Acer is a new entrant in the cell phone market. After creating the Android powered A1, Acer is bringing three Windows Mobile handsets, dubbed Acer beTouch E100, Acer beTouch E101 and Acer beTouch E200. All the models of the Acer beTouch phone series with run on the Windows Mobile 6.5 platform. These Windows Mobile handsets will be powered by 528 MHz Qualcomm processor.
Although the 528 MHz Qualcomm processor could not match the super fast speed of the Snapdragon processor, nonetheless these phones will be faster than most standard smartphones.
Acer beTouch E100
The beTouch E100 sports a 3.2-inch WQVGA touch sensitive display with 240 x 400-pixel resolution and 65K color support. The 2-megapixel camera of the phone is fitted with digital zoom and video recorder. Video playback is supported by Windows Media Player 10. Acer beTouch E100 has integrated MP3, microSD memory card slot, miniUSB port, Bluetooth and A-GPS. This Acer Windows Mobile phone has up to 512MB internal storage space. This 3G capable phone will run on quad band GSM and dual band UMTS networks.
The battery of the phone could support up to 5 hours of talk time and up to 17 days of standby time. Acer beTouch is expected to cost around $333.
Acer beTouch E101
This Acer beTouch series model boasts most of the features of the Acer beTouch E100 handset. Acer beTouch E101 features a 3.2-inch WQVGA touch screen with 240 x 400 pixels resolution and over 65K color support. It has a 2-megapixel camera with video recording function and digital zoom.
The 512MB internal memory of Acer beTouch E101 could be expanded with microSD memory card. This Windows Mobile phone features Bluetooth, miniUSB port and integrated GPS. Similar to beTouch E100, the battery of E101 has enough juice to support up to 5 hours of talk time and 17 days of standby time. However, this beTouch handset will run only on the quad band GSM network. Acer beTouch E101 will cost about $252.
Acer beTouch E200
This Acer Windows Mobile phone sports a 3-inch touchscreen and a slide out numeric keypad. It has a 3-megapixel camera, MP3 player, Bluetooth, miniUSB port, A-GPS, 512MB internal memory and microSD card slot. Acer beTouch E200 will run on the GSM and UMTS networks. This phone will carry a $358 price tag.