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Good: fast browsing it has replaced the laptop except for cd/dvd discs
Bad: slow to boot up, wont play all of my video files, but still surfing for great apps/widgets
Comment: I have almost completely ditched the laptop I only need it for bigger file saves and storage although just purchased WD mypassport portable drive to try with it. hopefully video will be a lot more portable from now on
Good: It work very fast.
Bad: On/Off takes a litte long time
Comment: I think this is the best tablet ever
Comment: Acer a500 has ports ( USB, MINI USB , HDMI , MICRO SD ) which makes transfering files from one device to another as easy as plugging your USB flash drive in. unlike the ipad which needs you to sync to your computer to get to your files.
Bad: Runs android
Comment: Have never used it and already know I don't want it
Good: looks good...easy to use, great apps.
Comment: bought it today and think its awesome, i have an acer desktop and monitor as well and thought this would compliment it great...i was right, Ive never used android before so its taking a little getting used to but its not hard to figure out....all in all a great piece of kit...
Good: USB port, wide screen
Bad: Cannot watch BBC iPlayer and videos on Facebook
Comment: On the whole its a pretty good pad but although you can watch videos on YouTube you cannot watch embedded YouTube vids people post to FB or watch BBC iPlayer and other such things. It says you have to download Flash from the Market but when you try to it says that you cannot download for the device. All the ads for the device say you can, but you cant.
Good: Great price
Bad: Not alot
Comment: This has come down again in price for those looking to buy this :) - amzn.to/ktF2hZ
Good: Display. Speed. Design. Number of ports.
Comment: 100% satisfied :-)
Bad: andoriod market
Comment: Yes its a bit weighty and yes the screen is great but the real issue is Android Market, which for the Acer is absolutely hopeless.
About 90% of apps (free and paid) can't be downloaded and all you get is an error message saying "Can't be downloaded in your country" or "Not available for your device".
There is said to be a work around using a free app, but guess what, you can't download that either.
There's a fair amount of chat on the android forums about this from all over the world. Acer says its a google problem and google have now at least stopped saying its a hardware problem. Not that that means they're doing anything about it.
I mean you can't even download adobe flash or skype, so what's the point.
Good: The big display
Bad: Android OS
Comment: I bought an APED in January 2011. This is extremely difficult to download any APPS. youtube never worked. My friend has an IPAD. I will choose IPAD rather than have Android OS's Tablet. Sorry ACER!!!
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