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Acer Iconia Tab A700 Review

Acer's Iconia Tab A700 is the newest slate to hit the streets, and it comes complete with some top tier specs to keep everyone happy. This here is their new flagship tablet with NVIDIA's Tegra 3 quad-core processor and a 1920 x 1200 resolution 1080p HD IPS screen and more. Is the low price of $449 for this powerful tablet enough to put it over the edge and into the limelight? Find out below!

Quad-core Acer Iconia Tab A110 shown off at Computex 2012

This week the annual Computex convention is underway in Taipei, Taiwan and while it's mostly about computers the folks from Acer had a few Android tablets to show off. What you'll see here shortly is not one, but three new Android tablets from Acer. To start we have the smallest of the bunch with the all new Acer Iconia Tab A110. Check out the hands-on pictures below.

Acer Iconia Tab A510 shipments halted due to hardware defect

Planning on purchasing an Acer Iconia Tab A510 any time soon? You might want to put those plans on hold: Acer's German Facebook page has announced that the tablets that Acer has on hand are defective due to a faulty component. Acer didn't day which component had the issue, but they were quick to assure customers that the tablets that have already been sold or are currently on store shelves are not affected.

Acer Iconia Tab A700 spotted at the FCC

Like high-powered smartphones themselves, Android tablets are on the cusp of a considerable leap forward. A big part of that will be resolution, and Acer hopes to be leading the pack with the Iconia Tab A700. The latest in the Iconia series doesn't have an official US launch date yet, but it's been spotted hanging out at the FCC by Liliputing, which means that it can't be too far off. Any takers?

Deal Alert: refurbished Acer Iconia Tab A500 on eBay for $239

If you're craving some Ice Cream Sandwich goodness but can't quite justify $399 for a new ASUS Transformer Pad 300, we feel you. Times are tough, and tablets - we freely admit - are a luxury. But if you can scrounge together about $240, you can grab a brand new Acer Iconia Tab A500, which has just been updated to Ice Cream Sandwich with a free helper app to boot. Sure, it's not the best 10-inch Android tablet out there - but right now, it's the best 10-inch Android tablet for $240.

Android Community Weekly: April 29th, 2012

Another week, another barrel full of Samsung Galaxy S III news - I mean Android coverage. Believe us, we're as tired of the torrent of leaks, teases and misinformation as you are - which is why we're much more excited to talk about the long-awaited reveal of Google Drive. We've got hands-on impressions and a comparison of competitors for you to enjoy. Also notable this week was Google's return to retail with the $399 GSM Galaxy Nexus on the Google Play Store, and another look at Project Glass courtesy of Charlie Rose.

Acer releases app to manually update A500 tablets to ICS

Now here's what we like to see: a manufacturer that's proactive in getting their customers upgraded to the latest software. Acer might have been somewhat behind the curve when it came to granting Android 4.0 to their Iconia Tab A500 model, but now that it's out, they want to make sure those who want it right away can get it as quickly as possible. Their new ICONIA TAB update Enhancement app will help users to do just that.