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Acer's budget Liquid Z5 Android (pictures)

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.

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A big but low-res screen

LAS VEGAS -- The Acer Liquid Z5 boasts a large 5-inch screen but a low 854x480 pixel resolution.
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Camera, flash, and multipurpose button

On the back side of the Acer Liquid Z5 are its main 5-megapixel camera, LED flash, and AcerRapid multifunction button.
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USB brings up the bottom

The bottom edge of the Acer Liquid Z5 holds its Micro-USB port.
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Not all that trim

The Acer Liquid Z5's profile isn't extremely thin but still svelte enough to slip into your pocket without drama.
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Power and headphone jack

On the top side of the Acer Liquid Z5 are its 3.5mm headphone jack and power key.
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White or gray -- it's up to you

The Acer Liquid Z5 comes in two color schemes, gray and white.

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