was founded by Stan Shih in 1976 and headquartered in Taiwan focusing on trade and product design. Today, Acer is headquartered in Taiwan and California with products distributions worldwide.
In 1981, Multitech's manufacturing operation was established in Taiwan.
Multitech expanded its footprint in the United States in 1985. Multitech Electronics USA
, the U.S. head office was opened in California.
Multitech was renamed Acer
in 1987, marking the start of Acer's effort toward creating a strong brand name.
Acer Logo History
In 1988, Acer Inc.
launched its IPO. As part of Acer's re-engineering, Acer split off its OEM manufacturing business unit in 2000 and focuses on globally marketing its brand name products.
was established in 1990.
In 2007, Acer acquired PC maker, Gateway, Inc
. The same year, Acer ranked as the world's No. 3 PC vendor. The following year, Acer acquired Packard Bell Inc.
and E-ten InfoSystems Co. Ltd
Acer Liquid smartphone and Acer Iconia tablet were launched in 2009 and 2011 respectively.
The official website of Acer Malaysia
- Laptops & Desktops: Aspire Series
- Tablets: Iconia Series
- Smartphones: Liquid Series
Series: Design (slender monitor built with a sense of simple modernism), Everyday (save space and add elegance to any area), Touch (unlock the power of today's touch-enabled applications)
Series: Travel, Professional and Education; Essential and Home
- Where to Buy
Search for shops near you by city, zip code or full address
Search by Serial Number (SNID) or Product Model for BIOS updates, manuals, drivers and patches for your Acer product;
Quick problem solutions - Restoring the operating system; Installing drivers; Locating your Serial Number/SNID; Accessing the UEFI (BIOS) setup on Windows 8 system and more.
Where to Service - Acer Repair Center;
Acer Knowledge Base;
Register a Product;
Acer Sales and Services Sdn. Bhd.
Level 24 Menara AmBank
No. 8 Jalan Yap Kwan Seng
50450 Kuala Lumpur
Acer has offices throughout Malaysia
||1800-88-1288 (Products, Sales or Marketing Enquiries)
||1800-88-1918 (After Sales Support, Service or Technical Enquiries)
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|Guide ID: 3252 - Last Updated: June 19, 2014