Acer Iconia Tab A700 User Guide (& A701 Manual)

To be honest, we have to tell you that there is something that remainds inquiry in our mind why the Acer named A700 and A700 for this Iconia Tab. We do understand that A means for Android, the Operating System’s used on the tablet, but what the meaning of 700 and 701? Do you know about this? Tell me in comment.

Silver Black Colors Casing Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 Overview

Silver Black Colors Casing Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 Overview

OK, get to the business. We are here in order to give you a short explanation about Acer Iconia Tab A700 / A700 User Guide and Specifications. Let’s start with the a little talk about the specs of this device.

The Android OS runs on this Iconia is the Android 4.0, also known as Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS). It also mentioned that this tablet would be ready to be upgraded to Jelly Bean Android 4.1 Operating System. Using touch tablet /slate form factory, the Iconia Tab A700 / A701 has 1.47 lb weight and 10.2 x 6.9 x 0.4 inches dimension size. It’s equal to 175 x 260 x 10.96 mm and 777 grams.

Acer Iconia Tab A700 / A701 User Guide Resume

If you are here to find the detail of Specification of Acer Iconia Tab, you can skip this UG Resume section to “Specification” tab section. Here we try to give you a short explanation of some part of the Manual which was written for this tablet.

If you are a new owners of Iconia Tab A700 / A701, you may need to know what the features available on the body of the tablet. Just like it’s shown on the picture below. You will know where the power button location, the card slot cover, reset button, volume control key and if you go to the page 6, 7 and 8 of the PDF Iconia Tab A700 User Guide, you will also find the detail of each keys and features functions.

Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 User Guide Key Features Functions

Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 User Guide - Keys Features Functions

There is an issue available on the User Manual of this gadget which is concerned me. It’s the Frequently Asked Question content which discuss what we should do in case We forgot the Unlock pattern of Iconia Tab A700. Here is the answer: After five time wrong entries, you can reset unlock pattern by Tap Forgotten pattern? and you need to by pass the unlock pattern by using your Google account username and password. If you also forgot this password, the last thing you could do is going to Acer Service Center whichever is available on your local area.

But if you wanna reset to original factory setting aka perform factory data reset you can use a small thin object like a paperclip to press the reset button (see the image above); otherwise: Go to Application menu > Backup & reset > Factory data reset > Reset tablet > Erase everything.

Another tutorial can be seen the overview if you read the “contents” tab section. It including how to use Wi-Fi, pair and setting the bluetooth, use Virtual Private Network, Using Camera, Set the alarm, and many more.

If you see a blank page, just Reload your browser.

Acer Iconia Tab A700 / A701 Technical Specifications

Acer Iconia Tab A700 supports for both Wi-Fi and GSM data network technology. It uses HSDPA 900/2100 Mhz and GSM quad band frequency 850/ 900/ 1800 / 1900 Mhz. For the Wi-Fi it uses WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g/n type which supports Wi-Fi portable hotspot (therefore you can share you 3G connection with others by making the tablet as Wi-Fi router). Having 3G data connection means that you’ll find the tutorial on how to insert the SIM card provider carrier on the User Guide of this Iconia. Bluetooth v2.1, microHDMI, USB are also provided.

Silver Black Colors Casing Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 Panel

Silver Black Colors Casing Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 Panel

The attached battery on this tablet is 2 cell Lithium Polymer battery with 9800 mAh capacity. It’s said that this capacity capable to handle almost 10 hours usage (with 3G connection). It can be charged by using both 220 V AC or 110 V AC with its adapter charger.

Iconia Tab A700/A701 is a 10.1″ (inches) tablet. The display uses TFT LCD Capacitive touchscreen with 16M colors and has 1920 x 1200 pixels resolution. It supports multitouch input, of course. Though, we aren’t sure whether the display screen has coated scratch resistant glass or not.

This tablet has 1GB DDR2 RAM with quad-core 1.3 GHz NVIDIA Tegra3 T30S. The internal memory has 32GB capacity, with optional microSD external storage (sold separately). This device is available for Silver and Black casing body colors. It has 5MP autofocus camera supports video recording up to 720p@30 fps and also attached front facing 1Megapixel fixed focus camera for Video call.

For official specs detail, you can read it at here.

Table of Contents of Acer Iconia Tab A700 / A701 User Guide

Getting to know your tablet
Setting up
Using your tablet
Connecting devices to your tablet
Using a cellular data network (Only for Wi-Fi + 3G models)
Going online
Playing music and video
Managing people and contacts
Using the camera and camcorder
Printing with the tablet
Advanced settings
FAQ and troubleshooting Specifications
End user license agreement

Acer Iconia Tab A700 / A701 User Guide PDF Download

The tutorial below might only needed if you used the Iconia Tab A700/A701 for Wi-Fi+3G version in which you should need to know how you can inserting the SIM card of your Carrier/ Provider. Touch for Installing the microSD card, charging the battery and connecting a USB device to your tablet tutorial are needed by all the version of Iconia Tab A700/A701.

Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 User Guide Insert microSD SIM Card Charge Battery Tutorial

Acer Iconia Tab A700 A701 User Guide - Insert microSD SIM Card Charge Battery Tutorial

And for the User Guide / User Manual of the Iconia Tab A700/A701, just get it below:

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  1. Rene says

    Acer Iconia A701 is with 3G. The same goes for Acer Iconia A500 vs A501 and A210 vs A211. The “1” stands for 3G.

    Rene, Acer

  2. nufael says

    i heard this tablet does not support adobe flash player which mean i will not able to run game or apps that required flash is it true and can it be solve.

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