Acer

  • Review: Acer Predator Helios 300 is VR ready

    Acer's Predator series is a line of gaming laptops that focus on performance and is proud of of it's size, so large it'd make any ultrabook blush. The Predator helios 300 is a 15" monster that features a dedicated GPU in the form of an Nvidia GTX 1060 which...
  • Review: Acer Spin 5 convertible with 8th gen Core i7

    For the past few weeks, my primary laptop has been the Acer Spin 5, another convertible with big ambitions to service your computing lifestyle, regardless of the need or location. While many people choose a new laptop out of inertia, I think its time we stopped and seriously considered...
  • Test the Tech at OfficeWorks, Acer’s 4K Monitor (CB280HK)

    This is the first of a series of posts, called Test the Tech for OfficeWorks, these videos walk through some of the latest products, explaining the features, but also putting them to the test. In this video, we check out the new 4K monitor from Acer, the CB280HK for...
  • First 8 inch Windows 8 tablet is DOA

    We’ve all seen the trend in the tablet space to the 7-8” size, moving down from the initial 10”. First Google with the Nexus 7, then Apple with the iPad mini and now comes the 8” Acer Iconia W3 shown off at Computex. While the metro UI works well...
  • Acer RevoCenter WHS 2011, finally an replacement for MediaSmart

    Acer have just announced one of the first hardware boxes for Windows Home Server 2011. The previous version of WHS was based on Server 2003.. yep, an 8 year old OS, still it worked amazingly well as a solution to storing and backing up content around the home. The...
  • Acer joins the rest, adds Aspire One to ultra-portable laptop category

    Acer are also entering the sub-laptop market with the Aspire One. Early details are still sketchy, however it’s believed to feature a 8.9″ screen, running Windows XP (with Service Pack 3 included), 1024×768 display which is a little strange given the screen appears to be widescreen. More @ UMPC...