73
Global
Score
73

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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Model
A500-08S08u

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Honeycomb [3.x])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card (8 GB) (Flash) (microSD)

Power

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour
Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-polymer)

Audio

Speakers
Mono

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB
Model
A500-10S08u

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Honeycomb [3.x])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card (8 GB) (Flash) (microSD)

Power

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour
Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-polymer)

Audio

Speakers
Mono

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB
Model
A500-10S16w

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Honeycomb [3.x])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card (8 GB) (Flash) (microSD)

Power

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour
Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-polymer)

Audio

Speakers
Mono

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB
Model
A501-10S16u

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Honeycomb [3.x])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (GSM-based)

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card (16 GB) (Flash) (microSD)

Power

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour
Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-polymer)

Audio

Speakers
Mono

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB
Model
A501-10S16w

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Honeycomb [3.x])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (GSM-based)

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card (16 GB) (Flash) (microSD)

Power

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour
Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-polymer)

Audio

Speakers
Mono

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB
Model
A501-10S32u

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card
Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Honeycomb [3.x])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (GSM-based)

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video) (yes)

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card (32 GB) (Flash) (microSD)

Power

Maximum battery life
Up to10 hour
Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-polymer)

Audio

Speakers
Mono

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB