Acer Announces ConceptD, a Full Product Portfolio Designed for Creators

With up to 32GB of DDR4 memory at 2666MHz and two 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSDs in RAID 0, creators can store projects and numerous videos, and access large files without needing to fumble with multiple external hard drives.

ConceptD 7 -- Up to Real-time 6K RED Video Editing and Rendering Performance

Featuring up to a new 9th Gen Intel Core i7 processor for premium notebook performance and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 graphics with Max-Q Design, the ConceptD 7 lets creators accelerate up to real-time 6K RED video editing and rendering performance on heavy workflows. It's easy to carry around, at just 17.9 mm (0.70 inches) thin, and weighing just 2.1 kg (4.63 lbs.). The 15.6- inch UHD (3840 x 2160) 4K IPS, PANTONE Validated display is built for creators, with a wide color gamut of 100 percent of the Adobe RGB color space, and a color accuracy of Delta E <2 for remarkable color precision.

Ports include a Thunderbolt 3 and MiniDP ports for connecting up to three external displays, and features Killer DoubleShot Pro for a strong and reliable WiFi connection.

ConceptD 5 - Go Create!

Graphic design is quick and easy on the ConceptD 5 laptop. Users can fine-tune images with professional precision and complete the trickiest 2D graphic design projects in no time with its powerful 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with Radeon RX Vega M GL graphics. It's slim and light, with a modern design that looks great in any workplace, or for working on the go. It features a premium metal chassis with a magnesium-aluminum alloy on top and a palm rest area and a magnesium-lithium alloy on the bottom. Weighing just 1.5 kg (3.30 lbs.), and measuring 16.9 mm thin (0.67 inches), it has a 6.22 mm (0.24 inches) narrow bezel with an 80 percent screen-to-body ratio.

For creators, color accuracy is critical for design, and the ConceptD 5 doesn't disappoint with its 4K UHD PANTONE Validated display. The narrow 6.2 mm bezels give creators more screen to work with and a 100 percent Adobe RGB color gamut and color accuracy of Delta E <2 to ensure faithful color reproduction. With up to 16GB of DDR4 memory and up to 1TB of responsive NVMe PCIe SSD storage in RAID 0 helps lets users create more. Creators can type comfortably in any environment with the warm amber glow of the backlit keyboard.

The ConceptD 5 comes with a full range of ports, including a USB Type-C Gen 1 supporting up to 5 Gbps data transfers, as well as DisplayPort and power charging, plus offline charging. The embedded fingerprint reader provides additional security through Windows Hello.

ConceptD Monitors for Creators

Creators need color accuracy beyond what most mainstream monitors can offer, and thus Acer created ConceptD UHD monitors. Featuring a remarkable color accuracy of Delta E <1 and a modern slick, black finish with a wood-patterned base, these new PANTONE Validated monitors are optimized so creators can do more.

The ConceptD CM7321K is a 32-inch monitor ideal for 2D creators. Its VESA-Certified DisplayHDR 1000, 32-inch 4K UHD display delivers 1152 zones of local-dimming with Mini LED technology and DisplayHDR 1000, plus 99 percent coverage of the Adobe® RGB color space and 89.5 percent Rec.2020 so creators and filmmakers can bring their ideas to life.

The ConceptD CP7271K is a PANTONE Validated 27-inch monitor optimized for 3D creators. It has an impressive color accuracy of Delta E <1, a wide color gamut of 99 percent of the AdobeRGB color space, and 93 percent DCI-P3 color space. It also features GSYNC Ultimate and DisplayHDR 1000 for unparalleled color and image detail.

ConceptD OJO Windows Mixed Reality Headset for Creators

The ConceptD OJO Windows Mixed Reality Headset features a 4,320 x 2,160 display, detachable and swappable head strap design, easy inter-pupil distance adjustment, and a classic white finish. It has a patented built-in sound pipe technology, and software-assisted interpupillary distance (IPD) adjustment technology that lets the wearer modify the gap between the eye's pupil and the display distance for sharper, clearer images and a more enjoyable experience.

The headset's unique detachable design makes it easy to clean and share among multiple users (family and friends, or in a business environment). The head strap provides a snug yet comfortable fit to keep the headset firmly in place. The ConceptD OJO's integrated audio system focuses sound on the ears, eliminating the need for headphones, and the patented IPD technology ensures the display is set at the optimal distance from the wearer's eyes. It's easy to set up with inside-out tracking and 6 degrees of freedom positional tracking.

Pricing and Availability

The ConceptD 900 will be available in North America in July, starting at USD 19,999; in EMEA in June starting at EUR 17,999; and in China in December, starting at RMB 259,999.

The ConceptD 500 will be available in North America in July, starting at USD 1,699; in EMEA in July, starting at EUR 2,799; and in China in July, starting at RMB 20,999.

The ConceptD 9 will be available in North America in August, starting at USD 4,999; in EMEA in August, starting at EUR 4,999; and in China in August. Starting at RMB 49,999.

The ConceptD 7 will be available in North America in July, starting at USD 2,299; in EMEA in July, starting at EUR 2,299; and in China in May, starting at RMB 19,999.

The ConceptD 5 will be available in North America in June, starting at USD 1,699; in EMEA in July, starting at EUR 1,699; and in China in June, starting at RMB 12,999.

The ConceptD CM7321K 32-inch Monitor will be available in North America in September, starting at USD 2,999; and in EMEA in September, starting at EUR 3,199.00, and in China in August, starting at RMB 29,999.

The ConceptD CP7271K 27-inch Monitor will be available in North America in July, starting at USD 1,999; and in EMEA in July, starting at EUR 2,099; and in China in June, starting at RMB 9,999.

Exact specifications, prices, and availability will vary by region. To learn more about availability, product specifications and prices in specific markets, please contact your nearest Acer office via www.acer.com.

The new ConceptD high-end desktops, notebooks, and monitors for creators were unveiled today at the next@acer press event held in New York, where the company announced a range of new devices and solutions for gamers, creators, families, students, and professionals. For more information, visit www.acer.com/nextatacer.

[1] Specifications may vary depending on model/country

[2] All brands and product names mentioned herein include trademarks of their respective companies and are used solely to describe or identify the products

About Acer

Founded in 1976, today Acer is one of the world's top ICT companies and has a presence in over 160 countries. As Acer looks into the future, it is focused on enabling a world where hardware, software and services will infuse with one another to open up new possibilities for consumers and businesses alike. From service-oriented technologies to the Internet of Things to gaming and virtual reality, Acer's 7,000+ employees are dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale, and support of products and solutions that break barriers between people and technology. Please visit www.acer.com  for more information.




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