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  • Review: Acer Swift 7

    Review: Acer Swift 7

    September 30, 2019 • Features, Gadgets and GamingComments (0)

    The Acer Swift is a lightweight powerhouse. It is so thin and light to carry that sometimes handling the device might cause a little panic. According to Acer, the device measure 9.95 mm, weighs 890g and has a 92 per cent screen-to-body ratio. It’s easy to...

  • Acer appoints new Commercial and SADC Lead

    Acer appoints new Commercial and SADC Lead

    September 17, 2019 • Company News, People, Southern AfricaComments Off on Acer appoints new Commercial and SADC Lead

    Electronics company, Acer announced on Tuesday, 17 September 2019, that De Villiers Wolhuter has been appointed as the new Commercial and Southern African Development Community Lead based at Acer’s Head office in Sunninghill, Johannesburg. According to the...

  • Acer introduces Predator Triton 500 and gaming chair

    Acer introduces Predator Triton 500 and gaming chair

    September 14, 2019 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Acer introduces Predator Triton 500 and gaming chair

    Acer introduced the Predator Triton 300 gaming notebook, a Predator Triton 500 with a 300 Hz display, and the Predator Thronos Air gaming chair at IFA 2019. The Predator Triton 300 expands the Triton line with an affordable solution for mainstream gamers who...

  • Acer unveils esport platform

    Acer unveils esport platform

    September 13, 2019 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Acer unveils esport platform

    Acer announced a number of products and solutions at IFA 2019 this includes the launch of Planet9, a next-generation esports platform, an open community that allows gamers to build their team, train for excellence and challenge for victory. It is currently in...

  • Acer Notebooks to ship with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 16-Series GPUs

    Acer Notebooks to ship with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 16-Series GPUs

    April 25, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Acer Notebooks to ship with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 16-Series GPUs

    Acer has announced that several notebooks announced at its next@acer global press conference earlier this month, including the Predator Helios 300, Nitro 7, Nitro 5, and Aspire 7 will ship with the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 16-series GPUs. “Acer is excited...

  • Acer Notebooks to ship with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 16-Series GPUs

    The new Acer Aspire range is coming to South Africa

    April 12, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on The new Acer Aspire range is coming to South Africa

    Acer has revealed the latest updates and new models of the Aspire series notebooks. Powered by Windows 10, the Aspire series caters to a wide range of needs. The Acer Aspire 7 Aimed at those who want a take-anywhere notebook with more bite — such as...

  • Acer rewards consumers this festive season

    Acer rewards consumers this festive season

    November 11, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern AfricaComments Off on Acer rewards consumers this festive season

    Acer Africa is ringing in the festive season with the Acer Rewards You campaign. Consumers who purchase any Acer laptop at participating retailers this festive season will be eligible to receive up to R 4 000 in lifestyle vouchers. “We realise that during...

  • The Acer Nitro 5 is a gaming laptop that leans towards the lower end of the pricing spectrum to make PC gaming more accessible to anyone on a strict budget.

    Acer Nitro 5 Review

    November 5, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Acer Nitro 5 Review

    The Acer Nitro 5 is a gaming laptop that leans towards the lower end of the pricing spectrum to make PC gaming more accessible to anyone on a budget. The Nitro 5 sports a 3GHz Intel Core i5-8300H processor, a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 graphics card, 8GB of...

  • Acer, Google partner to offer local enterprise Chromebook solution

    Chromebooks in your classroom

    October 27, 2018 • Education, Gadgets and Gaming, Southern AfricaComments Off on Chromebooks in your classroom

    How The Chromebook Allows Students To Become Content Creators Rather Than Content Consumers After allaying its critics, Chromebook has been labelled by educators as the essential classroom tool. In a recent study by Acer – European Schoolnet Educational...

  • How the Chromebook allows students to become content creators

    How the Chromebook allows students to become content creators

    October 26, 2018 • EducationComments Off on How the Chromebook allows students to become content creators

    After allaying its critics, Chromebook has been labelled by educators as the essential classroom tool. In a recent study by Acer – European Schoolnet Educational Netbook Pilot of 2010, 74% of European based teachers who participated in the study...

  • Touchscreen-equipped, super lightweight, and a solid performer, the ACER Swift 5 is not to be underestimated, but don't be too dazzled either.

    REVIEW: ACER Swift 5

    September 2, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on REVIEW: ACER Swift 5

    Touchscreen-equipped, super lightweight, and a solid performer, the ACER Swift 5 is not to be underestimated, but don’t be too dazzled either. The ACER Swift 5 notebook is hailed as the world’s lightest 15-inch notebook PC. The design of the Swift was...

  • EdTech to bridge performance gaps among South African learners

    Acer to support schools in implementing new teaching and learning environments

    June 11, 2018 • EducationComments Off on Acer to support schools in implementing new teaching and learning environments

    Acer has announced the introduction of an “innovative school program” to select and support schools that have embraced Acer technology to try out and implement new teaching and learning environments. The Acer Innovative School program allows...

  • Vic Brits

    Acer Africa announce new head of commercial

    April 24, 2018 • People, Southern AfricaComments Off on Acer Africa announce new head of commercial

    Acer Africa has announced its new appointment for Head of Commercial in the Sub-Saharan region. Vic Brits will lead the commercial sector of the business, as he aims to increase Acer’s market share in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and in...

  • Acer Announces World first

    September 1, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Acer Announces World first

    At its Global Press Conference at IFA Berlin, Acer has unveiled its new Swift series of ultra-thin and lightweight notebook PCs. Comprised of four lines, namely the Swift 7, Swift 5, Swift 3 and Swift 1, the new ultra-thin models feature Windows 10 and...

  • Acer unveils first dedicated gaming tablet

    September 3, 2015 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Acer unveils first dedicated gaming tablet

    Acer has unveiled its new Predator 8 GT-810 gaming tablet, one of several new gaming devices in Acer’s high-octane Predator gaming series. The GT-810 is powered by the latest Intel Atom x7 processor, Android 5.1 and the latest 2×2 MIMO wireless...

  • Acer rewards consumers this festive season

    Acer Africa appoints new country manager

    June 30, 2015 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Acer Africa appoints new country manager

    Acer Africa has revealed the appointment of Paul Collins as the new Acer Africa Country Manager. Paul previously held the position of Commercial Channel Manager within the business and in his new role as Country Manager, Collins will focus on the Acer growth...