Acer Appoints Jason Chen as Corporate President and CEO Effective January 1st
Acer announces the appointment of Jason Chen as Corporate President and CEO from January 1st next year. Taking the important role of leading Acer through its corporate transformation, Chen is currently the senior vice president of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC). The resolution was approved by Acer’s board of directors today.
Acer Announces “Build Your Own Cloud” and the Transition to a Hardware Plus Software and Services Company
Acer today signaled a significant change in the approach the company will be taking to the ICT Industry. The new vision will enable Acer customers to seamlessly integrate their PC and mobile devices for accessing data — anytime, anywhere — through Build Your Own Cloud (BYOC™). Acer will also enhance its own designed apps for BYOC to improve the customer experience. This vision sets a new milestone for Acer to transform from a hardware company into a “hardware + software + services” player as it prepares to embrace new opportunities in the era of cloud technology.
Acer Sells 300,000 Smartphones in Thailand through Partnership with Telecom Operator - A further 500,000 units expected to be sold in 2014
Acer has partnered with Advanced Info Service (AIS), Thailand’s largest mobile operator, to offer the Acer Liquid Z3 smartphone with AIS’ 3G Super Combo package at over 950 AIS dealers and 7,000 branches of 7-eleven stores nationwide. 300,000 units have been sold since August.
A Touch More Chrome with Industry’s First Touchscreen Chromebook
Acer today announced the availability of its first touchscreen Chromebook, the new Acer C720P, a new model in the Acer C720 Chromebook line that was introduced last month. The new C720P provides the many benefits of touch on the device’s 11.6-inch HD LED back-lit display to take advantage of the Chrome interface.
A Touch Elegance with the Acer UT220HQL 21.5" Full HD Display
The Acer UT220HQL monitor is designed from the outset to offer stunning images, superior viewing comfort and simply unrivalled elegance. Featuring a 21.5” Full HD display, intuitive 10-point touch technology and a sliding-tilt stand that lets users find the perfect viewing angle in seconds, the Acer UT220HQL is ideal for exploring everything Windows 8 has to offer.
Acer Launches New All-in-Ones Designed with a Touch More Style and Mobility
Acer unveils two new All-in-One desktops, Acer Android AiO DA223HQL and Acer Aspire Z3-600, designed to offer users the same touch experience as with tablets and smartphones.
Combining portability, sharing, entertainment and a stylish design, these all-in-one desktops herald next generation computing. They offer a built-in battery lasting up to 2 hours with WiFi on and video play, a lay-flat design allowing to tilt the screen backward and have multiple users to enjoy together, and a 10-point multi touch screen aimed at offering users an improved and more ergonomic full HD touch experience.
Acer Android AiO DA223HQL
Acer’s Board Elects Stan Shih as New Chairman and Interim Corporate President as J.T. Wang and Jim Wong Step Down
Acer announces that its Board of Directors has elected the company founder, Stan Shih, as Chairman and interim Corporate President with immediate effect. Shih shall serve as Acer’s Chairman until the end of his term on the Board. Chairman & CEO J.T. Wang and Corporate President Jim Wong have both stepped down in light of the company’s recent performance. The Company will hand over the Corporate Presidency to the appropriate candidate as soon as possible.
Acer Named as CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Award Honoree for Two Innovative Products
Acer today announced that it has been named an International CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for the Acer S7 Ultrabook and Acer R7 notebook. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, independent engineers and members of the trade media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge consumer electronics products across 29 product categories.
Acer Collaborates with Taiwan National Cheng Kung University for High Performance Computing
Always a supporter of research and the education market, Acer is proud to jointly announce with Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) a revolutionary system design for high performance computing. Making user of Acer's Altos R380 F2 with two Intel Xeon Phi cards per node, this new architecture uses a daisy-chain design and intelligent networking to do away with the need for expensive switching technology. In so doing, this architecture eliminates the bottlenecks which are often associated with fat tree, switch-based topologies, and can help some of the costs associated with parallel computing.
