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Acer, Asustek and Lenovo looking to copy MacBook Air design

12/20/2010, Apple’s MacBook Air notebooks have been very popular for folks who crave portability and now notebook brands such as Acer, Asustek and Lenovo are reportedly set to follow suit and launch 13.3- to 14-inch notebooks that feature ultra-thin designs and...

Acer Aspire One 721 gets AMD Neo K145 processor upgrade on the quiet

12/14/2010, The Acer Aspire One 721 notebook has just received a processor upgrade quietly, with the AMD Neo K145 chip making an appearance. Some of the benefits from incorporating the AMD Neo K145 processor would be a 12W total power draw and 1MB of L2 cache, maxing...

Acer Revo 100 Nettop with Clear.fi Now Shipping

12/07/2010, Acer is now shipping the Revo 100 nettop to Europe, which uses the company’s Clear.fi home networking system for easy file share. The Acer Revo 100 uses an AMD Athlon II Neo dual-core processor and an NVIDIA Ion GPU for 1080p video playback. Various...

Acer Iconia Libretto Competitor with Dual-Screen Tablet

11/23/2010, In addition to its Windows 7 tablet and Android tablets, the company has announced a dual-screen tablet/notebook that’s similar to the Toshiba Libretto. The Acer Iconia features two 14-inch touchscreen panels that can be used in either book mode or...

Acer Brings High-Resolution Android Tablets

11/23/2010, Acer announced a pair of Android-powered tablets today. The tablets sport a 7-inch and 10-inch display and features a resolution of 1280 X 800, which is higher than the 1024 X 600 resolution on the 7-inch Galaxy Tab display made by Samsung. The tablets...

Acer to offer Windows 7-powered tablet in February 2011

11/23/2010, Acer just announced that they will be rolling out a Windows 7-powered tablet from February 2011 onwards, which is a good two months earlier than the April date that many other people had originally anticipated. This Microsoft-friendly device will tip the...

Acer RevoView media streamer debuts

11/03/2010, Acer’s latest RevoView media streamer that comes equipped with a hard drive bay has just debuted, where this DLNA-certified box will deliver 1080p video playback, an Ethernet port, optical audio, a couple of USB ports and a memory card reader right...

Bioracer runs off wooden pellets

10/18/2010, The Precer Group from Sweden has come up with a new vehicle which will run on alternative energy, where this rather sporty version of an ATV is powered by wood pellets. Wait a minute here – aren’t wood pellets made out of trees? Isn’t...

Acer Aspire One Happy gets Android OS

10/11/2010, Looks like the Android operating system from Google is not limited to just smartphones, but netbooks would come under their “jurisdiction” as well if you take the Acer Aspire One Happy into consideration. At least, for those living across the...

Acer Aspire Revo AR3700 announced at nigh affordable price point

09/29/2010, Acer just announced its Aspire Revo AR3700 Stateside, and it is nice to see the nettop hit the market via a pre-order state on Amazon.com as well as Newegg.com, retailing for less than $350. That’s pretty pocket friendly, and it ought to be good...

Acer pounces on hardcore gamers with new Predators

09/28/2010, Acer intends to make hardcore gamers drool with their latest line of Predator gaming machines, where the Predator AG7750 will creep upon the US populace with a liquid-cooled 2.8GHz Core i7-930 processor, 12GB RAM, an impressive NVIDIA GTX 470 graphics...