Acer just unveiled its latest tablet from the Iconia Tab series, the A510 that sports the Android 4.0 ICS OS. Other than running the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, which is no longer exciting, the Iconia Tab A510 is the first tablet from Acer to use the NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor.
The tablet which replaces the Tegra 2-powered A500 tablet, features a 10.1-inch WXGA touchscreen display with a 1280×800 pixel resolution, there’s a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera and a 1-megapixel camera on the front for self portraits and video chats. When compared to its predecessors, the Iconia Tab A510 sports a few improvements including better performance than the older Tegra 2 processor, it features a 9,800 mAh battery for longer operation time (up to 13 hours), thanks to the power saving features found in the Tegra 3.
The Iconia Tab A510 comes with 32GB of internal storage, 1GB of RAM and a microSD card slot that will support cards up to 32GB, thus doubling its storage capacity. It comes with pre-installed software including Polaris Office 3.5, Kindle, Netflix, and the TegraZone Android app that gives a list of available games optimized for Tegra-powered tablets.
Other I/O ports includes microUSB, microHDMI and it runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS out the box with Acer’s custom interface. The new Iconia Tab A510 is also WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.1 +EDR compatible plus it also supports DLNA. The tablet is currently available for pre-order for a suggested retail price of $449.99 per unit, in the colors of silver and black.
[via PC World]