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Acer Iconia Tablet A500, Apple iPad 2 16GB Wifi
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Acer Iconia Tablet A500

Apple iPad 2 16GB Wifi

 Buttons  Home, Keyguard, Volume  
 Operating system Android 3.0 (Honeycomb)  Apple IOS 4  
 release year 2011 2011  
 Internal storage space 16GB 16 GB  
 Internal storage space (type) Flash memory/SSD  Flash memory/SSD  
 Memory card readers Yes No   
 Compatible memory cards MicroSD/TransFlash, MicroSDHC    
 Including memory card No No   
 Maximum amount of memory 16GB    
 Graphics processor Yes Yes   
 Graphics processor type GeForce ULP  PowerVR SGX543MP2  
 Processor core type Dual Core  Dual Core  
 Processor speed 1,000 Mhz  1,000 Mhz  
 SoC (System on Chip) Nvidia Tegra 2  Apple A5  
 Type of processor ARM Cortex-A9  ARM Cortex-A9  
 Power supply
 Battery capacity 3,260 mAh     
 Battery life 10 h  10 h  
 battery type  Li-polymer  
 Memory Speed  1,066 Mhz  
 RAM size 1,024 MB   512 MB  
 Type of memory DDR2 DDR2  
 Image properties
 Backlight LED (Light emitting diode)  LED (Light emitting diode)  
 Pivot function Yes Yes   
 Type Automatic Automatic  
 Scratch resistant display Yes Yes   
 Screen resolution 1280x800 pixels  1024x768 pixels  
 Screen size 10.1 inches  9.7 inches  
 Simultaneous touch points 3+ Multi-touch  3+ Multi-touch  
 Type of technology Capacitive  Capacitive  
 Built in GPS navigation Yes No   
 Integrated geotagging Yes No   
 Type of GPS A-GPS    
 Built-in internet services Facebook, Flickr, Skype, Twitter, YouTube  Facebook, Skype, Twitter, YouTube  
 Dimensions (WxHxD) 13.3 260 177 mm  185.7 241.2 8.8 mm  
 Weight 730 g  601 g  
 Colour Black, Silver  Black, White  
 FM radio No No   
 Supported audio files AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, FLAC, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WAV (PCM), WMA  AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless, MP3, WAV (PCM)  
 Supported image files BMP, GIF, JPEG / JPG, PNG, TIFF  GIF, JPEG / JPG, TIFF  
 Supported video files AVC(HD), AVI, DivX, DivX HD, H.263, H.264, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV, WMV9 HD (VC-1), Xvid, 3GP/3GPP  AVI, H.264, MJPEG, MOV, MPEG4  
 HDMI Yes No   
 Headphone output Yes Yes   
 Microphone input No No   
 S/PDIF out No No   
 USB Yes No   
 Charging via USB No No   
 USB 2.0 ports 2 pc    
 USB 3.0 ports No No   
 USB ports (total) 2 pc    
 VGA out No No   
 DLNA certified Yes No   
 Type Controller, Server    
 Dockable No Yes   
 Keyboard dock included No No   
 3G (UMTS) Yes No   
 Support media sharing Yes Yes  
 Wireless network Yes Yes   
 Web and email functions Email Client, Push mail  Email Client  
 Support for IP technology Yes Yes  
 Supports NFC No No   
 Network connection No No   
 IR No No   
 GPRS Yes No   
 Frequency band No No  
 EDGE No No   
 Built-in FM transmitter    
 Version 2.1+EDR  2.1+EDR  
 Bluetooth profile A2DP A2DP, AVRCP  
 Bluetooth Yes Yes   
 Speed (up)    
 Speed (down)    
 HSPA No No   
 Type 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n  802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n  
 Built-in camera Yes Yes   
 Auto focus Yes Yes   
 Built-in flash Yes No   
 Flash type    
 Digital zoom (still image)  5 times  
 Efficient numbers of pixels 5 megapixels    
 Maximum resolution (still) 2592x1944 pixels    
 Number of cameras 2 pc   2 pc  
 Resolution 2nd Camera 1280x1024 (SXGA) pixels  640x480 pixels  
 Video recorder Yes Yes   
 Digital zoom (video)    
 Maximum number of fps when recording 30 fps  30 fps  
 Maximum resolution (video) 1280x720 pixels  1280x720 pixels  
 Lamp No No   
 Audio features
 Built-in microphone Yes Yes   
 Built-in speakers Stereo  mono  
 Product page    
Price 42,500-Rs 41,999-Rs