The dawn of a new age. Acer has become one of the first companies to offer AMD Ryzen powered laptops, with the launch of its new Swift 3 machines making use of these chips. They also come with Vega graphics that are more powerful than the integrated Intel graphics. HP launched its Envy 360, the first device to feature...

We finally have a specific launch date! The Windows Mixed Reality headsets have been in the news for all the right reasons lately, with several companies showing off their finished goods. More specifically, Dell, ASUS and Lenovo, all three of which unveiled their headsets at IFA 2017. Fascinating as these devices are,...

Stuff that dreams are made of! We do know that Intel is upping its game as far the Coffee Lake processors are concerned, not only on desktops but notebooks too. The launch and truly earned success of AMD Ryzen processors has brought along the winds of change. Change that the PC market desperately needed — at least on...

Either they made only ten of these, or there really is very high demand for the Acer mixed reality headset. Sales of which went live just two days ago, and it is already out of stock. These are the Developer Edition models of these affordable head mounted displays. Built for the Windows Mixed Reality platform in...

The last time Acer launched a Windows Phone device was back in 2011. The oddly named Allegro smartphone hit the market with a 3.6-inch WVGA display running Windows Phone 7.5. Performance was, well, okay, with the 1GHz processor and 512MB or RAM. Then in 2012, Microsoft partnered up with Nokia, HTC, Samsung and Huawei...

And to boot, this new model also comes with Windows 8.1 with Bing preinstalled. Acer made a bit of a splash with the well accepted Acer Aspire Switch 10 hybrid. This device is considered as a worthy alternative to the popular ASUS Transformer Book T100, but one big drawback is that the Acer machine only offers a 1366...

Microsoft have made some notable progress this year with Windows 8.1 hardware, and several new models are now available for purchase at different price points. Chromebooks, however, have remained an exceedingly dangerous threat. No longer are these affordable devices confined to the education sector — this year has...

Some new moves from Acer, after all. The company has been slow to react on the Windows front lately, but with the Back to School season approaching, a bunch of new Acer models have been announced. The newest are a couple of really affordable fanless laptops. Going by the name of Acer Aspire E11 and V11, these...

While the world is holding out for more information on dual boot Windows 8 and Android devices, hardware makers are busy readying and launching their hybrid solutions. ASUS in particular has found notable success with such devices. And a similar device from Acer also surfaced online last month. The Aspire Switch 10...

Acer. The hardware company that lives in the hearts and minds of Windows 8 users. Or not. The company has made some radical choices in the past, starting with its unadulterated criticism of Microsoft’s newest operating system. But another totally out of the ordinary thing Acer has done is gone on to create and market...