7-Inch Acer Iconia Tab Awaits FCC Approval to Compete With Nexus 7


It looks like Acer may have something up its sleeves to compete with Asus and its Google partnership in creating the Nexus 7 tablet. The Acer rival was recently spotted over at the U.S. regulatory agency, the FCC, for approval with the model number A110. The tablet, like the Nexus 7, will debut with a […]

Windows 8 Launching in October

Windows Phone 8 Launching in October

Microsoft has announced that Windows 8, its highly anticipated software, will arrive in retail stores starting in late October. According to The Verge, Microsoft’s Tami Reller revealed the information at the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference in Canada. Reller has indicated that the company expects devices with the software on board to arrive by late October […]

Acer Iconia Tab A700 Delivers 1080P Display & Tegra 3 for $449

Acer Iconia Tab A 700

The new Acer Iconia Tab A700 tablet with a 1080P HD display and Tegra 3 graphics is official and available for pre-order today. This 10-inch tablet boasts an attractive $449 price even with a host of features that normally push prices above $500. The Iconia Tab A700 has a 10-inch display with a 16:10 aspect […]

7-Inch Iconia Tab A110 With Quad-Core Tegra 3 to Launch Under $200


Beating Google’s much speculated announcement of its Nexus 7 Tablet at this year’s Google I/O developer conference, Acer has announced that its own Iconia Tab A110 will be debuting at just under $200. The Acer-made tablet will feature similar specs to the rumored Nexus Tablet that is speculated to be made by rival Asus, including […]

Android 4.0 for Acer Iconia Tab A500 Arrives Early

Iconia Tab A500

On top of the Sony Tablet S getting an upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, it appears that of owners another Android tablet, the Acer Iconia Tab A500, have begun to receive Android 4.0 as well. The Iconia Tab A500 Android 4.0 update wasn’t supposed to officially arrive tomorrow but it seems some users […]

Tegra 3-Powered Iconia Tab A510 to Land in U.S. Under $500


Acer has finally announced pricing for its updated 10.1-inch Iconia Tab tablet that will be coming to the U.S. to take on the Transformer Prime from rival Asus and the new iPad from Apple. Like the Asus tablets, the Iconia Tab A510 will be running the Android operating system–Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to be […]

Acer CloudMobile Android Smartphone Shown Off on Video Ahead of MWC


Like other smartphone rivals that have either leaked, teased, or announced their hardware ahead of the Mobile World Congress trade show that’s slated to happen at the end of the month, Acer is already showing off its wares in the form of the CloudMobile Android smartphone. The name is a little odd, but given its […]

Acer Announces Ice Cream Sandwich for Iconia Tab A500 Coming in April


While Acer Iconia Tab A200 users have started to see Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrades hit their devices recently, owners of the Iconia Tab A500 will have to wait just a little bit longer. According to Acer Australia and New Zealand, Android 4.0 won’t be available to the original Android-powered Iconia Tab A500 until […]

Acer Releases Android 4.0 Update for Iconia Tab A200


The  Iconia Tab A200 will be among the first tablets to receive an update to the newest version of Android in the form of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The update is starting to roll out now, and if you haven’t received notification of the update, you can manually pull the update from Acer’s servers […]

Iconia Tab A510 With Tegra 3 Expected in Europe in April at €500


Acer is expected to make its second quad-core tablet, the Iconia Tab A510, in Europe starting in April for the price of €500. The tablet will follow Acer’s more premium Iconia Tab A700. Though both devices feature a quad-core Tegra 3 processor and a 10.1-inch display, the Iconia Tab A700 ups the resolution to a 1080p […]

Acer Ventures into the Cloud with AcerCloud Announcement


In addition to its hardware announcements, Acer also introduced its cloud service called AcerCloud which will allow PC users, including those of you that also own Android and Windows Phone smartphones, to access their content across devices when on-the-go. The service will be powered by Acer’s Always Connect technology which will allow users to obtain […]

Acer Iconia Tab A200 Hands-On Video

Iconia Tab A200

Today at Acer’s CES 2012 press event, we were able to go hands-on with the company’s upcoming Iconia Tab A200 tablet which will be launching on January 15th for an affordable $329. The tablet will feature Google’s Android 3.2 Honeycomb operating system out of the box but Acer has announced, and confirmed to us again […]

Acer Iconia Tab A200 Launching January 15th for $329

Acer Iconia Tab A200

Just in case you weren’t satisfied with the Acer Iconia Tab A500, Acer’s other 10-inch Android tablet, the company has announced that it will be offering up another 10-inch tablet in the form of the inexpensive Iconia Tab A200 which will be hitting the United States on January 15th and will be doing so with […]

Acer, Lenovo to Deliver Intel-Powered Windows 8 Tablets in Q3


Computer-makers Acer and Lenovo are targeting the third quarter of this year to launch tablets with Intel’s x86 architecture and Microsoft’s Windows 8 platform, which has been re-designed in face of stiff competition from consumer-centric mobile operating systems delivered by rivals Apple and Google. The Win-tel tablets will mostly be geared at enterprise users, who […]

Acer Iconia Tab A700 Seen in Russia With High Resolution Screen


It appears that Acer will be giving its 10.1-inch Iconia Tab A500 a big bump in specs with the Iconia Tab A700, seen as a successor to the more budget-friendly A500. The Iconia Tab A700 will not only get a bump to NVIDIA’s quad-core Tegra 3 processor, up from the NVIDIA’s Tegra 2 dual-core CPU, […]

Acer to Scale Back on Android Smartphone, Tablet Product Line


Despite releasing relatively affordable Android tablets and smartphones on the market, like the Iconia Tab A500, Acer has not so far gained any momentum in the market, leading many to speculate that the company may be exiting the mobile market. However, that isn’t true, company founder Stan Shih fires back, saying that the company isn’t […]

Acer CEO Says No More “Cheap, Unprofitable Products”


Talk about honesty: Acer’s CEO J. T. Wang came clean with the company’s new strategy to do away with all of the “cheap, unprofitable products” they’ve been selling in favor of Ultrabooks. Ultrabooks look mysteriously similar to one of the hottest notebook products available today: the MacBook Air. Intel designed the spec to compete with […]