Acer has launched its new Acer Aspire 5738PG notebook PC which is its first notebook equipped with Windows 7 based multi-touch capabilities that allows users navigate websites, zoom in/out photos (like in touch mobile phones) and access entertainment and multimedia touch-applications by using fingertips. Accessed via the Acer Touch Portal, such applications are made to take advantage of the technology in ways we use every day.
Weighing about 2.80 kg the new Acer Aspire 5738PG multi-touch notebook PC is powered by 2.16 GHz Intel Pentium Dual-Core Processor T4300 featuring 2-MB L2 cache and 800 MHz FSB.
The Acer Aspire 5738PG notebook features Intel GM45 Express chipset motherboard with integrated 3D graphics, 2-GB DDR 3 SDRAM – 667 MHz (max 4-GB in 2 slots), 320-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive (7200 rpm) and 8x DVD Super Multi Double Layer DVD Writer.
The multiformat DVD writer is capable of burning both DVD+ and DVD- disc formats as well as dual-layer DVD+/-R optical discs allowing storage of up to 8.5 GB of data on each dual-sided DVD media. In addition the DVD writer can also burn 40x CD-R and 24x CD-RW medias.
The Aspire Aspire 5738PG is equipped with Windows 7 based multi-touch display technology that allows uses to touch screen anywhere using fingertips to play/edit video and photos, zoom in/out in browser screens, and write notes using handwriting on screen in addition to allowing finger gestures for predefined functions.
In addition to Acer Touch multi-touch feature, users also get Microsoft’s growing lineup of touch applications – such as Microsoft Blackboard, Microsoft Garden Pond and Microsoft Rebound that bring a new immediacy to gaming. Microsoft Surface Globe that lets users browse the world and zoom in on any location on a virtual 3D Earth. With Microsoft Paint users have a touch-based drawing tool for creating simple or elaborate illustrations.
Acer Aspire 5738PG multi-touch notebook is equipped with 15.6-inch (39.62 cm ) WXGA TFT LED backlit Wide HD display with integrated Windows 7 based Multi-touch display technology offering Acer CrystalBrite Technology which offers 1366 x 768 pixels native resolution in 16:9 aspect ratio supporting simultaneous multi-window viewing via Acer GridVista 16 ms response time, powered by ATI Mobility Readon HD 4570 Graphics Chipset with up to 512 MB of dedicated DDR3 video memory offering upto 1792 MB total shared video memory, supporting Unified Video Decoder (UVD), Microsoft DirectX 10x, Dual independent display support, 16.7 million colors.
For connectivity to various devices, the new Acer Aspire 5738PG multi-touch notebook PC comes equipped with integrated WiFi Link 5100, 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN Connection, and Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate) connection that gives 3 times faster data transfer speed. In addition the notebook also features 10/100/1000 gigabit Ethernet network card for wired networking, an integrated 56 kbps v.92 fax/modem, one Type II PC Card slot, AC/MC 97 soundcard and HDMI digital Out Port.
The Acer Aspire 5738PG multi-touch notebook PC also features 1.3 Megapixels Crystal Eye WebCam and built-in Microphone providing easy video conferencing via VoIP and video IM chats.
With Windows 7 Home Premium preinstalled (to be completly installed by end user) the Acer Aspire 5738PG multi-touch notebook PC also sports internal 5-in-1 media card reader – supporting Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO), xD-Picture Card (xD) cards.
Weighing 2.8 kgs, Acer Aspire 5738PG multi-touch notebook PC is equipped 48.8 W 4400 mAh Li-ion 6-cell battery pack which can provide upto 3.5-hour battery life. Acer QuicCharge technology enables 80% charge in 1 hour or 2-hour rapid charge system-off.
- ExpressCard/54 slot
- 4x Hi-Speed USB v2.0 – 4 pin USB Type A ports
- IEEE 1394 Port
- Modem – phone line – RJ-11
- Network – Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX – RJ-45
- External VGA – 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
- Line-in/microphone – mini-phone 3.5 mm
- Line-out/headphones – mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
- S-video/TV-out (NTSC/PAL) port
- Consumer Infrared Port
- 5-in-1 Media Card Reader
- HDMI Digital Out Port with HDCP adapter
Acer Aspire 5738PG Multi-touch Notebook PC Features
- Intel Pentium Dual-Core Processor T4300, 2.1 GHz speed
- 2 MB L2 Cache, 800 MHz FSB
- Mobile Intel GM45 Express chipset motherboard with integrated 3D graphics
- 2-GB DDR II SDRAM, 667 MHz (max 4-GB)
- 320-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive, 7200 rpm, 3 GB/Sec
- 8x DVD Super Multi Double Layer Optical Drive
- 15.6-inch (39.62 cm ) WXGA TFT LED backlit Wide HD display with integrated MULTI-TOUCH display Technology, Acer CrystalBrite Technology, 16:9 aspect ratio, 1366 x 768 resolution, high brightness 200nits, 16ms response time
- ATI Mobility Readon HD 4570 Graphics Chipset with up to 512 MB of dedicated video memory, Upto 1792 MB total shared video memory, supporting Unified Video Decoder (UVD), Microsoft DirectX 10x, Dual independent display support, 16.7 million colors
- WiFi Link 5100, 802.11b/g/n Connection
- 10/100/1000 gigabit Ethernet Network card
- 56 kbps v.92 fax/modem
- Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
- Two built-in Acer 3DSonic stereo speakers, Dolby 5 Stereo Sound
- Integrated Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR
- 1.3 Megapixels Crystal Eye WebCam
- HDMI Digital Out Port
- Built-in Microphone
- Separate Numeric Keypad
- 5-in-1 card reader, supporting Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO), xD-Picture Card (xD)
- Type II PC Card slot
- AC/MC 97 soundcard and modem
- 48.8 W, 4400 mAh Li-ion 6-cell battery pack, 3.5 hrs backup
- Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium
- Dimension: WxDxH – 383 x 250 x 26/37 mm
- Weight: 2.8 Kgs
The new Acer Aspire 5738PG Series notebook PC featuring all new multi-touch display technology and powered by Intel Pentium Dual-Core processor T4300 is available in India for Rs. 43,490 (excluding taxes) with one year limited local and International Travelers (Carry-in) Warranty. Please visit www.acer.co.in for more details.