Latest Acer tablet news

Acer Chromebook Tab 10 debuts as world's first Chrome OS tablet
Acer Chromebook Tab 10 debuts as world's first Chrome OS tablet By Elyse Betters

Have you ever wanted a Chrome OS tablet?Well, you can buy the pricey Pixelbook hybrid, which can transform from a touchscreen laptop into a tablet of sorts, or you can get Acer's new tablet. The device, which surfaced via a leak in January, is now official.... Read more

Acer unveils two Iconia tablets, including Tab 10 with Quantum dot display
Acer unveils two Iconia tablets, including Tab 10 with Quantum dot display By Max Langridge

Following the launch of the Switch 2-in-1s and Swift notebooks, Acer has unveiled two new 10-inch Iconia tablets; the Iconia Tab 10 and Iconia One 10. Acer debuts new 2-in-1s in Switch 3 and 5, and all-new Swift notebooks Both share many of the same specs:... Read more

Acer Iconia One 8: Super-cheap Android tablet for children and newbs
Acer Iconia One 8: Super-cheap Android tablet for children and newbs By Luke Edwards

Acer has unveiled a new tablet at CES in Las Vegas this year which aims to rock the affordable tablet world with its compact 8-inch form. Meet the Acer Iconia One 8.The Iconia One 8 is aimed at families meaning it's nice and simple for children and beginners... Read more

Acer's 2015 lineup debuts: Packed with hybrids, laptops, tablets, phones, and more
Acer's 2015 lineup debuts: Packed with hybrids, laptops, tablets, phones, and more By Elyse Betters

Acer just held an event in New York City, where it unveiled tonnes of new and refreshed products, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones. The Taiwan-based company essentially lifted the curtain on its 2015 lineup, and we got all the details on the... Read more

Forget the selfie stick: Acer made a glittery selfie sombrero for London Fashion Week
Forget the selfie stick: Acer made a glittery selfie sombrero for London Fashion Week By Elyse Betters

Acer has made a hat, for selfies. No joke. It's described as a "one-of-a-kind couture" hat too.Acer UK worked on the hat, called Acer Selfie-Hat, naturally, with fashion designer Christian Cowan-Sanluis. It looks like a glittery sombrero, spins 360 degrees,... Read more

Acer Aspire 8 W offers Windows 8.1 tablet for only £120
Acer Aspire 8 W offers Windows 8.1 tablet for only £120 By Luke Edwards

Acer has just announced a new member to its Aspire tablet family, the 8 W. It's an affordable way to get a tablet with the Windows 8.1 operating system.The Acer Iconia 8 W comes with all the Windows greats built-in like MS Office 365 Personal, meaning... Read more

Acer Iconia One 7 and Iconia Tab 7 tablets are here
Acer Iconia One 7 and Iconia Tab 7 tablets are here By Luke Edwards

Acer has just unveiled a new line of kit at a launch event in New York, including the new Acer Iconia One 7 tablet and Acer Iconia Tab 7 tablet phone.The Acer Iconia Tab 7 is primarily a 7-inch tablet but it comes 3G connected so can also makes calls,... Read more

Acer Iconia W4 Windows 8.1 tablet is available this month
Acer Iconia W4 Windows 8.1 tablet is available this month By Luke Edwards

The Acer Iconia W4 tablet is coming this month with the latest Intel Atom processor and Windows 8.1.Acer's Windows tablet will be powered by a fourth gen Intel Atom processor clocked at 1.8GHz that Acer says will offer 10 hours of battery life. An impressive... Read more

Acer Iconia A1 and B1 updated Android tablets announced
Acer Iconia A1 and B1 updated Android tablets announced By Luke Edwards

Ahead of CES Acer has let loose the specs on its latest generation of A1 and B1 Android tablets, the Iconia A1-830 and the Iconia B1-720/1.The Iconia A1-830 has a 7.9-inch IPS display running a 1600 x 1200 resolution for 253ppi. The tablet itself is 8.15mm... Read more

Acer Aspire Z3-600 is basically a powerful 21.5-inch tablet
Acer Aspire Z3-600 is basically a powerful 21.5-inch tablet By Luke Edwards

All-in-one PCs don’t catch our eyes often, but this Acer Aspire Z3-600 did just that. It’s essentially a full computer-cum-tablet behind a 21.5-inch screen.The Aspire Z3-600 features a kickstand so you can prop it up like a monitor and move it around... Read more

Acer unveils 8-inch Iconia W4 tablet running Windows 8.1
Acer unveils 8-inch Iconia W4 tablet running Windows 8.1 By Jake Smith

Acer has taken the wraps off its second 8-inch tablet: the Iconia W4, a follow-up to the Iconia W3. Soon to be available in the US, the Iconia W4 will join the likes of the Toshiba Encore, Dell Venue 8 Pro, and the Lenovo Miix2. It packs a price tag of $330... Read more

