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The Dell XPS 13 Plus is on sale this weekend

The Dell XPS 13, open on a table in front of a window.

If you need a powerful and dependable laptop, the Dell XPS Plus should be high up on your wish list. Right now it’s on sale for $1,249 after a $150 discount. Dell doesn’t often post how long their laptop deals will last, so take advantage of it quickly.

Why you should buy the Dell XPS 13

The Dell XPS 13 is consistently one of the best laptops in recent times. Considered to be the true answer to the MacBook Air, the system simply does everything right at a highly competitive price before you consider its discount. It offers a powerful 12th-generation Intel Core i7 processor along with 16GB of memory and 512GB of SSD storage. That’s all you could need to work productively and effectively, but it also pairs it up with a gorgeous screen.

The 13.4-inch full HD+ screen looks great with anti-glare properties and 500 nits of brightness. Even better, it has incredibly thin bezels, so this is the thinnest and lightest 13-inch XPS laptop yet. Keen to continue its reign as one of the best laptop brands, Dell knows how to get the most out of its hardware and design layout.

Impressively, while being so slim, it also achieves a battery life of up to 12 hours, so it’s highly portable. ExpressCharge means you can get from 0% to 80% in less than an hour too making it all the more attractive. Other useful extras include the built-in Dell Performance app with a choice of modes including quiet, ultra-performance, cool, or optimized. A minimalist design means the Dell XPS 13 also looks great while offering plenty of power.

Normally priced at $1,399, the Dell XPS 13 Plus is down to $1,249 for a limited time only at Dell. Part of the company’s Dell laptop deals, this won’t be around for long, with limited quantities and the sale ending on February 23, so buy it now before you miss out.

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