Acer has announced a dual-boot version of the Aspire One AOD250 netbook, which includes Adroid and Windows XP operating systems.
Android is a lightweight Linux-based open source OS designed specifically for mobile devices. Acer says that Android allows the Aspire One netbook to boot up and shut down quickly with “instant on” Internet connectivity.
The Aspire One AOD250 features a 10.1-inch display, the Intel Atom N280 processor, 1GB of RAM, and a 160GB hard drive.
The first netbook with Android in the US market starts at $349.99.
Acer has announced the Aspire AS5738PG notebook with a multi-touch 15.6-inch display, Intel’s CPU, and Windows 7 OS.
According to Acer, customers can touch anywhere on the AS5738PG’s screen using one or two fingertips to play movies, zoom in and out on websites, edit photos and video, handwrite notes, resize windows, launch entertainment applications and more.
The first touch-screen Aspire model available will be the AS5738PG-6306, featuring the Core 2 Duo T6600 2.2GHz processor, the ATI Radeon HD 4570 512MB dedicated graphics, 4GB of DDR2 memory, a 320GB SATA hard drive, and a DVD burner. The display has a resoltion of 1366×768 pixels and uses LED backlight.
The laptop also sports stereo speakers, a built-in web camera, 802.11n WiFi, an HDMI output, and four USB ports.
Acer’s notebook weighs 6.16 pounds with its 6-cell battery.
The AS5738PG-6306 was available starting October 22. It was priced at around $800.
Acer has introduced the Acer Aspire AS8940G-6865 desktop replacement laptop, featuring an 18.4-inch display, an Intel Core i7 quad-core processor and Windows 7 Home Premium OS.
Along with the i7-720QM 1.6GHz quad-core CPU and the full HD 1920×1080 LED-backlight screen, the entertainment oriented AS8940G-6865 incorporates the NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M dedicated GPU, a Blu-ray combo drive, a 500GB HDD and 4GB of DDR3 memory.
The notebook also sports five built-in speakers and Dolby Home Theater sound technology, a web camera, an HDMI output, a touch-capacitive media control interface, 802.11n Wi-Fi, five USB ports, and an eSATA port.
The Acer Aspire AS8940G-6865 will be available this holiday season at leading retailers in the U.S. for around $1,350.
The Acer Aspire AS5810 “Timeline“, a newly designed and affordable 15.6-inch notebook, is now available for purchase in the United States.
Wal-Mart offers the AS5810-4657 with the new Intel Pentium SU2700 ultra low voltage CPU at 1.3GHz and the Intel GS45 chipset with the GMA 4500MHD integrated graphics. The laptop includes 3GB of DDR3 memory, a 320GB hard drive, and a DVD burner. Its LED-backlight display has a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
Acer’s Timeline 15.6-incher sports a built-in web camera, Dolby Sound Room technology, a multi-gesture touchpad, 802.11b/g/Draft-N Wi-Fi, a Gigabit LAN port, HDMI output, four USB ports, and a 5-in-1 media card reader,
The product description says the 5.3-pound notebook can provide more than 8 hours of run time with its 6-cell battery.
The Acer Aspire AS5810-4657, also known as AS5810T-4657, runs Windows Vista Home Premium OS and has a $598 price tag.
The PC maker announced that the 13.3″ and 14″ versions – the AS3810T and AS4810T – are also available in the US, but we were not able to find these laptops at any online retailer at the time of this writing.
Acer is going to release the Aspire Timeline 1810T, an 11.6-inch mini laptop that features Intel’s Ultra-Low Voltage processor, according to Macles.
Along with the 1366×768 display and the Intel ULV SU3500 CPU at 1.4GHz, the Aspire Timeline 1810T includes the Intel GMA 4500MHD integrated graphics, hardware accelerated decoding of HD video, support for up to 4GB of system memory, “8 hours” of battery life, and Windows Vista Home Premium OS.
The 1810T also sports HDMI and S/PDIF outputs, 802.11n WLAN, optional 3G and optional Bluetooth, and a Gigabit LAN port.
