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Acer unleashes five devices in time for Merdeka Day

Just in time to celebrate Merdeka Day, Acer rolled out five refreshed notebook models today including the much-anticipated Acer Nitro 5 (AMD), Acer Spin 5, Acer Swift 1, Acer Aspire 5 and Aspire 3. With the announcement, Acer is also extending its Acer Day promotion to these new models.

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ASUS ZenBook 13 and 14 Malaysia: Everything that matters

The all-new ASUS ZenBook 13 (UX325) and ZenBook 14 (UX425) ultraportable notebooks debut in Malaysia today. Thinner and lighter than the previous generation, the svelte ZenBook Classic duo boasts a comprehensive array of I/O ports, making them the world’s thinnest 13.3- and 14-inch notebooks to offer full I/O connectivity. The new ZenBooks also rock the latest 10th Gen Intel Core processors and WiFi 6 (802.11ax) connectivity.

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Lenovo introduces LenovoPRO membership programme for SMEs

Lenovo is offering up to 50 per cent discount on its upcoming Lenovo 8.8 Deals campaign, happening on 8 August 2020. This will cover select product across the Lenovo product portfolio including ThinkPad E14 and E15 AMD, ThinkPad X13 AMD, and ThinkPad T14 AMD. In addition, the company also introduced LenovoPRO—a membership programme for small businesses which offers various perks such as early access to Lenovo 8.8 Deals with up to 50 per cent discount.

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Suped up Honor MagicBook 14 now available in stores

The Honor MagicBook 14, featuring double the memory and storage, is now available in-store at Honor Experience Stores (HES), official partner stores, and Senheng online. Retailing at MYR2,999, each purchase comes with freebies worth MYR417.

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Acer Day 2020 “Feel the Vibe” goes online

In view of the global COVID-19 pandemic, Acer Malaysia is celebrating Acer Day a little differently this year. No physical roadshows but no less exciting as it takes the fourth instalment of its annual celebration online this year. Themed “Feel the Vibe,” expect a plethora of games, promotion, lucky draw sessions, #FeeltheVibewithAcer challenge, and other rewarding activities. Acer is also making available its refreshed gaming notebooks—the Predator Helios 700 and Predator Helios 300 in conjunction with the celebration.

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AMD-powered Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 lands in Malaysia

The Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 AMD is in Malaysia—a versatile, inexpensive 2-in-1 convertible notebook that’s powered by AMD Ryzen and integrated AMD Radeon Graphics. Whether for work, play, or learn, the IdeaPad Flex 5 AMD has a mode to adapt to your needs.

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AMD Ryzen 4000 Series desktop processors are here but you can’t buy them

AMD has released the world’s first 7nm x86 desktop processors with built-in Radeon graphics for consumer and commercial PC markets. This includes AMD Ryzen 4000 Series Desktop Processors and AMD Athlon 3000 Series Desktop Processors, both with integrated Radeon Graphics and PRO versions for the enterprise market.

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Lenovo ThinkStation P620 is world’s first workstation with AMD Ryzen Threadripper

Ladies and gentlemen, presenting a new generation of workstation computing—the Lenovo ThinkStation P620. It’s the first and only professional workstation powered by AMD’s fresh-from-the-oven Ryzen Threadripper PRO “Castle Peak” processor and the only AMD-powered device in the ThinkStation line-up. Whether the workflow involves design and visualisation, rendering and AI, the ThinkStation P620 offers unprecedented performance and flexibility in a single socket CPU platform.

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Thunderbolt 4: What it is and why it matters

Intel has announced Thunderbolt 4, the latest generation of its universal connectivity technology as well as the new Thunderbolt 4 controller series. Thunderbolt helps connect computers to storage devices, deliver video and power, all from one USB Type-C port.

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Dell’s new XPS desktop sits pretty with 10th Gen Intel

Dell has refreshed its XPS desktop line—now more compact, better-looking, and with 10th Gen Intel Core processors up to the i9-10900K. AMD Ryzen fans will be disappointed, though.