Android powered Dell Venue is now sold as an unlocked model costing $499.99 through Dell stores and the preliminary shipping date set as February 18th. Currently it is a SIM-free device device with the global capability that can work with either the AT&T or the T-Mobile 3G connectivity(not having the support for HSPA+).
Dell Venue is the Portrait Qwerty-slider less version of the Dell Venue Pro and it has no Qwerty slider and has forsaken Windows Phone 7 for Android 2.2 Froyo OS in classic Dell fashion.
Dell Venue is having 4.1″ inch AMOLED capacitive touch display with Dell custom “Stage” UI for more customization, 8MP camera with 720p video capture and 4x digital zoom, digital zoom, 1GB inbuilt storage with microSD slot support for 32GB, Wi-Fi, HSPA, Bluetooth 3.0, Flash 10.1, 4.1″ inch touch display, 512MB RAM, support for HSDPA 7.2 / HSUPA 5.76 Mbps speeds.
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You can place an order on an unlocked Dell Venue for $499.99 here at Dell Stores and Dell is offering free shipping with the purchase. You can also order the handset just by calling 1-800-308-3355. Note that the Dell Venue can be operated on both the T-Mobile USA and AT&T networks.