During CES 2020, Acer introduced its ConceptD 7 Ezel and Ezel Pro laptops with a hinge offering five different usage modes. The laptops are designed for creators in need of powerful graphics performance and a high level of color accuracy. The models are joined by the ConceptD 700 workstation for filmmakers and animators.
The Acer ConceptD laptops feature a unique Ezel hinge that enables users to position the screen in unique positions that aren’t possible with an ordinary notebook, including Floating Mode, Sharing Mode and Display Mode. The company describes its new laptop models as ideal for users who want to create, finalize and present their content from the same device.
The Acer ConceptD 7 Ezel laptops are NVIDIA RTX Studio certified with up to 10th-gen Intel Core H processors, NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics, 32GB of RAM and 2TB SSD storage. The ConceptD Ezel Pro is a more powerful alternative with up to an Intel Xeon processor and Quadro RTX graphics. Both models include the Wacom EMR pen.
In addition, the models feature a 4K IPS display with a 3840 x 2160 resolution, 400 nits brightness, built-in color correction technology, 100% Adobe RGB color gamut and Delta E <2 color accuracy. The screen is protected with Gorilla Glass 6, plus it features an anti-glare coating. Other features include an SD card slot, dual Thunderbolt 3 ports, DisplayPort 1.4 and HDMI 2.0.
The ConceptD 7 Ezel will be available in North America, Europe and China with prices starting at $2,699 / €2,499 / 19,999 RMB. The ConceptD Ezel Pro model will have a higher starting price at $3,099 / €2,999 / 21,999 RMB.