Acer Liquid S1 phablet announced
The Acer Liquid S1 has been announced, after seeing ASUS’ take earlier today on a phablet with a stylus on the FonePad Note. The Acer Liquid S1 is the company’s first tablet and will start shipping in the third quarter of the year in France, Belgium, Netherlands, Ukraine, Russia, UK and Germany, followed by Spain and Italy. It will cost €349 (around $455).
The Acer Liquid S1 features a 5.7-inch screen with 720p resolution and is powered by a Mediatek quad-core processor clocked at 1.5 GHz and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. There’s also 1GB of RAM as well as single and dual-SIM options (with two slots), though no LTE support. There’s 8GB of internal storage (expandable via microSD card) and a 2,400mAh battery, in addition to a pair of back and front-facing cameras.