Acer on IFA 2017: laptops, transformers and panoramic chambers
At its [email protected] press conference, Acer has announced the world’s first non-conciliate portable computer with discrete graphics, updating the laptop line, 360-degree chambers and even a DVR. Our special correspondent at IFA 2017 was the opportunity to get acquainted with some of them, as well as the new products of the Predator game line.
Acer Switch 7 Black Edition – powerful and silent
What is the presentation of the PC manufacturer without competitors Surface Pro? Acer Switch 7 Black Edition also refers to the class of 2-V-1 devices and is equipped with a built-in stand that allows you to adjust the touch angle of touch 13.5-inch display (2256×1504 pixels). The black case has a place for a thin stylus that does not require charging, and the fingerprint scanner is compatible with Windows Hello and is located under the glass of the front panel.
The tablet is equipped with an Intel Core i7 of the eighth generation and discrete graphics NVIDIA GeForce MX150, and thanks to the proprietary liquid cooling system Acer Dual Liquidloop, all this works without fans – for the first time on the market. Sales will start in December at a price of $ 1700 in the USA and 2000 euros in European countries.
Acer Spin 5 – more transformers
Acer Spin 5 laptop is available in versions from 13- and 15.6-inch screen, active stylus is optionally available. The eighth -generation Intel Core processors are also used here, the configuration with the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics is only in a larger model. The manufacturer promises up to 13 hours of autonomous work. In the USA, sales will begin in September at a price of $ 800.
Acer Swift 5 – thin and light
The updated laptop received the eighth -generation Intel Core processor and a metal hull from a alloy of magnesium and lithium (the emphasis is made of a alloy of magnesium and aluminum). The model weighs one kilograms and works up to 8 hours on one charging. Starting price – $ 1000, release in December.
Acer Chromebook 15-USB-C to the masses
Compared to last year’s model, Acer Chromebook 15 has become thinner and easier, and the battery life increased from 9 to 12 hours. Crombus with 15.The 6-inch Full HD display is available in configuration with a dual-core Intel Celeron processor and a quad-core Pentium, and a symmetrical USB Type-C connector appeared on the case. In the United States, the base version can be bought for $ 400, which is $ 100 more expensive than its predecessor.
Acer Xtro360 – see everything
At the IFA 2017 exhibition, the manufacturer called the price of the Vision360 panoramic camera, which was presented at the previous presentation in April and will appear on sale by the end of the year with a price tag of 350 euros. Immediately Acer showed a new XTRO360 model with an increased screen diagonal, a more powerful Snapdragon 625 processor and a “ordinary” camera in addition to the 360-degree system. 4K shooting and direct broadcasts are supported. The model will be released only next year, the cost is not specified.
Acer Vision360-360-degree camera in the car
DVRs with a camera for shooting a salon – this is yesterday. Acer Vision360 shoots a seamless video with a circular review and knows how to automatically upload rollers into a cloud thanks to LTE support. There is also a GPS module that allows you to fix the place and time of the accident. And with the help of Vision360 you can lead direct broadcasts right behind the wheel. In the 360-degree format! The manufacturer is modestly silent about the price, but this is a clear contender for the title of the most expensive DVR of the year.
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