Acer Board Approves Committee Appointments and Formation of New Investment Committee
Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) today announces that its newly elected Board of Directors approved the formation of a new Investment Committee. In addition, the Board appointed members to the Remuneration, Audit, and Investment committees.
Acer Appoints Meggy Chen as Corporate Chief Financial Officer
Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announces the appointment of Meggy Chen as new Corporate Chief Financial Officer, effective July 1, 2017, following the Board of Directors’ approval today.
Acer Board Appoints Jason Chen as Chairman
Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) today announces the appointment of Jason Chen as Chairman in addition to his continuing role as CEO. With his appointment, George Huang steps down from the chairmanship but remains on the Board. The changes were approved by the newly elected Board of Directors which convened after the annual shareholders’ meeting earlier today, and take immediate effect.
Acer’s Incredibly Thin Predator Triton 700 Gaming Notebook Will Ship With NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 GPUs
Advanced thermal technologies allow for uncompromised performance in an ultra-portable form factor
Acer Kicks Off Computex 2017 with Innovation Honors, and Virtual Reality, Gaming and Cloud Solution Showcases
Acer today kicked off Computex Taipei 2017 with much fanfare, firstly being bestowed with a Computex d&i Distinguished Contribution Award in recognition for its longstanding dedication to innovation and product design over the past decade. In addition Acer garnered four 2017 Computex d&i Awards for the Predator Z301CT ultra-wide curved gaming monitor, the ProDesigner™ PE0 series monitor with ultra high-definition 4K resolution for content creators, the Aspire U27 all-in-one PC, and the Switch 5 detachable 2-in-1 notebook. Beyond the awards Acer also unveiled its booth (Booth # M0804) at the show, which features a different kind of booth design to showcase Acer’s progression beyond the traditional PC business.
Acer’s New Spin 1 Brings Together Flexible Computing and Sleek Design
Acer today announced the latest version of its popular Spin 1 convertible notebook. With a sleek all-metal chassis, the Windows 10 device is lightweight, portable and supports Windows Ink through an Acer Active Stylus for creative users on the go.
Acer Announces Entertainment-Oriented Tablet with Quantum-Dot Display
Along with four speakers and a patented subwoofer that packs an extra punch, the new Iconia Tab 10 is made for media consumption at home and on the go
Acer Debuts All-New Nitro 5 Notebook Line for Casual Gaming
Acer today announced its new Nitro notebook line for casual gamers. First from the new Acer Nitro family, the Nitro 5 series provides a good balance of powerful features with a sharp and stylish design. Acer is offering a variety of configurations that feature popular graphics and processors, providing consumers with a wide selection to meet different budgets and needs.
Acer Named Official Partner of Red Bull Kumite 2017
Acer (TWSE: 2353, LSE: ACID) has been named Official Partner of the Red Bull Kumite 2017 international fighting games competition, where the world’s top Street Fighter V players will go head-to-head on Acer’s battle-tested Predator XB271HK monitors. Acer brings exceptional gaming experience to the third edition of the Red Bull Kumite taking place on the weekend of May 27th and 28th at the Salle Wagram in Paris.
Acer Garners 7 Prestigious Red Dot Awards for Product Design in 2017
Seven Acer products have been honored with a Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017. They include the Predator 21 X curved screen gaming notebook as well as the Acer Switch 3 2-in-1 notebook, Spin 7 convertible notebook, Chromebook 11 N7, Chromebook Spin 11, TravelMate Spin B1 convertible notebook and H7850 4K projector.
Acer Reports Q1 2017 Results: Consolidated Revenues NT$56.05B (US$1.85B), Operating Income NT$456M (US$15.02M), Net Income NT$63M (US$2.07M), Gross Profit Margin 9.7%
Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced today the financial results for Q1 2017 with consolidated revenues of NT$56.05 billion (US$1.85 billion); operating income of NT$456 million (US$15.02 million) with 0.8% margin and NT$323 million (US$10.62 million) gain quarter-on-quarter; net income (or profits after tax) of NT$63 million (US$2.07 million); and earnings per share (EPS) of NT$0.02. The company also reported a non-operating loss that includes NT$522 million (US$17.19 million) loss due to foreign exchange fluctuation.
Acer Unleashes the Predator Triton 700, a Thin yet Powerful Gaming Notebook without Compromise
The svelte, minimalistic design combines the right balance of size, performance and features
Acer Expands 4K Display Portfolio: Two Pro-jectors for Home Cinema Enthusiasts and Monitors for Creative Professionals
With more content shifting to 4K, these new Acer display products provide crystal-clear visuals for both media consumption and cre-ation
Acer Expands its Gaming Notebook Line with the Powerful Predator Helios 300
New line offers strong performance at midrange prices, making powerful gaming notebooks more accessible than ever
Acer Expands Switch 2-in-1 Line with Powerful yet Silent Models
Acer today expanded its popular Switch 2-in-1 notebook line with two new models – the Switch 5 and Switch 3 – featuring Windows 10, with versatile, highly-mobile designs for work, school and fun.
