T-Mobile Lays Dell Streak 7-Inch Tablet to Rest

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*+-Just to show how fast mobile technology is evolving and the increased risk of obsolescence, T-Mobile is now discontinuing the 7-inch Dell Streak Android tablet. First introduced in January of this year, the 7-inch Dell Streak was the first tablet on T-Mobile’s network that took advantage of the carrier’s 4G HSPA+ speeds. The device, like […]

Dell Streak 10 Pro Poses for Picture Before China Release This Week


*+-Dell will be rounding out its Android-powered Streak lineup with a 10-inch Streak Pro launching in China later this week. The device was pictured with the 5- and 7-inch Streak tablets and shows that the 10-inch model will be running Android Honeycomb upon launch. It’s unclear if and when Dell intends on making the Streak […]

Dell’s Prototype 7-Inch Tablet with Sliding Keyboard Leaks Out


*+-Images of a prototype of Dell’s 7-inch tablet with a hardware sliding keyboard mechanism have begun to surface on the Internet. The tablet is an interesting one as it has not appeared on Dell’s previously leaked roadmap, and the keyboard is not the typical staggered or grid keyboard that is marketed to touch-typists, but rather […]

Pantech Vega 5 Smartphone-Tablet Hybrid Makes Dell Streak 5 Owners Envious


*+-The Pantech Vega 5 tablet for the Asian market bears the same 5-inch form factor that straddles the line between large smartphone and undersized tablet beautifully, like the 5-inch Dell Streak that was released before it. Unfortunately, though, this handset may never make it to the U.S. so those who are awaiting for the Vega […]

Android 2.2 Froyo Update Now Available for AT&T-Branded Dell Streak 5 Tablet


*+-The AT&T version Dell Streak 5, a 5-inch tablet-smartphone hybrid from Dell, is finally getting its upgrade to Android 2.2 Froyo, up from Android 1.6. While Dell has been offering the Android 2.2 Froyo upgrade on various variants of the 5-inch Dell Streak, the AT&T-locked and branded device is finally getting its treatment to Android […]

Dell Streak Marketing Stunt Results in Dozens of 911 Calls, Arrests

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*+-Two Dell employees decided to pull an internal marketing stunt to promote the Dell Streak at its Round Rock campus that resembled a terrorist attack. I’ve heard that the Streak family of tablets is low, but I didn’t realize it was so low that Dell would have to sink to these depths. Two Dell employees […]

Dell Streak 7: Another Device Without Enough Juice


*+-Reviews of the Dell Streak 7 are rolling and battery life looks to be the device’sĀ AchillesĀ heel. You can make a tablet sleek, sexy and powerful, but who cares if you have to constantly keep on the lookout for a power outlet? You would’ve thought that Dell would’ve learned this lesson by now, with countless consumers […]

5-Inch Dell Streak Gets Android 3.0 Honeycomb Port


*+-While the Dell Streak, which was launched with Android 1.6 at a time when Android 2.2 was starting to become en vogue, was hindered by a dated OS at the time of its release, enterprising developers and hackers have figured out how to port and hack Android 3.0 Honeycomb to the 5-inch slate device. The […]

Dell Streak 10 Teased…Again


*+-While most of the Dell’s presentation in San Francisco today focused on its Latitude, Precision and Vostro notebooks, there were a couple of slides highlighting Streak and Venue devices. A Dell executive even flashed the Streak 10…sort of. The Dell Streak 10 you see in the photo above is nothing more than a block of […]

T-Mobile USA Release Dates for LG G-Slate, Dell Streak 7, Galaxy S 4G


*+-A recently leaked document with important release dates for upcoming high profile phones and tablets for wireless carrier T-Mobile USA was obtained by TmoNews. That document confirms the anticipated release dates for the LG G-Slate tablet, the Dell Streak 7, as well as the Galaxy S 4G, also referred to by some as the Vibrant […]

T-Mobile to Retire Galaxy Tab, Bring Dell Streak 7 February 2?


*+-The Dell Streak 7, Dell’s 7-inch tablet, may be slated to hit T-Mobile USA on February 2nd as the GSM carrier’s first 4G-enabled tablet. The Dell Streak 7 will be an HSPA+ tablet that will support up to 21 Mbps theoretical download speeds. According to TmoNews, the introduction of the Dell Streak 7 will also […]

T-Mobile Dell Streak 7 Hands-On Video


*+-At the Consumer Electronics Show, T-Mobile announced that it will be upgrading its 4G network to support faster 42 Mbps download speeds along with two new tablet devices–the LG G-Slate and the Dell Streak 7, which is a larger cousin to the 5-inch Dell Streak on AT&T’s network. The new 7-inch Streak will only be […]

Will T-Mobile Launch the 7-Inch Dell Streak at CES?


*+-Leaked images of Dell’s 7-inch tablet has emerged, and this time the Android tablet with Dell’s Stage user interface is shown with T-Mobile branding, suggesting that an announcement may be probable at CES. The 7-inch Dell Streak would join Dell’s original 5-inch Streak as Dell continues to expand its presence in the mobile space with […]

Dell U.S. Offering Android 2.2 Froyo Unlocked Streak for Slight Premium


*+-It looks like Dell is now offering a SIM-unlocked version of its Dell Streak pre-loaded with Android 2.2 Froyo, the most current version of the Android operating system, for a slight premium at $580 compared to $550 for the AT&T SIM-locked, non-contract version running Android 1.6. The SIM-unlocked version also runs the Dell Stage user […]

Best Buy Now Offering White Dell Streak


*+-Select Best Buy stores are now offering the white version of the Dell Streak for sale. Unfortunately, though, the paler shade of the Streak, which was previously only available in black in the U.S., is only available in a physical store and cannot be ordered online through Best Buy’s website. According to Streak Smart, you […]

Unlocked Dell Streak Coming to U.S.


*+-In a few weeks time, Dell will be making a version of its Dell Streak Internet tablet/smartphone hybrid available in unlocked form and pre-loaded with Android 2.2 Froyo for U.S. customers. The Dell Streak was launched, and locked to, with partner AT&T in the U.S. though the tablet device is not sold through AT&T nor […]

Dell Streak Hands On (video)

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*+-I met up with some folks from Dell to check out the Dell Streak, an Android device that’s created quite a bit of buzz since we first got a peek at it back at CES 2010.I shot a quick video walkthrough and snapped some pics after playing with the device for a few minutes. The […]

Dell Streak racing to the UK


*+-Good news if you are in the UK and are in the market for what once upon a time would have been called an MID: The Dell Streak is officially announced to be on the O2 network. Woo hoo! Let’s go Streaking! (…or maybe I should let Dell come up with their own tagline.)