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Acer Iconia B1-720-L864

Acer Iconia B1-720-L864
600 x 1024 pixels
Dual-core, 1300 MHz
BATTERY: 2955 mAh
MEMORY: 16 GB + MicroSD
Posted: Jan 3, 2014
Market status: Released
Features: Fingerprint Lightweight Thin LTE Rugged NFC Dual SIM


No pros


  • Too little RAM memory (1 GB RAM)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash




The Acer Iconia B1-720 is an affordable tablet with Android 4.2.1 running the show. It comes with 1.3 GHz dual core processor, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB storage space and a microSD card slot, as well as a front-facing camera for video calls.

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  • Device type:
    • Tablet
  • OS:
    • Android (4.2.1)
  • Dimensions:
    • 7.8 x 4.8 x 0.4 inches (198 x 122 x 10 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 11.11 oz (315 g)
      the average is 15.3 oz (437 g)
  • Colors:
    • Gray


  • Physical size:
    • 7.0 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 600 x 1024 pixels
  • Pixel density:

    Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

    • 170 ppi
  • Technology:

    Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

    • LCD
  • Screen-to-body ratio:
    • 57.09 %
  • Features:
    • Light sensor


  • Camera:
      • Yes
  • Camcorder:
      • Yes
  • Front-facing camera:
      • Yes


  • System chip:

    System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

    • MediaTek MT8111
  • Processor:

    Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

    • Dual-core, 1300 MHz
  • Graphics processor:
      • PowerVR SGX531
  • System memory:

    System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

    • 1 GB RAM
  • Built-in storage:
    • 16 GB
  • Storage expansion:
    • microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB


  • Capacity:
    • 2955 mAh
  • Type:
    • User replaceable, Li - Polymer


  • Music player:
    • Filter by:
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
    • Features:
      • Album art cover, Background playback
  • Speakers:
    • Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Phone features

  • Sensors:
      • Accelerometer, Compass
  • Notifications:
    • Flight mode, Silent mode
  • Other features:
    • Voice commands, Voice recording


  • Bluetooth:
      • Yes
  • Wi-Fi:
      • 802.11 b, g, n
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
    • Connector:
      • microUSB
    • Features:
      • Mass storage device, USB charging
  • Positioning:

    Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

    • GPS, A-GPS
  • Navigation:
    • Yes
  • Other:
    • Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
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Shopping information

  • MSRP price:
    • $ 130

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