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These gaming monitors will transport you to another dimension

What are the best gaming monitors you can buy right now? We select five that are all priced under $900 packing premium technologies like G-SYNC and FreeSync, high resolutions, and fast refresh rates.
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Acer crams a Ryzen 7 CPU, discrete RX Vega 56 graphics into a 17-inch laptop

After previously flooding the press with new laptops and desktops, Acer returns with one laptop and two desktops for gamers. They're AMD variants of products introduced last week, including a laptop with AMD's RX Vega 56 GPU.
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Acer’s new lineup includes white gaming laptop and Pixelbook-esque Chromebook

The annual Next@Acer press event revealed Acer's updated desktop and laptop portfolio for gamers, pros, and students. The rollout includes the Swift 5 notebook, a desktop packing two GeForce GTX 1080 Ti graphics cards, and more.
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Alexa makes herself at home on a variety of new Acer laptops

Acer has added Alexa support to its various ranges of laptops, making it possible for owners to talk to their laptop and ask it questions in a manner previous reserved for stand-alone hardware.
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Acer’s new 4K, HDR, 144Hz G-Sync gaming monitor will cost $2,000

Acer's new Predator x27 G-Sync gaming monitor is just about everything you could want in a display. It's 4K, has a 144Hz refresh rate, and has full HDR support. But you will have to pay a premium for it.
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Can Acer's Switch 7 unseat Microsoft's powerful Surface Book 2?

Both Microsoft and Acer have attempted to pack real gaming performance into flexible 2-in-1 formats, but they've taken very different approaches. Which of these to innovative machines is the better choice for you?
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Acer Switch 7 Black Edition vs. Microsoft Surface Pro

The Acer Switch 7 Black Edition is a detachable tablet 2-in-1 with a trick up its sleeve -- a discrete GPU that promises decent entry-level gaming. Is that enough to make it a better tablet than Microsoft's Surface Pro?
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Laptop kickstands don’t need to be fancy, they just need to work

Acer's Switch 7 Black Edition tablet has a complicated kickstand that's meant to make things easier, but it really just makes things a bit clumsy. It shows how over-engineering can make for a lesser experience.
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Want a PC you can reach out and touch? These are the best touchscreen laptops

The best touchscreen laptops aren't locked to 2-in-1s and convertibles, but include clamshell designs too. We pick the best touchscreen clamshells you can find in 2018, ranging from Windows 10 PCs to Chromebooks.
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Acer, Dell slash gaming laptop prices to make room for new Intel models

Acer and Dell are slashing gaming laptop prices for a limited time. Acer is selling the Nitro 5 with a Core i5-7300HQ processor and a discrete GTX 1050 Ti graphics chip for dirt-cheap. Dell has a similar model with a GTX 1060.
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The battle of gaming 2-in-1s: Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 vs. Acer Nitro 5 Spin

Acer's Nitro 5 Spin tries its hardest to be both a good convertible 2-in-1 and a legit gaming notebook. It's not the first laptop to make that attempt, so let's check out our comparison to see if Dell's XPS 15 2-in-1 beat it at either game.
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Best 2-in-1 for gaming? Here's how Acer's Nitro 5 Spin compares to the Yoga 720

Acer's Nitro 5 Spin tries its hardest to be both a gaming notebook and a convertible 2-in-1, and it fails to be a great example of either. Does the Lenovo Yoga 720 15 do a better job of straddling that fence?
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Acer’s faster Nitro 5 gaming notebook offers GTX 1050 Ti, Intel Optane

Acer's newest Nitro 5 gaming notebook will keep the entry-level pricing and add in more RAM, a GTX 1050 Ti, Intel's latest high-powered CPUs, and Intel Optane memory for much better performance.
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Acer’s stylish new all-in-one PC packs a built-in Qi wireless charging station

Acer introduced its stylish new Aspire S24 all-in-one PC based on Intel's latest eighth-generation Core i5 processor. It includes a built-in Qi wireless charging station for recharging your supporting devices without any wires.
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The very first Chrome OS tablet makes its debut as the Acer Chromebook Tab 10

Acer formally introduced the Chromebook Tab 10, the very first Chrome OS tablet designed for students. The device sports a 9.7-inch screen with a QXGA resolution, 32GB of storage, and an included Wacom EMR stylus.
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Why spend more? This $600 laptop might be all you need

If you were about to spend over a thousand bucks on a laptop, hold on just a second. Acer's Aspire E 15 is a great combination of fast components, great battery life, and a decent display for a very reasonable $600. Is it all the notebook…
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Wearables don’t get more unusual than Acer’s Leap Beads

Acer's latest wearable is one of the more unusual entries we've seen in the market. The Leap Beads are aimed at Buddhists, and count the number of times the beads are rotated in your hand.
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Acer is tight-lipped about its Chrome OS tablet pictured at Bett 2018 Show

An image posted to Twitter revealing a Chome OS tablet manufactured by Acer is no longer online. The device was spotted during the Bett 2018 Show education-focused convention, and not officially announced by Acer.