Thursday, July 3, 2014

Acer Iconia Tab A1-840 FHD is Now Available in Europe for 199-Euro Only

Following the appearances of Acer Iconia Tab A1-840 FHD in Computex 2014, it is now available in Europe for 199-euro only. It is debuted in European stores along with Android smartphones and tablets which are also expected to arrive in global market in the third quarter of this year. Just like of MeeGo Pad F10 from China, it is also equipped with a quad-core Intel Atom Bay Trail-T CPU.

Acer Iconia Tab A1-840 FHD is added to the line of budget-friendly Android 4.4 tablets with high-end quality. A new alternative for Samsung Galaxy Tab and other Chinese brands with the same Android platform. Aside from being affordable, the said device also offers a full high-definition (HD) technology and promising performance from its underlying modules.

Acer Iconia Tab A1-840 FHD Android Tablet

For technical specs of Iconia Tab A1-840, see the following list below:
  • CPU: Intel Atom Z3745 Bay Trail at 1.8GHz (quad-core)
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Display: 8-Inch with 1920 x 1200-pixel resolution
  • Storage: 16GB
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, no words for GSM support
  • Ports: Micro-HDMI, Micro-USB
  • Battery Capacity: 8-hour from a single charge
  • Operating System: Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)
Furthermore, Iconia Tab A1-840 FHD is also equipped with Micro-SD card slot for additional storage space. Accessories for the said 8-inch are also available in selected outlets in Europe.

Roundup: Xiaomi MiPad, MeeGo Pad F10, Yellow iPod Touch, and Surface Pro 3 in Hong Kong

The fourth quarter of this year kickoff with a handful of anticipated smartphones and tablets. Some Chinese manufacturers introduces a new line of gadgets that continue to capture our attention over the well-known models from Samsung and Apple. This might be a good start for us in blogging community to help you in reaching those budget-friendly devices from Asian manufacturers.

Xiaomi MiPad showed out from the wild few weeks ago. A colorful 7.9-inch tablets with Retina display technology just like of what we can get from the newest versions of iPad. It is added to the line of Android-powered elegant portable machine with NVidia Tegra SoC K1 mobile CPU. And it is also expected to hit the Chinese local stores starting this month as noted by reports.


Following the appearances of Xiaomi MiPad from China, MeeGo Pad F10 is another line of Windows 8.1 and Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) tablet. A dual-boot tablet treated with quad-core Intel Atom Z3740 CPU, 2GB of RAM, and 64GB of built-in storage. Compared to a typical slate, it has the advantage for having a two different operating systems in one device.


On the other side, while Chinese manufacturers continue to surprise us with the new line of products, Apple introduces a yellow iPod Touch. A well discounted 16GB model which is now available for $199.00 only. It is now available for pre-order along with the re-branded version of 32GB and 64GB models. Both of these new line of iPod Touch are now available with discounts.


Surprisingly, Microsoft introduces the third generation of Surface Pro in Hong Kong along with accessories exclusively distributed by the company. The price of Surface Pro 3 ranges from about HK $7,888.00 to HK $10,288.00 base on buyer's selected configuration.


Aside from Xiaomi MiPad, MeeGo Pad F10, yellow iPod Touch, and Surface Pro 3, the following are also included in this article review:


Join me as I continue my quests for another quarter of blogging in 2014!