Dell today officially unveiled the Inspiron Mini 9 in Singapore and is
available now locally through Dell’s affiliated retail stores starting from
S$ 599 in Obsidian Black or Alpine White colour. It weighs 2.28 lbs and comes
with 8.9 inch glossy LED display (1024×600), SSD storage, Wi-Fi, Webcam, Bluetooth
Dell today officially unveiled the Inspiron Mini 9. This small, easy-to-carry
device stands ready to connect teens, tweens, travelers and “Tweeters” to their
online world be it surfing the Web, chatting with friends, blogging, streaming
content, uploading photos or enjoying favorite online videos, music and games.
The Inspiron Mini is an affordable Internet companion that can be fine-tuned to
fit users’ specific needs and deeds. It is available now locally through Dell’s
affiliated retail stores.
Solid Construction & Connections
With a starting weight of 2.28 lbs.1, digital nomads will value the Inspiron
Mini’s durable design, with sealed keyboard and reliable solid state drive (SSD)
memory storage. A bright 8.9 inch glossy LED display (1024×600) presents most
web pages with no left-right scrolling, and the keypads are large and easy to
navigate. Standard built-in Wi-Fi means quick and easy wireless internet access
to hotspots in the home, on campus, in a local coffee shop, in the office or at
a conference. The Inspiron Mini can be further customized with optional
- Built-in Webcam, bundled with Dell Video Chat, making it easy to stay in
touch using video chat, recording and sending video emails, or even PC-to-PC
phone calls around the world. DVC even supports four-way calling, making
virtual family reunions a reality.
- Built-in Bluetooth® for easy wireless connections to Bluetooth-enabled
accessories like a pair of stereo headphones, a mouse, a printer, etc.
Dell has teamed up with Box.net to offer exclusive web-based file storage,
access and sharing to Inspiron Mini users, including a free Basic plan with 2GB
of remote storage space, expandable to 25GB. Dell’s Inspiron Mini will include a
direct link to a Dell-exclusive home page on Box.net (www.box.net/dell),
providing users with an easy way to add incremental online storage space to
easily manage their digital lives. Individuals can safely and securely upload
files of any type to their Box, including photos, videos, music, documents and
presentations, and then access those files from almost anywhere on any device.
Box.net’s world-class service requires no software to download. With its OpenBox
platform, Box.net enables people to edit documents and photos directly from
their web-browser and post media to their blog or social networks, further
enhancing the mobility and user experience on the Inspiron Mini.
Individual & Intuitive, Simple & Stylish
The Inspiron Mini comes with choice of colors – Obsidian Black or Alpine White –
and interaction experience – Windows® XP® with custom Dell interface (coming
soon). For those looking for a more traditional and familiar experience, the
Inspiron Mini with Windows XP Home is available immediately starting at S$ 599
The custom home screen is designed to make it easy to find what people are
looking for. Intuitive icons link directly to groups of similar applications,
like games, Web and entertainment, and favorite web links for quick access.
Plus, the home screen can be personalized, putting your favorites front and
Dell provides a variety of service offerings and add-on options to help ensure
devices are easy to use and maintain optimal performance, including:
- Dell Support Center: Quickly access Dell service and support from
an icon on your desktop that provides automated fixes, software upgrades and
tools to help keep your system up-to-date and running efficiently.
- DellConnectTM Remote Assistance2: Dell experts help diagnose and solve
PC problems via an Internet connection (available only on Windows-based