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DELL 3840 Z3480 2.13GHz 16GB 8" Tablet

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Z3480 2.13GHz Android 16GB Mar 2016
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16 Reasons For

Robust

Seven people who reviewed it reckoned that it was well made. Androidheadlines.com mentioned “Solid gaming and content streaming performance” in their DELL 3840 review. Androidheadlines.com also said “Solid buildquality”. Expert review site 91mobiles.com said in their review “The Dell Venue 8 is an affordable Android tablet that offers solid build and performance."Dell hasn't had the most successful time with smartphones” .

Three DELL 3840 reviewers concluded that it was strong and durable. Expert website Hothardware.com said “The extra heft makes it more durable perhaps, for kids”. Androidheadlines.com mentioned “Durable, kidfriendly exterior”.

One DELL 3840 owner reckoned that it was reliable. In November Androidheadlines.com wrote in their DELL 3840 review “Dependable performance”.

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Nice Design

A number of DELL 3840 reviewers who purchased the product considered that it was a good design. Expert review site Laptopmag.com mentioned in their review of this tablet “Improved performance, all in a sturdy design”. Laptopmag.com also mentioned “The Dell Venue 8 features a vibrant display; a comfy, soft-touch design; and a pure build of Android, all for just $179”. Androidheadlines.com said in their review this month “Comfortable softtouch design” .

A few DELL 3840 reviewers who bought the DELL 3840 thought it was smooth. Cnet.com wrote “Packing a pure Android OS and smooth performa” but they scored this tablet 60 out of 100.

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Easy to Use

A number of people who reviewed the DELL 3840 reckoned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. This month Androidheadlines.com mentioned “Comfortable to hold and use” in their review of this tablet. Androidheadlines.com also said “Comfortable to read and watch videos on”. Androidheadlines.com also mentioned “Its soft, grippy back makes it comfortable to hold”.

One person who reviewed it considered that it had a good experience. Laptopmag.com said “With its soft-touch back, sharp 1280 x 800-pixel display and clean Android experience” in their review of the DELL 3840 and gave it a score of 4 stars.

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use. A few weeks ago Androidheadlines.com wrote in their review of this tablet “Handy PocketCloud remoteaccess app”. One person who reviewed it thought it had a good interface. Techmagnifier.com wrote two years ago “Available with clean Android interface, sharp display” in their DELL 3840 review.

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Good Size

A number of customers who purchased this tablet considered that it was compact. Computershopper.com gave this tablet a score of 4 stars and said in their review of this tablet “Budget-friendly, compact Android tablets certainly haven’t been in short supply over the last year or so”. Computershopper.com also wrote “This entry-level compact Android tablet performs”. Expert website Alphr.com mentioned “In the cutthroat world of budget compact tablets, manufacturers are jostling to dish out ever-more capable tablets at rock-bottom prices” in their review of the DELL 3840 yet they rated the DELL 3840 67 out of 100.

A few DELL 3840 owners who bought the DELL 3840 wrote that it was thin. Two years ago expert website Expertreviews.co.uk said “It's actually just as slim, at 9mm, as the Nexus 7” in their review of this tablet and rated the DELL 3840 5 stars. Androidheadlines.com mentioned in November “Wellbuilt, yet slim”.

One DELL 3840 owner who reviewed this tablet thought it was good structurally. This month Androidheadlines.com mentioned in their DELL 3840 review “Good looks and construction”. One DELL 3840 reviewer who bought this tablet reckoned that it was lightweight. Androidheadlines.com said in November this year “Comfortable and lightweight design” in their review of this tablet.

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Good Value for Money

Ua.gecid.com highlighted in their review that this DELL tablet computer was good value for money.

Good Battery Life

Several customers said that the product had a good battery life. Laptopmag.com said two years ago “Dell has refreshed its Venue tablet series, bringing better performance, battery life and audio quality to its 8-inch Android slate” in their DELL 3840 review and gave it a rating of 4 stars. In November Androidheadlines.com wrote in their review “Good battery life”.

Good Sound Quality

A few DELL 3840 owners considered that it had good sound quality. Androidheadlines.com said in their DELL 3840 review in November “Audio is decent.” . Androidheadlines.com also wrote “Decent speakers”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One DELL 3840 reviewer who purchased the DELL 3840 concluded that it was quiet. Expert review site Hothardware.com mentioned in their review of this tablet two years ago “It's quieter, more nimble” .

Good for Games

One DELL 3840 owner who purchased the product concluded that it was good playing games on.