Acer Iconia A3 10-inch tablet announced for an IFA reveal
Acer Iconia A3 10-inch tablet announced for an IFA reveal By Luke Edwards

IFA, the Berlin tech trade show, starts at the back end of this week. Acer, ever eager, has already announced its new 10-inch Iconia A3 tablet.The Android 4.2 flavoured slate will come sporting a 1280x800 (151ppi) display, which is nothing to write home... Read more

Second-gen Acer Iconica B1 tablet adds 3G connectivity, remains affordable contender
Second-gen Acer Iconica B1 tablet adds 3G connectivity, remains affordable contender By Mike Lowe

Acer has updated the Iconica B1 tablet just a few months after we first saw the original 7-inch device at the Consumer Electronics Show 2013.As well as the £110 B1-710 Wi-Fi model, the key difference between the original B1 and the latest top-spec B1-711... Read more

First small-screen Windows 8 tablet leaked on Amazon, Acer Iconia W3
First small-screen Windows 8 tablet leaked on Amazon, Acer Iconia W3 By Rik Henderson

With rumours that Microsoft will be unveiling two small-screen Windows 8 tablet devices at its Build Developer Conference in June fresh in the memory, one diminutive slate has already broken cover.The Acer Iconia W3, an 8.1-inch Windows 8 tablet, appeared... Read more

Acer Iconia A1 unveiled, B1 pricing and availability confirmed
Acer Iconia A1 unveiled, B1 pricing and availability confirmed By Hunter Skipworth

Acer has announced the Iconia A1 tablet. The new slate features a 7.9-inch IPS LED-backlit display and is priced at £145 in Wi-Fi only form, right in line with the Nexus 7.It uses a quad-core 1.2GHz processor, which again, is right in line with the Nexus... Read more

Acer 8-inch Windows 8 tablet in the works
Acer 8-inch Windows 8 tablet in the works By Hunter Skipworth

Acer's Windows 8 tablet plans have leaked in the form of the 8-inch Iconia W3. The as yet unreleased tablet could be the first of the new lower screen size and resolution devices running Windows 8 after Microsoft relaxed its hardware requirements for... Read more

Acer Iconia B1 review: Unconfirmed Android tablet pops up on the web
Acer Iconia B1 review: Unconfirmed Android tablet pops up on the web By Dan Sung

The Acer Iconia B1 Android tablet is expected to be announced at CES 2013 in a matter of hours and yet it already seems to have popped up, as reviewed by one site in Bulgaria.The 7-inch, Jelly Bean-sporting device is set to go head to head with the likes... Read more

Acer Iconia B1 7-inch Android tablet to be $99 and out early 2013, cheap Windows 8 tablet to follow
Acer Iconia B1 7-inch Android tablet to be $99 and out early 2013, cheap Windows 8 tablet to follow By Rik Henderson

Acer is planning to release a sub-$100 Android tablet in the new year, The Wall Street Journal reports. The Acer Iconia B1 will be $99 (£61), feature a 7-inch display and come with Jelly Bean out of the box. It is rumoured to be hitting the market early... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A110: 7-inch Jelly Bean tablet now official
Acer Iconia Tab A110: 7-inch Jelly Bean tablet now official By Rik Henderson

Acer has announced details of its upcoming 7-inch Android 4.1 Jelly Bean tablet, the Acer Iconia Tab A110.Described by the company as "a tablet that you can easily hold in one hand and still lets you enjoy web browsing, multimedia, or even work if you... Read more

Acer's Olympic edition Iconia A510 tablet preloaded with EuroSport Player app
Acer's Olympic edition Iconia A510 tablet preloaded with EuroSport Player app By Danny Brogan

In case you hadn’t heard, there’s a little event happening in London this summer. It goes by the name of the Olympic Games. For those not lucky enough to have got their hands on tickets, all the action can now be watched on Acer’s special-edition... Read more

Acer W510 and W700: Windows 8 tablets for those who like touch
Acer W510 and W700: Windows 8 tablets for those who like touch By Stuart Miles

Acer has announced two new Windows 8 tablets at the Computex tradeshow in Taipie on Monday, as the company gears up for the new operating system expected to be launching later this year.The Iconia W510 and the Iconia W700 will kick off the company's... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A700 UK release confirmed for June
Acer Iconia Tab A700 UK release confirmed for June By Stuart Miles

The Acer Iconia A700 will be coming to the UK in June, Acer has confirmed to Pocket-lint. The new Ice Cream-touting Android tablet, first shown at CES in Las Vegas in January, will sport a Tegra 3 quad-core processor and have similar specs to the newly... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab Android Ice Cream Sandwich update rolls-in
Acer Iconia Tab Android Ice Cream Sandwich update rolls-in By Paul Lamkin

