Intel as the dominating giant in PC CPU market, is not a big player in the smartphone market and the chip maker is now trying to increase its presence in the smartphone market.
Intel’s latest effort is Acer’s Liquid C1 mid-range smartphone powered by an 1.2GHz Atom Z2420, codenamed Lexington, chip. The phone comes with Android 4.0 ICS operating system.
Acer’s Liquid C1 features a 4.3-inch 960×540 IPS display and a 8 Megapixel auto focus camera. While the Intel chip inside has just single core, the handset is capable of 1080 pixel video playbook. You can except Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS connectivity and a microSD card slot. Acer will launch the phone in South-east Asia countries. It works on HSPA+ mobile networks.