It is powered by a Quad Core processor by MediaTek coupled with 1GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable storage via microSD. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. It has a 5-megapixel camera on back and 2- megapixel front facing camera. The tablet does not comes with SIM slot. It also has kids center for filtered contents for kids and parental control feature which can be used for set contents for kids and Daily usage time limit.
Other features are Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS and Bluetooth 4.0 and it takes power from a 4600 mAh battery which promises up to 9 hours of battery life.
The Acer Iconia One 8 comes in White and Blue color options and will be available in North America starting in February for $99.99