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Acer Iconia B1 is now official – 7 inches of Jelly Bean for under $150

0. phoneArena posted on 07 Jan 2013, 08:26

Well, what do you know – the Acer Iconia B1 has been officially announced just minutes ago, exactly as we expected. For those of you who haven't been following the news lately, what we're dealing with is a tablet that has nothing to impress you with other than its price tag. Interestingly, pricing is one of the few details that have not been pinned yet – all we know is that Acer will ask less than $150 for the Iconia B1. But when it comes to hardware specs, on the other hand, we've got it pretty much all laid down...

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posted on 07 Jan 2013, 08:27 2

1. naptown2 (Posts: 70; Member since: 29 Dec 2012)

doesnt look bad ....but still not a big fan a acer

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 08:56 5

2. a961009 (Posts: 120; Member since: 04 Aug 2011)

I will not buy this tablet unless it is below $100.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 10:22 2

3. BREvenson (Posts: 240; Member since: 17 May 2012)

With those specs, I'd say it will go for $100, no more, no less. It's very difficult to imagine a sub-$100 Acer tablet these days, no matter how underwhelming its hardware is.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 11:02

4. naptown2 (Posts: 70; Member since: 29 Dec 2012)

you are correct about that

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 11:09

5. remixfa (Posts: 14605; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)

$100 sounds like a sweet spot to me. It seems like its goin after the cheap E-Reader crowd that wants to be able to play angry birds too.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 11:11

6. imkyle (Posts: 1086; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)

512mb of ram and a less than HD screen is good for a budget tablet but high end tablets now come with a budget price. Acer this will not sell. $100 for sure it will.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 11:37

7. thunderising (Posts: 232; Member since: 25 Nov 2011)

Nooo, not 512 MB


posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:14

8. motty (Posts: 84; Member since: 13 Dec 2012)

I'll stick with nexus7

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