Acer Liquid S1
SpecificationsNotebook: Acer Liquid S1 (Liquid Series)
Processor: Mediatek MT6589
Graphics Adapter: PowerVR SGX544
Display: 5.7 inch, 16:9, 1280x720 pixels, glossy: yes
Price: 349 euro
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
Reviews for the Acer Liquid S1
Liquid gold? We received the production model of the 5.7-inch Acer Liquid S1 phablet two months after the pre-production one. But we have noticed more than just improvements. Will the Acer phablet receive a purchase recommendation?
Source: SFT - Heft 2/2014
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 89%
Source: Netzwelt DE→EN
Positive: sound first impression; low price Negative: unusual format
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/05/2013
PowerVR SGX544: OpenGL ES 2.0 compatible with 4 pixel and 2 vertex shaders
These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.
Quad-core Cortex-A7-based SoC for tablets and smartphones.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.
Acer: Acer Incorporated is a Taiwanese multinational electronics manufacturer. Its product lineup includes desktops and laptops, as well as personal digital assistants (PDAs), servers and storage, displays, peripherals, and e-business services for business, government, education, and home users. Acer is the third largest computer manufacturer in the world (by sales) after HP and Dell Inc (2007). The company owns the largest franchised computer retail chain in Taipei, Taiwan. Originally named Multitech, it was founded in 1976. Gateway and Packard Bell are economically connected with Acer. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %
87.5%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.