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Acer Iconia W4

83
Engadget
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Engadget Review

The Iconia W4 may not stand out in any one area, but it's a textbook example of how to do a small Windows tablet with a solid design, a pleasant display and long battery life.

Pros
  • Much-improved display
  • Above-average battery life
  • Good performance for the money
Cons
  • Slightly bulky compared to other 8-inch Windows tablets
  • Subpar speakers
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Scores

Engadget

83
 

User Reviews

90
metayoshi
This is my first Windows 8 tablet, my second Windows 8 device, and I am a proud...read more
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Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Windows
Screen size
822
Storage type
Internal, Memory card
Camera (integrated)
Yes
Model
32GB

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Windows (8)

Input

Keyboard
No

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
Yes (802.11802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
No

Camera

Camera (integrated)
Yes (5 megapixels) (Yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
Yes (Windows)

Other features

TV out
Yes (HDMI Micro)
Screen size
8 inches
Screen resolution
1280x800
Screen type
LCD
Touchscreen
Yes

Storage

Storage type
Internal, Memory card (32 GB) (Flash) (MicroSD)

Audio

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

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)

Hardware

CPU
1.33 GHz
RAM
2 GB
Model
64GB

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Windows (8)

Input

Keyboard
No

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
Yes (802.11802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
No

Camera

Camera (integrated)
Yes (5 megapixels) (Yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
Yes (Windows)

Other features

TV out
Yes (HDMI Micro)
Screen size
8 inches
Screen resolution
1280x800
Screen type
LCD
Touchscreen
Yes

Storage

Storage type
Internal, Memory card (64 GB) (Flash) (MicroSD)

Audio

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

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port)

Hardware

CPU
1.33 GHz
RAM
2 GB