Acer Iconia 8 Review, an Intel powered Android tablet

Most of the Android tablets I have tried in the past have been ARM based and this is the first Intel powered device I have used. The Acer Iconia 8 is an 8 inch Android tablet that is powered by an Intel Z3735G Quad-core 1.33 GHz processor, it retails for around…

Acer Switch 10 convertible Windows tablet review (with video)

The nice thing about Windows 8.1 is how well it works on a tablet and on laptop, I know many will disagree but l am a Windows 8.1 fan and a hybrid device shows how well you can switch between tablet and laptop mode (and it will be even better…

Acer C720 Chromebook review

Last year I reviewed Acer’s C7 Chromebook which I found while being a little on the cheap side was a nice simple notebook running Chrome OS. Late last year Acer released a new version of the C7 with a faster Haswell based processor. The first thing I noticed is that…

Acer announce 21.5 inch Android powered all-in-one

Last year at CES I saw a few all-in-one Android device including some from ViewSonic and this year Acer are introducing a 21.5 inch Android device (I can’t call it a PC can I?). The Acer DA223 All-in-one has a 21.5 inch 10-point capacitive touchscreen running Android Jelly Bean powered…

Acer announce the Iconia A1-830 Android tablet

CES starts this coming week and Acer have got in first with their product announcements. One of the devices announced is a new low cost Android tablet the A1-830. The Android tablet start s at $149 and I imagine will be a replacement for the A1-710 I reviewed last year…

Acer update the C7 Chromebook with Haswell processor

A couple of days ago HP announced its new Chromebook and yesterday Acer revealed its updated C7 Chromebook. The new C720 Chromebook has a Hazwell based 1.4GHz Intel Celeron processor which Acer say will be faster and improve the battery life (5 hours improved to 8.5 hours). The new version…

Acer Iconia B1-710 review

When it comes to budget Android tablets many are worth avoiding but there are some bargains out there. Acer’s Iconia B1-710 is a budget Android tablet that still delivers a quality experience. The B1-710 is the 2nd generation of B1 tablet and starting at £117 (on Amazon) under cuts other…

Acer launch the Iconia A3 10.1″ Android tablet

  IFA kicks off this week and the first press release is from Acer. Acer have announced the Iconia A3 a 10.1 inch Android tablet with a 1280×800 resolution display and a starting price of 249 Euros. The A3 runs a 1.2GHz quad core cortex A7 processor and there are…

Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook review

I have to admit I love lightweight notebooks, for a long time I used a Macbook Air and the latest device I have got to play with the Acer Aspire S7. The Aspire S7 is a 13 inch touch screen notebook that weighs 1.3 kilograms. Of all the Ultrabooks I…

Video: Acer Iconia W510 review

In this video we talk a look at the Acer Iconia W510 tablet PC. The tablet has a 10.1 inch screen running at 1366x 768 with an Intel Atom Z2760 processor, 2GB RAM and keyboard. What is really nice about this tablet is that it’s a 10 inch lightweight tablet…