Are you looking for update to Android 3.2 Honeycomb for your Acer Iconia A500?. The good news just arrive came from Acer Malaysia Facebook page, if the update release update expected around 25th August. actually this is another delay for the update since on the page Acer Malaysia told about the delay.
However the update delayed sue to some policy changes from Google where Acer has to comply. Not sure, which policy that Acer not comply. But Acer just promises if this update will be the final and stable. Good promise from Acer Malaysia and hopefully they fulfill the promise.
How about others region like US and Europe?. No news about the update for those region but if Acer Malaysia start to roll out the update around August 25th, soon it will roll out also for others region. Or perhaps somebody will put the update stock ROM of Acer Iconia A500 Android 3.2 Honeycomb in somewhere in Internet like XDA forum, than we could update through Flashtool or similar application to manual update.
Acer Iconia A500 Update to Android 3.2 Honeycomb will do by OTA. This is good step from Acer Malaysia to server their user to update easily. Unlike Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 update to Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread through the PC via PC Companion.
August 25th is just next week, be patient for a while. To face the update, better you backup your data to prevent any unwanted happens when you update Acer Iconia A500. No guarantee if the update even through OTA will save your data.
Just for refresh again about the Acer Iconia Tab A500, this Android tablet announced on February 16, 2011. Release on April 26, 2011 with 10.10 Inch screen display, 1280×800 resolution, Battery Capacity 3260 mAh, preinstalled Android OS 3.1.x. It runs with Tegra 2 1Ghz, Ram 1Gb, internal storage 16Gb, support Flash, HD 720p, auto focus camera 5Mega pixels.
Just wait one 1 week more to get the final and stable version Android 3.2 Honeycomb for your Acer Iconia Tab A500. Remember the update is through OTA, just check your Acer Tab A500 around August 25th to find the update notification on the tablet.