Acer Named Official Sponsor and Monitor Partner for League of Legends Esports in 2017
Acer expands partnership with Riot Games; will supply battle-tested Predator XB1 gaming monitors for League of Legends Esports events in 2017
Acer Rolls Out New Ultrathin Gaming Notebooks, Detachables, and All-in-One PCs with Advanced Thermal Technology
next@acer global press event in New York invites guests to experience latest Windows Mixed Reality and StarVR™
Acer Takes an Elegant Approach to Fitness with the New Leap Ware Smartwatch
An array of fitness-tracking sensors that work with the Liquid Life™ app to motivate users to exercise and adopt a healthy, active lifestyle
Acer’s All-New Aspire Notebooks Provide Powerhoused Computing for Everyday Needs
Acer today revealed the all-new Aspire notebook line at its global press event in New York. Featuring Windows 10, these everyday notebooks cater to a wide range of consumer needs, spanning from the family-and-student friendly Aspire 1 and Aspire 3, the practical and mainstream Aspire 5, all the way to the top-of-the-line Aspire 7.
Acer’s New Ultra-slim All-in-One Aspire Desktops Shape the Contemporary Home
Acer Aspire U27 debuts as the first all-on-one desktop with Acer LiquidLoop™ fanless cooling system for quiet operation
Acer’s New Predator Monitors with Quantum Dot Technology Deliver Spectacular Gameplay Experiences
The Predator X27 supports NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ HDR at 4K resolution while the Predator Z271UV sports an immersive 1800R curved panel
Acer Unveils Two New Additions to its Swift Series of Ultraslim and Stylish Notebooks
Sleek new Swift 3 and Swift 1 bring style and great functionality to on-the-go lifestyles
Acer Reports Fiscal 2016 Results: Consolidated Revenues NT$232.72B (US$7.21B), Operating Income NT$1.19B (US$36.94M), Gross Profit Margin 10%
Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced today the financial results for fiscal 2016 and the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2016, following approval by its Board of Directors.
Acer Hosts Predator Prime Talk at Intel Extreme Masters Season 11 Grand Finale
As the official partner and monitor provider of the Intel® Extreme Masters (IEM) Season 11, the longest running eSports circuit in the world, Acer will host the Predator Prime Talk live TV stream at the grand finale of the season. Featuring top-tier teams and the world’s most popular eSports titles - IEM Katowice will no doubt continue the tradition of hosting epic matches that have defined the tournament and the emerging sport for the past decade.
Acer Leads Worldwide Chromebook Market for Third Consecutive Year
According to recent data from market research firm Gartner, Acer led the worldwide Chromebook market in 2016 with a share of 28% and saw year-on-year (YoY) growth of 33%1
Acer’s New Air Monitor Keeps You In The Know About the Air Around You
Acer today announced its new air monitor designed to help people keep tabs on indoor air quality. The Acer Air Monitor features a sleek and simple design, the device allows real-time monitoring of key air quality indicators through a dedicated app for smartphones, and by the changing colors of a breathing LED light embedded on the chassis. In addition, home automation based on air quality indicators, such as activating an air purifier, can be achieved thanks to IFTTT integration.
Acer’s Predator 21 X Gaming Notebook Wins Top Honor at Taiwan Excellence Awards
Acer’s Predator 21 X gaming notebook has been honored with a Taiwan Excellence Gold award, the top prize of the competition. In further recognition of Acer’s merits in gaming, Acer’s Predator Z850 gaming projector was also recognized by judges with a Taiwan Excellence Silver award. Several other Acer products were also honored with awards, including the Acer Swift 7 ultra-thin notebook, ProDesigner™ (BM320) monitor, XR382CQK curved monitor and the abUC[i] unified communications solution, bringing Acer’s total tally at the competition to six awards.
Acer Announces New Chromebook Spin 11 (R751T) at BETT 2017
Acer has announced its new Acer Chromebook Spin 11 (R751T) at the British Education and Training Technology (BETT) Show in London. Designed specifically for the classroom, the rugged convertible Chromebook comes with a stylus powered by Wacom® EMR (Electro-Magnetic Resonance) technology1, and features four versatile usage modes that are ideal for modern learning environments. The Chromebook Spin 11 (R751T) will provide additional capabilities thanks to support for Android apps via the Google Play™ Store out-of-the-box.
Acer Unveils Versatile and Robust TravelMate Spin B1 Convertible Notebook at BETT 2017
Acer today announced the availability of its latest convertible notebook for education customers, the Acer TravelMate Spin B1 (B118), at the 2017 BETT Show (Booth B109) happening in London from January 25th to the 28th. The 11.6-inch convertible notebook with Windows 10 Pro is perfectly sized for easy portability, features four usage modes and a robust design made for day-to-day use in the classroom. In addition, with a long battery life, students can power through a full day of school and beyond.
Rugged Acer Chromebook 11 N7 (C731) is a Smart Solution for Classrooms
Acer today announced the availability of its newest Chromebook for education customers, the Acer Chromebook 11 N7 (C731) with enhanced durability features.
Acer Introduces Industry's First 21:9 Curved Monitor with Eye-Tracking and New Line of Enhanced Predator Gaming Monitors
Acer, a global leader and innovator in gaming displays, today announced the availability of the CES 2017 Innovations Award-winning 30-inch Predator Z301CT, the world’s first 21:9 monitor with Tobii eye-tracking functionality.
Acer Launches Performance-Oriented
Two notebooks and one desktop PC with a single focus on performance and multimedia entertainment
Acer's Highly-Anticipated Predator 21 X Gaming Laptop, Featuring the World's First Curved Screen Notebook, Shipping This Quarter
Loaded with high-end features and technology, the Predator 21 X is the de facto dream machine for ultimate gaming enthusiasts