Acer Launches Liquid S2 smartphone with 4K video recording
Acer has just announced the first S2 phablet with a 6-inch IPS display and 4K video recording feature. Though Acer has announced the Liquid S2 today, it is yet to reveal the details about price and this is expected to happen at the IFA in Berlin later this week.
Feature-wise, it comes with a 6-inch IPS full HD display offering 1920×1080 pixels resolution at 368 pixels per inch, and it also has a curved Gorilla Glass 3. The new phablet will run on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean powered by a Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800 quad-core chipset clocking at 2.2GHz with a 2GB of internal memory. It has 16GB of internal memory which is expandable memory of up to 128GB using a microSD.
It sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with BSI Sensors and LED ring flash, and can shoot full HD 1080p 60fps, and a 2-megapixel front facing camera. The rear camera will be able to capture full panorama photos by offering up to 27-megapixels in a single picture and is also capable of recording videos in 4K resolution, making it the first smartphone to do this. On the connectivity front, it will offer Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS, AGPS, 3G or 4G, depending up on the country.
Other features include Dolby digital speakers, a 3,300mAh battery and a suite of sensors, accelerometer, light sensor, proximity sensor, digital compass and gyro. It will also sport Acer’s Float UI with Acer HD Channel, Acer Remote Files and Acer Docs, Acer Data Traffic Manager, Acer Float Caller, Acer Float Apps(maps/calculator/notes/camera/), Acer Live Screen, Acer Print and more.
The Liquid S2 will be available in red and black colors at the end of October in some countries. The official unveiling which will also tell about the price will be told at the IFA.