Acer Launches Aspire One D260, 533 Netbooks, 753 Ultraportable

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Acer has announced the 10.1-inch Aspire One D260 and Aspire One 533 netbooks, as well as 11.6-inch Aspire One 753 ultraportable.

The Acer Aspire One D260 (AOD260) features the 1.66GHz Intel Atom N450 / N455 processor, 1GB RAM, up to 250GB of hard drive space, a 1024×600 display, Wi-Fi, optional Bluetooth 3.0, and Windows 7 or optional dual-boot Google Android / Windows 7 OS configuration.

The Aspire One 533 (AO533) netbook comes with the Atom N455 or N470 1.83GHz CPU, support for DDR3 memory, a 250GB hard disk, 1024×600 or 1280×720 display, integrated Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0 and 3G options, an HDMI port, and claimed 10 hours of battery life on a single charge.

Acer’s 753 (AO753) includes the Intel Celeron U3400 ULV CPU, Intel HD graphics with 128MB dedicated memory, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, a 640GB HDD, 1366×768 display, Wi-Fi, optional Bluetooth and 3G, and an HDMI output.

There’s no info on pricing and availability dates.

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Acer Aspire One AO721 Ultraportable Now on Sale in US

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The Acer Aspire One AO721 (721) 11.6-inch AMD-based ultraportable netbook is now on sale in the US.

The first model offered is the Aspire One AO721-3574. It features the AMD Athlon II Neo K125 processor at 1.7GHz, ATI Radeon HD 4225 graphics, 2GB of DDR3 memory, a 250GB hard drive with Windows 7 Home Premium OS pre-installed, a LED-backlight display with a resolution of 1366×768 pixels, and a 6-cell battery for up to 5.5 hours of run time.

The 3.1-pound 721-3574 also includes a built-in 1.3MP web camera, HDMI and VGA outputs, microphone, 802.11n WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet, three USB ports, a multi-in-1 card reader, and a multi-gesture touchpad.

Th Acer Aspire One AO721-3574 is available via Amazon.com for $480.94.

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Acer Aspire One AOD260 Netbook Now On Sale

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The Acer Aspire One AOD260 (D260) 10.1-inch netbook is now available.

Amazon, Walmart, and Staples offer the Aspire One AOD260 with the Intel Atom N450 processor and 1GB DDR2 memory or the N475 CPU and 1GB DDR3 RAM. The netbook features Intel’s GMA 3150 integrated graphics, a 160GB or 250GB hard drive, a 3-cell battery for up to 4 hours or a 6-cell battery for up to 8 hours of run time, and Windows 7 Starter OS.

Its LED-backlit display has a resolution of 1024×600-pixels.

The D260 also includes a built-in 1.3MP web camera, stereo speakers, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Ethernet LAN, three USB ports, a multi-in-1 media card reader, and a VGA output.

It comes in black, charcoal, pink, or purple color and weighs from 2.43 to 2.76 pounds, depending on battery capacity.

Prices range from $298 to $329.99.

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Acer Aspire One 532G with NVIDIA Ion and Optimus Coming Soon

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Acer has announced the 10.1-inch Aspire One 532G, the first netbook with the HD-capable NVIDIA Ion 2 graphics and Optimus technology for GPU switching on-the-fly.

Besides the next-generation NVIDIA ION video chip with 512MB of dedicated memory and the Intel Atom N450 processor with the GMA 3150 integrated graphics, the Acer Aspire One 532G includes 2GB of RAM, a 320GB hard drive, a battery life of “up to 10 hours”, an HDMI port, WiFi, and optional 3G mobile broadband connection.

The netbook provides 720p high-definition video playback on its sceen, as well as 1080p on an external display through the HDMI port.

The 2.2-pound 532G is 1 inch thin and will be available in Sapphire Blue, Ruby Red and Pearl Silver colors.

It will start shipping at the end of Q1 2010. Currently, there’s no info on pricing

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Acer Aspire One AOD250 Netbook

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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.

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Acer Netbook: Aspire One 751

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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.

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New Laptop: Acer Aspire One D250

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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.

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