4.6 out of 10 based on 815 reviews

Acer Iconia Tab A500

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  • User Score (610)
    8.2 8.2 from 610 reviewers
  • Expert Score (36)
    7.2 7.2 from 36 reviewers
  • Value for money (3)
    4.6 4.6 from 3 reviewers
  • Features (3)
    4.7 4.7 from 3 reviewers
  • Performance (5)
    3.5 3.5 from 5 reviewers
  • Sound quality (9)
    5.1 5.1 from 9 reviewers
  • Overall quality (2)
    4.2 4.2 from 2 reviewers
  • Battery performance (11)
    5.4 5.4 from 11 reviewers
  • Display (12)
    5.3 5.3 from 12 reviewers
  • Weight (3)
    5.5 5.5 from 3 reviewers
  • Ergonomics (2)
    4.2 4.2 from 2 reviewers
  • Portability (2)
    3.6 3.6 from 2 reviewers
  • Gaming performance (2)
    1.2 1.2 from 2 reviewers
  • Build quality (9)
    5.9 5.9 from 9 reviewers
  • Connectivity (3)
    3.7 3.7 from 3 reviewers
  • Keyboard (2)
    2.3 2.3 from 2 reviewers
  • Temperature (2)
    5.0 5.0 from 2 reviewers
  • Camera (8)
    5.0 5.0 from 8 reviewers
  • Multimedia (8)
    5.9 5.9 from 8 reviewers
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Users:
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7-8
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5-6
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3-4
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  • Expert Reviews

  1. Geekzone

    Geekzone
    19 May 2011

    One of the first Android 3 Honeycomb devices to be available in New Zealand, the Acer Iconia A500 tablet is a beautiful thing and it was fun to have it around in the last couple of weeks. Read more

  2. Delimiter.au

    Delimiter.au
    26 June 2018

    The Iconia Tab is neither a standout device like Apple’s iPad or Samsung’s 7″ Galaxy Tab, nor a tank of a product like Telstra’s T-Touch Tab. It’s a modern Honeycomb tablet which sits squarely in the middle of the spectrum. Read more

  3. Good Gear Guide

    Good Gear Guide
    7.5/10
    15 April 2011

    The Acer Iconia A500 is a little on the chunky side, but potential buyers may be happy to make the sacrifice in return for USB and HDMI-out connectivity. Read more

    • Sturdy and well constructed design, USB and HDMI-out ports, Android Honeycomb 3.0 OS
    • A little chunky and heavy, Screen difficult to see in sunlight
  4. Ausdroid

    Ausdroid
    7 May 2011

    When you think of Android, Acer might not have the brand name clout of the bigger names such as HTC or Samsung, but where they have been strong is in the Netbook sector. Perhaps it is that success that has brought Acer’s first Android Tablet offering to market, with the Acer Iconia A500. Read more

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