Acer and Sony, both are the most popular technology majors existing in the international market that specialize in the manufacture of consumer electronic products especially laptops, desktop computers and tablets. Keeping in pace with the rising demand for the tablets, both Acer and Sony have launched Acer Iconia as well as Sony Tablet S that comes with a lot of advanced features and specifications.
Acer Iconia A500 tablet comes with Android Honeycomb operating system and the Sony Tablet S employs the same as well. Both Acer Iconia A500 as well as Sony Tablet S make use of NVIDIA Tegra2 processor that comes with faster and improved performance. Acer Iconia A500 comes with a display size of 10.1 inches of active Matrix TFT Color LCD display where as Sony Tablet S comes with a screen display size of 9.4 inches that comes with a superior resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels.
Both the tablets consist of standard connectivity options such as Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth and USB port. They also support HDMI port which ensures good quality video support. Acer Iconia A500 is powered by a 3260 mAh of 2-cell lithium polymer battery where as Sony Tablet S is powered by 5000 mAh of Lithium ion battery capable of providing up to 8 hours of maximum battery life.
Acer Iconia A500 comes with an in-built webcam capable of providing superior video chatting experience for the users where as Sony Tablet S also comes with 0.3 mega pixel of front facing camera as well as 5 mega pixels of rear facing camera. Both the devices come with 1GB of internal memory storage. Both the devices arrive with 32GB of expandable memory card slot.
Acer Iconia A500 comes with a size specification of 13.3 x 177 x 260 mm where as Sony Tablet S comes with a size specification of 7.62 x 173 x 242 mm. Acer Iconia A500 comes with an aggregate weight of 765 grams where as Sony Tablet S comes with an aggregate weight of 468 grams. Both the tablets come with a maximum storage capacity of 32GB. Sony Tablet S comes with an IR Remote control function that helps in controlling the remote control functions. Sony Tablet S comes with one headphone output as well as one SD slot. Acer Iconia A500 comes with an in-built microphone.
The exact price tag of Acer Iconia A500 as well as Sony Tablet S is currently not confirmed but it is expected to come within the range of Rs. 25, 000 to Rs. 30, 000.