Pros

  • Clever docking design allows use as tablet or laptop
  • Widescreen aspect ratio great for video viewing

Cons

  • Tepid overall styling
  • Not optimally styled for reading

At A Glance

This widescreen Windows 8 tablet is great for video, if not books, and the docking station models are serviceable as netbook-sized laptops.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://us.acer.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Atom Z2760
Processor speed 1800.0 MHz
Display
Display size 10.1 inches
Display type Active Matrix LCD (TFT)
Touchscreen Multitouch
Aspect ratio 16:9
Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel Graphics Media Accelerator
General Information
UPC Code 886541759504
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Micro HDMI
  • USB 2.0
Wireless connection
  • 802.11n
  • Bluetooth
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Dimensions
Width 10.2 inches
Depth 7.5 inches
Height 0.8 inches
Weight 2.8 pounds
Weight with Accessories 3.0 pounds
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Other Features
Devices
  • Backlit Keyboard
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam

Performance

Product Type
Subcategory Ultra Portable
Overall Performance
Worldbench Score 17.0
Worldbench Version 8
Battery
Battery Life 14:39   (hh:mm)
Start Up
Start Up 12.4   seconds (lower is better)
Office Productivity
PCMark 7 Productivity Suite 602.0   score (higher is better)
Web Browsing
Peacekeeper 422.0   score (higher is better)
Storage Performance
PCMark 7 Storage Test 2548.0   score (higher is better)
File Compression 546.6   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 4739.5   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 867.5   seconds (lower is better)
Audio Encoding 1481.4   seconds (lower is better)
Power Usage
Working power usage 2.8   Watt hours
Idle power usage 5.9   Watts
TouchXPRT
Beautify Photo Album 0.24   Photos/sec (Higher is better)
Beautify Photo Album 212.2   seconds (lower is better)
Prepare Photos for Sharing 0.1   Collages/sec (Higher is better)
Prepare Photos for Sharing 73.16   seconds (lower is better)
Convert Videos for Sharing 1.6   X (higher is better)
Convert Videos for Sharing 52.45   seconds (lower is better)
Export Podcast to MP3 18.3   X (higher is better)
Export Podcast to MP3 98.0   seconds (lower is better)
Create Slideshow from Photos 0.58   Photos/sec (Higher is better)
Create Slideshow from Photos 85.92   seconds (lower is better)