Already available at the Carphone Warehouse, Dell has announced the wider availability of its 11.6-inch Inspiron 11z.

Claiming to combine the mobility of a netbook with the capability of a laptop, it's another size zero effort weighing in at 1.4kg and measuring 25.8mm thin.

With a new Intel "CULV" ultra-low-voltage processor, the Inspiron 11z offers up to 4GB memory, a 1366 x 768 resolution display, integrated Wi-Fi, a 1.3MP webcam, hard drive of up to 500GB and a six-cell battery for around 6 hours of battery life.

Direct from Dell, the Windows Vista laptop is now available in seven colours, with pricing from £349.