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Dell's Studio XPS 9100 serves as its top of the line media desktop, with customization options including 2 TB storage capacity and 24 GB of RAM.


  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 07/2010
  • Price at launch: $950.00


  • Desktop type: Tower
  • Case Dimensions (largest): 20.7 inches
  • Case Dimensions (middle): 19.4 inches
  • Case Dimensions (smallest): 7.8 inches
  • Weight: 40 pounds
  • Color: White / Black / Red


  • Operating system: Windows 7


  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Bloomfield
  • Base CPU model: Core i7-930
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 2.8 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.06 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Brand: Intel
  • Family: Gulftown
  • Model: Core i7-990X
  • Cores: 6
  • Clockspeed: 3.46 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.73 GHz

Processor (max)

  • Graphics type: Discrete
  • Base discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Base discrete GPU model: GeForce G310
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 512 MB

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: AMD
  • Discrete GPU model: Radeon HD 5970
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 2 GB
  • SLI / Crossfire: Yes

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 6 GB
  • Max. config RAM: 24 GB
  • RAM type: DDR3
  • Base RAM speed: 1333 MHz
  • Slots: 6


  • Options: HDD (7200RPM), RAID 0 (HDD)
  • Base storage type: HDD (7200RPM)
  • Base storage capacity: 1 TB
  • Max. config HDD: 2 TB
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: SD, miniSD, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, xD, CompactFlash, SmartMedia, MMC


  • Drive(s): 1
  • Optical drive: Yes
  • Drive type: Tray-loading
  • Optical disc support: Dual-layer DVD burner, BD-ROM, Blu-ray burner

Optical Drive

  • USB: 8
  • eSATA: 1
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • HDMI: 1
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • 3.5mm line-in / microphone: 1
  • Digital optical audio (S/PDIF): 1


  • PCI Express x16: 1
  • PCI Express x8: 1
  • PCI Express x1: 3


  • Discrete audio card: Optional
  • Discrete audio brand / model: Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium


  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi options: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b


  • PSU wattage: 525 W


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