Acer Malaysia celebrates Acer Day 2019 with ‘Freedom to Play’ and New Acer Aspire and Portable Monitor Launch

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The ongoing Acer Day celebration themed “Freedom to Play” today witnessed the launch of new additions to the Aspire series as well as the introduction of a portable monitor to enhance entertainment without limitations.

“Acer Day was introduced in 2017 as a dedicated day to celebrate the brand’s achievements with customers by making available special offers, rewards and gifts across all ranges of Acer products. From gaming to lightweight devices that are perfect for students or premium ultra light, ultra thin laptops for professionals on the go, there is no better time than now to get the device that customers have been eyeing! To add to this celebration, we are also introducing new devices to our workhorse series of Aspire and an innovative, new monitor that can be carried anywhere for presentation and sharing anytime,” said Johnson Seet, Acer Malaysia Director of Consumer Business and Product.

Acer Aspire Series (2019) – A Better Performance Laptop For Everyday Computing

The new Acer Aspire 3 and 5 are now refreshed with NVIDIA® GeForce® MX230 and MX250 graphics cards with 2GB VRAM and up to Intel® Core™ i7 processor. It offers everyday computing for users wherever they go. To complete the computing experience, Aspire 3 and 5 come with 1TB HDD or 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD and 4GB DDR4 RAM that are upgradable up to 20GB and 32GB respectively.

The new Aspire 5, which has a 10% smaller footprint and is 16.7% lighter compared to its predecessor, is equipped with a 14-inch IPS FHD display that boasts narrow bezels for greater estate for amazing images. Featuring aluminum top cover to offer premium looks in a thin chassis weighing 1.45kg, the Aspire 5 enables users to work comfortably in any environment with the convenience of its backlit keyboard. Offered with 3 years warranty, the Aspire 5 is available immediately with Intel® Core™ i7 for RM3,099.

At the same time, Acer Malaysia also announced that the Intel® Core™ i5 and i3 variants of the Aspire 5 will be available in Pure Silver, Indigo Blue and Charcoal Black towards the end of August 2019. The Aspire 5 with Intel® Core™ i5 is priced at RM2,499 while the price of the Intel® Core™ i3 variant will be the announced once it reaches Malaysian shores.

Meanwhile, the new Aspire 3 comes with a 15.6-inch Full HD display and retails at RM2,399 in Obsidian Black, Indigo Blue and Rococo Red with immediate availability.

Acer PM161Q Portable Monitor

Maximizing performance on-the-go with a second screen is now more feasible with the ultra-light (0.97kg) and slim Acer PM161Q portable monitor. With a side profile of only 2 cm, it fits snugly into a laptop bag. Acer PM161Q portable monitor comes with a 15.6-inch FHD IPS display with 1920 x 1080 resolution and offers up to 170° wide viewing angle. It makes for an outstanding portable solution for a second screen for work, study and presentation as it only requires hooking up to a laptop, tablet or smartphone via USB Type-C.

The Acer PM161Q comes with a protective sleeve and 3 years on-site warranty; it is available beginning September and is priced at RM599.

All the new devices introduced are available for purchase at all Acer Official Online Stores and authorized resellers nationwide.

For more information, please visit Acer Malaysia Facebook or call Acer’s Product Infoline at 1800-88-1288 (9am – 6pm, Mondays to Fridays).