Dell XPS 8700 X8700-2500BLK Desktop Unboxing

The following is the unboxing of the Dell XPS Desktop. The XPS Series is considered one of Dell’s higher end, performance series desktop solutions. It’s important to note that there are a number of different builds (options) available within the XPS Series. So every XPS will have its own unique hardware specifications such as the 8700 2500BLK described here. So it’s important that you review all of the hardware specifications for your needs. This will also determine the price.

3.4 GHz Intel Core i7-4770

12 GB DDR3 1600MHz – 4 DIMMs

Hard Drive
2TB SATA 6Gb/s (7,200RPM) 64MB Cache

Graphics Processor
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 ti

Optical Drive
16X CD/DVD burner (DVD+/-RW), write to CD/DVD

Media Card Reader
19-in-1 Media Card Reader and USB 3.0

Internal High-Definition 7.1 Performance Audio with Waves MaxxAudio®

Operating System
Windows 8

Click here for the XPS8700 2500BLK Datasheet

What comes included inside the Dell XPS 8700-2500BLK

The top of the box contains accessories that go along with the Dell XPS 8700. The following is what’s included:

1. Operating System Disc Windows 8 Recovery Media for Windows 8 Products 64-bit

2. Power cord

3. Documentation that includes Warranty and Support Information and Safety Environmental, and Regulatory Information.

4. Dell USB Laser Mouse. This is a wired, optical USB class 1 laser mouse with 6 buttons and a DPI switch button.

5. DVI to VGA adapter.

6. Dell USB Laser Mouse documentation.

7. Dell USB wired keyboard.

What comes included inside the Dell XPS 8700-2500BLK

The Dell XPS comes boxed and braced with foam packaging.

Dell XPS 8700 foam packaging

The top of the case has (2) USB 2.0 Ports, Mic-in, and Headphone. The front of the case has (2) USB 3.0 Ports, Media Card Reader (MCR 19:1), (1) Powered USB Charging when system off.

The front of the XPS 8700 with USB ports and media card reader

The back of the case contains HDMI, Display Port, RJ-45 (10/100/1000 Base), Audio [7.1 channel (6-jack) Premium Audio Performance], Mic Line-in, (4) USB 3.0 Ports, and (2) USB 2.0 Ports.

The back of the case contains 2 USB 2.0 ports and an additional 4 USB 3.0 ports.