Acer launches the updated ConceptD series products keeping content creators in mind

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Now while the naming scheme might be slightly complicated, the Acer ConceptD series has a varied line up. Included in the lineup is the ConceptD 3 notebook range featuring the ConceptD 3 Ezel convertible notebook for creators on the move, the powerful ConceptD 100 desktop for content creators who work in small businesses and creative studios, and a trio of ConceptD monitors such as the ConceptD CP5, the ConceptD CP3 and the ConceptD CM3 for computer graphics professionals. 

ConceptD 3 Ezel

Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel
Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel

As you can see the ConceptD 3 Ezel has its name for a reason. The laptop comes with Acer’s innovative hinge which allows an immense versatility as far as display positions go. It gives creators the ability to switch between six usage modes such as stand mode for drawing content or display mode for presenting it and other usage modes including an adjustable float mode, traditional laptop mode, pad mode and share mode.

The laptop comes with a claimed 18 hours of battery life and the device’s ‘creative toolbox’ includes programmable keys and a suite of connectivity options, such as a SD card 7.0 reader and USB Type-C Thunderbolt 3 port. All this while weighing just 1.68 kg (14’’, 3.7 lbs) or 1.95 kg (15’’, 4.29 kg). 

Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel
Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel

The notebook features a 14 or 15.6-inch FHD PANTONE-Validated touchscreen display that covers 100% of the sRGB color gamut and has a delta E<2 color accuracy. This display is perfect for drawing as the laptop also comes with Acer’s Active Stylus, featuring 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity. Furthermore, the ConceptD 3 Ezel is powered by 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10750H or 10th Gen Intel Core i5-10300H processors, NVIDIA Quadro T1000 (ConceptD 3 Ezel Pro) or GeForce GTX 1650Ti GPUs and 1 TB of PCIe SSD storage.

The ConceptD 3 Ezel will be available in North America in August starting at USD 1,499.99; in EMEA in September starting at EUR 1,699 (Dh7003.45); and in China in August, starting at RMB 9,999.       

ConceptD 3 Notebook

Acer ConceptD 3 Notebook
Acer ConceptD 3 Notebook

The ConceptD 3 Notebook looks like any other laptop but is primarily designed to handle all 2D or 3D color-critical design work. owered by NVIDIA Quadro T1000 (ConceptD 3 Pro) or GeForce GTX 1650Ti GPUs and the new 10th Gen Intel Core H-series processors, it gives about 20 hours of battery-life and comes with a 14- or 15.6-inch FHD PANTONE Validated display.

The ConceptD 3 will be available in North America in October starting at USD 999.99; in EMEA in October starting at EUR 1,299 (Dh5354.61); and in China in September, starting at RMB 8,999.

ConceptD 100 Desktop

The ConceptD 100 desktop is ideal for graphics-intensive 2D design and entry-level 3D CAD modeling, addressing the specific needs of professional creators and multimedia classrooms. The ConceptD 100 desktop is equipped with a powerful 9th Gen Intel Core processor and an NVIDIA GeForce or Quadro GPU, allowing 2D and light-duty 3D creators to accelerate quickly and reliably through tasks and workflows. This small form factor PC comes with up to 256 GB of ultrafast SSD storage, all-around connectivity and 32 GB of DDR4 RAM, which allows creators to make simultaneous use of all essential applications without delay. Its front air intake and side-ventilation keep the mini workstation cool and ensure that its noise levels stay under 40 dBA, the equivalent of a library room. It blends features with style, coming in an elegant, off-white curved design that fits perfectly into any modern office or workspace.

The ConceptD 100 will be available in EMEA in June starting at EUR 799 (Dh3293.56).

ConceptD CP5 and CP3 Monitors  

Acer ConceptD CP5271U V
Acer ConceptD CP5271U V

The CP5271U V model features Delta E<1 color accuracy and is PANTONE-Validated with 1.07 billion colors. It has a WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution, VESA DisplayHDR 600, is Adaptive-Sync compatible and overclockable to a 170 Hz refresh rate, making it ideal for professional video editing and CG work. Covering 99% of the Adobe RGB color space and leveraging a fast 1 ms (GTG) response time, it produces rich and lifelike images. 

The ConceptD CP5 will be available in North America in August starting at USD 749.99; in EMEA in August starting at EUR 759 (Dh3128.67); and in China in July, starting at RMB 4,999.

Acer ConceptD CP3271U V
Acer ConceptD CP3271U V

The ConceptD CP3 Monitor, also aimed at professional creators, video editors, animators and graphic designers, has similar specifications and supports 98% of the DCI-P3 wide color gamut, WQHD 3840 x 2160 with a refresh rate up to 165 Hz as well as VESA DisplayHDR 400. 

The ConceptD CP3 will be available in North America in August starting at USD 619.99; in EMEA in August starting at EUR 629 (Dh2592.80); and in China in June, starting at RMB 3,999.

ConceptD CM3 Monitor

Acer ConceptD CM3271K
Acer ConceptD CM3271K

The CM3271K model offers a 4K UHD 3840 x 2160 screen with a 4 ms (G to G) response time, 60 Hz refresh rate and a wide color gamut supporting 99% of the Adobe RGB color space. It’s compatible with AMD Radeon FreeSync, and with PANTONE Validation, Delta E<2 and VESA-certified DisplayHDR 400 support, creators can expect greater color accuracy as well as greater overall luminance.

The ConceptD CM3 will be available in North America in August starting at USD 709.99; in EMEA in August starting at EUR 719 (Dh2983.79); and in China in July, starting at RMB 4,999.