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ACER ANNOUNCES LIQUID Z6 AND Z6 PLUS

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Acer announced two new smartphones at IFA 2016 — a budget Android phone and a bigger and better sibling of it.

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First is the Acer Liquid Z6 which has a 5-inch HD display and a quad-core MediaTek6737 chipset. Its memory is on the low-side at just 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable storage. There’s an 8MP rear camera, 2MP selfie shooter, and a 2000mAh battery inside.

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Due to its low specifications, it’s mainly targeted to budget consumers with a price tag of €119 or around Php6,200.

ACER LIQUID Z6 SPECS:

  • 5-inch HD display
  • 1.25GHz MediaTek MT6737 quad-core processor
  • Mali-T720 MP2 GPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB internal storage
  • Expandable via microSD card
  • 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera w/ LED flash
  • 2-megapixel front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
  • Bluetooth
  • GPS w/ A-GPS
  • 2000mAh battery
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow

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Next in line is the bigger brother of the Z6 which is the Liquid Z6 Plus. It gets an upgrade to a 5.5-inch full HD display topped with a 2.5D curved glass, and metal construction. It also has a better chipset — a quad-core MediaTek 6753 — and a bigger RAM at 3GB. Storage starts at 32GB with possible expansion via a microSD card. There’s also a fingerprint scanner, 13MP main camera, 5MP front camera, and a large 4080mAh battery.

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With the upgrades comes cost with a €249 tag or roughly 13k when converted.

ACER LIQUID Z6 PLUS SPECS:

  • 5.5-inch full HD display
  • 2.5D Curved Glass
  • 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6753 quad-core processor
  • Mali-T720 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • Expandable via microSD card
  • 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera w/ dual-tone LED flash
  • 8-megapixel front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
  • Bluetooth
  • GPS w/ A-GPS
  • 4080mAh battery
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Both the handsets will arrive in Asia with the Liquid Z6 coming this November and the Liquid Z6 Plus by December.

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