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Acer Iconia W4-820

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the responsiveness and battery. The portability and usability also get good comments. Many are negative about the build quality. There are some mixed comments about the value for money.

screen, usability, portability, battery, responsiveness

build quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Tablets the Acer Iconia W4-820 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: review summary for Acer Iconia W4-820


alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Acer Iconia W4-820 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Tablet Computers on

performance, portability, screen, usability, sound

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Acer Iconia W4-820 8.1-inch Tablet (Silver) (Intel Z3740 1.33GHz, 2GB RAM, 64GB Storage, Wi-Fi, BT, Camera, Windows 8)

Expert review by:

Acer Iconia W4 review: After last year’s rocky start, this tablet is finally a good buy


It's a big step up from the original W3, though other than an HDMI-out port it doesn't stand out from the crowd.

Micro HDMI port ; Good benchmark performance

Mediocre display ; Thick and heavy compared to much of the competition ; Comparatively low battery life

Acer’s Iconia W4 is a big step up from its predecessor, but it doesn't stand out among the current crowd of 8-inch Windows tablets.

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Acer Iconia W4-820-2466


The Acer Iconia W4-820-2466 is a bright, compact 8-inch Windows 8 slate tablet. With a full copy of Microsoft Office Home and Student and almost 10 hours of battery life, it's a viable alternative to carrying an ultraportable laptop to class or meetings.

In-Plane Switching (IPS) screen. Micro-HDMI port. Includes Microsoft Office Home and Student. Almost 10 hours of battery life

A bit pricier than rivals. No GPS. No 3G/4G/LTE. Lots of bloatware

The Acer Iconia W4-820-2466 ($379.99, as tested) is an entry-level Windows 8 slate tablet that is small enough to carry around while you attend a day's worth of classes or business meetings. It's not quite a laptop replacement until you add extra...


Consumer review by:

Nice tablet


Get a case for it. It can be slippery. You've been warned.

Works perfectly so far. Wireless works well. Price is good

Screen gets smudged but that's with all touchscreens

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Amazing little tablet


This little gem is smaller than an iPad 2, but can do so much more. I can run desktop applications and hook up USB devices such as keyboard, mice, device programmers (I'm a developer). Additionally, the unit has a MicroSD for memory expansion. At first...

Brilliant screen. Can run legitimate desktop applications

Nothing major

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Win8 tablet that comes complete for use.


Very affordable Win8 compact tablet that comes with HDMI output as very few in market today. The only complain I have is that I could not find any decent or dedicate cover to tablet in US. May have to order from Europe.This product is... responsive...

HDMI output and Win8 button in front

Can't find a dedicate cover for unit

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Best of the 8inch Tablets


I've tested 3 other tablets and the W4 is the best one right now. Nice upgrade to the screen and processor.Check out a full review with benchmarks over at ModoGiz.comThis product is... responsive touch screen, easy to set up, lightning fast, A nice...

Screen, battery life, processor, HDMI out

All plastic construction, meh speakers

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Easy to Use, Battery Life, Display Screen, Lightweight, Easy to Set Up, Performance

value, Quality

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it is awesome to listen to music and entertain the kids:). it all so records your favorite moments or the should get it:D.

Easy to Use, Battery Life, Display Screen, Lightweight, Easy to Set Up, Performance

value, Quality

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer: No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Flash Hard Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:2 in 1 Card Reader
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen:10-Point Touch / 5-Point Touch / Multi Touch
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 8


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Intel ® HD GPU


Chipset Brand:Intel®
Chipset Type:Unknown
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:Z3740