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Acer Liquid Metal / Acer Liquid mt

alaTest has collected and analyzed 291 reviews of Acer Liquid Metal / Acer Liquid mt. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Opinions about the social networking functionality and screen are on the whole positive. The portability and size are also mentioned favorably. There are mixed reviews on the reliability and design, and some have doubts about the camera and usability.

price, size, portability, screen, social network

usability, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Acer Liquid Metal / Acer Liquid mt is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Acer Liquid Metal / Acer Liquid mt

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 user reviews of Acer Liquid Metal / Acer Liquid mt from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the price.

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71% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Liquid Metal Sim Free Smartphone - BrownAcer Liquid Metal Sim Free Smartphone - Brown

Aug, 2017

Expert review by: Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Acer Liquid Metal

 

The Acer Liquid Metal continues the work of the Acer Liquid and the Acer Stream that we've seen previously. Both handsets have impressed, but lacked the overall wow factor that strong rivals from HTC or Samsung have. With the Liquid Metal, have Acer...

It’s distinctive, Dobly Mobile sounds great, doesn’t do anything drastically wrong

Acer’s custom UI is radically and might deter some, poor camera performance, video format support basic, design not cohesive, screen scratches easily

So overall the Acer Liquid Metal is a good device. We’re impressed with the level of customisation that Acer have undertaken - it makes it distinctive with the added addition that if you want to revert back to standard Android you can in a flash.

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Sandra Vogel (techradar.com)

Acer Liquid Metal review

 

Acer's follow up to the Stream brings Android 2.2, but dials back the specs slightly.

Great screen ; Good sound output thanks to Dolby Mobile ; Quality web browsing ; Good battery life

Annoying curved backplate ; Disappointing camera ; Flash not pre-installed ; Breeze user interface fiddly ; SocialJogger Twitter and Facebook app fails to hit the spot

Acer has stuck with the same UI as the Acer Stream for the new Acer Liquid Metal, and if you hated it before, you'll probably still hate it. But the Liquid Metal costs £299 SIM free, while the Stream costs £329 as we write.

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Carrie-Ann Skinner (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Acer Liquid Metal review

 

The Acer Liquid Metal is a good-looking Google Android 2.2 'Froyo' handset. It features a curved design and a metal accent on the back but, oddly, has a plastic backplate. It's chunkier than some smartphones at 14mm thick and weighs a middling 135g but...

Solid. The Acer Liquid Metal Android smartphone looks good and fits neatly in the hand, and it was a pleasure surfing the web.

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Niall Magennis (trustedreviews.com)

Acer Liquid Metal

 

Acer's Liquid Metal has a good screen and fast processor, but how does it stack up against the Android smartphone competition?

Despite the thick bezel making it look small, the screen actually measures 3.6 inches across the diagonal and its resolution is very good at 840 x 480 pixels, so text in the web browser looks very sharp even when zoomed out a bit and pictures and icons...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: James Pearce (coolsmartphone.com)

Acer Liquid Metal Review

 

The Acer Liquid Metal has been out for a few months now, at the time of writing you could get one for £263 which puts it the same sort of price bracket as the Motorola Defy and the Samsung Galaxy Ace. So first of all we shall have a look at some...

The Acer Liquid Metal is a great device for the money. Compared to the Motorola and Galaxy Ace it would be difficult which to choose. The Acer is easily rootable, has a fairly active community creating roms for it. An official Gingerbread rom was...

Apr, 2011

Expert review by: Patrick (tracyandmatt.co.uk)

Acer Liquid Metal Review

 

Acer is not a company that many would expect to be making phones but they have and their latest incarnation is the subject of this review. The Liquid Metal is a mid-range device that has been created to conquer the demographic who doesn?t...

Browser ; Battery life ; There is a way to get rid of Acer?s skin

Acer's Android Skin ; Curved hardware ; Low quality feeling materials

Apr, 2011

Expert review by: (itreviews.co.uk)

Acer - Liquid Metal

 

The Liquid Metal is the latest in what has become a long line of Android-based smartphones from Acer. It isn't quite the all-singing, all-dancing handset that the Acer Stream is. Instead, it occupies the upper-middle range ...

Acer has done well with the Liquid Metal. The somewhat quirky Android skin won't appeal to everyone and more internal storage would have been nice, but there are some neat touches which help this smartphone stand out from the crowd.

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Ben Sillis (electricpig.co.uk)

Acer Liquid Metal review

 

Last year, we broke the news that the Acer Liquid Metal was coming to the UK. You can now pick one up, but should you? We've been putting it through its paces to find out: get the full prognosis here in our Acer Liquid Metal review.

Dolby Mobile sound

Acer's Android skin is awful

Acer got off to a great start with its Android phones, but now it feels lost

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Sandra Vogel (itpro.co.uk)

Acer Liquid Metal review

 

Acer's latest Android 2.2 smartphone is only just making its way to the shops. Although very reasonably priced, is it worth buying over other smartphones? Read our review to find out.

The Acer Liquid Metal runs Android 2.2 and on top of that sits Acer’s Breeze skin. This delivers a rather different take both on accessing widgets and how a home screen is structured. You'll either love it or hate it. You can drop it and use vanilla...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Jeff Baker (3g.co.uk)

Acer Liquid Metal Review

 

This is Acer's best handset so far, and has the benefits of the Froyo OS as well as Acer's own UI. Plus it's a decent price

Social Jogger offers a clever way to keep up to date with your social networks.

There is no facility for dragging and dropping icons onto home screens, which might put off some Android fans.

The Liquid Metal is definitely the best handset from Acer so far, but it does have a lot of heavyweight competition - in the shape of HTC, Samsung and Apple phones. While they all produce better-equipped devices, Acer has a few tricks of its own up its...

Dec, 2010

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:1500
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):450 / 550
Standby time (3G):550
Talk time (2G):11 / 8
Talk time (3G):8

Call management

Image stabilizer: Yes
Voice dialing: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus: Yes
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Camera resolution:2592 x 1944
Face detection: Yes
Flash type:LED
Image stabilizer: Yes
Rear Camera Resolution:2592 x 1944
Video capture resolution (max):1280 x 720

Design

Colour of product:Brown / Silver
Form factor:Bar

Display

Display diagonal:9.14
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours / 65536 colours
Display Resolution:480 x 800
Display Type:LCD
Touchscreen: Yes

Messaging

E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Text prediction system:T9

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
FM radio: No

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location:Y

Networking

2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:850,1900,2100
3G standards:HSDPA, HSUPA / HSDPA, HSUPA, WCDMA
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP
Bluetooth version:2.1+EDR
Data network:3G
SIM card capability:Single SIM
Wi-Fi: Yes

Other features

Java technology: Yes
Music player: Yes
Ringer type:Polyphonic

Performance

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:2.2
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list / Calendar
Video call: No

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Processor

Processor frequency:0.8

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:2.2

Storage

Compatible memory cards:microSDHC
Internal Memory:512
Maximum memory card size:32

Video

Video call: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.35
Height :11.5
Weight:135
Width:6.3
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