Acer is a massive global concern which dates back to in 1976, today, Acer ranks No. 2 in the world in terms of PCs and notebook sales. This has been acheived using its multi-brand approach with Gateway, Packard Bell, and eMachines brands worldwide. Acer is a sponsor of the Olympic movement (the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter and the forthcoming London 2012 Olympic Games). The current product range includes Notebooks, Netbooks, Smartphones, Tablets, Desktops, Monitors and TV's. In this article we are obviously going to concentrate on the mobile phone/smartphone products from Acer.
Acer mobile handsets remarkably manage to combine technology and design in perfect harmony. The brand offers a variety of smartphones, each of which combine advanced features and applications in a pleasant format. Mobile phone such as the Acer neotouch to the Acer beTouch E110list high specifications and also high user satisfaction ratings.
Acer, throughout their substantial phone range, unusually offer a choice Windows Mobile and Android phones. One of their best selling handsets, the Acer Liquid, is powered by the very latest Android 2.1 operating system, however Acer are happy to continue discussions with a view to offering Windows as an alternative on their handsets. This is an interesting idea and the opposite of some manufacturers who seem to pick an OS and stick with it, whereas Acer's strategy seems to be releasing each of its phones with Android and Windows Mobile under slightly different product names!
These Android handsets from Acer are quick and slick! The Liquid offers a 5 megapixel camera, a 3.5 inch capacitive touchscreen and is driven by a 768Mhz Qualcomm processor. There is of course a full range of smartphone features such as WiFi, Bluetooth 2.0, GPS etc, along with some interesting Acer specific features like their rollerdex-type system for choosing applications and the Spinlets system for streaming music to your handset with social networking integration.
The current crop of handsets from Acer include the Liquid, beTouch, neoTouch and Stream model ranges. Each range features a unique look and feature set. The Liquid range offers easy-to-use features, smart menus, high-definition multimedia, fast apps and slick socializing. The beTouch range of smartphones all operating on the latest Windows Mobile 6.5 operating system with access to applications via Windows Marketplace and the latest versions of Internet Explorer and Windows Live Messenger. The neoTouch range of touchscreens and full QWERTY keyboards for a superior browsing and messaging experience with large displays and powerful processors. last, but certainly not least, we have the Stream handset range, Acer's best smartphone ever.