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Acer launches new versions of Aspire Notebook and PCs

DECCAN CHRONICLE
Published : Aug 29, 2018, 6:16 pm IST
Updated : Aug 29, 2018, 6:16 pm IST

Acer launches the refreshed version of the Aspire Z 24 PC and new additions to the Aspire 7, Aspire 5, and Aspire 3 notebooks series.

The Aspire Z 24 is thin at 11mm (0.4 inches), with narrow bezels which is supported by a glossy V-shaped metal stand.
 The Aspire Z 24 is thin at 11mm (0.4 inches), with narrow bezels which is supported by a glossy V-shaped metal stand.

Acer launches the refreshed version of the Aspire Z 24 PC and new additions to the Aspire 7, Aspire 5, and Aspire 3 notebooks series.

The Acer Aspire Z 24 is the all-in-one home PC which is meant for families and designed for connectivity and casual applications such as web browsing, social media, watching movies and casual gaming.

The Aspire Z 24 is thin at 11 mm (0.4 inches), with narrow bezels which is supported by a glossy V-shaped metal stand. It is also equipped with a far-field microphone array made up of four digital microphones for voice-assisted tasks from up to 4 meters away (13.12 ft). It also features Acer TrueHarmony and Dolby Audio Premium technology to deliver clear audio through dual front stereo speakers.

The Aspire Z 24 is powered by the latest 8th Gen Intel Core i7+ desktop processor, with support for up to 32GB of Intel Optane memory and NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics. The 23.8 inch Full HD IPS screen can be viewed at up to 178 degrees and menus can be navigated using the 10-point touch display.

The Acer Aspire Notebook Range

The Aspire 7 features up to an 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8705G processor that features Radeon RX Vega M GL graphics on the processor package encased in a 16.9 mm, all-metal body, weighing 1.5 kg. The Aspire 5 gets integrated Gigabit Wi-Fi. The Acer Aspire 3 includes a built in optical disk drive3 drive.

The Acer Aspire 7

The Acer Aspire 7 comes with full metal chassis with magnesium-lithium bottom cover. It has a 15.6-inch IPS2 display with a narrow bezel design with resolutions of up to ultra HD (3840x2160), weighs 1.5 kg and measures 358 x 247.5 x 16.9 mm. At its heart lies an 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8705G or i5-8305G processor with Radeon RX Vega M GL Graphics and 4 GB HMB2 Graphics Memory—all in a single processor package.

It has up to 16 GB DDR4 memory, up to 512 GB of PCIe NVMe RAID 0 SSD storage, and a backlit keyboard. Featuring a 4K display with Acer ColorBlast technology and Acer Color Intelligence, and speakers featuring Dolby Atmos sound and Acer TrueHarmony technology, the Aspire 7 speeds through rich content creation, video and photo editing, as claimed by the company.

The Acer Aspire 5

the Acer Aspire 5 sports narrow, 7.82 mm bezel design with a 15.6-inch full-HD IPS display and Acer Color Intelligence. Users can adjust gamma and saturation in real-time, optimising screen color and brightness without clipping. It features up to the new 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with integrated Gigabit Wi-Fi, and up to an NVIDIA GeForce MX150 GPU.

The Acer Aspire 3

The 14-inch full-HD display of the Acer Aspire 3 comes in a variety of vivid colors and is perfect for delivering powerful multimedia experiences and entertainment, as claimed by Acer. The Aspire 3 also packs in up to 8GB of DDR4 2666 MHz memory, a precision Touchpad, Acer BluelightShield, an HDMI port, 3 USB ports and an optional built-in DVD drive.

The Aspire Z 24 PC, Aspire 7, and Aspire 5 notebooks powered by 8th Gen Intel Core processors will feature Amazon Alexa built-in.

The Acer Aspire Z 24 series will be available in North America in October, starting at $899; and in EMEA in October, starting at €899.99

The Acer Aspire 5 series will be available in EMEA in December 2018, starting at €549

The Acer Aspire 3 series will be available in EMEA in December, starting at €399.

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