Acer Iconia Tab A500 arrives officially in the US (Cool Specifications)

Acer America today debuts the Acer Iconia Tab A500 in the United States and announces that it is available for pre-order online exclusively from Best Buy.

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 is the company's first 10.1-inch tablet running Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) in the new Acer Iconia family of tablets for North America. The 10.1-inch multi-touch screen provides accurate finger-tip control for personal access to applications, games and entertainment.

The tablet provides an enhanced level of performance with its NVIDIA Tegra 250 1GHz dual-core processor and integrated GeForce GPU that lets customers enjoy HD gaming, 1080p video and faster browsing, as well as running multiple applications, digital media playback and flash-based sites, games and applications.

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 was built for usability on-the-go. Its slim and modern aluminum design weighs only 1.69 pounds and measures only 0.52-inches thin. It also includes forward and rear-facing cameras for capturing videos and photos as well as video conferencing.

A Best Buy exclusive, the Acer Iconia Tab A500 with WiFi is now available for pre-order online at and may be pre-ordered in stores beginning April 14.

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 with WiFi will be available in stores and online beginning April 24. The Acer Iconia Tab A500 has a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $449.99.