Acer Brings Home Theatre To Notebooks
- Five built-in speakers
- Detachable touchpad
- Equipped with USB 3.0
Acer’s latest foray into the notebook market is aimed at people who like to watch their movies on the go.
The company’s Aspire 5951G delivers a HD 720p experience, while the 8951G has a Full HD 1080p output. Dolby Home Theatre v4 sound system with five built-in speakers and subwoofer maximises volume output providing surround sound.
Also featuring an optional Blu-Ray Disc or a DVD optical drive, users can play movies on the sleek 16:9 frameless displays or extend the 1080p HD experience to a big screen TV via the latest version of the HDMI standard.
The chassis comprises of a sleek black design resembling a ‘silk tuxedo’ makes this notebook look as good as it performs. Further exuding style and elegance the notebooks feature a brushed aluminium magnesium hairline cover with stylish backlit Chiclet keyboard.
The Ethos uses a MediaRemote touchpad, which detaches for convenient use at a distance. The MediaRemote features Clear.fi music and video launch buttons that lets users easily control functions of media.
Powered by 2nd generation Intel Core i processors combined with Nvidia GeForce GT 500 series discrete graphics ensure good image quality and can smoothly engage in multiple applications at the same time for both gaming and HD video playback, claims Acer.
Equipped with super speed USB 3.0, data to and from external devices is 10 times faster than before. At the same time it can charge smartphones or other USB devices without turning on the laptop,
Having a longer battery life than its predecessors of up to 10 hours, the Aspire Ethos range utilises a 1.3MP HD webcam with H.264 encoding for the sharpest and smoothest HD video calling. Wireless connections on the Aspire Ethos 5951G/8951G are also reliable with its built-in wifi certified or gigabit Ethernet connectivity.
Additional features include VGA, USB 2.0 x 3, Multi-in-1 card reader with SDXC support, headphone/mic/line out ports and eSATA.
The new Acer Aspire Ethos notebooks deliver the kind of exclusive quality and innovation that only users with strong personality can interpret yet everyone can use.