Acer has kick-begun CES 2018 with the dispatch of a bunch of new notebooks and gaming workstations. The Taiwanese organization has launched the new Acer Swift 7, which is the touted to be the world’s thinnest laptop, the Acer Spin 3 that has numerous modes, and the Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop. The CES event was also utilized to reveal the new, Blue-shaded Chromebook 11. Moreover, the PC producer has reported the US accessibility of the Predator Orion 9000 and the Switch 7 Black Edition during its CES press briefing. Both the devices were displayed at the IFA 2017 last August.
The new Acer Swift 7 is going to the US in March with a beginning cost of $1,699 (around Rs. 107,500), while the Spin 3 will go on sale in February at a starting cost of $599 (generally Rs. 37,900). The Acer Nitro 5, will go discounted in the US with a value beginning at $799 (around Rs. 50,500).
Among all the new offerings, the new Acer Swift 7 is maybe the most interesting one. The redesigned Swift 7 is the 8.98mm thin notepad that highlights a 14-inch full-HD touchscreen board and Corning Gorilla Glass NBT protection. Initially, the Swift 7 has appeared with a thickness of 9.98mm. The Windows 10-based notebook is controlled by 7th Generation Intel Core i7 processor – combined with 8GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 256GB PCIe SSD storage. Further, it supports LTE through the inherent Nano-SIM slot and eSIM functionality.
The unibody aluminum-made Acer Swift 7 wears an illuminated console and a Gorilla Glass NBT-protected touchpad. The notepad accompanies a unique finger reader and supports face detection through Windows Hello. In addition, it is guaranteed to convey up to 10 hours of battery life on a single charge.
Unlike the Swift 7 territory, the Acer Spin 3 makes a big appearance as a throughout the day efficiency and entertainment notebook- offering a PC, tablet, display, and a space-saving tent mode through its 360-degree double torque pivot outline. The Spin 3 journal eminently has an 8th Generation Intel Core processor that is missing on the Swift 7. Further, there is a 14-inch full HD IPS display and two forward-looking speakers with Acer’s custom TrueHarmony technology. It comes with a 12-hour battery life.
Acer Spin 3
Acer also unveiled the 15-inch Nitro 5 at the CES 2018 that is gone for “gamers” who are searching for adequate power in a compact size. The Acer Nitro 5 includes a 15.6-inch display and houses a Ryzen mobile processor with Radeon TX560 graphics, matched with 32GB of RAM and up to 512MB of SSD storage. There are various connectivity alternatives, for example, USB Type-C, gigabit Ethernet, and HDMI 2.0. The organization has packed a Nitro Sense software that enables checking of GPU and CPU in a real time.
In addition to the three new notepad models, Acer at the CES revealed the all-new Chromebook 11. The new Acer Chromebook 11 comes in two models, in particular CB311-8H and CB311-8HT, both including a 11.6-inch display with 1366×768 pixels resolution. It accompanies Intel Celeron processors, combined with 4GB of RAM and 16GB and 32GB eMMC internal choices. The device packs a battery that is evaluated for 10 hours of backup. Strikingly, the battery can be charged by using the two accessible USB Type-C ports.
New Acer Chromebook 11
On the connectivity front, the Acer Chromebook 11 has two USB 3.0 port, Bluetooth v4.2, and 2×2 MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi with the two USB Type-C ports. There is also an HDR camera to empower video conference. Additionally, the new Chromebook comes with a touchscreen choice and also supports Android applications through Google Play.
The Chromebook 11 will be accessible first in Europe, Middle East, and Africa in March with a beginning cost €249 (roughly Rs. 18,950). It will also go on sale in the North American markets at $249 (generally Rs. 15,800). In any case, its accessibility and cost for the Indian market are yet to develop.
Apart from the major new declarations, Acer uncovered that it is set to sell the Acer Switch 7 Black Edition (SW713-51) in the US at a beginning cost of $1,699 (roughly Rs. 1,07,500) in the end of this month. The organization is additionally in plans to make the Acer Predator Orion 9000 series accessible in the US at $1,999 (around Rs. 12,06,400).
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