The Smart Handheld Business Group of Acer Inc, the second largest vendor in the global PC market, launched the new Acer Liquid Mini; a compact version of the recently launched Acer Liquid Metal that combined power and style in a striking metal casing. The stylish and sturdy Acer Liquid Mini is built on the Android Froyo (2.2) operating system, powered by a 600MHz Qualcomm processor and paired with 512MB of ROM and RAM, enabling it to work in harmony with its sleek hardware. With smooth curves, chrome detailing and soft touch casing along with its 5-megapixel camera, the Acer Liquid Mini packs maximum smartphone capabilities in the small frame. The sleek and elegant Liquid Mini is available in five vibrant colours and to begin with three colours will be launched in the market such as, jet silver, royal blue, piano black allowing users to select the one that blends in with their personality.
The Acer Liquid Mini boasts of the clever and classy Acer UI; an aspect that is fast becoming a game changer among Android phones. The UI enables the user to work with ease and increase user’s productivity. Allowing smart access to wireless options, music player and sound profiles, Acer has eliminated the need to dive into a number of menus allowing the user to maneuver and manage their smartphone in the easiest way. The Liquid Mini also sports a high quality 3.2-inch HVGA multi-touch display that allows users to scroll and experience rich content on their smartphone with ease. The multi-gesture feature allows the user to flick through the photo gallery, where one can pinch and zoom in on their photo and view pictures effortlessly. (more…)
Ugadi heralds the start of the new year and Acer is helping partners’ in Andhra Pradesh celebrate this festive season with a lot more excitement! As part of the Ugadi celebrations, Acer announced the Ugadi Display contest, a campaign aimed at encouraging partners to create attractive displays and draw increased customer attention during Ugadi. Being organized across the six regions in Andhra Pradesh i.e. Hyderabad, Warangal, Kurnool, Chittoor, Vizag and Krishna, Acer’s Ugadi Display contest has already seen active participation from partners and will be on until 15th April 2011.
During this campaign, Acer will support the 250 Acer Gallery partners participating across these six regions with the Ugadi Arch gate and other display merchandise including leaflets, banners, streamers, and posters – based on the Ugadi theme. All partners will have to set up the Ugadi Arch gate and use other display material to create a showcase of various product launched during the period. Acer associates present across regions will take photographs of Gallery partners to understand how well Ugadi is being celebrated and whether merchandise provided by Acer has been used appropriately. (more…)
Aspire x253 series and AO 522 will sport AMD’s Fusion APU
Technology giant Acer today announced the launch of new range of consumer notebooks and netbooks powered by the much awaited AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), a single die design – that helps users enjoy high-definition (HD) playback content, faster internet access and improved online gaming experience. Acer will now enrich and multiply its offering on its best-selling family of netbooks and notebooks allowing the consumers to choose from a wide range of product portfolio. The new range of netbooks and notebooks are designed to deliver fresh and exciting user experience, enabling the user to create and share smooth HD multimedia and enjoy greater multitasking performance. Acer has partnered with AMD to launch three exciting products; Aspire One 522 netbook and two notebooks tagged as Aspire 5253 and Aspire 4253.
Both Aspire x253 series and Aspire One 522 netbooks are designed with an AMD E- series APU and C-50 APU respectively to ensure that the users experience amazing HD Internet multimedia performance. The products are specifically designed for family entertainment and for kid’s education. The Aspire x253 series and Aspire One 522 enriches every day computing with better high-definition enjoyment with great multitasking and impressive power saving technology. (more…)
Technology giant Acer India, recently completed a new engagement program, targeted at its channel partners, focusing on Acer eMachines brand across the Southern states of India. Acer’s unique channel engagement program is aimed at educating and training the partners on a wide array of Notebook and Netbook products under the eMachines portfolio while also providing them an understanding of industry trends. Designed as a channel event, Acer’s channel program showcased the strength of eMachines brand with key products and solutions that have made a significant impact to the channel partner community helping them generate more revenues.
As part of the channel event, Acer shared an update on the company’s performance while highlighting the new products launched under the eMachines brand. This was followed by hands on demo experience of all the products, making it easier for partners to understand the product lines.
During the interactive channel event, partners were briefed on the industry trends and the growing demand of PC’s in India that will directly related to increase in internet penetration and new business opportunities that exist in this dynamic environment. Acer updated its channel partners on its partnerships with several telecom operators to assist in the process of making mobile computing more affordable. As an example, Acer shared the novel cash back offer available to consumers on the purchase of its eM350 netbook bundled with a free MTS MBlaze dongle. (more…)
Acer today announced the launch of the Acer Liquid Metal, the latest generation smartphone offering from Acer that combines power and style in a striking metal casing. The Acer Liquid Metal leverages the power of Android 2.2 (Froyo) platform and is further strengthened by the Qualcomm Snapdragon Core processor enabling the user to enjoy uninterrupted web navigation at a super speed. The Acer Liquid Metal has been carefully designed keeping in mind the current requirements of today’s modern and dynamic individuals who need a fully integrated handset to support their lifestyle.
