Acer has announced a special edition of its next version of Liquid Smartphone dubbed Acer Liquid ‘e’ Ferrari Smartphone that is powered by latest Android 2.1 mobile operating platform, combining cutting-edge technologies, software innovation and an ultra-fluid user interface to create an all-new mobile experience.
Acer Liquid E Ferrari special edition is the most exclusive Smartphone in the world, dedicated to those who refuse to settle for mere perfection and demand something extra from their technological devices: passion, cutting-edge technology, performance, and above all, exclusive features.
Passionate, like the red of its livery, Sophistication, expression of the utmost perfection, High performance, like the finnest race cars, Exclusive, like a tailor-made suit, and Fully-equipped, like a luxurious object: these ingredients make the Acer Liquid E Ferrari special edition utterly unique and in a class of its own.
Created from a pure racing soul, the Acer Liquid E Ferrari special edition combines powerful performance with design excellence. It is not merely a luxurious smartphone or status symbol; it is an object with nothing was left to chance, where obsessive attention to detail ensures its owner a uniquely rare experience.
Above all, it flaunts a bold yet elegant design: the glossy red casing with chrome trim makes it a true pleasure for the eyes. The front is dominated by a spacious 3.5-inch, hi-resolution capacitive touchscreen, while the back sports the legendary “Scuderia Ferrari” shield with details in carbon fibre, while the redesigned microphone recalls the “air intake inlet”, lending it a powerful look to keep it in pole position.
Acer has completely personalised the user interface in special edition Acer Liquid e Ferrari phone, thereby allowing fans of the Rossa to have the thrill of the Gran Premio always at their fingertips:
The Ferrari wallpaper brightens up the 5-page home page for total immersion into the roaring world of Formula.
Ferrari images and videos are always at your fingertips.
A special set of ringtones allows you to personalise your phone with the inimitable sweet music of the Ferrari engine.
Based on previously launched Acer LIQUID high-definition smartphone which was the first phone in the market running Google Android platform to use Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor, the new Acer Liquid ‘e’ Ferrari Smartphone is powered by Google’s latest Android 2.1 operating system while its predecessor ran on Android 1.6 OS.
The new Acer Liquid e Ferrari phone with Android Eclair 2.1 features new home screen design version that now handles five home screens by default, allowing users to easily install more applications from the rich selection available on the Android Market, as well as shortcuts and widgets.
In addition, a new Quick Contacts feature in Acer Liquid e Ferrari phone lets users easily switch between the address book and the social network applications and Live wallpapers are now available to customize Liquid e on the fly. In addition, a new keyboard layout is now offered with an extended dictionary for predictive input.
Acer Liquid ‘e’ Ferrari also offers an updated version of the Android 2.1 browser that supports HTML5, double-tap zooming, video tagging support and geo-location API support.
Aimed at users demanding outstanding multimedia, web browsing, social media integration and video streaming, the new Acer Liquid ‘e’ Ferrari Smartphone is powered by 768 MHz Qualcomm QSD 8250 Snapdragon Processor and comes with 256 MB RAM and 512 MB FLASH ROM with added support for microSD memory card allowing upto 32-GB storage. In addition, the handset features a proximity sensor, ambient light sensor and an accelerometer for auto-rotation.
Powered by 1-GH Smapdragon processor (768 effective), the Acer LIQUID ‘e’ Ferrari smartphone provides instant access to web pages, smooth streaming of videos or music , and instant response from popular mail, maps and search applications. The handset’s high-speed processing capability and high-speed internet access (HSPA) of Snapdragon brings to life the Google’s Android experience. And as in Google Android based handsets, the Liquid ‘e’ also features four buttons on the front offering functions such as Send, End, Back and Home.
The Acer Liquid ‘e’ Ferrari smartphone comes equipped with 3.5-inch WVGA (800 × 480) Capacitive Touchscreen and it runs Google’s latest Android 2.1 dubbed ‘Eclair’ mobile operating system with Acer’s custom Spinlets user interface skin on top with easy access to entertainment and web bookmarks. The smartphone has capacitive buttons for Home, Search, Back, and Menu options and it features several hardware buttons including Volume Up, Volume Down, Camera, and Power / Standby.
In addition, the Acer LIQUID ‘e’ Ferrari smartphone comes with exclusive Spinlets applications that allows free streaming of worldwide music and video directly on handset, which can also be shared with friends and family through web-posting or e-mail. The handset also feature smart integration of popular social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Picasa and Flickr etc in the address book, with realtime notification of status or content updates.
Measuring 115 × 64 x 12.43 mm and weighing 165 gms with rechargeable batteries, the Android 2.1 powered Acer Liquid ‘e’ Ferrari smartphone is GSM: Quad-band 850/900/1800/1900 MHz network ready and offers GPRS / EDGE: Class B, WiFi 802.11b/g Wi-Fi CERTIFIED network connection, Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR, and has built-in GPS receiver with A-GPS and Google maps 3.0.
Just like any other Android powered phones, users can expect great integration with Google’s email, calendar, contacts and Google Maps and many other Google Apps in addition to rapidly growing collection of applications from the Android Marketplace.
In addition, special edition Acer Liquid ‘e’ Ferrari handset is equipped with 5.0 Megapixel camera offering geo-tagging, ISO, self-timer options and accelerated auto-focus and also feature Accelerometer and light sensor technologies, 3.5 mm audio out port, and 3D graphics support.
The Slim and stylish special edition Acer LIQUID ‘e’ Ferrari smartphone would be available in Red, Black and White colors and would come equipped with 1350 mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery that provides upto 6 hours of talktime. Acer has not disclosed the handset price or availability as yet.