Dell Latitude 10 Windows 8 tablet preview


Dell seems to be striving hard to launch their first Windows 8 tablet in the market as soon as possible. Some photos of this tablet have started appearing online. The outward appearance reminds us of Dell Latitude ST. There are also unconfirmed reports coming on the specifications of this new Windows 8 tablet.

As per the initial reports, Dell Latitude 10 will feature a capacitive10.1-screen with 1,366×768 pixels resolution. Multi touch options would be possible with this tablet along with an optional stylus. From the pictures, it seems that the tablet can be placed in large jacket pockets or else in convenient pouches.

You can expect good processing power as the tablet is driven by “Clover Trail” Atom processor (dual-core) processor. The clock speed of this processor is not out yet. This tablet comes up with a 2GB memory and a 128GB solid-state drive. Good battery life can be expected with this tablet. Now here we have an option to either use a 30WHr 2 cell battery or a 60 WHr 4 cell battery. These can be swapped and used. The smaller battery is said to offer up to 6-8 hrs of operating time whereas, larger battery would give 10 to 12 hours time.

Intel’s Imagination graphics engine drives the graphical features of this tablet. This Dell tablet will also have good wireless connectivity options with built-in WiFi and Bluetooth. You can have an 8.0MP rear camera and a 2.0MP front camera, which supports video chatting. Speakers and also stereo headphone/microphone adds up to the tablet’s multimedia specifications.

This tablet also offers optional features like fingerprint reader as well as smart card reader that enhances the security of this tablet. The tablet has other options for ensuring system security like TPM and also lock slot. Now to talk about the physical attributes of Dell Latitude 10 includes 0.4 inches/10.5mm thickness and a weight of 1.57 pounds. It is said to be thicker and heavier when compared with the new iPad. This Dell tablet will be coming in a black frame.

The price information concerning the Dell Latitude 10 is not specified as of now. There is no news like the exact availability of this tablet in the market. Dell fans have to wait more to know exact details regarding its pricing and availability. Though it doesn’t look stylish in the photos which have come out so far, specifications and Windows 8 make it quite interesting.