Acer ICONIA Tab A100

75
Global
Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
75

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Acer Iconia Tab A100 review

As the first 7-inch tablet running Android 3.2, the A100 is fast and inexpensive, though buyers will have to settle for short endurance and a chintzy design.

Pros
  • First 7-inch tablet running Android 3.2Fast performanceRelatively inexpensive
Cons
  • Very short battery lifePolarizing designOversensitive accelerometer
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User Reviews

80
drkokandy
I am definitely happy overall with my new tablet purchase. One of the only ways...read more
70
jkendrick
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget
80
Madprankster
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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Model
8GB

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card

General

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

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
no

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video, Auto focus) (yes)

Other features

External accessory support
Mobile broadband attachment, External keyboard
TV out
yes

Storage

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

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

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

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB
Model
16GB

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage, Memory card

General

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

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
no

Location

Location support
yes (WiFi location)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video, Auto focus) (yes)

Other features

External accessory support
Mobile broadband attachment, External keyboard
TV out
yes

Storage

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

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

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

Hardware

CPU
1 GHz
RAM
1 GB