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2018-08-07
Acer Invites K-12 Schools to Apply for STEAM Lab Makeover The winning school will receive 10 Aspire 7 laptops and 10 Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headsets valued at $13,000 to make their STEAM labs more immersive and engaging
Acer today announced that it is accepting entries for its Acer STEAM Lab Makeover, which gives K-12 schools in the United States the opportunity to transform their classrooms with immersive technology. The winning school will receive 10 Aspire 7 laptops and 10 Acer Windows Mixed Reality headsets, valued at $13,000.
2018-07-09
Acer Reports 9.1% YoY Growth in Consolidated Revenues for Q2 2018
June revenues grew 25.3% over the previous month
2018-07-02
Acer ProDesigner™ BM270; 4K HDR Monitor Provides Outstanding Color Reproduction and Ergonomics for Professional Video Editing and Graphics
Acer America today announced the U.S. availability of the Acer ProDesigner™ BM270, a 27-inch monitor producing brilliant 4K UHD (3840x2160@60Hz) visuals with first-rate color reproduction featuring Delta E<1 color accuracy. It also features an adjustable shading hood and Acer Display Widget for easily creating and saving individual profiles and settings via mouse clicks.
2018-06-08
Acer’s Newest Projectors for U.S. Customers Include One of the Smallest and One with Support for Amazon Alexa
Acer America announced its latest 4K UHD projectors are now available in the United States. With these new projectors, film fanatics can enjoy the excitement of spectacular home cinema displayed in sharp 120-inch 4K UHD (3,840 x 2,160) resolution. The new models include the Acer V6810, one of the smallest and lightest 4K UHD projectors available and the Acer V6820i, which supports voice control via Amazon Alexa.
2018-06-07
Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for May at NT$18.74 Billion
Continuing growth momentum driven by gaming line that more than triples in revenues year-on-year and by Chromebooks
2018-06-05
Acer Chromebook 11 Wins Gold at Computex d&i Awards 2018
Acer also earns multiple Computex Best Choice Awards in the fields of IoT, gaming, and consumer tech
2018-05-31
Acer Thrills with Immersive Gaming Experiences at Computex 2018 in Taipei
Visitors can get up close and personal with Acer’s full line of gaming PCs and gadgets, and celebrity gamers showing their skills broadcasting live from the “Dream Cave”
2018-05-30
Acer Announces New Servers Powered by NVIDIA Tesla GPUs at GTC Taiwan 2018
Acer today announced the new Altos R880 F4 GPU server ahead of GTC Taiwan 2018. It can host up to eight NVIDIA® Tesla® V100 32GB SXM2 GPU accelerators, where every GPU pair includes one PCIe slot for high-speed interconnect.
2018-05-23
Acer Debuts Big-Screen Flexibility with First 15-inch Convertible Chromebook
Additional new budget-friendly Chromebook 15 model combines best of design at an affordable price
2018-05-23
Acer Debuts Two Premium 13-Inch Chromebooks Designed for Business Use
Editor’s Summary:
• The new Acer Chromebook Spin 13 and Chromebook 13 boast stylish all-aluminum designs that are durable, thin, and light
• Designed with productivity in mind, the new Acer Chromebooks feature 3:2 aspect ratio screens for more vertical space than wider 16:9 screens, reducing the need for scrolling while editing documents and spreadsheets
• Includes 8th Gen Inte® Core™ processors providing remarkable performance and exceptional battery life
• The new Acer Chromebooks feature dual USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 ports for convenient charging and data transfers, and Android app support via Google Play Store
2018-05-23
Acer Announces 15-inch Swift 5 Notebook Weighing Less Than 1 kg
Editor’s Summary:
• With a 15-inch display, the Acer Swift 5’s elegant chassis weighs less than 1 kg (2.2 lbs), ideal for people always on the go
• The Swift 5 is powered by Windows 10, the latest Intel® Core™ processors, and features exceptional performance and battery life that lasts through the workday
• Swift 5’s Full HD IPS touchscreen features ultra-narrow bezels measuring just 5.87 mm, giving it an incredible 87.6% screen-to-body ratio that maximizes the viewing experience
2018-05-23
Acer Unleashes a Gaming Beast with the new Predator Helios 500 Notebook
The Predator Helios 500 and Predator Helios 300 Special Edition feature cutting edge thermal technologies and radical new designs
2018-05-23
Acer Nitro Series Desktops and Monitors Satisfy Gamers’ Need for Speed
Editor’s Summary:
• Powered by up to 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processors and NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 GPUs, Acer Nitro 50 Series desktops offer performance that exceeds the needs of casual gamers and can easily handle graphic-intensive tasks.
