Introducing the Acer Aspire S3, 13” at 13mm ultra-slim design in a full Aluminum/ Mg-Al frame, less than 1.4 kgAcer Instant On; resuming in 1.7 seconds, standby for up to 30 days.
Long battery life, smart performance with 2nd-generation Intel® Core™ family. All the best new experiences, changing your mobile-computing way of life!
Acer Green Instant On technology eliminates time wasted shutting down and restarting. Put the Aspire S Series to sleep, and spring it back to life in less than 2 seconds! After 8 hours in Sleep mode, or after the period you set, the notebook enters Deep Sleep, conserving battery life for up to 50 days1, 2… yet when you come back, it turns right on! And, with Acer Instant Connect, the Aspire S Series quickly reconnects to your most-used access points, so you can get on the Internet 4X faster,3, 4 whether you're at home, at work or in one of your favorite hangouts.
The Aspire S Series is razor-thin and featherlight, at just 13 mm (0.51") slim and under 1.4 kg5 -- a real delight to carry. Revolutionary display technology integrates the 13.3" frame, cutting the bezel thickness by a third, while the super-lightweight embedded lithium-polymer battery is custom-shaped to fit the ultra-thin chassis. The aluminum/Mg-Al case adds to the sleek look and feel, while protecting the LCD and making the Aspire S Series extra strong and durable.
The solid state drive (SSD) gives you quick access to your files, while an optional HDD6 offers huge storage space. The embedded lithium-polymer battery can last up to 72, 7 hours on a single charge, so you get great mobile freedom. Plus, professionally tuned speakers with Dolby® Home Theater® v4 trumpet cinema-quality audio, and HDMI® connectivity is your ticket to high-definition large-screen entertainment. Behind the scenes is a 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processor that enables speedier multitasking while consuming less power. What's more, the new airflow design keeps the notebook constantly cool for your comfort even when you use it for hours at a time.
Video chat anytime, anywhere with anyone you wish! The Acer Crystal Eye 1.3 MP HD webcam plus Acer Video Conference Manager instant messaging software make sure that you can see and be seen, hear and be heard, as clear as a bell. Browse and connect all you want with Wi-Fi®; share everything you have via Acer clear.fi -- the smartest way to enjoy multimedia among different devices within your network; and use Bluetooth® 4.0, featuring low-energy technology, for quick, short-range wireless file transfers.
1 In Deep Sleep mode, battery life lasts up to 50 days if the battery is fully charged when the notebook goes to Sleep.
2 The listed battery life is based on MobileMark 2007® productivity mode testing with wireless on. Details of MobileMark2007® testing are available at www.bapco.com. Battery life rating is for comparison purposes only. Actual battery life varies by model, configuration, applications, power management settings, operating conditions, and utilized features. A battery's maximum capacity decreases with time and use.
3 Time based on testing with the following applications open: Internet Explorer® 9 (Internet search and email web pages), PowerPoint® viewer (file size 68 MB) and Excel® (file size 108 MB) of Microsoft® Office® 2010 Starter, and logged in to Windows Live® Messenger 2011.
4 With previously used access points.
5 Depending on configuration.
6 With embedded SSD, which is integrated with the mainboard and dedicated to Acer Green Instant On. It is not visible in file explorers.
7 7-hour battery life is available on models fitted with an SSD for storage.
|Processor:||Intel® Core™ i5-2467M processor (3 MB L3 cache, 1.60 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.30 GHz, DDR3 1333 MHz, 17 W), supporting Intel® 64 architecture, Intel® Smart Cache|
|Memory:||4GB DDR3 Ram|
|Graphics Card:||Intel® HD Graphics 3000 with 128 MB of dedicated system memory, supporting Microsoft® DirectX® 10.1|
|Operating System:||Windows 7 Home Premium|
|Screen:||13.3 Inch HD 1366 x 768 resolution|
|Connectivity:||Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 6205 PCIe 802.11ABGN - Widi Support, Integrated Bluetooth|
|Built-In Devices:||Card Reader 2-in-1 card reader (SD™, MMC), Integrated Bluetooth, Battery 3-cell Li-polymer , Acer CrystalEye webcam|
|Warranty:||12 Months Onsite Pick Up and Return|