2-in-1 combines the performance of a laptop and the convenience of a tablet in a stylish, affordable and ultraportable design that makes it easy to take anywhere. It features the latest processors from Intel® providing speedy performance for surfing the web, writing a term paper, or chatting on the web and a bright HD (1366×768) touch display with impressive clarity. Colour options include Bali Blue, Alpine White and Tango Red (colour availability may vary by region).
Starting price: $349.99 CDN.
- Inspiron 7000 2-in-1s– The Most Powerful Inspiron 2-in-1 in a Selection of Screen Sizes
The Inspiron 13, 15 and 17-inch 7000 2-in-1s offer a brilliant aluminum design and the highest performance of the Inspiron line. The 7000s include a standard wide-viewing angle screen with FHD resolution, backlit keyboard, infrared camera and Waves MaxxAudio® Pro audio software. The precision touchpad delivers more precise pointing and gesture recognition, and the 802.11ac wireless capabilities provide improved range and speed for better surfing, streaming and video chats.
Starting price: $1099.99 CDN.
High Performance with Stylish Design: Award-Winning XPS Laptops & Desktops
With premium performance and design, the XPS laptops and desktops are perfect for those overachievers who want to look good in the process.
- XPS 13 Laptop– The Smallest, Award-Winning 13-inch Laptop on the Planet
My favourite Windows Notebook, this super light (starting at 2.7 lbs) and slim (9-15 mm) device is the smallest 13-inch laptop on the planet, squeezing a 13-inch laptop into an 11-inch frame. With the first virtually borderless InfinityEdge display and the longest battery life of any 13-inch laptop, up to 18 hours of run-time with FHD resolution, it’s perfect for students to carry in their backpack or purse and keep them up and running all day.
Starting price: $1,199.99 CDN.
- XPS Tower,XPS Tower VR & XPS Tower Special Edition – Powerful, Elegant & Expandable Desktops
With the XPS Tower lineup, students can enjoy blazing fast speeds for gaming and system-intensive applications, plus huge expandability potential. It is engineered to run quietly, cool more efficiently and deliver the best sound possible in a desktop. Additionally, both the XPS Tower VR and Special Edition meet and exceed the minimum recommended specifications for running virtual reality, and the Special Edition has undergone and passed testing for the Oculus Ready and HTC Vive Optimized certification programs, for immersive video and virtual reality experiences. The XPS Tower Special Edition will also feature a beautiful aluminum design, Intel K-processors and overclocking capabilities, heat pipe cooling and NVIDIA’s latest Pascal graphics.
Starting price and availability: XPS Tower: $899.99 CDN (available for purchase on August 4); XPS Tower VR: $1,599.99 CDN (available for purchase on August 4); XPS Tower Special Edition: $1,699.99 (available for purchase on October 15).
Get in the Game with Alienware PCs: Leader in PC Gaming
For 20 years, Alienware has stood for leadership and performance, reliability and iconic designs. Engineered for some of the most demanding users, the best-in-class performance of Alienware devices will power students through their most difficult class assignment – and maybe more importantly, through the latest video game.
- Alienware Alpha Desktop– Compact Design & Packed with Power
The new Alienware Alpha is both the perfect gaming console and desktop PC that can be transported easily between the bedroom, living room, LAN parties and more, with minimal set up. Its compact design now comes with 60 per cent higher GPU performance than the previous generation and better frame rates at higher resolutions and higher settings. For future proofing and to push performance to virtual reality and 4K gaming levels, the new Alpha is now compatible with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier.
Starting price: $799.99 CDN.
- Alienware 13 OLED & QHD+ Notebooks– Alienware’s Thinnest and Lightest Gaming Laptops
The new Alienware 13 Notebooks are available in two outstanding display technologies, including OLED, the world’s first gaming notebook to offer this revolutionary technology with an astronomical contrast ratio of 100,000:1, and QHD+, a stunning resolution of 3200×1800. Both the OLED and QHD+ drive further immersion and visual enhancements to gameplay and are compatible with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier.
Starting price: $1,699.99 CDN.
Back to School Savings
Students, parents and teachers can sign up for Dell Advantage Rewards, the award-winning loyalty program, and have access to free second business day shipping, five-per cent in rewards for use on future purchases.
Dell offers price protection. If you find a lower price advertised on the internet for a similarly configured Dell, HP, Lenovo or Apple computer, or any identical electronics products, Dell will match that price.