Acer Iconia Tab W3-810

  • Acer Iconia Tab W3-810
68
Based on 28 scores, 53 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
    7
  • Bad:
    11

Pros:

  • Windows 8 works well in portrait mode.
  • Good battery life.
  • Windows 8.1 update coming soon.

Cons:

  • Terrible display.
  • Bulky and heavy.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Engadget on 74

In addition to its portable, easy-to-hold form factor, the W3's long battery life and reasonable price make it a great value among Windows...

By InfoWorld on 71

Billed as "the world's first 8-inch Windows tablet," the Acer Iconia W3 is proof that getting there first isn't always the most important achievement. The W3 puts size and portability ahead of most everything else -- but not always to its advantage. For...

By Good Gear Guide on 60

Acer's Iconia W3 tablet will appeal to those of you who have longed for a tiny Windows 8 tablet. It's an Atom-based device with a low screen resolution and it should be used strictly for consumption tasks such as Web browsing, watching video, listening...

By fatducktech.com on

The Acer Iconia W3 is an 8.1 inch tablet with exceptional battery life, and remarkable performance. It's remarkable, however, for all the wrong reasons.Windows 8 eschewed the older Windows interface — not entirely, but certainly that was seen as the...

By Gadget Guy Australia on 70

Can the eighth iteration of Windows be properly contained inside of an 8 inch tablet? Acer is the first to try this combination, bringing the full power of Windows 8 down to a size that can be held and used in one hand. Acer sure dabbles in a lot of...

By booredatwork.com on

Acer has the world's first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet with the Iconia W3 tablet . The W3 is powered by Intel Atom Clover Trail 72760 chip has a dual-core processor with 2GB of RAM and a clock speed of 1.8GHz, meaning the tablet is zippy enough to handle...

By MobileTechReview on 70

If you're a sys admin or sales type that needs networking programs or Windows-based x86 programs to get your job done, the Acer Iconia W3 is temptingly hyper-portable and affordable. Once you've installed your Windows programs and finished with the...

By Computer Shopper on 50

As the first 8-inch-class tablet running Windows 8, the Iconia W3 shows the promise of such a compact slate. However, its strong battery life isn't enough to offset this tablet's poor display and extra weight....

By PC Mag on 60

The Acer Iconia W3 is the first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet, offered at an affordable price, but this little tablet falls...

By Ubergizmo on

good) Being the first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet means Acer has set a precedent not only to itself but to other companies who want to deliver the same kind of device in the future. The Acer Iconia W3 may not be the best Windows 8 tablet out there, but...

By NotebookCheck on 85

The overall performance of the small Iconia is very good. It offers long battery runtimes , has a decent build quality and can execute x86 applications . The CPU performance is not overwhelming but sufficient for tablet applications and simple x86...

By The Verge on 39

For Acer, it’s back to the drawing board. A refreshed W3 with an IPS display would be a good start, and losing some of the unnecessary weight would also help make this device a little more appealing. Hold onto your dollars until we start to see better 7- and 8-inch Windows tablets.

By CNET Australia on 70

The smaller 8-inch Windows 8 tablet is a form worth exploring, and the Acer Iconia W3 can be fun to use, but it's also buggy and held back by shortcuts and lackluster...

By theregister.co.uk on

Win a top of the range HP Spectre laptop Add-ons and accessories In keeping with PC OEMs' habit, Acer has also loaded up the Iconia W3 with a bunch of Windows Store apps, including such popular apps as Amazon, Encyclopedia Britannica, Hulu Plus,...

By SlashGear on

While we’ve yet to see any company bring the full-powered mini-tablet with high-definition display to Windows 8 that we desire – or at least desire to see – Acer currently leads the pack with this machine.

By PC Pro on 50

An ugly first attempt at a compact Windows tablet, although strong performance raises hopes of better things to...

By LaptopMag on 70

While the screen could be better, the Acer Iconia W3-810 offers a full Windows 8 experience, Microsft Office and long battery life in a portable 8-inch...

By Trusted Reviews on

What is the Acer Iconia W3? The first portrait-aspect Windows 8 tablet is here. The Acer Iconia W3 is an 8.1-inch Windows tablet that costs significantly less than the Microsoft Surface RT at £279. However, there are a few compromises involved with this...

By The Inquirer on

Surprising nobody and pretty much confirming what we already knew, the firm's president Jim Wong took to the stage at a press event on Monday and told the crowd that the Iconia W3 aims to "bring the desktop into one...

By TechRadar on

Despite what Microsoft says, Windows 8 devices aren't flying off the shelves right now, with the tablet market proving to be a particularly tough nut to crack. Enter Acer and its newly-unveiled 8.1-inch Windows 8 microslab. Yes, this is the smallest...