Acer: No Revised 8-Inch W3 Windows 8 Tablet With New Display…For Now


Following a highly publicized post at WP Central that Acer would quickly release a newly revised Iconia W3 tablet based on Microsoft’s Windows 8 platform that would incorporate a better and improved display, we had reached out to Acer and the company confirmed that this isn’t the case. “This rumor is false,” an Acer public relations […]

Acer Planning $149 iPad mini Android Competitor


According to the latest report, Acer may be considering lowering the price of its 7.9-inch Android tablet in an effort to better compete against Apple’s iPad mini on price. The Acer Iconia A1 tablet, currently priced at $249, would see a $100 price cut, according to DigiTimes, if Acer does go through with its plan. That […]

Acer Officially Announces Iconia Tab A110, Competitor to Nexus 7


Acer had quietly shown off the 7-inch Iconia Tab A110 as early as the beginning of summer at the Computex tradeshow, but now the company has officially taken the wraps off of its 7-inch Nexus 7 rival. The Iconia Tab A110 shares many similar specs with Google’s Asus-made Nexus 7 tablet, though there are key […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 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 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 Unveils Iconia Tab A200, Promises Ice Cream Sandwich


While the new year may bring with it resolutions of healthier diets and lifestyle, Acer’s recently unveiled Iconia Tab A200 will go the opposite as it is promised a healthy consumption of Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS come January 2012. The budget-friendly tablet eschews cutting edge specs, like NVIDIA’s latest quad-core Tegra 3 […]

Acer Iconia Tab A200 Gets Leaked


Recently, the Acer Iconia Tab A200 went through approval to get certified by the Bluetooth SIG. Right now, there isn’t much known about the tablet other than the leaked photo. There are several possibilities of how the Iconia Tab A200 will fit into Acer’s Android tablet line-up, which currently includes the A100 7-inch tablet and […]

Acer Iconia Tab A501 With AT&T HSPA+ Goes On Sale Next Week


The Acer Iconia Tab A501 with AT&T’s 4G HSPA+ will go on sale on September 18th for $480 or $330 with a two-year contract. While the tablet is a 10-inch slate, it will not benefit from the LTE network access that’s being promised by AT&T’s flagship Jetstream tablet from HTC, though the Jetstream commands a […]

Acer Dismisses Apple’s Success on iPad, MacBook Air


Though still un-matched by rivals in their respective spaces, Acer founder Stan Shih is dismissing the Cupertino, California’s success with the iPad tablet and MacBook Air ultraportable computer. Shih says that these fad products are just ‘short-term phenomena,’ and that his company will be coming out with its own products to compete in these respective […]

Acer Iconia Tab A100 Becomes First 7-Inch Honeycomb for Sale in U.S.


It looks like U.S. residents can now own a 7-inch Android Honeycomb tablet with the Acer Iconia Tab A100 recently being offered on sale through retailer SuperBiiz. The 7-inch slate carries an attractive $334 price tag, which is lower than the HTC Sense-enabled Gingerbread HTC Flyer, which retails for $500, but lacks the digitizer screen and […]