Acer recently launched in India the Acer TravelMate 2428 NWXCi Notebook PC which is powered by 1.70 GHz Intel Pentium Mobile Processor 735A which offers Wireless LAN connectivity.
Measuring 33.5 L x 24 B x 3.4 H cm and lightweight at about 2.35 kg the Acer TravelMate 2428NWXCi notebook PC is powered by 1.7 GHz Intel Pentium M Processor 735A with 2MB L2 Cache, 400 MHz FSB and it features Intel 915GM Express chipset, 256-MB DDR II RAM, 400 MHz, a 60-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive and DVD/CD-RW Combo Optical Drive.
The notebook PC comes with Linux OS preinstalled with limited functionality.
Equipped with 14.1-inch (35.18 cm ) TFT WXGA display, the Acer TravelMate 2428 NWXCi notebook 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
Acer TravelMate 2428NWXCi Notebook PC Features
- Intel Pentium M Processor 735A, 1.7 GHz speed
- 2MB L2 Cache, 400 MHz FSB
- Intel 915GM Express Chipset
- 256-MB DDR II RAM, 400 MHz (max 2048 MB)
- 60-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive
- DVD/CD-RW Combo Optical Drive
- 14.1-inch (35.18 cm ) TFT WXGA, 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
- Dim: Width 14.3 in, Depth 10.8 in, Height 1.3 in
- Weight: 2.35 Kgs
- 6-cell lithium ion Battery, 2.5 hours backup
- Linux OS (preinstalled)
The Acer TravelMate 2428 NWXCi with free Linux is available in India at the price of Rs. 34,499 (excluding taxes) with one year limited local and International Travellerï¿½s (Carry-in) Warranty.