Report: Cheap $99 Acer Android tablet Coming Soon For Developing Countries

As tablets have gained in popularity these past few years the push from manufacturers around the world to release lower cost models has also grown. A new report published by The Wall Street Journal claims that PC giant Acer, Inc. has plans in the works to deliver a Android tablet next year for developing countries that will … Read more Report: Cheap $99 Acer Android tablet Coming Soon For Developing Countries

Acer starts shipping their own high-definition tablet

The next big thing in the tablet world is high-resolution displays, and I don’t mean 1366×768 manufacturers have shown they can deliver tablets with 1080p (1920×1080) resolution displays and beyond. Earlier this year Apple got things rolling in this direction by releasing their third generation iPad tablet, dubbed new iPad, with it’s 9.7-inch Retina display that offers customers … Read more Acer starts shipping their own high-definition tablet

Acer Unveils New High-resolution Android Tablet, Prices It Well Under $500

The Acer Iconia Tab A700, a 10.1-inch tablet with a 1920×1200 resolution touch display. Image: Acer Acer has revealed their latest tablet computer with the 10.1-inch Acer Iconia Tab A700. The new tablet makes use of Google’s recently released Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. In introducing the new Iconia Tab A700 tablet Acer has introduced a … Read more Acer Unveils New High-resolution Android Tablet, Prices It Well Under $500

Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android tablet available for $349.99 at Best Buy

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 comes with a 10.1-inch touchscreen, a dual-core CPU, useful ports, and Android 3.0 Honeycomb for an affordable price. Image: Best Buy/ Acer As a part of this weeks specials Best Buy has dropped their price for the 10.1-inch Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet down to $349.99. The savings total $50 from … Read more Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android tablet available for $349.99 at Best Buy

Acer Iconia Tab A100 launched in Europe, the 7-inch Honeycomb tablet lives

The 7-inch Acer Iconia Tab A100 tablet has been released, finally. After being put off for months the first 7-inch Android Honeycomb tablet has hit the market. The Acer Iconia Tab A100 has joined the 10-inch Iconia Tab A500 and W500 tablets in Europe. Acer Europe has announced the release of the Android 3.2 Honeycomb powered Acer Iconia Tab A100 for Europe. In … Read more Acer Iconia Tab A100 launched in Europe, the 7-inch Honeycomb tablet lives

Acer’s Founder Not Confident In Long-term Success of Tablets

Acer founder Stan Shih with a convertible tablet PC Ever since tablets started to get hot back in late 2010, thanks mainly to the Apple iPad, there has been a vocal group of tech industry executives/pundits/fans that have said tablets are nothing but a fad that will pass. Acer founder Stan Shih believes the same thing. … Read more Acer’s Founder Not Confident In Long-term Success of Tablets

Acer Postpones Launch For 7-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb Tablet

If you have been waiting for someone to release a 7-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet your only known hope Acer has just postponed launch of their model. The Acer ICIONA Tab A100 was supposed to be on the market by now or at least be coming this month if not the next, but Acer has postponed launch of the … Read more Acer Postpones Launch For 7-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb Tablet

Android 3.1 Honeycomb Update In June For ASUS Transformer and Acer A500 Tablets

Google’s first official follow-up to the Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system for tablets was unveiled last week at Google I/O 2011, Android 3.1 Honeycomb. Today reports are out that ASUS and Acer will be sending out the Android 3.1 update to their Android 3.0 tablets early next month. That means the 10.1-inch ASUS Eee Pad Transformer and the 10.1-inch Acer ICONIA Tab A500. … Read more Android 3.1 Honeycomb Update In June For ASUS Transformer and Acer A500 Tablets