Acer, which is popular for its Iconia tablet series, has already revealed its latest smart devices ahead of the worlds largest consumer event CES 2014 taking place next week.
The Taiwanese tech firm has announced Liquid Z5 - a 5 inch smartphone, Iconia B1-720 and Iconia B1-721 which are 7-inch tablets along with Iconia A1-830 - a 7.9-inch tablet. The 21 inch Acer DA223 HQL Portable Android All-in-one and a 27 inch TA272 HUL portable Android AIO has also been announced.
Acer Liquid Z5
The Liquid Z5 is a new handset which comes with a 5-inch (854 x 480 pixels) capacitive touch screen display. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6572 processor with Mali 400 GPU coupled with a 512MB of RAM and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS. There is a 5MP rear camera with 5 elements f2.4 lens and LED flash and a 0.3-megapixel (VGA) front-facing shooter as well.
Connectivity options include 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0 + EDR and GPS. Dual SIM functionality is also present. The smartphone houses 4GB internal memory which is expandable up to 32GB and is powered by a 2000 mAh battery. It would be available in Essential White and Gentle Grey color variants 169 Euros which translates to Rs. 14,400 in Indian currency.
Acer Iconia B1-720 and Iconia B1-721
The Iconia B1-720 and Iconia B1-721 features a 7-inch capacitive touch screen display based on One Glass Solution technology. They are both is powered by a 1.3 GHz dual-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM and they both will run on Android Jelly Bean OS.
It also comes with a 0.3-megapixel (VGA) front-facing camera for video chats. The Iconia B1-721 has 3G support and the Iconia B1-720 comes with WiFi. Both come with 16GB of internal and an expansion slot. Other specs remain untold. The Acer Iconia B1-720 is expected to be priced around 129 Euros (approx. Rs. 11,000) while the Iconia B1-721 with 3G support is expected to cost 179 Euros (approx. Rs. 15,250).
Acer Iconia A1-830
The Acer Iconia A1-830 is a bigger tablet with 7.9-inch (1024 x 768 pixels) LED-backlit IPS display. It is powered by a 1.6 GHz dual-core Intel Atom Z2560 processor with PowerVR SGX544 GPU coupled with 1GB LPDDR2 RAM. It runs on unknown version of Android OS.
There is a 5MP rear camera capable of shooting video at 1080p. Also add 2MP front-facing shooter. Connectivity options include WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0, micro USB and it houses 16GB native storage which is expandable up to 32GB via micro SD card and would come with a battery that would offer up to 7.5-hours of life. Acer Iconia A1-830 comes in White color and will cost around 169 Euros (approx. Rs. 14,400).
Acer DA223 HQL
The 21 inch Acer DA223 HQL Portable Android All-in-one comes with a 21 inch wide angle display with Full HD resolution (1920×1080 pixels) and a pixel density of 105ppi. The device runs on Android OS. It is powered by Snapdragon 600 SoC clocked at 1.7GHz and comes with a built in battery as well. It is priced at $699 (approx. Rs. 43,661). This particular device will be showcased at the CES, 2014.
Acer TA272 HUL
The last one is a monster 27 inch portable Android AIO Acer TA272 HUL which comes with a 27 inch WQHD 10 point multi-touch display and is powered by Nvidia Tegra Quad-core processor. It runs on same Android 4.2 JellyBean OS. It also features 2MP web camera and is loaded with other perks like Dolby Surround sound, Edge to Edge design, Asymmetric stand, HDMI port, DisplayPort, USB 3.0 and many more. The device is priced at $1099 (approx. Rs. 68,646).
All these devices will be made available soon within February 2014 and hopefully then we will get a complete list of specifications of all the devices announced today. Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates!