Acer’s strategy of pursuing multiple growth engines has begun to bear fruit, with its gaming line3 reaching 94% YoY growth in terms of shipment, and 60% YoY growth in revenue, while both Chromebooks and commercial notebooks saw double-digit YoY growth in revenue in the first quarter.
In addition, Acer saw a 55% YoY revenue growth in Russia and neighboring countries, while a 26% YoY revenue growth was seen among Latin American countries.
Acer will hold its annual general meeting on June 15, 2018 in Taipei
1 Earnings before tax is reported as profit-before-tax in Acer’s financial statements
2 Net income is reported as profit-after-tax in Acer’s financial statements
3 Acer's gaming line includes notebooks, desktops and displays