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BlackBerry PlayBook Acer Iconia W3
Global Score
Basic Information
BlackBerry Tablet OSWindows 8 Pro
7.64 x 5.12 x 0.39 inches8.58 x 5.31 x 0.39 inches
14.11 ounces17.60 ounces
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
$ 400.00 at Amazon$ 150.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
7 inches8.1 inches
1024 x 600 pixels 1280 x 800 pixels
170 pixels per inch186 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
TI OMAP 4430 chipsetIntel Atom Z2760 chipset
ARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1000 MHz) processorSaltwell (Dual-Core 1800 MHz) processor
1 GB RAM2 GB (400 MHz) RAM
PowerVR SGX540 (200 MHz) GPUIntel Graphics Media Accelerator 3650 GPU
16 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC external memory slot
5.00 MP + 3.00 MP2.00 MP + 2.00 MP
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution--
Battery Life
Li-Ion Battery3400mAh Li-Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
Other Features
Bluetooth 2.1, EDRBluetooth 4.0
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light SensorAccelerometer

Comparisson review

Acer Iconia W3 has a general score of 5.96, which is slightly better than the BlackBerry PlayBook's 5.46 general score. The Acer Iconia W3 is a somewhat heavier tablet than BlackBerry PlayBook, but both are equally thin. Acer Iconia W3 comes with Windows 8 Pro OS, while BlackBerry PlayBook works with BlackBerry Tablet OS OS.

The Acer Iconia W3 features a more vivid display than BlackBerry PlayBook, because it has a higher 800 x 1280px resolution, a larger screen and a bit more pixels per inch in the display. The Acer Iconia W3 counts with a little better processing power than BlackBerry PlayBook, because although it has doesn't have a graphics processor, and they both have 2 processing cores, the Acer Iconia W3 also counts with more RAM.

BlackBerry PlayBook counts with a way better camera than Acer Iconia W3, because it has a lot more mega pixels back camera. Acer Iconia W3 counts with a much greater memory for applications and games than BlackBerry PlayBook, because it has 48 GB more internal storage. Acer Iconia W3 counts with a very superior battery life than BlackBerry PlayBook.

The Acer Iconia W3 is not only the best tablets in our comparisson, but it's also very cheap compared to the other tablets.