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ACER Aspire S3 Ultrabook, Revealed!

Written on September 05, 2011 by Adam Eve

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ACER's ultrabook - the Aspire S3 - made an appearance at this year's IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin.

During the consumer electronics show last Friday in Berlin, finally unveiled its . As previously noted, it will feature a 13.3-inch ultra-thin HD LED display and a super-lightweight, high density battery which provides up to 7 hours of energy. Moreover, it measures 0.507-inches thin and weighs less than 3 lbs.

The Aspire S3 also boasts ACER Green Instant On and Instant Connect . The Green Instant On will resume the device in 1.5 seconds if it is in sleep mode for less than 30 minutes, and in 6 minutes when it is in Deep Sleep. The ultrabook undergo Deep Sleep mode every 30 minutes of no activity as part of its battery-saving measures. The Instant Connect, on the other hand, can enable users to access the Internet in just 2.5 seconds.

The juicy ACER Aspire S3 features are posted below:

* Choice of 2nd-generation Core i3, i5, i7 ultra-low voltage CPUs
* 13.3-inch glossy coated HD LED display with a native resolution of 1366 x 768
* Two USB 2.0 ports and an HDMI-out port, all three full-sized and located on the back
* Choice of a 240 GB SSD model, or a hybrid 320/500 GB * HDD + 20 GB SSD (cache config)
* Up to 7 hours of battery life for the SSD-only model, and up to 6 hours for the HDD + SSD versions
* A 2-in-1 card reader that supports SD Cards and MultiMediaCards
* Integrated Acer Crystal Eye 1.3MP camera and microphone
* Acer InviLink Nplify 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED
Bluetooth 4.0 + HSR
* Dolby Home Theater v4, combo audio jack
* Windows 7 Home Premium or Professional
* Magnesium-Aluminum alloy chassis and a lid with a fingerprint-free metal finish
* Full-size Acer FineTip chiclet keyboard

The ACER Aspire S3 ultrabook will roll out on selected regions this month and ramp-up next month. The device will be priced between €799 and €1199. The company have plans to introduce the ultrabook to the US market; but the , and features are yet to be announced on an unspecified date.

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