Acer Chairman and CEO J.T. Wang Tenders Resignation; Corporate President Jim Wong to Succeed as CEO - Wang to remain in chairmanship to fulfill tenure as Acer begins a comprehensive restructuring and transformation
Acer announces that the resignation of J.T. Wang, Chairman and CEO, has been approved by its board of directors. Wang shall remain in chairmanship until the end of his tenure next June. The Board and The Search Committee also agreed that Corporate President Jim Wong will succeed Wang as the new CEO from January 1, 2014. A comprehensive restructuring plan has been formulated by the Acer management team, and without delay, the Board will commence with its corporate transformation.
Acer Q3’13 Financial Results: Consolidated Revenue NT$92.15B (US$3.11B), Operating Loss NT$2.57B (US$86.61M), Intangible Asset Impairment NT$9.94B (US$335.13M), PAT NT$-13.12B (US$-442.19M), EPS NT$-4.82
Acer’s financial results for Q3 2013, approved by its Board of Directors, are: Consolidated Revenue of NT$92.15B (US$3.11B), up 3.1% quarter-over-quarter and down 11.8% year-over-year; an Operating Loss of NT$2.57B (US$86.61M). In addition, due to a non-cash related intangible asset impairment of NT$9.94B (US$335.12M), profit after tax was NT$-13.12B (US$-442.19M), and earnings per share was NT$-4.82.
Acer C720 Chromebook Launches with Sleek Design, Speed and Security
Acer today debuts its new Acer C720 Chromebook that features a processor based on the Haswell micro-architecture for faster performance and up to 8.5 hours of battery life.
Acer Liquid Z3 Smartphone Honored with Good Design Award 2013 - With all-essential features and colorful options
Acer announces that the Liquid Z3, a 3.5-inch compact-size Android smartphone built with essential communication features, has been honored with the Good Design Award, further consolidating Acer’s position as an innovator in product design. Organized by Japan Institute of Design Promotion, the Good Design Award honors distinctive designs to encourage sound industrial development and aims to enrich society through design.
Acer Introduces Intel® Education Software to the Channel
Acer today introduces its partnership with Intel® Education Software (IES) to the channel, presenting software features in a range of its notebooks and tablets to its partners. Built with both Intel® Education Software and Intel® processors these products are designed to withstand the rigors of the education environment by offering dependability, security, and a long battery life.
Acer Expands Commercial Portfolio with New Short-Throw Projector
Acer today announced the latest editions to its commercial projector portfolio – the S1213Hne and S1212 series, designed for versatility and network-control convenience. The new editions are short-throw devices perfect for smaller rooms, and an excellent choice for education and business projection scenarios.
Acer Introduces Cost and Energy Efficient Veriton Desktops to Commercial Portfolio
Acer today announced the launch of its environmentally friendly Veriton S, M, X, L and N series of desktop computers to the channel, expanding its commercial offering further. Powerful yet energy efficient with superior graphics solutions and multiple expansion bays, the range of desktops are a cost effective solution for the growing business needs of today.
Acer Introduces its Ultimate Computing Workstation to Commercial Portfolio
Acer today announced the latest workstation addition to its commercial portfolio – the Veriton P series, thereby expanding its commercial offering. The most powerful computing and rendering experience yet, the Veriton P is built for the heaviest workloads and highest specifications to ensure optimal power to get the job done. This represents a real alternative that will bring enterprise-class performance to Acer’s channel partners.
Acer Introduces New Synergy Partner Program
Acer will introduce its new Synergy Partner Program at an event for media and channel partners on 24-26 September at De Kromhouthal in Amsterdam. The updated program is designed to meet the business and technological needs of Acer’s channel partners and provide on-going support of how Acer and its partners can better work together. The program has been built to put partners first and support commercial success as they grow.
