July 11, 2008

Belkin Announces the Energy Collection of Messengers and Backpacks As Designed for Dell Accessories

Inspired by Real Living and How People Use Their Laptops, Belkin's Messenger and Backpack Were Designed Specifically to Complement the New Dell Studio Laptops' Colors

Belkin International, Inc.

Melody Chalaban, Public Relations Manager


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Jacqueline Romulo, Public Relations Coordinator


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Logo: http://www.belkin.com

Belkin International, Inc., announces a new Messenger bag and Backpack for the Designed for Dell Collection, named the Energy Collection. Belkin and Dell teamed up to design a bag that stands up to today's digital nomad's mobile lifestyle, and complements the myriad of new Studio laptop color choices.

Top Features

-- Designed with durable, water-resistant ripstop outer material

-- Plush, scratch-free lining on the inside notebook compartment

-- Earphone access with pass-through for internal MP3-player secure pocket

-- Convenient soft-grip handle on top

-- Zippered front pocket keeps pack slim while not in use, and expands when needed

-- Protective rubber feet on bottom of bag

-- Includes pouch for power block and notebook accessories

-- Available in: Pitch Black/Soft Gray, Chocolate/Gecko Green, Soft Gray/Flamingo Pink, and Midnight Blue/Electric Blue


-- Currently available in all global regions

Messenger 14-15" (F8N076) - US: $49.99; 17" (F8N077) - US: $54.99

-- Shoulder strap designed for comfort on the go

-- Quick-storage back pocket

Backpack 14-15" and 17" (F8N079 and F8N078) - US: $59.99

-- Mesh panel designed to dissipate heat

-- Padding designed to ergonomically align with muscles and minimize contact with spine

Find the perfect bag/color for your Dell laptop: www.belkin.com/ designedfordell


Andrea Kalmans, Accessories Product Manager for Dell:

-- Dell is proud to team with Belkin under the Designed for Dell initiative to offer the Energy Collection.

-- By thoroughly understanding our customer wants and needs, Belkin has delivered a high-style and high-function product with many choices for personalization and expression.

Hanoz Gandhi, Vice President of Products for Belkin:

-- We created our new suite of messenger bags and backpacks specifically for the Designed for Dell Collection.

-- With people looking to be more expressive with their personal style, the Belkin cases not only complement the new Dell Studio portfolio of laptops, but they also give people stylish and elegant options to both protect and comfortably carry their Dell Studio laptop.

Dell is a trademark of Dell Inc.

About Belkin International, Inc.

Belkin offers a diverse product mix that provides people with seamless electronics integration in their homes, cars, and on the go. Founded in California in 1983, Belkin is a privately held company and the recognized leader in connectivity solutions, in addition to accessories for MP3 devices, computers, and more. We provide extensive solutions for networking, home theater--with our PureAV(R) line of cables, power, and digital wireless accessories-- and many more categories. You can view and purchase them at www.belkin.com, as well as through a network of major distributors, resellers, and superstores.

Belkin's phenomenal growth has led to our expanding global presence. In addition to corporate headquarters in Los Angeles, we now have offices throughout Europe--in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Germany, among others--and in the Asia Pacific region, including Australia, Shanghai, and our regional headquarters in Hong Kong.

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