In line with the presence of tablets Android Transformer Pad Honeycomb Asus Eee, Acer is also releasing Iconia Tab A500.
Honeycomb Android OS (3.0) is the latest version of the Android platform operating system specifically intended for players tablet market. From the side view, OS 'honeycomb' is indeed quite revolutionary.
Design Fat, But Firm
Display body tablets 'honeycomb' is indeed long for holding a tablet that has not been unusual 10 inch. With the rear cover patterned brushed metal body, this product at least a little look elegant. Users also can use a glossy screen coating on the front as a 'mirror' if this Iconia power button is turned off.
To port, a design that carried the Acer tablet is quite tidy. At the top of the hidden port Micro SD external memory (up to 32GB) with a lid. Temporal on the other side there is a micro USB port, HDMI, and audio jacks. Do not forget to affix Acer docking port at the bottom.
Display and Screen
Armed with 256 thousand color LCD technology, 1280x800 pixel resolution, a new look as though Android 3.0 bewitching its users to not let this tablet away from the hand.
Although some pages slightly broken homscreen when shifted, but did not make the performance of this A500 Iconia Tab forced to slow down as the screen displays the multitasking.
There is a five-page homescreen that can be shifted to the right and left. Like the Asus Honeycomb tablet, at the bottom left there was a back button, home, and the applications being run. Acer was also a new interface to directly access the eBooks, multimedia, song, or game.
Talking about games, Acer put three free games at HD resolution of this tablet product. They are: Need For Speed Shift, Hero of Sparta, and Lets Golf. The result also suggested for gamers detikINET search Honeycomb tablets to try this tablet.
Honeycomb Another feature that is not less interesting is the animation that is on the look of a product. In Iconia Tab A500, users can open the unlock screen lock by rotating the image in a circle. Beyond that, Acer also gives a physical button to lock the screen vertically or horizontally.
Acer Tablet Performance Honeycomb
Tab Iconia A500 has been equipped with dual-core processor made by NVIDIA Tegra 2 with a speed of 1 GHz. In addition to current used for gaming, this tablet also has a fairly good quality camera.
When tested outdoors, 5-megapixel resolution camera is able to capture images with detail contrast is quite beautiful. Unfortunately, when used in indoor conditions are not as good as outside. Fortunately, Acer adds an LED Flash, which helps in the room lighting conditions. Tab Iconia A500 also supports video recording with a resolution of 720p (HD).
Surfing in cyberspace even more felt relieved with a stretch of 10-inch screen tablet. Unfortunately Iconia not provided the option Tab A500 SIM card. In opening a web page, the response pinch to zoom is quite smooth. With a battery of 3260 mAh Lithium Polymer.
Basically, this tablet suitable for those users who like to surf on the internet or playing games, because the size of the screen. Unfortunately, weighs a little heavier than other similar products.