The pure white Acer 16GB Iconia A1 8" Tablet is equipped with an IPS multi-touch 8.1" TFT color LCD panel with 1024 x 768 resolution and LED backlighting. It features an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, 1GB of RAM memory and a 1.2 GHz MediaTek quad-core processor. The tablet also supports integrated PowerVR SGX 544 graphics, as well as 16GB of flash storage capacity.
The A1 features 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi wireless connectivity for accessing the Internet through a wireless home network or from a Wi-Fi hot-spot. It also supports Bluetooth 4.0 technology for wireless connection to Bluetooth-enabled devices. The A1 is outfitted with a headphone jack, a micro-USB 2.0 port and a micro-HDMI terminal. The availability of a micro-HDMI port affords quick and easy output of saved media or Internet content on your A1 to any HDTV for viewing on a large screen in uncompressed Full HD.
Acer has also equipped the A1 with dual integrated cameras. The front-facing 0.3MP webcam can be used for video chats, while the rear-facing 5MP camera allows you to capture photos and Full HD video. The A1's lithium-ion battery provides up to eight hours of runtime as well. Other tablet features include access to Google Play and the integrated Touch Wake App that instantly wakes up your tablet with a simple touch of the screen.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Operating System
The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system provides access via apps and widgets for web searching, communicating, traveling, shopping, social networking and more. The Google Play store features over 600,000 games and apps. It also features Google Currents, which is an app that offers free online magazines from hundreds of publishers and top websites in one place.
Hardware for Entertainment
The tablet's 8" active matrix TFT color LCD multi-touch IPS display features XGA 1024 x 768 resolution and LED backlight technology. It provides a wide viewing angle for enjoying a variety of multimedia content. Plus, the tablet's quad-core processors ensures smooth, natural HD video playback, gaming, web browsing and multitasking. And for extra entertainment options, AcerCloud acts as your all-access pass to all your stored media and documents from anywhere and on all your devices.
Polaris Office Suite & Acer Print
The Iconia A1 packs tablet-optimized Polaris Office for improved reading and even editing of Microsoft Office documents wherever you go. Printing wirelessly is simple with Acer Print as well, which supports 86% of name-brand printers for printing documents, pictures and web pages.
USB & HDMI Connectivity
You can use the tablet to move files to and from your PC via USB, or view content from USB-connected peripherals. Plus, you can use the micro-HDMI port to connect the Iconia A1 up to a large HDTV screen with an HDMI input.
Designed for Work or Play
The Iconia A1 is designed for mobility with quad-core performance for your varied daily activities. The tablet can multitask and the Android operating system offers a variety of games, apps and more. This combination of features and an eight hour battery life makes the tablet great for work or play.
Bluetooth 4.0 and 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi wireless connectivity
Built-in 0.3MP front-facing camera and 5MP rear-facing camera
Tablet sensors include a gyroscope and an ambient light sensor
Green compliance/certification includes WEEE and RoHS