This repository documents issues with the Dell XPS 13.
As the main processor is used for decoding the video, more energy is consumed, draining the battery faster than on Microsoft Windows. Newer Google Chromium versions seem to support it.
Slow wireless upload speed (only 2 MB)
[Weird colours on usb-c to hdmi output] (https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=99137)
Solution: [With the adapter Dell DA200, use at least Linux 4.13.] (https://bugs.launchpad.net/dell-sputnik/+bug/1726759)
[XPS 13 9360 trackpad locks into scroll mode] (https://bugs.launchpad.net/dell-sputnik/+bug/1651635)
Solution: Hardware problem, get it replaced.
No support for updating the firmware under GNU/Linux.
- Dell EMC Global Support & Deployment | Bearbeitungsnummer: 940939876
Solution: Supported by [fwupd] (https://fwupd.org/lvfs/device/5ffdbc0d-f340-441c-a803-8439c8c0ae10)