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Acer will make a Windows Phone after the OS hits 15% in EU

Acer will make a Windows Phone after the OS hits 15% in EU

28 February, 2014 | comments (44)

Acer's smartphone strategy is currently focused solely on making Android smartphones but that may change if Windows Phone reaches 15% market share in Europe. The company's VP of Smartphones Allen Burnes said in an interview that Acer wants to see...


Acer announces Liquid E3 and Liquid Z4

Acer announces Liquid E3 and Liquid Z4

20 February, 2014 | comments (4)

Acer has just announced the mid-range Liquid E3 and the entry-level Liquid Z4 smartphones. Acer Liquid E3 The Acer Liquid E3 packs a 4.7" 720p IPS display and runs on a quad-core 1.2GHz processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. There is no info on...

Tags: Acer, Android


Acer to announce a new Liquid smartphone at MWC 2014

Acer to announce a new Liquid smartphone at MWC 2014

17 February, 2014 | comments (11)

Acer has released a teaser picture on various social networks with a few hashtag hints - #MWC14 #AcerLiquid #smartphone. The picture shows an unannounced phone with what seems to be a fingerprint scanner over its back. The little pieces of info...


Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

23 January, 2014 | comments (11)

The Acer Liquid Z5 is now launching in Acer's home market Taiwan and across several European countries. The smartphone costs 6,990 TWD(~€170) in Taiwan on Chunghwa Telecom and is available today. It's expected to hit the UK and Netherlands and is...

Tags: Acer, Android


Acer Liquid Z5 goes official with a 5-inch display

Acer Liquid Z5 goes official with a 5-inch display

03 January, 2014 | comments (23)

Acer has unveiled Liquid Z5 - the successor of the very affordable Liquid Z3. The new Z5 model comes with a bigger 5" FWVGA TFT display, though it is powered by the same MediaTek MT6572 platform. The MT6572 is based on a dual-core 1.3GHz...


Acer launches the  first 4K-capable smartphone - Liquid S2

Acer launches the first 4K-capable smartphone - Liquid S2

02 September, 2013 | comments (53)

As the IFA 2013 show is about to unfold in Berlin, Acer has jumped the gun announcing the first smartphone with 4K video recording support - the Liquid S2. The device comes running Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and is powered by a Snapdragon 800 chipset...

Tags: Acer, Android, IFA


Acer Liquid S2 pops up on GFX Bench, runs on Snapdragon 800

Acer Liquid S2 pops up on GFX Bench, runs on Snapdragon 800

28 August, 2013 | comments (19)

Acer Liquid S2 seems to be the company's next flagship device that will supposedly hit the shelves very soon. According to a leaked roadmap Acer Liquid S2 will run on a quad-core 2.3GHz processor and pack a 5.98" 1080p IPS display. The rest of...

Tags: Acer, Android, Rumors


Acer unveils Liquid Z3 - midrange droid with dual-SIM option

Acer unveils Liquid Z3 - midrange droid with dual-SIM option

05 August, 2013 | comments (15)

The Acer Liquid Z3 is a 3.5-incher running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and is targeted at budget-minded smartphone users. It will go on sale in Belgium, Netherlands, France, Spain, UK, Italy, Germany, Ukraine and Russia for the price of €99 (around $132)...


Acer Liquid S1 is official, packs 5.7-inch display and Android 4.2

Acer Liquid S1 is official, packs 5.7-inch display and Android 4.2

03 June, 2013 | comments (17)

Acer has officially took the wraps off the Liquid S1, the company's first smartphone to pack a 5.7-inch display of HD resolution. Under the hood of the Acer Liquid S1 hums a 1.5GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB of RAM running Android 4.2 Jelly...

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Acer outs Liquid E2, quad-core processor inside

Acer outs Liquid E2, quad-core processor inside

24 April, 2013 | comments (30)

Acer Liquid E2 is now official. The smartphone is intended for the European market and offers top-notch performance thanks to the quad-core processor inside and optional dual-SIM telephony. The Liquid E2 packs a 4.5-inch qHD (sigh) IPS display...


