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Acer Iconia W3 Review

64 GB     See other variants reviews Score: 5.96/10
Acer Iconia Tablet with 64GB 8

Acer Iconia W3 is a mid level Windows tablet, including a pretty large 8.1 inches capacitive touch-screen, a fast 1.8 GHz Dual-Core processing unit, and two cameras, a 2 MP back camera and a 2 mega-pixels front side camera. We will get a better idea about this tablet's advantages when we get into more details.

This tablet is a compact tablet, taking into consideration it presents a 8.1 inches screen and it's just 8.58 inches long. The Acer Iconia W3 is just 0.39 inches thick, taking it to the thinnest device's category. This tablet feels a bit heavy for a tablet this size, with a weight of 17.6 ounces. The Acer Iconia W3 is for sale in color gray.

This device is powered by a Intel Atom Z2760 chip, holding a powerful Dual-Core processor ticking at 1.8 GHz with a large 2 GB of RAM memory. A key advantage of the Acer Iconia W3 is the 64 GB large internal storage and an external memory card slot, which allows you to install hundreds of applications and even the heaviest games currently available without even thinking about filling it.

This tablet is equipped with two cameras, a 2 mega-pixels back side camera and a 2 mega-pixels front side camera.

Acer designed the Acer Iconia W3 with a good 8.1 inches screen, and a 800 x 1280 resolution, giving this device a nice graphic quality. This screen uses LCD capacitive technology, and can detect multi touch gestures.

The Acer Iconia W3 doesn't have a SIM card, because it isn't a GSM enabled device.

This tablet also features some interesting features like Bluetooth, GPS (Global Positioning System) and NFC (to trigger actions, transfer data or make payments by holding your tablet close to another NFC device or tag), and Accelerometer.

This tablet uses a huge 3400 mAh Li-Polymer replaceable battery, which isn't very promising for a tablet like this.

Acer offers the Acer Iconia W3 for $ 150, quite close to other similar tablets.





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Specifications

Device Type:Tablet
Brand:Acer
Operating System (OS):Windows 8 Pro
Variant:64 GB
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Dimensions:8.58 x 5.31 x 0.39 inchesMetric21.79 x 13.49 x 0.99 cmImperial
Weight:17.60 ouncesMetric498.95 gImperial
Colors:Gray
Price:$ 150.00

Display

Screen Type:LCD (16M colors)
Size:8.1 inchesMetric20.6 cmImperial
Resolution:1280 x 800 pixels
Pixel density:186 pixels per inchMetric73.23 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch

Hardware

Chipset:Intel Atom Z2760
Processor:Saltwell (Dual-Core 1800 MHz)
RAM Memory:2 GB (400 MHz)
Graphics Processor:Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3650
Internal Memory:64 GB
SD Card Slot:microSD, microSDHC

Battery

Battery type:Li-Polymer
Removable:Yes
Capacity:3400 mAh

Camera

Back camera:2 megapixels
Front camera:2 megapixels

Networks

Wi-Fi:Yes

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.0
GPS:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer