Acer Iconia 8-Inch W3 Windows 8 Tablet PC: Acer Iconia W3 has released one of their websites eliminating any doubt that the first mid-size tablet with Windows 8 is just around the corner.But it is possible that the revelation was a mistake.
This next model now appears on the Acer website Finnish and elsewhere. The company also sent a press release.
However, this is a site enough to confirm many of the details that were in previous rumors.
What we know with certainty
The Iconia W3 is a tablet with a screen of 8 inches. It will run the full version of Windows 8 on Intel Atom Z2760 – not using Windows RT but will come with Microsoft Office.
The device includes a slot for microSD memory cards, a micro HDMI video output and a micro-USB. Acer promises 8 hours of battery life.
Acer will offer optional full-size keyboard for this tablet.
Previous reports indicated that unconfirmed W3 screen will have a resolution of 1280 x 800.
There will be 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. It’s supposed to have Wi-Fi.
In general, this device is of 1.1 pounds and measure 8.6 x 5.3 x 0.5 inches.
The W3 is apparently going to cost only $ 380 much cheaper than most rival Windows tablets.
The spring CTIA starts tomorrow and Acer may be used as an opportunity to make an official announcement of this product.