Acer Is Launching In Germany What Could Be A Great AMD Ryzen 5 4500U Linux Laptop. Guess you might need Google Translate to figure out if you can order it from America, since it looks like Acer has catered to Germans for a Linux Laptop first.

Looks like 499€ is:

Price seems high for a Laptop without Windows 10 installed in it. The German retailer selling this is – notebooksbilliger.de, so have Google Translate handy.

Don’t let Ryzen™ name and propaganda dupe you into believing this 6 core Ryzen 5 4500U will be fast just because it’s a Ryzen™ … probably faster than my Acer Aspire 3 laptop, ‘Ace the Laptop’ which was only $277.13 with tax and shipping cost (which ends up at least $300 less than the Ryzen™ here). Here’s the UserBenchmark info on this processor:

Looks like it may need to have Linux installed on it…so that price is way too high, IMHO.