Acer targets 5 mln tablets shipped in 2013

Wednesday 20 February 2013 | 11:23 CET | News
Acer aims to ship 5 million tablets this year, as well as 2 million smartphones, company president Jim Wong told the Digitimes. For the tablet business, Acer will launch devices covering the entry-level, mid-range and high-end price segments, with its 7-inch Iconia B1 the lowest-end model. Of the estimated 2013 tablet shipments, 15-20 percent will be 7-inch tablets. Acer recently launched the Iconia B1-A71 tablet in Taiwan priced at less than TWD 5,000. Company vice president Scott Lin said the company is already preparing to release new quad-core processor-based 8-inch and 10-inch tablets,

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