Acer is first to put a 4K video camera in a phone

Despite being among the world’s top laptop makers, Acer has yet to make a name for itself internationally as a smartphone manufacturer. While its latest smartphone is unlikely to change that, one feature will certainly pull people’s attention away from Samsung, Apple and the rest: a 4K camera. Acer’s 6-inch Liquid S2 is the first smartphone to be announced with the capability to record 4K videos. It’s a feature that’s been rumored for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note III smartphone for some time, but Acer has beaten its Korean rival to the punch — the Note III will be announced at a September 4th event in Berlin. Although 4K UHDTVs are definitely still in their infancy, there are several tablets around, such as Apple’s iPad, that are…

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