Acer Aspire S3, The Slim is Tempting - Acer Aspire S3 is claimed as the first ultrabook available on the market. In accordance with its kind, this product is a candidate sleek design, easy to use, battery life up to extraordinary - Acer Aspire S3 uses an Intel Core i5-2467M 1.60 GHz speed, a 'brain' that was designed for minimum energy use but still powerful.
Acer Aspire S3 comes with a screen 13 inches with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, large enough if it is only used to process the document and the like. As for watching HD movies, although the screen is too small but it looks very good, the lighting look right with a fairly sharp detail.
Watching HD display on this notebook is also supported by Dolby-grade sound quality. Yes, in the left corner of the Acer Aspire S3 seen a post Dolby Home Theater, suggests this product already supports output technologies.
Acer America has announced its new Aspire S3 model that is expect to launch on both the US and Canadian market. The Aspire S3 has a magnesium aluminum/alloy chassis that measures a mere 0.68 -inch and weighs only 2.983 pounds. The new Aspire S3-951 Ultrabook comes equipped with a 13.3-inch CineCrystal LED-backlit display with a 1366×768 resolution which features open cell design, it is powered by Intel’s Sandy Bridge Core i5 Processor, there is the presents of Intel HD Graphics 3000, up to 4GB of RAM, 20GB Solid State Drive and a 320GB Hard Drive.
The Acer Aspire S3 is also equipped with a large multi-gesture touchpad, a full size chiclet keyboard, there is a Crystal Eye 1.3 webcam plus you will get quality audio thanks to its professionally-tuned Dolby Home Theater v4 surround sound. Other specifications of the notebook includes WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0+ HSR connectivity, multi card reader, USB and HDMI ports and all of its connectors are located on the back of the device, keep the side sleek and clean but you can find the card reader on the left and right sides.
Acer Aspire S3 mainstay born with two features that were created some excellent features such as, Instant On, long battery life, up to a variety of applications.
Instant On, as the name suggests, this product can be quickly used when in a position of ‘asleep’ or when the laptop is closed immediately. Approximately 2-3 seconds until the computer can be used. In addition the Aspire S3 is also capable of connecting to nearby Wi-Fi quickly, which is about 2-5 seconds. Aspire S3 is claimed to be used up to 7 hours non-stop.
As for the application of this product is quite complete. There are already pre-installed McAfee Internet Security, Windows Live Essentials, Skype, Times Reader newsXpresso, Nook for PC, and some light gaming interesting.
Not to forget also entitled Clear.fi application made by Acer, this application is useful for sharing files over Wi-Fi as well as optimize battery power source.
Judging from the shape, features, and specifications of the Aspire S3 obviously targeting those users who want to appear simple. This product does have advantages in terms of design and light weight, but unfortunately the battery life does not fit as promised.
Acer Aspire S3
- 13.3″ HD Widescreen CineCrystal™ LED-backlit Display: (1366 x 768) resolution; 16:9 aspect ratio
- 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i5-2467M Processor 1.6GHz
- Intel® HD Graphics 3000 with 128MB of dedicated system memory
- 320GB SATA Hard Drive
- 20GB SSD Drive
- 2-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader
- 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™
- Bluetooth® 4.0+HS
- 1.3MP HD Webcam(1280 x 1024)
- Dolby® Home Theater® v4 audio enhancement
- Two Built-in Acer 3DSonic stereo speakers
- 2- USB 2.0 Ports
- 1- HDMI™ Portwith HDCP Support
- 3-cell Lithium polymer Battery
- Up to 6-hours battery life
- 2.98 lbs. system unit only