Acer has just launched the successor to it’s Iconia W3 Windows 8 tablet with the new version of Windows 8.1 – dubbed as the Iconia W4. Iconia W4 which not only runs an upgraded version of Windows but also features a new set of hardware specifications.
The Iconia W4 sports a 8-inch WXGA 1280×800 pixels resolution display compared to the 8.1-inch display on its predecessor, Iconia W3. It is powered by a fourth-generation Intel Atom Z3740 quad-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz along with 2GB of RAM.
Apart from this, it features a 5 megapixel rear camera with auto focus, 2 megapixel camera on the front, 32/64GB of internal storage that can be expanded using microSD card and a 4,960mAh battery which is claimed to last up to 8 hours.
The tab includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, micro-USB port, micro-HDMI port as connectivity options. The tablet also comes pre-loaded with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013, for creating and editing Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents.
Acer Iconia W4 Specifications:
- 8-inches HD display
- Intel Atom Z3740 chipset with 1.8GHz quad-core processor
- 2GB RAM
- 32/64GB in-built memory, further expansion possible using microSD card
- WiFi 802.11, Bluetooth, micro-USB, micro-HDMI
- 5MP AF Rear camera and 2MP Camera front-facing camera
- Windows 8.1
Acer is also offering other optional accessories like Crunch Keyboard, which is an external keyboard that connects via Bluetooth 3.0 or micro-USB, Crunch Cover – a slim-fit cover for the tablet, responsive passive stylus, power bank and an adaptor kit with bag.
Pricing and Availability
The Windows 8.1 tablet is available in two different variants based on internal storage. The 32GB model is priced at Rs. 24,999 and the 64GB one is priced at Rs. 26,999.