Acer Iconia Tab A200 arriving Jan 15th for $330, to be served ICS mid-February

Acer Iconia Tab A200 arriving Jan 15th for $330, to be served ICS mid-February
The tablet industry seems to have changed a lot in the last month after the introduction of budget 7 inchers like the Amazon Kindle Fire and the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet. How exactly? The prices seem to be going down each day and more affordable slates are starting to flood the market and the Acer Iconia Tab A200 is going to be one of them. But what’s unique about the A200 is that it sports a large 10.1-inch display but its price is still very affordable, starting at just $329.99. If you've already started drooling, let us also mention that the Acer Iconia Tab A200 release date is set for January 15th.

Also, while initially it will ship with Android 3.2 Honeycomb, Acer is promising to update it swiftly to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in mid-February.

There’s no catch, if you don’t count the fact that the most basic $330 version features only 8 gigs of internal memory. That’s not fatal, though, as there’s a microSD expansion card slot. Under the hood, the Iconia Tab A200 runs on a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 chip. The 10.1-inch display comes with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels and the battery is also pretty solid with a runtime of 8 hours on a single charge. Oh, and it has a full-sized USB 2.0 port for connecting your favorite devices and getting files on and off the tablet.

Is this your next tablet?

source: Acer



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ICONIA TAB A200
  • Display 10.1" 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Camera / 2 MP front
  • Processor NVIDIA Tegra 2, Dual-core, 1000 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 3260 mAh

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4 Comments

1. bloodline

Posts: 706; Member since: Dec 01, 2011

very interesting indeed

2. Fallout09

Posts: 421; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Price is about right. Specs are not that bad. I might be getting one of these.

3. droidguy2323

Posts: 55; Member since: Sep 23, 2011

Can apple have its marketing back

4. Ray.S

Posts: 457; Member since: Jul 19, 2011

Lol, that's what I thought, but you have to admit Acer has done a good job. I hope they succeed with the A200!

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