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  • Honeycomb: What devices are Android 3.0 ready?
    Tablets

    Honeycomb: What devices are Android 3.0 ready?

    By 19 September 2011

    A bevy of manufacturers have announced Android 3.0 devices at CES in Las Vegas this year, so we've put together a simple and easy to understand list, featuring all the devices that have been confirmed as Honeycomb (Android 3.0) ready. We will try to update...

  • Dell XPS 15z review
    Laptops 4.5 out of 5

    Dell XPS 15z review

    By 12 September 2011

    When you see the XPS 15z your first thought is likely to be about how much it resembles the old titanium MacBook. Its rounded corners, silver metal finish and slot-loading DVD drive all remind us of the Apple machine. Open the XPS up and start using it...

  • Dell Inspiron 14z guns for Ultrabook status, but isn't an Ultrabook
    Laptops

    Dell Inspiron 14z guns for Ultrabook status, but isn't an Ultrabook

    By 2 September 2011

    Dell has unveiled the Inspiron 14z at IFA in Berlin, Germany, offering yet another thin "ultra-mobile laptop", but not an Ultrabook. Should we still get excited? Spotting that the important part of that model number is "z" the new laptop will come with...

  • Alienware M11x R3   review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Alienware M11x R3 review

    By 8 August 2011

    Gaming laptops don't need to be great hulking brutes. They can be small and (relatively) light while still giving you the power you need, like the Alienware M11x which packs a Sandy Bridge Core i7 and an Nvidia GT540M graphics card into an 11.6-inch frame...

  • Dell Vostro 3450   review
    Laptops 4 out of 5

    Dell Vostro 3450 review

    By 12 July 2011

    Dell's latest Vostro small business laptop packs quite a punch in its 14-inch frame. A Core i5 Sandy Bridge processor and 4GB of RAM make sure you've got the power and memory you need for most day-to-day tasks, if not for high-end gaming and image editing....

  • Dell Inspiron 15R (N5110)  review
    Laptops 4 out of 5

    Dell Inspiron 15R (N5110) review

    By 28 June 2011

    Dell's Inspiron 15R N5110 is, like all Inspirons, a mid-range laptop. With a large 15.6-inch screen and a second generation Core i5 processor - and wireless display - it promises much, at a budget price. Does it deliver? Design This is the new Dell style...

  • ZTE, Fujitsu, and Acer join the Windows Phone 7 party
    Phones

    ZTE, Fujitsu, and Acer join the Windows Phone 7 party

    By 24 May 2011

    Microsoft has announced that ZTE, Fujitsu, and Acer will be joining the Microsoft Windows Phone 7 party later in the year.  The companies will be joining HTC, LG, and Samsung who’ve already got handsets on the market, and of course Nokia who announced...

  • Dell XPS 15z ushers in style and affordability, we go hands-on
    Laptops

    Dell XPS 15z ushers in style and affordability, we go hands-on

    By 24 May 2011

    The latest XPS model from Dell is the Dell XPS 15z, teased last week in a short video which showed off some of its interesting design points.  Design is certainly the focus for the new XPS model, picking up on some of the design features that we saw...

  • HP and Dell struggling in Post-PC era
    Tablets

    HP and Dell struggling in Post-PC era

    By 18 May 2011

    HP and Dell are starting to feel the heat after both companies posted results that showed the desktop PC is slowly dying, as people continue to move away from traditional computing options to more mobile-centric devices like smartphones and tablets....

  • While Dell teases, CEO confirms XPS 15Z
    Laptops

    While Dell teases, CEO confirms XPS 15Z

    By 14 May 2011

    Dell CEO and founder Michael Dell has put his foot in it again confirming the name of the company’s latest laptop – the Dell XPS 15z - and undoing a teaser campaign by the marketing department. The CEO tweeted: @MichaelDell: Dell XPS 15z Coming soon!...

  • 10-inch Dell Streak Pro confirmed by roadmap leak
    Tablets

    10-inch Dell Streak Pro confirmed by roadmap leak

    By 25 April 2011

    Remember that Dell tablet roadmap that was leaked back in February, promising all sorts of Android and Windows 7 slate goodies? Well, it looks as if it may begin bearing fruit soon as a second, more detailed, roadmap has been unearthed detailing three...

  • Alienware M18x and M14x official - gamers rejoice!
    Gaming

    Alienware M18x and M14x official - gamers rejoice!

    By 20 April 2011

    Alienware has officially announced the launch of two new gaming laptops, just like we said it would, offering them up in 14- or 18-inch screen size flavours. Top of the pile is the Alienware M18x, which lays claim to the title of "most powerful 18-inch...

