Acer Iconia W700 is an Ultrabook in a tablet’s body, like Microsoft Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet. Its aluminum back is flat with slightly rounded edges and feels good to hold. It is a bit less responsive to touch input during using.
Here is hardware specs comparison on Acer Iconia W700 vs Microsoft Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet.
|Device Name||Microsoft Surface Pro||Acer Iconia W700|
|Accessories||Stereo speakers, stylus, touch or type keyboard cover||The W700 comes with a decent external Bluetooth keyboard, but no mouse.
A docking cradle allows you to prop up the tablet in either landscape or portrait mode.
Removable kickstand on the back
|Price||Starting at $899||Starting at $999.99|
|Display Resolution||1920 x 1080(208 ppi)||1980 x 1080(190 ppi)|
|Display||10.6 inch||11.6 inch|
|RAM||4 GB Dual Channel||4GB 1600MHz DDR3 (non-upgradeable)|
|CPU||Intel Core i5||Intel Core 1.7GHz i5-3317U (Turbo up to 2.6GHz)|
|GPU||Intel HD Graphics 4000|
|Storage||64GB or 128GB||128GB solid-state drive|
|Ports||Full-size USB 3.0, microSDXC card slot, Headset jack, Mini DisplayPort, Cover port||1x USB 3.0, micro HDMI, headphones|
|Cameras||Two 720p HD LifeCams, front- and rear-facing with TruColor||5.0MP camera, webcam|
|Weight||907 g||950 g|
|OS||Windows 8 Pro||Windows 8 64-bit|