The Acer DX900 Tempo has a PDA style casing and design. It's an ingenious dual sim phone which offers the consumer a veritable choice of functionality and outstanding design. From its large touch screen to its voice memo facility, this phone exists to help people with their everyday lives. It achieves this and more in a subtle but forceful manner and is already winning Acer legions of fans for this latest offering.
The phone weighs in at 147 grams and is 17 mm thick. The unit is 106 mm x 60.5 mm wide and was released in April 2009. It has the standard alert types of vibration and ring, with the ability to use downloadable polyphonic, MP3 or WAV ringtones.
The 3.15 mega pixel camera provided with this phone has a resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels and offers the customary auto focus as well as an LED flash, to illuminate subject matter for better picture clarity. The camera also provides the ability to record video which ensures that a suitable means of capturing specific moments is always at hand. The phone provides the useful video call facility for calls to other suitably attired mobile phones.
The touch screen is the central element of this phone and is the navigational aid for accessing all the main functions. It utilises a widget based user interface to peruse the features. The screen is a 2.8 inch TFT resistive touch screen which displays up to 65,000 colours and operates at a resolution of 480 x 640 pixels. The phone offers handwriting recognition as an alternative means of data entry.
The phones internal memory is set at 128 Mb, which is expansive and large enough to accommodate hours of media especially music which can be played through the MP3 player which is built into this handset.
The phone provides a multitude of connectivity including GPRS and EDGE, Blue tooth and miniUSB. This provides the user with the means to access a wide variety of features and share files and synchronise with a PC. For internet access the HSDPA connection which offers speeds of up to 7.2 Mbps as well as Wi-Fi accomplish a fast internet connection and ensures web browsing is enjoyable and trouble free.
The Acer DX900 Tempo is a phone which crosses all barriers. It provides a range of features which appeals to the vast majority of mobile phone users. For this reason alone its popularity is justified, however when taking into account its stylish exterior, this phone comes into it own.