Acer Iconia Tab A501

  • Acer Iconia Tab A501
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  • Comfortable size, long battery life.
  • Fast and powerful, 4G connectivity a welcome addition, Superb display quality
  • Android Gingerbread, Excellent Browsing Experience, Very Sturdy Build, Large Screen, HDMI Port


  • Limited preloaded software, short cables
  • Low quality cameras, Tons of bloatware, Ships with dated Android 3.0

Expert reviews and ratings

By on -

It's been a while since we published an overview of the current tablet market. With the holidays around the corner, we collected all of the tablets we've tested and that are still available, and created an overview of what's what. If you want to buy a...

By Government Computer News on -

550 Related coverage: Tools could be Androids, iPhones on government networks Blackberry enterprise system supports iPhones, AndroidsWe were pleased to find a lot of ports packed into that small, thin frame on the A501. In addition to the headphone...

By on 70

Given that the A501 is exactly the same device as the A500, just with an AT&T 4G connection, this is a very minor upgrade. People that weren't fans of the original tablet aren't going to be converted here, unless they're desperate for a decent (but not...

By ThinkDigit on 70

At a price of Rs. 32,990, the Iconia Tab A501 is a bit of a mixed bag in terms of the overall package. Good performance, nice device for web browsing, good battery life and solid build quality are the positives. However, the reflective display and...

By Engadget HD on -

We waited nearly the entire summer for the Acer Iconia Tab A501 to break daylight. Now that it's finally shone its uber-glossy face, we were anxious to see if the "4G" HSPA+ model is worth the extra coin (or two year ball-and-chain,...

By PCWorld India on 75

The Acer Iconia Tab A501 is an Android Honeycomb tablet powered by a dual-core 1GHz Nvidia Tegra 2 processor....

By cnet on 63

The Acer Iconia Tab A501 4G (AT&T) is the A500 with HSPA+ connectivity at a very competitive price compared with other 4G tablets; however, its adherence to Android 3.0 limits its...

By SlashGear on -

Is this the tablet for you? Are you an ACER fan and just love the brushed aluminum design, or have you been waiting for a 3G/4G tablet that wont break the bank like the Xoom? While there is many tablets on the Android market that are thinner,...

By PC Mag on 60

The Acer Iconia Tab A501 (AT&T) is a solid tablet that offers nationwide connectivity through AT&T, but don't be fooled: this isn't a "4G" tablet....

International Review By TecnoZoom on 80

L'Acer ICONIA A501 è un ottimo tablet, basato sul sistema operativo più apprezzato del momento. Tra le caratteristiche spiccano la qualità della fotocamera, la presenza di una fotocamera frontale, il processore potente, la porta HDMI, la rete UMTS e...

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

Het is al even geleden dat we een overzichtsartikel hebben gepubliceerd van wat er op de tabletmarkt te koop is. Met de feestdagen voor de deur hebben we alle tablets die we hebben getest en die nog verkrijgbaar zijn op een rijtje gezet. Zo wordt de...

International Review By on -

Video review: Acer'ın 10.1 inç tablet çözümü Iconia Tab A501′i kullandık ve deneyimlerimizi...

International Review By on 77

За последний год планшетные компьютеры вышли из небытия и превратились в популярные и востребованные устройства. После того как в начале 2010 г. свет увидел первый iPad компании Apple, другие производители поняли, что на рынке планшетов стоит делать...

International Review By on 73

Per il suo Tablet Honeycomb anche Acer punta su un brand già noto: sotto il nome Iconia sono già usciti un tablet Windows 7 e un notebook a doppio schermo e, a breve, arriverà anche uno smartphone. La truppa Acer si completa appunto con l'A501, una tra...