Got yourself one of the three Acer Iconia Tabs that have hit the market so far? If so, you're probably craving some Ice Cream Sandwich fun. Luckily, the Android 4.0 update has started rolling out.Over in the US, the Acer Iconia Tab A200 has started to... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A510 shows up at CES (pictures)
Acer Iconia Tab A510 shows up at CES (pictures) By Paul Lamkin

It isn't just the Iconia A700 packing Tegra 3 action from Nvidia; the quad-core chip can also be found lurking inside the Acer Iconia Tab A510 that is on show in Vegas at CES as well.Afforded much less fanfare than its A700 sibling, the A510 falls a little... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A700 quad-core tablet gains officialdom
Acer Iconia Tab A700 quad-core tablet gains officialdom By Paul Lamkin

The Acer A700 has been teased over in Vegas with Campbell Ken, president of Personal Computer Global Operations, showing off the 10-incher at the Taiwanese company's press event at CES.We all went "ooh" when the Acer Iconia Tab A200 was officially announced... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A200 priced and dated for the US
Acer Iconia Tab A200 priced and dated for the US By Paul Lamkin

The Acer Iconia Tab A200 entered the realms of officialdom back in December and we now know when the Honeycomb flavoured Tegra 2 device will be hitting the shops.In the US that is - where a release date of 15 January has been stated and a price from $329.99.... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A700 set for CES unveiling
Acer Iconia Tab A700 set for CES unveiling By Paul Lamkin

We all went "ooh" when the Acer Iconia Tab A200 got official earlier this month but then went "boo" when we found out it was a Tegra 2 machine and not a much anticipated Tegra 3 flavoured one.But our Kal-El Iconia expectations are due to be met soon,... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A200 gets official, Tegra 2 inside
Acer Iconia Tab A200 gets official, Tegra 2 inside By Hunter Skipworth

The rumoured Acer Iconia Tab A200 entered the realms of officialdom, arriving in a Honeycomb-powered Tegra 2 form. The tablet has made several appearances in rumourland on its route to release, including a rather enjoyable family friendly video leak.... Read more

Quad-core Acer tablet confirmed for 2012
Quad-core Acer tablet confirmed for 2012 By Paul Lamkin

Acer is all set to unleash an Nvidia Tegra 3 powered tablet in 2012, with the company's president Jim Wong confirming to T3 that the quad-core device rumours are true.Recently, the Acer Iconia Tab A200 got leaky on the web, although it's thought that... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A200 gets a family friendly leak
Acer Iconia Tab A200 gets a family friendly leak By Hunter Skipworth

The Acer Iconia Tab A200 has made an appearance in a leaked promo video, showing off a select few features whilst keeping any majorly juicy details secret. The first shot shows kids camping around the fire, eating marshmallows and playing with the Tab.... Read more

16GB Acer Iconia Tab A500 announced
16GB Acer Iconia Tab A500 announced By Paul Lamkin

The Acer Iconia A500 impressed us all at Pocket-lint towers. It may not have earned the coveted "Hot Product" tag, but it came pretty darn close with a review score of 8 out of 10.But, at £450 - it was always going to be competing directly with the Motorola... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A500 and Asus Eee Pad Transformer to get Honeycomb 3.1
Acer Iconia Tab A500 and Asus Eee Pad Transformer to get Honeycomb 3.1 By Stuart Miles

Acer and Asus have both confirmed that the new Iconia Tab A500 and the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, just launched, will be getting the new Google Honeycomb 3.1 update in June.Google announced the new features of Honeycomb 3.1 at its annual Google I/O conference... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab A100 7-inch Honeycomb tablet delayed until late 2011
Acer Iconia Tab A100 7-inch Honeycomb tablet delayed until late 2011 By Rik Henderson

The Acer Iconia Tab A100 - the 7-inch Android 3.0 tablet in the company's new line-up - has been delayed. Originally touted for April, and then pushed back to a retail launch in May, Acer has told Pocket-lint that the device has now been shunted again... Read more

Acer Iconia Tab trio detailed
Acer Iconia Tab trio detailed By Paul Lamkin

Acer is really dragging out its Iconia tablet releases. We first heard wind of them courtesy of an Acer event back in November, then they were teased over at CES, and now over at Mobile World Congress three of the devices have finally been detailed -... Read more

Acer tablets to kill off netbooks
Acer tablets to kill off netbooks By Paul Lamkin

It's no surprise that Acer is going to be launching some tablets in 2011 (who isn't?) as the Taiwanese company revealed to the world that it would at an event back in November.But what is surprising, considering its rich history in the market (and the... Read more

Acer announces Verizon 4G Android Iconia Tab A500
Acer announces Verizon 4G Android Iconia Tab A500 By Paul Lamkin

Acer has announced the arrival of a brand new tablet, the Acer Iconia Tab A500, which will connect in the States via the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network.The A500 will feature a 10.1-inch capacitive touchscreen, and will be powered by an Nvidia Tegra 2... Read more