Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook Review & Price
Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook : Thin and Beautiful
A new range of computing devices has been launched in the market called Ultrabooks. Created by Acer India, the Acer Ultrabook is said to be the thinnest device in the world. It represents the new class of mobile computers that provide wonderful performance and covers high potential of today’s laptops with tablet-like features. Being symbolized as an Acer trademark, this Ultrabook has already received good ratings due to the brand’s repute in the global market.
After becoming the number one netbook brand universally, Acer has created innovative and new line of devices which are comprehensively integrated with features of tablets and notebooks. Acer Aspire S3 is set to launch as the first ultrabook in the Indian market. It is powered by the second generation Intel®CoreTMprocessor family and is claimed to be the best in class performance. Acer has merged its performance with modified responsiveness and energy conscious innovations. Its slim and shiny Ultrabook is a desirable product for many not just because of its striking looks, but also due to its demanding specs.
- Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
- Processor : Intel Core i3-2367M / i5-2467M
- Memory : 4GB DDR3
- Storage : 320GB HDD
- Dimensions : 323mm (W) x 218.5mm (D) x 13.1/17.5mm (H)
- Battery : 3280 mAh
- Display : 13.3″ HD 1366 x 768 resolution LED-backlit TFT LCD
- Graphics : Intel HD Graphics 3000 with 128 MB dedicated memory
- Webcam : 720p audio/video recording
- Weight : 1.35 kg
Acer Aspire S3 is designed to provide 7-hour battery life and also offers Acer Green Instant On and Instant Connect (access to internet in just 2.5 seconds) features. Due to its improved power management, this ultrabook also provides energy efficiency. Its weight reduces due to the super-lightweight lithium-polymer battery which also prevents from accidental bursts. Moreover, the aerodynamic design has made Aspire S3 just 13 mm thick. Its weight has further reduced due to the Silver Mg-A1 alloy chassis which can be simply described as feather-light, but is very strong. It boasts a fingerprint-free Silver-Aluminum alloy lid that provides silky-smooth feel.
Acer believes that this innovative ultrabook is comparable to a multimedia machine. With its Intel® HD Graphics 3000, Aspire S3 also holds Dolby® Home Theater® v4that provides wonderful sound system. This Acer ultrabook comes with 1.3 megapixel camera and latest Bluetooth (4.0 – HSR technology). At present, Acer has incorporated USB 2.0 ports in S3, but the coming units might get USB 3.0 ports.
Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook Price
As far as the price is concerned, Acer Aspire S3 starts at Rs. 49,000/- This easy to carry ultrabook is targeted with 2500-3000 units to be sold in each month.