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|In total, the tablet and dock solution weighs over 1.5kg which, for a solution with a 36Whr battery (and 3-4hrs usage) isn't much but as a hot-desking / round-the-house solution, the Acer Iconia Tab could perform well.|
|Acer Iconia Tab W500 Specifications (base)|
|Model name||Iconia Tab W500||CPU type||AMD T-50 'Fusion' APU|
|CPU speed||1000 Mhz|
|Graphics||AMD Radeon HD 6250 (Fusio|
|OS||Windows 7 Home Premium|
||10.1" 1280 X 800||Screen Type
||LED-Backlit LCD||Touch Technology
|Battery capacity||36 (Wh)|
|Weight||970gm / 34.2 oz.|
|Size (w/h/d mm)||258/167/9.0 mm|
|Size (w/h/d inches)||10.2/6.6/0.4|
|Line-out / Headphone (3.5mm)|
|Mobile sim-card slot|
|SD card slot|
|Additional Specs and Accessories (can vary)|
|Ambient light sensor|
|Front and rear cameras|
|HD Video Accelerator|
|IPS / Wide-View Display|
|USB 2.0 cable|
|Optional Specs and Accessories (can vary)|
|3G voice/data modem|
|Acer CrystalBrite LED-backlit TFT LCD, Aspect rate 16:10 / Brightness 350 nits, Contrast ratio 1500:1 / View angle 80/80/80/80. Availability March 2011 (Europe) Optional UMTS modem is Huawei EM770W UMTS /WCDMA 1, 2, 5, 8 2100/1900/850/900 HSPA : HSDPA up to 7.2 Mbps**/ HSUPA up to 5.76Mbps GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850MHz / 900MHz / 1800Mhz / 1900Mhz Keyboard: Full size with pointing stick Acer 'Ring' UI|
|Acer Iconia Tab W500 Popularity (140days)|
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|Acer Iconia Tab W500 price guide (spot-check pricing.)|
|Europe:||€499||30 Oct 12|
|UK:||£499||30 Oct 12|
|Germany:||€499||30 Oct 12|
|Acer Iconia Tab W500 News and Review Links||Track product|
|Offer - Acer Iconia Tab for $399||26/11/12|
|Tech Radar review of the Acer Iconia Tab W500||04/05/11|
|PCPro basic review of the W500||04/05/11|
|Hands-on report - Acer Iconia Tab W500 - VR-Zone||25/02/11|
|Hands-on with Acer Iconia Tab W500 - Slashgear||25/02/11|
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Bought the W500 for $550 from Amazon a few weeks ago. Runs cool and quiet even with co...
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