CES 2024 is just around the corner and the pre-announcements just keep coming. Acer has just announced a new line of 14- and 15.6-inch Aspire Go laptops alongside the carbon-neutral Aspire Vero 16 AI PC.
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Let’s dive right into the new Acer Aspire lineup and see what the company has to say about it.
The Acer Aspire Go laptops will be available in multiple configurations, including up to a WUXGA display, up to 16GB RAM, 1TB storage, and more. The 14-inch model will give users the option between up to Intel Core i3 N-Series or AMD Ryzen 7000 Series processors as well.
The new Aspire Go laptops are well-rounded devices for home use, families, and students who look for great value and performance, with all the essentials needed to stay connected and productive. The Aspire Go 15 (AG15-31P) and Aspire Go 14 (AG14-31P) models are powered by up to Intel Core i3 N-Series processors, while the Aspire Go 14 (AG14-21P) can also be equipped with the AMD Ryzen 7000 Series processors to provide responsive performance, coupled with up to 10 hours of battery life across all models. Each model also comes with up to 16 GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 1 TB M.2 PCIe Gen3 SSD for sufficient storage space to save images, videos, and files.
With narrow bezel designs and up to 16:10 aspect ratios, the Aspire Go laptops offer large viewing spaces and high-resolution visuals on the Aspire Go 14’s WUXGA panel and the Aspire Go 15’s FHD display. The devices are also integrated with Copilot in Windows, offering greater usability and assistance to users when performing tasks and utilizing applications on their devices with a single click of the dedicated Copilot key. Video calls on the devices are also enhanced with Acer’s TNR solution for better image clarity, even in low-light conditions, while Acer PurifiedVoice AI Noise Reduction and dual digital microphones ensure voices are captured with precision. AcerSense is the go-to when optimizing storage space and monitoring applications, while Wi-Fi 6 connectivity helps minimize buffering when video calling and streaming movies.
The Acer Aspire Go 15 (AG15-31P) will be available in North America in February, starting at $249.99, and in EMEA in February, starting at EUR 529. The Acer Aspire Go 14 (Intel processor) (AG14-31P) will be available in North America in March, starting at $249.99, and in EMEA in March, starting at EUR 549. The Acer Aspire Go 14 (AMD processor) (AG14-21P) will also be available in North America in March, starting at $379.99, and in EMEA in March, starting at EUR 649.
Aspire Vero 16
On the other hand, the Acer Aspire Vero 16 is powered by the new Intel Core Ultra processors complete with Intel AI Boost. Not only that, but Acer has committed to making this model carbon-neutral by taking actions to minimize its carbon footprint at each state of the laptop’s lifecycle and applying high-quality carbon credits to make up the difference and achieve carbon neutrality.
Combining a new design and the latest collaboration features, the Acer Aspire Vero 16 (AV16-51P) is made for those who are looking for an eco-conscious choice without sacrificing performance. Engineered to do more, the Intel Evo Edition is powered with up to Intel Core Ultra 7 processors with Intel AI Boost to deliver premium PC experiences, supercharged productivity, and long-lasting battery life of up to 10.5 hours on a single charge. Shipped with Copilot in Windows, it utilizes the application’s centralized generative AI to intelligently assist users in navigating across their devices with ease, helping save time and effort when working, creating, or playing. Crystal-clear video and audio are delivered on the AI PC’s 1440p QHD webcam with AI-assisted Acer PurifiedVoice to stay clear of unwanted noise when conferencing. The Windows 11 laptop is also equipped with 16 GB of LPDDR5 memory which supports up to 2 TB dual PCIe Gen 4 SSD of upgradable storage.
The device’s 16-inch WQXGA (2560 x 1600) display with a 16:10 aspect ratio and thin bezels is great for work or entertainment purposes as it covers 100% of the sRGB color space and is available with a WUXGA touchscreen option. Users can stream, work, and connect effortlessly in any location with Wi-Fi 7 compatibility and a selection of vital connectivity features such as Bluetooth LE Audio, two USB Type-C ports (Thunderbolt 4 and USB 4), and an HDMI 2.1 port. The Aspire Vero 16 also comes with a host of intelligent applications including the AcerSense™ app to manage the laptop’s battery consumption, power-saving, and performance modes, while Intel Unison 2.0 integrates different devices and operating systems in a single screen for seamless productivity.
The Acer Aspire Vero 16 (AV16-51P) will be available in North America in April, starting at $749.99, and in EMEA in March, starting at EUR 1,199.
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