Acer to Exhibit Full Range of Commercial Products at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference
TAIPEI, TAIWAN (2014-07-11)
Acer will exhibit a full range of its commercial products at the 2014 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), booth #501, from July 13-17 in Washington, D.C. Under the theme, “Designed for Every Move of Your Success”, this year Acer is showcasing products that meet the needs of commercial, education and institutional customers in a number of areas including mobile productivity, stationary solutions and versatility at work.
To meet customers’ needs for productivity on the go, Acer offers a full range of notebooks including the TravelMate P645, TravelMate B115, Aspire V 11, Aspire E 11 and Aspire S7-392.
The 2014 Red Dot Award and iF Product Design Award-winning Acer TravelMate P645 notebook with its matte black exterior conveys business elegance and robustness through the use of carbon fiber and magnesium aluminum alloy materials. The 14-inch notebook also offers exceptional web communications capabilities, optimized byMicrosoft Lync communications solutions. An integrated biometric fingerprint reader paired with a Trusted Platform Module 1.2 reader secures this system from unauthorized access. The Acer TravelMate P645’s light weight and long battery life give users peace-of-mind on the go, while its Near Field Communication (NFC) capabilities and Contact Pickup app help users expand their business network by easily sharing their contact information with just a tap.
Also on display will be the 11.6-inch TravelMate B115 and Aspire V 11 notebooks that offer a fan-less design for whisper-quiet computing and 7-hour(1) battery life for full workday usability. Additionally, both include intuitive Windows touch-control(2) conveniences using an HD multi-touch display, large Precision Touchpad, and Windows 8.1. Acer also offers the Aspire E 11 notebook for those not requiring a multi-touch display. The Aspire V 11 and E 11 come in a number of delightful colors(3) and all three models feature Acer’s new and unique FlowCurve design, making them stylish options that stand out in a crowd of traditional looking notebooks.
Acer’s highly acclaimed 13.3-inch Aspire S7-392 notebook is also on show at WPC, a beautifully slim device that features a sleek Gorilla Glass 2 cover, Acer’s patented dual-torque and T-shape hinge frame design for stable touch control, 8-hour battery life(1) for all-day use and InstantGo(4) for a responsive and ready-to-go Windows experience.
For those looking for reliable stationary solutions for the office, Acer is showcasing its Veriton Z all-in-one (AiO) desktop PCs and Veriton N desktop PCs.
Veriton Z AiOs, which come equipped with either a 23-inch Full HD IPS, or 19.5-inch HD+ touch screen and a reversible HD webcam, are ideal for both businesses and institutional customers. Adjustable and modular, the compact AiOs deliver comfortable ergonomics in a low-maintenance platform. Veriton Z AiOs are ideal for professionals wanting to save space, maximize Windows 8’s touch capabilities or who want an attractive and user-friendly computing solution for executive offices, libraries, kiosks, reception areas and more. Available in a modular, screw-less chassis to simplify upgrades, they suit a wide range of commercial environments.
Acer also offers Veriton N desktop PCs with a compact 1-liter form factor. Packing powerful components into a compact diamond-shaped chassis that can stand alone or be snapped onto the back of Acer monitors, Veriton N desktop PCs provide remarkable performance, while preserving precious space.
Versatility at Work
Visitors to WPC can also see Acer devices that offer great flexibility at work including the 10.1-inch Aspire Switch 10 two-in-one notebook and the 8-inch Iconia W4 tablet.
The Acer Aspire Switch 10 is a notebook and tablet combined in one flexible device with four modes: notebook, pad, display and tent. The smart device features a magnetic detachable Acer Snap Hinge™ design for easy transition between modes, latch-free keyboard docking and optional additional storage capability. The Acer Aspire Switch 10 is the ideal companion that helps users stay connected and productivewherever they go. The Acer Aspire Switch 10 with up to 64GB of storage and 2GB of RAM is powered by an Intel® Atom™ quad-core processor for fast performance and multitasking in all modes.
The Acer Iconia W4 tablet features IPS and Zero Air Gap technologies providing a sharp display with enhanced clarity and brightness. In addition, the Iconia W4 is also equipped with a 4th Generation Intel® Atom™ quad-core processor, offering faster tablet performance as well as up to 10 hours of battery life for web browsing and up to 8 hours of video playback(1). Compact enough to hold in one hand yet spacious enough for comfortable viewing, the Iconia W4 brings mobile productivity and media consumption to the next level.
Also at WPC will be Acer’s B6 series monitors, including the new Acer B326HK monitor, the world’s first 32-inch Ultra HD (4K2K) monitor. Acer B6 series monitors combine professional style with an ergonomic design to suit all environments and viewing demands, and range from Full HD and WQHD up to Ultra HD (4K2K) resolution. They also feature 100% sRGB, Acer eColor and ComfyView technologies to make every pixel vivid and true-to-life. Also on display will be the compact and versatile Acer C205 LED projector, a pocket-sized projector with a built-in battery for business meetings and personal viewing anywhere.
The Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference is an annual, global convergence of Microsoft’s top partners where they come together to network, drive business growth and identify new profitability opportunities. This year’s conference is expected to see over 16,000 attendees including C-level executives, practice managers, IT professionals, business managers, sales and marketing professionals.
1 Battery life varies depending on model and usage
2 Specifications vary depending on model
3 The Aspire E 11 is available in four colors, the Aspire V 11 in two colors: silver and pink.
4 Only available on models with Windows 8.1 and 4GB of memory.