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At the stylish Penthouse Suite on JW Marriott Marquis, Acer Middle East held an exclusive influencers event and introduced guests to its passport to showcase different lifestyles through live performances of everyday aspects. The actors demonstrated how an Acer laptop is the perfect companion if you’re a student, gamer, entrepreneur/mom, photographer or and traveler. The new laptops that were launched in the UAE, includes the Acer Spin 5, the Acer Switch 5, the Acer Switch 5, The Acer Nitro 5, the Acer Helios 300 and the Acer Predator Triton 700 gaming laptop.
The Acer Spin 5 is built to deliver up to 10 hours of battery life for all-day productivity and is designed to swap from a laptop mode to a tablet mode and vice versa. Thanks to the 360-degree dual-torque hinge, it allows users to bend the device, wobble-free, and preventing from toppling over while using the touchscreen. The wireless signal performance is good because of its strategically placed 802.11ac antenna. Acer says that the Spin 5 is flexible to use, light to carry, stylish and affordable, and also features a bright 13.3-inch Full HD IPS touchscreen display.
The Acer Spin 5 is available in the UAE in September 2017 starting at 3,199 AED.
The detachable Acer Switch 5 comes with the 7th Generation, Intel® Core® i7 and i5 processors, delivering the top-rated performance needed for serious tasks, presentations and entertainment while using a 12-inch touchscreen. The integrated fingerprint reader on the power button is a smart way to quickly authenticate users and provides quick access to their projects. With this, users can be assured that their information will remain secure and private, thanks to the fingerprint scanner and Windows Hello. The Acer Switch 5’s viewing angle can be easily adjusted one-handedly, for better convenience in any scenario. The U-shaped kickstand on the tablet can be snapped out and instantly adjusted, letting users to put the tablet on the flat surface and see their content. Additionally, the Switch 5 uses the proprietary fanless LiquidLoop™ cooling system, which keeps the system running efficiently without any fan noise. This makes making it ideal for shared spaces such as meeting rooms and open offices.
The Acer Switch 5 is available in the UAE in September 2017 starting at 3,799 AED.
The new Acer Swift 5 is just 14.58 mm in height and weighs only 1.36 kg, along with featuring a 14-inch Full HD IPS display in a 13-inch frame. The device is available in Pearl White with gold trimming and the other with Obsidian Black with silver trimming. The Swift 5 delivers up to 13 hours of battery life and also features a backlit keyboard, a reversible USB 3.1 Type-C port, and fingerprint reader and more.
The Acer Swift 5 is available in the UAE in Q4 2017 starting at 3,599 AED.
The Acer Nitro 5 comes powered by a 7th Generation Intel Core i7-processor, designed to offer fast performance and responsiveness with immersive audiovisual entertainment and longer battery life. The latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics takes care of the multimedia and gaming needs. Whether you’re a movie buff or a gamer, users will be able to fully enjoy the latest movie releases and game titles. The Nitro 5’s design includes a matte black chassis with a streamlined hairline finish. A smooth sleek red hinge also runs along the back of the notebook, located above the bold black grill vent. The keyboard features red backlighting, and the WASD keys and touchpad are also outlined for gamers.
The Acer Nitro 5 is available in the UAE in September 2017 starting at 3,699 AED.
Available with both 15.6-inch and 17.3-inch FHD IPS displays sizes, the laptop incorporates matte black chassis and red accents, providing a slightly edgy and fun design. Preinstalled with Windows 10, it offers powerful hardware at mid-range price points. You get to choose the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 or 1050Ti GPU along with the 7th Gen Intel Core i7- 7700HQ or the i5- 7300HQ for an outstanding performance, along up to 16GB of DDR4 memory (upgradeable to 32GB). Designed as an entertainment hub, Predator Helios 300 notebook line is ideally suited for both gaming and movie watching. Other features include Dolby Audio™ Premium and Acer TrueHarmony™ that delivers immersive audio with crisp and rich acoustics. For smooth game play, a dual fan system featuring an AeroBlade™ 3D Fan with ultra-thin metal blades keeps the notebook running at cool at intense gameplay sessions.
The Acer Helios 300 is available in the UAE in September 2017 starting at 4,999 AED.
The Predator Triton 700 is Acer most powerful gaming laptop in a thin and light svelte 18.9 mm-thin (0.74 inch) aluminum chassis and housing the high-performance NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 and Intel i7-7700HQ processor. Thanks to Acer’s industry-leading AeroBlade™ 3D metal fans that increase airflow by 35%, and yet, takes up less space on the laptop. The Predator Triton 700 utilizes the latest Max-Q technology, NVIDIA’s newest innovative idea to designing the world’s thinnest, fastest, and quietest gaming laptops. The VR-ready Predator Triton 700 offers bright and vibrant visuals on a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display with support of NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ for buttery-smooth gameplay.
The Acer Predator Trition 700 is available in the UAE in October 2017 starting at 11,999 AED.