Acer Iconia A1-830 Android tablet review

Acer has made a great 7.9in tablet, but it lingers behind its established rivals.

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  • Expert Rating

    3.25 / 5
  • User Rating

    4.50 / 5 (of 1 Review)
  • Price

    $ 249.00 (AUD)

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4.5

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Pros
Everything but maximum screen brightness!
Cons
As mentioned slightly lower maximum screen brightness compared to Ipad mini
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Totally happy customer! Runs everything that i throw at it, runs smooth, quick, very fluid! Screen has the same resolution as the Ipad mini's but with better contrast ratio and deeper maximum black level!
If you like the Ipad mini, get this! Does all the things just as smooth as all my family and friends Ipad mini's can, yet costs less! This tablet has a better looking screen (except for slightly lower maximum brightness compared to the Ipad mini) with better contrast ratio and deeper blacks than the Ipad mini, with the same aspect ratio and screen resolution as the Ipad mini! My Isheep friends who are normally anti anything not Apple (they drive me nuts with it sometimes), where not only amazed this was not an Ipad (it does look similar with the alloy back and screen ratio) but they freaked when they realized the screen looked better when indoors than their Ipad mini's, and it could do all that their Ipad mini's could (including read e-pubs lol) for only $197 from Officeworks! My sister who owns the Ipad mini with retina display could only stand in awe and say "wow" at screen quality of this tablet (vibrant colors, deep blacks) and say in a grumpy tone "well mine does have better resolution!" When i told her the price i paid and that i had a Micro SD card full of movies in my tablet she mumbled on about "icloud" and how via WiFi she could view her movies on her Ipad!" Ipad mini eater!

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