Acer’s Iconia W700 tablet to hit Canada on Oct. 26

Acer has pulled back the cover on the Canadian launch of its W700 tablet, which will hit stores here on Oct. 26.

It’sAcer’s first ever Windows 8-native tablet, according to our sourcestory from MobileSyrup. It will feature a price tag of $749 here inCanada, which is actually $50 less than the MSRP in the U.S.,MobileSyrup notes.

The Acer Iconia W700 tablet withthe keyboard attached. 

The lowest-cost version of the W700 willsport a 1080p screen measuring 11.6 inches, a Core i3 processor, bothrear and front cameras, three USB 3.0 ports and 4GB RAM. There’s also afree dock and a Bluetooth keyboard so you can basically turn it into alaptop if you like.

Source | MobileSyrup

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Christine Wong has been an on-air reporter for a national daily show on Rogers TV and at High Tech TV, a weekly news magazine on CTV's Ottawa affiliate. She was also an associate producer at Report On Business Television (now called BNN) and CBC's The Hour With George Stroumboulopoulos. As an associate producer at Slice TV, she helped launch two national daily talk shows, The Mom Show and Three Takes. Recently, she was a Staff Writer at and is now a freelance contributor.

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