Acer has announced the launch of a new Windows 8.1 based 2 in 1 device called Acer One S1001 in India for a price bracket starting from Rs 19,999. This latest hybrid device can be used either as a tablet or a laptop by detaching and attaching the latch-less keyboard dock. Acer has partnered with online retailer Amazon India to sell the hybrid device in the country.

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The Acer One S1001 boasts of a 10 inch HD display and is powered by a 1.33 GHz quad core Intel Atom Z3735F processor paired with 1 GB or 2 GB of RAM. The device boasts of 32 GB of native storage capacity that can be expanded further by another 32 GB using a micro SD card. The keyboard dock comes with inbuilt 500 GB of hard disk drive as well.

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Running on Windows 8.1, the Acer One S1001 flaunts a 2 MP main camera and a VGA front facing snapper for video conferencing. There are dual speakers onboard the device and connectivity features including 3G via dongle, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 ports and a HDMI port. A 6,000 mAh battery powers the hybrid device from within pumping a decent backup to it.

The device comes packed with free 1 TB of storage and one year subscription to OneDrive cloud storage service. There are several typing, viewing and sharing modes such as Pad mode to use the device as a tablet, Notebook mode, Tent mode and Display mode that will provide an enhanced user experience.

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Notably, there are two variants of the Acer One S1001 – 1 GB and 2 GB of RAM and they are priced at Rs 19,999 and Rs 21,999 respectively. The hybrid device debuts on sale via Amazon starting from today.

Key Specs

Model Acer One S1001
Display 10 inch, HD
Processor 1.33 GHz Quad Core Intel Atom Z3735F
RAM 1 GB/ 2 GB
Internal Storage 32 GB, Expandable up to 32 GB
OS Windows 8.1
Camera 2 MP/ VGA
Battery 6,000 mAh
Price Rs 19,999/ Rs 21,999