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.

Acer looks hopefully at Microsoft surface
Published in Notebooks

Sales will not kill off PC

Acer has denied a story that the Tame Apple Press has been spinning claiming that Microsoft's partners are furious with it for releasing a Surface Pro which is rather good and could damage their business.

Acer expects 80 per cent growth in two-in-one shipments
Published in Notebooks

Microsoft and Apple kick-starting the market

Acer expects the release of two versions of the Surface Tablet, one from Microsoft and the other from Apple, will kick-start the two-in-one market .

Taiwan PC makers search for products
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Where did I park that cash cow?

Taiwan's PC makers like Acer and Asus are seeing their industry collapse and there's no clear replacement.