• Sleek and stylish, the new Acer Nitro VG0 and RG0 series monitors both earned 2018 Red Dot Design Awards.
• They feature AMD Radeon™ FreeSync1 and up to a 1ms Visual Response Boost™2 to deliver smooth and tear-free gameplay.
2018-05-23
Acer Announces Powerful Predator Orion 5000 Gaming Desktops
Expanded Predator accessory line includes new gaming mice and keyboards, gaming chairs, heavy-duty cases and more
2018-05-21
Acer the First in the Industry to Ship Notebooks with Amazon Alexa; Several Models Now Available at U.S. Retailers
Customers can do more via voice with Alexa pre-installed on Acer notebooks
2018-05-09
Acer Reports Q1 2018 Results: Consolidated Revenues NT$54.8 Billion, Net Income NT$708 Million, EPS NT$0.23
Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced today the financial results for Q1 2018: consolidated revenues were NT$54.8 billion, growing 3.52% year-on-year (YoY) measured in terms of US$ or down 2.2% YoY in terms of NT$; gross profits were NT$5.76 billion with 10.5% margin (up from 9.7% over the same period last year); operating income was NT$547 million; earnings before tax was NT$1.02 billion; net income was NT$708 million; and earnings per share (EPS) were NT$0.23.
2018-05-08
Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for April at NT$16.27 Billion
Shipments from gaming line nearly triples year-over-year
2018-05-08
Acer C200 Projects Big Images from a Pocket-Sized, Battery-Operated Device
Acer America announced its Acer C200 portable projector is now available in the United States. Pocket-sized and extremely lightweight, it’s ideal for professionals desiring a hand-held projector for making presentations on the road, such as sales representatives, real estate agents and consultants. It is also useful for consumers who want a lightweight projector to bring on trips.
2018-04-17
Acer Wins 13 Red Dot Design Awards 2018
From notebooks, projectors, to headsets, the award jury honors outstanding designs from across a wide swath of Acer’s product portfolio
2018-04-09
Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for March at NT$22.64 Billion
Preliminary consolidated revenues for Q1 reached NT$54.77 billion
2018-04-03
Acer Announces Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop with the Latest Intel Core i+ Processors
· Now with an option for up to the latest 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 and Intel Core i7+ processors, the updated Nitro 5 enables gamers to rise above the competition with exceptional processing power, improved efficiency and increased responsiveness
· The Nitro 5’s graphics also get more powerful with the addition of up to NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti graphics, which provide casual games with ultra-smooth rendering, dynamic lighting and rich textures
· Intel® Wireless-AC 9560 2x2 802.11ac wireless offers Gigabit performance that enhances gaming, streaming, and conferencing experiences
2018-04-02
Acer’s Slimmest Ever All-in-One Desktop Now Available in the United States Award-winning Aspire S24 offers elegant aesthetics, wireless charging and more
Acer has expanded its all-in-one desktop offerings in the United States with the new award-winning 23.8-inch Aspire S24, its slimmest ever featuring a side profile of only .235 inches. Built with a dual focus on design and premium functionality, it makes a stylish, yet practical addition to any room.
