Windows 8.1 tablets Dell Venue 8 Pro and Dell Venue 11 Pro arrive in India



The Venue 8 Pro and Venue 11 Pro tablets have finally arrived in India. The US computing giant Dell launched both the devices alongside two Android running tablets in India today. Both the Venue 8 Pro and Venue 11 Pro tablets are running on Windows 8.1, the latest version of the Windows OS.

Priced at Rs 26,499 ($430) for the 32 GB variant, the Dell Venue 8 Pro tablet is an 8-inch device that sports a 720P display and is powered by the Intel Atom Z3740D Bay Trail Quad Core processor running at 1.8 GHz. It has a 2 GB of RAM and a 5 MP camera at the back and 1.2 MP on the front side.

The Venue 11 Pro on the other hand is a 10.8-inch tablet with full 1080P display. It is powered by the fourth-generation Intel Core i3 and i5 processors and offers as much as 4GB of RAM. It comes with 8MP camera at the rear and a 2MP on the front. While Dell didn’t reveal the price of Venue 11 Pro just yet, it says the device will become available by next month. 

Dell wants to expand its tablet market in India. “The company hopes to take a leading position in this space,” said P Krishnakumar, Dell India’s executive director and general manager for consumer and small business.