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Acer's 8.1 Inch Iconia W3 Windows 8 Tablet Now Available in the US Starting at $350


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Folks in the U.S. who are interested in picking up the Acer 8.1-inch Iconia W3 Windows 8 Tablet will be pleased to know that it is available for online ordering at Staples and Office Depot. Office Depot has the 32GB storage version of the device for $349.99, while Staples has the 64GB version for $429.99. Here's a spec refresh,
  • 8.1 inch capacitive LCD multitouch display that offers a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Windows 8 Pro
  • Dual-core Intel Atom Z2760 clocked at 1.8 GHz, which includes hyperthreading and comes with a built-in Intel HD graphics
  • Dual channel 2GB RAM
  • 2 MP camera in front and rear
  • 32 and 64 GB internal storage options that is expandable by additional 32 GB via microSD card
  • A micro-HDMI port
  • USB 2.0 port and 802.11b/g/n WiFi
  • Includes Microsoft Office 2013 edition pre-installed
  • 8-hour battery life.
Here are a couple of links to grab one today,

Source: Office Depot & Staples

Tom T

New Member
I ordered the 64gig version from Office Depot, delivery expected Thursday the 27th. $399 seems insanely reasonable for this combination of hardware and software.

Tom T

New Member
Just got confirmation my Acer W3 is out for delivery today, so I will know a lot more about this tablet tonight.