Acer Iconia Smart hands-on test
31 Jan 2011 | cnet
The Android-based Acer Iconia Smart is a giant of a phone, with a 4.8-inch screen that sports a 21:9 aspect ratio. Turn the phone on its side and you can enjoy cinematic videos and wide-screen Web browsing....
Pros: Wide-screen Web browsing ; Crisp 21:9 video ; Android flexibility
Cons: Pushes the boundaries of size for a phone ; Giant screen may reduce battery life
Verdict: The Acer Iconia Smart pushes the upper limits of phone size, and will be too big for many users. Nevertheless, the screen`s 21:9 aspect ratio helps to make the phone feel pocketable, and also makes video very watchable. The screen really comes into i...