Good Connectivity

One DELL 3840 owner said in their reviews that the product had gps. Expert website Fonearena.com wrote “This has GPS that is commonly not seen on WiFi-only tablets”.

Good Picture Quality

One DELL 3840 owner who reviewed the DELL 3840 reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Androidheadlines.com wrote in their review of the DELL 3840 “Displays natural colors, microUSB expandable memory jack”.

Flash Storage Medium

This tablet supports a Flash storage medium, which is typical of many tablets that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Good Brand

DELL Z3480 processor tablet computers have good reviews on average and across all tablet computers DELL is one of the better rated brands.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The DELL 3840 has one of the faster processor clock speeds (2.13 gigahertz) amongst tablets of this age. Across all the tablet computers that have been available for the last year the processor clock speeds range from 0.9GHz to 2.5GHz.

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4 Bluetooth Version

This tablet computer supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on tablet computers that have been on the market for the last year.

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Very Narrow

At only 130 millimeters, the DELL 3840 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other tablets that have been around for the last year. The average width of new tablet computers is 200mm.

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9 Reasons Against

Only Two Processor Threads

The DELL 3840 is a two processor thread tablet.

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Not 3G Compatible

The DELL 3840 is not 3G compatible, although keep in mind that most of the other tablets that have been on the market for the last year are also not 3G compatible.

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Not 4G Compatible

The DELL 3840 is not 4G compatible. Most of the other tablets that came out in the last 12 months are also not 4G compatible.

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Only Two Processor Cores

The DELL 3840 is a two processor core tablet computer.

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Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

The internal storage capacity of tablets that have been around for around the same time as the 3840 range from 4GB to 260GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 53GB. The DELL 3840 has one of the smaller internal storage capacity (only 16 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec tablets of this age.

We compared all the other 16GB internal storage capacity tablet computers to this tablet computer and we think cheaper tablets such as the Lenovo Tab 3[plb_3753168_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

With a processor cache of only 1 megabyte, the DELL 3840 has one of the smaller processor caches amongst tablets of this age. The smallest processor cache of recently released tablets is 1MB, the largest is 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.3MB.

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Only One Battery Cell

Most latest tablet computers have between one and eight battery cells, including the DELL 3840 which has one battery cell.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The DELL 3840 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 1 gigabyte) amongst comparable spec tablet computers of this age. Tablet computers that came out in the last year have internal memory of between 0.5GB and 8GB, and the average internal memory is 2.7GB.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

Tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 3840 have maximum memory card sizes of between 32GB and 2.1TB. The DELL 3840 has one of the smaller maximum memory card sizes (only 64 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec tablet computers of this age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL 3840

Released Nine Months Ago

It was nine months ago when this Z3480 processor tablet was released.

Average Rear Camera Resolution

The DELL 3840 has a relatively standard rear camera resolution (5 megapixels) compared to most of the other tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 3840.

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Average Screen Size

The DELL 3840 has a relatively typical screen size (8 inches) compared to most of the other recently released tablet computers.

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7 Awards

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Expert Reviews

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28 January 2016

This is the first Dell, Android device we've used since the Dell Streak way back in the day. The Dell Streak was the phablet before phablets were cool. Although now the Dell Streak 5 seems kind of... Read more…

Inexpensive
Full HD display
Runs stock Android
Highdef touch screen
Good performance
Excessive bloatware
Slow performance at times
Limited memory, Android had fewer tablet apps that Apple
Performance can suffer with lots of multitasking
Battery life is a bit short
18 March 2015

Phablets have taken a bit of shine out of the pint sized tablets (read: 7-inchers) but that doesn't mean no takers for tablets. The 8-inch display suddenly seem to be the right size for a tablet,... Read more…

24 December 2014

Updated as on December 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.For sometime now, tablets have been bridging the gap between laptops and smartphones. There has... Read more…

21 November 2014

While it won't win any speed awards, the Dell Venue 8's full HD display and low price make it a good value for multimedia tablets...

1 November 2014

If you are looking for a low-cost tablet with good performance and a great, high-definition display, the 8-inch Dell Venue 8 hits all the checkboxes. There's plenty of pop here for typical tablet...

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 26 July 2016 by Markos

It uses PWM ( not flicker free ) (...) Suffers from image retention - burn in. Overpriced for for the above reasons and for some not even usable Note: The screen has Matt surface...

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Manufacturer Part Numbers dell v8tbl3334, dell v8tbl3334b, dell v8tbl3334bl, dell v8tbl3334blk
Barcodes 05397063422234
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