HARDWARE MAKER Dell announced a 10in tablet aimed at business users today, the Latitude 10, and The INQUIRER attended the launch event to get a look at the device in action.
Running Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 operating system, the Latitude 10 has a 10.1in HD Gorilla Glass display with a 1366x768 resolution, is 10mm thick and weighs 725g.
What's unique about the Latitude 10 is that unlike most tablets it has a removable battery so users can replace it once it reaches the end of its life cycle. It also boasts more connectivity options than your average tablet, with a miniHDMI, full-size USB 2.0, SD card and microSD ports as well as a microUSB charging port and audio jack, along with WLAN and Bluetooth connectivity options as standard.
On the inside, the Latitude 10 is powered by an Intel Atom processor and has 2GB of SDRAM, an Intel graphics media accelerator running at 533MHz, and 128GB of eMMC storage.
Dell's tablet will launch with an optional Bluetooth keyboard and docking station when it goes on sale in October along with the launch of Windows 8. µ