Stay Ahead of the Class with Dell’s A+ Tech Devices for Back to School

Large selection of 2-in-1s, laptops, desktops, and gaming systems to
fit every student’s budget, backpack or desk

ROUND ROCK, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Students today know that having access to up-to-date technology is
essential for them to engage in learning that 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 more looking for a system for
school, work and entertainment. With ultimate visual experience,
mobility, design and industry-leading battery life, students can start
the year with their best foot forward.

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 multidimensional needs.
Research shows that 2016 is the year for 2-in-1s1 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
    Colorful, Affordable &

    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. Color options include Bali Blue, Alpine White and
    Tango Red (color availability may vary by region). Starting price:
  • 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: $749.99.

High Performance with Stylish Design: Award-Winning XPS Laptops &

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

    This super light (starting
    at 2.7 lbs2) and slim (9-15 mm) device is the smallest
    13-inch laptop on the planet,3 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,3 up to 18 hours of run-time with FHD
    resolution,4 it’s perfect for students to carry in their
    backpack or purse and keep them up and running all day. Starting
    price: $799.99.
  • XPS Tower, XPS Tower VR & XPS Tower Special Edition
    Powerful, Elegant & Expandable Desktops
    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,5 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: $699 (available for purchase on August 4); XPS Tower VR: $1,199
    (available for purchase on August 4); XPS Tower Special Edition:
    $1,299 (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
    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 percent higher GPU performance than the previous generation
    and better frame rates at higher resolutions and higher settings.6
    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: $599.99.
  • 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:

Deals, deals, deals

Just in time for back to school, Dell has great incentives for those in
the market for a new PC.

    Get a free 32” Samsung TV ($319.99 value) with the purchase of select
    PCs $699.99+, including select XPS 13 or Alienware Alpha PCs.
  • Member
    Exclusive Store
    – Check out a special selection of offers and
    discounts courtesy of Dell’s Member
    Purchase Program
    , including an exclusive 20 percent coupon7
    good for the Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1, as well as other Inspiron, XPS
    and Alienware devices when you register.

Students, parents and teachers can sign up for Dell Advantage Rewards,
the award-winning loyalty
program, and have access to free second business day shipping8
and five percent in rewards for use on future purchases.

Dell wants students and teachers to love their new technology without
worrying about price. If they 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.9

Students can also protect their back-to-school investments no matter
where their studies take them with Dell
Premium Support
, Dell’s service for consumer PCs and tablets that
gives customers proactive automated support for both hardware and
software. Dell is the first and only company to combine proactive
automated support with 24/7 access to expert technicians, on-site
service after remote diagnosis,10 and support for both
hardware and software issues.11

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1 Why 2016 Will Be The Year Of The 2-in-1 PC – Digital

2 Weights vary depending on configuration and manufacturing

3 Based on June 2015 Principled Technologies Report sponsored
by Dell, “Comparison of 13 Inch Class Notebooks” – Principled

4 Based on the BrowsingBench benchmark test conducted by Dell
labs in September 2015 with system brightness set to 150-nits (40%) and
wireless enabled. For more information about BrowsingBench, visit
Actual battery life may be significantly less than the test results and
varies depending on product configuration and use, software, usage,
operating conditions, power management settings and other factors.
Maximum battery life will decrease with time.

5 Oculus Rift and HTC Vive sold separately.

6 Based on Dell Labs testing in May 2016 using multiple
3DMark benchmarks (3DMark 2011, 3DMark Vantage) comparing the Alienware
Alpha with an Intel Core i7-4565T, NVidia GeForce GTX GPU and 4GB memory
to the Alienware Alpha R2 with Intel Core i7-6700T, NVidia GeForce GTX
960 GPU and 16GB memory. Actual performance will vary.

7 To receive coupon you must register via email. Specific
coupon terms and conditions will apply. Offer valid 7/28/16 6:00am CDT –
10/31/16 6:00am CDT or 100,000 redemptions, whichever comes first.
Coupon is good with select other offers, but not with other coupons.
Coupon is valid on select order codes. Offer does not apply to, and is
not available with, systems or items purchased through refurbished items
or spare parts. Purchase limit of 1 item per order. Not valid for
resellers and/or online auctions.

8 Second Business Day Shipping is not available on TVs 40” or
larger and 55” Dell Branded Monitors. Other exceptions apply. See

9 Price Match Guarantee: If you find a lower
price advertised on the internet for an identical electronic product or
a similarly configured Dell, HP, Apple or Lenovo computer, Dell will
match that price. Call or Chat online with a Dell Expert and we’ll walk
you through the process. Learn
more at

10 Onsite Service after Remote Diagnosis is determination by
online/phone technician of cause of issue; may involve customer access
to inside of system and multiple or extended sessions. If issue is
covered by Limited Hardware Warranty and not resolved remotely,
technician and/or part will be dispatched, usually in 1 or 2 business
days following completion of Remote Diagnosis. Onsite Service is
provided by Dell Marketing L.P. Availability varies. Other conditions
apply. For complete details about Onsite Service, see

11 Based on a Dell analysis dated April 2016. Some Premium
Support features are not available on all products.


Dell Global Communications
Lauren Mauro, +1-512-300-3066
Public Relations
Ashley Patterson, +1-310-248-6126