Longer Lasting Batteries Claim Dell

Dell’s foray into the laptop market now includes the Z model laptops, which are claiming low power consumption

Dell’s Z-model laptops are claiming thinner, lighter bodies, longer-lasting “power-sipping” batteries, as well as wide-screen displays, a tonne of room on the hard-drive, as well as a range of entertainment options.

The thinnest-ever models of Dell’s consumer laptop PC, the Inspiron 11z, 13z and14z models are about 1-inch thin, slim enough to fit in any bag, and feature the newest Intel Core Solo 2 ultra-low voltage processors for extended  entertainment capability and Web surfing.

Features include:

  • Thin Is In (about 1-inch tall) Dell consumer laptops with 16:9 display in 14-inch (14z) models.
  • Choice of Intel Pentium Core 2 Solo ultra-low voltage, Core 2 and Core 2 duo processors.
  • Up to 500GB, 7,200 RPM hard drives; Included DVD drive.
  • Up to 8GB DDR3, 1,066MHz.
  • Standard Wi-Fi and optional Mobile Broadband.
  • Choice of 4-cell (4-hour) or 6-cell (8-hour) batteries.
  • Express Charge (4- and 6-cell batteries) are 80% recharged in 60 minutes.
  • Available in black or cherry red.
  • Inspiron 11z, 13z and 14z to Pack Power in Ultra-slim Profile
  • New Intel Ultra-low Voltage Processors Deliver Extended Entertainment
  • Easily Personalized with Choice of Performance Configurations

Australian Launch dates for each new Inspiron model are:
Inspiron 14z: Late September 2009
Inspiron 11z: Early October 2009
Inspiron 13z: Late October 2009