These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
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Background and Identification ¶
The Acer Iconia Tab 8 A1-840 was released in June 2014 by Acer. It is an Android-powered wi-fi tablet with an 8-inch 1920 x 1200 Display, 16 GB flash memory, and 2 GB of RAM. This tablet has a lithium polymer battery, with a capacity of 4600 mAh, and a 7.5-hour battery life. It comes in two colors, silver, and white, weighs .79 pounds, has a height of 0.3" a width of 8.5" and depth of 5.1."
With its petite and compact size, this tablet is perfect for entertainment, surfing the web, reading e-books, listening to music, and sharing and creating pictures and videos.
The Acer Iconia Tab 8 A1-840 was released by Acer just six months after the earlier model, the Acer Iconia Tab 8 A1-830. This device can be distinguished by its smaller, sleeker, and lighter design and its brighter and clearer display. In addition, the Iconia Tab A1-840 runs on the Android 4.4 operating system, while the A1-830 runs on Android 4.2.