Acer Previews Its First Chromebook With Intel Processors Based on Haswell Micro-Architecture at IDF

Acer Previews Its First Chromebook With Intel Processors Based on Haswell Micro-Architecture at IDF 
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/11/13 --  Acer America is
previewing its first Chromebook with Intel processors based on the
Haswell micro-architecture today at the 2013 Intel Developer Forum.
This third-generation Chromebook results from collaboration between
Acer, Intel and Google, bringing together the best in technology to
usher in the next era of innovation in the thriving Chromebook
market.  
Acer has been a leader in the Chromebook space, developing one of the
first offerings and educating the market on the devices' unique
capabilities, strong feature set and ease-of-use.  
"The value proposition of the Acer Chromebook line resonates with
consumers, education and a growing number of businesses, as more work
is done by teams that collaborate, create and connect using a wide
and varied range of apps for learning, research, fun and work," said
Arif Maskatia, chief technology officer, Acer America. "The new Acer
Chromebook will inspire greater innovation for developers and in
turn, for our customers in numerous markets." 
"The latest Chromebooks with Intel processors based on the Haswell
micro-architecture enable sleek new designs with amazing battery life
and improved performance," said Navin Shenoy, Vice President, PC
Client Group, General Manager, Mobile Client Platform Division,
Intel.  
The upcoming Acer Chromebook will be available in time for the
holiday season.  
About Acer 
Established in 1976, Acer is an information and communication
technology company dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale
and support of innovative products that enhance people's lives.
Acer's green supply chain delivers environmentally friendly PCs,
displays, projectors, servers, tablets and smartphones -- tools our
customers need to explore beyond limits and experience more. Ranked
No. 3 for notebooks globally (IDC 2012), Acer employs 8,000 people,
and 2012 revenues reached US$14.7 billion. Please visit www.acer.com
for more information. 
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Acer America
Erin Davern
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E-mail: erin.davern@acer.com 
 
 
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