Acer’s mid-range Liquid smartphone
Acer unveiled a mid-range Android 4.2.2 smartphone, the Liquid E3. It has a 4.7-inch, 720p IPS display, quad-core 1.2-GHz processor with 1GB of RAM. Also: 4GB expandable storage, and Acer’s back-mounted Rapid key for one-press actions such as answering a call, launching the camera. Speaking of the camera: 13-megapixel rear cam, 2-megapixel front cam, and both have LED flashes. Acer promises to upgrade to Android KitKat shortly after European launch in April. Price is about $272.