Acer 2013 Tablet Articles

Popular Acer Articles for 2013

Acer Iconia W3 Preview: 8-Inch Windows 8 Tablet

The Iconia W3 has an 8.1-inch display, which is smaller than every other mainstream Windows 8 tablet. So, does this mini device have any potential?

Tablet Sales Surge as Laptop/PC Sales Decline

Large numbers of consumers are switching to tablets as their main computer, according to market-research firm Gartner. And the analysts say this isn't a temporary blip, but a long-term trend.

Acer Aspire P3 Might Give Windows 8 Tablet Buyers Another Option

It's not official, but some details have leaked out on the Acer Aspire P3, a tablet that will apparently have much in common with the Microsoft Surface.

VIDEO: Acer Iconia W3 Preview

The Acer Iconia W3 was announced this week at Computex, and TabletPCReview was on-hand to try it out. Watch our video to see this 8-inch Windows 8 tabet in action.

Power-saving Intel Core i3 ”Haswell” Processors Begin Shipping, Should Be in Tablets Soon

Intel has begun shipping to tablet makers its fourth-generation Core i3 processors, which use less power than their predecessors.

Microsoft Says Windows 8.1 Coming To Tablets as a Free Upgrade

Microsoft has made it official: the update formerly known as "Windows Blue" will be named Windows 8.1. A preview of this will be introduced late next month.

New Acer Iconia W3 Windows 8 Tablet Already Gets a 20% Price Cut

Acer introduced the Iconia W3 in June for a surprisingly low price of $380, but has already dropped the cost of this 8-inch tablet even more.

Apple iPad Dominates Tablet Web Traffic with 84% Share

An analysis of which tablets are being used to access web sites in N. America has found that the Apple iPad is the predominant platform by a huge margin. This[...]

There Could Be Nearly 300 Million Tablets in Use Worldwide by Year’s End

The number of tablets in use made by Apple, Samsung, and other top brands could exceed 285 million by the end of 2013, according to ABI Research.

Take an Early Look at the Acer Iconia W3 8.1-inch Windows Tablet

Amazon has accidentally revealed all the details of what is likely to be the first Windows 8 tablet with a mid-size display, the Acer Iconia W3.

Acer Iconia W3 8-Inch Windows 8 Tablet Now Official… Mostly

Acer has posted the Iconia W3 on one of its websites, removing any doubt that that the first mid-size tablet with Windows 8 is right around the corner. But it's[...]

Acer Iconia A3 to Be a Full-Size Android Tablet with Mid-Range Specs and Price

Not willing to wait for the IFA tradeshow to start later this week, Acer has unveiled the Iconia A3, a full-size Android tablet.

Microsoft Surface Pro Coming to the UK, Australia, Many Other Countries by the End of May

The Microsoft Surface Pro went up for sale in February, but since then, this Windows 8 tablet has been available in just a handful of countries. That's going to change[...]

Intel’s Speedy, Low-Power Silvermont CPU Headed for Next-Generation Tablets

Intel unveiled its new Silvermont microarchitecture today. This will use the company's 22nm Tri-Gate SoC process, and will deliver three-times greater peak performance or the same performance at one-fifth less[...]

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Will Launch October 17: It’s Official

Microsoft has decided to stop being cagy about the release date for Windows 8.1. The company has just revealed exactly when the updated version of its operating system for tablets[...]

Microsoft Sold Out of Surface Pro Tablet, But It’s Available Elsewhere

Demand for the Surface Pro tablet has often exceeded supply since this Windows 8 tablet launched a few weeks ago. Microsoft's own website currently has no units in stock, but[...]

Acer Looks to Undercut the Competition with 7-inch Iconia B1

Acer is taking on the entry-level tablet market, as the company has announced the new $130 Iconia B1-A71 tablet, a 7-inch Android slate that will be priced as low as[...]

Acer Iconia W4 Announced: 8-Inch Screen, Windows 8.1, and $330

Acer will soon bring out the Iconia W4, an inexpensive mid-size Windows tablet that will replace the Iconia W3.

Acer Gives a Glimpse of Its Android Tablet Plans

It won't shock the world that Acer is prepping more Android-based tablets -- the company already makes several. Acer?s President has revealed just a bit about the next two.

Acer Iconia W3 Could Be an 8-Inch Windows Tablet

Images have leaked out of an Acer model that could be the first mid-size Windows 8 tablet.