Priced at 169 Euros, the new Acer Liquid Z5 strives to bring advanced yet affordable Android capabilities to Europe and Asia.
By tweaking its internal components to achieve maximum 3D performance, Velocity Micro has made its $999 Edge Z5 one of the most impressive lower-end gaming desktops we've ever seen. As long as you don't mind sacrificing a bit of productivity speed to get it, we recommend this system to any PC gamer on a budget.
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While we weren't blown away by their sound, the Logitech Z-5s' combination of a simple, clean design, USB connectivity, and some basic remote operation make them a decent value in the sub-$100 PC speaker space.
It's thin, pretty, and reasonably fast, but exposure problems make the Fujifilm Z5fd hard to recommend to its budget snapshooter audience.
If a recent report proves accurate, Sony's next flagship will debut less than a half year after its predecessor.
If you're looking for a tiny, well-built, color-screen MP3 player with excellent sound, the Samsung YP-Z5 is a great choice. Just make sure that you're comfortable with the touch-pad controller before you buy.
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Although the Xperia Z4 has yet to be announced, the first batch of Z5 details has already emerged.
Effective image stabilization and a big zoom in a small package are appealing--as long as you're not fussy about image quality.
An affordable smartphone, the Acer Liquid Z5 is big-screen budget option.
Acer's latest Android smartphone made an appearance at CES 2014 and offers a hefty helping of mobile capabilities despite its rock-bottom unlocked price.