1. cdf3's Avatar
    Headed to get an Acer 500. Will I need to look or a screen protector with the Gorilla Glass it's supposed to have?
    06-04-2011 12:28 PM
  2. footysr's Avatar
    Personal preference really but I would get one. Not a wet install one though, not a fan.
    06-04-2011 01:22 PM
  3. Aaron C#AC's Avatar
    I got a zagg. Waited a day before i put it on.....the naked screen is a fingerprimt magnet!!!!
    The zagg really cuts down on the smudges.
    06-04-2011 10:42 PM
  4. cdf3's Avatar
    I was going to get a Zagg from BestBuy. The reviews weren't that great, so I opted for one I found on Amazon. Waiting on it to be delivered.
    06-05-2011 05:50 PM
  5. footysr's Avatar
    I was going to get a Zagg from BestBuy. The reviews weren't that great, so I opted for one I found on Amazon. Waiting on it to be delivered.
    Which one did you get? I think I only came across one at Amazon that was a dry install.
    06-05-2011 10:15 PM
  6. JaimeInParker's Avatar
    To be honest with you - I am a ZAGG Snob - there isn't a device with a display in my house that doesn't have one (Acer, Blackberry, Digital Camera, wife's cell phone, son's cell phone & Acer) - they are indestructible (except if you rub one against another), and warrantied for life
    06-06-2011 10:31 AM
  7. cdf3's Avatar
    Which one did you get? I think I only came across one at Amazon that was a dry install.
    I ordered this one:
    Amazon.com: POSRUS Antiglare Antifingerprint Screen Protector for Acer Iconia A500 Tablet: Electronics
    06-06-2011 03:17 PM
  8. beachbratt's Avatar
    Did you get it yet? if so do you like it? I was thinking of ordering that one too.
    06-11-2011 03:07 PM
  9. cdf3's Avatar
    Did you get it yet? if so do you like it? I was thinking of ordering that one too.
    I got it in the mail the other day. Since I had to return my Acer, I'm going to return the screen protector through Amazon. The screen protector came in the mail after the defective tablet I had was returned. I'm probably going to loose money on shipping cost perhaps.
    06-11-2011 04:53 PM
  10. beachbratt's Avatar
    We did end up ordering this one thru Amazon $12 free shipping and it installed great and now no more fingerprints and cut down on the glare too
    06-27-2011 06:03 PM
  11. itstheAtomBomb's Avatar
    To be honest with you - I am a ZAGG Snob - there isn't a device with a display in my house that doesn't have one (Acer, Blackberry, Digital Camera, wife's cell phone, son's cell phone & Acer) - they are indestructible (except if you rub one against another), and warrantied for life
    I'm also a zagg snob, I ordered the Max coverage skin a week before I purchased the tablet, it came in today, just put it on. I am getting really good at this install thing now... I did 4 thunderbolts and an ipad last week.
    06-27-2011 11:07 PM
  12. myotherbrotherdarrell's Avatar
    I got a screen protector off ebay and I hate the thing. It didn't come with any directions so I just had to guess if was supposed to be installed wet or dry. I tried dry but no matter how many times I wiped the screen off (with a microfiber towel) I kept getting crap on the sticky side. I finally rinsed if off under water and tried to reapply it. It actually still stuck just as well as it did dry but it looked like crap. I just pulled the Tab out again about 3 hours after apply the screen protector and it still looks like #$@!. If this thing's screen wasn't suck a fingerprint magnet I would just give up and rip the stupid thing off.
    08-19-2011 06:21 PM
  13. myotherbrotherdarrell's Avatar
    I got a screen protector off ebay and I hate the thing. It didn't come with any directions so I just had to guess if was supposed to be installed wet or dry. I tried dry but no matter how many times I wiped the screen off (with a microfiber towel) I kept getting crap on the sticky side. I finally rinsed if off under water and tried to reapply it. It actually still stuck just as well as it did dry but it looked like crap. I just pulled the Tab out again about 3 hours after apply the screen protector and it still looks like #$@!. If this thing's screen wasn't suck a fingerprint magnet I would just give up and rip the stupid thing off.
    I looked at it agin this morning and it still looks terrible when the screen is off or black. With the display on it looks decent. You can still see the spots if you look at the right angle.
    08-20-2011 05:50 AM
  14. footysr's Avatar
    08-20-2011 11:10 AM
  15. Asaroth2010's Avatar
    That's the one I bought also, I just wish I had a cleanroom to install it in!!! No matter what I seem to get crud under it, I seems to just suck it out of thin air lol
    08-20-2011 05:32 PM
  16. myotherbrotherdarrell's Avatar
    I tried applying mine again and got it looking a lot better. I can still see splotches when the screen is off/black but it looks a lot better when the screen is on now.
    I remembered that the last wet-apply screen protector I used you were supposed to add a few drops of dish washing liquid to the water. I got really silly and used fabuloso instead and it looks a lot better now.
    08-20-2011 07:15 PM
  17. smithe68's Avatar
    That's the one I bought also, I just wish I had a cleanroom to install it in!!! No matter what I seem to get crud under it, I seems to just suck it out of thin air lol
    Are these a dry install? Thanks.
    08-20-2011 09:38 PM
  18. footysr's Avatar
    Are these a dry install? Thanks.
    yes
    08-21-2011 01:31 AM
  19. footysr's Avatar
    That's the one I bought also, I just wish I had a cleanroom to install it in!!! No matter what I seem to get crud under it, I seems to just suck it out of thin air lol
    hehe... The first one I put on didn't look so good either, removed. You certainly have to make sure all fans are off and the air is still as can be. We are a 2 Iconia house and luckily the last 2 went on without a hitch.

    A little trickier to install compared to the smaller cell phone screen protectors.
    08-21-2011 01:38 AM
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