Acer Presents New Commercial Notebook Portfolio
Acer today announced new additions to its commercial product portfolio from its TravelMate family and updates to its popular P6, P4 and P2 series. The Acer X313 and new P645 will be added to the portfolio bringing beautifully designed devices and superior productivity on the go.
Acer Altos Servers and Veriton Workstations Support New Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v2 Series Processors
Acer announces the support for the latest Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v2 series processor across its line of high performance Altos servers and Veriton Workstations starting September 2013. With up to 50% more cores per processor, lower thermal design power (TDP), and improved clock speeds, the new line of Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v2 processors offers extraordinary performance for companies and researchers alike.
Acer Launches a Touch More All-in-One Desktops Designed to Become the Hub of Family Life @ IFA
Acer today unveiled the Acer DA241HL, the first All-in-One based on the Android OS and NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor from Acer. It’s designed to offer users the same familiar experience as with tablets and smartphones. The company also took the opportunity to launch several new All-in-Ones aimed at offering users an improved and more ergonomic full HD touch experience. The range of new models includes the elegant, modern and flexible Aspire U5-610, the Aspire Z3-105 and the Aspire Z3-610, designed to unlock a world of optimized sound, simplified access and full HD touch enjoyment for the entire family.
A Touch More Touch Notebooks @ IFA
Acer today announced its award-winning Aspire R7 notebook now includes the latest 4th generation Intel processor and an Acer Active Pen to further redefine the notebook touch experience. Designed to provide the best environment for both touch and typing, the R7 features a repositioned keyboard and high-definition touchscreen mounted on a revolutionary “Ezel hinge” that allows it to flip, reverse, lie flat or float.
Acer K335 Projector: A Touch Mobility with Sharp Visuals
Acer today presented the new K335, a lightweight and compact projector that packs a wealth of powerful projection technologies with impressive performance. The K335 enriches Acer’s family of travel projectors designed to enable users to enjoy and share their digital content no matter where they are. In the living room, this projector ensures great entertainment, while its excellent portability makes it an outstanding choice for busy professionals on-the-go.
A Touch More Resolution with Acer’s First 4K Recording Smartphone @ IFA 2013
Acer will unveil at IFA 2013 the new Liquid S2, a full HD 6” with IPS technology 4K recording capable smartphone with ultra-fast connectivity including 4G LTE and the new Wi-Fi 802.11 ac standard. Following the recent successful launch of the Liquid E, Z and S series, Acer is now ushering in a different world of clarity with four times the resolution of full HD. This technology has been featured in some cameras already, but it’s a completely new experience with smartphones running on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800 2.2GHz processor capable of recording in 4K.
Acer Launches a Touch More Entertainment with 10.1” Android Tablet @ IFA 2013
Acer will unveil at IFA 2013 the new Acer Iconia A3, a 10.1-inch tablet was designed to offer a touch more entertainment, multimedia, gaming and web experiences. Movie and music lovers will find in the Iconia A3 their perfectly balanced couch mate with immersive sound, wide viewing angles and quad-core performance to further enhance their entertainment and enjoyment.
The Acer Iconia A3 was introduced alongside other product updates, including the Acer Iconia A1 and B1 with additional colour options. The full-featured single-handed use 7.9-inch tablet is now available in a touch of white, smoky grey and ivory gold. The Iconia B1 7-inch tablet, targeted at first time users or tablet newbies, is now also available in a touch of oceanic blue and vermilion red.
A Touch More Real-Estate with Acer T272HUL 27" WQHD LED Display @ IFA 2013
Acer today unveiled the T272HUL display featuring a 27-inch WQHD LED display with 10-point multi-touch for a touch more viewing real estate and collaborative experience. The built-in webcam and microphone allows users to set-up vibrant video conferences in full HD. Slender and elegant, the new Acer T272HUL edge-to-edge display is a masterpiece of design and technology appealing to graphic artists, professionals and design-conscious users.
