Four Acer products received the honor for their outstanding product designs, including three products from the eco-conscious Acer Vero line and the Acer Swift Edge laptop
TAIPEI , October 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Acer announced today that four of its products have been awarded the 2022 Good Design Award for their outstanding product designs, including the Acer Swift Edge notebook. The award-winning line also includes devices from the Vero line of eco-conscious products, namely the Acer Chromebook Vero 514, the Acer Veriton Vero all-in-one, and the Acer Vero CB3 series monitor.
The Good Design Awards from Japan it recognizes innovative designs that can enrich people’s lives. Its panel of judges sifts through a wide range of products, looking for those that push the boundaries between design, innovation and creativity and can help create a society “where everyone can live a rich and creative life.”
“It is exciting to see that our Vero product line continues to capture the eyes of the judges for its design excellence that strives to combine eco-friendly materials with elegant designs.” said Jerry KaoCo-COO, Acer Inc. “The latest Good Design Awards add to our growing list of design awards for our Acer Vero products born from our Earthion Mission to help tackle environmental challenges.”
Acer Chromebook Vero 514
The New Acer Chromebook Vero 514 (CBV514-1H/T) there is a thoughtful design that takes into account the entire life cycle of the product and minimizes the impact on the environment. It integrates recycled materials in most areas of the product including 30% post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic in the chassis and 50% PCR plastic in the keys and speakers. In addition, the Chromebook contributes to reducing plastic waste in the ocean as it uses 100% ocean-bound plastics on its OceanGlass™ touchpad, which provides a sleek, glass-like texture and responsive tactile feel.
Designed specifically for extended product life, the new Chromebook makes storage repairs and upgrades simpler by using standard screws on the bottom cover. The unique exterior features a paint-free chassis with a cobblestone gray finish and a display panel that is 99% recyclable. The Acer Chromebook Vero 514 also sports a thin bezel design and a 14-inch full HD anti-glare Corning Gorilla Glass display.
Acer Veriton Vero All-in-One Desktop Computer
The IS Veriton Vero all-in-one desktop computer (VVZ4694G) designed for eco-minded businesses, including work-from-home users, who are looking for powerful computing in a space-saving design. Sleek and elegant, the 24-inch Full HD IPS display supports wide viewing angles and an impressive 88% screen-to-body ratio delivered by the thin-bezel design. The VESA can also be mounted on a wall to conserve more desk space.
The Veriton Vero AIO is made up of 30% post-consumer recycled plastic, and comes with a keyboard and mouse also made from PCR plastic. The packaging is 100% recyclable, and to extend the lifespan, the screwless back cover can be easily removed for upgrades or repairs.
Acer Vero CB3 Series Monitors
The IS Acer Vero CB3 A range of 27-inch WQHD (2560×1440) IPS computer monitors are as high as 8-Bit vivid colors on display, making it a great choice for photo editing and design. The CB3 Series monitors support 178-degree wide viewing angles and feature a docking station so users can create the perfect, clutter-free workspace. The dock includes a 90W USB Type-C port that supports notebook power delivery, an RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet port, and a built-in KVM switch that allows switching between desktops and laptops without the need to switch monitors, keyboards, or mice. Allowing for even more personalization, the monitor’s Ergostand allows users to find the perfect viewing angle by adjusting its tilt, height, swivel and pivot.
Acer Swift Edge Laptop
The IS Acer Swift Edge (SFA16-41) It is a lightweight 16-inch laptop with a simple yet slim design. The lightest world[i] 16-inch OLED laptop sports an ultra-slim chassis magnesium-aluminum (Mg-Al alloy), wit weighs only 1.17 kg (2.58 lbs), and measures 12.95 mm (0.51 inches) high, making it much more portable and durable. The design concept features precise linear structural details, a sharp rear edge, and a simple aesthetic that captures the stylish and premium feel of the Swift series.
The 16-inch laptop also has a slim bezel with a 92% screen-to-body ratio and features VESA DisplayHDR™ True Black 500 and TÜV Rheinland Eyesafe.® display confirmations for an extended and comfortable viewing experience. With its stunning display, well-thought-out hinge design, and sharply cut front bezel, the Acer Swift Edge is a stylish choice for mobile professionals with active and fast-paced lifestyles.
Founded in 1976, Acer is one of the world’s leading ICT companies with a presence in more than 160 countries. As Acer evolves with the industry and changing lifestyles, it is focused on enabling a world where hardware, software and services converge, creating ecosystems and opening new possibilities for consumers and businesses alike. Acer’s 7,700 employees are dedicated to researching, designing, marketing, selling, and supporting products and solutions that break down barriers between people and technology. Visit www.acer.com for more information.
[i] Based on Acer’s internal market analysis as of October 7, 2022 comparing the Swift Edge to vendors including Asus, Apple, HP, Huawei, Lenovo, Microsoft, Dell, LG, and Samsung.
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