Acer is working on a quad-core Liquid S phablet

Acer is working on a quad-core Liquid S phablet

01 March, 2013 | comments (26)

Acer had a modest showing at the MWC - the Liquid E1 was there, but it was announced a month earlier. In fact, the company didn’t announce anything new, though the president of Acer's Smartphone Business left some clues about a new device – a...

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Acer Liquid Z2 is an entry-level JB droid with dual-SIM version

Acer Liquid Z2 is an entry-level JB droid with dual-SIM version

20 February, 2013 | comments (13)

Acer made a quick pre-MWC announcement of a new entry level Android phone, the Acer Liquid Z2. Also, the company is expanding the availability of the more powerful Liquid E1 that it announced a month ago. The Acer Liquid Z2 is powered by a...


Acer and Intel announce the Atom-powered Liquid C1

Acer and Intel announce the Atom-powered Liquid C1

31 January, 2013 | comments (16)

At an event in Thailand, Intel and Acer presented a new Android smartphone. The Acer Liquid C1 makes use of the latest mobile Intel Atom Z2420 chipset, which was only recently announced - back at CES earlier this month actually. The Acer Liquid...


Acer officially unveils the stylish Liquid E1 mid-ranger

Acer officially unveils the stylish Liquid E1 mid-ranger

24 January, 2013 | comments (18)

Today Acer announced a new member of its lineup of mid-range Android smartphones. The smartphone is called Liquid E1 and is basically a trimmed down version of the CloudMobile S500. Powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor with 1GB of RAM and...


Acer V360 Jelly Bean droid leaks again, this time with more photos

Acer V360 Jelly Bean droid leaks again, this time with more photos

19 December, 2012 | comments (13)

The Acer V360 leaked a few days ago, but now it's back with even more photos. The V360 will come with Jelly Bean out of the box. It has a slightly bigger screen than the S500, though it's a step down in terms of specs. Most of the specs of the...


Acer V360 leaks, is the company's first Jelly Bean droid

Acer V360 leaks, is the company's first Jelly Bean droid

14 December, 2012 | comments (14)

A photo and some specifications of Acer's first Jelly Bean smartphone have leaked. Sadly, the Acer V360, as it's called, runs Android 4.1, rather than the newer 4.2 release, but that might not be too big an issue, considering its mid-range...


Meet the racing luxury smartphone - Aston Martin Aspire

Meet the racing luxury smartphone - Aston Martin Aspire

18 September, 2012 | comments (75)

Aston Martin is launching a luxury Android smartphone – the Aston Martin Aspire. Despite its premium finish, the handset internals are rather uninspiring. The Aston Martin Aspire packs a 3.2-inch HVGA display and is powered by a single-core...


Acer announces ICS-powered Liquid Gallant and Gallant Duo

Acer announces ICS-powered Liquid Gallant and Gallant Duo

21 August, 2012 | comments (21)

Acer has just announced its IFA lineup – 10 days before the expo kicks off. It seems Acer has no intention to hold a press-conference like the others, but we will be able to find and see the new phones on its booth starting on August 31. The two...


Dual-SIM Acer Liquid Gallant Duo leaks

Dual-SIM Acer Liquid Gallant Duo leaks

18 July, 2012 | comments (44)

An upcoming dual SIM device from Acer was briefly posted on an online retailer 's website, before being taken down quickly as it turned out the device was not slated for official announcement yet. Not soon enough, however, for its key specs to be...


Acer Liquid Glow breaks cover as MWC is about to kick off

Acer Liquid Glow breaks cover as MWC is about to kick off

24 February, 2012 | comments (10)

With only a couple of days left till MWC officially kicks off in Barcelona, Acer announced one of the stars in its 2012 lineup - the Liquid Glow. The smartphone is bound to up the company's game, as it will pack Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and...