Acer Inc. (/ ˈeɪsər/ AY-sər; Chinese: 宏碁股份有限公司; pinyin: Hóngqí Gǔfèn Yǒuxiàn Gōngsī, lit. Hongqi Firm Ltd.) is Taiwanese international hardware as well as electronic devices firm specializing in innovative electronic devices modern technology, headquartered in Xizhi, New Taipei City. Its products include desktop computer PCs, laptop Computers (clamshells, 2-in-1s, convertibles, and Chromebooks), tablet computers, web servers, storage devices, virtual reality devices, displays, mobile phones as well as peripherals, along with pc gaming PCs as well as devices under its Killer brand name. Acer is the world's 6th-largest COMPUTER vendor by system sales since January 2021.
In the early 2000s, Acer implemented a brand-new service design, shifting from a maker to a designer, online marketer, and supplier of products, while executing manufacturing processes via agreement manufacturers. Currently, in addition to its core IT products service, Acer additionally has a brand-new business entity that concentrates on the assimilation of cloud services and also systems, and also the growth of smart devices and also wearable devices with value-added IoT applications.