November 25th, 2015

Acer Predator XR341CK FreeSync Monitor Review

Acer’s curved Predator XR341CK brings leading-edge innovation to AMD’s FreeSync monitor range.  At over $1000, it isn’t inexpensive but the feature set and awesome color reproduction may make up for the price.

September 7th, 2015

Acer XB270HU G-SYNC Monitor Review

Acer’s Predator XB270HU aims to combine the best of many worlds; it has a 1440P IPS panel, 144Hz refresh rate and G-SYNC capabilities. Naturally, that all leads to a stratospheric price point.

August 11th, 2014

Acer Goes Tegra K1 for Chromebook 13

By using NVIDIA’s new Tegra K1 SoC, Acer’s Chromebook 13 it is supposed to bring forth a higher level of performance alongside the value users are looking for in Chromebooks

January 7th, 2013

Acer Extends AcerCloud to Top Three Operating Systems

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. AcerCloud uses the free space [...]

January 2nd, 2013

Here Lies the Netbook, 2007-2013

The netbook lived its last day on January 1 as the two last major manufacturers of the feature-light computers announced in late December they were halting production come January. According to Digitimes, manufacturers are abandoning the netbook market because of increased competition from tablets. Reportedly, Asus and Acer were only seeing growth in the netbook [...]

December 3rd, 2012

Acer Rolls Out Sub-$400 Ivy Bridge Powered TravelMate B113

Geared towards the student market, or those perpetually on-the-go, Acer has rolled out the ultraportable TravelMate B113. Powered by an Ivy Bridge Intel Core i3, the B113 looks to find the right balance between budget, power, and portability for those in the market for a laptop but don’t have the appetite for an ultrabook or [...]

August 7th, 2012

Acer to Microsoft: Reconsider the Surface Tablet

Microsoft’s move into tablets with the upcoming Surface slate is emblematic of the ruinous alliance between OEMs and Microsoft, according to Acer’s chairman and chief executive. “We have said [to Microsoft] think it over,” Mr. Wang told the Financial Times. “Think twice. It will create a huge negative impact for the ecosystem and other brands [...]

June 7th, 2012

Acer’s $200 Tablet Could be a Game Changer

For Android manufactures, cutting through the cacophony of tablets present at this year’s Computex is proving to be a challenge as the discussion is focused around the Windows 8 offerings from the major OEMs. Acer, however, could very well change that by beating most manufacturers’ price points. Spotted on the Computex expo floor, the 7-inch [...]

March 22nd, 2012

Acer Launches Acer Iconia A510 Tablet

Acer today debuts its first quad-core tablet in North America, the Acer Iconia Tab A510 with an NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor.  It is designed to deliver outstanding performance and a visually rich experience for mobile game playing and entertainment such as enjoying video and lifestyle apps. In addition, the new 10.1-inch tablet Acer Iconia Tab [...]

February 16th, 2012

Acer Reveals the S271HL 27-Inch LED Monitor

The Acer S271HL S1 series monitor, is an energy efficient and earth friendly LED Monitor, equipped with cutting-edge technologies such as striking contrast ratio (100M: 1), blazing response time (2 ms), HDMI and DVI ports with HDCP support. Whether for work or for fun, the Acer S271HL helps to enhance productivity thanks to the 27″ [...]