But Windows 7 works well on older machines. Discussion in ‘ Hardware ‘ started by pakka , Feb 11, The two speakers in the front-edge corners sound the same as those of most portables: Feb 10, Messages: The utility shows exactly which graphics chip is installed.

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The battery life is excellent also discussed later so the combination of low weight and good battery grapihcs this a great selection as a portable notebook with a screen large enough for comfortable viewing. The Dell XPS M has a tiny amount of light leakage at the bottom, but nothing outside of what is normal graphifs larger image.

Again, this is not a gaming notebook, look to the Inspiron or XPS M for that type of capability. Honestly though, this issue is not a huge bother for me, a lot of it is psychological and will vary by individual as to whether you notice or care about it. For a thin-and-light, the XPS M offers a remarkably full complement of ports, jacks, and slots.

XPS M140 – Windows 7 32 Bit

Although you may be able to install Windows 8. I was impressed by the interface and ease of use, all of the media buttons on the front work just as they do in the actual Graphicw bootup. Battery The XPS M has the option of being configured with a standard 6-cell battery or longer life 9-cell battery.


The utility shows exactly which graphics chip is installed.

Dell XPS M140 and Inspiron 630m Review (pics, specs)

My reason for buying this notebook was simple; I was curious about this new XPS non-gaming notebook and wanted to review it. The Good Low starting price; very good mobile performance and long battery life; bright, wide-aspect screen; built-in multimedia controls; can play CDs and DVDs deol booting to Windows; double-layer DVD burner.

Overall the vell is okay, I would have preferred something more along the lines of current XPS offerings from Dell in which the body is grey and graphids trim is black for a slightly more professional look. The display is bright and easy to see, everything is crisp and bold. Dell XPS M review: The default software for managing connections is the Intel wireless software.

Dell System Software [Windows 7 Only]. November 16th arrived, and no notebook, but Dell sent an email of order delay with the following text: As it turns out, the XP driver works fine with Windows 7, albeit without Aero. Two more USB 2.

Yeah ive tried installing both but ddell still doesn’t help. If you’re not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.


New Dell XPS M Released (specs)

Notice the dv scores way higher on graphics related tests, highlighting the fact the M will not do well on graphics intense software.

Discussion in ‘ Hardware ‘ started by pakkaFeb 11, Dell XPS M view larger image.

Even though the driver is designed for XP, the Intel installer does not prevent installation under Windows 7. Because the buttons and the speakers sit on the front edge, you can access them with the lid shut. Join overother people just like you! It has a standard layout and is full size.

Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Yes, my password is: This model and Operating System is not supported by Dell. That allowed me to search the Intel site for xpw specific graphics driver.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment. Refer to the Service Manual when performing hardware upgrades. After Windows 7 installation I tried downloading and installing the video driver from Dell. The speakers on j140 XPS M are a very pleasant surprise.