It is the entry level and mid range segment that is now seeing the most activity in terms of new launches. Today we cover one of the recent launches in the entry level Smartphone segment by a company that is more known for computers than mobiles. The brand is of course Acer and they have launched a new entry level Smartphone in India christened the Acer Liquid E. This Acer Smartphone is almost similar to the Acer Liquid E Ferrari model that the company had launched as a limited edition some time back. however this Acer phone is here to stay for the long term.
Acer Liquid E on the first look is actually a different body colored version of the Liquid E Ferrari and the phone packs in the same hardware configuration as its predecessor. But the striking factor about this new Acer Android phone is that it is priced at a very low cost as compared to the Ferrari model. This low pricing is the main reason for which the phone has been branded as an Entry level model, but the specs offered by it are similar to the ones found in high end phones.
The Liquid E comes with a large 3.5 inch capacitive full touch screen display and offers very good playback of video content including HD content. The phone has a superb user interface courtesy of the Android Froyo OS that runs in it. The phone is powered by a 800 MHZ Snapdragon processor and is coupled to 512 MB of RAM and also comes with a Adreno 200 Graphics processor.
On the rear side there is a powerful 5 Mega Pixel camera that comes with Autofocus and digital zoom. The camera is slated to support high definition 720p video recording. Acer Liquid E will sport all the latest multimedia and entertainment options like providing playback of a number of audio and video formats. This Acer phone comes with an FM radio and 3.5 mm universal audio jack as standard options.
The Liquid E Acer Smartphone contains various connectivity options such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and 3G which provide internet access with data transfer speeds of up to 10 Mbps. Acer will also give away a 8GB Micro SD card free with the Liquid E for Indian buyers.
The notable specifications of this Acer Android phone are -Android Froyo OS
- 5 Mega Pixel Camera
- 3G and Wi-Fi
- Up To 32 GB expandable memory
- 800 MHz processor
Acer Liquid E will retail in India for a price tag of just Rs 12,250. This Acer smartphone will be available through dealerships in all major cities and towns. Acer hopes to gain a significant share of the Indian Smartphone market with this model.