Acer Showcases New 10.1-inch Iconia A3 Android Tablet; Liquid S2 Smartphone with 4K Recording; and Touch & Type Devices at IFA 2013
Acer will unveil at IFA 2013 the new 10.1-inch Iconia A3 Android-based tablet with an enhanced cinematic experience; the new Liquid S2 smartphone, Acer’s first smartphone with 4K recording; and the refreshed Ezel™ hinged Aspire R7 notebook with new touch apps and the new Acer Active Pen for more precise touch control.
Acer Helps Thailand’s Rangsit University Build Education Cloud
Acer Smart Cloud Builder has been chosen by Thailand’s Rangsit University to host its administration and research applications. With this private cloud, the institution expects to further enhance operational and academic efficiency, minimize the resources needed, and lower total cost of ownership (TCO). The solution also provides the flexibility to scale up for future expansion needs. Acer’s cloud builder solution is already installed and is fully functioning at Rangsit University.
Acer Reveals New Projectors with USB capabilities
Acer today announced the latest addition to its projector portfolio - the P1273B and P1373WB projector series designed to meet different usage scenarios. The new Acer projectors come with built-in USB projection functionality, making the office or entertainment truly mobile. Packing a set of features designed to deliver optimal performance and crystal clear images in any room, these projectors make an excellent choice for SMB, SOHO, and education.
Acer 1H’13 Results: Consolidated Revenue NT$181.35B (US$6.02B), Operating Loss NT$585M (US$19.4M), PAT NT$171M (US$5.68M), EPS NT$0.06
Acer’s financial results for 1H 2013, approved by its board of directors, are: consolidated revenue of NT$181.35B (US$6.02B), down 18.9% on year; operating loss of NT$585M (US$19.4M); PAT of NT$171M (US$5.68M); and earnings per share of NT$0.06.
Introducing the ‘Acer Promise’ for SMBs - Part of Continued Investment in Commercial Business Segment and Superior Product Quality
Acer today announces ‘Acer Promise’(1) a new program targeted especially at Small/Medium Businesses/SoHo covering its TravelMate commercial notebook range. Customers purchasing a qualifying Acer TravelMate commercial notebook between August 1 – October 31, 2013 are eligible to claim a 50% refund if the product fails and needs repair under warranty within the first year.
Acer Liquid Z3 Packs Smartphone Experience into Powerful Small Package
Following the success of the Liquid E1, E2, S1 and Z2, Acer today unveiled the Liquid Z3 smartphone for anyone who wants a smartphone that packs the features they need without the extra size they don’t. This is the latest addition to the lineup and the fifth smartphone Acer launched since the beginning of the year, further strengthening the company commitment to the smartphone market.
Acer talks to students about choosing a career in ICT industry
As part of the “Acer for Education” strategy and concept, Acer has recently hosted another valuable activity. Under the inGenious programme of European Schoolnet, the company brought together teachers and students for an online discussion on the topic “Why to choose a career in ICT industry”.
Acer Presents New Travel Series Projectors
Acer today unveiled the new series of travel projectors designed to bring high-impact performance anywhere. Whether at work or at home the Acer K335, K135 and K132 projectors enable users to enjoy and share their multimedia, or to capture the attention of colleagues and business contacts with enticing presentations.
Acer presents the P5 and P1 projector series
Acer today unveiled P5 and P1 projectors series which offer great versatility designed to meet several usage scenarios. The Acer P5 projectors are professional-class projectors delivering premium color performance even in large venues with bright ambient light, while the Acer P1 projector family offers a wide range of features to handle a variety of usage needs. These projectors are ideal for SMB or SOHO.
Acer Partners with Intel® Education Software to Deliver 21st Century School Solutions
Acer is bringing to market notebooks and tablets outfitted with Intel® Education Software (IES). Acer will offer IES on the TravelMate B113 notebook and the Iconia W510/W510P tablet with plans to expand the offering to the full line of products targeted at the education market.
