• Includes a Webcam
  • Ports are conveniently laid out


  • Subpar sound

At A Glance

A decked-out ultraportable, the XPS M1210 packs in the features and offers good battery life.

The Specs

Part Number M1210SAP9
Inventory Number 25373
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T7200
Processor speed 2000.0 MHz
Display size 12.1 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Vertical Resolution 800
External Monitor Interface Discrete
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset nVidia GeForce Go 7400
Drive size 120.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 423.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
  • Mini PCI Port
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x4)
  • Video - S-Video
Microphone input Yes
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Headphone Jack Yes
Firewire 1
Wireless connection 802.11 a/b/g
Bluetooth Yes
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Width 11.7 inches
Depth 9.5 inches
Height 1.6 inches
Weight with Accessories 5.8 pounds
Weight 5.8 pounds
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
XD picture card 1
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Included Software
  • Logitech QuickCam
  • WordPerfect 12
  • Skype
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad
Other Hardware Noise-isolation earbuds


Battery Life (Office Applications) 4:23   (hh:mm)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 58.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 35.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
World Bench 6 Multitasking 486.0
World Bench 5 Rating Superior
World Bench 5 Score 102.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 553.0
Ahead Nero 597.0
Windows Media Encoder 270.0
WinZip 401.0
Adobe Premiere 417.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 476.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 294.0
Roxio VideoWave 251.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 432.0
Adobe Photoshop 293.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 279.0
Microsoft Office XP 542.0