A few people who purchased it reckoned that it was thin. Greg gave it a very good review and he wrote “There are some others, thinner and lighter tablets at the same category like Lenovo, Dell, Asus” in his review of this tablet. Cnet.com mentioned on CNET.com “The Acer Iconia Tab 8 bucks the trend as a snazzy and slim slate with a starting retail price of $199” in their review but despite that they gave it a score of 50 out of 100. Expert website Computershopper.com wrote “This thin, attractive Android slate has its charms.”.
A number of customers who reviewed it concluded that it was lightweight. Eileen mentioned in her review of this tablet on Amazon “Nifty, lightweight and so practical for my travels” and rated the Acer Iconia One 8 as excellent. Eileen also mentioned “I love my new Acer Iconia W510 which is so lightweight for travelling with”. P. Stavroulis mentioned on Amazon “It's very lightweight, screen is really great” and rated it as excellent.
Several Acer Iconia One 8 reviewers who bought it concluded that it was compact. G. Wilson mentioned in their review on Amazon three years ago “Anyway, I have since found it useful for many things, mainly because of the compact size and long battery life.” but they scored the product 20 out of 100. Also three years ago Gary wrote in his review of the Acer Iconia One 8 “I was looking for a laptop or an i-pad, this product is the best combination I could find, not only is it compact”. Expert website Computershopper.com wrote “The good news is that Acer took a different approach with its latest compact Iconia Tab”.
Two Acer Iconia One 8 owners agreed that the Acer Iconia One 8 was easy to carry around. Ag 1977 said “Design & Processor - very light as a tablet, easy to carry around with you” in their review of the Acer Iconia One 8 and scored the product 5 stars. Jackie Harris mentioned in his review of this tablet on Amazon “It's nice and light and easy to use.”.
One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it was heavy.