Acer Intros New Aspire Notebooks with Intel Core i3, i5
Acer is launching new Aspire notebooks based on Intel’s latest Core i3 and i5 processors. The new AS5740 and AS7740 series feature Acer’s Gemstone Blue design and start at $599.99. Models are available with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 1GB and HD 5470 512MB graphics.
The AS5470 series has a 15.6-inch display (1366×768), weighs 6.16 lbs, and has up to a claimed four hours of battery life with a six-cell 4400mAh battery. The AS7740 series has a 17.3-inch display (1600×900), weighs 7.05 lbs, and has up to a claimed 3.5 hours of battery life out of its six-cell 4400mAh battery. Both models are available with up to 4GB RAM/500GB hard drive space, Blu-ray drives, multi-gesure touchpads, and have a one-year warranty. Pricing starts at $599.99.