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Dell Venue 8 Pro 3000 Series 3845

Dell Venue 8 Pro 3000 Series 3845
alaScore 87

186 reviews

Apr, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 186 reviews of Dell Venue 8 Pro 3000 Series 3845. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.5/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Dell Venue 8 Pro 3000 Series 3845 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : John R. Delaney (

Dell Venue 8 Pro 3000 Series


The Dell Venue 8 Pro 3000 Series is an 8-inch Windows slate tablet featuring a sharp In-Plane Switching (IPS) screen and a sub-$100 price. It's a sweet deal if you're on a strict budget.

Inexpensive. Crisp IPS display. Decent battery life in testing

Middling performance. Audio is tinny

If you've been holding off on buying a Windows tablet until prices have dropped below the $100 mark, your wait is over. The 32GB Dell Venue 8 Pro 3000 Series is an 8-inch model that costs just $99, offers close to 7 hours of battery life and sports a...

Aug, 2015

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Dell Venue 8 Pro (Model 3845) Tablet Review Update


Success. Intel's Bay Trail platform and Windows with Bing enable manufacturers to build cheaper and cheaper notebooks and tablets. Dell took advantage of these developments and just released an 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet with a bright, high-contrast IPS...

Brighter IPS display with higher contrast and stable viewing angles, Reasonably good manufacturing quality, Good battery life, One-year Office 365 license, Low price

1 GB RAM, No video output, High power drain in standby

On the whole, the Dell Venue 8 Pro made a good impression on us. This is a simple Windows 8.1 tablet designed primarily for Internet and media-related applications, on the market for just 160 to 180 Euros (~$199 to ~$224). In order to put such a low...

Dec, 2014

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Solid tablet, a little underpowered


The Dell Venue 8 Pro is a good device. The 1200x800 resolution works well for the size and the atom processor is capable if not super fast. Windows 10 works pretty well although it seems to take more memory than Windows 8. The 1 gb of ram that comes...

Aug, 2015

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Horrible Customer Service and Repair


I have spent approximately eight hours on the phone, and shipping my tablet back and forth to the Dell service depot. The first issue was a dead/dying Wi-Fi card, when I got my tablet back there was debris under the screen. After being told that wasn't...

Jun, 2015

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the main problem i have with this item it does not have but 32 gigabyte hard it has 19.. check it before you leave the store. it was quite a surprise

May, 2015

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Low battery life sank an otherwise good product


First off, I'm a fan of Dell, and when I was looking for an 8" tablet, I was happy to find this on in stock and on sale at my local BB. I've got a MS Surface RT, and thought this would make a good complement in a smaller frame. It worked great. Device...

May, 2015

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Okayish, if you've never seen an iPad.


Glitchy, power hog. The power consumption is so inconsistent I can't even tell what to expect, just plan on plugging it in about ten times more than you would an iPad.

May, 2015

Consumer review (

It lasted three weeks


I liked the unit. The battery did not last as long as it spec'd out. After 3 weeks it would not charge. So when I tried to get a new one, I was told it was discontinued.

Apr, 2015

Consumer review (

Many problems


I loved it til it needed new hardware after only 14 months cost same to fix as brand new one. It's garbage now!

Apr, 2015

Consumer review (

Very affordable


The tablet was very affordable, however it seems to have a lot of issues. Sometimes we have trouble turning them on - not easy to use compared to other products. But it was cheap and gets the job done.

Apr, 2015

Product Specifications


Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes


Battery Capacity:16
Battery capacity (Watt hours):16
Battery life (max):10 / 8
Number of battery cells:1 / 2


Front camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.2
Rear camera:Y
Rear camera resolution (numeric):5
Video recording: Yes


Color of product:Black / White
Device type:Mini tablet
Form Factor:Slate
Product color:Black / White


Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display brightness:400
Display Diagonal:8
Display Resolution:1280 x 800
Display Technology:IPS
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen type:Capacitive

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:2
AC adapter output voltage:5
AC adapter power:10
Energy Star certified: Yes


Graphics:HD Graphics
Graphics adapter:HD Graphics
Graphics adapter family:Intel


Internal memory:1
Internal memory type:DDR3L-SDRAM / LPDDR3-SDRAM
Memory clock speed:1600


E-mail: Yes


3G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Near Field Communication (NFC): No
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Non-operating altitude:-598.4 - 420000
Operating altitude:-598.4 - 120000
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 65

Other Features

64-bit computing: Yes
Docking connector: No
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-x
Intel visual technologies: No
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-x
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor socket:BGA592
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:USB
Carrying case: Yes
Keyboard supplied:No / Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes


GPS (satellite):N
Operating system architecture:32-bit
Position location:N

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: No
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone out:N
Micro-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Microphone in: No
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):N
SmartCard slot: No


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:2
AC adapter output voltage:5
AC adapter power:10
Energy Star certified:Y


64-bit computing: Yes
Conflict Free processor:Y
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Processor ARK ID:80275
Processor boost frequency:1.83
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor code:SR1UD
Processor codename:Bay Trail
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Intel Atom / Intel® Atom™
Processor frequency:1.33
Processor lithography:22
Processor model:Z3735G
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit
Processor package size:17
Processor series:Intel Atom Z3700 series
Processor threads:4
Scenario Design Power (SDP):2.2

Processor special features

Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: No
Intel 64:Y
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-x
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel visual technologies: No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N


Operating system architecture:32-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 8.1
Operating system version:8.1
Trial software:Microsoft Office


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Internal storage capacity:32
Maximum memory card size:128 / 64
Storage media:Flash

Technical Details

Intel visual technologies: No
Processor Manufacturer:Intel

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.354 / 9
Height:8.5 / 9
Weight:13.8 / 13.9 / 14
Width:5 / 5.12