Acer’s new Aspire Vero uses recycled plastics and comes with Windows 11

With Windows 11 set to launch tomorrow, companies are lining up new hardware to go right alongside it. Acer is one such company, with three new laptops launching in October, two of which launch tomorrow, right alongside the new OS. Among the new Windows 11 laptops is the Acer Aspire Vero, Acer’s first sustainability-focused laptop, as well as new Swift 5 and Nitro 5 laptops.
Acer Aspire Vero
Starting with the Acer Aspire Vero, Acer says it’s his first sustainability-focused laptop because it’s using post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastics both for the chassis and keyboard caps. About 30% of the chassis is made of PCR plastics, and the keyboard caps use 50% PCR. Acer also isn’t using any paint on the chassis, so it has that typical grainy look that many recycled products tend to have. The laptop even comes with stickers featuring eco-friendly messages you can use to add some flair.
Additionally, Acer is using 100% recyclable packaging for the laptop, with 100% recycled plastic already …

Written By: João Carrasqueira

Original Article: https://www.xda-developers.com/acer-aspire-vero-new-laptops-windows-11/

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