Right, it’s Valentine’s Day, and if you’re sitting and staring at this, chances are that you’re all alone in this world. If you weren’t, you’d be in the midst of a romantic walk, or in some mutual daisy hair-threading.
Alienware, the premium gaming brand Dell bought six years back, is taking a different path with its latest gaming PC offering. It’s gone smaller, but unlike Razer we’re not talking about a laptop or tablet here -- we’re talking a small form factor (SFF) PC with the goods to best its gargantuan rivals packed into something barely bigger than an Xbox 360.
Dell's XPS 13 is their official entry into the Ultrabook market. On the outside, it doesn't look terribly different from other Ultrabooks (hello teardrop design!), but a closer examination reveals that Dell took a very interesting approach to the materials they used in their machine. Namely, carbon fibre.