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Dell Launches Its New Ubuntu-Powered XPS 13 Developer Edition Laptop in US and EU

For those of you that aren’t aware yet, the Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition laptop was made possible as a part of a project called Sputnik, which attempted to identify the needs of developer when running an open source operating system like Ubuntu, which is currently one of the most popular GNU/Linux distributions in the world. Therefore, Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition laptop now ships with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus). Dell’s new XPS 13 Developer Edition laptop is powered by 7th generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, and it is available for purchase in multiple variants. For example, there are four models shipping only in USA, with Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD and FullHD display for $949.99, Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD and FullHD display for $1,349.99, Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, QHD with touch display for and Rose Gold color for $1,599.99, and Intel Core i7, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, QHD with touch display for $1,799.99.