Acer just launched the Aspire Vero – a new green laptop for environmentally-conscious consumers and companies!
Take a look at the 2021 Acer Aspire Vero, and find out how it differs from other laptops!
2021 Acer Aspire Vero : Green Laptop With 30% PCR Chassis
The 2021 Acer Aspire Vero is a new laptop, designed to meet the discerning requirements of environmentally-conscious consumers and companies.
Its chassis is made from 30% post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic, while its keycaps contain 50% PCR plastic. This allows the Aspire Vero to save about 21% in CO2 emissions.
The Acer Aspire Vero is also designed to eliminate electronic waste by making it easy to disassemble, repair or upgrade – a far cry from some other brands.
The 2021 Acer Aspire Vero also ships in a box made from 80-85% recycled paper pulp, and it swaps plastic bags for paper sleeves instead.
The single piece of plastic in the box – a thin protective sheet between the keyboard and screen – is made from 100% industrial recycled plastic.
All graphics on the box are also printed with soy ink, and Acer did away with any printing on the laptop chassis. On top of that, users can convert the 100% recyclable packaging into a DIY laptop stand!
The laptop comes with a 99% recyclable 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display, and is powered by the 11th Gen Intel Core i7 or Core i5 processor with Intel Iris Xe Graphics.
For greater energy efficiency and longer battery life, you can switch on the Eco+ mode in the Acer VeroSense software.
It features the latest connectivity capabilities – Wi-Fi 6 with Bluetooth 5.1, and even an RJ-45 ethernet port, as well as two USB Type A ports, a USB Type C port, a HDMI port and a 3.5 mm audio jack.
The 2021 Acer Aspire Vero runs on Windows 11, and comes pre-installed with Microsoft Office Home & Student 2021
2021 Acer Aspire Vero : Specifications
Acer is offering two variants of the Aspire Vero laptop in 2021. For your convenience, I prepared this table comparing their key specifications :
|Specifications||Acer Aspire Vero
|Acer Aspire Vero
|Display||15.6-inch IPS display
Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080)
|OS||Microsoft Windows 11 Home|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-1155G7||Intel Core i7-1195G7|
|Memory||8 GB LPDDR4X||16 GB LPDDR4X|
|Graphics||Intel Iris Xe Graphics|
|Storage||512 GB PCIe NVMe SSD|
|Networking||Intel Wireless Wi-Fi 6 AX201
RJ-45 Ethernet Port
|Connectivity||1 x HDMI 2.0 port with HDCP
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type A (with power-off USB charging)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1
1 x 3.5 mm audio jack
|Webcam||Acer HD webcam (1280 x 720)|
|Battery Life||Up to 7 hours|
|Dimensions||363.4 mm wide
238.5 mm deep
17.9 mm thick
2021 Acer Aspire Vero : Price + Availability
The 2021 Acer Aspire Vero is available for purchase with immediate effect, with these official launch prices :
- Core i5 variant : RM3,399 (approx. US$816 / £609 / A$1,118 / S$1,101)
- Core i5 variant : RM4,299 (approx. US$1,031 / £770 / A$1,414 / S$1,393)
From 11 to 19 November 2021, every purchase of an Acer Aspire Vero will be entitled to redeem free gifts worth RM500 :
- Acer backpack
- Acer Gateway Pro wireless headset
- Touch ‘n Go eWallet credit, etc.
Here are some online purchase options in Malaysia :
- Acer Malaysia Flagship Store
- Acer Online Store – NBP
- Acer Online Store – Just IT
- Acer Online Store – Viewnet
- Acer Online Store – Clicknet
- Acer Online Store – Brightstore
- Acer Online Store – Aoneplus
- Acer Online Store – Style Vision
Here are some online purchase options in Singapore :
Here are other online purchase options (prices accurate as of 11 November 2021) :
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