Acer has unveiled one of the cheapest smartphones with Windows 10 with the M330. The identical Z330 runs, however, with Android 5.1, as well as the Z530 and Z630. The Jade Primo aims thanks to Microsoft continuum as a full PC.
Acer has introduced six new smartphones in the framework of the IFA. The great flood of Windows-10-phones but was contrary to the previously circulating rumors; among other things that runs the M330 liquid with Microsoft’s system. On the identical Z330 Android 5.1 is installed, as well as on the Z530, Z530 Z630 and Z630 S., however.
Liquid M330 and Z330
Liquid M330 Z330 with the low end processor Snapdragon 210, not much to offer 1 GByte of RAM and two 5-megapixel cameras on the front and back and have to convince more with their low price of only 129 euro. The display is 4.5 inches tall; the resolution did not mention the manufacturer yet.
Z630 liquid is at the other end of the product portfolio and is together with the Z630 S the best equipped new model. Its large case offers enough space for a 5.5-inch IPS display with HD resolution. The battery fall out with 4000 mAh very efficiently and can hope for exceptionally long periods – Acer speaks of 1030 hours standby. So far, only a few other Phablets were how that blessed Huawei Ascend Mate with large batteries.
The quad-core processor MediaTek MT6735 breaks with 1.3 GHz probably no benchmark records, will animate but in combination with the 2 GB liquid RAM Android 5.1. The CPU also controls 64 bit. About LTE will spark the Z630 with up to 150 MBit / s. Since the WLAN module supports only the standard 802.11 b / g / n, it is limited to 2.4-GHz networks. The Z630 S differs from the Z630 only in the Speicheraustattung and the processor: 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB instead of 16 GB internal flash memory of the manufacturer embeds; an unspecified named octa-core chip is used as CPU.
Both in terms of its facilities, as well as its size is Z530 liquid between the Z330 and Z630. It has like the Z630 the MediaTek MT6735 processor on board, but only 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB internal flash memory. His HD display – probably 1280 × 720 pixels – measures 5 inches diagonally. As a special feature, the front camera has a resolution of 8 Megapixels and thus more pixels than the average Smartphone. Transmitted will have LTE Cat4, WLAN according to 802 .11b / g / n and Bluetooth 4.0. The relatives liquid Z530 S has an eight-core processor, 3 GB memory and 32 GB of Flash memory, but otherwise the same facilities as the Z530.
The Jade Primo is another Smartphone with Windows 10. It is especially designed to work with Microsoft’s continuum function on an external monitor as a PC replacement. This includes Acer offers jade Primo also a docking station as well as mouse and keyboard for that. It is still unclear whether the peripherals are included in the scope of delivery. The hardware of the Primo settles otherwise far from the phones of the liquid series: as CPU works a Snapdragon processor from Qualcomm, the AMOLED display is 5.5 inches tall and the main camera has 21 megapixels, while the front camera scans 8 mega pixels.
Prices and rumors
After Acer will offer the Smartphones fall in Germany: the liquid Z630 comes late September for around 200 euros, the Z530 end October for around 150 euros, the Z330 in early October and the M330 early December also for 130 euros each. The S models will be available probably until next year; the producer speaks only of the first quarter.
In advance, the IFA was the speech that Acer would present four new smartphones with Windows 10 and quantitatively make competition even Microsoft. (hcz)