MacBook Pro 2016 vs Dell XPS 13 2-in-1: Which Laptop Should You Buy?

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MacBook Pro 2016 vs Dell XPS 13 2-in-1

The MacBook Pro 2016 is certainly one of the most sought after notebooks these days. Apple has certainly delivered another great device which its tech fans are gushing over. It is not without its rivals though as one of them is the Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 which is considered as ?killer? device by ZDNet. With these two gadgets being awesome, it is no wonder why there are many people asking who will win in the MacBook Pro 2016 vs Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 showdown.

To help out tech fans who are confused as to which laptop to buy, below is a detailed guide about each notebook, so that you can find out which is indeed the better choice.

MacBook Pro 2016

The MacBook Pro 2016 is certainly one of the top options for tech lovers looking for a high-end notebook. The latest generation of the MacBook Pro boasts of being the thinnest and lightest device in the product line ever. The 13-inch option only weighs 3lbs and is only 14.9mm thin while the 15-inch option is 4lbs and is 15.5mm thin.

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While it has become thinner than ever, the MacBook Pro 2016 did not compromise on performance. It is powered by Intel?s latest Core i5 and Core i7 processors with Turbo Boost of up to 3.5GHz. It features a 256GB SSD with up to 16GB of RAM and has an option with a 2GB of Radeon Pro 450 GPU. It also has the new Touch Bar option, which many have been excited about.

Dell XPS 13 2-in-1

The Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 is certainly a stiff competitor of the MacBook Pro 2016. The former features a compact 13-inch display that can be used as a tablet. This is definitely something that puts the XPS 13 ahead of the MacBook Pro.

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Laptop Mag reports that the Dell XPS 13 2-in-1, likewise, mentions that the hybrid laptop is even thinner compared to the traditional XPS 13 notebook. It also features a Core i5 processor, up to 16GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD.


The MacBook Pro 2016 vs Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 battle is certainly very tough to call. The versatility of the XPS 13 2-in-1 though may take it over the edge but just by a little bit. For those who are not planning on using their notebooks as a tablet, the MacBook Pro 2016 would be a better choice.

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So, which notebook do you think is better? Be sure to let us know in the comments below.

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