Originally posted on Barton's Blog:
A little over six months ago we announced a scrappy skunkworks project to pilot a developer solution based on Ubuntu 12.04LTS and our sleek XPS 13 laptop. Thanks to the amazing feedback and support we have received from the community, today we are announcing the availability of the resulting official product – the Dell XPS 13 laptop, developer edition.
What’s exactly is it?
Here is an overview of the components of this client-to-cloud solution and some key facts:
Hardware: XPS 13 laptop, high-end config
- I7 CPU, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
- Basic set of drivers, tools and utilities (complete list)
- Beta community projects: Profile tool, Cloud launcher
$1,549$1,449* (includes 1 yr ProSupport)
*Updated 11/30/12: the community pointed out we had not priced consistently across our online stores, this has been fixed. This offering was always intended to be…
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