Chip Shot: Dell Announces Intel-based Tablets

Dell yesterday announced the Dell Venue line of tablets, including 2 in 1s, and all based on Intel processors, giving people the speed, responsiveness and battery life they demand. These new ultra-thin and compact designs make it easy for people to stay connected on the go at prices starting as low as $149.99. The Dell Venue 7 and Dell Venue 8 feature Intel® Atom™ Z2560  processors (“Clover Trail+”), while the Dell Venue 8 Pro and Dell Venue 11 Pro feature the new Intel Atom quad-core processors, codenamed “Bay Trail.” The Venue 11 Pro can also be powered by the 4th generation Intel® Core™ i3 processor and Intel® Core™ i5 processor offering increased performance and Intel® vPro™ technology for manageability.