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Acer built its new ConceptD desktop and notebooks for creators

Acer Conceptd 300 Lifestyle
Acer Conceptd 300 Lifestyle (Image credit: Acer)

What you need to know

  • Acer announced several new ConceptD PCs today.
  • The ConceptD 7 and ConceptD 7 Pro have been refreshed with 10th Gen Intel Core processors.
  • Acer announced the ConceptD 300 desktop, which includes up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070.

Acer announced new models from its ConceptD lineup of PCs. The ConceptD 7 and ConceptD 7 Pro have been refreshed with improved internals, and Acer announced the new ConceptD 300 desktop. The ConceptD 7 Pro ($3,500) and ConceptD 7 ($3,300) will be available in North America starting in December. The ConceptD 300 does not have a North America release date at this time. Instead, it will be available in EMEA in November starting at €1,299.

The ConceptD 300 is a powerful mid-tower desktop designed for people who create BIM and CAD projects. It can handle intensive 3-D modeling and animation thanks to its powerful internals. It runs on up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics. It can come with up to 4TB HDD storage and up to 1TB of PCIe M.2 SSD storage.

The ConceptD 300 wraps all of those internals inside an 18L tower that can fit on a desk.

CategorySpec
OSWindows 10 Pro
Processor10th Gen Intel
Core i5, Core i7
RAMUp to 64GB DDR4-2666MHz
GraphicsNVIDIA RTX 3070
NVIDIA RTX 2070 Super
NVIDIA Quadro P2200
StorageUp to 4TB HDD
Up to 1TB M.2 PCIe SSD
ConnectivityWi-Fi 6
Bluetooth 5.1
Dimensions7.87 (W) x 15.98 (D) x 14.76 (H) inches
(200mm x 406mm x 375mm)
ExpansionOne PCIe x16
Two M.2
AvailabilityNovember (EMEA)
October (China)
PriceFrom €1,299

The ConceptD 7 and ConceptD 7 Pro are powerful laptops built for creators. Acer highlights that despite being laptops, both devices offer "desktop caliber performance." The laptops run on 10th Gen Intel Core processors, have built-in AI for intelligent performance and support Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) and Thunderbolt 3.

The ConceptD 7 Pro has up to NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 Max-Q graphics with 3072 CUDA Cores, 48 RT Cores, 384 Tensor Cores, and 16GB of GPU memory. The ConceptD 7 has up to an NVIDIA RTX 2080 Super Max-Q.

Both ConceptD 7 laptops have a 15.6-inch 4K IPS display that's PANTONE validated. The display has a color gamut that covers 100 percent of the Adobe RGB color space and color accuracy of Delta E<2.

CategoryConceptD 7ConceptD 7 Pro
OSWindows 10 ProWindows 10 Pro
Processor10th Gen Intel
Core i7-10875H
Core i7-10750H
Core i5-10300H
10th Gen Intel
Core i7-10875H
Core i7-10750H
Core i5-10300H
RAMUp to 16GB DDR4
Dual-channel
Upgradeable to 32GB
Up to 16GB DDR4
Dual-channel
Upgradeable to 32GB
GraphicsNVIDIA RTX 2080 Super Max-QNVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 Max-Q
NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000
Storage512GB, 1TB, 2TB
M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD
RAID 0
512GB, 1TB, 2TB
M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD
RAID 0
Display15.6 inches
IPS, 400 nits
3840x2160 (UHD)
15.6 inches
IPS, 400 nits
3840x2160 (UHD)
AudioDTS X:Ultra AudioDTS X:Ultra Audio
ConnectivityKiller Wi-Fi 6 AX1650iKiller Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i
BatteryUp to 7 hoursUp to 7 hours
Dimensions14.13 x 10.03 x 0.70 inches
(358.5mm x 255mm x 17.9mm)
14.13 x 10.03 x 0.70 inches
(358.5mm x 255mm x 17.9mm)
Weight4.63 pounds (2.1kg)4.63 pounds (2.1kg)
AvailabilityDecember (NA)
October (EMEA)
December (NA)
October (EMEA)
PriceFrom $3,300From $3,500

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