Acer Revo RL100 Now Available in the U.S., Gets a $499 Price Tag

Acer is such a tease. Acer gave us all a sneak peek of their Revo 2 with RevoPad early last year at IDF, a devices that runs Windows Media Center Embedded and leverages Intel's CE4100 SoC (the same chip found in D-Link's Boxee Box). Then later that year Acer introduced the AMD + NVIDIA ION [...]

Acer’s 10.1-inch, Android Honeycomb Iconia Tab A500 Lands at Best Buy for $449

Scoot over Motorola XOOM and make room on the display shelf for Acer's new Iconia Tab A500. Like the XOOM the Iconia Tab is powered by a dual-core 1Ghz Tegra 2 processor, offers a 10.1-inch display (16:10, 1280x800), and runs Android Honeycomb. In fact, it weighs just about the same (1.7lbs) and is just as [...]

Acer Rolls Out the Revo 100 Slim, Set-top HTPC with Windows 7

I'm shaking my head a little over this one. My first reaction to this new product is... Oh, it's the Windows Media Center Embedded device, dubbed Revo 2 with RevoPad, we all got a glimpse of at IDF 2010. Well, no. It's actually a full-on Windows 7 HTPC powered by an AMD Athlon II Neo [...]

Acer Launches the Aspire RevoView Media Streamer

Acer today is announcing that the Aspire RevoView they debuted in Berlin this past September will be going on sale next week in the UK for £119.99 (about $192 US). The device is DLNA certified and features 1080p HD video playback via HDMI. It includes an internal drive bay for a 3.5-inch HDD and is [...]

New Acer Aspire Revo 3700 Takes Things Up a Notch

Many folks were fans of the 1080p capable Acer Aspire Revo 3610 nettop powered by an Intel Atom 1.6Ghz processor, 2GB RAM, and NVIDIA ION graphics — it made for nice low power, low budget HTPC. Now the company has a new version coming out that takes things up notch... or two. The new 3700 [...]

Acer on Track to Launch 7 and 10-inch Android Tablets in Q4 2010

DigiTimes is reporting that Acer will launch 7 and 10-inch ARM-based tablets in Q4 2010. The tablets, according to its sources, will "integrate multimedia entertainment capabilities and feature support for Adobe Flash with Android 2.2." Luckily for us, Acer's CEO already gave the press a glimpse of one of their upcoming tablets this past May, [...]

Acer Launches the $399, 1TB Aspire easyStore Windows Home Server

It looks like HP's MediaSmart Server line has got some competition to worry about. Acer today has unveiled its own Windows Home Server (WHS), called the Aspire easyStore, that places itself somewhere between the 640GB single drive HP LX ($399) and multi-drive, powerhouse EX series (starting $599). Personally, I think the 1TB Acer easyStore ($399) [...]

Acer Set to Release the Sub-$500, Blu-ray Movie Playback Capable, AspireRevo Nettop PC

Based on the NVIDIA ION platform, the upcoming AspireRevo PC will come equipped with NVIDIA's MC70 graphic chip (the same one that's at the heart of the company's GeForce 9400M card) and an Intel Atom 230/330 processor. According to Gizmodo, who was lucky enough to get a hands-on demo, the AspireRevo is capable of playing [...]