Acer Intros 18-inch Gaming Notebook

Acer-Aspire-AS8940G-6865Acer America introduced the Acer Aspire AS8940G-6865 notebook, featuring Intel Core i7 Quad-Core 720QM processor and Windows 7 OS.

Designed for entertainment and multimedia enthusiasts, Aspire AS8940G-6865 boasts 18.4-inch CineCrystal LED-backlit Display with 1920×1080 resolution, combined with the Acer CineSurround sound system with five built-in speakers and the Acer Tuba CineBass booster. Notebook is  also equipped with NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M graphics with 1 GB dedicated memory, 4 GB DDR3 RAM, 500GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive,  features also include Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11a/b/g Draft-N wireless, 5 USB 2.0 ports, HDMI,  eSATA Port, FineTip keyboard with backlight, webcam and 8 cell battery for the MSRP $1,349.99.

Acer Aspire AS8940G-6865 notebook

“This new Aspire notebook offers multimedia enthusiasts the ultimate in mobile entertainment – cinematic quality sound and visuals, an industry-leading feature set, and the performance to handle demanding digital media,” said Preeta Anil, Product Manager, Notebooks for Acer America. “The addition of Intel’s new Core i7 processor further boosts the power and performance of the Aspire AS8940G for games, movies, videos and more.”

Acer Aspire AS8940G-6865 notebook

Acer Aspire AS8940G-6865

  • Intel® Core™ i7 Processor 720QM (1.60GHz, 6MB L3 Cache, 1333MHz FSB)
  • 18.4″ Full HD Widescreen CineCrystal™ LED-backlit Display (1920×1080 Resolution, 16:9 Aspect Ratio)
  • 4GB DDR3 Dual-Channel 1066MHz Memory
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTS 250M with 1GB dedicated DDR3 VRAM
  • 500GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
  • 4X Blu-ray Disc™/DVD SuperMulti Double-Layer Drive
  • Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader
  • Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 5100 802.11a//bg/Draft-N Wi-Fi CERTIFIED®
  • Acer Crystal Eye™ Integrated Webcam
  • Touch-Capacitive Media Control Interface
  • 5 USB 2.0 Ports, 1 HDMI Port, 1 eSATA Port
  • 8-cell Li-Ion Battery (4800mAh)
  • Dolby Home Theater® Audio Enhancement
  • Acer CineSurround Sound System (5 built-in speakers)
  • Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-bit

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