Thursday, June 1, 2017

Foolproof features to look for in a laptop

Compact yet versatile enough to handle day-to-day applications, a laptop is the best tool for working, studying, browsing the Internet, watching movies, or playing games on the go. Though tablets and smartphones are smaller in size, most don’t want to trade off a laptop’s longer battery life, robust features, and the solid feeling of an actual keyboard.

While major brands like to highlight all the different and new technical features in their laptops – from the buzzwords about processors, types of storage, graphics capabilities, and screen resolution – Lenovo will cut to the chase in this buying guide and highlight the essential features that we think an everyday laptop should have.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Acer Chromebook R 13 Tops CNET’s ‘Top 25 Battery Life Laptops and 2-in-1 Hybrids’ List

CNET recently published its “Top 25 battery life laptops and 2-in-1 hybrids” and the #1 spot went to the Acer Chromebook R 13 with a distant lead of 13 hours and 2 minutes of battery life, providing more than an hour of additional battery life compared to the next closest competitor.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Acer Launches Performance-Oriented Aspire VX 15, V Nitro and GX Series

Acer Launches Performance-Oriented
Aspire VX 15, V Nitro and GX Series
Two notebooks and one desktop PC with a single focus on performance and multimedia entertainment
Editor’s Summary
•           Acer Aspire V Nitro offers superior performance in a sleek form factor with a bold yet classic look, powered by up to NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060  graphics
•           Aspire VX 15 delivers a powerful punch thanks to its edgy gaming design, enhanced cooling capabilities and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050/1050 Ti1 graphics
•           Both notebooks are equipped with the latest high-performance 7th Generation Intel® Core™ processors
•           Aspire GX series is a sharply styled desktop PC that's capable of handling graphic-intensive tasks for smooth everyday entertainment and gaming

Friday, January 6, 2017

Rugged Acer Chromebook 11 N7 (C731) is a Smart Solution for Classrooms

Durability features include drop tested to 48-inches (122cm), spill-resistant keyboard; compliant with stringent U.S. Military Standard (MIL-STD 810G)
Long 12-hour battery life[i] lessens the need to charge every day
Fan-less design boosts reliability, quiet operation for classrooms, libraries, lab time
Easy to deploy and administer; ideal for labs, carts and 1:1 programs
IPS touch screen (C731T) or non-touch (C731) 11.6-inch display options