Dell Streak 5 still available in the UK

We know that the Dell Streak 5 is no longer available for sale in the US, even with its website bidding it adieu – but for folks who reside over in the UK, a Dell spokesman did mention that said device will still be up for sale “for the foreseeable future”. Having rolled out a year ago, the Dell Streak 5 resides in what I would call no man’s land […]


Dell Streak 5 reaches end of the road

Dell has stopped selling their Streak 5 tablet/smartphone hybrid – I guess it was a little bit too large to be used as a smartphone on a comfortable basis, while it remained too small to offer a decent tablet experience. The Streak 5 was actually launched in 2010 as Dell’s first Android-powered device, sporting a generous 5″ touchscreen display at 800 x 480 resolution with the ability to make and […]


Dell Streak 7 runs on Honeycomb unofficially

So you own a Dell Streak 7 and have more or less done just about anything and everything you ever wanted on it, save for taking the unofficial route where the operating system is concerned. Fret not – you can now explore the naughtier and cheekier side of you with news of an unofficial Android Honeycomb build for the Streak 7 being released.Aptly called the HoneyStreak HD7, this is made […]


Dell Streak hacked successfully, runs on Android 3.1 Honeycomb

Hats off to DJ_Steve from the XDA developers forum who has managed to successfully make Android 3.1 Honeycomb run on the Dell Streak – this is no mean task, considering the operating system was optimized for tablet use, making it a quantum leap of sorts from the Streak’s standard Android 2.2 Froyo operating system. Needless to say, the hack isn’t perfect – but it works. There are still a fair […]


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WiFi-only Dell Streak 7 arriving soon?

Great news for folks who were hoping for Dell to release a WiFi-only version of the Dell Streak 7 – it looks like your prayers have been answered. The folks at StreakSmart recently discovered a WiFi-only mobile device from Dell that received WiFi certification from the WiFi Alliance. The device has the model number M02M002 – similar to the 3G + WiFi Dell Streak 7’s model number M02M. Since the […]


Android 3.0 Honeycomb ported to the Dell Streak

Dell’s Streak is often referred to as a tablet instead of a phone, due to the large display. With that in mind, some folks decided that it would be good to give the device a tablet-friendly operating system and ported Google’s Android 3.0 Honeycomb to the 5-inch device. Since it’s an unofficial build, it shouldn’t be too surprising to hear that it’s still at an early stage and you won’t […]


T-Mobile Dell Streak 7 Android tablet to cost $330?

The Dell Streak 7 Android tablet that’s arriving on T-Mobile has had its price leaked on its product page. Apparently in the small print at the bottom of the product page, it states,”$82.50 down payment, plus 3 monthly payments of $82.50, required.” This seems very much like their T-Mobile’s Equipment Installment plan used for other products such as the Galaxy Tab. There’s a possibility that the small text was a […]


Dell Streak 10 shown at CES

[CES 2010] During its CES Press conference, Dell has announced the development of a 10” Tablet, the Dell Streak 10. At the moment, it is a “lab” product, but Dell has a history of bringing products out of the lab once they have been shown in public. The Adamo was once a concept and made it as a product fairly rapidly. Dell didn’t provide much details about the Streak 10, […]


Case-Maker Vaja Outs Dell’s 7-Inch Tablet Ahead of Launch

Luxury leather case maker Vaja has just listed a case offering for a Dell 7-inch Streak tablet product widely believed to be the Dell Opus One, otherwise referred to as the Looking Glass codename. The Opus One is said to be utilizing a dual-core processor, an improvement over the 5-inch Dell Streak’s single-core Snapdragon CPU at 1 GHz. The tablet may launch at CES at Dell’s press conference in early […]


Dell Streak pricing drops in the US

If you’ve been looking out for the Dell Streak for some time already, then you will be pleased as punch to have refrained yourself from making a purchase simply because Dell has just dropped the pricing for its Streak device in the US – presumably to drive sales figures up. The unlocked models are now cheaper by $180, touching a new low of $400, while Android-powered models from AT&T will […]


Best Buy offers $99.99 Dell Streak

If you’re looking for a rather large sized smartphone (assuming you have huge pockets), then the Dell Streak might be your cup of tea. Best Buy is offering the Dell Streak for $99.99, where it will be accompanied by a 2-year service contract from AT&T to boot. Of course, current owners might not be too pleased that the Android 2.2 Froyo update isn’t available to date until January 2011, but […]


Dell’s Upcoming Tablet Ambitions Unveiled

Dell has unveiled some of its tablet roadmaps ahead of announcing specific devices. The first of which occurred when Michael Dell had shown off a 7-inch tablet on stage at a conference. Since then, Dell Greater China President Amit Midha has sat down with the Wall Street Journal to talk more about the computer maker’s tablet plans moving forward, including Windows tablets, Android tablets, and the possibility of a tablet […]


Michael Dell Coyly Shows Off 7-Inch Dell Tablet, Announces Dell Streak Headed to Best Buy

At an Oracle-hosted conference in San Francisco, California, Dell CEO Michael Dell coyly shows off a 7-inch Dell tablet, a larger version of its 5-inch Streak which had just recently been available for retail sale this late summer through Dell’s website. The 7-inch tablet was previously rumored as the Looking Glass. Although the tablet was unveiled, Dell did not give any specifications nor details about the device.Additionally, Dell also announced […]


Dell will open source Streak code

Dell has promised to open source its Streak code, where Dell’s official blogger Lionel Menchaca stressed that the Texas-based company will adapt to “all applicable requirements” in due time. This would fit in perfectly with the GNU Public License (GPL) of Android 1.6 that sees action in the Dell Streak, considering it is based on a Linux kernel and by law requires it to be open-source. There is no deadline […]