Dell has launched a new Latitude 7285 2-in-1 tablet notebook that has some cool features that users tired of messing with wires will appreciate. The big feature of the computer is that it is the world’s first wireless charging 2-in-1 tablet PC. The wireless charging tech used in the device is WiTricity’s magnetic resonance wireless charging tech meant to eliminate clutter in your workspace.
You do have to opt to buy the machine with a charging mat and purchase the removable keyboard with the wireless charging option integrated. The Dell 7285 2-in-1 is offered without wireless charging keyboard, or any keyboard by default. The machine is also able to connect wirelessly to WiGig docks meaning that you can connect the machine wirelessly to external keyboards, monitors, mice, and other peripherals as well as charge the machine wirelessly.
The Dell 7285 starts at $1,199 and can be configured with an Intel Core i5-7Y54 processor or Core i7-7Y75 CPU. Base configurations come with 8GB of RAM and 128GB SSD. The machines can be optioned with 16GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD if desired. The top of the line configuration has the Core i7, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of storage starting at $1,989.
Base versions come with Windows 10 Home, but a Pro upgrade is available. The screen in all versions is the same 12.3-inch 2880 x 1920 anti-glare unit with an IR camera and mic integrated. None of the configurations offer optical drives, WiFi and Bluetooth are supported. The wireless keyboard without wireless charging is a $249.99 option and the wireless charging keyboard is a $379.99 option. If you want to charge wirelessly you will also need the Wireless charging mat for $199.99. A bundle with the wireless charging mat and keyboard is offered for $549.99.