Acer named as CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Award Honoree
Acer today announced it has been named an International CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for its Aspire S7 Touch Ultrabooks. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge consumer electronics products across 29 product categories.
New, More Intuitive Acer.com Provides an Excellent User Experience - Touch-optimized design helps visitors explore and discover Acer products
Acer has revitalized its global website — Acer.com — to provide web surfers with a highly intuitive, touch-optimized interface, along with a look that embodies the brand spirit. The website allows easy navigation and many user-friendly features that demonstrate Acer’s leadership in the digital world. It is also a key step to achieving the corporate goal of becoming a true market-oriented company. Acer collaborated with VML, the renowned digital marketing agency that is part of the Y&R Group in this website revamp.
Acer Commits to Delivering Industry’s Most Complete User Experience in the Era of Touch and Type Duality
As the IT ecosystem continues to change, companies today can no longer depend solely on operational efficiency, speed and cost to ensure business success. The future is about providing a complete user experience — in product design, breadth and depth of offering, service, and brand.
Acer T2 series touch monitors - Smart viewing and sophisticated design
Slender and elegant, the new Acer T2 touch displays are a masterpiece of design and technology, that will bring touch-type duality to desktop users and set new standards in terms of ergonomics and smart viewing. The T2 series is engineered to deliver top performance as well as a sophisticated design and will appeal to graphic artists, professionals and design-conscious users alike.
Aspire ZS600, Full HD Entertainment Center - The touch-enabled hub of a digital life
Brighten a digital lifestyle with an all-in-one (AIO) desktop that combines a space saving design with enhanced usability. The new Acer Aspire ZS600 AIO desktop is a true multimedia and social networking center for each family member, providing fabulous entertainment and premium performance.
Aspire V5 Touch Notebook Broadens Acer’s “Touch-Type” Offering for Mainstream Consumers - Slender and light with 10-point touch display
Acer Aspire V5 Series brings touch-type “duality” to the mainstream. The current trend is towards thinner and lighter notebooks that allow users to enjoy both entertainment and content creation anytime, anywhere.
Acer Aspire M Series Ultrabooks™ Bring Touch-Type Duality to the Mainstream - Excellent touch experience in a powerful Ultrabook™
Acer designs products to enable everyone to explore beyond limits. With this purpose in mind Acer has overhauled its M Series Ultrabooks™ to bring a rich touch experience to the mainstream consumer, offering 10-point touch, frameless HD display, latest Intel® Core™ processor, and 8+ hours battery life in a slim package, ready to support Windows 8.
Acer Inc. Q3 2012 Preliminary Financial Results: Operating Income NT$345M (US$11.8M), PAT NT$68M (US$2.3M), EPS NT$0.03
Acer Inc. announces the preliminary financial results of Q3 2012. Consolidated revenue was NT$104.4B (US$3.6B), down 5.6% quarter-on-quarter (QOQ) and 11.4% year-on-year (YOY). Operating income reached NT$345M (US$11.8M), which was lower compared to Q2, profit after tax (PAT) was NT$68M (US$2.3M), and earnings per share (EPS) was NT$0.03.
Acer and Velocite bring High Performance Computing to Bicycle Manufacturing
Acer is bringing high-performance computing (HPC) to computer-aided design and simulation in bicycle manufacturing. The Acer AT350 F2 high-end servers are used to conduct research and tests by Velocite, maker of high-performance bikes and components.
Acer Steps Up Marketing, Engages Red Peak Group and Appoints Michael Birkin as Chief Marketing Officer
To energize and strengthen Acer’s global marketing organization, Acer will engage Red Peak Group, a global marketing services firm, and appoint Red Peak Chairman Michael Birkin as Acer Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). This strategic move is aimed at strengthening Acer as a marketing-oriented company.
Acer Regards U.S. International Trade Commission Investigation on Patents a Common Dispute in IT Industry - Dealing with issue and expects no significant impact on business
Acer does not expect significant impact on business and operations as the result of the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (ITC) investigation on alleged infringement of U.S. patents by numerous companies, including Acer.
Acer Inc. Q2 Preliminary Financial Results: Consolidated Revenue NT$110.6B (US$3.7B) down 2.2% QOQ, Operating Income NT$433M (US$14.48M) doubles in growth, PAT NT$56M (US$1.87M), EPS NT$0.02
Acer Inc. announces the preliminary financial results for Q2 2012. Consolidated revenue was NT$110.6B (US$3.7B), down 2.2% quarter-on-quarter (QOQ) and 8.3% up year-on-year (YOY). Operating income was NT$433M (US$14.48M), representing 213.5% growth QOQ;
profit after tax (PAT) was NT$56M (US$1.87M); and earnings per share (EPS) was NT$0.02.
