High performance multimedia desktop power for work, pleasure or both – the new Dell XPS 8700 from DCC

The Dell XPS 8700 is the fastest XPS mini-tower ever, measuring just under 41cm high and featuring 4th generation Intel Core processors.

August 12, 2013

The Dell XPS 8700, available from distributor Drive Control Corporation (DCC), is the fastest XPS mini-tower ever, measuring just under 41cm high and featuring 4th generation Intel Core processors, up to 16 Gigabyte (GB) RAM and 1 Terabyte (TB) of internal hard disk storage as standard. The XPS 8700 is the perfect computer for system-intensive applications such as video editing, HD video playback, serious multitasking and extreme gaming.

“Ample storage and expandability means that this PC will meet your needs not only now but also in the future. Aside from impressive standard specifications, it features four easily accessible bays allowing you to customise your memory and storage according to your needs. These bays mean you can expand memory up to 32GB and storage up to 4TB, for faster performance or tons of space for games, videos, music and more,” says Nitesh Devanand, Dell Consumer Product Specialist at DCC.

The XPS 8700 enables you to connect and sync a range of devices and displays. It also features a total of 10 USB ports (including six USB 3.0 ports), Bluetooth 4.0 and HDMI. A 19-in-1 media card reader lets you upload photos, videos and more without wires, and an included wireless card allows you to connect to the Internet as well as Bluetooth devices. A Blu-ray player lets you play HD movies and write standard DVDs and CDs, and advanced studio-quality sound and NVIDIA graphics wrap up this multimedia powerhouse PC.

“With all of these features, the XPS 8700 is definitely a great choice for serious gamers or multimedia enthusiasts. But the PC is not all play and no work – with the incredible specs, supreme processing power and ability to expand according to your requirements, it also makes the perfect office companion for anyone who needs the ultimate in high-performance computing machinery,” says Devanand.

“The 8700 also comes pre-loaded with Windows 8, and an optional Dell multi-touch display will complete the experience, allowing you to interact with the PC using intuitive gestures,” he concludes.

The Dell XPS 8700 features a standard three year warranty. It is available immediately from resellers and leading retailers nationwide for a recommended retail price of R18 999.00 including VAT.