Acer Announces Iconia W4, A1-830 and B1-720 Tablets At CES 2014

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With PC sales continue to show downward swing, Acer has shifted its resources in making tablet devices. At this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the Taiwanese giant announced three low-high end Tablets for the mass market. Let's find out the internal hardware of respective tablet launched by Acer at CES 2014.

Acer Iconia W4

Acer Announces Iconia W4, A1-830 and B1-720 Tablets At CES 2014

Acer Iconia W4, as the name suggests, is a sequel to the original Iconia W3. Since the processor was a big flop in the market, Acer is expecting some positive buzz with the Iconia W4. Talking about the specifications, the Acer Iconia W4 features an 8.1-inch HD IPS display having a resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels.

The device is powered by a 1.8GHz 4th generation Intel Atom processor, backed by 2GB of RAM The tablet will be available in 32GB or 64GB capacities. Also, users can expand the internal memory via a microSD card slot. The device weighs 415grams, and has a built-in 5MP /2MP dual-cameras. Those who wish to add an optional Acer Crunch keyboard can opt for Full QWERTY keyboard at an added cost. Acer Iconia W4 was launched in India last month at a price of Rs. 24,999.

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Acer Iconia A1-830

Acer Announces Iconia W4, A1-830 and B1-720 Tablets At CES 2014

While the Iconia A1-830 is running the latest Windows 8.1; Acer also announced a premium Android-based tablet under $200 (Rs. 12,000). We're talking about the Iconia A1-830, a metal clad tablet starting at $149 or Rs. 9331. The tablet features a premium design with an aluminum rear cover and a metal mid-frame.

The Iconia A1-830 incorporates a 7.9-inch display having a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. It is powered by a 1.6GHz Intel processor, backed by 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal processor (expandable via a microSD card slot).Android 4.2 Jelly Bean comes out of the box. The product also comes with dual-cameras: one on the front and other on the rear. If you are keen to buy Acer Iconia A1-830, make sure that you are ready to ignore its underwhelming display.

Acer Iconia B1-720

Acer Announces Iconia W4, A1-830 and B1-720 Tablets At CES 2014

Finally, Acer also announced a cheap or rather affordable Android-based tablet at the ongoing CES. It's a third generation Iconia B-720 tablet with mediocre specifications. Of course the tablet is primarily aimed at the emerging countries like India and Brazil.

Talking about the specs, the Iconia B1-720 comes with a 7-inch display, 1.3 GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM and a front-facing camera. The Android Jelly Bean tablet is expected to go on sale later this month under Rs. 8,000.

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