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Acer Liquid Z220 and Liquid Z520 budget smartphones announced

After announcing the Acer Liquid Jade Z at pre-MWC event, the company is announcing the Acer Liquid Z220 and Liquid Z520 budget smartphones. The Acer Liquid Z220 is the first budget smartphone running on Android 5.0 Lollipop.

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Acer is expected to announce a Windows 10 phone and a wearable as well. Lets have a look at the specifications of Acer Liquid Z220 and Liquid Z52o.

Acer Liquid Z220 Specifications

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The Acer Liquid Z220 features a 4-inch (800 x 480 pixels) WVGA display which is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor. It comes with 1 GB of RAM and has 8 GB of internal memory which can be expanded via microSD card. It runs on the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop OS out of the box.

On the camera front, the Acer Liquid Z220 comes with a 5 megapixel rear camera with LED and 89-degree wide-angle lens. It has a 2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports Dual SIM feature. The phone is 9.8 mm thick.

The Acer Liquid Z220 comes with 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone is powered by a 1,300 mAh battery under the hood.

Acer Liquid Z520 Specifications

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The Acer Liquid Z520 features a 5-inch (854 x 480 pixels) FWVGA display which is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core processor. It comes with 1 GB of RAM and has 8 GB of internal memory which can be expanded via microSD card. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS.

On the camera front, the Acer Liquid Z520 comes with a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED and a 2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports Dual SIM feature and has DTS audio. The phone is 9.3 mm thick.

The Acer Liquid Z520 comes with 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone is powered by a 2,000 mAh battery under the hood.

Both the Acer Liquid Z220 and Z520 is available in Black and White colour variants. The Acer Liquid Z220 is priced at 89 Euros (US $99 / INR Rs 6,100 approximately) and will roll out in Europe starting this month whereas the Liquid Z520 has been priced at 119 Euros (US $133 / INR Rs 8,100 approximately) and will roll out in Europe by the start of April, 2015.

Here’s what you can expect at Mobile World Congress 2015.

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