Acer unveiled Iconia Tab A200
Taiwanese hardware giant Acer has announced its Iconia Tab A200. Measuring 260 x 175 x 12.4 mm, Iconia Tab A200 weighs 720 gram. Featuring a 10.1-inch capacitive multitouch display, Iconia Tab A200 comes with a WXGA resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels.
The tablet will feature a 2 megapixel front camera, however, the rear camera has been dropped reportedly to make it a bit cheaper.
Under the hood is NVIDIA Tegra 2 SoC chipsetand a dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor running at 1GHz per core along with a ULP GeForce graphics engine that packs 8 cores.
The tablet will come in two versions, 8GB and 16GB, along with a microSD card slot for memory expansion.
For improved multitasking, Tab A200 will come with Acer Ring interface for setting easy-access apps from any screen. It also features Screenshot, which captures web images, articles, Google Maps and even smiling faces from video calls.
Presently the tablet will ship with Android 3.2 OS ( Honeycomb), however, beginning January 2012, the tab is expected to get Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) update. No information is available on the tablet’s pricing yet.