Acer recently launched in India the Acer Aspire 3682 NWXCi entry-level Notebook PC which is powered by 1.6 GHz Intel Celeron M Processor 420 and it features Integrated Wireless LAN connectivity.
Weighing about 2.4 kg the Acer Aspire 3682NWXCi notebook PC is powered by 1.6 GHz Intel Pentium Celeron M Processor 420 with 1-MB L2 Cache, 533 MHz FSB and it features Intel 940GML chipset, 256-MB DDR II RAM (max. 2-GB), a 40-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive and DVD/CD-RW Combo Optical Drive.
With Linux preinstalled the Acer Aspire 3682 NWXCi notebook also sports integrated smart card reader, 4 USB v2.0 ports and S-Video TV port for direct connection to TV.
Equipped with 14.1-inch (35.18 cm ) TFT WXGA TFT LCD display with Acer CrystalBrite Technology, the Acer Aspire 3682 NWXCi notebook PC supports maximum resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels and it features integrated Intel/PRO Wireless 2200BG (802.11b/g) LAN connection, integrated 10/100 mbps Ethernet LAN card for wired networking, integrated 56 kbps v.92 fax/modem and 1 x Type II PC Card slot.
A first time non-tache buyer would find it touch to upgrade the linux version for enhanced functionality. Windows XP (though costilier) would suit most of non-techie users to start with.
3 x Hi-Speed USB – 4 pin USB Type A
1 x modem – phone line – RJ-11
1 x network – Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX – RJ-45
1 x display / video – VGA – 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
1 x audio – line-in/microphone – mini-phone 3.5 mm
1 x audio – line-out/headphones – mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
1 x audio – line-in – mini-phone 3.5 mm
1 x video – S-Video TV out
Acer Aspire 3682NWXCi Notebook PC Features
- Intel Celeron M Processor 420, 1.6 GHz speed
- 1 MB L2 Cache, 533 MHz FSB
- Intel 940GML Chipset
- 256-MB DDR II RAM (max 2048 MB)
- 40-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive
- DVD/CD-RW Combo Optical Drive
- 14.1-inch (35.18 cm ) TFT WXGA TFT LCD with Acer CrystalBrite Technology, 1280 x 800 resolution
- Intel/PRO Wireless 2200BG (802.11b/g) Connection
- 10/100 mbps Ethernet card
- 56 kbps v.92 fax/modem
- 1 x Type II PC Card slot
- AC/MC 97 soundcard and modem
- 3 USB 2.0 ports
- Acer SignalUp Technology
- Integrated Card Reader
- S-Video TV Out
- Dim: Width 14.3 in, Depth 10.8 in, Height 1.3 in
- Weight: 2.4 Kgs
- 6-cell lithium ion Battery, 2.5 hours backup
- Linux OS (preinstalled)
The Acer Aspire 3682 NWXCi with free Linux is available in India at the price of Rs. 28,499 (excluding taxes) with one year limited local and International Travellerï¿½s (Carry-in) Warranty.