8″ Windows 8.1 Tablet Comparison

Two developments are driving the launch of a number of interesting Windows 8 tablets in recent weeks. The official launch of Windows 8.1 and the latest generation of Intel Atom processors, called Baytrail.

In this comparison I want to provide you with a quick view of the most promising products:

  • Acer Iconia W4
  • Dell Venue 8 Pro
  • Lenovo Miix2
  • Toshiba Encore
Product Acer   Iconia W4 Dell   Venue 8 Pro Lenovo   Miix2 Toshiba   Encore
Dimensions(length   x width x thickness) ? x ? X   10.75 216 x   130 x 9 215 x   132 x 8
Weight 412g 395g 349g 450g
Screen   Size 8″ 8″ 8″ 8″
Screen   Resolution 1280×800 1280×800 1280×800 1280×800
Screen  Technology IPS   LED IPS   LCD IPS   LCD
Processor Intel   Atom Z3740 Intel   Atom Z3740 Intel   Atom 3770
Processor   Clock Speed 1.33   GHz 1.8   GHz 1.5   GHz
Memory 2 GB 2 GB 2 GB 2 GB
Storage 32 GB 32 GB 32 GB 32 GB
Micro   SD Card slot yes yes yes yes
Camera   (rear) 5 Mpx 5 Mpx 5 Mpx 8 Mpx
Camera   (front) 2 Mpx 1.2   Mpx 2 Mpx 2 Mpx

As you can see from the specs comparison there is very little differentiating these 4 tablets. Below you can see some images and I have listed unique features that I could gather from public sources about each of the tablets.

Acer Iconia W4



Acer W4 with origami cover

Dell Venue 8 Pro



Lenovo Miix2




Toshiba Encore


Please leave me a comment what you think about the article, the devices or if any corrections are required.

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