Revealed: How Dell can afford $67bn for EMC – by selling $650k laptops
World exclusive #Dell ‘s ingenious strategy for financing its audacious $67bn acquisition of #EMC is a secret no more. Dell is already facing a staggering debt mountain to fund the takeover. Now a crack Reg investigative team can reveal that the Round Rock computing giant has an ambitious plan in place to raise the cash necessary for the deal – and it involves kicking out a line of portable PCs that are so powerful they shatter conventional price structure. Behold, the $650,000 Precision 7700-series laptop, available from dell. com.