tech2 News StaffApr 23, 2016 09:16:05 IST
At an event held at New York, Acer unveiled a number of products including laptops, desktops and Chromebooks. Among them was also the announcement of a new budget smartphone called the Acer Liquid Zest Plus, that comes with two interesting features, namely its 5000mAh battery and the tri-focus 13MP camera.
Priced at $250 (approximately Rs 16,637) the smartphone features a plastic build and for now, will only be available in the US market. As for the rest of hardware specifications, you get a 5.5-inch HD (1280x720 pixels) display that is fueled by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek (MT6735) chipset and paired with 2GB of RAM.
There's 16GB of internal memory and the camera features a 13MP tri-focus unit on the back and a 5MP camera on the front. Tri-focus refers the use of laser, contrast, and phase detection to lock focus which in theory, should make it extremely quick.
As for the the 5000mAh battery, it comes with fast charging. The handset packs in the usual connectivity options like, 4G bands, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.
Acer recently announced its lineup of hardcore gaming products, including laptops, monitors, desktops and a projector in India as well.
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