Acer Iconia Tab 8 with 8-inch full HD display, Android 4.4 announced

Acer Iconia Tab 8

Acer has just announced the Iconia Tab 8 ahead of Computex 2014 in Taiwan. The tablet has a 8-inch (1920 x 1200 pixels) full HD display with Zero Air Gap technology and 16:10 aspect ratio, powered by a quad-core Intel Atom (Z3745) processor and runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat). It has a slim profile and a metallic silver rear cover that gives it a premium look.

It has dual speakers that promises a surround sound effect. The Acer Touch WakeApp let you quickly and easily wake up the Iconia Tab 8 with a simple touch gesture. It has both rear and front-facing cameras and a micro SD card slot. It also lets Acer PCs through Build Your Own Cloud (BYOC) that enables users to build their own cloud on their devices. Acer promises up to 7.5 hours of battery life.

Acer Iconia Tab 8

Acer Iconia Tab 8 specifications

  • 8-inch (1920 x 1200 pixels) full HD display
  • quad-core Intel Atom Z3745 processor
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • 8.5 mm thick and weighs 360 grams
  • rear camera
  • front-facing camera
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB /32GB internal storage and expandable memory with micro SD
  • WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n with MIMO, Bluetooth 4.0, micro USB

The Acer Iconia Tab 8 comes in White color and should go on sale in European markets starting mid-July starting from 199 Euros. We will bring more details from the Computex 2014 next week.

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