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Acer Iconia W3

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Acer Iconia W3 Remove phone

Posted: 20 May 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTablet  
OSWindows (8 Pro)  
Dimensions8.58 x 5.31 x 0.39 inches (218 x 135 x 10 mm)  
Weight17.6 oz (499 g)
the average is 14.2 oz (406 g)
  
Display
Physical size8.1 inches  
Resolution1280 x 800 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.

186 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 ratio64.72 %  
Colors16 777 216  
TouchscreenMulti-touch  
Camera
Camera2 megapixels  
Front-facing camera2 megapixels  
Hardware
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.

Intel Atom Z2760  
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, 1800 MHz, Saltwell  
Graphics processorIntel Graphics Media Accelerator 3650  
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.

2048 MB RAM  
Built-in storage64 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC  
Battery
Capacity3400 mAh  
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
SpeakersStereo speakers  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook  
Technology
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  
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device  
HDMIMicro HDMI (Type D)  
OtherTV-Out, Computer sync, OTA sync  
Other features
SensorsAccelerometer  
OtherVoice commands, Voice recording  
Shopping information
Warranty period12 Months  
MSRP price$ 430  

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