While the 10-inch Asus Transformer tablet powered by the Nvidia Tegra 2 platform is currently grabbing a lot of attention, those who are looking for a smaller tablet which is also powered by the dual core Tegra 2 platform will be pleased to know that the 7-inch Acer Iconia Tab A100 and A101 tablets are shipping
14th of May June 30th in the UK.
The Acer A100 (Wi-Fi) and the Acer A101 (3G) have been available to pre-order in the UK for some time now, and originally had a release date of April 20th, which came and went, but now Amazon UK have a shipping date of June 30th.
The Acer Iconia Tab A100 is the first 7-inch Android Honeycomb tablet available, where most tablets are currently 10-inch devices.
Specification wise the Acer Iconia Tab A101 / A101 as a 7-inch 1024 x 600 pixel display, is powered by the dual core Nvidia Tegra 2 platform, has 512MB of DDR2 RAM, 8GB of storage, front 2MP and rear 5MP camera, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, 802.11b/g/n WiFi, MicroSD card reader, micro USB ports and a HDMI output.
It has a 1530mAh 11.3W battery, weighs 450g, and has a thickness of 13.11mm.