Acer has announced the ICONIA TAB A200, a new member of its ICONIA Android tablet family. The A200 features a 10.1-inch, WXGA resolution display and is powered by the familiar 1GHz, dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor.
Acer has launched the Liquid Express for the UK market, the latest in its family of Liquid brand Android smartphones. The Liquid Express is the first smartphone from Acer that has Near Field Communications support out of the box.
AT&T has finally announced the availability of the Acer Iconia Tab A501 Android Honeycomb tablet. The A501 is a HSPA+-equipped version of the A500 tablet that was released earlier this year.
It was seemingly forever ago when Acer announced its 7-inch tablet, the Iconia Tab A100, back in February. Since then, it has been revealed that it will launch with Android 3.2 Gingerbread, which has been adapted to work on 7-inch displays. Now Acer has finally announced availability of the A100, and this weekend it will become the first 7-inch tablet with Android Honeycomb to hit the market.
Owners of the Acer Iconia Tab A500 should rejoice as Acer has finally released the Android 3.1 Honeycomb update for the tablet. The bump over 3.0 includes new features like Google Movies support and many performance and stability improvements. Users should be able to download the update directly from the their tablets now. If you need a reminder of all the new features that Android 3.1 brings, check out our complete rundown of the Android 3.1.
Acer is apparently not having as much success selling tablets as it did with netbooks a few years ago, as the company has just announced that it has cut its tablet shipment targets for 2011 by 60 percent.
Acer has been showing off its first Windows Phone smartphone at the Computex show in Taiwan this week.
Acer has announced a minor refresh of its liquidmini smartphone, which is now shipping with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and in a whole set of new paint jobs.
Buyers looking for a new Android tablet now have another option to choose from as the Acer Iconia Tab A500 tablet is now available for purchase from Best Buy. The A500 is a 10.1-inch slate with a brushed aluminum back and a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor. It runs Android 3.0 Honeycomb and has 16GB of internal storage. Best Buy is listing the tablet for $450.
Acer, manufacturer of PCs, netbooks, smartphones, and other personal electronic devices, has announced that it will be splitting off a division to solely develop tablets and smartphones. The decision is aimed at better positioning Acer to compete with Apple's iPad, which is currently dominating the tablet market.