Introducing the Acer Aspire XC and TC desktop series
Acer today unveiled the new Aspire XC105 and TC100/105 desktops, featuring a sleek modern design and available in multiple configurations to suit different needs. These desktops come with the latest AMD APU to provide users with proficient multitasking to easily handle everyday computing needs, be it work or fun.
Virtual DJ Acer Edition Available for Acer Touch Consumer Products with Windows 8
Acer always strives to offer its customers the latest technologies and the best experiences when using Acer devices. This is why after the launch of its latest advertising campaign featuring the world famous Superstar DJ, Tiësto and his personal assistant Vernon, Acer announced a fantastic opportunity for Windows 8¹ touch device² customers: free Virtual DJ Acer Edition software, available to download when purchasing and registering a qualifying Acer product after May 1st, 2013.
Acer to Offer Only One Exclusive Aspire R7 “Star Trek Into Darkness” Limited Edition Notebook to Fans Worldwide in Charity Auction
Boldly going where no one has gone before, Acer and Paramount Pictures have partnered in the creation of an Aspire R7 Limited Edition notebook to celebrate the release of the film, “Star Trek Into Darkness.” Acer created only 25 units of the revolutionary R7 touch-enabled Limited Edition notebook and none have been available for purchase. The companies are now offering just one of these unique products on eBay as part of an exciting auction package to benefit two worthy charitable organizations.
Acer Presents its New Consumer Desktop Lineup with 4th gen Intel Core
Acer today unveiled the new consumer desktop lineup, completely refreshed to offer users an improved and more ergonomic home computing experience. The range of new models includes the Aspire Z3-605 all-in-one and the micro-tower Aspire TC-603, both designed to appeal to home users looking for best home entertainment and everyday computing.
New Thin & Light Notebooks line-up with latest generation Intel processors
Acer today announced the new notebook line-up that includes the Aspire V3 entertainment laptop, the updated and slimmed down V5 Series of notebooks, the powerful V7 Ultrabook. The company also introduced the E1 series packed with all the essentials for everyday computing. Powered by fourth generation Intel® Core™ processors, Acer’s new notebooks offer a variety of style, colour and performance options to adapt to multiple lifestyles and needs.
Acer Enhances its Flagship Ultrabook™, the Aspire S7
Featuring improved battery life, 2nd generation Acer TwinAir cooling, and WQHD display technology for exceptional entertainment and productivity
Acer Launches the Aspire S3 Ultrabook™ In the New S Series Family Style
The beautiful, powerful Aspire S3 integrates Acer design and innovations derived from the flagship Aspire S7
Acer Debuts Industry’s First 8-Inch Windows 8 Tablet
Pre-installed with Microsoft Office, the Acer Iconia W3 is the only tablet that can put the desktop into a single hand
Acer's First 5.7” Mobile Companion Lets Users Take Their Wireless Office and Mobile Studio Everywhere
Acer Liquid S1 opens up more possibilities to explore a new lifestyle
Acer Aspire R7 Notebook and B6 Monitor Win Best Choice Awards at Computex 2013. B6, made with post-consumer recycled plastic, wins Green ICT award
Acer announces that the Aspire R7 notebook and B6 Series monitors have been selected to receive Best Choice awards at this year’s Computex Taipei. The Aspire R7, Acer's revolutionary notebook, competed in the Computer & System category, while the B6 monitors, made with post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic, stood out in the Green ICT award category.
New Standard in Thin & Light Computing with Newest AMD Platform
Acer today announced that the new Aspire V5 notebook series, recently presented in New York are now available with AMD Elite Mobility and Elite Quad-core A-Series accelerated processors and also unveiled the Aspire E1 notebook series equipped with the new generation of AMD Mainstream APU.
The Revolutionary Acer Aspire R7 Notebook Garners Red Dot and Computex d&i Design Awards
The new Acer Aspire R7 notebook that redefines the touch and type computing experience has captured two prestigious awards for outstanding design – the 2013 Red Dot and Computex d&i. In both instances the R7 was evaluated by a jury comprised of international design experts that bestowed the notebook with their seal of approval.
Acer Inc. Q1 2013 Financial Results: Consolidated Revenue NT$91.97B (US$3.08B), Operating Income NT$29M (US$0.97M), PAT NT$515M (US$17.24M), EPS NT$0.19
Acer Inc. announces the financial results of Q1 2013, with the consolidated revenue of NT$91.97B (US$3.08B), operating income of NT$29M (US$0.97M), profit after tax (PAT) of NT$515M (US$17.24M), and earnings per share (EPS) at NT$0.19.
Acer Delivers Full-Featured One-Handed Tablet for Everyone with Iconia A1
Acer today unveiled the Acer Iconia A1, the company’s first full-featured 20.1 cm (7.9”) tablet targeted at modern day explorers, adventurers, digital freaks and busy mobile executives requiring an all-day mobile companion. Thanks to a sleek and light-weight design that is comfortable to hold in one hand, it also easily fits into a purse. The new Acer Iconia A1 keeps people entertained and connected with smooth and speedy navigation, browsing and media playback powered by a fast quad-core processor.
Iconia B1 with New Face and Connectivity Options
Acer today unveiled the second generation Acer Iconia B1 with a new pure and simple design, increased performance and additional 3G(2) data connection option, setting a new standard for a tablet targeted at young or new users or families looking for an additional tablet for their children. The Iconia B1 is also ideal for busy individuals seeking a convenient mobile companion.
Acer V5 and V7 Set New Standard for Thin and Light Computing
At a press event held today in New York, Acer unveiled an updated and slimmed down V5 Series of notebooks and also introduced the powerful new V7 Ultrabook. The new V Series represents Acer’s largest and most versatile line of mainstream notebooks with numerous models available in a variety of colors with varying screen sizes, resolutions, with or without touch and with varying performance and graphics capabilities.
Acer Redefines the Computer with the Aspire P3
Built to be the ideal mobile computing device for users who create and consume content, the Aspire P3 is a new form Ultrabook powerful enough to be their primary PC
Acer Defines Touch and Type Experience with New Aspire R7
Designed to create the best touch and type experience, the R7 features a repositioned keyboard and a high-definition touchscreen mounted on a revolutionary “Ezel Hinge” that allows it to flip, reverse, lie flat or float
Acer launches new Global Advertising Campaign featuring Superstar DJ Tiësto
Acer’s latest advertising campaign follows Tiësto’s Personal Assitant, Vernon, using his Aspire P3 to turn into a Superstar DJ
Acer announces the latest Altos servers lines
- Reliable and robust solutions for Small medium business to larger datacenters capabilities
- Wide range of solutions for High Performance Computing, private cloud, virtualization and standard IT infrastructure
- A full suite of server management tools designed to increase productivity
Acer Aspire ZC-605: optimized all-in-one experience
Acer enriched its lineup of all-in-one consumer desktops and today announced the new Aspire ZC-605, designed to offer users a maximized multimedia enjoyment and a better home computing experience. With a completely refreshed look the Aspire ZC-605 will bring users easier operation, excellent multimedia capabilities and best-value performance.
Acer T2 Series Touch Monitors Win the Red Dot Award for Design Excellence
Acer’s T2 series touch LED monitors have been awarded with the Red Dot Award, one of the world’s most sought-after quality marks for excellence in product design. The award is presented annually during an international competition by a jury of 37 design experts for the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen in Germany. The jury members, which received 4,662 entries in 19 different categories, were joined for the first time this year by design guru Jimmy Choo.
