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Acer C6 Liquid Express Coming to Orange UK

Orange have outed a forthcoming Android handset, the Acer C6 Liquid Express that is believed to be the Acer E320. Although it runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread, it comes with a

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AT&T Announces $329.99 Acer Iconia Tab A501 for September 18

AT&T announced early this morning that they will soon be offering the Acer Iconia Tab A501 tablet.  Due this coming Sunday, September 18th, the carrier will be selling the Honeycomb

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Gateway Now Offering 10-inch A60 Honeycomb Tablet for $399

Gateway has become the latest hardware maker to toss their name into the Android tablet ring. Featuring a 10.1-inch display, NVIDIA dual-core Tegra 2 CPU, 5-megapixel camera, 16GB internal storage

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Acer Bows liquidmini Ferrari Edition

So you’re a big fan of Ferrari huh?  How do you show your love?  No, we’re not talking about leather jackets or bedroom posters, although both are a classy move.

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up 8-15-11

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from the last week, shall we?  There was plenty to talk about in the world of Android,

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Acer Iconia A100 Arrives on Shelves as First 7-inch Honeycomb Tablet

Acer’s Iconia A100 goes on sale in retail stores around the country today, ushering in the era of 7-inch Honeycomb tablets.  Offered in 8GB ($329.99) and 16GB ($349.99) versions, the

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Acer Cooking Up Another Android Tablet?

Acer is one of the leading tech companies in the world, and a few months ago, they launched their first ever Honeycomb tablet, the Acer Iconia. It looks like Acer is

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Acer Iconia Tab to be Sold at Target?

It is certainly a sign that tablet computing is getting be a deep part of culture when we see penetration into retail department stores. We may have a sign of that from our friends over at Android Central. They received a tip from on of their readers consisting of an image of an Acer Iconia Tab box, labeled with a Target non-retail sticker.

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Acer Announces Competitvley Priced Honeycomb Tablet Pre-Order Open Now

One of the biggest issues that I have had with tablets like the Xoom is that while they are awesome eye candy, and I certainly want one, I believe Motorola

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Leaked Staples Lineup Shows Eight Android Tablets Due by June

Staples looks to be the place to go this year for Android tablets. The office retailer is forecasting at least eight Android tablets by June with five of them running Honeycomb.

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Acer Expecting to Release Quad-Core 10-Inch Android Tablet by Mid-Year

You know that line in The Social Network where Justin Timberlake’s character says, “…a million dollars is not cool. You know what is cool? A billion dollars”? That the first thing I thought of when I learned that Acer plans to release Android-based tablets in 2011 with Intel’s Sandy Bridge processors. Yup, that’s quad-core prowess they are talking about.

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Acer beTouch E140 Officially Announced

Acer is working on their affordable Android line, the beTouch series. What we do know for sure is that it’s running Android 2.2 (FroYo), has a 2.8″ QVGA screen, a 3.2 megapixel camera and a 600MHz processor. Not exactly a top of the line phone, but for about 200€ (about US$ 268) you really can’t go wrong.

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DigiTimes: Acer, Asustek Computer, Toshiba and Samsung to Use Tegra 2 for Tablets in 2011

The NVIDIA Tegra 2 chipset is poised to become the de facto benchmark for mobile processors in the new year. Already expected on a number of devices such as the LG Star and Motorola tablet, DigiTimes says we should add Acer, Asustek Computer, Toshiba and Samsung to the list.

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Acer’s Lanci Predicting Victory in Tablet War in Two Years

I believe the quote that I am looking for comes from Top Gun, “Son, you’re ego is writing checks your body can’t cash” in reference to the news that Acer’s CEO Gianfranco Lanci is predicting that Acer’s tablet division, which makes both Android and Windows tablets are going to go take over Apple’s early lead in the tablet market.

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Acer’s Nameless 4.8-inch Phone

That didn’t take long. We have the official press release for the Acer handset that was just announced about an hour ago. For some strange reason, Acer has yet to name their new 4.8-inch smart phone.