03/05/2014, A 2-in-1 computer might sound like a real technological achievement, but it is nothing new these days, considering how many companies have started to roll out multi-mode machines. Take Lenovo’s Yoga range for instance, where these are able to function as a standard laptop, fold it all the way to the back to be a tablet, or leave it standing in a tent mode. Acer wants in on the multiple-in-one […]
02/28/2014, Which comes first – the chicken or the egg? This is the very same situation that many software developers and hardware manufacturers ponder over. Software developers say that they would like to see a platform increase its market share before they are able to throw their lot into it, while hardware manufacturers claim that unless software developers back their hardware right from the get go without looking at the user […]
02/20/2014, When it comes to smartphones, Acer is definitely not a name that comes to mind. After all the Taiwanese company hasn’t really made that big of a dent in the smartphone market and are probably better known for their computers. That hasn’t stopped the company from trying and for MWC 2014, it looks like Acer has announced the Liquid E3 and the Liquid Z4, both of which appear to sport […]
02/17/2014, MWC 2014 or Mobile World Congress 2014 is just around the corner. It kicks off on February 24th in Barcelona, Spain. One of the biggest industry conferences of the year, a lot of companies are expected to unveil new devices. The Korean juggernaut is expected to launch its next generation flagship, Galaxy S5, here, whereas HTC is also rumored to finally unveil the M8. Acer doesn’t want to be left […]
01/23/2014, 2014 could very well mark the year of wearable devices, and who knows? A smartwatch or a pair of smart glasses might just jolt an entirely new industry to mint money from. The Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch has not exactly been, ahem, shifted to its maximum gear to date, and neither has other smartwatches from companies such as Sony and Pebble. Having said that, the market for wearable tech might […]
01/13/2014, What you see above is the Acer Tab 7, where it is a tablet from the Taiwanese manufacturer that will not break the bank should you actually decide to bring this puppy home. In fact, it is the most recent affordable slate from Acer, where it is even more affordable than the Acer Iconia A1-830 that was unveiled by Acer at the recently concluded CES 2014, and when it finally […]
01/10/2014, It is no secret that HTC is not doing too well for itself at the moment. Not only is the company suffering financially, but on the legal front they are not having much luck either against the likes on Nokia whereby the Finnish company has successfully managed to obtain injunctions against several of HTC’s products in different parts of the world. That being said, what are HTC’s options? Sell themselves […]
01/03/2014, [CES 2014] Acer today announced a new an improved low cost tablet, the third generation Iconia B1 that comes with a new patterned finish, slimmer design and offers better sound at an affordable price of $129.99. The 7 inch tablet has a thin design and narrow bezel with the new back cover providing a comfortable touch feel as it has a silky finish and textured patterned. Its available in two […]
01/03/2014, [CES 2014] Acer has unveiled a new 7.9 inch Android tablet called the Iconia A1-830. Powered by an Intel Atom Clover Trail+ Z2560 1.6GHz processor with 1GB of LPDDR2 SDRAMM, the tablet touts a 7.9 inch LED back-lit IPS display and measures just 8.15mm thin, making it easy for the user to hold in just one hand for convenient multi-touch use. The new Iconia tablet has an aluminium rear cover […]
01/03/2014, [CES 2014] Chromebooks accounted for over 21 percent of all U.S. notebook sales in 2013, so its safe to say that there’s adequate demand in the market for low priced notebooks with internet dependant OS. Acer today unveiled the new addition to its touchscreen Chromebook line, The Acer C720p-2600 has been announced, it’s a new configuration in a new color. Called Moonstone White, the new colored chassis complements the sleek […]
12/05/2013, Acer has recently unveiled their C720P, the company’s latest Chromebook which features a touchscreen display. However if a Chromebook wasn’t what you were after and you were looking for something for your desktop, Acer has announced the Acer Aspire Z3-600 all-in-one desktop system. It will be priced starting at $779 and is expected to be made available for purchase in the US later this month, although Acer did not mention […]
12/04/2013, Chromebooks – hate them or love them, they do seem destined to stay. In fact, we ourselves have had taken a close look at several Chromebooks in greater detail in the past, having reviewed the Chromebook Pixel, the Samsung Chromebook Series 3, and the Samsung Chromebook Series 5. Having said that, Chromebooks might not end up in the same vein of best sellers such as the iPad, but it does […]
11/27/2013, The Chromebook market has certainly been heating up with Acer recently announcing they’d be offering a Haswell-equipped laptop that only costs consumers $200. It seems Acer isn’t done shocking the world with its Chromebook products as they’re announcing a new touchscreen Chromebook, the Acer C720P.
11/15/2013, The price of Chromebooks have been considered relatively low, although Acer is looking to make Chromebook prices even cheaper as they announce a brand-new laptop featuring the Chrome OS for just $200.