It's no secret that mobile devices are overtaking PCs as the gear of choice for the masses. But this year, there are several reasons in particular why the PC has struggled to maintain its popularity.
Acer just revealed its new Aspire Z3-600, which sports a 21.5-inch display, an Intel CPU and much more. Perhaps best of all, it'll hardly drain your wallet, which we known you'll appreciate considering we're in the middle of the holiday shopping season.
Let's face it: lots of people don't need much out of their laptop. As long as it can handle email, web surfing and simple tasks like word processing, it's all gravy. If that sounds like you or someone you know, say hey to Acer's latest Chromebook.
Acer just announced the Aspire R7-572-6423 convertible notebook, which will cost you under $1,000 and hit Best Buy store shelves early next month. Read more about Acer's latest reveal here.
Looking to snare a Chromebook on the cheap? Starting today, you can get your mitts on the Acer C720-2848, which weighs less than three pounds and won't break the bank this holiday shopping season.
Acer took the wraps off a pair of new TravelMate ultraportable notebooks two, both of which start at under $1,000 and should be available before the calender flips to December. Check them out here.
Acer has announced the Iconia A3 Android tablet, which is equipped with a 10-inch screen, a quad-core processor, and a clever feature called IntelliSpin which can tell which way round the screen should be even when it's flat on the table.
Acer has announced the Liquid S2 smartphone/tablet hybrid, complete with a 6-inch 1080p display and a quad-core processor. However, its headline feature is the ability to record video at an amazing 4K resolution.
Acer unveiled the touch-enabled ultra high-resolution 27-inch T272HUL monitor yesterday, along with its non-touch high-res counterparts, the 27-inch B276HUL and 29-inch B296CL with eye-catching ergonomic stands, and swiveling and tilting abilities.
Acer struck up a partnership with both Pokki Games and Zynga in order to bring some of the more popular casual games on the market to a new application store called Acer Arcade. The store will come pre-loaded with new Acer PCs.
A high-ranking Acer executive told the website, Pocket-Lint, that the company is planning to bring a wearable technology device to the new market sometime in 2014. It is possible it could be a watch, based on what the execuctive said in the interview.
Microsoft is dropping the vendor price for Windows RT, hoping to reduce prices and encourage sales, but it doesn't help the company's identity crisis
Today, Acer introduced a 23-inch all-in-one, the Acer Aspire Z3. The Z3 has a 1920 x 1080 full HD touchscreen display that's large enough for gaming while also doubling as a small TV.
Acer unveiled its first phablet at Computex on Monday. The 5.7-inch Liquid S1 features a 5.7-inch display, 8-MP front camera and 2-MP back, a Mediatek quad-core 1.5 GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of storage, expandable to 32GB.
Building on the previous success of the Aspire S7 and the Aspire S3, Acer announced updated versions with fourth-generation Intel Core processors, improved battery life, and WiDi.