13 May '11, 11am

Acer's Iconia Tab A500, the first of many Honeycomb tablets, reviewed

Acer's Iconia Tab A500, the first of many Honeycomb tablets, reviewed

There's no doubt about it - 2011 will be the year of the tablet. Judging from Apple's first salvo with the Apple iPad 2 and its high demand, it's clear that tablets have become the flavor of the year. But surely, its competitors aren't going to let the Cupertino-based company dominate the scene any further. Acer has decided to crash the party, presenting the Acer Iconia Tab A500 as the company's first Google Android 3.0 tablet. And mind you, this is a far cry from what other Android tablets have to offer over a year ago. The Tab A500, like many other upcoming Honeycomb (the dessert namesake for Android 3.0) tablets, will be powered by NVIDIA's dual-core Tegra 2 1GHz processor and sports a 10.1-inch display. To understand how the Tab A500 functions, we'll be taking a quick tour of its exterior. If you're looking at the pure aesthetics, the Acer Iconia Tab A500 gets the thum...

Full article: http://www.hardwarezone.com.sg/product-guide/view/164181/...

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