Dell Mini 5

Dell is working on a “family of tablets,” the first of which will be its Android tablet–perhaps under the model name Mini 5 or Streak. This unit’s 5-inch multitouch display is more pocket-friendly than the ones on most upcoming tablets, but it’s also larger than the displays on most smartphones (yes, the Mini 5 can make calls). It also has a front-facing camera (for video chat), voice recognition, a speedy 1GHz Snapdragon CPU, and various color options.

Key specs: 5-inch LED-backlit, capacitive multitouch display (800 by 480 pixels), 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon CPU, 405MB of DRAM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G

Other features: 5-megapixel camera with dual LED flash, second front-facing camera (648 by 480 pixels), SIM card and microSD card slots, GPS

Size and weight: About 5.9 by 3.1 by 0.4 inches (height by width by thickness); 8 ounces.

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