This smart looking ultrabook from Acer is now available online with a price that starts at around $900, this ultrabook promises to offer lightweight design, instant power on and being able to get onto the internet in super fast speeds. In short, this is a true ultrabook, which looks smart, has a long battery life and sounds too good to be true!
So let us take a closer look at this newAcer S3 ultrabook, well it comes with a 13.3 inch HD 16:9 aspect ratio Widescreen CineCrystal LED back lit Display with a 1366 x 768 of pixel resolution and with a built in 1.3 mega pixel HD web camera. This laptop is powered by a 2nd generation Intel Core i5-2467M Processor with 1.6 GHz and graphics coming from the Intel HD Graphics card 3000 with 128 MB of dedicated system memory. It has an average storage of 320 GB SATA Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and as this is an ultrabook provision has been made for a thin and light 20 GB solid state drive (SSD).
Networking will come from the 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED feature and they have is also added Bluetooth 4.0+HS connectivity too. Other features include the 2 in 1 Digital Media Card Reader, Dolby Home Theater v4 audio enhancement, Two Built-in Acer 3DSonic stereo speakers, 2 x standard USB 2.0 Ports and 1 x HDMI Port with HDCP Support. Acer claim that the 3 cell Lithium polymer battery should be good for up to six hours of power. Finally, this thin laptop weighs just 2.98 pounds and at its thinnest point is .5 of an inch deep.
It would seem that the claims Acer make about the S3 are true and with the price of this laptop starting from around $900 on Amazon, it looks like a machine worthy of consideration.
Source [Tech Fresh]