Acer Iconia Tab W700

  • Acer Iconia Tab W700
76
Based on 43 scores, 92 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    11
  • Good:
    12
  • Average:
    11
  • Bad:
    9

Pros:

  • Slate tablet form factor.
  • 1080p resolution.
  • Includes cradle and pre-paired keyboard.

Cons:

  • Text and UI are small in desktop mode.
  • Needs Wacom digitizer stylus compatibility for artists and engineers.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Maximum PC on 70

When it comes to tablets, we'd wager that most Maximum PC readers lean toward the x86 variety—in theory, at least. Right? It's the more capable, more flexible option—the natural fit for computer nerds. In fact, with specs that rival an Ultrabook 's, an...

By APC Magazine on 90

Most tablets take after Olympic marathon runners when it comes to their dimensions, with almost zero body fat. The ICONIA isn't one of those anorexic creations. Acer has instead adopted the brutish dimensions of a weight lifter, with a much greater heft...

By TrustedReviews on 60

It's neither a great tablet, nor a great laptop replacement as its battery life is too short and the supplied accessories too cumbersome. The only genuine bright spot is the screen, but it's not enough on its own to convince us.

By tablet-news.com on

The Acer Iconia W700 aka the W7 is basically an ultrabook in a tablet body, because of the high ends specs it sports. We've got a bundled keyboard case with the slate and if you to know the price, the device goes for $700 in the Core i3 64 GB version....

By MobileTechReview on 60

As ever, Acer has managed a bargain with better specs and more goodies in the box than their competitors. What's new are the classy unibody aluminum casing and overall high end specs. This tablet has an excellent full HD display, good performance and...

By Good Gear Guide on 80

Acer's Iconia W700 is fast, well built and comes with a beautiful, Full HD screen. It's the type of tablet Windows users should love. However, its supplied cradle and docking options could be much better -- you only get a couple more USB ports when...

By tbreak.ae on 72

The Acer Iconia W7, like most Windows 8 tablets, will live or die on its hardware, which in turn defines the type of experience users will have. With the Microsoft Surface Pro, you know that the processor is more than enough to multi-task between...

By TechSmart.co.za on

The Windows 8-based Iconia W700 tablet from Acer is strong enough to kick a few notebooks up the backside when it comes to performance and comes with a great screen. Doing the hard work inside the W700 is an Intel Core i3 (second generation 2365M)...

By CoolSmartphone on

Windows 8 has been one of the most intriguing OS launches that I have ever seen. Manufacturers have been given an OS that lends itself to any shape or form that they can think of. Off the back of that we have seen a variety of different shapes, sizes...

By thunderbaylive.com on

Lisa Gade compares the Microsoft Surface Pro with the Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T and the Acer Iconia W700 Windows 8 tablets. All run on Intel Core i5-3317U CPUs with 4 gigs of RAM and have 128 gig SSDs. All have 1080p touchscreens and the Samsung and...

By CNET UK on 80

The Acer Iconia W700 is heftier than a lot slates on the market, but it packs in standard laptop components to deliver some pleasing power for general use. The bundled dock and wireless keyboard allows you to use it as a standard PC at your desk and...

By Expert Reviews on 80

A great Windows 8 tablet, but the cradle and keyboard could be better...

By Channel Pro on 60

Acer delivers a cut-price Windows 8 tablet with a fine Full HD display, but modest performance and plasticky accessories colour its appealRating: 3Average: 3 (1 vote) We've had to wait patiently, but Acer’s Iconia W700 is the first Windows 8 tablet to...

By thunderbaylive.com on

Lisa Gade reviews the Acer Iconia W700 Windows 8 Tablet. Like the MS Surface Pro and Samsung ATIV 700T, this is a full Win 8 64 bit computer with the brains of an Ultrabook. It runs on a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5 CPU with 4 gigs of RAM and a 128 gig SSD...

By PC Pro on 67

Acer delivers a cut-price Windows 8 tablet with a fine Full HD display, but modest performance and plasticky accessories colour its...

By TechRadar AU on 70

You might like... Google Nexus 5: what we want to see The Acer Iconia W700 is certainly a step forward for full-fat Windows tablets, and one of the few we've seen that can genuinely offer the experience of a full laptop and a tablet as well. Devices like...

By Digital Trends on 70

Acer's Iconia W700 is an interesting take on the PC's future that can be surprisingly functional despite its unusual design. We used the docked system to write articles, edit photos, and browse the Web, then un-docked it to play Cut The Rope and watch...

By MobileTechReview on

wise, though they can all be used as tablets or slates, they diverge in convertible options. The Samsung ATIV 700T is the transformer of the lot, with a keyboard dock that makes it feel the most like a small laptop when docked. It's goes for the best of...

By Wired on 60

Since the introduction of Windows 8, manufacturers' focuses have been primarily on convertible laptops and hybrids. Slate tablets have been a bit of an afterthought, and for one big reason: price. Compared to $500 iPads and $200 Nexus 7′s, who in their...

By gadgetshow.channel5.com on 40

We don’t object to the principle of a Windows tablet that turns into a desktop all in one - Microsoft’s own Surface slate pulls it off better than this, and for a better price too. But the Acer Iconia W700 is not the solution to anybody’s problems: a...