Acer B6 and V6 Monitor Series Brings Ergonomics and Added Value in the Modern Office
Acer unveils the new B6 and V6 monitor series, aimed at offering professional users a blend of superior ergonomics, advanced display quality and solid functionality. Specifically designed for intensive daily use, the B6 series is targeted at professional users looking for comfort, crisp image quality and eco-conscious design, while the V6 series is designed for users looking for efficient and solid displays with excellent performance.
Acer winning H series projector family is now available to bring 3D projection in your living room
Acer announces the availability of the winning H series projector family, which includes the Acer H9501BD, H7532BD, H6510BD, and H5370BD, a family designed to unlock a world of exciting entertainment. Immersive 3D movies and gaming, cinema quality movie projection, exceptional color performance make the H series is just right for all multimedia scenarios, the perfect choice for film and gaming enthusiasts.
Acer 2012 Preliminary Financial Results: Consolidated Revenue NT$429.5B (US$14.7B), Operating Income NT$1.03B (US$35.2M), PAT -NT$2.91B (-US$100M), EPS -NT$1.07
Acer Inc. announces the 2012 preliminary financial results, with the consolidated revenue of NT$429.5B (US$14.7B), down 9.6% YOY, and operating income of NT$1.03B (US$35.2M). Due to the recognition of intangible assets impairment of NT$3.5B (US$120M), profits after tax (PAT) resulted in losses of -NT$2.91B (-US$100M), and earnings per share (EPS) was -NT$1.07.
Acer Expands Commercial Offering with New Veriton P Workstation and Altos Server - More options for professional computing and rendering
Acer announces its entry to the professional workstation market with the Veriton P series and new Altos servers thereby expanding its commercial offering. Emphasizing flexibility for various customer needs, the new workstations and servers support a wide range of computing configurations and feature the Intel® Xeon® E3 and E5 processors, ECC memory, RAID support, and backup components to maximize the performance and run time.
Acer to Hold 5th Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Forum - Continues to explore and lead the global trend of sustainable management
Acer Inc. will hold its annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Forum on March 22 in Taipei. The two important keynote speakers for this seminar are Peter Bakker, president of World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), and Mervyn E. King, chairman of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC): both will join Chairman J.T Wang for the high level panel discussion. In addition, Acer has invited global non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) and stakeholders to explore sustainability topics with Acer’s suppliers. Throughout the course of the year, Acer’s effort in CSR has gradually been recognized, and the company is now leading in Asia as well as in the global ICT industry.
Acer Iconia B1 16GB Now Available
Acer today announced the expansion of the Iconia B1-A71 tablet with a16GB version. First announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) as 8GB version, the Iconia B1-A71 is targeted at young or new users or families looking for an additional tablet for their children. The Iconia B1 is also ideal for busy individuals seeking a convenient mobile companion. At 7 inches – the same size as a standard book page - the display is comfortable for e-reading, web browsing, playing games and watching videos.
Acer Hits Smartphone Market with Launch of Liquid E1 and Z2
Acer will be showcasing the first two smartphones of its 2013 line-up targeted at feature phone upgraders, first-time and multimedia users at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Featuring a new industrial design in pearl white and carbon black and dual SIM cards(1) the Acer Liquid E1 and Z2 complements the company’s mobile footprint and reinforces Acer’s commitment to the smartphone market.
Acer Tablet Family Welcomes New Arrival For New Users
Acer today announced the Iconia B1-A71 tablet targeted at young or new users or families looking for an additional tablet for their children. The Iconia B1 is also ideal for busy individuals seeking a convenient mobile companion. At 7 inches – the same size as a standard book page - the display is comfortable for e-reading, web browsing, playing games and watching videos.
Acer Extends AcerCloud to Top Three Operating Systems, Making it Easy to Share Files and Media among Windows, iOS and Android Devices
Acer today announced cross-platform support for AcerCloud, the company’s file sharing and media management solution, free to Acer customers. Consumers can now share, retrieve and enjoy their multimedia and data files using a variety of computing devices, regardless of which operating system they are running – Windows, Android or iOS.