Acer released a new 8-inch tablet in January of 2016 that according to the company is especially for children and families. The Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850) has few impressive specifications but comes with an attractive price tag and a child-friendly interface. On this page you will find all the prices, specifications and features of the Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850).

Acer Iconia One 8 – specifications

The Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850) is equipped with an ips LCD display that has a resolution of 1,280 by 800 pixels. Acer has provided the screen with a special coating to prevent reflections and fingerprints.

Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850)

Under the bonnet we see a MediaTek quadcore processor, accompanied by 1GB of memory and 16GB of storage memory that can be expanded with a microSD card of up to 128GB.

Furthermore, the tablet is equipped with a 5 megapixel camera on the back, a 2 megapixel camera on the front, a microUSB port, a battery life of about 9 hours, WiFi and Bluetooth.

Acer Iconia One 8 – software

The Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850) runs on the recent Android 5.1 Lollipop. Acer has laid a skin over it, but this is minimal. Of course there is also access to the Google Play Store.

Kids Center is already installed on the Iconia One 8 (B1-850). This is an app with a simplified and child-friendly user interface, and pre-approved content suitable for children, such as movies, games, books and websites. It is also possible to exercise parental control by, for example, blocking access to unwanted sites, selecting content for the children, or even setting a daily time limit for using the tablet.

Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850)

Acer Iconia One 8 – design

In terms of design, the Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850) is a fairly standard tablet, with a plastic front and rear, two cameras and a USB port. The tablet comes in a blue and a white version on the market.

Price and availability

The Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-850) must be in the Dutch stores from January 2016 for a suggested retail price of 129 euros.

As soon as this tablet is available you will find an overview of the lowest prices on the left-hand side of this page under the heading ‘prices’.

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Brand Acer
Fashion model Iconia One 8 (B1-850)
Hybrid or convertible No
Colors White blue
Operating system Android Lollipop (5.1)
Weight nnb
Dimensions nnb

Price and Availability

availabilty now available
Launch in the Netherlands January 2016
Lowest price Price not known
Price with subscription Variable – look at it


Screen diagonal 8 inches
Technic IPS LCD
Resolution 1280 x 800

Speed ​​and memory

Processor MediaTek MT8165
Clock speed 1.6GHz
Random access memory 1GB
Storage memory 16GB
Memory card reader Yes


Wifi Yes
3G No
4G No
Bluetooth Yes – 4.0


Front 2.0 Megapixel
Back 5.0 Megapixel


Battery 4600 mAh Lithium Polymer
Service life 9 o’clock


Active digitizer No
Stylus included No

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