The Liquid Metal is equipped with a curved 3.6” display with a TFT capacitive touch screen aimed at providing users with a fast, responsive, multi-touch control of the phone. The curved back gives an exceptional look to the phone enabling the users to slip the Liquid Metal easily into ones pocket or in ones hand. The materials chosen, like the stainless steel of the battery cover, are solid and resistant and the chrome trims give a sense of high quality for extreme tactile and visual pleasure. The Liquid Metal utilizes HSDPA for on-the-go Internet access at speeds upto 14.4Mbps as well as WiFi allowing data transfer 10 times faster than previous devices. The LED signal on the upper part of the telephone notifies the user of missed calls, the need to charge the battery, and new incoming messages clearly. (more…)
Acer, the third largest PC giant in India has joined hands with Assam Electronics Development Corporation (AMTRON) to award the meritorious students of the state. Acer recently bagged an order from AMTRON to provide6,300 notebooks to its students under the Anundoram Borooah Awards scheme initiative. Every student who secured 60% and higher in the Secondary Education Board of Assam were rewarded with a free laptop by the Government of Assam.
The notebooks operating on Linux was specifically developed by Acer with a series of features to meet the student’s specific requirements. Having already created a strong foothold in the industry, Acer aims to further fortify its position through such initiatives. Acer is betting big on the education sector and believes it to be the next growth driver for the coming year. Education segment has always been a major growth area for Acer and its current association with Assam state government has been an integral part of the company’s strategy to expand its footprints in this space. (more…)
- eM350 bundled with free MTS Mblaze connection priced at Rs 10,999 + taxes
- Acer, market leader in netbooks launches a revolutionary product
Ushering in the New Year, technology giant Acer expanded its eMachines stable with the launch of its new range of netbooks. Acer has further fortified its position in the netbook category with the launch of eM350, which is bundled with a free MTS MBlaze High Speed Data Services.
Acer has always focused in formulating devices with cutting edge technology which brings in new value add to the product line at an affordable price range. To enthrall its customers, Acer has introduced a novel cash back offer on purchase of its eM350 netbook. Weighing 1.25 kgs, the sleek and stylish netbook, which boasts of 1 GB RAM and 250 GB hard drive, is one of the lightest 10.1’’ inch netbooks in its class. (more…)
- Built-in Photon Plus offers anytime, anywhere connectivity
- Advanced Configuration will suit wide range of customer needs
- Feature-rich Next-Generation device is priced at Rs 17,999 (+ taxes and other applicable levies)
Tata Teleservices Limited, the country’s youngest and fastest-growing pan-India dual-technology telecom services provider, and Acer India today announced the launch of a Next-Generation Netbook—the Aspire One AOD 260.Embedded with Tata Photon Plus, Aspire One will offer high-speed Internet access for connectivity on the go, at broadband speeds. The Netbook is packed with powerful features and performance capabilities, to boost productivity and enhance the mobile computing experience. (more…)
Acer plans to break through the growing Smartphone market in India with the launch of its latest Liquid E Ferrari special edition. Crafted with exquisite detail and quality materials on the outside and powered by the extremely powerful but elegantly power-efficient Snapdragon™ mobile processor from Qualcomm, the Ferrari Liquid combines stunning looks with exceptional performance for a truly delightful user experience. Exuding passion, sophistication, high performance, and exquisite luxury, the Acer Liquid E Ferrari special edition is utterly unique and in a class of its own.
Mr. S. Rajendran, Chief Marketing Officer, Acer India opined, “The new range of Acer smartphones has been rolled out to meet the increasing consumer demand to access mobile internet in style, anytime and anywhere. Users look for mobile devices with the easiest way to navigate while having the latest multimedia applications. The new range of Acer smartphones personify versatility, performance and stylishness. Acer is a pioneer in offering its customers the best in technology and the Snapdragon™ mobile processor from Qualcomm makes the Liquid E Ferrari special edition a product par excellence.” (more…)
-Launch Reliance NetConnect Broadband embedded with new Acer Netbook
-Inbuilt Reliance NetConnect Broadband Service does away with need of an external device in Acer’s Elegant Solution for Internet Connectivity
-Offers Broadband speeds of upto 3.1 Mbps across 66 cities in India
In their endeavor to promote PC and Internet penetration in the country, Reliance Communications and Acer today announced the launch of a path-breaking Netbook with Embedded Wireless Broadband connectivity. The new Internet Connectivity solution jointly devised by Acer and Reliance Communications for the Indian market will eliminate the need of plugging any external device for internet access. Acer’s latest Netbook, Aspire One532h, will come with inbuilt Reliance Netconnect Broadband Plus services offering high speed connectivity of upto 3.1 Mbps across 66 Indian cities. (more…)