8-inch Acer Iconia W3 tablet confirmed with Windows 8 Pro

After a lot of speculation, the 8.1-inch display size for Acer's Windows 8 tablet has been confirmed. No word yet on the global rollout and the pricing.

Published Date
20 - May - 2013
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20 - May - 2013
8-inch Acer Iconia W3 tablet confirmed with Windows 8 Pro

After the recent comments by Acer executives that Windows 8 RT tablets don’t make much business sense at the moment, the company has stayed true to its word and remained loyal to the Windows 8 Pro operating system for its upcoming Windows 8 tablet. The Iconia W3, which has been the subject of a lot of leaks and rumors, is finally live on Acer’s website. Incidentally, this is the first 8-inch tablet for the Windows 8 market.

The Iconia W3 runs an Intel Atom Z2760 processor (Clover Trail) and is paired with 2GB of RAM. The 8.1-inch display has a 1280 x 768 pixel resolution (16:10 aspect ratio), and the tablet will be launching in the 16GB and 32GB versions. Acer will preload the W3 with Windows 8 Pro.

The Acer Iconia W3 comes with Microsoft Office preloaded letting you edit Word, Excel and PowerPoint docs on the go. The optional keyboard will be available as well - a full-size keyboard that snaps to the back of the tablet.

No word yet on the pricing of the Iconia W3Where to buy 11999 21999, or when it will be launching globally.

Source: Acer

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