Notebook addressing users who typically use their notebook both professionally and privately. These notebooks are more suitable for professional work as well as entertainment, featuring both professional connectivity and solid audio/video functionalities.
In 2006 Acer celebrates 30 years of making history in the IT Industry. 30 years of making history in the fast-paced IT industry shows that Acer has walked in the right direction. Its far-reaching strategy of focusing on R&D and marketing development laid the foundations and created a company ready to embrace the challenges of the future.
Founded in 1976, Acer ranks among the world's top four branded PC vendors and second in EMEA Region (source Gartner 3Q 2006). In 2000, Acer spun-off its manufacturing operation to focus its resources on developing technologically advanced, user-friendly solutions. The decision to support the sales of its product lines through specific marketing activities that best utilize distribution channels, has allowed Acer to achieve excellent results worldwide.
Overcoming the barriers between people and technology: this is Acer’s long-term mission, to allow anyone to use and benefit from technology. Acer is renowned for the development and manufacture of sophisticatedly and intuitively designed, easy to use products.
Acer is the EMEA region leader in the notebook sector, holding 20,9% market share in Q3 2006. In the global PC market Acer ranks first in Russia, the Czech Republic and in Poland. In the notebook segment Acer has strengthened its leadership in EMEA by ranking first in eleven (11) countries – Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Russia, the Czech Republic, Austria, Belgium, The Netherlands, Greece and Poland – second in South Africa, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Turkey and Sweden and now third in Hungary.
Acer’s product range includes PC notebooks and Desktops, servers and storage systems, monitors, peripheral devices, digital devices, LCD TVs and e-business solutions for business, Government, Education and home users. Acer employs 5,600 people throughout the world and has created a consolidated sales and service network in more than 100 countries. Revenues reached US $9,7 billion.