Acer Announced Liquid Z5 with 5-inch Display Screen

Acer has announced the Liquid Z5 smartphone, a budget device with a 5-inch display.

The handset is powered by a dual-core 1.3GHz processor, and comes with a 5-megapixel camera and 4GB of storage on board.

Running Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, the Liquid Z5 comes with a range of exclusive software features, including a child-friendly mode, AcerFloat for enhanced multitasking and AcerRapid for improved one-handed controls.

The device, which is available in white or grey color options and comes equipped with DTS sound, measures in at 145.5 x 73.5 x 8.8mm and weighs 147g.

Acer’s Liquid Z5 has been touted as a competitor to the Motorola Moto G at the lower end of the market, but the rival device features superior specs.

The Acer Liquid Z5 will be available in France, Benelux, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Ukraine and the UK from mid-January, priced at €169 (£140).