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Acer teases with the BlackBerry-styled beTouch 130 running on Android

Have you ever wanted a BlackBerry or Nokia E72 running on Android fuel? Well, dream no more – the QWERTY bar Acer beTouch E130 is exactly that kind of device and will be released later this year.

The Acer beTouch 130 packs all the basic features – 2.6-inch QVGA touchscreen, 3.2 megapixel snapper, 416 MHz Ericsson processor (now that’s a first), 256MB RAM, 512MB ROM, 3G connectivity, Wi-Fi, microSD card slot and the nice front-facing full QWERTY keypad.

Acer beTouch 130 runs on Android v1.6 Donut, and there is no word on planed future OS updates yet.

The smartphone was showcased during Computex 2010, here is a demo video from there:



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