Acer officially announced the Liquid Jade Z in March 2015, followed by its release in April of the same year. However, the phone has since been discontinued and is no longer available for purchase. The Liquid Jade Z supports GSM/HSPA/LTE technology, featuring 2G bands for GSM 850/900/1800/1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 and 3G bands for HSDPA 900/2100. Additionally, it offers 4G bands for 1, 3, 7, and 20, providing high-speed connectivity with download speeds of up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds of up to 50 Mbps.
The phone measures 5.65 x 2.75 x 0.31 inches in size and weighs approximately 110 g, making it compact and lightweight. It features a hybrid dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) configuration, allowing the simultaneous use of two different SIM cards for added flexibility.
Running on the Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system, the phone provides a user-friendly interface and access to a wide range of apps. It is powered by the Mediatek MT6732 chipset, which houses a Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU. The device is also equipped with a Mali-T760MP2 GPU, ensuring smooth graphics performance and an enjoyable user experience.
Memory and Display
The Jade Z features a microSDHC card slot that can be used in the shared SIM slot, providing expandable storage options. The internal storage capacity for the Jade Z is 8GB with 1GB of RAM, while the Jade Z Plus offers 16GB of internal storage and 2GB of RAM.
The phone incorporates an IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels, resulting in a 16:9 aspect ratio. With a pixel density of 294 PPI, the display offers sharp visuals and vibrant colors, ensuring an immersive viewing experience.
The camera on the device is equipped with a 13 MP sensor and an f/1.8 lens, ensuring high-resolution and sharp image capture. It also features an LED flash, HDR mode, and panorama capabilities, allowing you to capture stunning photos even in challenging lighting conditions. The camera is capable of recording videos at 1080p@30fps, delivering smooth and detailed video footage.
The Acer Liquid Jade Z is equipped with a 5 MP front-facing camera, specifically designed for capturing impressive selfies and engaging in video calls. With its high-resolution sensor, you can confidently capture self-portraits with clarity and detail.
A WLAN hotspot feature enables you to connect to the internet and other Wi-Fi devices, providing convenient access and connectivity. Built-in Bluetooth 4.0 allows for seamless wireless connections with compatible devices like phones or laptops, expanding your possibilities for data transfer and device synchronization.
The device incorporates a GPS module, enabling accurate location tracking and supporting mapping functions for navigation purposes. Additionally, it features an FM radio, allowing you to enjoy entertainment on the go with access to your favorite radio stations.
Equipped with sensors including an accelerometer, gyroscope, and proximity sensor, the device offers enhanced functionality and interactivity. These sensors facilitate features like motion detection, screen orientation adjustments, and proximity detection for improved user experience and convenience.
The Acer Liquid Jade Z speaker is designed to be compatible with a standard 3.5mm headphone jack, enabling easy and convenient connection to various audio devices such as headphones or external speakers. This compatibility allows you to enjoy your audio content with enhanced sound quality and personal listening preferences.
This phone is equipped with a 2300 mAh Li-Po battery, which offers extended usage before requiring a recharge. In standby mode, the battery can last up to 410 hours, and when utilizing 3G connectivity, it can provide up to 400 hours of standby time. For talk time, the phone can provide up to 7 hours on 2G networks and up to 4 hours on 3G networks.
The phone is available in two classic color options: black and white, offering a choice to suit your personal style. In terms of pricing, it is typically priced around 200 Euros, providing a competitive and affordable option for smartphone users.