View Single Post
  #6 (permalink)  
Old October 15, 2011, 04:55 PM
sswilson's Avatar
sswilson sswilson is online now
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Moncton NB
Posts: 16,895

My System Specs


Originally Posted by johnnyblazzwa View Post
if your talking about the w500 bestbuy has them refurbed for 450$

Hrmmmm.... wonder if that was related to the issues they had with some touchscreens going wonky? The symptoms appeared as if something was stuck in one of the corners of the touchscreen and acting as a mouse click..... I occasionally had the problem, but fortunately for me the firmware update resolved the issue for me. Some folks were not quite so lucky.

Acer Iconia Tab W500 Touch Screen Hardware Problem - YouTube

One thing I will say is that this thing is bloody heavy for a tablet.... It's also quite thick.
Gigabyte Z97N-WIFI / i7 4770K / 2X 8G Gskill 1866 Sniper / XFX XTR 750 / EVGA GTX 970 SSC ACX 2.0+
AZZA Titan 240 / Custom WC / Intel 730 Series 480GB SSD / Seagate Barracuda 1TB / Dell UltraSharp U2412M

Asrock AM1H-ITX / AM1 Athlon 5350 / 1X4G Gskill PC3-14900 / Intel 6235 Wi-Fi / 90W Targus Power Brick / Uncased 256GB Sandisk Z400S SSD / Mini-Box M350 / 24" Westinghouse L2410NM
Reply With Quote