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Model Name

Acer Liquid Z520

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Launch

Announced 2015, March 2017, January
Status Available. Released 2015, April Available. Released 2017, January

Network

Technology GSM / HSPA GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G HSDPA 900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
Speed HSPA HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes

Body

Dimensions 154 x 86 x 6.4 mm (6.06 x 3.39 x 0.25 in) 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9 mm (5.33 x 2.61 x 0.31 in)
Weight 118 g (4.16 oz) 138 g (4.87 oz)
SIM Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

Type TFT capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches (~57.1% screen-to-body ratio) 4.7 inches (~67.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 854 pixels (~187 ppi pixel density) 720 x 1280 pixels (~312 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes Yes

Platform

OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat) Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Mediatek MT6582M Exynos 7870 Octa
CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-400MP2 Mali-T830

Memory

Card Slot microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single SIM
Internal 8 GB, 1 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM

Camera

Primary 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash 13 MP, f/1.9, autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama
Video [email protected], [email protected] [email protected]
Secondary 2 MP 8 MP, f/1.9

Sound

Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm Jack Yes Yes

Comms

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Radio FM radio FM radio
USB microUSB v2.0 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Features

Sensors Accelerometer, proximity Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML HTML5
Java No No

Battery

Battery Removable Li-Po 2000 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 2350 mAh battery

Misc

Colors Black, White Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud
Price group 3/10 (About 130 EUR) About 330 EUR