Dell hopes that consumers will literally flip over the newest tablet design - the 10-inch Inspiron duo. Its gimmick is a flip hinge that will convert the netbook into a tablet form. Larry Dignan has more on Dell's strategy.
The good news is that the price is expected to be $549 but the bad news is that it will weigh about 4.5 pounds, okay for a notebook but heavy for a tablet.
View it vertically as a tablet. It runs on Windows 7 Home Premium with the N550 chip
The Inspiron duo made its first public appearance at the Intel Developer Forum
The "flip-hinge" looks easy to use.
It goes horizontal in a docking station.
In netbook form.