Acer Iconia A500 Tablet PC Features

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The Acer Iconia A500 is the new entrant in the interminable battle of the tablets. It is the first Android 3.0 Honeycomb powered tablet from Acer's stable. Maximizing mobile gaming, Web browsing and multimedia experience for the customer seems to be at the heart of this tablet.

The Acer tablet A500 specifications - include a large 10.1 inch 1280 x 800 TFT multi-touch screen with dual-core 1GHz Nvidia Tegra 250 processor. It even has WiFi & Bluetooth connectivity, USB 2.0, 1 GB RAM & 16 GB storage extendable to 32 GB using a Micro-SD card. A 5 mega pixel rear camera and 2 mega pixel camera up front which is reasonable sufficient for video conference and chat. The Acer tablet pc fits easily in a briefcase as it is 0.52 inches thin and weighs only 1.69 pounds. The battery back-up is decent at 8 to 10 hours for videos and web browsing respectively.

While these features may sound similar to other Android 3.0 tablets in the market, the Acer tablet has managed to create an edge in two significant characteristics of a tablet. The aesthetics and the price are competitive enough to take on the iPad 2. While the stylish and lustrous brushed aluminium armature is designed to enhance the touch-and-feel portion of user experience, the Acer Iconia A500 tab price of $449.99 which is $50 less than iPad 2 is likely to tip customer decision in its favour.

The Acer Iconia A500 Experience-Navigation feels natural and exciting. Thanks to the 10.1-inch high-resolution TFT touch-screen delivering commendable responsiveness which makes accessing and viewing movies, arcade and 3D gaming, social networking and photo applications an enjoyable experience. In addition to this, customers can share video via the HDMI port with a high-definition television or monitor making the tablet a media hub. The enlivening audio experience by Dolby Mobile and auto-rotation of viewing modes completes the picture. Plus, the A500 comes with 2 versions of popular "NFS: Shift" and "Let's Golf" games.

Reading color magazines and eBooks gets better and easier with the pre-installed apps such as LumiRead, Zinio and other Google Books apps. Media viewing, sharing and streaming apps such as the 3D Photo Browser, NemoPlayer, Clear.Fi, Media Server and the SocialJogger for Facebook and Twitter status updates guarantees that your appetite for entertainment and networking is abundantly fulfilled. You can see that Acer Iconia A500 has a lot to offer - good price, sturdy look, easy sharing, noteworthy user experience and terrific performance. You can't ignore the Acer A500 tablet.