The latest green laptop from Acer is now available for purchase

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The latest green laptop from Acer is now available for purchase

Acer also ships it in 80-85 per cent recycled pulp and using paper sleeves instead of plastic for protecting the adapter in transit, with even the graphics on the shipping box being printed with soy ink. The recyclable packaging can also be reused as a DIY laptop stand and the accompanying laptop bag as well as protective sheet between the keyboard and screen use 100 per cent industrial recycled plastic.

Pricing for the model starts from RM3,399 and purchases of the laptop from November 11 to 19 will be eligible for the redemption of various freebies such as backpacks, wireless headsets and other goodies. With each Aspire Vero, Acer will also donate RM100 to be challenged to tree adoption funds.

Story Highlights

  • KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) — The Acer Aspire Vero (AV15-51), Acer’s recently announced eco-friendly laptop, is now available for purchase. What makes it a more environmentally friendly option? The laptop’s chassis is built of 30% post-consumer recycled plastic (PCR), while the keycaps have a greater ratio of 50% PCR plastic composition.

  • The laptop also sports a 99 per cent recyclable 15.6-inch FHD IPS display and runs on the 11-th Gen Intel processors alongside Intel Iris Xe Graphics, with an HDMI port, Type-C USB port and two standard Type-A USB ports. A draw for Microsoft Office users is that the laptop will come with a lifetime license of Microsoft Office Home & Student 2021.