Acer Malaysia today officially launched ConceptD, a new brand of high-end desktops, laptops, and monitors that are designed with graphic designers, filmmakers, animators, illustrators, architects, developers and other creatives in mind. ConceptD allows creators to immerse themselves in the creative process and express their true potential.
“ConceptD devices are designed for creative needs as the high-performance processors and graphics cards can handle extreme workloads yet stay quiet. The power-packed performance is presented in a minimalist design to inspire creators to let their creative juices flow freely. The range of devices under this brand is set to carve out its niche and break new ground in the creative industry,” said Chan Weng Hong, General Manager of Products, Sales and Marketing at Acer Sales & Services Sdn Bhd.
ConceptD’s timeless design inspires creativity
ConceptD desktop and laptops come in a gorgeous, timeless design in pure-white or matte-black finishes. Complemented by amber-colored keyboard backlighting, and a clean and thought-out design aesthetic, ConceptD devices let creative professionals focus on the design process.
To ensure ConceptD series is the ultimate partner for creators, they emit less than 40 db of noise even while rendering. This is achieved with optimized quiet cooling system in the ConceptD 500 desktop with three cooling fans while the ConceptD 3 Pro, 5 Pro, 7, 7 Pro, 9 Pro laptops stay quiet with Acer’s 4th Gen AeroBlade™ 3D Fans.
Built for precision, the ConceptD laptops come with up to 4K IPS Pantone® Validated displays. Covering 100 percent of the Adobe® RGB color gamut in specific models, creators can be sure that their colors are as accurate as possible. With a wide color gamut, displays achieve an impressive color accuracy as high as Delta E<1.
ConceptD series laptops are all a creator needs on-the-go
ConceptD comes with a range of laptops from entry level to the ultimate creative machine for creators who need a powerful and reliable device. Its design is award-winning and outstanding, and have been recognized by the 2019 Good Design Award.
The family of ConceptD Pro laptops possesses superior graphic processing with NVIDIA® Quadro® professional graphics card and feature Intel® Core™ i7-9750H. Thanks to the simple and intuitive ConceptD Palette user interface, creators now can adjust the color profile, monitor systems and change settings easily. Comprising ConceptD 3 Pro, ConceptD 5 Pro, ConceptD 7, 7 Pro and 7 Pro and ConceptD 9 Pro, this range is for creators who do not want to compromise when working on the go.
The ConceptD 9 Pro comes with 32GB RAM and 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD. Packing an NVIDIA® Quadro® RTX5000 to deliver ultimate creative power, the ConceptD 9 Pro is the ideal laptop for demanding 3D work. Its 17.3-inch Pantone® Validated 4K UHD touch IPS display features 100% Adobe® RGB and 100% sRGB color gamut with a color accuracy of Delta E<1. ConceptD 9 Pro also features Ezel Aero Hinges, allowing creators to adjust the display according to their needs.
Thanks to the fast, accurate control with 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity, ConceptD 9 Pro simulates the authentic experience of writing and sketching with a Wacom EMR pen, which can be magnetically attached to the laptop. The customizable ConceptD 9 Pro is available at RM18,999. Creators can order via email to [email protected].
Meanwhile, the ConceptD 7 and ConceptD 7 Pro are designed for creative assignments such as those done by video editors and motion graphic designers. A powerful laptop that can render videos or create 3D animations quickly and smoothly is the order of the day, and ConceptD 7 and ConceptD 7 Pro fit the bill perfectly. This is achieved thanks to its powerful NVIDIA graphics card and16GB RAM and 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD.
The ConceptD 7 and 7 Pro also let creators showcase their work via the 15.6-inch Pantone® Validated 4K UHD touch IPS display with 100% Adobe® RGB color gamut and a color accuracy of Delta E<2.
The ConceptD 7 Pro retails at RM8,699 and RM12,999 for NVIDIA® Quadro® RTX3000 and NVIDIA® Quadro® RTX5000 variants respectively; while the ConceptD 7 that is equipped with NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX2060 and 6GB VRAM is priced at RM9,999. ConceptD 7 is available immediately at select Acer authorized online stores and Acer Concept Store listed in Table 1, while ConceptD 7 Pro is available via order.
