Acer introduces Iconia B1 tablet

Acer-Iconia-B1

CES 2013 has brought another tech gadget to life – Acer’s Iconia B1 budget-oriented 7-inch tablet that has been designed for light tasks and everyday use.

The Acer Iconia B1 is built around Mediatek’s MT6577 dual-core processor at 1.2 GHz and PowerVR SGX 531 graphics and sports a display that works at 1024 x 600 pixels. There’s more to it though – 512 MB of RAM, 8 GB of internal storage, microSD and SIM card slots, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, support for OpenGL ES 2.0/1.1 and OpenVG 1.1 and a front 0.3 MP camera for a total weight of just 320 grams.

The tablet runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and will sell for USD 150.


Source: BGR

Related posts

Lenovo ends sales of 8-inch Windows tablets in North America

Lenovo ends sales of 8-inch Windows tablets in North America

The Microsoft Windows operating system rules the desktop PC world but this is not true when it comes to tablets despite all efforts by the US software maker. In a bid to improve Windows-based tablets the Redmond-based company made Windows for tablets free but only for devices that have displays...

MediaTek unveils two new tablet processors

MediaTek unveils two new tablet processors

The mobile chip maker MediaTek has presented two new processors for tablets. The new chips are called MT8163 and MT8735 and will be on the market this summer when they will power budget- and mid-range tablets. The new MediaTek MT8163 chip is based on four ARM Cortex-A53 cores with 64-bit...

ASRock treats fans with B150M Combo-G3 motherboard

ASRock treats fans with B150M Combo-G3 motherboard

Intel has never had cheap high-end (or even mid-range) processors and the arrival of Skylake has not changed this phenomenon. In fact the upgrade to Skylake may cause more pain to you since in the majority of cases the new chip will have to be equipped with DDR4 memory and this means you will...

Leave a comment