Acer today launched its latest Android based smartphone the Acer Liquid Metal.
Based on the Android 2.2 (Froyo) platform, it has a Qualcomm Snapdragon Core processor enabling the user to enjoy uninterrupted web navigation at a super speed.
The Liquid Metal is equipped with a curved 3.6″ display with a TFT capacitive touch screen.
The Liquid Metal utilises HSDPA for on-the-go Internet access at speeds upto 14.4Mbps as well as WiFi allowing data transfer 10 times faster than previous devices.
The LED signal on the upper part of the telephone notifies the user of missed calls, the need to charge the battery, and new incoming messages clearly.
Acer Liquid Metal’s 1500 mAh battery coupled with intelligent power management means you have up to 8 hours talk time and 550 hours in standby mode.
Acer Liquid Metal comes with 3 popular keyboard layouts. Clever XT9 predictive text support saves you typing unnecessarily and lets you send messages as fast as your fingers can move.
Other features include pinch to zoom feature, 5-megapixel camera with digital zoom, LED flash, free 8GB Micro SD Card (expandable up to 32GB).
It has four touch sensitive control buttons below the touch screen display that gives the user the access to all basic functions of the phone without having to use the touch screen display.
The 5-megapixel camera offers 720p HD video recording as well as autofocus and smile recognition and the Dolby surround sound enhance the video-watching experience.
The Acer smartphone has a new Acer interface, Breeze which allows information to be visible even when the screen is locked. Breeze also allows the user’s to customise their home screen and re-arrange their applications according to their specific needs.
Announcing the launch, S Rajendran, chief marketing officer, Acer India, said, “Powered by a new breed of processors, the Android platform and wireless connectivity, Acer Liquid Metal enables fast and efficient web browsing while providing a host of other unique features that makes it an ideal Smartphone. We will be launching more smartphones in the near future to meet with the growing demands of our consumers.”
Acer Liquid Metal is priced at Rs 20,500.