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Laptops & Desktops
John Morris and Sean Portnoy deliver straight talk about notebook and desktop computers.
John Morris is a former executive editor at CNET Networks and senior editor at PC Magazine.
Sean Portnoy is a former executive editor at Computer Shopper magazine and editor at CNET Networks.
The new Ultrabook-friendly SSDs will be available later this month in 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB capacities, starting at $159.99.
The new 10.1-inch notebook will join a slowly growing number of PCs that use Android as their operating system.
The five new cards are tweaked from existing hardware to perform better and run quieter, while remaining competitively priced.
The portables include pair of convertible notebooks and what the company calls the world's thinnest 14-inch Ultrabook.
Most of the notebooks weigh less than 4 pounds apiece, though only the Portégé Z30 qualifies as an Ultrabook.
The 300 prototypes will feature a variety of Intel processors and Nvidia graphics cards inside.
Heat-assisted magnetic recording can blast through current data density limits, but don't expect drives using the technology before 2016.
Dell unveiled a line of Venue Windows 8 and Android tablets, an 11-inch hybrid and a couple premium XPS Ultrabooks that it hopes will shake the PC market out its slump.
Among the slew of new portables are a pair of Ultrabooks.