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Acer ICONIA Tab A200

71
Engadget
Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
71

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

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Engadget Review

Acer's Iconia Tab A200 delivers acceptable performance for a mid-range, dual-core Android slate. Get this if you need to have ICS now. Otherwise, its closely priced, older rivals make for a better buy.

Pros
  • Ships with Ice Cream Sandwich onboardSolid buildLight software customizations
Cons
  • Inconsistent performanceHighly reflective displayAverage battery life
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Scores

Engadget

71
 

User Reviews

80
mdlsimpson
Bought this tablet from my local retailer the week it debuted... very happy...read more
90
Dima Maizik
The Acer ICONIA a200 it a great Tablet, Full USB 2.0 compatibility makes life...read more
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Model

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Screen size
10.122
Storage type
Internal, Memory card
Camera (integrated)
Yes
Maximum battery life
Up to 820

General

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

Input

Keyboard
Yes
Predictive text
Yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
Yes (802.11802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n)

Location

Location support
Yes (GPS)

Media

Media playback
Yes

Camera

Camera (integrated)
Yes (Yes)

Storage

Storage type
Internal, Memory card (8 GB) (Flash) (MicroSD)

Power

Maximum battery life
Up to 8 hours
Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm

Connections

USB
2.0
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR

Hardware

CPU
1000 MHz
RAM
1024 MB

Other features

Screen size
10.1 inches
Screen resolution
1280x800
Screen type
LCD
Touchscreen
Yes