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Video Daily: The new Dell Inspiron Duo Tablet/Netbook hybrid

Written by Andre Yoskowitz (Google+) @ 18 Nov 2010 21:35 User comments (8)

Video Daily: The new Dell Inspiron Duo Tablet/Netbook hybrid Dell has announced the upcoming availability of the Inspiron Duo tablet/netbook hybrid today, as well as pricing for the device.
The device will be available during the first week of December, and the base model will sell for $549.

Dell's unique hybrid has a 10.1-inch multi-touch display.

The device runs on a dual-core Intel Atom N550 processor, has 2GB of RAM, a Broadcom Crystal HD accelerator, 250GB of storage, and Windows 7 Home Premium as the operating system.

When flipped into a tablet, the 1366x768-resolution display uses Dell's Duo Stage UI layer, which is much more touch-friendly than standard Windows 7.

A few of the installed apps are Dell's MusicStage, VideoStage, PhotoStage, and BookStage.

Vid via Engadget:

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8 user comments

118.11.2010 21:36

I saw this earlier this morning and I think this is pretty cool.

218.11.2010 22:42

Neat idea for a new convertible design...too bad it is on such a POS laptop.

319.11.2010 7:45

Would have been more impressive if the tablet actually snapped out like the one from Lenovo.

419.11.2010 11:39

Lenovo IdeaPad, S10-T3 - Already done.

Flip method is interesting but I think ultimately lame.

519.11.2010 17:15

Neither fish nor foul.

No sir, I don't like it.

619.11.2010 20:48

Simple minds are amused by simple things.

719.11.2010 22:57

Originally posted by GryphB:
Simple minds are amused by simple things.
I think that is Apple's corporate creed.

821.11.2010 9:32

the best idea would have been a solid flip lid not a 2 pin system that will be an issue after about 6months people better get ready to buy exteneded warrenity or this will be a point of issue ll wireing going through both pins and its a touch screen .... dell should have picked a new name for this line insperion isnt one of the companys best

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