Acer 2009 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Acer Articles for 2009

Acer Tempo M900 Review

The M900 is a slider with a 3.8-inch WVGA touchscreen and a QWERTY keyboard, while an embedded fingerprint sensor helps set this model apart from its competitors. Adama D. Brown[...]

Get Ready for Google’s Android OS to Take Off

So far, Android hasn't lived up to its hype, but Brighthand's Ed Hardy predicts that by the end of this year there will be so many models running Google's mobile[...]

The Android-Based Acer A1 Will Have a WVGA Display, Fast Processor

A description of the Android-powered Acer A1 that has come out ahead of the formal unveiling shows that this model will have a better screen and processor than any current[...]

Wirefly Offering Netbooks with 3G

The on-line retailer Wirefly has begun offering netbooks with embedded 3G wireless service from AT&T and Verizon Wireless, currently the only two U.S. carriers that support these mini-laptops.

Acer Confirms Its First Android Phone Will Probably Debut this Year

The chief of mobile devices at Acer has essentially confirmed earlier reports by saying his company will likely launch its first phone running Google's Android OS this year.

Acer Wants to Offer Very Affordable Smartphones

Acer has been putting together a major push into the smartphone market for some time now, and now the company has revealed its strategy for accomplishing this: it plans to[...]

New Study Warns that Cell Phone Use May Slightly Increase Cancer Risk

An extensive study overseen by the World Health Organization has found that cell phone use may cause a slight but measurable increase in several types of tumors, some of which[...]

Acer’s First Android Smartphone Will Debut in September

The Acer A1 is scheduled for release in early fall. This will be this company's first smartphone running Google's Android operating system.

Acer Commits to an Android Netbook

Acer has promised to release a netbook running Google's Android operating system later this year. It may be the first to do so, as one of its top rival, Asus,[...]

Acer DX650 Details Leak Out, Show It Should Be Named the Janus

Janus is a two-faced god from Greek mythology; the DX650 will be a two-faced Windows Mobile smartphone released by Acer.

Acer Planning Two Android-based Devices This Year

An Acer spokesperson has revealed that his company intends to release two smartphones running Google's Android OS by the end of this year.

Acer Pushing the Cutting Edge in Android Phones

The newly-unveiled Acer Liquid should raise some eyebrows -- no other device running Google's Android OS that has been announced so far will have its feature set, including a WVGA[...]

Acer Prepping Smartphone with Large Keyboard

Acer recently promised that it will unveil a new line of smartphones at an event later this month. Some details on one of these have slipped out.

Acer’s Latest Windows Phones Hitting the Market

The collection of smartphones based on Microsoft's Windows Mobile that Acer unveiled earlier this year is starting to hit store shelves, including the Tempo M900 and F900.

Acer Will Unveil New Smartphones in Mid-February

Acer has invited journalists to an event next month where it will introduce a new line of smartphones.

Acer and Asus Subnotebooks Showing Strong Sales

Both Acer and Asus experienced strong sales of their subnotebooks at the end of 2008, and are increasing their predicted sales volumes for 2009.

Acer Will Release Four More Smartphones by Year’s End

Acer is reportedly close to launching four more smartphones -- one with Google's Android OS, and the others based on Microsoft's Windows Mobile.

Acer May Be Prepping an Android/XP Netbook

Acer is working on a netbook that runs both Windows XP and Android that will reportedly be released next month. This may be the first of many running this operating[...]