We finally able to figure out the relations sheep between Acer Iconia Tab A Series and W Series with its Operating System. Our guess comes to conclusions that the letter “W” and “A” on it series (In this Case Iconia Tab A500 and the one that we already talked about, the Iconia Tab W500) are refer to the name of its Operating System. In W500, the letter W derived from Windows 7 and in A500 for Android Operating Systems.
For the Display Screen, Acer Iconia Tab A500 is exactly use the same size as Acer Iconia Tab W500 that brought out with Touchscreen Display at 10.1 inches in Diameter Diagonal with 1024 x 800 Pixels Resolution. The Display Touchscreen uses LCD Capacitive with 256K colors and has Gyro Sensor, Multi Touch Input, Acer UI, Auto-rotate and Auto Turn Off (Accelerometer and Proximity Sensor Ability).
Actually the Hardware and Features for A500 and A501 all are alike, what make this two distinguishable in on the availability of 3G Data Networks Technology (GPRS EDGE supported an HSDPA up to 7.2Mbps / HSUPA up to 5.76Mbps. If the A500 only uses Wi-Fi, the A501 capable with Wi-Fi and 3G (SIM Card with its Carrier).