The Acer Predator 8 was announced in September 2015 and made available for purchase in November of the same year. Notably, this device lacked cellular connectivity and only supported 2G bands. As a result, the GPRS service and Edge network were not available for use with this device.
The Acer Predator 8 measures 8.58 x 5.0 x 0.34 inches in dimensions, and it weighs 353.8 g when a SIM card is not installed. Running on the Intel Atom x7-Z8700 chipset, the device operates on the Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system. It is powered by a quad-core 1.6 GHz CPU, providing efficient processing capabilities.
Memory and Display
The Acer Predator 8 features a dedicated microSDXC slot, allowing users to expand the storage capacity with ease. It comes with 32GB of internal storage and 2GB of RAM, ensuring sufficient space for apps, media, and smooth multitasking. The device sports an IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels and a 16:10 aspect ratio, offering vibrant visuals. With a screen-to-body ratio of 67.1%, the display provides an immersive viewing experience. The screen has a pixel density of 283 PPI, delivering sharp and detailed imagery.
The Acer Predator 8 is equipped with a single 5 MP rear camera, allowing you to capture high-quality photos. Additionally, it features a front-facing selfie camera capable of taking 2 MP photos, ensuring you can capture memorable self-portraits and enjoy video calls with satisfactory image quality.
The phone is equipped with various sensors, including a gyroscope and an accelerometer, enhancing its functionality and enabling features such as motion detection and orientation sensing. It supports Wi-Fi 802.11 network connection and Bluetooth 4.0 for seamless wireless communication. However, it does not feature an NFC chip, radio antenna, or USB port, limiting its capabilities in terms of near-field communication, FM radio reception, and direct wired connectivity.
The Acer Predator 8 features stereo speakers with a total of four speakers, delivering immersive audio quality. To enjoy audio from the phone or other compatible devices, you can utilize the 3.5mm audio jack, allowing for convenient connection and playback.
The phone is equipped with a powerful 4420mAh Li-Po battery, ensuring long-lasting usage. It offers an impressive talk time of up to 8 hours and 30 minutes, allowing for extended conversations without the need for frequent recharging. The device is available in an elegant black and silver color combination, exuding a sleek and modern aesthetic. With a price of approximately 350 EUR, it provides a premium experience at a competitive value.