Dell Venue 8 Pro

74
Engadget
Score
74

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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Model
16GB

Key Specs

Type
Tablet (Slate)
Bundled OS
Windows
System RAM
2 GB
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Tablet (Slate)
Bundled OS
Windows (8)

Processor

Processor make
Intel

Optical media

Optical drive
no

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Ethernet
None
Analog modem
None

System

Chipset
Intel (Z3740D)
System bus speed
1.8 MHz

Other features

Docking station port
no
Integrated webcam
yes
WiDi
no
NFC
no

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
2 GB

Battery

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

Input

Keyboard
no

Connections

USB
2.0 (1 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no
Bluetooth
4.0

Audio

Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes
Speakers
Stereo

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
yes (microSD)

Removable disks

Removable disk drive
no
Model
32GB

Key Specs

Type
Tablet (Slate)
Bundled OS
Windows
System RAM
2 GB
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Tablet (Slate)
Bundled OS
Windows (8)

Processor

Processor make
Intel

Optical media

Optical drive
no

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Ethernet
None
Analog modem
None

System

Chipset
Intel (Z3740D)
System bus speed
1.8 MHz

Other features

Docking station port
no
Integrated webcam
yes
WiDi
no
NFC
no

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
2 GB

Battery

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

Input

Keyboard
no

Connections

USB
2.0 (1 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no
Bluetooth
4.0

Audio

Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes
Speakers
Stereo

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
yes (microSD)

Removable disks

Removable disk drive
no