Conclusion: It's hard not to love the Dell Streak unless you prefer smaller, voice-centric smartphones. It's not only a voice phone but a tablet with a 5" display that makes for a better Internet and multimedia experience than 4" and even 4.3" Android smartphones .
Pros: Elegant hardware, pocketable, good price with contract.
Cons: The AT&T version is still on Android 1.6 (soon to be updated to Froyo). The Unlocked version is available with Android 2.2 Froyo.
Summary: When it comes to Android devices, there are two inevitabilities. The first is that its popularity is unstoppable. Twice as many Android smartphones are sold now than were only two months earlier; ’s CEO, , claims that about 200,000 Android devices are sold every day.
Pros: Great-looking 5-inch (800x480) touchscreen, Speakers produce crisp-sounding and loud audio, Comes with a 16GB MicroSD card, Front-facing camera, Large-size onscreen keyboard with numpad
Excerpt: Here’s what you need to know about me. I spend more time checking e-mail, playing with apps and browsing on my smartphone than actually talking on the device. So what if there was a gadget that had an enormous screen that also focused on apps and reading. Oh, with a phone feature, too.
Pros: Sleek, slim design fits right into the pocket or a tiny purse. Simple UI makes for an easy-peasy experience.
Cons: Shutter lag makes photography difficult, Android 1.6 OS is so last-year. No Flash or tethering.
Conclusion: The Dell Streak is great for web browsing, watching videos and social networking but its size means that it won’t necessarily fit into a pocket and will prove a bit of a handful for some. This is accentuated by the homescreen view being locked to landscape forcing to you hold it in two hands.
Excerpt: The Dell Streak is very unusual in the sense that it has all the features of a tablet, but is similar in size to a smartphone. It has a five inch display and a 800 x 480 screen resolution. The screen is bigger than the iPhone 4 and bigger than the Android phones, HTC Evo 4G and Motorola Droid X.