Dell Venue 8 Pro 32 GB Tablet Review
Many buyers don’t look for high-end classy products when they can get a somewhat similar gadget at a low price. For instance, Dell Venue 8 Pro 32 GB Tablet offers Windows 8 OS, stylus-aided interaction. At a cost of around $300, buyers should consider themselves lucky. On the other hand, if you are looking for ‘retina display’ and spacious touchscreen, Dell Venue 8 Pro is just not the one. Find out more about this durable and efficient tablet before you step out to buy one and explore why it’s one of the best Tablet you should consider.
Dell products do not disappoint on the speed and their computing technology. Venue 8 Pro has robust and fast 1.8GHz Quad-Core Intel Atom Processor Z3730 which allows seamless interaction with the processing unit. There is no stuttering or freezing while working with heavy files and software tools. The tablet has the potential of multi-tasking – especially, the one requiring heavy graphics.
The 1600MHz 2GB Single Channel RAM has the capacity of supporting SDXC, SDHC and MicroSD cards. Moreover, users can conveniently work with preloaded utilities, such as MS Home & Student 2013 English Tablet. The hard drive is modestly 32 GB. In short, the speed of this Dell tablet does not diminish even when connected with external gadgets – keyboard and Bluetooth speaker.
Dell Venue 8 Pro is an 8-inch display with a modest resolution of 1280 X 800 pixels. The multi-touchscreen allows users to effortlessly navigate for web pages, app, and other functions. A slight pinch, touch, or tap will allow it to work quickly. The IPS display has 10 point capacitive touch. The entertainment gadget will ensure that the users get to see high density TV programs through Miracast wireless utility. The display unit has Intel HD Graphics that supports heavy graphics.
Users can use various apps, such as Netflix, Skype, and Halo: Spartan Assault. The viewing experience is comfortable to one’s eye. The viewers can easily get a good view of the screen from the side angles. There is an auto-brightness option that helps to manage brightness of the screen and consequently, saves power in doing so. A touch pad for navigation is missing – a useful feature for tablets with Windows 8 OS.
There is a front camera (1.2MP) and rear cameras (5MP). The ideal way to get the optimum result from these cameras is to use the rear camera for video chats and front camera for still photos. The images or videos can be uploaded via wireless connectivity to Facebook and other social media sites. With easily available microphone, many owners plan video chatting with family and friends.
Dell has always been keen to work for conservation of energy. When compared to earlier tablets, this one is more efficient but consumes lesser power. The lithium polymer battery is equipped with strength that lasts 10 hours of non-stop performance. The ‘all-day’ battery is rechargeable and integrated in the system.
Sleek and trendy, the tablet is not a ‘boxy’ variety like some of its contemporaries. With just 8-inch display, the useful gizmo fits into the palm. While the front side has minute bezels that look pretty, the back side has ribbed cover that allows users to deftly get a hold on the gizmo. Users who are often traveling will find this compact mini-PC a useful treat. For instance, a built-in speaker will ensure users can use Netflix effortlessly.
They can connect wirelessly, browse web pages, listen to music, check out videos, or use the stylus to complete various tasks. Made of Synaptics active pen knowhow, the stylus is useful to scribble on OneNote. However, the pen is not sensitive enough for sketching. The tablet is nevertheless easy to carry.
At a price of $300, buyers will get a durable tablet that is decently up-to-the-mark. One can gift such cost-effective computing gadgets to kids that will allow them to learn and grow at their own pace. And, buyers will also get useful features and a resilient battery. Once customers buy this tablet, they will be able to get full access to Windows app. Most of the apps are just right for tablets. The price is therefore, low but the product is not cheap.
Help and Customer Support
Dell has a premium support helpdesk. Experienced techies work round-the-clock to address issues of the customers. Apart from telephonic help, you can also get product support at the Dell website.
In short, Dell Venue 8 Pro is a handy tablet that gives you the unique Windows experience.
|Summary: Durable processing units, useful features, energy-efficient battery, adequate storage facilities, and not-so-expensive gadget. Not very sensitive stylus, keyboard accessory not available, and the tablet has only one USB port.|