Acer unveiled a smartphone, the Liquid Z500 after unveiling the Acer Iconia One 8 at the IFA 2014. It has a 5-inch HD display with 900:1 high contrast, powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat). It comes with a 8-megapixel rear hooter with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1080p video capture and a front-facing camera.
The smartphone has DTS Sound technology and Acer RAPID button on the back for one-hand control to unlock and/or wake-up the screen, launch the camera, take a picture, launch apps from home screen and pick up phone calls easily.
Acer Liquid Z500 specifications
- 5-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) capacitive touch screen IPS display
- 1.3 GHz quad-core processor
- 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB
- Android 4.4 KitKat
- 8.65 mm thick
- 8MP auto focus camera with LED Flash, 1080p HD video recording
- front-facing camera
- AcerRAPID key, DTS audio
- 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and aGPS
- 2000 mAh battery
The Acer Liquid Z500 comes in 3 color variants namely Titanium Black, Sandy Silver and Aquamarine Green and would be available in EMEA regions from September 15 with a starting price of 149 Euros (US$ 196 / Rs. 11,830 approx.)