Wednesday, December 8

Acer kicks off ‘Be cool everyday’ campaign in Sarawak


(From left) Acer Malaysia’s Wong, Soon, assistant manager Roseanne Ho, Miri and Brunei branch manager Richard Soo, product managers Edmund Hoh and Jeffrey Lai, poses with Acer’s latest lifestyle laptops and the new line-up under the Predator gaming series, which include the world’s first and limited edition curved screen gaming laptop; Predator 21 X.

KUCHING: Acer Malaysia kicked off Acer Day for Sarawak under the theme ‘Be cool everday’, with the introduction of a host of exciting devices.

Acer Malaysia also believed that the personal computer (PC) as well as the laptop markets’ growth will remain steady driven by demand, despite the current condition of the economy.

“Despite the current condition of the economy, we believe that the PC and the overall computing market as well as our products will continue to see steady growth as there is still a steady demand for it,” said Acer Malaysia Consumer Business director Jerry Soon, during the launch of Acer Day here, yesterday.

“I believe PC/laptops are an essential tools in our lives. There will constantly be a demand for the device.

“We also expect strong growth in Sarawak for our products especially with the launch of these new gaming and lifestyle products,” added Acer Malaysia, Kuching branch manager Wong Ho Lock.

Acer Malaysia noted that gaming products have seen a steady three-fold growth year-on-year driven by a growing gaming industry.

The launch of Acer Day in Sarawak saw the introduction various new gaming products fit for a wide range of gamers from amateurs to hardcore gamers as well as a range of lifestyle devices for office and home uses.

Sarawakians can now look forward to a new line-up for powerful to casual Acer gaming devices and a range of lifestyle devices that adds a touch of style to work on the go and to home entertainment besides offering efficient computing.

Wong said, “Acer continuously offers products with meaningful innovations and superior performance, leading the industry with new technology and solutions that benefit customers.

“Our products are specially designed with users in mind; with improved usability to meet the real needs of our customers.

“We are extremely excited to introduce our gaming and lifestyle devices line-up with innovative features, including the all new third generation of Aeroblad 3D fan, Acer Coolboost technology, Acer LiquidLoop fan-less cooling system and the world’s first curved screen laptop.”

Headlining the range of new products is the highly anticipated Predator Helios 300 which features Acer’s proprietary AeroBlad 3D fan, the latest iteration of the world’s thinnest metal blade fan for advanced aerodynamics and a 35 per cent increase in airflow performance, and Acer Nitro 5 with Acer Coolboost technology to deliver superior cooling ability.

Both devices offer a thermal solution to manage heat and keep the system running optimally at a low temperature for better and smoother gameplay.

This gaming laptop is expected to take Acer’s Predator line-up to greater heights in the gaming industry as it showcases advanced technology and never-before-seen innovation.

From August 3 to September 30, customers can receive shopping vouchers to up to RM50 for the purchase of selected Acer models worth RM2,999 and below.

For purchases of selected models between RM3,000 to RM3,999, customers would be rewarded with Microsoft Office 365 software, whereas for purchases of selected Acer models above RM4,000, customers would receive a free 1TB hard disk drive.

In conjunction with Acer Day, members of the public can now participate in its daily online challenges to collect points and stand a chance to win attractive prizes comprising of the newly launched Acer Nitro 5, Swift 5, Spin 5 laptops, and more.

For more information, visit or visit Acer Malaysia’s Facebook page. Alternatively, call Acer’s Product infoline at 1800-88-1288 (Mondays to Friday, 9am to 6pm).