Acer Iconia B1 with 7-inch display & Android 4.1 launched in India for Rs.7999

Earlier this month, before the official launch of the Acer Iconia B1, there was a rumor that Acer might launch its 7-inch tablet for Rs.7,999 in the last week of January in the Indian subcontinent. And Acer has now officially launched the Iconia B1 for Indian consumers.


As previously rumored, the Acer Iconia B1 has been priced at Rs.7,999 and packs in a 7-inch display while running on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS out-of-the-box.

The Iconia B1 will arrive with 8 GB of internal storage which could can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD slot. It is powered by a powerful 2710 mAh battery and arrives with a front facing VGA camera for video chats.
The Acer Iconia B1 packs in the following specifications:
  • 7-inch capacitive screen
  • Display resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels
  • 1.2 GHz dual-core MediaTek 8317 processor
  • 512 MB RAM
  • PowerVR SGX 531 GPU
  • 8GB Internal memory
  • Expandable via microSD slot up to 32 GB
  • VGA front facing camera
  • Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS
  • Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, microUSB v2.0
  • 2710 mAh battery

If you were waiting to buy the 7-inch Acer Iconia B1, Acer has made sure to make the tablet available to all prospective buyers through its strong channel partners. The tablet is a decent buy if you are looking for an entry level tablet and do not wish to go in for another tablet offering by an Indian manufacturer.