Dell XPS 17 (2023) vs MacBook Pro 16 (2023): Which laptop is better?

If you need a truly powerful laptop, there are a few options available to you, but there are two options that stand out for creators. On the Windows side of things, there's the XPS 17 (2023), while if you want a device that runs Apple's macOS operating system, there's the MacBook Pro 16 (2023). The XPS 17 sports the latest and greatest CPU from Intel and the latest Nvidia RTX 40-series GPUs. On Apple's side, meanwhile, there's the boosted M2 Pro and M2 Max chips, custom Arm-based processors.