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Acer Inc. is a Taiwanese electronics company, headquartered in New Taipei City, Taiwan. The company was founded in 1976 as Multitech for distributing electronic parts and consulting services. It was renamed ‘Acer’ in 1987. In 1998, it was reorganized into five groups and in 2001, the company sold its manufacturing units Wistron and BenQ to focus its resources on designing and sales. Currently, it designs, markets, and distributes laptops, desktops, smartphones, VR devices, tablets, storage devices, as well as gaming PCs, and accessories.

Top 5 student-friendly laptops available in India under Rs. 35,000

16 Nov 2021

Top 5 student-friendly laptops available in India under Rs. 35,000

Who does not need a laptop nowadays? From students to businessmen and corporate employees, the laptop has become more essential than ever.

Top 5 laptops to buy in India under Rs. 50,000

01 Nov 2021

Top 5 laptops to buy in India under Rs. 50,000

The festival season is here and with it arrive some great deals on smartphones, laptops, and other gadgets.

Cyberattack targets Acer's Indian aftersales systems, steals 60GB of data

17 Oct 2021

Cyberattack targets Acer's Indian aftersales systems, steals 60GB of data

Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturer Acer, on October 15, confirmed that it had been the victim of a recent cyberattack that targeted its aftersales service systems in India.

Acer launches six laptops in India with Windows 11 OS

06 Oct 2021

Acer launches six laptops in India with Windows 11 OS

Expanding its portfolio of laptops in India, Acer has launched six new models pre-loaded with Windows 11 OS and Microsoft Office 2021.

Acer Swift X laptop debuts in India at Rs. 85,000

07 Sep 2021

Acer Swift X laptop debuts in India at Rs. 85,000

As the latest addition to its Swift series of laptops, Acer has introduced a new Swift X model in the Indian market.

Acer Predator Helios 300 launched at Rs. 1.3 lakh

17 Aug 2021

Acer Predator Helios 300 launched at Rs. 1.3 lakh

Taiwanese tech brand Acer has introduced the latest version of its Predator Helios 300 laptop in India. It carries a starting price-tag of Rs. 1.3 lakh.

Acer refreshes Spin 7 as India's first 5G-enabled convertible laptop

22 Apr 2021

Acer refreshes Spin 7 as India's first 5G-enabled convertible laptop

Acer has refreshed its Spin 7 model in India with 5G connectivity, making it the country's first 5G-enabled laptop.

Acer refreshes Aspire 7 laptop with AMD Ryzen 5 5500U

28 Feb 2021

Acer refreshes Aspire 7 laptop with AMD Ryzen 5 5500U

Taiwanese PC maker Acer has refreshed its Aspire 7 laptop in India with the AMD Ryzen 5 5500U chipset.

NVIDIA announces next-gen mobile GPUs, claims huge performance gains

16 Jan 2021

NVIDIA announces next-gen mobile GPUs, claims huge performance gains

NVIDIA yet again beat AMD to the punch by announcing its next-gen laptop GPUs. The mobile RTX 3000 series GPUs share nomenclature with their desktop counterparts, but thermal and power constraints keep them from matching their performance.

Acer's latest laptops, with Intel's 11th-generation Tiger Lake CPUs, launched

05 Sep 2020

Acer's latest laptops, with Intel's 11th-generation Tiger Lake CPUs, launched

Expanding its portfolio of laptops, Acer has launched three new models in the US. The Acer Swift 3 and Acer Swift 5 come with Intel's newly-announced 11th-generation Tiger Lake CPUs.

#WeeklyRecap: US blocks out ByteDance; Apple, Google unveil new devices

09 Aug 2020

#WeeklyRecap: US blocks out ByteDance; Apple, Google unveil new devices

This week, we witnessed some major hardware launches, but the biggest news in the world of tech was US President Donald Trump's crackdown on TikTok's parent ByteDance and WeChat's parent Tencent.

Acer Aspire 5 Magic Purple edition launched at Rs. 38,000

09 Aug 2020

Acer Aspire 5 Magic Purple edition launched at Rs. 38,000

Acer has launched the Aspire 5 Magic Purple edition laptop in India. It features a unique color finish that changes its hues from purple to deep blue, depending on the viewing angle.

Acer launches Project Athena-certified Swift 3 laptop at Rs. 65,000

05 Aug 2020

Acer launches Project Athena-certified Swift 3 laptop at Rs. 65,000

Acer has finally launched its much-anticipated Project Athena-certified Swift 3 laptop in India.

Acer launches Swift 5 (2020), ConceptD 3 and Ezel laptops

26 Jun 2020

Acer launches Swift 5 (2020), ConceptD 3 and Ezel laptops

Acer has launched the Swift 5 (2020) laptop at its Next@Acer event. The notebook is powered by "next-generation" Intel Core processors along with integrated graphics based on Intel's Xe architecture.

#WeeklyRecap: Cyber attack warnings, Chrome spyware, voice tweets, and more

21 Jun 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Cyber attack warnings, Chrome spyware, voice tweets, and more

This week's technology updates were marked by major cybersecurity threats from Chinese and North Korean hackers and some really annoying bugs in Apple and Microsoft's products.

Acer launches One 14 laptop for students and small businesses

19 Jun 2020

Acer launches One 14 laptop for students and small businesses

In order to cater to the education sector and small businesses, Acer has launched its budget notebook, the Acer One 14, in India at Rs. 22,999.

