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ViewSonic ViewPad 10 vs Acer ICONIA TAB A200

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ViewSonic ViewPad 10 Remove phone

Posted: 11 Feb 2011
Market Status: Released
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Acer ICONIA TAB A200 Remove phone

Posted: 09 Nov 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSAndroid (2.2, 1.6)Android (4.0, 3.2) 
Dimensions10.83 x 6.69 x 0.65 inches (275 x 170 x 16.5 mm)10.24 x 6.89 x 0.49 inches (260 x 175 x 12.4 mm) 
Weight30.86 oz (875 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (431 g)
24.69 oz (700 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (431 g)
 
Display
Physical size10.1 inches10.1 inches 
Resolution1024 x 600 pixels1280 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.

118 ppi149 ppi 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor  
Camera
Camcorder   
FeaturesVideo callingVideo calling 
Front-facing camera1.3 megapixels2 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.

 NVIDIA Tegra 2 
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.

Single core, 1660 MHz, Intel Atom N455Dual core, 1000 MHz 
Graphics processor NVIDIA GeForce GPU 
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 RAM1024 MB RAM 
Built-in storage16 GB16 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Capacity3200 mAh3260 mAh 
Not user replaceableYesYes 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Genre, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
SpeakersStereo speakers  
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ 
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.

GPSGPS 
NavigationYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectorProprietarymicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB Host, USB chargingMass storage device, USB Host 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedbackSilent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope 
OtherVoice recordingVoice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced 02 Dec 2011 

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