Right now, Acer held a International Press Convention, and because the firm tends to do at its massive occasions, it introduced a ton of latest merchandise. They vary from gaming units, to creator PCs, to a variety of eco-friendly PCs, and extra.
Let’s dive proper in.
PCs which are immune to germs are massive proper now, for apparent causes. Acer is increasing its antimicrobial merchandise throughout extra traces, together with its Enduro rugged PCs and TravelMate enterprise PCs.
First up is the TravelMate Spin P4, which makes use of silver ions to limit the expansion of microbes on the system. It comes with Eleventh-gen vPro processors, as much as a 1TB M.2 SSD, and extra. It’s additionally robust, with a spill-resistant keyboard, shock-resistant corners, and it meets MIL-STD-810H requirements.
The TravelMate Spin P4 packs a 14-inch FHD show, and it weighs in at 3.37 kilos, coming in at 17.9mm skinny. It’s additionally acquired ports like Thunderbolt 4 and RJ45 Ethernet, and has a 4G LTE possibility.
It’s coming in January 2022, beginning at $1,099.99.
Subsequent up is the Enduro City N3. It’s additionally a 14-inch laptop computer and it weighs a bit extra at 4.08 kilos, but it surely’s even more durable. It’s MIL-STD-810H licensed, but it surely additionally has an IP53 water resistance ranking and it may possibly deal with drops of as much as 4 ft.
It comes with Eleventh-gen Intel Core processors, an NVIDIA GeForce MX330 GPU, and as much as 32GB DDR4 RAM.
It’s coming in This fall 2021, beginning at $849.99.
The Acer Enduro City T3 is an Android pill that’s beneath the identical rugged model. It might probably deal with 26 drops (apparently for those who solely drop it 25 occasions, you’re good) from as much as 4 ft. It has a 10-inch 1920×1200 show with brightness as much as 600 nits, and internally, it has a MediaTek octa-core processor.
It’s coming in Q1 2022, beginning at $299.99.
As you’d anticipate, there are a number of Chromebooks among the many bulletins, they usually are available in at a number of tiers.
The Acer Chromebook 514, Chromebook 515, and Chromebook Spin 514 are all fairly easy. The 514 and 515 fashions are available in 14- and 15-inch sizes, respectively, and the Spin is a convertible. The Chromebook Spin 514 comes with Intel Tiger Lake UP4 processors, permitting it to weigh in at 1.37kg, whereas the clamshell of that product makes use of a MediaTek chip, and it’s truly slightly bit lighter.
On the decrease finish, we’ve the Chromebook Spin 314. This one is extra entry-level, boasting a pair of USB Kind-A ports, 6mm bezels, and extra.
The Chromebook Spin 314 begins at $499.99 and arrives in January. The Chromebook Spin 514 is coming in January for $699.99, the Chromebook 515 remains to be TBD for pricing and availability, and the Chromebook 514 is coming in December, beginning at $399.99
Acer ConceptD creator PCs
Subsequent up is a brand new vary of ConceptD laptops, that are all geared toward creators. There’s a brand new ConceptD 7 SpatialLabs Version and new ConceptD 3 models.
Acer SpatialLabs is a cool expertise that primarily enables you to see 3D photographs on the show. Packing Intel Eleventh-gen processors and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 GPU, it tracks your eyes for dynamic motion on the show. In truth, the SpatialLabs Go app can now convert 2D content material to 3D content material, so it’s much more enjoyable to make use of.
After all, it’s not all about watching enjoyable content material. It’s actually meant for creators. In the event you’re constructing 3D fashions, you possibly can view it on the holographic show. We truly acquired to go fingers on with a prototype unit again in Could when it was only a idea, and it’s positively fairly cool. On the time, you can apply for the SpatialLabs developer program, however now it’s a product that you may purchase.
The Acer ConceptD 7 SpacialLabs Version is coming subsequent yr.
In the event you’re not searching for a 3D holographic show, there’s at all times the refreshed ConceptD 3 lineup, together with a clamshell and a brand new ConceptD 3 Ezel. The ConceptD 3 now comes with a 16-inch 16:10 show, whereas the Ezel is 16:9 with 4K decision. As at all times, these are super-accurate, Delta E < 2 screens.
There are 4 new fashions whole. The Acer ConceptD 3 is coming in January beginning at $1,699.99, the ConceptD 3 Professional is coming in 2022 beginning at $1,899.99, the ConceptD 3 Ezel is coming in November beginning at $1,899.99, and the ConceptD 3 Ezel Professional is coming in 2022, beginning at $1,999.99.
Eco-friendly Acer Vero laptops
One objective is to make laptops extra inexperienced. We’re seeing increasingly more laptops utilizing sustainable supplies, and which are simpler to restore.
Acer is asserting the Aspire Vero and the TravelMate Vero. The Vero model signifies that they use post-consumer recycled plastic, they ship in recyclable packaging, and extra. They’re additionally meant to be straightforward to take aside, restore, and even improve.
For instance, the Aspire Vero makes use of 30% post-consumer recycled plastic, and apparently, the 100% recyclable field can flip right into a laptop computer stand. It has a 99% recyclable 15.6-inch display, Eleventh-gen Intel processors, Iris Xe graphics, and USB Kind-C. You too can choose up the Vero Mouse, Vero Mousepad, and Vero Sleeve, all of which include the identical dedication to sustainability.
The TravelMate Vero comes with related guarantees, like 30% PCR within the chassis and 100% recyclable packaging. Naturally, it has enterprise options like Acer ProShield Plus and Industrial BIOS.
That’s not all the pieces. There’s additionally the Acer Veriton Vero Mini desktop and the Vero BR277 monitor.
The Aspire Vero is coming in November beginning at $699.99, the TravelMate Vero is coming at a TBD date beginning at $899.99, and the Vero BR277 is coming in March for $299. Acer didn’t present pricing and availability for the Veriton Vero Mini desktop.
Acer Predator gaming
Final up is gaming gear, and it’s not nearly a brand new pc, though there may be one. There’s additionally a 4K gaming projector and a 55-inch gaming desk.
The Acer Predator Orion 7000 comes with Intel Twelfth-generation CPUs (which haven’t been introduced but) and as much as NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 graphics. Certainly, it’s a powerhouse and it’s designed for lovers. Together with Okay-series processors, it additionally comes with as much as 64GB DDR5-4000 RAM. Cooling is bumped up too with FrostBlade 2.0 expertise and a 3rd rear fan.
The Predator Orion 7000 is coming within the second quarter of 2022, with pricing introduced nearer to launch.
Subsequent up, Acer truly has two new gaming projectors, the Predator GD711 and Predator GM712. The GD711 is LED and the GM712 is lamp-based, they usually each provide 4K decision. The Predator GD711 guarantees 4,000 lumens of brightness, HDR10, and extra.
Neither of those are coming to North America, however the Predator GD711 is coming to EMEA in December for €1,499, whereas the GM712 is coming to EMEA in January for €1,399.
Lastly, we’ve the Acer Predator Gaming Desk. It’s a 55-inch desk that has devoted spots for a beverage and a headset, and it even comes with a rack for storing controllers. It’s coming to EMEA at a TBD date for €229.