Acer Brings Entry-Level Smartphone “Liquid Express” Out

The Smartphone liquid express Acer offers while a relatively simple facilities, but NFC – may. In addition it can wirelessly access thanks to the Clear.fi network on multimedia of devices.

About a month ago, we reported on the liquid mini Ferrari, which fell mainly as a result of Ferrari branding. That liquid can express facilities technically somewhat more offer and aimed at “sophisticated smartphone users” according to the press release, but rather remains interesting for beginners. How works an 800 MHz processor inside of touchscreen smartphones, supported by a 512-megabyte memory.The 3.5-inch TFT-LCD display resolves with 480 x 320 pixels. Go with 13.4 mm depth and 138 grams weight just yet in order, it is always suitable for Pocket. As the operating system runs Google Android 2.3

gingerbread, furthermore the in-house is Acer Shell UI. The internal memory is 512 MB and externally can be expanded to 32 GB via MicroSD. The 5-megapixel camera has an LED flash. Nothing is known about the video quality of the camera, movies in HD (720 p) should be but it’s possible. The 1,300 mAh battery provides talk time of 8 hours in the GSM and 7 hours in UMTS mode, the standby time is 16 days and 16 hours (GSM) or 20 days (UMTS).

Social Jogger and Our site, confusion about NFC

As for the Acer liquid mini is Ferrari also in the liquid Express installed the app “SocialJogger”, the Facebook, Twitter and Flickr

Integrated accounts to access directly to the platforms. Further, it is possible to connect the cloud solution from Acer to the “Our site ” network. It can be accessed on all data, which are stored on other devices such as PC or notebook, provided the Our site software was installed. Another way of wireless data exchange is given thanks to the DLNA standard. Finally it should have liquid optional express the latest standard for wireless data transfer, NFC. What that means, wanted to know more Our site, and was disappointed: Although the standard in the Press release big is advertised, is that liquid Express (initially) without NFC, the version with the chip will be supplied only if network operators want. Acer awards so that the chance of a (beinah-) all setting feature, because currently the soon available Google Smartphone is only of all Android smartphones Samsung Galaxy nexus equipped with the technology. NFC will be used in the future for mobile payment . The railway has already launched a service called “touch & travel“, which can be particularly easy to use on Android phones with NFC.

Other connection standards are the usual suspects A-GPS, GSM, UMTS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth 2.1, and MicroUSB. The Acer liquid Express is available in the colours dark Burgundy, Titanium Grey and Pearl White now for an MSRP of €239.