At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas a couple of years, many new cloud services designed to complement commodity hardware devices appeared. Acer introduced its Acer Cloud service for syncing and sharing files in the cloud, and ever since then, the company has been developing its Build Your Own Cloud (BYOC) platform. Show More Summary
There are some incredible tech savings to talk about this week — from home security systems at 50 per cent off, to buy one get one free tablets and and the ultimate party sound system — there’s something for everyone, or everything for someone. More »
Finally, an end to the three years of consecutive losses A recovery of sorts is taking place at Acer with calendar 2014 P&L accounts returning to the black in a meaningful way, bringing closure to three consecutive years of losses.…
To paraphrase a once famous tagline: Acer hasn’t reinvented the Chromebook, it just made it faster. The company just announced that it is releasing a new model to the Acer C910 Chromebook. To improve it this time, Acer has relaunched the device with the new fifth-generation Intel Core i5 processor. Acer says this hardware improvement...
Acer is launching a new gaming monitor enabled by AMD FreeSync technology that features a 27-inch edge-to-edge display with WQHD (2560 x 1440) resolution, 144 Hz refresh rate, and 1-ms LCD response time. The Acer XG270HU supports multiple...Show More Summary
Acer's new Chromebook 15 is the largest Chromebook ever made, and it's totally worth checking out.
With both FreeSync and G-Sync now available, companies like Acer are quickly implementing both technologies into two variants of the same monitor.
This is the Acer Chromebook 11 CB3-111-C670. It’s about the size of a Macbook Air, kinda. It runs the Google Chrome OS, which means it’s pretty much like a browser-only deal. All the apps you use are web-based. And this device helped me make $28,000 in ten days. Show More Summary
Acer is calling "world's fastest" thanks to a Core i5 refresh of its Chromebook 15 (C910).
Acer has just announced a new 10.1-inch tablet with a full HD display, alas it runs Android 4.4 KitKat. The new Iconia Tab 10 features a 10.1-inch 1920 x 1200 IPS display with a Zero Air Gap touch panel and Corning's Gorilla Glass 4....Show More Summary
The previously-launched Acer C910 Chromebook is getting a hardware upgrade with a faster 5th generation Intel Core i5 processor being put inside. The previous versions of the 15.6-inch Chromebook that launched in January had slower Intel Core i3-5005U or Intel Celeron 3205U processors. Show More Summary
You would think that the biggest Chromebook out is Google’s own Chromebook Pixel 2, what with the high-end components and Beverly Hills price. Oh how wrong you would be. Acer’s Chromebook 15, which starts at $250, is a mammoth. It makes today’s thin, sleek laptops look anorexic. Show More Summary
Acer has a new monitor supporting a 2560 x 1440 resolution. Updated.
After briefly trying the Acer Aspire Switch 10 at Acer’s Edinburgh liveblogging event, we were keen to get a closer look at this super-lightweight laptop-tablet hybrid. We suspected it’d be excellent for working on the go, so we took it to Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to really put it to the test. Show More Summary
Acer is announcing the launch of new V Nitro Black Edition notebooks, which will now offer the new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M GPU among other things. The V Nitro Black Edition line of notebook PCs are designed for gaming and other graphic intensive applications, such as photo/video editing and 3D modeling. Show More Summary
Like many OEMs Acer is updating their mainstream gaming notebooks with NVIDIA’s new GeForce GTX 960M mobile GPU. The V Nitro Black series is currently Acer’s highest performance gaming notebook line, with 15.6” V15 and 17.3” V17 models featuring a variety of components including 4K displays on the V15, SSDs, and of course the GTX 960M. Show More Summary
A number of OEMs have announced new products with Nvidia's new mobile GPUs inside.
The Chromebook 13's great looks and long battery life don't make up for poor performance. The post Review: Acer Chromebook 13 appeared first on WIRED.