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74 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
74

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

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

In addition to its portable, easy-to-hold form factor, the W3's long battery life and reasonable price make it a great value among Windows tablets.

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Pros
  • Reasonably priced
  • Microsoft Office included
  • Long battery life
  • For now, the only 8-inch Windows 8 tablet
Cons
  • Washed-out screen with poor viewing angles

Reviews

65
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 10

60
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 1
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Tablet
Form factor
Slate
Screen size
822
Screen resolution
1280 x 800
Bundled OS
Windows
CPU family
Atom
Processor speed
1.819
System RAM
21
Video outputs
HDMI
Maximum battery life
Up to 820
Type
Form factor
Screen size
Screen resolution
Bundled OS
CPU family
Processor speed
System RAM
Video outputs
Maximum battery life
Tablet
Slate
822
1280 x 800
Windows
Atom
1.819
21
HDMI
Up to 820

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74 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
74

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

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

74
 

User Reviews

60
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