Acer updates ConceptD laptops and desktops with 12th-gen Intel chips and NVIDIA RTX graphics


    Conceptd 5 Cn516 73gSource: Acer

    What you need to know

    • Acer is announcing new ConceptD products today.
    • It’s updating the line with Intel 12th-gen chips and updated RTX graphics options.

    Acer has unveiled updates to its ConceptD line of creator laptops and desktops today. The ConceptD 5 and ConceptD 5 Pro is getting updates with high-performance Intel Core i7 12th-gen chips, a beautiful 16-inch OLED display, and NVIA RTX A5500 or 3070 Ti GPU options.

    The new ConceptD 5 and ConceptD 5 Pro can be had with in Intel Core i7-12700H series chip, up to 32GB of LPDDR5 RAM, and up to 2TB of NVMe PCIe Gen4 m.2 storage. The display is a high-resolution 3840 x 2400 OLED panel, with 400-nit brightness, 100% DCI-P3 coverage, PANTONE matching system, HDR capability, and Delta E2 calibration.

    Category ConceptD 5
    Operating System Windows 11 Pro
    Display 16-inches, 3072 x 2400 resolution, 16:10 aspect ratio, OLED
    Processor 12th Gen Intel Core i7
    Graphics NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti
    Memory 16GB or 32GB LPDDR5 RAM
    Storage 512GB / 1TB PCIe Gen4
    1TB / 2TB NVMe RAID 0
    Connectivity Killer Wireless Wi-Fi 6E 1675s
    802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
    Bluetooth 5.2
    CNVi
    2×2 MIMO
    Audio Acer TrueHarmony
    DTS X:Ultra Audio
    Battery 99.98 Wh 4-cell Li-ion battery
    Dimensions 358.5 x 262.4 x 199 mm
    Weight 2.4kg

    The ConceptD 5 will be available in North America in August with a starting price of $2,499, and in EMEA in June starting at 2,399 EUR. The ConceptD 5 Pro will be available in North America in September starting at 2,599 EUR.

    Additionally, Acer has unveiled the new ConceptD 500 mini desktop, which offers a 12th-gen Intel Core i9 chip on the Inside, paired with either an RTX A4000 or 3070 GPU. It can also be configured with up to 128GB of DDR4 3200Mhz memory, and up to 4TB of m.2 Gen4 SSD storage.

    Conceptd 500 RenderSource: Acer

    This new desktop features a white minimalist design that keeps the PC running quiet and cool at just 40dbA. It has 10Gbps USB-C ports, an integrated SD card reader, and has high-speed LAN built right in.

    Category ConceptD 100 ConceptD 500
    Operating System Windows 11 Pro Windows 11 Pro
    Processor 12th Gen Intel Core i7 12th Gen Intel Core i9
    Graphics NVIDIA T1000
    NVIDIA T400
    NVIDIA RTX A4000
    NVIDIA RTX 3070
    NVIDIA RTX 3060
    Memory Up to 128GB dual-channel DDR4 Up to 128GB dual-channel DDR4
    Storage 2TB 3.5-inch 7200 RPM HDD
    1TB 3.5-inch 7200 RPM HDD
    1TB / 512GB M.2 2280 PCIe Gen4 SSD
    1TB / 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD
    2TB 3.5-inch 7200 RPM HDD
    1TB 3.5-inch 7200 RPM HDD
    1TB / 512GB M.2 2280 PCIe Gen4 SSD
    1TB / 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD
    Connectivity 802.11 ax/ac/a/b/g/n
    Wi-Fi 6E
    Bluetooth 5
    802.11 ax/ac/a/b/g/n
    Wi-Fi 6E
    Bluetooth 5
    Dimensions 137.4 x 372 x 359 mm 200 x 389 x 393.6 mm

    Acer’s ConceptD 100 desktops are also getting updates, also with Intel 12th-gen chips in either Core i5 or Core i7 configurations. It can be configured with an NVIDIA T400 or T1000 GPU, and supports up to 128GB of DDR4 3200Mhz RAM and 2TB m.2 PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage.

    The ConceptD 500 will be available in EMEA in September starting at 1,199 EUR, and will also be coming to China in Q4 with a starting price of RMB 11,999. The ConceptD 100 will be available in EMEA in September starting at EUR 999.





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