Dell and Acer have just launched Windows 8.1 powered tabs Venue 8 Pro and Iconia W4. Both tablets are powered with Intel Atom processor and IPS Display to make better performance and better on screen result. Tablets can be used as laptop with keyboard stylus and there is little difference between both devices. Windows 8.1 tabs have 8 inch IPS display screen of same quality same RAM. OS of devices is also same and both tablets got good connectivity options. Let’s check full specs of tabs.
Specs Comparison of Dell Venue 8 Pro and Acer Iconia W4:
|Display Screen||8 inch full HD capacitive IPS display screen of 1280 x 800p resolution and pixel density of 189 ppi. It is multitouch enabled.||8 inch multitouch display screen with resolution of 1280×800 pixels with IPS technology. Its pixel density is 189 ppi.|
|Processor||1.8 GHz Intel Atom (Dual Core) processor based on Atom Z3740D chipset. It has Intel Gen 7 graphic processor of to improve graphics.||1.8 GHz Quad core Bay Trail (Intel Atom Z3740) processor with Intel HD Graphics for more better display quality.|
|RAM||2 GB of RAM (DDR3).||2 GB of RAM LPDDR3 RAM.|
|Storage Space||32 GB and 64 GB of internal Storage with SD card expansion of 64 GB.||32 GB and 64 GB internal Storage Space which is expandable via SD card of 32 GB.|
|Operating System||Microsoft Windows 8.1.||Microsoft Windows 8.1 x86 operating system.|
|Camera||5 megapixels primary camera. 1.2 megapixels front camera for video calling.||5 megapixel rear facing camera with autofocus and HDR. 2 megapixel camera is given on front side.|
|Battery||4830 mAh battery (Non Removable).||8 hours battery timing in presence of 4960 mAh battery.|
|Connectivity||3G (Optional), WiFi, LTE (Optional), Bluetooth v4.0, 3.5 mm jack for audio, microUSB.||Bluetooth v4.0, micro HDMI port, microSD card, microUSB port, Stereo Speakers, GPS, USB 2.0.|
|Weight||0.87 pounds or 0.39 KG.||430 grams.|
|Thickness||8.9 mm or 0.35 inch.||0.4 inch or 10 mm.|
|Colors||Black and Red.||Black silver.|
|Price||$249 online.||$380 with 64 GB and $330 with 32 GB inner space, 26,999 and 24,999 rupees in India.|
|Status||Released and available (October 2013).||Released (December 2013) and available for Sale.|
All specs of both Windows 8.1 powered tabs are now in front of you. Both devices have almost same specs but there is some difference between prices. Dell Venue 8 Pro is looking some better than Acer Iconia w4 if we see price tag. Venue 8 Pro is lighter and thinner than Iconia W4 which makes it attractive. You can also have more storage with Dell’s device.
Acer Iconia W4 is also better and this is heavier than Dell’s tablet in terms of Connectivity and Battery. It also has some better processor and 2 megapixels front camera which is bigger than 1.2 megapixels front camera of Dell Venue 8 Pro. Both devices have same operating system of Microsoft Windows 8.1, Camera, internal storage and same IPS display screen.
There is some difference in price of both tablets and Dell’s Venue 8 Pro has low price than its competitor which is very big attraction point for buyers. Acer Iconia W4 is looking some better in terms of Specs but you’ll have to pay more for it. So if you want windows 8.1 tab with low price than you should buy Dell Venue 8 Pro tablet but if you need very good tablet with very impressive hardware than you must choose Acer Iconia W4. Purchase your device and enjoy. Have a nice day!