Dell stops Streak 7 sales in US, but is not backing away from Android
Dell has stopped selling its big Android failure Streak 7 in United States. According to tablet’s listing page on the Dell’s official US website, “Streak 7 is no longer available online.” This seven inch tablet, which made its debut at this year’s CES, but did not get traction because it was running on Android 2.2 and had a poor 800X480 display resolution in the age of Honeycomb tablets with HD displays.
This news led to a belief that Dell might be backing away from Android and the tablet game altogether, but company has issued a statement denying this.
According to The Verge, simply put Dell is not backing away from Android, you can check out the full statement below.
“Dell remains committed to the mobility market and continues to sell products here and in other parts of the world. Streak 7 delivered a unique experience for customers who wanted a larger screen-size yet the freedom of staying connected to their personal and professional content while on the-go. It continues to be available in many markets through retail, distributors and carrier partners such as Optus in Australia. A 10-inch version of the tablet, Streak 10 Pro, is currently offered in China, offering the ultimate digital divide between work and life. The Venue and Venue Pro devices, as well, continue to earn accolades for performance, design and functionality around the world. We also recently launched the Latitude ST, a 10-inch Windows 7-based touch-screen tablet designed for vertical markets such as education, finance and healthcare in November of this year. We remain committed to expanding our reach beyond PCs with a targeted set of open, standards-based mobility solutions and services designed for commercial and mobile professional customers.”