Updated on 11th June 2015
Dell has launched its Dell Venue 8 7000 series in India. With thickness of mere 6mm, the Venue 8 7840 is touted as ‘World’s Thinnest Tablet.’
Under the hood, the tablet is powered by a 2.3 GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3580 processor paired with PowerVR G6430 GPU and 2GB of RAM. Running Android 5.0 operating system, it features an 8.4-inch Quad-HD OLED (2560 x 1600 pixels resolution) display. On camera front, it comes with an 8 mega pixel rear camera with Intel RealSense Snapshot Depth Camera and a 2 mega pixel front facing camera. Backed up by a 5670mAh battery, the tablet will come in two variants- 16GB/32GB (both expandable via microSD card).
Specifications & Features of Dell Venue 8 7840 Tablet
- Processor: 2.3 GHz Quad-Core Intel Atom Z3580
- GPU: PowerVR G6430
- Operating System: Android 5.0 Lollipop
- Display: 8.4-inch Quad-HD OLED display (2560 x 1600 pixels resolution)
- RAM: 2GB
- ROM: 16/32GB (expandable via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 8 mega pixel with Intel RealSense Snapshot Depth Camera
- Front Camera: 2 mega pixel
- Battery: 5670mAh
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0
- Dimensions: 215.9×124.2×6.1 mm
- Weight: 305 grams
Price and Availability
The Dell Venue 8 7000 series tablet is priced at Rs. 34,999 and will be available to purchase in India starting July 2015.
Updated on 6th January 2015
Dubbed as the ‘World’s Thinnest Tablet’, Dell Venue 8 7840 tablet is now available in US. Dell has launched this tablet in its Dell 7000 series which it announced in 2014. This ‘World’s Slimmest Tablet’ comes with attractive features like depth photography and smart albums. Under the hood, Venue 8 7840 is powered by 2.3 GHz Quad-Core Intel Atom Z3500 series processor with a PowerVR G6430 GPU and 2 GB RAM. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat operating system and features an 8.4 inch Quad-HD OLED display with 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution.
On imaging front, it sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera and a front 2 mega pixel shooter. This tablet features Intel RealSense Snapshot Depth Camera & Dell Gallery for whole new photography experience. These features make the images look more lively with enhanced depth mapping, measurements and 3D editing. On storing front, it entails 16 GB of internal memory which is further expandable via microSD card for storing images, audios, videos, documents and other files. Connectivity options of this tablet include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0.
There are many manufacturers, launching a variety of tablets almost every day. With so much of competition in the tablet market and with most of them available at much affordable, lets see whether Venue 8 7840, ‘World’s Thinnest Tablet’ will be able to lure huge number of buyers with the package of its attractive features or not. It is also not sure till when will this device continue to retain its crown in such a competitive market where every manufacturer is eager to bring the best for the customers.