Acer is going to launch their newest tab named as Acer Iconia A700. This is a Quad core tablet and will probably make its entry during the consumer electronics show of 2012. The company is almost ready with the new tablet and is waiting for the right time to launch.
Features and specifications of Acer Iconia A700:
- Quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 mobile processor
- Processor clocked at 1.3 GHz
- 10.1 inch touch screen display
- 1920 x 1200 pixels screen resolution
- 1080p HD video resolution
- Dual camera
- Main camera featuring a resolution of 5 mega pixels
- Built in flash
- High definition video recording capabilities
- Secondary camera for video calls
- Bluetooth 3.0
- Wi-Fi 802.11
- 3G capable
- Battery capacity: 9800 mAh
- Android operating system
- Micro-HDMI port
- Micro USB
- 3.5 mm audio port
- Weight: 650 grams
Some pictures of the tablet are scattered around online. The pictures show a very compact and small tablet that features a simple design. The over all color schemes seem to be glossy black. The rear portion houses the main camera and has the Acer logo towards the center. The tablet seems to have good ergonomics too. At 650 grams this is a very light tablet and allows the user to carry it any where required without any trouble. Being light weight it will be also easy to use the tablet holding it in the palm.
The 10.1 inch screen has more than WUXGA screen resolution and is at 1920 x 1200 pixels. The tablets video outing capability at 1080p lets you see high definition videos with as much details as possible. The camera has a powerful main camera packing in 5 mega pixels picture resolution. The camera can record high definition videos and its features are enhanced by the presence of an inbuilt flash. The power full battery in the device can let the users have 10 hours of continuous video playback.
The tablet runs in Android platform but which version will power it is unknown. It may be the Android 3.2 Honeycomb version with Acer user interface. The Android Ice-cream sandwich version may come as an update later on.
Acer Iconia A700 tablets price tag is not announced as for now. It can be expected to be affordable considering the fierce competition between the manufacturers in the tablet segment.