• Acer's new ConceptD line is for creatives who want powerful yet quiet PCs

    2 monthes ago - By Ars Technica

    Acer's ConceptD 9 convertible. [credit:
    Valentina Palladino ]
    NEW YORK-Acer added to its already extensive family of PCs with an entirely new line today. Dubbed ConceptD, the new family of laptops, towers, and displays are designed for creatives who often gravitate to gaming PCs for their power but may also be turned off by those devices' unique designs and loud cooling noise.
    Acer explained at its event in Brooklyn, New York, today that it took a lot of inspiration from its Predator gaming line when making ConceptD machines. However, that inspiration manifested mostly in the new machines'...
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  • Acer ConceptD products pack serious creative chops - and serious prices

    Acer ConceptD products pack serious creative chops - and serious prices

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    Acer brought a serious suite of new tools for 'prosumers', with laptops, desktops and monitors geared for professional use, to its annual Next Acer event in New York City. The new line is called ConceptD and includes even a VR headset designed for digital engineers. The new family of ConceptD machines are designed with a simple aesthetic to be timeless, and the series of laptops could be a boon for on-the-go creatives. The mobile lineup includes three laptops.
    Image Credit: Acer
    The tech and specs
    The ConceptD 9 is the series's premier mobile workstation. The laptop has a 17.3-inch, 4K UHD...
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  • Acer Predator Helios 700 leads company's next-gen gaming laptop push

    Acer Predator Helios 700 leads company's next-gen gaming laptop push

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    Spearheaded by the Acer Predator Helios 700, Acer revealed plenty of new gaming laptops at its annual Next Acer event in New York City, backed by the latest Nvidia RTX graphics and Intel 9th-generation processors. The Acer Predator Helios 700 is a desktop replacement with an overclockable 9th-generation Intel Core i9 processor, up to 64GB RAM and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 - not the Max-Q version. This laptop can support this powerful overclockable hardware, thanks to its unique HyperDrift keyboard. This keyboard is packed with MagForce keys and linear switches, and can slide forward to...
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