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 Iconia B1 First Look Video: Priced Low for a Reason

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How much tablet do you get for a device that costs between $130 and $150 in the U.S.? In our first look of the Acer Iconia B1 tablet at the Consumer Electronics Show, you actually get quite a bit of tablet on paper, but the experience may not be worth the cost of entry. The […]

Acer Iconia A700 Review

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The Acer Iconia A700 is the Android tablet for movie lovers thanks to a beautiful 1080P HD display and Dolby speakers. The Iconia A700 doesn’t live up to the build and design of the iPad, but the display comes close to the New iPad’s Retina Display. Unfortunately, pushing all those pixels degrades performance, even with […]

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

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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 […]

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 […]

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 Confirms Quad Core Tablet for 2012


Acer confirmed a number of rumors today when Jim Wong, President of Acer, confirmed that the company was working on a Quad Core tablet for 2012. The new Acer Quad core tablet will likely fall in line with the Acer Iconia Tab series, and could be shown off as early as CES 2012 in January. […]

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 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 […]

Acer Planning Iconia Tab Slider Tablet By Year End?


Acer may be prepping another tablet by the end of the year, this time with a sliding form factor. The company already has a relatively inexpensive Android slate form factor tablet in the form of the Iconia Tab A500, and a 7-inch version in the form of the Iconia Tab A100 is on the way […]

Acer’s 7-Inch Honeycomb Slate Gets FCC Blessing, Release Coming Soon?


The Acer Iconia Tab A100, which was reported earlier as being delayed, has been seen passing through the FCC for regulatory approval with a WiFi radio. The device features a 7-inch 1024 X 600 resolution, which was speculated as the reason behind its original delay as it was noted that some Honeycomb apps built for […]

Acer’s Delayed Iconia Smart Makes Appearance at Computex

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The Acer Iconia Smart Android smartphone is another smartphone, like the Dell Streak 5-inch, that straddles two different form factors and could be used a tablet or a smartphone. With a 4.8-inch display of a unique aspect ratio for the Android device, Acer is calling it ‘100 percent phone’ and also at the same time […]