Acer is reportedly working on a 7.9-inch Android tablet, which is dubbed
as Iconia A1-810. The specifications and photographs of this tablet
have been leaked by French retailer RueduCommerce
As per the leaked
information, this tablet will sport a 7.9-inch display with 1024X768p
resolution. The tablet will run on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the
box. Acer Iconia A1-810 will reportedly be powered by MediaTek's
quad-core MT8125 processor clocked at 1.2GHz along with 1GB of RAM. The
tablet will come with 16GB of internal storage, which can be expanded
via microSD card.
The tablet will sport with 5-megapixel primary
camera and VGA front camera and is expected to be launched around
Computex, to be held in the month of June.
The tablet was
reportedly priced at $250 but if reports in DigiTimes are to be
believed, then the company is already contemplating on lowering the
price to $150. The website claims that the price correction has been
done so that this tablet is able to compete against iPad mini.
is already offering its Iconia B1 tablet (Review | Pictures) with
Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) in India carrying a price tag of Rs. 7,999.
This tablet was unveiled at CES 2013. It sports a 7-inch display with
1024x600 resolution and is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Mediatek
processor (MTK 8317T) alongside 512MB of RAM and 8GB of internal
storage. It features a microSD card to expand the available storage by
another 32GB. Connectivity options on the Acer Iconia B1 include Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 and Micro-USB. A 0.3-megapixel front
camera is thrown-in for good measure.
The company is also offering
a 16GB version of Acer Iconia B1 tablet in Europe, but this version is
yet to make its way to India.
Acer had earlier set a forecast of
shipping five million tablets in 2013. However, buoyed by the
performance of its Iconia B1, the company has recently revised this
target to 10 million units.