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Acer launches Iconia B1 Android Jelly Bean Tablet in India

New Delhi, Jan 17 (): Acer has launched its Acer Iconia B1 7” tablet with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system in India at a price tag of Rs. 7,999.

This tablet is one of the budget 7″ devices to launch in India.  The launch was announced last week at CES 2013.

The Acer Iconia B1 comes with 7” capacitive multi-touch display with a resolution of 1024 X 600 pixels and 182 ppi pixel density. The tablet is powered with 1.2 GHz dual-core Mediatek MT 8317T processor and 512 MB RAM.

This tablet features 8 GB of internal storage and can be expanded up to 32 GB via the micro SD slot. The tablet has a front-facing VGA camera with 0.3-megapixel for video calls, Skype etc. For connectivity it has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth v4.0.

Other features include Accelerometer sensors, GPS and Micro USB v2.0. Iconia B1 is loaded with a 2,710 mAh battery and this device will provide up to 8 hours of battery backup.

Key Specifications of Acer Iconia B1

  • 7” capacitive multi-touch display
  • 1024 X 600 pixels resolution
  • 182ppi pixel density
  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
  • 1.2GHz dual-core processor
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 8GB of internal storage expanded up to 32 GB
  • VGA camera with 0.3-megapixel
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth
  • GPS
  • 3.5 mm audio jack
  • MicroUSB v2.0
  • LI-Po 2710 mAh battery
  • Size: 197.4 x 128.5 x 11.3 mm
  • Weight 320 gms

Mr. S. Rajendran, Chief Marketing Officer, Acer India, said during the launch that the tablet market has been one of the fastest growing segments and has potential to grow even further in 2013 and Iconia B1 is a product that is geared to exceed consumer expectations while guaranteeing a wholesome experience.

It is available in India through Acer’s strong channel partner network. Being a budget tablet, Acer Iconia B1 Tab has decent specifications.