Tablet enthusiasts in the US who are looking for the portability of a 7 inch display as well as the sweetness of the Android Honey can rejoice; the Acer Iconia Tab A100 is beginning to make its presence felt across various US retailers. SuperBiiz can be counted among the early birds, offering the 8 GB Iconia Tab A100 for $334. The same at ExcaliberPC is slightly less expensive at $329.
As for specifications, the Iconia Tab does pack in quite a punch with a 1024 x 600 pixel 7 inch capacitive touchscreen on the front, while on the other side of it lies the familiar 1 GHz Nvidia Tegra 250 dual-core processor coupled to a 1 GB RAM. Connectivity options with the tablet include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, while battery life for the 0.9-pound tablet is in the range of about 5 hours.
The A100 also packs in a 5 megapixel camera at the back, along with a 2 megapixel unit at the front of the tablet. Further, the 7 incher also includes a micro HDMI connector, a USB 2.0, and a micro USB 2.0 port, as well as a Micro SD and Micro SDHC card slot. The tablet also looks cool with a blue design scheme with fine white lines breaking the monotony.
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