Table 1: Acer authorized online stores and Acer Concept Store offering ConceptD 7
To enable mobile creation, creators can take complex CAD animations and simulations to meet clients and edit and render in real time with the mid-range ConceptD 5 Pro. With color accuracy of Delta E<2, the Pantone® Validated 4K UHD IPS display is able to deliver 100% Adobe® RGB color gamut. Creators can order via email to [email protected]; the customizable ConceptD 5 Pro configured with NVIDIA® Quadro® T1000 and 15.6-inch display is priced at RM6,999 while the NVIDIA® Quadro® RTX3000 model is available in 15.6-inch and 17.3-inch screen options, priced at RM7,999 and RM8,699 respectively. All variants come with 16GB RAM and 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD.
Designed for creators who need a powerful enough laptop to handle medium-sized and even complex CAD models with speed and accuracy, the entry level ConceptD 3 Pro comes with an NVIDIA® Quadro® T1000 graphics card with a Pantone® Validated 15.6-inch FHD IPS display featuring Delta E<3. The ConceptD 3 Pro, priced at RM5,999 can be ordered via email to [email protected]
ConceptD high-end desktop with NVIDIA® Quadro® graphics card for the enterprise studio
The ConceptD 500 high-end desktop features NVIDIA® Quadro® P2000 professional graphics card, enabling high-end visual effects rendering, complex 3D modeling, simulations, as well as AI and deep learning development. The high core count brings load times down and multitasking to the extreme while achieving enterprise-class reliability, stability, and security. Paired with Intel® Core™ i7 9700k processor, 16GB RAM and 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD, the ConceptD 500 desktop accelerates creator workflow for video editors, graphic designers, animators and 3D artists, photographers and broadcasters alike.
Designed to look in place in any modern studio, the ConceptD 500 has a round-cornered white minimalist design with wood effect top and triangular front panel. Beyond the simple aesthetic is an array of thoughtful and practical functions including Qi wireless charging, an array of high-speed connection ports, neatly designed headset cradle and cable management at the back to sort cables to maintain a clean and neat aesthetic even from behind.
ConceptD Palette allows creators to monitor system CPU, GPU and memory usage while the System Health Indicator sends a warning light through the power button and amber LED light simultaneously to alert potential malfunctions for preventive troubleshooting. The system also comes with intrusion alarm to prevent unauthorized access. The ConceptD 500 comes with 3 years on-site warranty and is available immediately for RM7,999 at Acer authorized online stores and Acer Concept Store listed in Table 2.
ConceptD CP7271K P and CP3271K P monitor visualizes your imagination
Creators need color accuracy beyond what most mainstream monitors can offer and thus Acer created ConceptD UHD monitors. Featuring a remarkable color accuracy of Delta E<1 and a modern slick, black finish with a wood-patterned base, these new Pantone® Validated monitors are optimized for creators to do more.
Professional design work requires professional tools. Get a professional edge with a display equipped with Pantone® Validated, Delta E<1, and 93% DCI-P3 – the ConceptD CP7271K P monitor, which displays design concepts in the finest of details. This display is calibrated to reproduce true-to-life color accuracy. It has demonstrated superior fidelity in reproducing the Pantone Matching System (PMS) Colors. And, the color accuracy is at an impressive professional level with 99% Adobe® RGB gamut.
The pristine HDR quality is guaranteed by VESA Certified DisplayHDR™ 1000. Thanks to the G-Sync® Ultimate® display with a refresh rate that can be overclocked to 144Hz, users are assured of blur-free images. This exceptional monitor features a 27” 4K UHD IPS display backed up by color technologies that ensure vivid, true-to-life color reproduction.
The ConceptD CP3271K P is a 27-inch monitor with VESA-Certified DisplayHDR™ 400, 4K UHD display and a wide color gamut of 90% DCI-P3 color space. It is also G-Sync® Compatible® with up to 144Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time.
Understanding creators do not like stopping once the juices flow, the ConceptD CP7271K P and ConceptD CP3271K P also come with the Ergostand that can tilt, swivel and adjust height to find the ideal viewing position, especially when seating position changes. With the light shielding hood, a shaded environment is created to allow creators to concentrate and focus on the tasks at hand. Coming with 3 years on-side warranty, ConceptD CP7271K P and ConceptD CP3271K P will be available in November 2019 at RM6,999 and RM3,399 respectively at Acer authorized online stores and Acer Concept Store listed in Table 2.
Table 2: Acer authorized online stores and Acer Concept Store offering ConceptD 500, ConceptD CP7271K P and ConceptD CP3271K P
For more information, please visit Acer Malaysia Facebook or call Acer’s Product Infoline at 1800-88-1288 (9am – 6pm, Mondays to Fridays).