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