Other disclosures in the piece include a quote from Michael Dell, saying that he "didn't completely see" the tablet boom coming, which might explain why sales of his company's Streak tablets have been low enough to be described as "immaterial." There's also a discussion of the abortive Zing music service and related MP3 players that never were, but you'll have to hit the source link to learn more about them.
Update: As further evidence of the 15z's imminent release, the tease has turned into a show with a video that fully reveals its slimline chassis and declares that the new Dell packs the Streak's Stage UI as well. [Thanks, Ishai and Ming Han]
Update 2: And now we have the answer to our headline question: yes.
- Key specs
- Type Midsize
- Screen size 15.6 inches
- Bundled OS Windows (7)
- Processor speed 2.4 GHz
- System RAM 6 GB
- Maximum battery life Up to 8 hours
- Dimensions 0.97 x 15.15 x 10.25 in
- Weight 5.54 lb
Dell Inspiron 15z (late 2012)