Conclusion: Although we strive for objectivity here at Benchmark Reviews, please remember that each author perceives these points differently, and our conclusions and recommendations will necessarily differ from others. Also, prices can fluctuate and designs change after publication, so that the product we review might not have the same price and specifications of a product that's available later.
Pros: Unique dual-screen design, Windows OS extensions from Microsoft and Acer make good use of dual screens, touch features, Interesting collection of touch-enabled applications, Decent CPU performance, Included multi-format memory card reader
Cons: Large, heavy, and expensive, Poor battery life, No recovery disks included, No internal optical drive, Very poor graphics performance, Lots of bloatware
Conclusion: Being a geek and a technologist, I love the innovation and quality of the Acer Iconia 6120. I also applaud Acer’s attempt at some custom software that makes the dual screen design more practical, enjoyable and useful. But as a practical pundit, I don’t think the Iconia is ready for the masses, nor are the masses going to see much use in this flashy bit of hardware.
Pros: Innovative design, decent price, excellent design and build., Innovative design, decent price, excellent design and build. Serious geek and cool factor. A dream come true for those who need multiple monitors on the road.
Cons: Paltry battery life, heavy, not a product for those who do lots of data entry., Paltry battery life, heavy, not a product for those who do lots of data entry.