Acer to debut Liquid Glow handset at Mobile World Congress 2012, destined for UK this summer
With Mobile World Congress 2012 starting in just a couple days, Acer looks to continue the hype surrounding it’s new Android products. We’ve heard about their CloudMobile already, well they’re back with a new handset destined for the UK early this summer. Dubbed the Acer Liquid Glow, you’ll see a 3.7″ WVGA display and a 5MP camera, powered by a 1ghz processor. More importantly, the device will include Android v4.0 ICS right out of the box.The pink promo photo above points to a phone designed to attract female buyers. Reminds me of the HTC Rhyme, maybe Acer saw some genius in the idea?
[toggle title=”Click Here to View The Full Press Release”] Acer presents its Liquid Glow smartphone at the 2012 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Based on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, this smartphone brings the ultimate balance between style, performance and affordability — ideal for today’s fun-seeking, social-networking youth. The Liquid Glow sports a 3.7-inch screen and portrays Acer’s signature look with nice curves, chrome details, and a soft-touch casing combined to deliver the perfect size, grip and feel. This new smartphone will be available in a series of trendy colors: Sakura Pink, Alpine White, and Cat’s-eye Black. Going a step further, the onscreen display style varies with the external color, making each smartphone a unique fashion statement. The Liquid Glow brings together the power and the convenience of Ice Cream Sandwich, providing a user-friendly interface along with widgets to easily stay connected, entertained and updated. It also works with the latest voice-input engine from Google, which guarantees a continuous “open microphone” experience and streaming voice recognition. The smartphone’s 5 MP rear camera features an LED flash for low light, as well as panoramic image capture and touch focus. With Android Beam, photos can be shared by a single tap with another NFC powered Android device, without the hassle of launching application or pairing. What’s more, Android Beam can also share anything like contacts, favorite apps, music or videos instantaneously through NFC. Please come and see the new Liquid Glow smartphone at Acer Pod, located inside the Google Android Booth, Hall 8 – 8C25. The Acer Liquid Glow will be available in early summer 2012. [/toggle] Source:ACER