Acer Debuts World’s First 6,000 Lumens Single Lamp Projector - Extreme Brightness for Hard-Hitting Presentations
Acer introduces world’s first 6,000 lumens professional projector, the P7215, using a single lamp. This projector is very eco-friendly, delivering light for up to 2,000 hours while using 350 watts, reducing power consumption and maintenance costs.
Acer to resell Altair’s PBS Professional and expand options for HPC users
Acer and Altair Engineering, Inc. today announced that Acer Group has become a global authorized reseller of Altair’s market-leading resource and workload management software product, PBS Professional.
Acer and NCHC demonstrate interactive Computational Fluid Dynamics application on a single server node at ISC’12
Acer and Taiwan’s National Center for High-performance Computing are demonstrating that real-time, interactive HPC applications are feasible within a single server node. Using the Acer AT350 F2 server equipped with NVIDIA® Tesla® and Quadro® GPUs and the latest Intel Xeon processors E5 family, NCHC has improved its own computational fluid dynamics (CFD) application capable of simulating air flow across any object in real time. Combining augmented reality with high-performance computing, this application has many practical applications for the design fields.
Acer announces the handover of its new EMEA head-quarters in Switzerland
Acer’s new EMEA head-quarters is now completed and ready to house Acer’s main operations in the region. The innovative new building will host all executive functions, marketing, finance and logistics, and lays a solid foundation for the company’s future.
Acer Debuts the Aspire Timeline Ultra M3 - The industry's first 15", 2-spindle Ultrabook™ with dedicated graphics and an optical drive
The new Aspire Timeline Ultra was first unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas last January; today Acer showcases the new Aspire M3 of the Timeline Ultra family, at the CeBIT tradeshow in Hannover, Germany.
Acer Introduces the V3 Series - Brilliant all-around performance
Acer has unveiled the V3 Series, a range of notebooks optimized for today's digital needs, available in 14-, 15.6- and 17.3-inch models. With excellent performance, entertainment enhancements, communication tools and a classy design, these notebooks are intended for tech-savvy users who want daily high-definition audio and visual experiences.
Acer Introduces the ICONIA TAB A510 Olympic Games Edition - This ultimate tool for the road features very long battery life, quad-core performance, and mobile productivity tools
Acer introduces the ICONIA TAB A510 Olympic Games Edition. Celebrating Acer's partnership with the Olympic Movement, the design unites the Acer and Olympic logos, and is available in black or silver. The ICONIA TAB A510 is the company's newest Android Ice Cream Sandwich-based tablet. It features 15 hours of battery life for true all-day usability, a powerful NVIDIA® TEGRA® 3 quad-core processor, and the latest tools for mobile productivity, sharing and more.
Acer announces its latest F2 generation of server products
In line with a solid strategy for commercial products, Acer has advanced its server line with a whole new line up of refreshed server products. This time around, Acer has not only updated the specifications to support the latest Intel Xeon processors E5 family, but has expanded its business portfolio and management tools to provide greater flexibility in modern datacenters.
Acer Introduces the Aspire V5 Series - New Ultra-slim notebook featuring all-round mobility with impressive performance, thermal comfort, and affordability
Acer presents the Aspire V5 Series at the CeBIT tradeshow in Hannover, Germany. This new range of thin and light notebooks suits budget-conscious users looking for impressive performance, thermal comfort, cool style, plus convenient mobile usability.
Acer S271HL Ultra slim, Big Picture - Modern design, large screen and mercury free for eco-friendly users
The Acer S271HL S1 series monitor, is an energy efficient and earth friendly LED Monitor, endowed with cutting-edge technologies such as striking contrast ratio (100M: 1), blazing response time (2 ms), HDMI and DVI ports with HDCP support.
Since Acer rolled out the first Ultrabook in September 2011, the company has extended the product's unique features across its mainstream line of notebooks with 14-inch and 15-inch models. Acer today unveils the Aspire Timeline Ultra featuring 8 hours of battery life, high performance and a 2-spindle design in an Ultrabook. They feature Acer Green Instant On for fast boot and resume, and Acer Always Connect technology, which lets users manage their multimedia and data on all their devices at anytime, anywhere —even from sleep.