Porsche Design and Acer form a new partnership, combining Porsche Design's functional design philosophy and engineering mind with Acer's technological innovations and deep knowledge in the global computer market. Both work to provide exclusive and cutting edge products. The first creation developed in this partnership is a high quality notebook, which combines advanced technologies with puristic and minimalist design elements. The Porsche Design Acer Book RS has an all-metal chassis, equipped with processors up to the latest Intel® Core™ 11th generation i7 and GPU2 up to NVIDIA® GeForce® MX350, all in a compact structure of just 1.2 kg.
The chassis is finished in carbon fiber, a special touch inspired by decades of automotive designs that value the raw material for its lightness, resistance and extreme performance. The Porsche Design Acer Book RS was developed in partnership with Intel and includes models verified on the Intel Evo platform - a seal that attests to the fulfillment of some key usage metrics, such as consistent performance while connected to the battery, instant activation, autonomy under conditions real use and fast charge - making it an exceptional notebook for almost any task.
“Acer has been in the industry for over 40 years, and its recognized track record of excellence matches our commitment to deliver incredible products in partnership. We are very happy to start this partnership with the new Porsche Design Acer Book RS, a product that carries the DNA of our brand and sets new standards for performance and design ”, says Jan Becker, CEO of the Porsche Design Group.
Acer Deputy COO Jerry Kao adds: “The fruit of an exciting partnership between Acer and Porsche Design, the Porsche Design Acer Book RS is a perfect combination of style and performance for urban professionals who need mobility. It combines Acer's technological expertise with the sophistication of Porsche Design, resulting in a refined product that excels not only for timeless aesthetics, but also for excellent performance under the hood. ”
“The Intel Evo platform supports an intense joint development partnership and helps certify the best performing devices, raising the bar for what we can expect from a notebook,” says Chris Walker, corporate vice president and general manager of Mobile Platforms from Intel. “Designs with the Intel Evo seal - like the new Porsche Design Acer Book RS equipped with 11th generation Intel Core processors and Intel Iris X graphicsand - are optimized to deliver performance, responsiveness and autonomy in real-world conditions for modern work and entertainment needs. ”
Unmistakable and iconic design
Following Porsche Design's functional design philosophy, the Porsche Design Acer Book RS is an expression of refined computing power in which each resource serves a purpose. A 3k carbon fiber cover stands out above the device's CNC-cut diamond-cut chassis, providing a contrast that evokes boldness and personality without sacrificing portability. The entire unit is only 1.2 kg and 15.99 mm thick. Cover and chassis are connected by a monoblock hinge that raises the keyboard slightly when the notebook is opened, improving cooling and enabling a more ergonomic typing experience. The backlit keyboard provides convenience for typing even at night, and the precise glass touchpad supports multitouch for a more intuitive multitasking experience.
Powerful and engaging performance
Inside, the Porsche Design Acer Book RS brings processors to the latest Intel Core i7 from 11The generation with Intel Iris X graphicsand, Optional dedicated GPUs up to NVIDIA® GeForce® MX350 and up to 16 GB of RAM to ensure you can smoothly perform any task in a working day. It features a 14 inch FHD IPS touchscreen with Antimicrobial Corning® Gorilla® Glass that covers 100% from the sRGB color range and stands out for its ultra-thin edges, providing an immersive 90% screen-to-body ratio. Two copper heat tubes guarantee the cooling of the device and the battery lasts an impressive 17 hours. It is also possible to guarantee 4 hours of use with a quick charge of 30 minutes, if necessary. For an even more refined user experience, the device features Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (Gig +) Dual Band, wide range of ports (USB-C™, Thunderbolt™ 4 and USB 3.2 Gen 2) and intelligent features, such as secure fingerprint login via Windows Hello, Modern Standby and Wake on Voice.
Compartmentalized and multifunctional by nature, the Porsche Design Acer Travelpack RS (mousepad, mouse, carrying case and notebook cover) is ideal to accompany the Porsche Design Acer Book RS. The carrying case is made of ECCO leather® PALERMO XA, a durable material, pleasant to the touch and with a subtle shine. Magnetic closures secure the bag to a notebook cover made of 1680D fabric that is water-repellent and perfect for protecting the notebook from scratches and the wear and tear inherent in a hectic lifestyle. For efficiency, the cover of the notebook has a detachable tab that can be used as a mousepad.
The Porsche Design Acer Mouse RS bluetooth mouse completes the Travelpack. Carbon fiber is used to reinforce the quality of the left mouse button and also at its base. This sturdy material ensures long life for the mouse, which also has a DPI switch to quickly switch between three levels of sensitivity.
Prices and availability
There is still no confirmation for the product's commercialization date in Brazil. Exact specifications, pricing and availability vary by region. To learn more about availability, product specifications and pricing in specific markets, contact your nearest Acer office via the website www.acer.com.