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Acer Iconia W3 hands-on

0. phoneArena 21 Jun 2013, 13:38 posted on

For something that's employing a plastic casing, we’re absolutely surprised by the amount of weight associated with the Acer Iconia W3 – it’s deceptive to say the least, seeing that it’s still compact enough to hold with a single hand. On one hand, we appreciate that it tries to emulate a...

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posted on 21 Jun 2013, 13:52 3

1. quyenqchau0813 (Posts: 78; Member since: 22 Mar 2013)


Is it just me or I saw it lags like every time he swiped the screen ?

posted on 21 Jun 2013, 14:35

2. valapsp (Posts: 469; Member since: 12 Aug 2011)


well i love everything about it except the ATOM inside. I'll never go with an atom choice again.

posted on 21 Jun 2013, 15:15 2

4. jimjam (Posts: 232; Member since: 28 Jun 2011)


That's like saying I'l never go with windows again after 3.1 disappointed me! The newest atom processor is pretty good for a low end chip.

posted on 21 Jun 2013, 14:39

3. antifanboy14 (Posts: 66; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)


i am somewhat of a windows fanboy. but why would i want to buy this sh!t?

posted on 21 Jun 2013, 15:17

5. jimjam (Posts: 232; Member since: 28 Jun 2011)


It needs to be thinner and have an active digitizer to be relevant.

posted on 22 Jun 2013, 00:30

6. -box- (Posts: 3707; Member since: 04 Jan 2012)


I'd buy it for $100 less. Can get a small touch screen laptop for around $400 with a larger screen.

That said, I like the idea of a full computer I can pop into my cargo pockets, much more portable. This (or similar), a new Lumia 925 or "EOS", and an Asus Tai Chi, and all my mobile computing needs are settled for the next few years. Best of all, still cheaper and better than a "mbp".

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