2018-03-27
Acer Teams Up With Leading Hospitals Across Taiwan to Provide Cloud-based Remote Healthcare Services
Expanding remote health management and cloud-based healthcare services across Taiwan to build smart cities
2018-03-26
Acer Unveils Chromebook Tab 10, First Chrome OS Tablet for Education
• First tablet running Chrome OS designed for education; promotes engagement and collaboration between students, teachers
• Easily managed with a Chrome Education license; secure and easy to use for students
• QXGA 2048 x 1536 resolution on 9.7-inch touch IPS display
• Wacom® EMR stylus for natural writing, drawing; dock keeps it stored safely
• Support for Google Play to give students, teachers access to educational Android apps
• Planned support for Google Expeditions AR to enable immersive learning experiences
2018-03-21
Acer Reports Fiscal 2017 Results
• Consolidated revenues of NT$237.28 billion, up 2% YoY
• Operating income of NT$3.67 billion, triple that of previous year
• Gross profit margin of 10.7%, highest in 14 years
• Board approves the distribution of NT$0.7 per share to shareholders from capital surplus
2018-03-09
Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for February at NT$15.25 Billion
Revenue from gaming line nearly doubles year-to-date compared to last year
2018-03-07
StarVR Powers Emaar Entertainment’s VR Park in Dubai
End-to-end VR location-based entertainment solutions enable ultra-high resolution experiences and ultimate immersion at the VR Park at The Dubai Mall
2018-02-20
Acer ITS’ Smart Parking Meter Solution Takes Home the ‘Global ICT Excellence Award - Private Sector Excellence’ at the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) 2018
Acer ITS Inc., a subsidiary of Acer, one of the world's leading ICT companies, has won the ‘Global ICT Excellence Award - Private Sector Excellence’ at the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) 2018 for its smart parking meter solution. The award was announced and presented during the 22nd edition of WCIT held in India on February 19, hosted by the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA), India’s IT BPM industry association NASSCOM, and the Government of Telangana.
2018-02-13
Acer Wins 12 iF Design Awards 2018
Predator gaming device, software and packaging designs lead the way for Acer at the awards
2018-02-08
Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for January at NT$16.87 Billion
Company continues its business momentum
2018-01-23
Acer Debuts Stylish Convertible Acer Chromebook Spin 11 at Bett 2018
Acer has announced its new Acer Chromebook Spin 11 (CP311-1H/CP311-1HN) at The Bett Show in London. Designed for families, students and individuals who want to embrace the ease and security of Chrome, the new convertible Acer Chromebook Spin 11 features a stylish design that can be used in four versatile usage modes. It also features all-day battery life and two USB 3.1 Type C ports for charging and connectivity to external displays.
2018-01-23
Acer Chromebook 11 C732 Series Launched at Bett 2018 Delivers Heightened Durability with Optional 4G LTE
New Acer Chromebox CXI3 provides solid performance and extensive connectivity options for computer labs
2018-01-09
Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for December at NT$21.03 Billion and Q4 at NT$67.1 Billion
A strong fourth quarter demonstrates the company’s continuous business momentum
2018-01-08
Acer to Bring Amazon Alexa to PCs in 2018
Acer also announces new V6820M/i 4K UHD projector that works with Amazon Alexa for intuitive control and operation
2018-01-07
Acer Unveils 65-inch Predator Big Format Gaming Display with NVIDIA G-SYNC
Supersized 4K HDR gaming display features integrated NVIDIA® SHIELD™ streaming capabilities
2018-01-06
Acer Chromebook 11 Great for Content Consumption, Productivity, Fun
Acer today introduced its new Chromebook 11 line that offers strong everyday performance and a portable design with all-day battery life of up to 10 hours.
2018-01-06
Acer Unveils new Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop
Designed for the casual gamer, the Acer Nitro 5 is equipped with graphics and processing power offering incredible performance with aggressive yet refined styling.
2018-01-06
Acer Launches the New Swift 7, Redefining the World’s Thinnest Laptop
Acer’s new Swift 7 is a marvel of modern engineering designed for discerning professionals who demand ultimate productivity, portability and always-on connectivity through 4G LTE