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Acer Iconia Tab A700 launches in the US and Canada with Full HD display, Tegra 3 and $450 price tag with 32GB

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Acer Iconia Tab A700 launches in the US and Canada with Full HD display, Tegra 3 and $450 price tag with 32GB
Acer just launched its promised Iconia Tab A700, which we handled at the MWC Expo this year, but the company was mum on release date and pricing until today, the actual release date for pre-sales in US and Canada.

And the pricing is pretty good for a tablet with a 10" 1920x1200 Full HD screen and a quad-core Tegra 3 processor - $450 - and that's with 32GB of internal memory from the get go.

This pixel density is 55% higher than what you have on your typical 10-incher, but not for the sake of battery life. Somehow Acer has managed to cram a huge 9800mAh battery to supply 10.5 hours of juice for continuous video playback or 8 hours of web surfing.

There is also a microSD slot for storage expansion, HDMI port for TV-out and a 5MP camera capable of 1080p video plus an HD front-facer. Music aficionados will appreciate that Dolby Mobile 3.0 5.1 channel surround sound is also in the kit.


The Acer Ring customized app launcher has been plastered over Android 4.0 on the Iconia Tab A700, and the slate weighs just over 1.47 pounds and measures 10.23 (L) x 6.89 (W) x 0.43 (H) inches. At $450 with 32GB of memory, it might be bound to rack'em sales up.

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posted on 13 Jun 2012, 07:41 1

1. Slammer (Posts: 1033; Member since: 03 Jun 2010)


I've been waiting on this tablet. That's all I have to say.

John B.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 07:46 2

2. pokharkarsaga (Posts: 363; Member since: 23 Feb 2012)


good pricing,value for money.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 08:16

3. bobfreking55 (Posts: 866; Member since: 15 Jul 2011)


I wonder how much is the 3G version, when it comes out...

Infinity or this? O.O or Note 10.1?

or a Windows 8 Hybrid? Tablet? so many questions unanswered in my world of technology. now that the idea came into mind again, I'mma ask PAKnows best.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 10:07

4. imkyle (Posts: 990; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)


Damn thats a good price for a Full HD Tablet.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 11:14

5. TimvS (Posts: 1; Member since: 13 Jun 2012)


According to the German reviewers He is very slow. with watching a movie. and I do not know if I should buy him now? would you help me?
But I do not want to give a lot of money to test the Asus sclecht infinity if he really is, would you say to me any other tablet I should buy?

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 11:19

6. remixfa (Posts: 13910; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)


That looks nice, but there is an important piece missing .. .the RAM.

With such a high resolution its going to need a larger amount of ram to properly push things around, game, ect. 1gig would be the bare minimum, it would really need about 1.5gig.

As far as price goes, its pretty well on point. That little acer - ring thing looks nice as well. Time will tell.

Im still holding out to see what happens with windows8.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 12:46

8. jove39 (Posts: 1285; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


Windows8 tabls are real deal...checkout w700 here -http://www.anandtech.com/show/5968/acers-iconia-w700-tablet-windows-8

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 12:43 1

7. jove39 (Posts: 1285; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


Very good...HD display...98000mAh battery...tegra3...priced right...only worried about tegra3's gpu...can it keep feeding full hd display with respectable framerates...just wondering!

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 13:19

9. A.aoudi (Posts: 125; Member since: 14 Feb 2012)


Pretty decent offering for the price i just hope they have concentrated a bit more on the build quality compared to the a 500 if that is true this is a sure hit.

posted on 14 Jun 2012, 01:45

10. andyboi_ph (Posts: 101; Member since: 26 Mar 2012)


im waiting for the iconia 110 - 7" version, which is also quite good on specs and budget-friendly

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 22:41

11. Nafiz (Posts: 12; Member since: 12 Sep 2012)


I want it,, but there is something in my mind i should consider it,,,
this quit cheap for a tablet have spec like this in my country,, but, but but,
I'll be wait someone make reviews is this good or not, because my brother said i shouldn't buy this. better buy samsung or nexus 7,, sadly nexus 7 is wifi version,, but if come to my place with 3G I'll buy it. But Still Not Coming Yet !! O_o

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