Page 1 : The Q4 2017 Acer Product Showcase, The Acer Spin 5
The Q4 2017 Acer product line up have just been announced in time for the year-end shopping season – two updated laptops, a new Ultra QHD+ monitor, the new Acer P series projectors and an All-In-One (AIO) computer. Let’s take a look at the new devices that Acer has just revealed!
The Q4 2017 Acer Product Line-Up Revealed!
The Q4 2017 Acer product showcase kicked off with this presentation by Jeffrey Lai, Acer Malaysia Product Manager, on the new 2017 Acer Swift 3 and Spin 5 laptops, and the Aspire C22 AIO computer.
Up next was Edmund Hoh, another Acer Malaysia Product Manager, who revealed the key features of the new Acer XR382CQK UltraWide Monitor and Acer P-Series projectors.
The 2017 Acer Spin 5
With up to 10 hours of battery life, the 2017 Acer Spin 5 is built for everyday, long-hour use on-the-go. They are powered by the new 8th Generation Intel Core processors, with up to 16GB of DDR4 memory. The 15.6″ model also offers an NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1050 option for users who demand better graphics performance for work and gaming.
Both 13.3″ and 15.6″ options come with Full HD (FHD) 1920 x 1080 LED-backlit displays with integrated multi-touch. You can also add on the optional Acer Active Stylus to support Windows Ink. They als come with the Acer ExoAmp Antenna that ensures wireless connectivity even with the antenna located beneath the notebook’s metal cover.
The 2017 Acer Spin 5 boasts Acer TrueHarmony technology, which promises to deliver deeper bass tones and audio clarity through the two built-in front facing speakers. The Acer Spin 5 is Skype for Business-certified, thanks to its 4 microphones, while the Acer Purified far-field voice technology allows you to access Cortana from up to 4 meters away.
This new Spin 5 is thinner than its previous model by 21%. The 13.3″ model is just 15.9 mm thin, while the 15.6″ model is 17.9 mm thin. Its patented dual-torque hinge allows for easy switching to four useful modes – laptop, tablet, display and tent modes.
The 2017 Acer Spin 5 is priced from RM3,599 to RM4,999, inclusive of 6% GST / ~US$ 849 to US$ 1,189. It will be available in mid-November 2017.