Tuesday, April 21st 2009

Dell Now Offers Updated Studio 15 Laptop

The updated Dell Studio 15 laptop that was rumored for two months, is now finally available for purchase. This newer version comes with improved 15.6-inch LED-backlit display, which packs a native 1366 x 768 resolution, and gets image from the new ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 graphics with either 256 MB or 512 MB of on-board memory. The rest of the specs remain unchanged. The machine can still be powered by a range of Intel Core 2 Duo processors. The built-in 2 MP webcam, 5.1 channel sound, HDMI output, plus the optional Blu-Ray drive and backlit keyboard are still present. The Studio 15 is also offered in six different colors including Black Chainlink, Ruby Red, Midnight Blue, Plum Purple, Spring Green and Promise Pink. Base prace starts from the reasonable US $649, all options will bump it considerably.

The Dell Studio 15 laptop being introduced today has some of the latest features people want including cutting-edge hi-def technology and backlit LED displays perfect for creating memories and enjoying entertainment for longer periods of time. The full range of built-in connectivity options and sleek design elements offer multiple style choices.

The Studio series is available in the U.S., Canada and Latin America on Dell.com starting at $649.

The News:
  • New Studio 15 delivers advanced performance and entertainment capabilities, including an energy efficient 15.6-inch LED display in true HD resolution (720p/900p/1080p), optional 256 or 512MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD4570 graphics and 2.0MP camera with dual digital array microphones.
  • Emphasizing personal style and design, Studio 15 is now available in six colors, including Black Chainlink, Ruby Red, Midnight Blue, Plum Purple, Spring Green and Promise Pink.
  • Complete with a full array of built-in connectivity options including standard Gigabit Ethernet and Wi-Fi, optional Bluetooth support, Mobile Broadband.
  • Equipped with a full range of ports and connections including, 8-in-1 media card reader, dual USB ports, one USB/eSATA combo port and HDMI.
  • Entertainment features and options include 5.1 channel audio and 3-watt subwoofer, dual headphone jacks and the optional slot load Blu-ray Disc.
  • Optional backlit keyboard allows for visibility in low and no light conditions.
  • LED-backlit display supports excellent color reproduction for photos and movies and can extend battery life of the system.
“The new Studio 15 with its high-definition 16:9 widescreen and great audio is for those who love listening to music, viewing photos and watching HD movies on the go. While this state-of the-art notebook features the latest mobile computing technology and connectivity, its stunning design and eye-catching colors also make a stylish statement.”—Glen Robson, general manager, Dell consumer laptops
Source: BusinessWire
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5 Comments on Dell Now Offers Updated Studio 15 Laptop

a wide range. Sure the price looks pretty, but add the 1080p with a blu-ray drive, the HD4570, T9400, and backlit keyboard and it will bump the system well beyond $1000.
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hmm might as well buy the m1530 xps at that price
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No backlit keyboard in the XPS m1530.

or eSATA
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~Technological Technocrat~
its about time they updated their line up a bit

theres really no excuse to be running T5400's & Nvidia 8400/8600's.

all their stuff was gettin over shadow'd by their competitors
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Wow...Very nice...But, unfortunately I can't buy it as of now...lol
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