Acer has recently introduced its new TravelMate 3012 WTMi ultra portable notebook PC in India that is powered by Intel Centrino Duo Mobile Technology and features integrated Intel PRO/Wireless network connection, Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR and external DVD writer.
The new Acer TravelMate 3012WTMi notebook PC is powered by 1.66 GHz Intel Core Duo Processor T2300E with 2-MB L2 Cache, 667MHz FSB and it features Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset, 512-MB DDR2 RAM (upgradeable to 4-GB using dual soDIMM modules), 80-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive with Acer Disk Anti-Shock Protection (DASP) technology and external DVD-RW drive connectable at IEEE 1394 port.
The Acer 3012WTMi notebook PC’s durable aluminium cover is tough enough for your rough handling, while the latchless design makes it easy to open and operate.
Acer GridVista technology used in Acer 3012WTMi notebook PC automatically resizes open application windows, permitting more efficient multi-tasking and document comparisons up to 8 windows at once, on dual displays while Acer Empowering Technology adds efficiency to your notebook and your work.
More details about the Acer GridVista technology can be found at: http://www.acer.co.th/product/travelmate/AcerGridVista.htm.
The Acer 3012 WTMi notebook PC is equipped with 12.1-inch (30.73 cm) WXGA TFT CrystalBrite Widescreen Display which delivers maximum resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels with 16.7 million colours having 16:10 viewing ratio capable of multi-window viewing via Acer GridVista using integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 with Shared Memory which supports Microsoft DirectX 9.0 and PCI Express.
Widescreen Acer 3012WTMi notebook PC provides option for 5-in-1 card reader supporting Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO) and xD-Picture Card (XD) and comes with integrated 1.3 megapixels digital webcam and built-in microphone.
The Acer TravelMate 3012WTMi notebook PC has Acer OrbiCam which is a high resolution 1.3 megapixel CMOS camera capable of relaying high quality images and streaming video across internet. The camera features 225 degree ergonomic rotation, allowing a very wide area of views without requiring any screen adjustments.
The Acer VisageON technology used in TravelMate 3012WTMi notebook PC’s Acer OrbiCam keeps the image of the subject’s face in the center of the screen.
For high quality audio, Acer 3012WTMi notebook PC comes with 2 built-in speakers supporting Sound Blaster Pro and MS-Sound compatible audio output and it offers three highspeed USB 2.0 ports, ExpressCard/34 slot, a Type II PC Card slot and IEEE 1394 port connector which can be used for connecting external single/dual layer DVD writer.
Powered by Integrated Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG network connection (dual-band tri-mode 802.11a/b/g) for wireless connection, the new Acer 3242 NWLCi notebook PC is Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate) enabled which provides wider profile coverage and a transmission range of up to 3 meters and has integrated 10/100 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet and a 56kbps V.92 modem built-in.
The Acer PCI Express ezDock connector features one plug connectivity to 24 expansion ports and jacks for both current and legacy devices, transforms Acer TravelMate 3012WTMi notebook PC into a full function desktop computer and lowers total cost of ownership.
The IEEE 1394 bus powered external single/double layer DVD writer offers complete DVD disk compatibility and allows burning up to 8.5 GB of data on a single dual-sided DVD media.
Acer 3012WTMi Notebook PC
The Acer 3012WTMi is equipped with 53W 6-cell Li-ion battery pack which provides upto 2.5 hours of backup time. And its Acer QuicCharge technology allows 80% charge in 1 hour, 2-hour rapid charge system-off, 2.5-hour charge-in-use.
Measuring 11.7 W x 8.3 D x 1.0 – 1.3 H inches, the Acer 3012 WTMi notebook PC weight just about 1.5 Kgs without external DVD writer and it comes with genuine Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2 preinstalled. Other software boundled with notebook include Adobe Acrobat Reader, Acer Launch Manager, Norton AntiVirus (OEM), NTI CD-Maker (OEM), CyberLink PowerDVD (OEM and Acer GridVista.
Acer 3012WTMi notebook PC offers following ports for connection to various devices:
- 3 x USB 2.0 ports
- 1 x ExpressCard/34 slot
- 1 x Type II PC Card slot
- 1 x 5-in-1 card reader (SD/MMC/MS/MS PRO/xD)
- 1 x IEEE 1394 port (4-pin)
Used for the external dual layer dvd-write
- 1 x Fast infrared (FIR) port
- 1 x External display VGA port
- 1 x S-video/TV-out (NTSC/PAL) port
- 1 x Headphones/speaker/line-out jack with S/PDIF support
- 1 x Microphone/line-in jack
- 1 x RJ-45 Ethernet port
- 1 x RJ-11 modem port
- 1 x DC-in jack for AC adapter
- 124-pin Acer ezDock connector
Acer TravelMate 3012WTMi Notebook PC Features
- Intel Core Duo Processor T2300E, 1.66 GHz
- 2-MB L2 Cache, 667 MHz FSB
- Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset
- 512-MB DDR2, 533 MHz RAM Memory, upgradeable to 4-GB using dual soDIMM modules
- 12.1-inch (30.73 cm) WXGA TFT CrystalBrite Widescreen Display
Maximum resolution 1280 x 800, 16.7M colours
16:10 viewing ratio, multi-window viewing via Acer GridVista
- Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 with Shared Memory, supporting Microsoft DirectX 9.0 and PCI Express
- 80-GB Serial ATA hard disk drive with Acer Disk Anti-Shock Protection (DASP)
- 5-in-1 card reader: supporting Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO) and xD-Picture Card (XD)
- Integrated 1.3 Megapixel webcam
- Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG (dual band tri-mode 802.11a/b/g) Wireless Connection
- Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
- IrDA Infrared
- Integrated 10/100 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet; Wake-on-LAN ready
- 56K ITU V.92 modem with PTT approval; Wake-on-Ring ready
- 53W, 6-cell Li-ion battery pack, 3-hour battery life
- S-video/TV-out (NTSC/PAL) support
- Built-in Microphone
- Built-in Two Speakers
- Genuine Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2
- Dimension – 11.7 W x 8.3 D x 1.0 – 1.3 H – inches
- Weight – 1.5 Kgs
The new Acer TravelMate 3012 WTMi notebook PC is available in India at the price of Rs. 84,999- (plus local taxes) which includes 1-year limited local and International Traveller’s (Carry-in) Warranty. Visit www.acer.co.in for more details.