March 12: Acer has been named the ‘No 1 Gaming Brand’ in India across laptops, desktops and monitors, by the International Data Corporation’s Q4 2017 report. The company boasts a market share of around 25.4% and 41.9% in the gaming laptops and gaming monitors segment respectively. Acer’s Predator and Nitro series, which are committed to gaming products, are the ones that helped the company achieve the No 1 ranking.
Chandrahas Panigrahi, CMO & Consumer Business Head, Acer, has been quoted as saying that the company’s dedication to develop extraordinary gaming notebooks, laptops and desktops helped it gain customers.
Beating Dell, HP, MSI and Asus, Acer emerged as the No 1 Gaming Brand in Q4 2017. In India, Acer boasts the widest portfolio of PC gaming products. This includes laptops, desktops, monitors and accessories which are particularly designed for professional gamers to beginners.
The company has been working on establishing itself in the Indian market and found it quite successful. Through the launch of various novel gaming products like Predator 21X -World’s first curved Screen Gaming laptop, Predator Triton 700- Ultra-thin Gaming Notebook, high-end gaming accessories, Predator gaming monitors and the like, the company achieved a milestone among its rivals.
Acer organized Asia’s largest DOTA 2 gaming tournament, the Asia Pacific Predator League with the aim of encouraging the budding e-sports players in India, boosting the spirit of PC gaming. By providing the industry with cutting edge products, training and professional e sports event, the company aims at the solid growth of gaming market.