Acer starts sales of updated Aspire S7 ultrabook

The Taiwanese Acer has started the sales of a new, updated version of its Aspire S7 ultrabook, now with an Intel Haswell processor.

The new Aspire S7 sports a 13.3-inch display at 2560 x 1440 pixels (221 ppi), an Intel Core i7-4500U Haswell processor with two cores at 1.8 GHz each, 8 GB of RAM and SSDs with capacities of up to 256 GB. The ultrabook also provides two USB 3.0 ports, a HDMI port, a mini-DisplayPort, a SD card reader and 3.5-mm audio jacks.

This is not everything the Aspire S7 comes with – the ultrabook now sports a more powerful battery that along with Haswell’s power saving technologies will allow the notebook to work for 8 hours. This has had its price though – now the chassis of the S7 is 12.9 mm thick, up from 11.9 mm in the older model.

Furthermore the Aspire S7’s display is protected by Gorilla Glass 2 technology, while the ultrabook now has a backlit keyboard. The ultrabook will sell for USD 1499-1699 depending on the options chosen.


Source: Acer

Related posts

V-MODA Unveils Vibe II with Microphone for iPhone/iPod

Music lifestyle brand V-MODA  introduced the latest addition to its venerable line of Vibe luxury headphones. Vibe II with Microphone, the most fashion-forward headphone for all Apple iPhone® and iPod® models, is a noise-isolating dual-use headphone/headset that redefines...

Champ Man 16

Champ Man 16

At first sight it may be a bit hard to guess what Champ Man 16 is all about but when you look closer you will see that this free Android game is about soccer and, more precisely, about managing a club. So welcome to Championship Manager but designed for Android! Just like the PC version of...

Sony reveals Ice White PSP-E1000

Sony reveals Ice White PSP-E1000

With the summer and the holiday season inevitably approaching Sony has been thinking about all these gamers that will go on a vacation but still want to play games while on the go.  So here they have a brand new gizmo to play with – the new Ice White PSP-E1000. “The Ice White PSP-E1000 is...

Leave a comment