Budget smartphone Acer Liquid Z3 announced in France


Acer Liquid Z3

Following on the footsteps of its siblings Acer Liquid E1, E2, S1 and Z2, today the Taiwan-based manufacturer announced a new budget smartphone dubbed Acer Liquid Z3.

Acer Liquid Z3 measures 109 x 60 x 10.4mm and only 120 grams. It comes packed with a dual-core processor clocked at 1GHz, 3.5 inch display, 4GB internal storage, WiFi, GPS, and a 3 megapixels camera on the back and there is an option for a dual SIM variant.

Acer says the new entry-level device comes with 4 custom Quick Mode profiles targeted at different user and age groups (7 to 70 years old).

-Basic Mode: For youngsters with call and text fucntions;

-Senior Mode: Messages, radio, weather, magnify, clock, quick call contacts;

-Classic mode: All main functions in a simple and organized layout for first time smartphone users;

-Keypad mode: For people who primarily use voice and need their keypad right away.

In terms of pricing and availability, the Acer Liquid Z3 will be available in Belgium, Netherlands, Ukraine, France, Spain, UK, Italy, Germany and Russia starting mid-August at a recommended price of €99. The Acer Liquid Z3 will be available in two colours: Rock Black and Classic White. A range of accessories will be available including flip-covers and replaceable back-covers in Rock Black, Classic White, Sakura Pink, Pop Yellow and Lagoon Turquoise, along with the more standard screen protection film.