Acer Iconia Tab W500 tablet on sale today

Acer’s latest tablet, the Iconia Tab W500 is now available for sale now in North America. Designed for folks looking for a tablet but don’t want to be constrained by tablet operating systems such as Android or iOS, the Windows 7-powered tablet is no slouch when it comes to work or entertainment.

Acer Aspire One 722 being prepped for release

Acer rolled out a couple of mini notebooks that had AMD processors at the heart of things sometime last year, where they came in the form of the Acer Aspire One 521 and Aspire One 721. Of course, since the model numbers are different, the specifications were obviously different as well, with the 721 sporting a more generous 11.6″ display while the 521 has a less spectacular 10.1″ display. Fast […]

Acer releases two new 3D displays

Acer America has just announced the release of two new 3D monitors – the HS244HQ and HN274H. Designed for gamers and 3D movie enthusiasts, these LED monitors are touted to bring everything from movies to still pictures to life. The Acer HN274H is a 27″ widescreen monitor that supports both HDMI 3D and NVIDIA 3D Vision. It has a DVI-DL connection for supporting extremely high resolution images when attached to […]

Acer Iconia Tab A500 arrives officially in the US

If you’re living Stateside, then you would be able to part with your money and bring home the Acer Iconia Tab A500, which is the first 10.1″ tablet from Acer that is powered by the Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system. This tablet device sports a 10.1″ multi-touch screen as mentioned earlier, the NVIDIA Tegra 250 1GHz dual-core processor as well as an integrated GeForce GPU for those who want to […]


Acer Aspire Z5761 all-in-one has beefed up specs

Desktops these days are fragmented into three different camps – the traditional tower chassis set up that is good enough for your word processing needs as well as spreadsheet calculations, the souped up gaming rig which has more lights than a disco, and an all-in-one form factor which intends to offer elegance first, performance as an afterthought (in the majority of cases). The Acer Aspire Z5761 all-in-one is different even […]

Acer Iconia Tab A500 unboxing

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 has been unboxed, and you can tell from the specifications alone that this is no standard entry-level tablet considering it comes with a dual core Nvidia Tegra  2 which includes two Cortex A9 cores and a GeForce GPU that will be able to handle modern graphics. Other hardware features that are crammed into its aluminum case include a 10.1″ capacitive mutli-touch WXGA display at 1280 […]

Rumor: Forza 4 for Xbox 360 Will Have Kinect Support and Awesome Graphics

Since the launch of Kinect for the Xbox 360 back in November, there’s been a lack of “hardcore” games that take advantage of the sensor’s motion tracking controls. Games like Kinectimals and Kinect Sports are fun, but they’re not for serious gamers. If a new marketing survey for Forza Motorsport 4 is any indication of what is to come for the racing series, then gamers might finally have a game that […]

Acer ICONIA tablets prices and availability dates revealed

It looks like Acer’s ICONIA tablets that were revealed awhile ago finally get some price tags and arrival dates. The ICONIA TAB W500, a 10″ (1280 x 800) display toting tablet powered by an AMD Fusion C-50 dual-core processor, with an AMD Radeon HD6250 graphics card, 2GB of RAM, 32GB SSD, WiFi, Bluetooth, 1.3 megapixel rear camera, 1.3 megapixel front camera, with Windows 7 Home Premium will be available in […]

Acer Iconia A500 Tab peeks into FCC curtains

The Acer Iconia A500 Tab that debuted at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this year, has finally made the jump to the FCC for approval. We do know that this Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet will feature a 10.1″ display, a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, Flash 10.1 support, a front camera and a 5-megapixel camera, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, as well as1080p output courtesy of its HDMI connection. With it […]

Upcoming HP, Dell, HTC, Acer and Toshiba tablets prices and dates leaked

Recently we had a report about some Staples’ training materials showing off some upcoming tablets that will be launched this year, and now the folks over at pre-central have gotten their hands on another similar list, this time with dates and prices of the device. Judging from the prices listed, it looks like manufacturers are all headed towards pricing their tablets as the entry-level iPad 2 which seems to be […]

Acer Aspire One AOD255E arrives with dual core processor

Looks like dual core processors are all the rage these days, and even the iPad 2’s A5 processor has two cores. Well, how will this affect the way netbooks work? Not much, but manufacturers are also starting to get the hint that having two cores could eventually be the way where netbooks are headed, which is why the Acer Aspire One AOD255E will come with a dual core 1.66 GHz […]

Acer Iconia Tab W500 specs revealed

We know that the Acer Iconia Tab W500 will be released later this year after its announcement at the recently concluded MWC 2011, and it is nice to know that the Taiwanese computing giant has finally revealed its specifications for the tablet device. Tipping the scales at an extremely lightweight sub-1kg level, you will be able to enjoy a 10″ multitouch display, Windows Home Premium as the operating system of […]

Acer Windows Phone 7 devices arriving later this year

The folks over at Pocket-lint managed to get confirmation from an Acer spokesperson about the Taiwanese company hopping on the Windows Phone 7 bandwagon. Apparently Acer has got some WP7 handsets planned for a September or October launch. The launch of the handsets will coincide with the launch of Windows Phone 7.5 (codenamed Mango) which will basically put them head to head against the Nokia WP7 phones released around the […]

Acer GH245HQ display offers support for NVIDIA’s HDMI 3D solution

Fans of 3D displays will be overjoyed to hear that Acer has introduced its GH245HQ display that offers full support for NVIDIA’s HDMI 3D solution. What this means is that users will be able to enjoy 3D content via active shutter glasses from devices directly via its DVI-DL (dual-link) input. The display was announced in the UK for about GBP420 ($675) and is a 24-inch display that supports full HD […]