Today next@acer, so the press releases are rolling out from Acer. The company announced a wide range of products today, including consumer laptops like the Swift 3 OLED, Spin 3, and Spin 5, as well as more eco-friendly laptops from its Vero lineup.
Acer Swift 3 OLED
First up is the Swift 3 OLED, which is a 14-inch laptop powered by Intel’s 12th gen H-series processors. That means it has a lot of CPU power with a TDP of 45W, although the laptop itself is only 17.9mm thin, weighing 1.4kg.
The screen is 2.8K OLED, and Acer is promising a 92% screen-to-body ratio. It supports a 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, which you’d expect from an OLED laptop like this one.
It also comes with an FHD webcam and features like Acer’s Transient Noise Reduction for better video quality in low light, and AI Noise Reduction for microphone quality. The Acer Swift 3 OLED is coming to the US in July, starting at $899.99.
Acer Spin 5 and Spin 3
Along with the Swift, there are some new convertibles with the Spin 5 and the Spin 3. The Spin 5 is boosted to a 14-inch 16:10 display with 2,560 x 1,600 resolution and 88% screen-to-body. ratio. It comes with up to 16GB LPDDR5 memory and up to 1TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage.
Acer also says that the Swift 5 has a TwinAir cooling system, as well as dual D6 copper heat pipes, adding up to better thermals leading to better performance. The Spin 5 is coming to the US in July, starting at $1,349.99.
The Acer Spin 3 is slightly more entry-level, still packing a 16:9 FHD display. It’s packed with a 12th-gen Intel processor, and has fast charging that will get you four hours of use in 30 minutes. The Spin 3 is coming to the US in August, starting at $849.99.
Vero is a relatively new brand from Acer, and it stands for a more eco-friendly product. These devices are meant to be more sustainable, and include the new Aspire Vero, Veriton Vero all-in-one, and more.
As for the Aspire Vero, it comes in 14- and 15-inch sizes, with Full HD 16:9 displays. They both come in Cobblestone Grey, with the 14-inch version also coming in Mariana Blue and the 15-inch one coming in Starry Black.
As for specifications, they are offered with Inel 12th gen processors, Thunderbolt 4, and so on. You also get a Full HD camera, helping to meet Intel’s Evo specifications.
More importantly, the chassis uses 30% post-consumer recycled plastic, saving 21% carbon emissions when manufactured. The screen bezel also uses 30% PCR plastic, and the key caps use 50% PCR plastic. No paint is used, and it is designed for easy repairs with easily removable RAM and SSD. It comes with a 100% industrial recycled plastic laptop sleeve, and also in the packaging there is a 100% PIR plastic sheet between the screen and the keys.
The Acer Aspire Vero is coming to the US in September, with both models starting at $749.99.
The Acer Veriton Vero is a new all-in-one. It’s made from 30% PCR materials, and Acer says the keyboard and mouse that comes with it are also made from PCR materials. The packaging is also 100% recyclable.
For specifications, it comes with up to 12th-gen Core i9, GeForce MX550 GPUs, 64GB DDR4, and Wi-Fi 6E. The Veriton Vero is coming to the US in October, starting at $799.
Several other Vero devices are also coming, all with the same focus on using PCR materials and recyclable packaging. The Vero keyboard and mouse are coming in November as a set for $79.99. There are also a couple of monitors, the Vero CB273 and B247Y G, which are coming in Q3 for $349.99 and $199.99, respectively. Finally, the Vero PD2325W Projector has a 2,000,000:1 contrast ratio, 2,200 lumens, and 1,280×800, and is coming in Q3 for $559.