Acer’s low-end budget tablet Iconia B1 at CSE, 2013. To run down the memory lane, Iconia B1 tablet features a 7-inch display with 1024×600 resolution and is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Mediatek processor (MTK 8317T) with 512MB RAM.It comes with a 8GB internal storage, with an microSD card expandable upto 32 GB. Connectivity options on the Acer Iconia B1 include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 and Micro-USB. Also nested is a 0.3-megapixel front VGA camera for video calls.
Now Acer has increased the internal storage by another 8 GB and the new 16 GB model is priced at €139 while the 8 GB model is priced at €119.
The 8 GB version was launched in India for Rs. 7,999, so the 16 GB version should retail between 9K-9.5K at sub-10K price bracket.
Acer Iconia B1-A71 Tech specifications
- 7-inch diagonal WSVGA capacitive multitouch screen
- 1024×600 resolution display
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system
- Mediatek dual-core 1.2GHz processor (MTK 8317T)
- 512MB DDR3 memory
- 8 / 16 GB of internal storage with microSD expansion slot with up to 32GB support
- Wireless connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Bluetooth wireless technology 4.0
- Micro-USB with USB 2.0
- 3.5mm headset/headphone/microphone jack
- Internal speaker
- Front-facing 0.3-megapixel camera
- 2,710 mAh battery
- Dimensions: 197.4 mm x 128.5 mm x 11.3 mm
- Weight: 320 g