Comparison between:
- Acer Liquid Z520
- Acer Liquid Z500
- Acer Liquid Z530
- Acer Liquid Z200

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Acer Liquid Z520

Acer Liquid Z520

Dimensions: 73 x 143 x 9.9 mm
Weight: 150 g
SoC: MediaTek MT6582M
CPU: ARM Cortex-A7, 1300 MHz, Cores: 4
GPU: ARM Mali-400 MP2, 416 MHz
RAM: 1 GB, 533 MHz
Storage: 8 GB
Display: 5 in, TFT, 480 x 854 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 2000 mAh, Li-Polymer
OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Camera: 3264 x 2448 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 30 fps

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Acer Liquid Z500

Acer Liquid Z500

Dimensions: 73 x 145 x 8.65 mm
Weight: 150 g
SoC: MediaTek MT6582
CPU: ARM Cortex-A7, 1300 MHz, Cores: 4
GPU: ARM Mali-400 MP2, 500 MHz
RAM: 1 GB, 533 MHz
Storage: 4 GB
Display: 5 in, IPS, 720 x 1280 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 2000 mAh, Li-Ion
OS: Android 4.4 KitKat
Camera: 3264 x 2448 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 30 fps

Acer Liquid Z530

Acer Liquid Z530

Dimensions: 70.3 x 144 x 8.9 mm
Weight: 145 g
SoC: MediaTek MT6735
CPU: ARM Cortex-A53, 1300 MHz, Cores: 4
GPU: ARM Mali-T720 MP2, 600 MHz
RAM: 1 GB, 2 GB, 640 MHz
Storage: 8 GB, 16 GB
Display: 5 in, IPS, 720 x 1280 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 2420 mAh, Li-Ion
OS: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Camera: 3264 x 2448 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 30 fps

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Acer Liquid Z200

Acer Liquid Z200

Dimensions: 65 x 126 x 10.3 mm
Weight: 130 g
SoC: MediaTek MT6572M
CPU: ARM Cortex-A7, 1000 MHz, Cores: 2
GPU: ARM Mali-400 MP1, 400 MHz
RAM: 512 MB, 266 MHz
Storage: 4 GB
Display: 4 in, TFT, 480 x 800 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 1300 mAh, Li-Ion
OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Camera: 1600 x 1200 pixels, 800 x 480 pixels, 30 fps

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Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width73 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
73 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
70.3 mm
7.03 cm
0.23 ft
2.77 in
65 mm
6.5 cm
0.21 ft
2.56 in
Height143 mm
14.3 cm
0.47 ft
5.63 in
145 mm
14.5 cm
0.48 ft
5.71 in
144 mm
14.4 cm
0.47 ft
5.67 in
126 mm
12.6 cm
0.41 ft
4.96 in
Thickness9.9 mm
0.99 cm
0.03 ft
0.39 in
8.65 mm
0.87 cm
0.03 ft
0.34 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
10.3 mm
1.03 cm
0.03 ft
0.41 in
Weight150 g
0.33 lbs
5.29 oz
150 g
0.33 lbs
5.29 oz
145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
130 g
0.29 lbs
4.59 oz
Volume103.35 cm³
6.28 in³
91.56 cm³
5.56 in³
90.1 cm³
5.47 in³
84.36 cm³
5.12 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Black
Silver
Green
White
Black
White
Pink
Yellow
Blue
Black
Body materialsPlasticPlasticPlasticPlastic

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIMMini-SIM
Number of SIM cards2211
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)-Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE--LTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 1500 MHz (B21)
-

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 4.4 KitKatAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
User interface (UI)--Liquid-

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCMediaTek MT6582MMediaTek MT6582MediaTek MT6735MediaTek MT6572M
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A7
CPU bits32 bit32 bit64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv8-AARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
256 KB
0.25 MB
CPU cores4442
CPU frequency1300 MHz1300 MHz1300 MHz1000 MHz
GPUARM Mali-400 MP2ARM Mali-400 MP2ARM Mali-T720 MP2ARM Mali-400 MP1
GPU cores2221
GPU frequency416 MHz500 MHz600 MHz400 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB1 GB1 GB
2 GB
512 MB
RAM type--LPDDR3LPDDR2
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channelSingle channel-
RAM frequency533 MHz533 MHz640 MHz266 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage8 GB4 GB8 GB
16 GB
4 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyTFTIPSIPSTFT
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
Width2.45 in
62.23 mm
6.22 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
Height4.36 in
110.71 mm
11.07 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
Aspect ratio1.779:11.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.667:1
5:3
Resolution480 x 854 pixels720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels480 x 800 pixels
Pixel density196 ppi
77 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
233 ppi
91 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area66.21 %65.32 %68.3 %55.78 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
-OGS (One Glass Solution)Zero Air Gap technology-

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS-
ISO--100 - 1600-
Aperture-f/2.0f/2.0-
Flash typeLEDLEDLED-
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
800 x 480 pixels
0.38 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
Face detection

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Image resolution1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
1280 x 960 pixels
1.23 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
-
Video resolution--1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
-
Video FPS--30 fps-
--Wide-angle lens - 88°-

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
DTSDTS
44 KHz / 16 bit FLAC
DTSDTS

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.1-4.04.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
EDR
A2DP
LE
A2DP
EDR

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
eAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
H.263
H.264
MP4
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VP8
WMV
Xvid
H.263
H.264
MP4

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2000 mAh2000 mAh2420 mAh1300 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time7 h
420 min
0.3 days
-12 h
720 min
0.5 days
3 h
180 min
0.1 days
2G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
-220 h
13200 min
9.2 days
200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
3G talk time7 h
420 min
0.3 days
-10 h
600 min
0.4 days
3 h
180 min
0.1 days
3G stand-by time220 h
13200 min
9.2 days
-230 h
13800 min
9.6 days
200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
FeaturesRemovableRemovableRemovableRemovable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (USA)0.72 W/kg--0.75 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.21 W/kg--1.4 W/kg