Acer leads for the seventh consecutive year one of the educative projects with the highest reach in Spain for the K-12 education sector!
Thanks to a full portfolio of products focused on the educational segment, more than 25.200 students in more than 500 schools in Catalonia have a new Acer device in this 2019/2020 school term.
What is eduCAT, Spanish successful project for the K-12 educative market
eduCAT was born as a public education Project in Catalonia in 2009, with the aim of offering solutions to every public school for the introduction of digital education in their academic programs. In 2013, the project continued in a 1:1 format, thanks to the support of the parents and the schools themselves in order to promote the digital classroom in Catalonia. Today, more than 25.200 students in more than 500 schools trusted in Acer products due to their light weight, reliability, long battery life, and our customer service.
In order to offer the best solutions in the educative market and supply the needs of all these centers, Acer has built an integral ecosystem that combines a network of Partners with high knowledge of the market, an advanced portfolio of solutions for education together with the best service (Acer has been awarded as Customer Service of the Year 2019), creating an exclusive hotline for the EduCat project and offering a clear warranty extensions offer selling more than 18.000 warranty extension Care+ up to 4 years.
The role of Acer and the benefits of an integrated network
Through more than 35 Partners, Acer offers convertible equipments, portables and Chromebooks with up to 12 different models to meet educational needs. From TravelMate Spin B118, TravelMate B118, TravelMate B114, Chromebook 11 N7, Chromebook Spin 11, or the Chromebook 15 CB514, including accessories comprising covers, Wireless mousses, etc.
This year alone, Acer has sold more than 25.200 devices and more than 11.700 accessories to those families that have selected for their children the different company devices due to their light weight, reliability, long battery life, and the support of a high quality award-winning service.
Furthermore, the Acer products’ portfolio has been increased to include new references such as TravelMate Spin B118, TravelMate B118, TravelMate B114, Chromebook 11 N7, Chromebook Spin 11, Chromebook Tab 10 or the Chromebook 15 CB514. This turns Acer into a clear leader in the segment for the K-12 education in Catalonia and a reference for the education in Spain, with a market share of 45,7% in Q2 2019 and a year-on-year growth of 139%.