Microsoft pre-installs apps into Acer's gear
Published in Mobiles


Embedded in Android

Software king of the world Microsoft will bundle its mobile productivity suite of apps onto Acer’s Android-based smartphones and tablets.

Dell pushes Inspirons on gamers
Published in Notebooks


A Dell is not just for business


Grey tin box shifter Michael Dell is trying to convince gamers that its normally dull business machines are exactly the sort of thing they want.

Gaming notebook market to become a battleground next year
Published in Notebooks


Expect prices to drop


Word on the street is that there will be a price war in the gaming notebook market next year as the big names slug it out over what is expected to be a lucrative market.

Acer planning new Gaming notebooks next year
Published in Notebooks


Asking for quotes

Notebook maker Acer has been asking suppliers in the Far East for quotes for a new range of gaming notebooks which it is planning for 2016.

Acer releases two professional 34-inch monitors in the US
Published in News


With ultra-wide 2560x1080 and 3440x1440 panels

Acer has launched two new 34-inch ultra-wide monitors in the US which are aimed at professionals, the Acer B346C and the Acer B346CK.

Acer and Asustek will not be killed off
Published in News


Chairman hits back at IDC’s doom predictions


Acer boss Stan Shih has dismissed IDC predictions that Acer, Asustek might be killed off by the declining PC market.

Acer opens up Predator 8 for pre-orders
Published in Mobiles


Week late

Acer has finally opened up pre-orders for its first gaming tablet – the Predator 8.

Tablet venders try to get specific
Published in Mobiles


Might save the Tablet industry

Tablet venders are rethinking the model away from the law laid down by Steve Jobs which decreed they needed to be big smartphones which cannot make a call.

Handset shipments fall 10 per cent
Published in Mobiles


More doom

Smartphone shipments made by Taiwan-based handset makers has fallen by 10 per cent this year.

Acer sticks its elbows out
Published in Notebooks


Looking at gaming as a way out

Acer has said it wants to get away from price competition and has launched products such as gaming tablets and PCs.