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XPS 17 Notebook – Detail

The Traveling Sales Person  If you find yourself in sales meetings all day long, but you never come face to face with anyone, then the Skype-certified Dell XPS series of computers will work well for you. The built-in  high-fidelity 20W JBL sub-woofer speakers will allow you to hear the attendees in your meeting loud and clear and with a web camera streaming HD 720p video they'll have no trouble interpreting your expression when quarterly sales numbers come in. Not to mention it supports a 9-in-one card reader, is GPS enabled, and plays 3D movies for those long flights. (Starting Price: $849.99)

The Traveling Sales Person If you find yourself in sales meetings all day long,…

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