Acer Honeycomb Tablet On The Way, Pre-Order At Best Buy

Posted on Apr 8 2011 - 4:52pm by Kyle

Move over Moto and Samsung, Acer is coming out with a 10″ tablet running Honeycomb. Best Buy is exclusively taking orders for the 10″ Acer Iconia Tablet A500 which will be running Android 3.0.

The Acer Iconia Tab will be available for $499.99, and will be able to be pre-ordered at other participating stores and online starting April 24th. The $500 price tag is way below that of the Motorola Xoom which suggested retail sits at $800.

The Iconia features many nice additions for its low price of $500.

These include:

  • Android 3.0 (Honeycomb)
  • 1280 x 800 TFT WXGA display
  • Dual Core NVIDIA Tegra 250 Cortex A9 1GHz Processor
  • 1GB Ram
  • 16GB Flash storage (expandable up to 32GB with micro sd)
  • Gyrometer for games and apps

Also included in this Wi-Fi tablet is the ability to  stream HD content to TVs and other monitors via a built in HDMI port and also comes preloaded with two games, Need For Speed: Shift and Let’s Golf.

For more information on the Acer Iconia or to pre-order one now head to Best Buy’s website. Also be on the look out for other stores offering pre-order on the Acer Iconia beginning April 24th.

Below you can see the game Toyshop Adventures being played on the Acer Iconia Tab. the graphics look amazing and game play seems to be awesome. Let us know you thoughts on the newest tablet to be released below in the comments. We would love to hear them.

Source:

USA Today

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