Acer Iconia W500 - The Best Hybrid Tablet In The Market

The Acer Iconia Tab W500 is unique due to its hybrid design. It is one of the few tablet PCs in the market which can turn into a notebook for your convenience. If portability is what you need, you just have to disconnect the keyboard dock. On the other hand, for easy typing, simply insert the dockable full-size Acer FineTip keyboard et voila, the tablet turns into a notebook in just a matter of seconds.

Similar to the other 10.1" Acer Iconia tablets, the 10.1" HD Multi-Touch LED-backlit TFT 720 p LCD display of the Acer Iconia W500 also features an astonishing 1280 x 800 resolution with wide viewing angle. Thanks to the state of the art the ATI Radeon HD 6250 graphics card, the tablet delivers sharp images, rich and vivid colors, as well as smooth multimedia playback. For the ultimate viewing experience, you can connect the tablet to your wide screen HDTV using the provided HDMI cable.

Acer Iconia W500 is equipped with the latest Dual-Core AMD C-50 processor. The combination of the processor and the 2 GB DDR3 Dual Channel Memory allows for a fast system response and accelerated boot ups. It also comes preinstalled with Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit operating system and Microsoft Office Starter 2010.

The 32 GB Solid State Drive allows you to store hundreds to thousands of your favorite music, images, videos, and apps. This light and quiet storage drive allows for fast data access and features a sturdy design for your tablet. The tablet also comes with an integrated Acer PowerSmart 3-cell Li-Polymer battery. The long-lasting battery is capable of 4 hours of continuous HD video playback and 6 hours of internet browsing. Hence, you can use bring this gadget anywhere without having to charge it often.

The Acer Iconia Tab W500 is equipped with 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi connectivity as well as Gigabit Ethernet LAN, so you can surf the web at home, at work, or on-the-go. With the SocialJogger feature, you can easily access your favorite websites such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Flickr simultaneously.

You can have a video conference with your family, friends or colleagues anytime by using the dual Acer Crystal Eye Webcams with 1280 x 1024 resolution. Both the front and rear-facing cameras have a 1.3 MP resolution. This is a little bit disappointing, considering that the other Iconia tablets (e.g. the A100 and A500 series) come with 2 MP front-facing and 5 MP rear-facing cameras.

The most distinctive feature of the Acer Iconia Tab W500 is its ability to turn into a notebook utilizing a dockable keyboard.

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