With the release of transformer prime from Asus the quad core tablet, other manufacturers haven’t been behind in producing their own quad core tablet. Acer has been at work since the launch of android 4.0 on a quad core tablet which was leaked due to many rumors floating around.
Not until CES it was confirmed that the tablet produced by Acer is called A700 and is the second tablet to feature a quad core processor other than transformer prime.
Acer Iconia tab A700 comes with 1.3 GHz quad core Tegra 3 processor with a full gig of RAM. It runs a customized version of the ICS on the amazing 10.1inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920×1200 which is full HD. The tablet also features an 5MP rear camera with LED flash.
The audio quality of tablet is excellent because it offers dolby digital audio codecs which really enhances the music experience on this tablet. The tablet also has a front facing HD camera that will take of your video call needs.
The Tablet will be powered with a massive 9800mAH battery which will make sure to take care of all your entertainment needs very efficiently. Also among the officially announcements Acer have mentioned that this battery will be able to provide up to 8hrs of HD video playback. This is amazing as it wasn’t achieved with the previous honeycomb tablet from Acer.
Iconia A700 also comes with micro HDMI port and MicroSD card slot that will provide you with expandable memory up to 32Gb. The tablet also features a full sized USB 2.0 port unlike other tablets from different manufacturers. This will allow you to connect your flash drive or any other removable media and access your favorite content.
Unlike other manufacturers who tend to replace the stock ICS user interface with their own brand of customization Acer wont be doing any modification to the OS so you will be getting the stock android experience but Acer have added a ring interface. It is a lock screen launcher with a selection of shortcuts that perform different functions depending on which directions you move your fingers.
The device is very thing and weighs very less despite the massive screen size. The device is very comfortable to hold and you wont be exhausted after holding it and using it for long. The device has a very stylish and sleek look. The UI is very responsive thanks to the latest android 4.0 and the touch screen response is top notch. The viewing angles of the device are very good and also the color reproduction on the screen is very clear and crisp.
- Massive 9800mAH battery
- Stock Android 4.0 ICS
- 1.3 GHz quad core Tegra 3 processor with a 1 GB of RAM
- 5MP camera with LED flash
- Micro HDMI and MicroSD card slot
- Full sized USB 2.0 port
- 10.1 inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920×1200
This year MWC will reveal much more information about the device especially its release date and the pricing with which it will be available on the market. Acer iconia tab A700 is a device that you must have because unlike other tablets you can used it with your own removable media without the need for additional adapters.