Acer Malaysia today officially introduced the much-anticipated annual Acer Day 2021 campaign with the theme ’Live Your World‘ for this year to encourage Malaysians to make the best of whatever situation they are in. In addition to regular promotions and activities, Acer Malaysia will donate a portion of proceeds from every purchase of select devices during this campaign on behalf of customers to World Vision.
Acer Day 2021
Following the philosophy of connecting people through music from its predecessor, this year sees Acer gathering young singers from six countries to produce the theme song ’Live Your World‘. Representing Malaysian is Aina Abdul, who carried her part in Malay and English. The Malaysian songstress is joined by other talented singers from – Indonesia, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.
“On behalf Acer Malaysia, I would like to express my utmost gratitude for the support from our customers. Acer Malaysia is ranked the No.1 best-selling brand in Lazada and Shopee under the computers and laptops category in the recent 7.7 Mid-Year Sales. With Acer Day, we are offering our customers a perfect opportunity to enjoy special promotions and participate in activities to stand a chance to win prizes worth more than RM10,000!”Johnson Seet, Director of Consumer Business, Product and Marketing, Acer Malaysia.
Acer Swift Series
In the same event, Acer also announced an update to its highly in-demand laptops – Acer Swift 3 and Acer Swift 1. Swift is known as the popular thin and light series, and now Swift 3 comes with a bigger 16-inch display while Swift 1, the affordable thin and light laptop, nowcomes with a new Intel Pentium Silver N6000 processor.
Equipped with the 16-inch FHD IPS display, Acer Swift 3 offers bigger “workspace” and larger enjoyment to the users. Compared with the 14-inch variant, Acer managed to maintain the height at 15.9mm and added only 500grams to bring the weight to just 1.7kg for a 16-inch laptop with the same beautiful display offering 100% sRGB color gamut. Powered by up to 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11370H processor with 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD and up to 16GB onboard RAM, Acer Swift 3 has enough performance power to handle multiple software running at the same time and family entertainment.
The affordable thin and light laptop, Acer Swift 1, is updated with the latest Intel Pentium Silver N6000 processor paired with 4GB RAM and 256GB fast SSD that will be able to handle conference calls and for kids to do their homework, as well as entertainment with minimal loading time.
Both Acer Swift 3 and Acer Swift 1 come with pre-installed Microsoft Office Home & Student 2019. Both models available starting from 3 August 2021 at all Acer official online stores and Acer authorized resellers stores nationwide, Acer Swift 1 priced at RM2,099. While the16-inch Acer Swift 3 comes with two variants which powered by 11th Gen Intel Core i7 and Intel Core i5, priced at RM4,599 and RM3,699 respectively.
During Acer Day x Shopee Superbrand Day, Acer Swift 3 will be shipped with free Gateway Pro Wireless Headset worth RM239. The new Acer Swift 1 also offers a RM100 discount and a free Acer E300 Trueharmony Earphones worth RM199 during the special two-day period.
AOpen PV12 – Palm-sized Home Theatre
At the size of an A6 paper, the AOpen PV12 palm-sized portable projector measures less than 4cm in height and weighs in at a super light 440grams. The AOpen PV12 is embedded with a battery that offers up to 5 hours of battery life to enable users to bring it anywhere, including when camping, to enjoy movies without having to plug into a power source. Thanks to this innovation, this bring-anywhere projector can double up as a power bank for smart devices in times of emergency.
The AOpen PV12 has a collapsible stand design to lift the projector up to 90º. To minimize the need for a cable, it also allows laptops and smart devices to project visual anywhere without cabling management. The AOpen PV12 boasts features such as the auto portrait, horizontal and vertical keystone, 4-Corner correction and immediate on/off functionality to ensure the visuals are instantly projected with flexible adjustment.
Equipped with superior LED with 700 lumens brightness, AOpen PV12 provides outstanding colour performance and greater bulb durability of up to 30,000 hours long lifespan. Available at all Acer official online stores and Acer authorized resellers nationwide, it retails at RM1,099.
During the Acer Day x Shopee Superbrand Day, limited units of AOpen PV12 will be priced at RM909 under shocking sales, while any purchase with standard retail price will be rewarded with a Gateway Pro Wireless Headset worth RM239.
LiveYourWorldWithAcer Challenge & Acer Day Promotions
With most Malaysians spending more time at home this year, some may have picked up new skills such as dancing and singing; whilst some have begun embarking on a healthier lifestyle by trying out various healthyhome-cooked recipes orevenworking out more regularly than before. Some may have also unleashed innerhidden talents like painting or dabbling in arts and crafts, aswell as in Do It-Yourself activities. In conjunction with the upcoming Acer Day, Acer encourages Malaysians to “Live Your World” by offering more than RM10,000 worth of prizes to be brought home in the #LiveYourWorldWithAcer challenge.
Starting from 7 August until 30 September, participants can record a 30-second video to show how they can “Be An Entertainer”, to “Inspire Healthy Lifestyle” or “Unleash Your Inner Artist”. Prizes includeAcerAspire 5 andAcerSwift 3worth RM3,899 and RM3,499 respectively forthe grandwinner and first runner-up, while bi-weekly winners can bring home Touch ‘n Go credit worth RM200, an Acer Day Yoga Mat or an Acer Day T-shirt.
At the same time, Acer is preparing several promotions to thank its supportive customers with the Acer Day x Shopee Superbrand Day on 3 and 4 August 2021. Promotions include: • Up to 60% or up to RM500 off for Acer’s wide range of products.
- Up to RM200 store vouchers available for customers to collect and apply during checkout. • The top 10 spenders from select Acer Stores on Shopee (table 1) will be able to bring home a PredatorGaming Chairthat worth RM1,299.
- 100 units of Predator Gaming Chair specially priced at RM359 will be available once Acer Malaysia Official Store <https://shopee.com.my/acer_os_my> on Shopee hits 30,000 followers.
- Standard Chartered Bank and HSBC Bank credit card holders will be able to stack vouchers up to RM300 when they check out their shopping cart.
From 1 August until 30 September 2021, customers will also be entitled to redeem gifts such as the Acer Yoga Mat, Predator Mousepad, Gateway Pro Wireless Headset or eWallet vouchers worth up to RM250. In addition, customers stand a chance to bring home Acer products worth RM10,000. For every purchase of select devices during this campaign period, Acer will donate up to RM50 to World Vision.
Table 1: The details of promotion period and participating stores are as follows:
For more info on Acer Day 2021, please visit Acer Malaysia’s Facebook page.