The ultraportable is based on the same chassis as the Acer Aspire One 751 netbook, with a few modifications.
Acer has announced an 11.6-inch Aspire One (751) netbook model, featuring Intel’s Atom processor.
The netbook is based on the Intel US15W Express Chipset and has a 160GB hard drive, a built-in webcam, support for WiFi 802.11b/g, Bluetooth and 3G connectivity, and a multi-in-one memory card reader.
Macles previously reported that the 11.6″ Aspire One uses the Atom Z530 CPU at 1.6GHz. The display has a resolution of 1366×768 pixels and a 16:9 aspect ratio, according to the website.
“In the 11.6 inch versions, the attention to detail is extreme: the keyboard is ’soft-touch’, to increase typing conform and give a pleasant feeling while chatting on-line with the friends. Dolby Pro Logic sound and high-definition WXGA back-lit LED screen simulate the most advanced multimedia entertainment station; the extreme slimness, reduced to 2.5 cm of thickness, weighing just a little more than one kilo and with an 8 hours based on 6 cell 5200 mAh battery make the Aspire One easy to take with you,” Acer’s press release says.
The mini laptop will be available in four glossy colors – white, dark blue, red and black.
Manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $379.99.
Acer Aspire 3935
The recently announced Acer Aspire 3935 13.3-inch laptop can be purchased now in Newegg, B&H, BuyDig, and Amazon , they offer the Acer Aspire AS3935-6504 model with the Intel Core 2 Duo P7350 processor at 2GHz, the GMA 4500MHD integrated graphics, 3GB of DDR3 memory, a 250GB hard drive, and a DVD burner.
The notebook’s 13.3″ “edge-to-edge” LED Backlit display has a 1366 x 768 resolution and a 16:9 aspect ratio.
The Aspire AS3935 also includes a built-in web camera, stereo speakers with Dolby Home Theater technology, a multi-gesture touchpad, a fingerprint reader, three USB ports, a 5-in-1 media card reader, a VGA output, and an audio jack with S/PDIF support, as well as 802.11a/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth, a 56k modem, and an Gigabit LAN port.
Acer’s laptop weighs 4.18 pounds with a 4-cell battery that provides “up to 4 hours” of battery life.
It runs Windows Vista Home Premium OS.
The Acer Aspire AS3935-6504 is priced at $900 at Newegg, B&H, and BuyDig, while Amazon sells it for $972.
Acer Aspire One 571
Blog Macles has revealed the Acer Aspire One 571 10.1-inch netbook that features a dedicated HD video chip and a mini Blu-Ray optical disc drive.
The Quartics Q1721 Multimedia Coprocessor in the Aspire One 571 accelerates decoding and encoding of high definition video codecs, and also adds hardware scaling and filtering, according to Macles.
Regarding the optical drive, the 571 features a small Blu-Ray reader for Vmedia’s 1GB discs with a diameter of 32mm, whereas a standard Blu-ray disc measures 120mm.
The new netbook includes the Intel Atom N280 1.66GHz processor and a 10.1″ screen with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels and a 16:9 aspect ratio.
Acer Aspire One D250
Acer’s new 10.1-inch netbook, the Aspire One D250, is now available. The 2.4-pound Acer Aspire One D250, also known as AOD250, comes with the Intel Atom N270 processor at 1.60GHz, the GMA 950 integrated graphics, a 160GB hard drive with Windows XP Home preloaded, 1GB of RAM, a 3-cell battery as a standard, and a built-in web camera. The 10.1″ display has a resolution of 1024×600 pixels.
The D250 has the same core components as the previously launched D150. However, the D250 features a slimmer design with a height of 1 inch, as well as a rearranged port layout.
Acer’s new netbook sports stereo speakers, 802.11b/g WiFi, an Ethernet LAN port, three USB connectors, a multi-in-1 media card reader, and a VGA output.
The manufacturer’s suggested retail price for the D250 is $298.
At the time of this writing, the netbook can be purchased online only through mWave, which offers the white Aspire One AOD250-1326, black AOD250-1151, blue AOD250-1165, and the AOD250-1116 in Red. All models are priced at $309.