Dell and Blizzard are all set to offer some great gaming experience this December. The two giants have got together to introduce the XPS M1730 World of Warcraft Edition notebook PC. Consumers who pre-registered for early access during the “It Begins” mission, will be lucky enough to get their gaming notebook right away. If not, you’ve just got to wait for five more days to have it in your hands, as the XPS M1730 will be available to all US customers on Dec. 11 on www.dell.com/gaming.
Fully equipped for battle, the Dell XPS M1730 gaming notebook is adorned with some excellent custom WoW artwork in its exteriors as well as interior. Further on, also bundled are exclusive unique bonus items along with a WoW backpack that is filled with game-themed items.
Glen Robson head of XPS systems at Dell said, “This truly legendary collaboration with Blizzard reinforces Dell’s commitment to design excellence and dedication to delivering the best possible gaming experience.” Robson added, “World of Warcraft players can now have the ultimate system to reflect their passion for the game.”
Special XPS M1730 World of Warcraft content packs in the following:
- Custom design featuring original art by Blizzard artists on LCD back, and Honor Badges on the wings
- World of Warcraft and World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade pre-loaded on system, including the latest content updates
- Original desktop background artwork and screensavers
- A World of Warcraft-themed backpack that includes:
– Retail box copies of World of Warcraft, World of Warcraft:
– The Burning Crusade, and the Warcraft Battle Chest, which includes Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and Warcraft III: Frozen Throne
– Latest Brady Games strategy guides for World of Warcraft, The Burning Crusade, Warcraft III and The Frozen Throne
– World of Warcraft DVD with a behind-the-scenes look at “The Making of WoW”
- A special Quest Envelope that ships separately with exclusive rare items:
– A Golden Ticket allowing customers to receive a special custom FigurePrint based on the actual World of Warcraft character that they play.
– An Account Upgrade Certificate enabling the upgrade of a World of Warcraft account to receive the Collector’s Edition pets from both the original World of Warcraft Collector’s Edition and the World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade Collector’s Edition
– A World of Warcraft Beta Club Card to enable customers to take part in upcoming public beta tests.
The XPS M1730 World of Warcraft Edition system includes:
- Aggressive styling with backlit Honor Badges, touchpad and keyboard
- LightFX perimeter lighting for added immersion during game play
- Full-size keyboard with 10-key number pad to help navigate games
- AGEIA PhysX mobile processor and built-in Logitech GamePanel LCD
- NVIDIA SLI graphics power and 512MB of dedicated video RAM with DirectX 10 realism
- Optional over-clockable2 Intel Extreme Edition Core 2 Duo processor, up to 3.4GHz
- Optional dual RAID 7,200 RPM hard drives for fast access or even faster access with an optional 64GB solid state drive
- Full HD 17-inch widescreen and available Blu-ray Disc to provide the ultimate mobile viewing experience
- 7ms average display response time3 to ensure quick overall system performance
- Complete wireless connectivity with built-in Optional Mobile Broadband,4 Wireless-N, Bluetooth, and Dell’s exclusive Wi-Fi Catcher
- Built-in camera and digital array microphones to clearly see and flame the competition
- Dual headphone jacks, noise-isolating ear buds and a portable ExpressCard media remote
Starting at $4,499 (USD), as mentioned before, the special XPS M1730 World of Warcraft Edition system will be available across US on December 11, 2007.