Acer Philippines announced new and cool products last August 30, 2017. The global press conference was simultaneously broadcasted via live stream. We got first dibs and we’re happy to share with you the new coolest technology from the brand.
PAWBO – a wholly owned subsidiary of Acer, announced three new products: Pawbo iPuppyGo, a lightweight tracker that keeps tabs on pets’ activity levels and wellness; Pawbo WagTag, a cloud-connected collar for dogs that keeps track of their location and monitors the environment around them; and Pawbo Munch, a smart treat-dispenser that works with the Pawbo+ allowing pet owners to interact with their pets, whether at home or from afar.
Pawbo Munch, iPuppyGo and WagTag
Pawbo was founded in 2014 by a group of people with a passion for technology and their furry friends. Pawbo strives to harness the power of the Internet of Things (IoT) to enhance how owners interact with and care for their beloved pets. Through the integration of hardware, software, and services and a human- and pet-centric approach, Pawbo delivers solutions that allow people to fully enjoy the perks of being a pet owner anytime, anywhere. For more information, please visit: www.pawbo.com
Acer 360-Degree Cameras – Acer announced two LTE-connected 360-degree cameras including the Holo360 all-in-one camera that allows users to capture, view, edit and share with just one device, and the Vision360 cloud-connected in-car camera, designed for peace-of-mind, and fun driving experiences.
Acer Aspire S24 Slimmest-Ever All-in-One Desktop PC – Acer expanded its iconic Aspire desktop series with the announcement of the new 23.8-inch Aspire S24 all-in-one desktop PC. Designed with elegance in mind and running Windows 10, the ultra-slim Aspire S24 is the perfect device for the modern consumer looking for both style and ability.
The new all-in-one desktop is Acer’s slimmest ever, featuring a display with a side profile of only 5.97 mm. The borderless display and black and matte gold color scheme ensure that the device will become a focal point of any home, adding a touch of functional elegance and luxury.
Built with a dual focus on design and premium functionality, the Aspire S24 delivers a vivid and crisp viewing experience from all angles with its 178-degree Full HD
IPS screen, while its ultra-narrow 2.7 mm bezel provides a 90% screen-to-body ratio for more screen to see.
All-new 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors with optional Intel Optane™ memory enables the Aspire S24 to power through immersive entertainment and everyday tasks with ease, while delivering a smooth and responsive computing experience. Wireless connectivity powered by Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC (802.11ac 2×2 MIMO) technology provides fast and reliable network connections, and thanks to the 2.1 channel subwoofer coupled with Dolby Audio™ Premium and Acer TrueHarmony™ technology the desktop provides users with a powerfully-deep base audio experience bringing even the most subtle sounds in music and video to life.
The Aspire S24 provides new levels of functionality through Windows 10, which includes Cortana and Microsoft Edge. The wireless charging base allows users to seamlessly power their mobile device without the burden of cables by supporting wireless charging for Qi-enabled devices.
Ergonomically designed to maximize productivity by reducing operator fatigue and discomfort, the Aspire S24-880 features a -5 to 30-degree tiltable display combined with Acer ExaColor™ technology for accurate colors, and BluelightShield™ and Flickerless™ technologies that may help prevent eye fatigue.
The Aspire S24 comes with up to 256 GB SSD and 2 TB HDD of storage space, making it the perfect device for editing and storing large video projects.
Exact specifications, prices, and availability will vary by region. To learn more about availability, product specifications and prices in specific markets, please contact your nearest Acer office via www.acer.com.ph.
Acer Chromebook 15 – the only Chromebook in the industry with a 15.6-inch display – with a new stylish aluminum design and long battery life of up to 12 hours.
• 15.6-inch full HD IPS display lets media enthusiasts, families with school-age children, and anyone who wants immersive entertainment see and do much more; wide viewing angles make it great for sharing
• Extra-long battery life of up to 12 hours delivers day-till-night power for apps, entertainment, media streaming, social media, school work and more
• Aluminum top cover and palm rest provide a premium touch and feel
• Fanless design provides for quiet operation
• Upward-facing speakers surrounding the keyboard deliver premium sound to complement the spacious display for a great multimedia experience
Acer New Ultraslim, Convertible, and Detachable Devices: Swift 5, Spin 5 and Switch 7 Black Edition
Acer expanded its popular portfolio of ultraslim convertible and detachable Windows 10 devices with the next generation of Swift, Spin, and Switch models. The additions all incorporate the new, exceptionally powerful 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors, more secure biometric technology supporting Windows Hello, and versatile usability features necessary for immersive entertainment and professional productivity. Along with the performance and mobility of these notebooks, they also sport a new refreshing sense of style and design, providing an ideal balance of form and function.
Switch 7 Black Edition – World’s First Fanless 2-in-1 Notebook with Discrete Graphics
The pioneering Acer Switch 7 Black Edition is the world’s first fanless 2-in-1 notebook equipped with discrete graphics, made possible by Acer’s innovative Dual LiquidLoop™ fanless cooling technology. With a powerful 8th Generation Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA® GeForce® MX150 graphics, it is an ideal companion for intensive tasks, creative production, and content streaming.
Features Acer AutoStand™, a patented kickstand that can be auto-deployed and auto-retracted, providing single-handed operation as simple as opening and adjusting the display on a clamshell notebook.
With a large 13.5-inch IPS display with 2256 x 1504 resolution, the Switch 7 Black Edition offers a crisp, vibrant visual experience from wide viewing angles.
