The Acer One is the company’s latest 2-in-1 hybrid device in India priced at Rs 19,999 exclusively available on Amazon India. The device can be used in four different modes as claimed by Acer. Lets have a look at them.
- Notebook mode – A fully functional laptop with keyboard, offers efficiency for work and productivity, precise and ample keys for comfortable typing.
- Pad mode – Use it as tablet – load your favourite web pages, play exciting games, or watching latest movies, fits nicely in your hand.
- Display mode – Present your proposal or broadcast a video conference, share photos or movies with others, offers a large size of photo frame.
- Tent mode – The perfect mode when you need to use it in a narrow space, e.g. viewing recipes in the kitchen or setting the device up on a bookshelf.
Acer One S1001 Specifications
The Acer One features a 10-inch HD multi-touch display which is powered by a 1.33 GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3735F processor which Turbo Boosts up to 1.86 GHz. It comes in 1GB / 2 GB RAM with 32 GB of internal storage (eMMC) which can be expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card. The keyboard dock which comes with the device also houses a built-in 500 GB HDD.
The Acer One runs on Windows 8.1 OS and comes with a 2 megapixel rear camera along with a 0.3 megapixel (VGA) front-facing (web) camera for selfies and video calling. The hybrid device has dual speakers.
The Acer One has 3G (via dongle), WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 ports and 1 HDMI port as connectivity options. It packs in a 6,000 mAh battery under the hood. The device also includes free 1 TB of storage for one-year on OneDrive.
On this occasion, S Rajendran, CMO, Acer India said,
“The Acer One was very well received by consumers when we made it available last month through an online marketplace to understand the consumer acceptance for a unique 2-in-1 device. Taking a cue from that success, we decided to make it available through traditional retail stores also so that consumers get an opportunity to experience the power of Acer One’s unique offerings. We decided to leverage our strong retail presence in order to reach out to consumers who are present in Tier 2 & 3 cities, smaller towns and rural markets.”
The Acer One is now available in major retail stores across India starting at Rs 19,999 for the 1GB variant and Rs 21,999 for the 2GB variant. It is also sold on Amazon India.