by Maruxa Lynd
Acer Malaysia extends its portfolio of devices for business and education environments with the unveiling of the powerful Veriton series in various forms and specifications, as well as TravelMates and Chromebooks that comes in myriad of sizes to provide different grades of performance.
Chan Weng Hong , Acer’s General Manager of Products said that they are constantly innovating to improve every product in their extensive commercial line by bringing the latest technology to their devices which includes the 8th Gen processor . He also added that as Acer a leader in Chromebooks , they will continue to excite the market with new devices that would accelerate their adoption may it be in business or at home. Here are some products that were launched last July 19th .
Acer Veriton S, Veriton X and Veriton M Series
Designed for mainstream users, the Acer Veriton X2660G and Veriton S2660G are the best small form factor powerful desktops which provide business grade performance, security and management tools. The devices come with 2 DIMMs that support up to 32GB memory. The Acer Veriton S2660G also comes with 256GB SSD in lieu of a DVD drive, and this contributes further to the quick boot-up. Priced at RM1, 999 onwards , the Acer Veriton S, Veriton X and Veriton M series will be available for purchase in early-August at Acer official online stores and all Acer authorized resellers nationwide.
Acer TravelMate X3410 and P2 Series
The Acer TravelMate X3410 and P2 series are set to take business productivity up to another notch with its 32GB DDR4 memory and up to 512GB SSD for serious productivity performance. With battery life of up to 15 hours and the 2x2 MUMIMO 802.11 ac wireless technology, users can accomplish all tasks without having to lug a charger to meetings and will experience quicker connectivity in Wi-Fi sharing environments. The travel distance of the chiclet keyboard is 1.3mm in the Acer TravelMate X3410 series and 1.6mm in the Acer TravelMate P2 series to ensure comfortable typing during long hours of work.
If you’re one of those professionals who demands uncompromising reliability and performance power to crunch multitasking and to conquer larger tasks, the Acer TravelMate X3410 features up to 32GB DDR4 memory and up to 512GB SSD. It offers battery charging with the single reversible USB Type-C port that also transfers data ultra-quickly at up to 5 Gbps at the same time when power sharing with external devices. Designed to meet the daily tasks of small and medium business easily and effortlessly, the Acer TravelMate P2 is available in two models, the TravelMate P2410 and P249 which offers options for business owners who seek laptops that can level up productivity and connectivity as well as suitable for frequent travels and is priced from RM2,499 whereas the Acer TravelMate X series is priced at RM3,999 for the i5 model and RM4,899 for the i7 model.
Acer Chromebook Spin 11
The new convertible Acer Chromebook Spin 11 features a stylish design that can be used in four versatile modes (tablet, tent, laptop and display) and it comes with the Acer patented 360° dual-torque hinge design that offers a wobble-free and optimized touch experience on the 11.6-inch HD IPS display with 1366 x 768 resolution. The device is bundled with a Wacom EMR stylus to maximize the functionality of the device with stylus input through fast, accurate and an excellent digital writing experience. It also comes with two cameras – the Acer HD webcam located above the keyboard has 88° of Wide Field of View (FOV) enhances video conferences and Google Hangouts in a large group without missing any details, and a second webcam that is placed on the cover to allow users to capture images or videos when in tablet mode.
There are two Acer Chromebook Spin 11 variants available – the C6GV variant with 8GB DDR4 memory coupled with 64GB eMMC storage and the C9K5 variant that comes with 4GB DDR4 memory and 32GB eMMC storage. Priced at RM1, 699 and RM1,399 respectively, both variants are available for purchase nationwide.
Acer Chromebook 11
Known for its compliance with the rigorious U.S Military test which validates its ruggedness, the Acer Chromebook 11 is a device proven to be durable, reliable and of quality that also adheres to MIL-STD 810F for sand and dust intrusion protection.
The Acer Chromebook 11 C732 can tolerate drops from heights up to 122cm (48 inches) thanks to a durable corner-shield structure and rubber bumper surrounding the keyboard. Weighing just 1.26kg, the Acer Chromebook C11 is ideal for use anywhere – at home, school or on-the go.
This built-to-be-tough and to withstand kids’ use laptop is priced at RM1,099 and is already available at all Acer official online stores and all Acer authorized resellers nationwide.
Acer Chromebook Tab 10
Dubbed as the first education tablet running on Chrome OS , the Acer Chromebook Tab 10 is literally built for classroom environments which helps to enhance and expand student learning . The tab is equipped with an OP1 processor that integrates dual-core Cortex-A72 and 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage, Acer Chromebook Tab 10 is responsive and can run multiple apps at once.
The 9.7-inch QXGA IPS touch display provides 2048 x 1536 pixels per inch, offering students incredibly clear perspectives for classwork with 9 hours battery life, making it perfect for students to use throughout the school day. The Acer Chromebook Tab 10 can be charged using a powerbank via its USB 3.1 Type-C port so charging is never an issue ! In addition, it is compatible with Chrome Management Console where a school administration can manage the device with ease, similar to that of Chromebook,Chromebox and Chromebase. Priced at RM1,299, the Acer Chromebook Tab 10 comes in unique cobalt blue colour .
Acer Chromebox CXI3
Ideal for businesses and comes with up to 16GB DDR4 RAM , the Acer Chromebox CXI3 delivers powerful and responsive daily computing performance. Running on the reliable Chrome OS, the Acer Chromebox CXI3 comes with the first class security with Google automatic software upgrades, fixes and new features. All the files are securely stored in the cloud.
Priced at RM1,999 ,the Acer Chromebox CXI3 is compact in design and fits neatly into any workplace, especially small and limited areas. Its space-saving design with three modes: flat, stand and VESA mount, make it easy to be placed anywhere.
For more information on the products you can visit Acer Malaysia Facebook or call Acer’s Product Infoline at 1800-88- 1288 (9am – 6pm, Mondays to Fridays).