Supporting Windows Hello, the Swift 7 Black Edition features an optical-based under-glass fingerprint sensor design with POA (Power on Authentication) that allows users to power on the device and login instantly with just one touch.
Swift 5 – Extreme Portability without Compromising on Power
The new Swift 5 is designed for users who want superb portability, solid performance, and a touch of style. The elegant chassis weighs less than 1 kg making it ideal for people always on the go. The Swift 5 is constructed with a sophisticated selection of materials including ultra-light magnesium-lithium alloys for the top and bottom cover, and magnesium-aluminum alloys for extra sturdiness on the palm rest area.
Utilizing the power of 8th Generation Intel Core processors, the Swift 5 offers an exceptionally fast and responsive experience with 8-hour battery life.
The interactive multi-touch Full HD IPS2 touchscreen and narrow bezel design maximize the viewing experience. Acer TrueHarmony™ with Dolby Audio™ Premium technology provides powerful and clear audio, while Skype for Business certification ensures crisp video conferencing and a great experience with Cortana.
Spin 5 – the style-conscious professional’s go-to device for all types of work and fun.
Easy to carry around, the 13-inch model of the Spin 5 weighs in at 1.5 kg and measures in at 15.9 mm thin, while its 15-inch sibling is just over 2 kg in weight and 17.9 mm thin. While this device is portable, it’s engineered to pack a punch with new 8th Generation Intel Core processors, up to 16 GB of DDR4 memory, up to 13 hours of battery life, and a discrete NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics option for the 15-inch model. This allows the Spin 5 to handle intensive creative production, such as graphic design and video editing. It also helps to offer premium entertainment with crisp, true-to-life colors that come alive in Full HD.
Works with an optional Acer Active Stylus for incredible precision, offering greater control during work and increased usability through Windows Ink. Acer’s omnidirectional ExoAmp Antenna optimises the Spin 5’s antenna position to ensure a stable wireless signal, regardless of the antenna being located beneath the notebook’s metal cover and the direction the device is facing.
With Acer TrueHarmony, Dolby Audio Premium technology and two front-facing speakers cleverly placed so they won’t be blocked in any mode, the Spin 5 delivers a crystal clear and immersive audio experience.
Acer Nitro 5 Spin – Convertible Notebook Designed for Casual Gaming
Its flexible design, powerful components, touchscreen, and popular gaming features make it ideal for a variety of games and gaming scenarios.
• Equipped with the new, powerful 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors, NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 graphics and blazing-fast GDDR5 VRAM, Acer Nitro 5 Spin delivers the performance needed for gaming anywhere, anytime
• A bright 15.6-inch FHD IPS display makes it great for playing games, watching videos, or browsing photos; two thoughtfully-placed front-facing speakers, a subwoofer and leading audio technologies deliver premium audio for gaming or movies in any of the four modes
Acer Projectors: VL7860 for the Home, P8800 for Large Venues
Acer unveiled two new projectors including the Acer VL7860, catering to the home cinema enthusiast looking for the best on the market, and the Acer P8800, ideal for those that need top-notch image quality for public venues or larger rooms. Both projectors are HDR-compatible (High Dynamic Range) and able to reproduce a greater dynamic range of luminosity with expanded contrast and a wider range of brightness.
Acer VL7860 – delivers incredible image quality with laser diode projection technology, UltraHD 4K (8.3megapixels on screen) and 1,500,000:1 DynamicBlack™ contrast optimization.
Acer P8800 – provides a UltraHD 4K experience with up to 5,000 lumens of brightness and 1,200,000:1 contrast ratio.
Acer Predator Gaming Arsenal – Powerful PCs That Are Cool Inside and Out, and a 35-inch HDR Monitor
• A global innovator in gaming hardware, Acer rounds out its award-winning Predator lineup with new gear for battle
• Powering virtual reality apps with ease and supporting over 8K UHD, the Acer Predator Orion 9000 series gaming desktops feature up to an Intel® Core™ i9 Extreme Edition processor with 18 cores and 36 threads, up to 4-way AMD Radeon™ RX Vega graphics or two NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080Ti graphics in SLI
• The Acer Predator X35 curved monitor features NVIDIA® G-SYNC™, Acer HDR Ultra™, and a fast 200 Hz refresh rate, delivers amazingly smooth and vibrant images
• The Predator Galea 500 gaming headset puts you right inside the game with Acer TrueHarmony™ 3D Soundscape technology, while the new Predator Cestus 500 gaming mouse features a unique dual switch design which allows gamers to adjust the click resistance according to the game type they are playing
The latest innovations and products from Acer can also be viewed thru this link – https://www.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/ifaberlin2017 . It was during their global press conference held live in Berlin, Germany.
Pricing and Availability
Exact specifications, prices, and availability will vary by region. To find out about availability, product specifications and prices in specific markets, please contact your nearest Acer office or retailer via www.acer.com.ph.
Founded in 1976, Acer is now one of the world’s top ICT companies and has a presence in over 160 countries. As Acer looks into the future, it is focused on enabling a world where hardware, software, and services will fuse with one another to open up new possibilities for consumers and businesses alike. From service-oriented technologies to the Internet of Things to gaming and virtual reality, Acer’s 7,000+ employees are dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale, and support of products and solutions that break barriers between people and technology. Please visit www.acer.com for more information.