Acer launches Nitro 5 gaming laptop at Rs. 72,990

14 Jun 2020

Acer launches Nitro 5 gaming laptop at Rs. 72,990

Acer's Nitro 5 gaming laptop featuring the latest 10th generation Intel Core H-series chipsets has finally been launched in India.

#TechBytes: Best convertible laptops to buy under Rs. 1 lakh

08 Jun 2020

#TechBytes: Best convertible laptops to buy under Rs. 1 lakh

Whatever may be the need, chances are a convertible laptop will check most of the boxes for you. These machines support various working modes while offering top-class performance.

Flipkart Grand Gadget Days sale: Deals on laptops, headphones, smartwatches

24 Jan 2020

Flipkart Grand Gadget Days sale: Deals on laptops, headphones, smartwatches

Flipkart has kicked-off its Grand Gadget Days sale in India. Under the sale, which ends on January 26, the Walmart-owned e-commerce giant is offering up to 80% off on electronics, laptops, smartwatches, tablets, earbuds, speakers, power banks, and cameras.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Big CES announcements, security issues, and more in tech

12 Jan 2020

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Big CES announcements, security issues, and more in tech

The second week of January was all about consumer tech, thanks to the biggest tech fest of the year - the Consumer Electronics Show.

#CES2020: Biggest announcements made this year

09 Jan 2020

#CES2020: Biggest announcements made this year

This year's Consumer Electronics Show has been graced with some exceptional innovations, including Samsung's artificial humans, OnePlus's disappearing cameras, and Sony's feature-packed concept car.

CES 2020: Acer unveils new pro-grade Predator gaming monitors

06 Jan 2020

CES 2020: Acer unveils new pro-grade Predator gaming monitors

Acer has made a bunch of announcements at Consumer Electronics Show 2020. The product which stood out is a trio of new Predator gaming monitors.

Flipkart's 'Flipstart Days' sale 2020: Check best deals and offers

31 Dec 2019

Flipkart's 'Flipstart Days' sale 2020: Check best deals and offers

Flipkart will host its first sale of the new year from tomorrow i.e January 1. Titled Flipstart Days, the monthly sale will remain live till January 3.

Acer Predator Triton 500 gaming laptop goes official

09 Sep 2019

Acer Predator Triton 500 gaming laptop goes official

Acer has announced the Predator Triton 500 gaming laptop at the IFA 2019 in Berlin.

Acer launches a more powerful variant of Chromebook Spin 13

30 Jul 2019

Acer launches a more powerful variant of Chromebook Spin 13

Taiwanese tech giant Acer has launched a more powerful variant of its Chromebook Spin 13 laptop.

Joining college? Check these affordable and versatile laptops

21 Jun 2019

Joining college? Check these affordable and versatile laptops

If you are getting into a college soon, you must be planning to buy stuff you will need throughout the course.

Top 5 laptops available in India under Rs. 35,000

25 May 2019

Top 5 laptops available in India under Rs. 35,000

Given the ever-increasing competition between OEMs, choosing the right laptop can be difficult, especially when you are running on a tight budget.

#GamingBytes: Gaming laptops you can buy under Rs. 75,000

25 Mar 2019

#GamingBytes: Gaming laptops you can buy under Rs. 75,000

PC Gaming gives you spectacular frame rates, amazing discounts and in case of gaming laptops, portability.

#TechBytes: Top 5 laptops you can get under Rs. 25,000

10 Dec 2018

#TechBytes: Top 5 laptops you can get under Rs. 25,000

These days, buying a decent-performing laptop on a tight budget can prove pretty tedious.

Acer Predator Helios 500 gaming laptop launched for Rs. 2,49,999

26 Jul 2018

Acer Predator Helios 500 gaming laptop launched for Rs. 2,49,999

Expanding its portfolio of gaming laptops, Acer has launched the high-end Acer Predator Helio 500 in India.

Which laptop to buy if your budget is Rs. 50,000?

11 Jul 2018

Which laptop to buy if your budget is Rs. 50,000?

Whether you want to buy a new laptop for designing, gaming, studying, or other needs, a budget of Rs. 50,000 is good enough to get you a machine that'll meet all your requirements.

Acer offers first ever laptops with built-in support for Alexa

21 May 2018

Acer offers first ever laptops with built-in support for Alexa

Acer is rolling out the first ever laptops with built-in support for Amazon's voice-based digital assistant Alexa.

Acer launches 'Avengers' themed laptops in India

22 Apr 2018

Acer launches 'Avengers' themed laptops in India

Acer, in collaboration with Marvel Studios, has recently launched three special edition laptops in India.

Acer launches the first-ever tablet to run on Chrome OS

27 Mar 2018

Acer launches the first-ever tablet to run on Chrome OS

Acer has launched the first ever tablet that runs the Chrome OS. So far, Google's Chrome OS has run on laptops, desktops, and convertibles, but never on a purely keyboard-less device.

Acer's most-powerful gaming desktop launched in India

23 Mar 2018

Acer's most-powerful gaming desktop launched in India

Expanding its portfolio of gaming desktops, Acer has launched its most-powerful gaming desktop yet - the Predator Orion 9000 in India.

India's pride: 13-year-old Lucknow girl tops international English test

18 Mar 2018

India's pride: 13-year-old Lucknow girl tops international English test

A 13-year-old Class 8 student of Lucknow has brought laurels to the entire country by topping an international test of English.