Dell Venue 8 Pro
|The Dell Venue 8 Pro offers a small-screen tablet experience with optional digitizer making it an intresting pro-level device. Baytrail-T at 1.33Ghz (quad-core) should make it faster than the Clovertrail tablets of 2012/2013 too. A great addition to the sub-10" segment.|
|Dell Venue 8 Pro Specifications (base)|
|Model name||Venue 8 Pro||CPU type||Intel Baytrail Z3740|
|CPU speed||1330 Mhz|
|Graphics||Intel HD (Gen 7 Baytrail)|
|OS||Windows 8 / 8.1|
||8.0" 1280 X 800||Touch Technology
|Battery capacity||19 (Wh)|
|Weight||395gm / 13.9 oz.|
|Size (w/h/d mm)||216/130/9.0 mm|
|Size (w/h/d inches)||8.5/5.1/0.4|
|Line-out / Headphone (3.5mm)|
|SD slot (Micro)|
|Additional Specs and Accessories (can vary)|
|Camera 5.0MP Auto-Focus|
|Ambient light sensor|
|IPS / Wide-View Display|
|Wireless Display (WiDi, Miracast or similar)|
|Optional Specs and Accessories (can vary)|
|WiFI is 2x2 MIMO. 64GB eMMC storage option. $299 starting price. WWAN options: Dell Wireless 5570E (HSPA+) or Dell Wireless 5808E (4G LTE/HSPA/EVDO) Mobile Broadband (available in USA only), 10 point capacative touch. Available in Red or Black.USB port is USB 2.0. TPM Module included.|
|Dell Venue 8 Pro Popularity (140days)|
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|Price Guide (based on retail price for base model.)|
|USA:||$299||19 Mar 14|
|Germany:||€499||19 Mar 14|
|Romania:||RON499||19 Mar 14|
|Latest Dell Venue 8 Pro News||Track product|
|Dell Venue 8 Pro vs Lenovo Miix 2 8||01/04/14|
|Engadget - Dell Venue 8 Pro Review||16/12/13|
|Our review of the Dell Venue 8 Pro||12/11/13|
|Winsupersite: First impressions of Dell Venue 8 Pro||06/11/13|
|Dell Venue 8 Pro Close-Up Video||02/10/13|
|Dell Venue 8 Pro Official Launch Flyer (PDF)||02/10/13|
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