CES 2016 | Acer unveils a new Iconia One 8 tablet
Acer announced earlier today a new Iconia One 8 tablet. This Android slate carries model number B1-850 and is an 8-inch device "for families, children or novice users." Although it is defined as "ultra-affordable," the new Iconia One 8 features a 10-point multitouch IPS display and offers up to 9 hours of autonomy on a single charge.
Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850) has the following specs and features:
- Processor: quad-core MediaTek (no details mentioned yet)
- Memory/Storage: 1 GB DDR3L RAM; 16 GB internal storage and microSD support up to 128 GB
- Display: 8-inch HD IPS multitouch
- Cameras: 2 MP front, 5 MP back
- Connectivity: no details revealed yet, but expect the usual - WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth, micro USB
- Operating system: Android 5.1 Lollipop
- Colors: blue, black, white
This slate features parental control via Kids Center (preloaded), also coming with a suite of apps by Acer that includes EZ Snap, EZ WakeUp, and System Doctor. It will hit the EMEA region this month starting at €129 EUR (roughly $140 USD), while the North American markets will get it in February, starting at $99.99 USD.