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Default Dell now offers the 13z in Australia - 10-22-2009, 03:41 PM

Introducing the new InspironTM 13z laptop. With long-lasting battery options, discrete graphics and an internal DVD drive, it’s surprisingly powerful for its size.

* Easily travels by your side at 1.79kg (3.9lbs) and under only 1" thin.
* Power up with up to 8 hours of battery life with the 8-cell battery.
* Get up to a 500GB hard drive and up to 512MB dedicated graphics.
* Experience true mobility with Intel’s ultra-low-voltage processors.

Price= $1,199 (yikes)

That'll buy you a 1.3GHz SU7300 Core 2 Duo with Intel integrated 4500MHD graphics, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, a 320GB drive, and an LED-backlit screen, all in a four-pound chassis that's 1.27 inches thick (Engadget).

More information: Dell Inspiron 13z Laptop Product Details
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Default 10-22-2009, 04:38 PM

That is Australian dollars, though the current exchange rate is AUD1.08 to USD1.00.


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Default 10-22-2009, 05:53 PM

Sold... assuming that it can run Hulu video. I have a Vostro 1500 with a C2D T7100 (1.8/667) that runs 60-70% CPU at full screen. No clue WHY it is so bad, but it is.

Get it to the states!

---------- Post added at 01:53 PM ---------- Previous post was at 12:52 PM ----------

It looks like it IS on the US site, just not for sale... tell me if I am wrong?

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Default 10-25-2009, 06:13 AM

Sunday, October 25, 2009
1,199 Australian Dollar = 1,106.64 US Dollar
1,199 US Dollar (USD) = 1,299.07 Australian Dollar (AUD)
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That's still pricey! Gosh!
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Default 10-29-2009, 01:17 PM

Yeah that is a pretty hefty price tag for what you get... a Vostro 1220 you get so much more (except HDMI... damn it) for same or less money.
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