  • Microsoft: Won't do tablet OS until it's distinctive
    Tablets

    Microsoft: Won't do tablet OS until it's distinctive

    By 19 April 2011

    Microsoft’s UK managing director and ex-BBC man Ashley Highfield has exclusively told Pocket-lint that the company won’t produce a tablet device, and therefore follow in the footsteps of Apple and Google, until it's got something to shout about. "We...

  • Dell Alienware m18x and Alienware m14x coming 19 April
    Laptops

    Dell Alienware m18x and Alienware m14x coming 19 April

    By 18 April 2011

    Dell is getting ready to launch it's Alienware m18x and Alienware m14x gaming laptops, Pocket-lint has learnt. While eagle-eyed visitors to the Dell Alienware site will already spot a number of holding pages for both products, Pocket-lint has been...

  • Dell Streak 7 UK release is here
    Tablets

    Dell Streak 7 UK release is here

    By 14 April 2011

    The Dell Streak 7 has finally reached the UK, having been available in the USA since the beginning of February on T-Mobile USA. The Dell Streak 7, is the bigger brother of the Dell Streak 5 and will cost £299 without contract – incidentally the same...

  • Mix and match with the new Dell Inspiron R range
    Laptops

    Mix and match with the new Dell Inspiron R range

    By 17 March 2011

    If you're the kind of dude that simply loved changing your phone's fascia when that was all the rage, then you may be excited to hear about the new Dell Inspiron R range - which come with interchangeable Switch lids from Design Studio. The 2011 Inspiron...

  • Dell Vostro V130   review
    Laptops 3 out of 5

    Dell Vostro V130 review

    By 14 March 2011

    If you need a notebook to get work done, that no longer means it has to be big, boxy and dull. Dell's Vostro V130 is targeted at small business and home office workers but it is also a thin, light and stylish PC. Is it possible to look good and be smart...

  • Dell ultra-slim laptop teased, Sandy Bridge Inspiron next week
    Laptops

    Dell ultra-slim laptop teased, Sandy Bridge Inspiron next week

    By 7 March 2011

    Over the next 6 weeks, Dell will be unleashing a wrath of Sandy Bridge-powered laptops onto the market, as it looks to offer those, who want the latest speed enhancements from Intel, a way to spend their wages. “Over the next six weeks, we’ll be expanding...

  • Dell Venue Pro finally on sale in Britain
    Phones

    Dell Venue Pro finally on sale in Britain

    By 28 February 2011

    Better late than never - the Dell Venue Pro has finally made its way to Blighty, going on sell directly from Dell. Scheduled originally for a November 2010 release, the QWERTY packing Windows Phone 7 device is now available to order online for a hefty...

  • Dell XPS 15 and 17 laptops given performance boost
    Laptops

    Dell XPS 15 and 17 laptops given performance boost

    By 24 February 2011

    Dell showed off its performance enhanced XPS 17 laptop back at the beginning of the year at CES in Las Vegas, and now it's got its launch, being joined by the Dell XPS 15. Coming with the "latest second generation intel Core processors" - Sandy Bridge...

  • Dell Inspiron Duo   review
    Laptops 3.5 out of 5

    Dell Inspiron Duo review

    By 21 February 2011

    Screen-flipping, keyboard-packing, rugged yet stylish; with its rotating touchscreen, real keyboard and dual core Atom processor, the Inspiron Duo looks as if it ought to be the perfect combination of high-end netbook and tablet. Things start well, for...

  • Dell Android Ice-Cream handset September 2011?
    Online

    Dell Android Ice-Cream handset September 2011?

    By 17 February 2011

    Another leaked Dell roadmap has turned up, this time detailing its smartphone plans for the year ahead - and there are juicy details galore. First up, is the news that Dell is planning on releasing an Android Ice-Cream device in September - the Dell Hancock....

  • Dell roadmap hints at Android tablets galore
    Tablets

    Dell roadmap hints at Android tablets galore

    By 17 February 2011

    A leaked Dell roadmap is currently circulating online which not only points at a bevy of new Android tablets, but also a Windows 7 one, and even a Windows 8 one for January 2012 too. Starting with the Android devices and we can apparently look forward...

  • Nvidia: Quad-core tablets coming August
    Phones

    Nvidia: Quad-core tablets coming August

    By 16 February 2011

    Qualcomm might have announced on that it was planning on letting manufacturers launch quad-core Snapdragon devices at the start of 2012, but Nvidia has trumped the news by saying that it's not only got a working prototype already, but that we’ll...

  • Mobile World Congress 2011: we’re here
    Phones

    Mobile World Congress 2011: we’re here

    By 13 February 2011

    Mobile World Congress 2011 kicks-off tonight with announcements coming from Samsung and Sony Ericsson as they launch their new devices. We’re on the ground in a sunny Barcelona to bring you all the action as it unpacks. If you’ve been following the...