Acer Intros Plethora of New Aspire Notebooks
Acer has introduced a range of new value and multimedia notebooks to its Aspire lineup. The new models feature 15.6-. 17.3-, and 18.4-inch screens and AMD or Intel processors. Pricing starts at $429.99.
Aspire AS8943G Flagship Multimedia Notebook
The 18.4-inch AS8943G is Acer’s flagship Aspire multimedia notebook. It features powerful components such as Intel Core i7 quad-core processors, a full HD 1080p display resolution, Blu-ray drive, and ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5850 dedicated graphics.
The Acer Aspire AS8943G is available now starting at $1,549.99.
Aspire AS5745 and AS7745 Multimedia Notebooks
The 15.6-inch (1366×768) AS5745 and 17.3-inch (1600×900) AS7745 are new multimedia notebooks. Both feature Windows 7 Home Premium and 802.11n wireless.
The AS5745 weighs 5.72 lbs and has a six-cell battery for up to 3.5 hours of life. It is available with Intel Core i3 and i5 dual-core and i7 quad-core processors. Integrated Intel HD graphics or dedicated Nvidia graphics are available.
The AS5745PG is an enhanced version and features a multi-touch screen, i5-450M processor, and Nvidia GT 330M 1GB graphics; it starts at $899.99. Another featured model is the AS5745G, which offers the quad-core Intel Core i7-720QM processor and Nvidia GT 330M 1GB graphics; pricing starts at $1,049.
The AS7745 is larger and weighs 7.1 lbs. It has an Intel Core i7 quad-core processor, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 graphics, support for a second hard drive, and a six-cell battery for up to 2.5 hours of life.
The Acer Aspire AS5745 and AS7745 are available now at $699.99.
Aspire Value Notebooks
Acer also announced several new value notebooks wtih 15.6- and 17.3-inch screens starting at $429.99. Processor choices include Intel Core i3 and i5 processors and AMD V-series, Athlon II, Turion II, and Phenom II processors.
Other features include up to 4GB of RAM, 250GB-500GB of hard drive space, an HDMI port, and a built-in webcam.
The new Acer Aspire value notebooks are available now for $429.99 – $899.99.