Dell confirmed its entry into the consumer electronics category today, announcing the planned introduction of a series of Dell digital entertainment products including digital music players, an online music service and a sneak peek of the company’s next handheld, the Axim X3.
“We are revolutionizing technology for our customers – again,” said Michael Dell, chairman and chief executive officer. “By introducing high-performing consumer electronics products that closely integrate with the computer, we are delivering what is most important to consumers — content and experience — at a better value than they’re currently getting.
Dell Axim X3
The Dell Axim X3, Dell’s newest handheld, is a thinner, lighter companion to the popular Dell Axim X5. The X3 features optional integrated 802.11b wireless connectivity in a clean, sophisticated design.
Dell Digital Jukebox (DJ)
The Dell DJ is a digital music player featuring a sleek design, with large storage capacity, excellent battery life and easy-to-use controls.
Dell Music Store
At the Dell Music Store, customers can learn about and purchase the Dell DJ digital music player and accessories and access the new music download service that offers thousands of music selections and allows seamless, legal downloading of songs to the Dell DJ. The service can also analyze customers’ song play history to recommend specific artists and songs that can be purchased using the service.