ZOL has published someone’s disassembly of the Acer Iconia A1-830 [Google Translate].
What’s immediately apparent is that although this comes from China, the build quality is superior to most Chinese tablets. There’s no black tape all over the place:
True dual speakers for the dual speaker grilles on the back (unlike the Vido 3G):
This accounts for the A1-830 camera doing a good job:
Ducati! I tried to chase that down but came up empty aside from a site that sells Acer replacement parts.
It doesn’t look to me as if Acer just slapped their name on a Chinese OEM tablet. This is superior quality to every other disassembled domestic Chinese tablet I’ve seen. The A1-830 sells cheap but wasn’t made cheap.
Combined with the demos I saw on HSN, this tablet is very impressive for the price.
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