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Computing

PC shipments were in decline for the fifth year in a row this holiday season

Despite market share growth for Apple, Dell, Lenovo, and HP Inc., reports from Gartner and IDC indicate that PC shipments over the holiday period declined for the fifth consecutive year.
Computing

Acer showed us a $9,000 gaming 'laptop' - and it's absolutely massive

Acer's massive Predator 21 X laptop is massive, incredible, and completely impractical. It's a concept computer come to life.
Computing

GrandPad, the Android tablet for seniors, getting a hardware refresh before April

Acer and grandPad revealed just ahead of CES 2017 that a second-generation model will arrive in the first quarter of 2017. GrandPad is a tablet for seniors but is only offered through a subscription service.
Computing

Acer starts 2017 with gaming and education options, including massive Predator 21 X laptop 2:24

Acer has introduced a slew of new machines at CES 2017, including some updated gaming notebooks, a new midrange gaming desktop option, and the new Predator 21 X behemoth with a curved screen. There's also a rugged Chromebook meant…
Computing

Want to game until your eyes bleed? Acer's new gaming monitors might be for you

Acer revealed three new desktop displays for gamers just ahead of CES 2017, one of which is curved and sports eye-tracking technology from Tobii. Other features across all three include support for Nvidia's G-Sync technology, and four USB…
Mobile

Acer decides to pull out of India's smartphone market, at least for now

After six years in the Indian smartphone market, Acer announced it will halt sales in the country. Reasons for the announcement include changes in Make in India and other factors.
Computing

Acer Aspire C-Series offers a much more affordable Windows 10 all-in-one PC

Original equipment manufacturers have played along with Microsoft's Surface strategy, offering excellent Windows 10 machines at lower price points. Now, Acer has announced another such effort, the Aspire C-Series all-in-one PC for the home…
Computing

Acer injects its family of TravelMate P4 commercial laptops with two new models

Acer introduced two additions to its TravelMate P4 family of commercial laptops for business: the 14-inch P449 and the 15.6-inch P459. There are several configurations of each, meeting the needs of companies on various budgets.
Computing

Acer’s ultra-thin and ultra-portable Spin 7 and Spin 5 hit store shelves

Just in time for the holiday season, Acer announced on Wednesday that the Acer Spin 7, the world’s thinnest 2-in-1 notebook, is available for purchase in the United States.
Computing

Asus Zenbook 3 vs. Acer Swift 7: Two of the thinnest Windows laptops duke it out

It's been a good year for ultra-portable laptops. We take two of the thinnest, lightest laptops on the market and pit them against one another. But which one will come out on top when we match them spec-for-spec?
Virtual Reality

IMAX Virtual Reality fund nabs a $10 million investment from Acer

Computer hardware and electronics manufacturer Acer has invested $10 million into IMAX's Virtual Reality Fund in a bid to "support the development of high-quality and immersive VR content" for location-based experiences.
Computing

Acer’s new desktop monitor for designers can form daisy chain with identical models

Acer introduced the BEH270U 27-inch desktop monitor on Election Day packing the ability to daisy-chain with identical units through a single DisplayPort cable. The panel also includes two MHL ports for displaying content from a mobile…