Acer Predator 8 Review and Specifications
OS, hardware and RAM
Acer launched their latest flagship Acer Predator 8 in India with attractive specifications and price. The tablet is running on Android v5.1 (Lollipop) OS with powerful 2.4GHz Quad-core processor. It has dedicated graphics processing unit(Intel HD Graphics (Gen 8 LP)) for video and graphics enhancement. It has 2 GB RAM for processor data acceleration. The company added Accelerometer, proximity and light sensor in this tablet for better user experience.
|Operating System (OS)||Android v5.1 (Lollipop) OS|
|Chipset||Intel Atom x7-Z8700|
|GPU||Intel HD Graphics (Gen 8 LP)|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, proximity, light sensor|
Acer Predator 8 is Wi-Fi only tablet. There is no SIM card slot for voice or data communication. You can use Wi-Fi hotspot of 3G dongles for internet connectivity.
|SIM Type||No SIM|
|Mobile Network||2G: No|
Display and camera
The tablet has 8 Inches IPS capacitive touchscreen with zero air gap technology and 100% NTSC color gamut with 1920 x 1200 Pixels resolutions. For preventing scratch and other physical damages, no display protection is available in this tablet. Acer offers 5 MP rear and 2 MP front facing camera. The camera features are Autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama etc.
|Display Size and resolutions||8 Inches, 1920 x 1200 Pixels resolutions|
|Display technology||IPS capacitive touchscreen with zero air gap technology and 100% NTSC color gamut|
|Rear camera||5 MP|
|Front camera||2 MP|
|Camera features||Autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama|
Storage and local connectivity
The storage capacity available in this tablet is 32 GB / 64 GB and this storage can be further extendable up to 128GB by using micro SD card. Used version 2.0 with OTG support USB port for physical connectivity. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot etc are the other important services and used A-GPS for better navigation experience.
|Inbuilt Storage||32 GB / 64 GB|
|MicroSD card Support||up to 128GB|
|Physical Connectivity /USB||microUSB v2.0|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot|
Battery, dimensions, multi-media and preinstalled applications
The tablet has Li-Ion battery. It can provide long standby and talktime. The dimension of this tablet is 8.7x 5 x 0.34 inches. Total device weight is 500 grams. FM Radio is available in this tablet and the list of supporting audio and video file formats are: MP3, AAC, WMA, AMR,3GP, MP4, WMV, FLV. Some inbuilt apps are added to this tablet for providing better user service.
|Battery capacity||Li-Ion battery|
|Dimension||8.7x 5 x 0.34 inches|
|Supported audio file formats||MP3, AAC, WMA, AMR|
|Supported video file formats||3GP, MP4, WMV, FLV|
Acer Predator 8 Price in India on 02 January 2017 is Rs. 19,990/-