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WP7 Dell Venue Pro comes to UK on 8 November, costs 500 GBP

25 October, 2010 | Read the news | Post your comment
WP7 Dell Venue Pro comes to UK on 8 November, costs 500 GBP - read the full textWe knew the Windows Phone 7 powered Dell Venue Pro would come to Europe sooner or later but now we also got some specifics about it. The portrait slider will come to the UK in a few weeks time and will cost a good 500 pounds. The Dell Venue Pro is already listed for pre-order at eXpansys so if...

 

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The weirdest thing about the phones specs, which to my surprise even GSMAreana and Microsoft haven't corrected in their specs that YES it does have a dual LED Flash along with its 5MP camera. We can clearly see it in the pics above.

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  • 2010-10-27 10:01
  • 2@tA

Expansys just rips off suckers. Wait for this bad in the US. I gurantee it'll be not more than 600$ baby

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  • 2010-10-26 23:53
  • ftI5

Even at £440 it's still a pretty good deal. You have to keep in mind that all WP7 phones have top spec - similar to the iPhone 4 and Desire HD.....and top end phones usually retail for around £500 or thereabouts. I just hope a few carriers in the UK take it up so it's available free (or for a small fee) on contract.

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  • 2010-10-26 10:07
  • Tr8a

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-10-26 04:06 from 4HmF - click to readI meant Venue Pro in the last comment.

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  • 2010-10-26 04:07
  • 4HmF

> In reply to Alex @ 2010-10-25 16:09 from pJk4 - click to readRemember that this is still an overpriced figure. Clove and Expansys may get their devices earlier than the rest of the world, but they overprice it like heck. They even tried to sell the T-Mobile US HD2 for around $700 when the T-Mobile MSRP without a contract was only $450. Using proportions, the Dell Venus Pro should be only be 341 pounds maximum.

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  • 2010-10-26 04:06
  • 4HmF

This the by far the best Windows Phone 7 device.

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  • 2010-10-26 04:01
  • 4HmF

This phone is demanding a review!

500gbp is quite the gamble on a new OS... All the best to you Microsoft!!

This market desperately needs a 3rd competition.

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  • 2010-10-25 19:55
  • 9xEf

Now you're talking Dell. A phone that can exploit WP7 and perhaps make it successful?

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  • 2010-10-25 19:07
  • sXDj

> In reply to Ryan @ 2010-10-25 15:40 from yfsZ - click to readMicrosoft is trying to do what Apple on iPhone did.

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  • 2010-10-25 18:26
  • t7Ki

always preffered portrait to landscape phones and this one is no exception =D,but since its high end it means no buy from me due to most probably high price

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  • 2010-10-25 18:08
  • 39kd

I read the official specsheet of this phone on Dell and it comes with a lot of features that WinPh 7 does not support on other WinPh 7 devices. I also e-mailed Expansys about this thing 2 days ago before placing my pre-order and they doublechecked with Dell and mailed back to me today and it does come with card-slot etc etc among other things not present on other WinPh 7 devices. I guess Dell must have done a really good job in integrating these specs on a WinPh7 phone.

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  • 2010-10-25 16:13
  • M8Tu

It's £440 at clove.co.uk

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  • 2010-10-25 16:09
  • pJk4

What's the issue with having a micro sd card slot. im not undersatnding. help me guys.

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  • 2010-10-25 15:40
  • yfsZ

since no one in this article claimed the first place please allow me to do that,, I'm FIRST!!!!!!! ,,windows is a nice company buy the way,,

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  • 2010-10-25 15:11
  • mpFR

Now how about a review of this beauty?

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  • 2010-10-25 15:09
  • fqtB

Will get this phone as it has it all, including the amazing windows phone7.

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  • 2010-10-25 15:05
  • pJGB

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-10-25 14:07 from Rxqh - click to readMemory is expandable on WP7 but requires a hard reset

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  • 2010-10-25 15:01
  • pJiB

The best looking W7P of the bunch.

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  • 2010-10-25 14:18
  • t7Ki

Nice, but what to do with a MicroSd card on a Win7 phone?

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  • 2010-10-25 14:07
  • Rxqh

Sweet phone Dell will make it good.

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  • 2010-10-25 14:00
  • myA5

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