Conclusion: One of Acer’s most powerful mobile offerings to date also turns out to be one of the best examples of value for money we can think of right now. With the latest version of Android, hardware comparable to many of 2012’s flagships and a price tag of just £169.99 from Expansys , the Acer CloudMobile...
Pros: Powerful hardware, Great screen, Incredible value for money
Conclusion: Although Acer is a name that rarely gets mentioned when Android smartphones are concerned, the CloudMobile is a handset that deserves attention. Without a doubt, it is among the better-looking devices we've reviewed lately.
Pros: Great design, High resolution display, Good performance
Cons: The camera's autofocus is fiddly, Music player needs lots of work, Streaming music or video with AcerCloud can be tricky
Summary: The Acer S500 CloudMobile is a reasonable handset aimed at business users. It has reliable dual-core power, a crisp colourful HD display and impressive sound quality. The Acer Cloud services are not really necessary though.
Pros: Smooth, fast performance • Impressive sound quality; • good-quality HD display; • Great for video;
Cons: • Contacts menu is fiddly; • Cloud service redundant; • Unstylish design;
Conclusion: The S500 is a great device. It's sensibly priced and features the sort of cut-down Android experience that Android lovers will really like. As a result, there's a lack of enhancements over Google's core OS, but that core is a lot more feature-complete than back in the days of 1.6 or 2.0.
Pros: Looks good, barebones Android, expandable memory, great screen
Cons: Average battery life, quite a basic device, old version of Android
Summary: Will this cloud-connected phone do enough to win us over?
Pros: Stunning screen, Great for video, Good build quality, Impressive audio, Fast and powerful, The Acer CloudMobile S500 has one of the best screens we've ever seen on a smartphone. It's incredibly sharp and really shows up the competition. It's also very fast and powerful, and looks like a premium h...
Cons: Disappointing cloud features, Only 8GB internal storage, Poor contacts system, Not stylish, Poor battery, The battery is easily the single biggest problem with the Acer CloudMobile S500. It's just not very good, and will really struggle to even get you through to the end of the day. That's a seri...
Conclusion: Ancora una volta ci troviamo davanti ad un ottimo smartphone, senza particolari difetti, con un software semi-stock e un prezzo molto aggressivo. Difficile rimanere delusi dall’acquisto, anche se come ormai consigliamo spesso è sempre conveniente controllare le offerte del momento, visto che ormai...