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Acer Iconia Tab A200 will combine Tegra 2 and Honeycomb at launch, upgrade to Android 4 in January

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Acer's Iconia Tab A200 has been fully detailed in terms of specs and Android upgrade plans, but the release date continues to elude us.

acer iconia tab a200
acer iconia tab a200

The Iconia Tab A200 that we saw plenty of in a teaser video recently has now seen its full spec sheet revealed. The guys over at Netbook News have been first to obtain the slate's official announcement, which includes a promise to ship the A200 with Ice Cream Sandwich in January and to provide a free upgrade to anyone who buys it with Honeycomb today. Shipments have apparently already begun in some countries, where buyers will be greeted by the familiar Tegra 2 dual-core chip, a 2-megapixel front-facing camera (no imaging equipment on the back), a choice of rear plate colors, a full-size USB port, and the Acer Ring app launcher. Aside from that, you'll get 1GB of RAM, a 3,260mAh battery, 8GB or 16GB of internal storage with microSD expandability, and the standard-issue 1280 x 800 screen resolution.

To see how the Iconia Tab A200 stacks up against other 10-inch Honeycomb tablets, hit up our comparison engine and have a browse.