Much awaited Acer Iconia W700 arriving on Oct 26th!

 

Acer has officially unveiled the Iconia W700 Windows 8 tablet series with the complete spec list, which was first shown at Computex, Taipei in early June.

Available from October 26th 2012, Windows 8 launch date, in three version with the top end model boasting of an i5 processor clocked at 1.7Ghz and the base model with an i3 processor clocked at 1.8Ghz.

All three variants come with a 11.6” IPS panel, 10 point multi touch backlit LED. The Display is crisp and bright at all viewable angles, while the high brightness display enables viewing even in sunlight. The aluminum unibody construction of the tablet seems to be a standard in feature in most tablets nowadays. The Acer build feels sleek and lightweight and is aesthetically very pleasing.Measuring in at less than half an in and weighing at about 2.3 pounds, this table is light and easy to carry.

Acer Green Instant On technology to provide a fast boot time of just six seconds, as well as instant-resume functionality in 1.5 seconds. The tablet comes integrated G-Sensor, E-Compass and Gyro-Meter. seen as a standard feature in most tablets available in the market . The built in speakers found below the screen come with Dolby Home Theater v4 which work on the headphones as well.

There is also a multipurpose cradle, which comes with the tablet, allowing the user to place the tablet at comfortable angle. The cradle can be tilted from 20 degrees up to 70 degree  according to the user.

Acer claims that the Iconia W700 brings the performance and productivity of a high-end PC to the tablet category. Starting from OCtober 26th the Iconia W700 will be available from a price range of  $799.99 to $999.99. A corporate model is also being launched along loaded with Windows 8 Pro, priced at around $1,049.99.

Model W700-6691 W700-6465 W700-6607
Processor Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz Intel Core i3-3317U 1.8GHz
GPU Intel HD 4000 Chipset
128MB RAM
Intel HD 4000 Chipset
128MB RAM
Intel HD 4000 Chipset
128MB RAM
RAM 4GB of DDR3 4GB of DDR3 4GB of DDR3
Display 11.6″ Multi Touch Backlit TFT LED.
Full HD
11.6″ Multi Touch Backlit TFT LED.
Full HD
11.6″ Multi Touch Backlit TFT LED.
Full HD
Storage 64GB SSD 128GB SSD 64GB SSD
Front Camera 1MP, 720p (Video) 1MP, 720p (Video) 1MP, 720p (Video)
Back Camera 5MP, 1080p (Video) 5MP, 1080p (Video) 5MP, 1080p (Video)
Connectivity 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.0 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.0 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.0
Ports/Jacks USB3, micro HDMI, 3.5mm USB3, micro HDMI, 3.5mm USB3, micro HDMI, 3.5mm
Battery 8 Hrs (Approx) 8 Hrs (Approx) 8 Hrs (Approx)