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2011-05-24

Acer Revo 100 desktop earns Best Choice and Design & Innovation awards at Computex 2011 - Ultimate multimedia solution for your home


TAIPEI, TAIWAN

Sleek contemporary design and powerful multimedia capabilities – this is the Acer Revo 100 in a nutshell. Place it into your living room and it will easily bring together all your computing device content, whether home based or mobile, as well as the Internet for the ultimate home entertainment experience under one roof. The innovative Revo 100 has won both the Best Choice and Design & Innovation awards at Computex Taipei, the most influential global IT event held in Asia.

Each year, the jury of the Best Choice awards selects Taiwan's best ICT products in the overseas market. While the Design & Innovation awards, organized in cooperation with world-leading industrial design institution iF Design, honor products that stand out through excellent design. Their evaluation criteria include degree of innovation, design quality, choice of materials, environmental friendliness, functionality and brand value, among others.

Connect over multiple platforms
Featured on the Revo 100 is Acer clear.fi, a special application that runs on your home network. It automatically detects all your household devices and lets you find, share, play, store and enjoy all your multimedia content anywhere in your home – over multiple platforms – in an easy, intuitive and innovative way. Anything on the home network can be effortlessly connected, be it a  smartphone, notebook, netbook, HD media player, all-in-one PC or even a home storage device. Enjoy and have fun with your multimedia anywhere, no matter where the content is stored!

What’s more, with a really user friendly interface, Acer clear.fi is four-time easy: easy to set up, with immediate connection of your devices; easy to search your multimedia libraries; easy to share, just drag-n-drop to play or save media files to any of the connected devices; and, easy to scale, allowing you to effortlessly add devices or expand storage capacity.

Sleek design with wireless touchpad
Slim and elegant, the Acer Revo 100 is graced by a contemporary design with shiny copper-color highlights, including the power button and volume wheel, which contrast nicely with the matte black finish. The Acer Revo 100 may be used on its removable vertical stand or be placed horizontally in a Consumer Electronc appliance tradition. Nicely concealed within its lean body is the innovative a dual-mode wireless touchpad. Press the toggle button to transform the touchpad into a touch keyboard to easily type any amount of text with your fingers. Another tap on the toggle button and you have a multi-gesture large touchpad that lets you move the curser and then browse, rotate and zoom in/out with intuitive finger movements.

The Acer Revo 100 is powered by AMD Athlon™ II Neo dual-core processor and features next-generation NVIDIA® ION™ graphics solution for a premium 1080P full HD performance. The Acer Revo 100 is configurable with an internal TV tuner as well as a choice of either a DVD burner or a BD Combo optical drive. The BD Combo option provides full 1080P 3D playback when connected to any 3D enabled HDMI display. It supports up to 4 GB of DDR3 memory and large storage with up to 750GB of capacity. For even greater flexibility, Acer Revo 100 is equipped with 3 USB ports and a multi-in-one card reader, wireless and wired LAN and is preloaded with Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-bit operating system enabling all traditional PC usage.

Acer Revo 100 will be showcased at Acer’s booth at Computex Taipei 2011, which runs from May 31-June 4. Acer's booth is located in the Nankang exhibition hall, upper floor, #L1017.  For product specification and availability, please contact the nearest Acer branch office. Location and contact information may be found on www.acer.com.