Amazon Prime Day is July 12th, Countdown Deals available now

If you remember back to the inaugural Amazon Prime Day, it was a bit of a letdown with a lot of build up for very little payoff. Amazon is gearing up for another shot at Amazon Prime Day. Hopefully they’ve learned from last year’s mistakes and provide a real sale to get people excited! In the … Read more

Acer Security Breach Hits Over 34,000 Users

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Another week and a new security breach. This time it’s Acer who has revealed that their online shopping users, just over thirty-four thousand, have had their sensitive data revealed in this latest security breach. Among the information that was stolen was customer names, addresses, credit card information, including expiration dates, and the corresponding three-digit CVC security … Read more

Acer K138ST Projector review: A decent LED home projector

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Projectors have multiple use applications from the office to a home theater, and the Acer K138ST is capable of living in multiple worlds. With a strong LED lamp and a 1280×800 resolution, this projector should fall into just the right spot for some users seeking a decent machine. Keep reading for our full Acer K138ST … Read more

Acer Liquid Zest Plus Brings Huge Battery, Impressive Camera, Reasonable Price

We’ve already talked about a couple of Acer’s announcements coming out of Computex 2016, and last, but certainly not least is a new mid-range smartphone that has features that seem to outpace its price tag. The Acer Liquid Zest Plus is a 5.5″ Android 6.0 smartphone with a 5000mAh battery, and camera features that will … Read more

Meet The Acer V9800, A 4K UHD Home Cinema Projector


Among other announcements that Acer made at Computex is one that’s sure to excite home theatre enthusiasts. The Acer V9800 is a 4K UHD Home Cinema Projector which features a native UHD (3840×2160) resolution and Rec 709 specification for faithful colors and tones. The Acer V9800 will feature a TI 4K DMD processor, and the super-resolution … Read more

Acer Announces New 32 Inch 4K Monitor And New TravelMate P2 Laptops


Continuing on with Acer’s new products that were introduced today, these two will be targeting small and medium business users. The Acer BM320 4K UHD monitor is targeted at graphic and video professionals, while the TravelMate P2 will be geared toward small and medium businesses. Even if you’re not in a business, either of these two … Read more

Acer Announces Two New Affordable Acer Switch Laptops At Computex 2016


Today, Acer has given us a two different options on new affordable 2-in-1 laptops, and when I mean affordable, I really mean it. Both laptops are under $300USD and looked to be aimed for students and families on a budget. Introducing the Acer Switch V 10 and Acer Switch One 10. Both come with the … Read more

Acer Predator XB1 Gaming Monitor Review: 32″ Of Crisp 4K Picture With A Big Price Tag


Everyone seems to be after higher resolutions these days, and 4K — or UHD — is slowly starting to gain popularity on the TV front. There are also more monitors that are coming out with 4K support, and our Acer Predator XB1 Gaming Monitor review takes a look at a huge 32″ offering from Acer. Specifications The Acer … Read more

SpecOut’s 16 Best Laptops For Designers

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Posted on April 14, 2016 by Andrew Lisa Although they use their computers for different tasks, designers value many of the same features as gamers when it comes to purchasing the right laptop. To work efficiently, designers require speed, power, memory and, of course, the best display possible. The team at SpecOut selected the best … Read more

Acer Liquid M330 Windows 10 Mobile Smartphone Launching Soon


While there are quite a few budget smartphones available, most run Android. The Acer Liquid M330 smartphone runs Windows 10 Mobile and joins the ranks of affordable smartphones with essential features for those looking for a simple and affordable smartphone. With a 4.5″ FWVGA (854×480) IPS screen, the Liquid M330 also features a 5MP rear camera … Read more

The Acer Chromebase 24 Is The Ideal Conference System

Yesterday, Acer announced that it will be releasing the world’s first Chromebase unit with an Intel Core™ processor, the Chromebase 24. It sports a 23.8 inch, full HD (1920×1080) resolution screen with 10-point touch capabilities. This is the largest ChromeOS based device currently on the market. Intel® Core™ processors provide outstanding performance, up to 8GB of DDR3L … Read more

Acer Predator Ultra-Wide, Ultra-Short Throw Gaming Projector Now Available

Acer has expanded their Predator gaming series with the Acer Predator Z850 Gaming Projector which features ultra-wide images projected at an ultra-short throw distance. The Predator Z850 also features sleek red accents on an angled black chassis, making it sure to stand out. The new laser projector displays a 50 percent wider image over traditional … Read more

Acer Chromebook 14 Announced With Impressive Specs And Battery Life

Chromebooks have come a long way in the last few years. From the CR-48 reference model, to the ever-expanding offerings available today, the Chromebook is an attractive option for a lot of reasons. Generally low in price but capable in performance, Chromebooks definitely have their place. Add in the seamless updates and consistent experience from … Read more

Acer H277HU Review: Slim, Light Great Display

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Monitors are one of the more important components of any computer experience and the Acer H277HU is one of the top notch monitors on the market. With a sleek design and premium materials this 27″ IPS display could be the monitor that you’re looking for. Read on for our full Acer H277HU review. Specifications Screen … Read more

