We are now into the month of December 2022, the final month of year 2022, this is also the festive Christmas season, a time for festive season celebrations, gatherings with family and friends! Time to buy Christmas gifts for your family, loved ones and friends! Planning to get a new laptop as a Christmas gift? Let me share with you: Acer Christmas Gift Guide 2022!
For working professionals adjusting to hybrid work
The global pandemic COVID-19 has brought about huge changes to how we work and live. Employees now have to adjust between working from home and in the office, in a new hybrid future of work. Therefore, employees often have to carry their laptops around with them, thus having a portable laptop is the key.
The new Acer Swift Edge is the ideal solution, it weighs just 1.17kg and sports a stunning 16-inch 4K OLED. It is also a secured-core PC which safeguard sensitive user data, all being 12.95mm thin, perfect for professionals on the move in a new hybrid era of work.
The Acer Swift Edge is designed to help maximise the productivity and creativity demands of the present-day hybrid workforce, the 16-inch laptop is powered by AMD Ryzen™ 7 PRO 6850U and AMD Ryzen™ 5 PRO 6650U. The 4K OLED display showcases a 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut support with 500 nits peak brightness and less than 0.2ms response time.
It offers Wi-Fi 6E for high-speed wireless connections and file sharing, with essential ports aplenty such as HDMI 2.1, two USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C ports with fast charging capabilities, two USB Type-A ports, an audio jack, taking portable productivity and convenience to a whole new level.
- AMD Ryzen™ 5 PRO 6650U and AMD Ryzen™ 7 PRO 6850U
- 16 GB / 32 GB of onboard LPDDR5 system memory
- Wi-Fi 6E Wireless LAN
- Windows 11 Pro
- Microsoft Pluton, and biometric authentication
- 1.17kg, 12.95mm thin
Pricing & Availability
The Acer Swift Edge is available from S$2,298, you can purchase it from Acer Singapore’s e-store and other online marketplaces such as Shopee and Lazada.
For the eco-conscious user
Acer Aspire Vero
If you’re looking for a general-purpose laptop for your loved ones this Christmas, the Acer Aspire Vero is an affordable option with a sustainable twist.
Available in both 14 and 15 inches, the new Aspire Vero uses a percentage of PCR (Post-Consumer Recycled) plastic and OBP (Ocean-bound Plastic) in its build. In particular, the chassis utilises 30% PCR plastic and saves 21% in carbon emissions for its production of the paint-free chassis. It comes with the latest 12th generation Intel® Core™ processors and Intel® Xe Graphics, the new Aspire Vero is optimised for your productivity needs. Supported by two USB 3.2 Type-A Gen1 ports and a Thunderbolt 4/USB Type-C port to provide users with the essential ports for everyday use and fast connectivity. The packaging is also made with up to 90% recycled paper.
- Intel® Core™ i5-1235U processor and Intel® Core™ i7-1255U processor (only for the 14-inch model)
- Intel® EVO™ platform
- Windows 11 Home
- Up to 16.5 hours (14-inch) and 13 hours (15-inch) of battery life on video playback
- 30% PCR casing, 50% PCR plastic, OceanGlass Touchpad
- Up to 90% Recycled Paper & 100% Recyclable New Packaging
Pricing & Availability
The Acer Aspire Vero is available from S$1,098, you can purchase it from Acer Singapore’s e-store and other online marketplaces such as Shopee and Lazada.
Merry Christmas everyone!
Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas 2022 in advance! Have a great and fun festive season and gatherings with your family, loved ones and friends! Happy Christmas shopping with Acer!
* Information and pictures courtesy of Acer and Gloo *