Acer Liquid Jade Z

Acer has launched the Liquid Jade Z in Ecuador. The smartphone starts on prepaid plans from just $15 a month, offering an affordable quad-core processor-powered experience in a sleek package.

The Liquid Jade Z includes a 5-inch IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and Zero Air Gap technology, a 13MP rear shooter with a 5MP selfie taker on the front, HD speakers, 64-bit 1.5GHz quad-core processor, and a 2,300mAh battery. It's not a bad package and is competitively priced to drive sales in target countries, launching in the US back in August.

You'll be able to pick one up on prepaid plans starting at $15 a month. See the press release for more details.

Press Release

Acer Brings its Smartphone Business to Ecuador Editor's Summary

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 29, 2015 – Acer America continues to broaden its smartphone business with the delivery of its Liquid Jade Z smartphones to Ecuador. The award-winning Liquid Jade Z offers practical features for communicating via voice, text and data and is available through Ecuador's CNT (Corporación Nacional de Telecomunicaciones) stores, the first to offer Acer smartphones in this country.

"We're delighted to work with Corporación Nacional de Telecomunicaciones to offer our beautiful, feature-rich Liquid Jade Z smartphones to customers in Ecuador," said Hugo Hernandez, vice president, Acer America Smartphone Business Group. "We believe consumers there will appreciate their style, ease-of-use and superb performance for increasing productivity and daily entertainment."

Beautiful in form and function, the Liquid Jade Z's stylish, curved and sleek design is .31 inches slim and weighs just 3.8 ounces, making it easy to use with just one hand. Powerful, it's fueled by Android 4.4 4G LTE and provides 64-bit 1.5GHz quad-core processing for fast browsing, streaming and downloading.

The 5-inch HD IPS display is viewable from almost any angle and readable in most environments with Zero Air Gap technology, which decreases reflections. It's safeguarded by a beautiful, yet strong Corning Gorilla Glass 3 panel and features a special read mode to protect eyes from blue-light emissions.

Featuring a voice-activated 13MP rear camera with a F1.8 aperture, the Liquid Jade Z creates beautiful pictures even in dimly lit environments. A front camera with a 5MP F2.2 aperture makes shooting selfies easy and Bright Magic integrates multiple pictures into one image. Exposure control can be controlled with just one finger to adjust focus and exposure independently for crystal clear shots. In addition, Dual Shot enables simultaneous images from the front and rear cameras for picture-in-picture and video-in-video.

Outfitted with 24Bit, 192KHz high resolution audio and a HD speaker with DTS Sound™, the Liquid Jade Z is ideal for enjoying HD music on the go. The 2300 mAh battery provides up to 5 hours of talk time or 400 hours in standby. In addition, AcerEXTEND lets customers control the smartphone via a cable or wirelessly using a Windows-based PC, typing with a keyboard or using drag and drop and sharing.

The Liquid Jade Z is available in charcoal gray with 1GB RAM/8GB ROM with a two-year prepaid plan starting at $15 USD monthly. It comes with a limited one year parts and labor warranty.