Tuesday, September 3

Acer Iconia A3 with 10.1-inch HD display, quad-core processor, Android 4.2 announced

Acer announced the Iconia A1 tablet with a 7.9 inch display back in May, now it has announced the Iconia A3 tablet with a 10.1-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) IPS diplay. The Iconia A3 is also powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core cortex A7 processor (probably MediaTek) and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean). It has a 5-megapixel rear camera and a front-facing camera. It comes in Wi-Fi-only and 3G + WiFi variants. It has Dolby Digital Plus that would offer 5.1 channel surround experience over headphones. No word on RAM and the battery capacity yet. Acer Iconia A3 specifications 10.1-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) capacitive multi-touch IPS display Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) OS 1.2 GHz quad-core Mediatek processor 5-megapixel rear camera front-facing camera 10.15mm thick and weighs less than 600 g 3.5mm audio jack, internal speaker 3G (optional), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, HDMI, GPS (optional) 16GB / 32GB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory with microSD Up to 9 hours of video playback The he Acer Iconia A3 is priced at 249 Euros Wi-Fi version and would be available in Europe, Middle East and Africa early October. The 3G version would cost 299 Euros and would go on sale in Europe, Middle East and Africa by early November. Asus would showcase the tablet at IFA 2013.