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2017-10-24
Starbreeze partner Acer steps up financing of the StarVR joint venture
Starbreeze AB (NQSE: STAR A, STAR B) and Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353, LSE: ACID) announce today that a new capitalization plan has been agreed for the StarVR Corporation – the joint venture for marketing and sales of the StarVR Virtual Reality (VR) headset. Under the new agreement, Acer will inject USD 5 million into the joint venture and increase its interest to 66.7%. Starbreeze will be relieved from its remaining capital commitment of USD 7.5 million and its interest will be 33.3%.
2017-10-13
Acer Scores Eight 2017 Good Design Awards
Acer announced today that eight of its products have been honored with a 2017 Good Design Award for outstanding product design. The award-winning Acer products include a 360-degree camera, 360-degree dash cam, indoor air quality monitor, all-in-one desktop PC, and four notebooks.
2017-10-11
Acer Announces Q3 2017 Consolidated Revenues
Acer (TWSE: 2353) announced today Q3 2017 consolidated revenues of NT$60.58 billion, marking year-on-year (YoY) growth of 3.4% in terms of NT$, and by 8.3% measured in US$. For the month of September, consolidated revenues reached its highest so far in 2017 with NT$22.36 billion, down 0.8% YoY in terms of NT$, and up 3.6% measured in US$. For year to date (Q1-Q3), consolidated revenues reached NT$170.24 billion, down 0.5% YoY in terms of NT$, but up 5.8% in US$.
2017-10-03
Acer’s Windows Mixed Reality Headset and Motion Controllers Available for Pre-Order by Consumers in the United States
On the forefront of the one of the most significant technology trends to come, Acer America announced its new Acer Windows Mixed Reality HMDs are now available for pre-order by consumers in the United States for $39999 (MSRP). The headsets will ship Oct. 17th, come bundled with two wireless motion controllers and pair right out-of-the-box with Windows Mixed Reality-ready PCs(1). They deliver a thrilling and immersive virtual experience, enabling people to virtually tour travel destinations, get inside exciting games, view popular events and even travel across time and space within their own home.
2017-09-11
Acer Listed on Global Sustainability Indices: 2017 DJSI and FTSE4Good
Acer (TWSE: 2353, LSE: ACID) announced today that it has been listed on two global sustainability index series, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) and the FTSE4Good Index series, which identify companies that demonstrate strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices. This is the fourth consecutive year Acer has been listed on the DJSI Emerging Markets Index, and the second consecutive time it has appeared on the FTSE4Good Emerging Index.
2017-09-05
Acer Showcases Its MixBot Intelligent Mixology Robot Solution
Acer (TWSE: 2353, LSE: ACID) will showcase its service-oriented and intelligent mixology robot solution, the MixBot, at the 2017 Taipei International Industrial Automation Exhibition. The Acer MixBot solution, which integrates a robotic arm and an autonomous guided vehicle (AGV), will demonstrate a complete bartending solution from order-taking, drink preparation, and table service to customers, along with a business intelligence system at the backend. The MixBot shows how Acer can fully customize its robotic solutions for a variety of usage scenarios.
2017-08-30
Acer Announces the New Aspire S24, Its Slimmest-Ever All-in-One Desktop PC
Acer today expanded its iconic Aspire desktop series with the announcement of the new 23.8-inch Aspire S24 all-in-one desktop PC. Designed with elegance in mind and running Windows 10, the ultra-slim Aspire S24 is the perfect device for the modern consumer looking for both style and ability.
2017-08-30
Acer Expands Predator Gaming Arsenal with Powerful PCs That Are Cool Inside and Out, and a 35-inch HDR Monitor
Acer today announced new additions to its premium Predator gaming line, which include the Predator Orion 9000 series gaming desktops with Windows 10, its most powerful to date; and the Predator X35 monitor leveraging NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ and Acer HDR Ultra™ technologies for ultra-smooth performance and stunning visuals. Acer is also offering a new Predator headset and mouse to enhance gaming enjoyment and control.
2017-08-30
Acer Introduces Two Connected 360-Degree Cameras
Acer today announced two LTE-connected 360-degree cameras including the Holo360 all-in-one camera that allows users to capture, view, edit and share with just one device, and the Vision360 cloud-connected in-car camera, designed for peace-of-mind, and fun driving experiences.
2017-08-30
New Acer Chromebook 15 with Aluminum Design Makes Entertainment More Enjoyable with Large Display and Long Battery Life
Acer, the world’s leading Chromebook brand , announced a new model in its award winning Chromebook 15 line – the only Chromebook in the industry with a 15.6-inch display – with a new stylish aluminum design and long battery life of up to 12 hours2.