Acer Predator X34 Review: Huge Monitor, Huge Features

When we first started hearing about the Acer Predator X34 Gaming Monitor I was definitely interested in learning more about it. I have a mostly respectable 21” monitor that has served me well for the last few years, but who doesn’t want to try out something bigger/better? The X34 is definitely bigger, and in this … Read more

Acer Aspire R14 Review: A Strong Hybrid Competitor


The laptop PC market is taking a turn into multi-tasking hybrid computing and with each new model they’re getting thinner, lighter and stronger in performance. Lenovo has been one of the market leaders in hybrid laptops and Acer is looking to give them a bit of competition and they’ve done fairly well with the Acer … Read more

[CES 2016] Acer’s New Chromebox For Meetings Refines Videoconferencing


In addition to its two new Chrome OS devices, Acer has also announced the new Chromebox for Meeting which provides a total solution for videoconferencing including hardware, software, and support all in one box. With a fast boot time in around eight seconds, Chromebox for Meetings supports up to 15 conference participants. Not only is it easy to … Read more

[CES 2016] Acer Liquid Jade Primo Smartphone Brings Next Level Productivity


Acer’s new premium smartphone, the Acer Liquid Jade Primo, will be running Windows 10 Mobile to provide ultimate productivity through Microsoft’s Continuum. When the smartphone is connected to a secondary display, Continuum allows Windows 10 universal apps to provide a PC-like experience. With a slim and sleek profile, the Acer Liquid Jade Primo features a … Read more

[CES 2016] Acer’s Two New Chrome OS Devices Coming Soon

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While Acer has a new 2-in-1 notebook, that’s not it. Acer’s two new Chrome OS devices are coming soon and they offer some decent perks. First off, Acer has a Chromebase all-in-one desktop. The Chromebase 24, is, from what Acer has said, the first with an Intel Core processor. It features a 23.8-inch display with … Read more

[CES 2016] Acer Announces The Aspire Switch 12 S 2-in-1 Notebook


With CES 2016 just getting ready to kick off, we’ve already seen many devices announced before we’ve even officially begun. Acer has already announced the Iconia One 8 tablet, and we’re seeing yet another device from Acer — the Aspire Switch 12 S 2-in-1 Notebook. The device offers a fusion of premium design and the latest tech. … Read more

[CES 2016] Acer Announces Iconia One 8 Android Tablet For Families


With the increasing availability of larger smartphones — phablets — and tablets, smaller 7″ and 8″ tablets are less popular. Smaller tablets however, are considerably cheaper and more kid friendly and Acer has announced an 8″ Android tablet aimed at families with a simplified user interface, pre-screened content appropriate for children, and parental controls. Featuring … Read more

Acer Announces New 27-Inch NVIDIA G-Sync Packing Predator Gaming Monitors


If you’re in the market for a new gaming monitor, you may want to check out Acer’s new Predator Gaming monitors. Expanding on its line-up, the new Predator monitors come in at 27-inches, and feature an aggressive, and yet sleek, design that comes in black with red accents. Both monitors in the XB 1 series, … Read more

Acer Announces New 27-Inch NVIDIA G-Sync Packing Predator Gaming Monitors

If you’re in the market for a new gaming monitor, you may want to check out Acer’s new Predator Gaming monitors. Expanding on its line-up, the new Predator monitors come in at 27-inches, and feature an aggressive, and yet sleek, design that comes in black with red accents. Both monitors in the XB 1 series, … Read more

Acer Aspire AZ3-710 Review: A Capable All-In-One PC

All-in-one PCs are an increasingly popular option for users that are only looking for general computing power. They’re an attractive option because they are generally very reasonably priced, easy to set up, and will handle most of the basic computing tasks thrown at them. Acer recently refreshed their AZ3-710 series with Windows 10 and some … Read more

Acer Aspire R11 Review: Can A Low Priced Convertible Laptop Deliver?

Some reviews are harder to write than others. Not only because you like a specific brand or because you end up being disappointed with something you were excited to spend some time using, but because the entire inefficacy may not even rest with the manufacturer. Of course all that has to be put aside and … Read more

Acer Predator X34 Monitor Released, Giant Curved Screen Tuned For Gaming

If you looked at the pictures in our recent article announcing Acer’s new line of gaming desktop computers, you probably caught a glimpse of a monster of a monitor sitting next to one of those gaming PC’s. If you’re anything like me, you probably thought to yourself “I’d really love to play some freaking games … Read more

Acer Announces New Notebook, All-In-One PC, Deals At Today’s Windows 10 Event

Microsoft featured some Windows 10 devices of their own creation at their #Windows10Devices event last week and we honestly came away quite impressed. Today it was Acer’s turn to unveil several new products at their own event in Taipei featuring Microsoft’s latest OS. First up was the new Aspire R 14. This four-mode notebook features … Read more