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App for Acer Iconia Tab A500 and Acer Iconia Tab A 501 helps users update to Android 4.0

App for Acer Iconia Tab A500 and Acer Iconia Tab A 501 helps users update to Android 4.0

posted: 29 Apr 2012, 15:24

While Acer has started rolling out the Android 4.0 update for the Acer Iconia Tab A500, not all users of the tablet have received the software; if you have not received Android 4.0 for the Acer...

Some Acer Iconia Tab A500 users now enjoying Ice Cream Sandwich

Some Acer Iconia Tab A500 users now enjoying Ice Cream Sandwich

posted: 25 Apr 2012, 17:07

Last Wednesday we passed on the word that owners of the Acer Iconia Tab A100 and Acer Iconia Tab A500 tablets were to get Android 4.0 on April 27th; in the meantime, some happy users of the 10.1 inch A500 have already received...

Acer Iconia Tab A100, A500 getting updated to ICS on April 27th

Acer Iconia Tab A100, A500 getting updated to ICS on April 27th

posted: 18 Apr 2012, 08:27

The Acer Iconia Tab A100 and A500, the 7-inch and 10.1-inch Acer tablet creations, are finally ready to get updated to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich…

Android 4.0 rollout starts for Acer ICONIA TAB models

Android 4.0 rollout starts for Acer ICONIA TAB models

posted: 19 Feb 2012, 13:43

If you own any of the Acer ICONIA TAB tablets, we have good news in the form of an update to Android 4.0; while the updates have started now, Acer says it won't be completed until April when Ice Cream Sandwich will be running the entire...

Two software updates for the Acer ICONIA TAB A500 packs the new Android Market and speed boosts

Two software updates for the Acer ICONIA TAB A500 packs the new Android Market and speed boosts

posted: 22 Dec 2011, 11:52

Specifically, tablet owners are reporting that they’re first receiving version 7.014.01, which is then quickly followed up by version 7.014.02 – with the two being less than 10MB in...

Acer A100 and A500 may get ICS in January 2012

Acer A100 and A500 may get ICS in January 2012

posted: 24 Oct 2011, 19:28

The news of Android tablets being scheduled for the update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich just keep coming, this time up are the Acer A500 and A100 tablets, which should see the update in mid-January...

Gateway begins selling its very first Android tablet; it's a rebranded Acer ICONIA TAB A500

Gateway begins selling its very first Android tablet; it's a rebranded Acer ICONIA TAB A500

posted: 05 Sep 2011, 17:51

For some people out there, they perceive Gateway to have higher brand recognition than say, someone like Acer – albeit, it’s well known that Acer is the parent company of Gateway. Nevertheless,...

Android 3.2 update for the Acer ICONIA TAB A500 & A501 is starting to roll out - but in Poland first

Android 3.2 update for the Acer ICONIA TAB A500 & A501 is starting to roll out - but in Poland first

posted: 23 Aug 2011, 15:01

Joining the small party of Honeycomb tablets getting in on all of the fun, the Acer ICONIA TAB A500 and A501 are getting their dose of Android 3.2 with an update that’s rolling...

Target puts the Acer ICONIA TAB A500 up for $299 this weekend, well, kind of

Target puts the Acer ICONIA TAB A500 up for $299 this weekend, well, kind of

posted: 12 Aug 2011, 10:00

Looking for a decent Android tablet on the cheap? Well, Target might just have the deal you would not resist. According to a rumor that has surfaced on the web...

Professional display review ranks the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 screen at the top of popular tablets

Professional display review ranks the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 screen at the top of popular tablets

posted: 28 Jul 2011, 02:36

DisplayMate has gone scientific measuring display quality, as it has been in the business of calibrating and giving display scores for many years now. Its popular comparison pegs...

Acer Iconia Tab A500 receiving its portion of Android 3.1 Honeycomb

Acer Iconia Tab A500 receiving its portion of Android 3.1 Honeycomb

posted: 07 Jul 2011, 04:18

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 has started receiving its portion of the Android 3.1 Honeycomb update July 5th, judging from an Acer Germany Facebook page posting. We heard about this update back in May, although the promise...

Acer slashes tablet shipment target by more than a half

Acer slashes tablet shipment target by more than a half

posted: 15 Jun 2011, 09:36

Acer has slashed its 2011 target for tablet shipments by nearly 60%, or more than a half its initial aim for the year, Chairman JT Wang said...

Despite shipping roughly 1 million units, Acer sees shortages with their tablets

Despite shipping roughly 1 million units, Acer sees shortages with their tablets

posted: 20 May 2011, 11:10

Acer’s part suppliers have hinted that they’re seeing stronger than expected sales with Acer’s ICONIA TAB line, albeit, production at this point might limit potential shipments. In fact, it’s more than...

Honeycomb 3.1 confirmed for the Asus Eee Pad Transformer and the Acer ICONIA TAB A500

Honeycomb 3.1 confirmed for the Asus Eee Pad Transformer and the Acer ICONIA TAB A500

posted: 18 May 2011, 09:27

Back at the Google I/O event, we were treated to an announcement of the updated Android 3.1 Honeycomb tablet platform and the improvements that it brings along the way. Fortunately, Google promised...

Acer ICONIA TAB A500 is believed to arrive at Target stores starting on May 15th

Acer ICONIA TAB A500 is believed to arrive at Target stores starting on May 15th

posted: 01 May 2011, 15:33

it’s looking like Target might be selling the Honeycomb flavored tablet as well some time down the road according to snapshots taken of a non-retail functional model by an employee. Although the snapshot...

Acer ICONIA TAB A500 Unboxing

Acer ICONIA TAB A500 Unboxing

posted: 29 Apr 2011, 17:31

Taking the Acer ICONIA A500 out, our first impression is that it’s solidly constructed for the most part – thanks to its brushed metallic casing. However, there’s a noticeable amount of weight with it and that it’s slightly...

Best Buy is selling the Honeycomb filled Acer ICONIA Tab A500 for $450

Best Buy is selling the Honeycomb filled Acer ICONIA Tab A500 for $450

posted: 25 Apr 2011, 10:16

Enter the Acer ICONIA Tab A500, priced at a reasonable $450 through Best Buy, which so happens to come to market finally breaking into that beloved sub-$500 price point. Not only do consumers have the opportunity...

Acer ICONIA TAB A500 available for pre-order at Best Buy, costs $500 for the Wi-Fi-only version

Acer ICONIA TAB A500 available for pre-order at Best Buy, costs $500 for the Wi-Fi-only version

posted: 08 Apr 2011, 09:51

Acer may not be the most renowned of all mobile manufacturers, but its ICONIA TAB A500 tablet certainly looks promising...

Acer warns that it will find difficult to fulfill all the orders received for its Iconia line of tablets

Acer warns that it will find difficult to fulfill all the orders received for its Iconia line of tablets

posted: 09 Mar 2011, 09:12

Acer just warned that it got much more orders for its Iconia tablets than predicted, and touch panel shortages are blamed for the mishap, which might mean that the Verizon-bound...

Acer Iconia Tab A500 hands-on

Acer Iconia Tab A500 hands-on

posted: 16 Feb 2011, 10:24

Destined for Verizon's LTE network, the 10" Acer Iconia Tab A500 has a very stylish metallic design, and a spec sheet with the best out there, and even beyond, thanks to the HDMI port and USBhost functionality...

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