With Dell contemplating its future in the Android tablet business, the Streak 7 has been discontinued, just as the Streak 5 before it. A quick visit to the Dell website reveals only a message that the Streak 7 is no longer available online when looking for the device. With the 10-inch Streak looking unlikely for a US release, the Streak 7, which received little attention from consumers despite an update to Honeycomb to match other currently available tablets, may have been the last chance for consumers in the States to pick up a Dell tablet. The company may still produce a few Windows 8 devices down the line, but the computer hardware manufacturer should move on from Android.
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