Packard Bell Liberty Tab G100

Specifications

Packard Bell Liberty Tab G100Notebook: Packard Bell Liberty Tab G100
Processor: NVIDIA Tegra 250
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce ULP (Tegra 2)
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:10, 1280x800 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.8kg
Price: 400 euro
Average Score: 76.75% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: 82%, performance: 72%, features: 76%, display: 83% mobility: 80%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: 74%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Packard Bell Liberty Tab G100

60% Packard Bell Liberty Tab review
Source: Techradar English
Overall, the usability and performance of the Liberty Tab is on a par with other Android tablets of the Honeycomb era, but two favourable points make this worth considering. Firstly, the price is reasonable – the Liberty Tab comes in at £100 cheaper than its tablet twin, the Acer Iconia A500.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 08/26/2011
Rating: Total score: 60%
83% Packard Bell Liberty Tab review
Source: PC Pro English
Overall, we enjoyed using the Liberty Tab in the time we had it, and the price is pretty good, too: the 16GB version is reasonably priced at £350 (there’s no 3G option as yet, and the 32GB version wasn’t available at the time of writing), which puts it on a par for value with the Asus Eee Pad Transformer. For our money, having the option of the keyboard dock, a lighter chassis and better-quality IPS display edges things in favour of the Asus, but if you did buy the Packard Bell, we can’t honestly say you’ll be disappointed.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/19/2011
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 83% performance: 83% features: 67% ergonomy: 67%
80% Packard Bell Liberty Tab
Source: ITP English
While the Liberty Tab requires a bit of optimisation it’s the least expensive path to owning a Honeycomb-powered device.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/12/2011
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 60% features: 80%

Foreign Reviews

84% Tablets im Test
Source: Computerbild - 24/11 German
Comparison, , Medium, Date: 11/01/2011
Rating: Total score: 84% features: 82% display: 83% mobility: 80% ergonomy: 80%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce ULP (Tegra 2): In Tegra 3 SoC integrated ultra low power GPU. Depending on the model clocked at 300 to 400 MHz.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Tegra 250: SoC (System on a Chip) with a integrated Corex A9 Dual-Core, GeForce ULP and other dedicated subprocessors (Audio, Video).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


10.1": The netbook/subnotebook has a quite small display format. Nonetheless, it is a common format for netbooks. The advantage is, that the subnotebook/netbook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display has the advantage, that it needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes. It is difficult to use high resolutions. » To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.8 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist hardly any models in this extreme class of weight. 7-9 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Packard Bell: Packard Bell is a subsidiary of Taiwan-based Acer. It is a name used by two different consumer electronics companies. The first was an American radio manufacturer founded in 1926, that later became a defense contractor and manufacturer of other consumer electronics, such as television sets. Teledyne acquired the business in 1978. In 1986, investors bought the name for a newly formed personal computer manufacturer. Originally the company produced discount computers in the US, later computers were produced for the European market. NEC took it over in the late 1990s. Acer acquired it in 2008. In spite of the similarity of their names, there has never been any corporate connection between the original or later Packard Bell and Hewlett Packard, or Bell System. Packard Bell is an international notebook manufacturer. Many years, the company focussed ruggedized laptops.

Packard Bell reviews


76.75%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Laptops with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Acer Iconia Tab A200
Tegra 250, 0.71 kg
» Medion Lifetab P9514
Tegra 250, 0.8 kg
» Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101G
Tegra 250, 0.7 kg
» Archos 101 G9
Tegra 250, 0.8 kg
» Acer Iconia Tab A501
Tegra 250, 0.7 kg
» Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 18382DG
Tegra 250, 0.75 kg
» Toshiba AT100-100
Tegra 250, 0.8 kg
» Lenovo IdeaPad K1
Tegra 250, 0.75 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v
Tegra 250, 0.574 kg
» Motorola Xoom WiFi/UMTS
Tegra 250, 0.73 kg
» Hannspree Hannspad
Tegra 250, 0.8 kg
» Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101
Tegra 250, 0.68 kg
» Asus Eee Pad Slider
Tegra 250, 0.976 kg
» Viewsonic ViewPad 10s
Tegra 250, 0.8 kg
» Motorola Xoom 3G
Tegra 250, 0.8 kg
» Viewsonic gTablet
Tegra 250, 0.7 kg
» Acer Iconia Tab A500
Tegra 250, 0.75 kg
» Toshiba Tablet
Tegra 250, 0.8 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Tab 10"
Tegra 250, 0.6 kg
» Toshiba AC100-10W
Tegra 250, 0.87 kg
» Toshiba AC100-10V
Tegra 250, 0.87 kg
» Toshiba AC100-10U
Tegra 250, 0.87 kg
» Advent Vega
Tegra 250, 0.7 kg
» Toshiba AC100-10K
Tegra 250, 0.86 kg
» Toshiba AC100-10Z
Tegra 250, 0.87 kg
» Toshiba Folio 100
Tegra 250, 0.76 kg
» Toshiba AC100
Tegra 250, 0.87 kg

Notebooks with the same GPU

» Lenovo IdeaTab S2109
Tegra 250, 9.7", 0.6 kg
» Medion Lifetab P9516 32GB+3G
Tegra 250, 10", 0.767 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-08-13 (Update: 2012-05-26)