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Acer expands laptop line-up at Consumer Electronics Show 2018

Featuring Windows 10 OS, the 15-inch "Nitro 5" gaming laptop is targeted towards mainstream users

IANS  |  Las Vegas 

Acer Nitro 5
Acer Nitro 5 laptop model

Expanding its line-up, Taiwanese hardware and on Monday launched four new devices at the ongoing "Show (CES) 2018" here.

At 8.98-mm thickness, "Swift 7" is the world's thinnest that runs Windows 10. It is powered by Core and features an all-day battery life and 4G LTE connection, the company said in a statement.

"Building on the engineering breakthroughs from the previous generation, the new 'Swift 7' steps up the game with an even slimmer chassis, powerful performance and always-on 4G LTE connectivity for professionals on the go," said Jerry Kao, of Business of Inc.

The "Swift 7" will be available in in March with prices starting at $1,699 and in Europe, the and (EMEA) in April with prices starting at 1,699 euros.

The company also announced "Spin 3" (SP314-51) which features a 360-degree dual-torque hinge that makes it easy to convert into a laptop, tablet, display and even provides a space-saving tent mode.

It sports the 8th-Gen Core processor and provides 12 hours of battery life.

The Acer "Spin 3" will be available in in February with prices starting at $599 and in EMEA in January with prices starting at 649 euros.

Featuring Windows 10 OS, the 15-inch "Nitro 5" gaming laptop is targeted towards mainstream users.

"With performance to effortlessly power mainstream titles, the Acer 'Nitro 5' that casual gamers value most," said Jerry Hou, General Manager, Consumer Notebooks, Business, Acer Inc.

The device features the latest-generation "Radeon RX560" graphics. The Acer Nitro 5 will be available in in April with prices starting at $799 and in EMEA in April at 1,099 euros.

Acer "Chromebook 11" offers a 11.6-inch display.

"The new Acer 'Chromebook 11' will deliver strong performance with all the benefits of at an excellent value," said James Lin, General Manager, Commercial and Detachable Notebooks, Business, Acer Inc.

Models in the Acer Chromebook 11 line (CB311-8HT/ CB311-8H) will be available in North America in April with prices starting at $249 and in EMEA in March at 249 euros.

The company was yet to announce the availability of the devices in

 

First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 19:17 IST
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