Liquid E2 - £80
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Acer Liquid E2
The Acer Liquid E2 is mid-range smartphone that runs on Android Jelly Bean. It is an upgrade to the Liquid E1 and has more power and a better camera than its predecessor. The Liquid E2 has now been superseded in the Acer range by the Liquid E3.
The Acer Liquid E2 has a 4.5-inch Touchscreen that displays in 245 PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
This phone has an 8MP camera that can record in up to 1080p and a 2MP front facing camera for taking selfies and making video calls.
Performance is provided by a 1.2 GHZ quad core processor and 1GB RAM making this phone one of the more powerful in its price range. Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 68 out of 100.
The Acer Liquid E2 has an estimated battery life of around 9 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 2000mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh. This phone has a removable battery.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The Liquid E2 has 4GB internal storage and an expandable memory card slot through which it is possible to add a further 32GB external storage. It also comes with Google Drive installed which gives you an additional 15GB of free cloud storage.
The Liquid E2 has Bluetooth which means it can communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit) and it has Wi-Fi so can connect to your home network or public Wi-Fi hotspots such as those available in many coffee shops, cafes and hotels.
The Liquid e2 has an FM radio and an MP3 player with dual rear facing dts speakers. It comes preloaded with Google Maps, Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube. Other apps, such as Instagram, WhatsApp, Snapchat and Spotify are available to download from the Google Play Store, along with the latest music, films, TV shows and games. This phone is able to integrate with social media via designated Facebook and Twitter Apps.
This phone comes in a dual SIM version (called the Acer Liquid E2 Dual SIM) that enables you to pop in two SIM cards at once and choose the one you want to use. This comes in handy if you are planning to use your phone abroad extensively or want to keep your business and personal calls separate.
The Acer Liquid E2 is a powerful and functional phone that has a competitive array of features. It also has a good quality camera for a phone in this price range.