Acer Aspire 5 laptops get a Tiger Lake/NVIDIA GeForce MX450 spec bump

Acer’s latest Aspire 5 laptops feature full HD displays, support for up to an Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor, and up to NVIDIA GeForce MX450 graphics, and  prices starting as low as $500. The new laptops are set to go on sale starting in December with screen sizes ranging from 14 to 17 inches. The smallest […]

Acer Spin 3 and Spin 5 convertible laptops with Intel Tiger Lake coming Feb 2021 for $850 and up

Acer is updating its Spin line of convertible notebooks with two new models sporting high-resolution displays and Intel Tiger Lake processors. The new 13.5 inch Acer Spin 5 (SP513-55N(A)) with a 3:2 aspect ratio touchscreen display is coming in February 2021 for $1000 and up, while the new Acer Spin 3 (SP313-51N) with a 13.3 inch […]

Acer Chromebox CXI4 with Intel Comet Lake coming in early 2021 for $260

Acer is updating Chromebox line of small form-factor desktop computers powered by Chrome OS with a new model sporting 10th-gen Intel Comet Lake processor options. The new Acer Chromebox CXI4 is set to hit the streets in the first quarter of 2021, when it will sell for $260 and up. Entry-level pricing will only get you […]

Gateway is back (sort of) with a line of Walmart-exclusive laptops and tablets

Gateway computers were a common site at PC stores in the 1990s and early 2000s before eventually disappearing into computer history after Acer acquired the company and eventually retired the brand. Now Gateway is back. Sort of. Acer has introduced a new line of Gateway-branded laptops and tablets that are exclusively available from Walmart. Update […]

Acer launches Chromebook Spin 311 and Spin 713 convertibles

Acer is launching several new convertible Chromebooks with touchscreen displays and 360-degree hinges. The new Acer Chromebook Spin 311 is a budget model with an 11.6 inch display and a MediaTek processor and a $260 starting price, while the new Acer Chromebook Spin 713 is a premium model featuring a 13.5 inch high-resolution display and support […]

2.2 pound Acer Swift 5 laptop with Intel Tiger Lake coming in October for $1000 and up

The Acer Swift 5 is a thin and light laptop that measures less than half an inch thick and has a starting weight of less than 2.2 pounds. Acer has been making Swift 5 notebooks since 2016, but every year the company manages to give the ultraportable notebooks a spec bump while often reducing the […]

Acer brings Intel Comet Lake-H chips to its ConceptD creator notebooks

Acer is refreshing its ConceptD line of products for content creators with a handful of new systems including the first two ConceptD laptops powered by 10th-gen Intel Core Comet Lake-H processors. The new Acer ConceptD 3 is a compact laptop with a starting weight of 3.1 pounds and support for up to an Intel Core i7-10750H […]