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 […]

Acer unveils Swift 3 and Aspire 5 laptops with Ryzen 4000U series processors for $520 and up

Acer’s first laptops with AMD Ryzen 4000 U-series processors are on the way, with the new Acer Swift 3 (SF314-42) thin and light 14-inch laptop set to ship in April for $630, followed by a 15.6 inch Acer Aspire 5 (A515-44) coming in June for $520 and up. The new Swift 3 laptop weighs 2.6 pounds, measures […]

Acer Chromebook C712 has an Intel Comet Lake-U processor and a 12 inch, 3:2 display

Acer is adding a few new models to its line of Chromebooks designed for the education market — and the standout model may be the Acer Chromebook C871 (Chromebook 712) which features a 12 inch display with a 3:2 aspect ratio, a 10th-gen Intel Core “Comet Lake” processor, and a starting price of $330. The new Chrome […]

Acer TravelMate B3 and TravelMate Spin B3 coming in April for $239 and up

As suggested by a Microsoft blog post last week, Acer is updating its line of entry-level laptops for the education market. The company has a new Chromebook with 10th-gen Intel Core processor options, and two new Windows laptops designed for use in the classroom. The Acer TravelMate B3 is a laptop with an 11.6 inch display […]

Acer Swift 3 thin & light laptop with AMD Ryzen 4000 coming in May for $599 and up

Acer is unveiling two new members of the Swift 3 laptop lineup at CES this week. One is a “Project Athena” laptop co-engineered with Intel and featuring an Intel Ice Lake processor. The other is the AMD Ryzen-powered Acer Swift 3 (SF314-42) which will be available in North America in May for $599 and up. It’s […]

Acer’s new TravelMate laptops with 10th-gen Intel Core chips coming in February for $700 and up

Acer is updating its business-class laptop family with a new Acer TravelMate P6 laptop that was co-engineered with Intel as part of the Project Athena initiative, and the new TravelMate P2 laptop, which comes with a choice of 14 inch or 15.6 inch displays. All of the new laptops are powered by 10th-gen Intel Core processors, ship […]

Acer’s next-gen Spin 3 and Spin 5 convertible notebooks with Intel Ice Lake chips coming in Q2, 2020

Acer is refreshing its convertible laptop lineup with two new members of the Acer Spin family. The new Acer Spin 5 SP513-54N is a 13.5 inch notebook with a 2256 x 1504 pixel touchscreen display with a 3:2 aspect ratio. But you’ll have to wait until June to buy this model, which is expected to sell […]