The monstrous Acer Predator 21 X left many with mouths agape (yours truly included) at IFA Berlin last year. The world’s first notebook with a curved display, the cutting-edge device has also impressed judges at the Taiwan Excellence Awards. It has just been honoured with the Taiwan Excellence Gold award, the top prize in the competition. Acer also continues its winning ways in global recognition receiving honours for the Acer Swift 7, ProDesigner BM320 monitor, XR382CQK curved monitor and the abUC unified communications solution.
Acer’s focus on innovative product design has been rewarding for the company, consistently clinching design and industry awards.
The 2017 Taiwan Excellence Award winners are selected from 1,188 entries from hundreds of Taiwanese companies. They’re picked based on various criteria including R7D, design, quality and marketing strategy; by a panel of industry professionals.
Predator 21 X gaming notebook
Who can forget the gargantuan gaming notebook with a 21-inch curved IPS display (2560×1080)? With a top spec 120Hz refresh rate, integrated Tobii eye-tracking technology, NVIDIA G-SYNC, and dual NVIDIA GeForce GTC 1080 graphics cards in SLI, the notebook is as kick-ass and out-of-this-world as you can describe it. It retails for a cool US$8,999.
Check out the Predator 21 X here.
Predator Z850 gaming projector
Why game on your 27-inch monitor, when you can do it on a 120-inch screen instead? The world’s first ultra-wide HD laser projector, the gaming-focused Predator Z850 features a 24:9 HD resolution (1920×720). Thanks to its ultra-short-throw technology, it can project up to 120-inch screen at a remarkable 47cm (18.5 inches).
Acer Swift 7 ultra-thin notebook
If you want thin, then you’ll be completely blown away by the Acer Swift 7. Measuring less than 10mm in thickness, it weighs a scant 1.1kg. The delicious looking notebook sports an all-aluminum chassis accentuated by an elegant black-and-gold dual tone design. It features a 13.3-inch display protected by Gorilla Glass, and boasts the latest 2×2 802.11ac wireless technology with MU-MIMO.
Check out the Acer Swift 7 here.
Acer ProDesigner (BM320) monitor
Made for the pros, the Acer ProDesigner (BM320) monitor is a 32-inch 4K2K display with professional-level colour accuracy and performance. It boasts 100% sRGB and Adobe RGB colour spaces; 100% of the REC. 709 amd 90% of the DCI-P3 colour spaces for optimal colour precision. It’s also calibrated to achieve a low Delta E average of <1.
Acer XR382CQK curved monitor
The Acer XR382CQK is a 37.5-inch QHD resolution monitor with 2300R curvature. It features a 21:9 ratio with 178-degree viewing angle, 100% sRGB gamut and AMD FreeSync technology. Expect stutter-free and screen tear-free gaming. It also supports Picture-in-Picture (PiP) and Picture-by-Picture (PbP) display modes.
adUC Unified Communications Solution
abUC improves upon the traditional PBX system and offers an innovative software-defined service that improves manageability and security, and lowers costs of ownership for organisations. The solution is more dynamic, and allows for easier integration of cross-platform communications for improved productivity in the office or on-the-go.